The table below looks at the statistics for Nmap skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nmap over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 608 596 572
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -24
Contract jobs citing Nmap 13 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.006% 0.040%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.26% 0.072% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 9
Average daily rate £500 £241 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+107.25% -26.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £328
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +29.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Nmap
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5031 4155 3906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.82% 8.21% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3225 2536 2278
Average daily rate £450 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 192 154
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.19 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -10.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

Nmap
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Nmap across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Nmap Jobs Demand Trend in England

Nmap
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Nmap Daily Rate Trend in England

Nmap
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nmap across the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Nmap Daily Rate Histogram in England

Nmap
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Nmap across the England region.

Nmap Hourly Rate Trend in England

Nmap
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nmap within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 8 £500 +107.25% 5
Yorkshire - 3 £369 - 1
South East -14 1 - - 1
South West - 1 £493 -
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Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 40 (93.02%) Nessus
2 24 (55.81%) Information Security
2 24 (55.81%) Metasploit
3 23 (53.49%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (51.16%) HTTP
5 20 (46.51%) QRadar
6 19 (44.19%) Cyberthreat
6 19 (44.19%) ArcSight
6 19 (44.19%) Information Management
7 17 (39.53%) Splunk
8 16 (37.21%) Intrusion Detection
8 16 (37.21%) GCIA
8 16 (37.21%) Windows
9 14 (32.56%) Linux
9 14 (32.56%) GSEC
10 13 (30.23%) Firewall
11 12 (27.91%) Network Security
12 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
13 10 (23.26%) SIEM
14 8 (18.60%) Qualys
14 8 (18.60%) Unix
15 7 (16.28%) PCI DSS
15 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
16 6 (13.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
16 6 (13.95%) Wireshark
16 6 (13.95%) Finance
16 6 (13.95%) Ethical Hacking
16 6 (13.95%) CEH
16 6 (13.95%) GCIH

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 (2.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (51.16%) HTTP
2 16 (37.21%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (30.23%) Firewall
4 12 (27.91%) Network Security
5 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
6 6 (13.95%) Wireshark
7 5 (11.63%) LAN
7 5 (11.63%) WAN
8 3 (6.98%) VPN
9 1 (2.33%) DNS
9 1 (2.33%) Internet
9 1 (2.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 24 (55.81%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.33%) AppScan
2 1 (2.33%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Advertising
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (72.09%) Analyst
2 22 (51.16%) Security Analyst
3 13 (30.23%) SOC Analyst
4 11 (25.58%) ArcSight Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Splunk Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Security Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) IT Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) IT Security Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Security Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Security Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) SOC Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Solutions Consultant
10 1 (2.33%) IT Analyst
10 1 (2.33%) Operational Security Manager
10 1 (2.33%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Regular Expression
2 2 (4.65%) Middleware
3 1 (2.33%) LAMP
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (53.49%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (44.19%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (9.30%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (6.98%) Cryptography
4 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.98%) PKI
5 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Linux
3 8 (18.60%) Unix
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.98%) Solaris
6 1 (2.33%) Android
6 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.33%) Kali Linux
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Information Security
2 19 (44.19%) Information Management
3 10 (23.26%) SIEM
4 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (13.95%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (13.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (11.63%) Attack Monitoring
5 5 (11.63%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (11.63%) OWASP
5 5 (11.63%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (11.63%) Security Operations
5 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (6.98%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (6.98%) SDLC
6 3 (6.98%) Threat Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Validation
7 1 (2.33%) Application Discovery
7 1 (2.33%) Computer Forensics
7 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) Java
2 2 (4.65%) C
2 2 (4.65%) C++
2 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.65%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) GCIA
2 14 (32.56%) GSEC
3 6 (13.95%) CEH
3 6 (13.95%) GCIH
4 5 (11.63%) GCED
5 4 (9.30%) CREST Certified
5 4 (9.30%) GIAC
6 3 (6.98%) CISSP
7 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.65%) GCFW
7 2 (4.65%) GCUX
7 2 (4.65%) GCWN
7 2 (4.65%) OSCP
7 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.33%) CISM
8 1 (2.33%) Degree
8 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.30%) vSphere
1 4 (9.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 40 (93.02%) Nessus
2 20 (46.51%) QRadar
3 4 (9.30%) OpenVAS
4 1 (2.33%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) ArcSight
2 17 (39.53%) Splunk
3 8 (18.60%) Qualys
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco
4 5 (11.63%) Forcepoint
4 5 (11.63%) HP
4 5 (11.63%) LogRhythm
4 5 (11.63%) Tripwire
5 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
5 4 (9.30%) Citrix
5 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.30%) VMware
6 1 (2.33%) AlienVault
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