The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tenable Nessus
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 132 -
Contract jobs citing Nessus 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.25% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 2.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £453 -
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 198 284 170
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 9.17% 10.09% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 192 94
Median daily rate £425 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +31.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 4
Median hourly rate £17.39 £13.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.81% -28.00%  
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nessus in Yorkshire

Nessus
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Anomaly Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Anomaly Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap