Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for Nessus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nessus over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Tenable Nessus
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 62 67
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5 -
Contract jobs citing Nessus 8 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.20% 1.27% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.76% 7.79% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Sheffield median daily rate £400 £408 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% -15.98% -
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £408 £485
% change year-on-year -1.84% -15.98% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Nessus is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 82 154 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 12.28% 16.24% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 106 61
Sheffield median daily rate £500 £475 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +14.46% +50.91%
10th Percentile £315 £334 £281
90th Percentile £609 £575 £518
South Yorkshire median daily rate £495 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +4.21% +18.75% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Sheffield median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +94.44% -75.34%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -25.71% -20.45% -12.00%

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Nessus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in Sheffield

Nessus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Nessus in Sheffield.

Contractor daily rate trend for Nessus in Sheffield

Nessus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nessus in Sheffield over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nessus in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Nessus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 8 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 8 (100.00%) SIEM
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) HTTP
2 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (62.50%) Use Case
2 5 (62.50%) Anomaly Detection
2 5 (62.50%) Nmap
2 5 (62.50%) Metasploit
2 5 (62.50%) Threat Modelling
2 5 (62.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Threat Detection
2 5 (62.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (62.50%) Threat Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 3 (37.50%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (37.50%) Power BI
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Operations

Nessus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SIEM
2 5 (62.50%) Anomaly Detection
2 5 (62.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (62.50%) Threat Detection
2 5 (62.50%) Threat Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Threat Modelling
2 5 (62.50%) Use Case
3 3 (37.50%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 5 (62.50%) Nmap