The table below looks at the statistics for Nmap skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nmap over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank - - 223
Contract jobs citing Nmap 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.038%
As % of the System Software category - - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 - £243
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
576 659 580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.91% 8.95% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 409 355
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £205 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 51 56
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £126.00 £34.30 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Nmap
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Nmap across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Nmap Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Nmap
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Nmap across the City of London region.

Nmap Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Nmap also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Nmap.

1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) VMware

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Nmap also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Nmap. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) C-shell
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) Snort
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (33.33%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Tripwire
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk