The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Nessus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tenable Nessus
England / West Midlands
Rank - - 121
Contract jobs citing Nessus 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £455 £400
% change year-on-year -23.07% +13.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 -

Nessus is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 157 234 198
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 6.82% 8.68% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 111 99
Median daily rate £475 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £310 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 31
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.73% -23.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £11.15 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £25.65 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Nessus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in the West Midlands

Nessus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nessus in the West Midlands