The table below looks at the statistics for Nmap skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nmap over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Mapper (Nmap)
UK / England
Rank 569 577 585
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing Nmap 10 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.066% 0.021%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.24% 0.74% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 8
Median daily rate £453 £455 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.54% +91.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £400 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £498 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £453 £455 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.54% +21.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
4101 4179 4197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.81% 8.91% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2758 2656 2497
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £297 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 128 145
Median hourly rate £28.25 £33.75 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.29% +58.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.72 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.39 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.14% +55.55%

Nmap
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Nmap as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nmap within the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +6 7 £450 -6.73% 1
London -6 1 £550 +20.87% 1
North West - 1 £650 - 2
East of England - 1 £275 -
Nmap
UK

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Nmap 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 England region with a requirement for Nmap.

1 21 (75.00%) Nessus
2 19 (67.86%) Firewall
2 19 (67.86%) CISSP
3 14 (50.00%) Linux
3 14 (50.00%) SANS
4 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
4 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
5 12 (42.86%) Splunk
5 12 (42.86%) Qualys
5 12 (42.86%) Unix
5 12 (42.86%) Windows
5 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 12 (42.86%) Elastic Stack
6 11 (39.29%) Nexpose
6 11 (39.29%) LAN
6 11 (39.29%) WAN
6 11 (39.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 11 (39.29%) Metasploit
6 11 (39.29%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (35.71%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (35.71%) Data Analytics
7 10 (35.71%) Analytics
7 10 (35.71%) ArcSight
7 10 (35.71%) VoIP
7 10 (35.71%) VPN
7 10 (35.71%) Intel Security
7 10 (35.71%) Intel
7 10 (35.71%) Patch Management
7 10 (35.71%) NetWitness
7 10 (35.71%) QRadar

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) Firewall
2 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 11 (39.29%) LAN
3 11 (39.29%) WAN
4 10 (35.71%) VoIP
4 10 (35.71%) VPN
5 6 (21.43%) Wireshark
6 3 (10.71%) HTTP
6 3 (10.71%) Network Security
7 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (7.14%) SSH
7 2 (7.14%) SSL
8 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Metasploit
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) AppScan
3 1 (3.57%) Burp Suite
3 1 (3.57%) GDB
3 1 (3.57%) sqlmap
3 1 (3.57%) WinDbg
General
1 2 (7.14%) Legal
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 7 (25.00%) Tester
3 6 (21.43%) Security Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Security Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (7.14%) SOC Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) ArcSight Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) ArcSight Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Azure Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (3.57%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) CISSP Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Security Penetration Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Splunk Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (7.14%) Sensu
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) CESG
3 2 (7.14%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (7.14%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) Unix
2 12 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Kali Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Cybersecurity
1 11 (39.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 10 (35.71%) Analytics
2 10 (35.71%) Case Management
2 10 (35.71%) Data Analytics
2 10 (35.71%) Patch Management
2 10 (35.71%) Security Monitoring
2 10 (35.71%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (28.57%) OWASP
4 7 (25.00%) Information Security
4 7 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (21.43%) SIEM
6 5 (17.86%) Network Packet Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Network Packet Capture
7 4 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (10.71%) Anomaly Detection
8 3 (10.71%) Change Control
8 3 (10.71%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) CISSP
2 14 (50.00%) SANS
3 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
3 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
4 8 (28.57%) SSCP
5 4 (14.29%) CEH
6 3 (10.71%) CISM
6 3 (10.71%) Degree
7 2 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (7.14%) CLAS
7 2 (7.14%) OSCE
7 2 (7.14%) OSCP
8 1 (3.57%) CCSP
8 1 (3.57%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (3.57%) CISA
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.57%) CREST Certified
8 1 (3.57%) GPEN
8 1 (3.57%) GWAPT
8 1 (3.57%) GXPN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (7.14%) RMADS
3 1 (3.57%) HIPAA
3 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) OpenSSH
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (75.00%) Nessus
2 11 (39.29%) Nexpose
3 10 (35.71%) QRadar
4 3 (10.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (7.14%) Ansible
5 2 (7.14%) Graphite
5 2 (7.14%) Kibana
5 2 (7.14%) logstash
5 2 (7.14%) Nagios
5 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.57%) Core Impact
6 1 (3.57%) HP Fortify
6 1 (3.57%) Puppet
6 1 (3.57%) Terraform
6 1 (3.57%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Qualys
1 12 (42.86%) Splunk
2 10 (35.71%) ArcSight
2 10 (35.71%) Intel
2 10 (35.71%) Intel Security
2 10 (35.71%) NetWitness
3 9 (32.14%) Apple
4 8 (28.57%) Snow
5 2 (7.14%) AppDynamics
6 1 (3.57%) AlienVault
6 1 (3.57%) Mercator