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 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 624 621 599
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Contract jobs citing Nmap 9 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.033% 0.034%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.16% 0.37% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 8
Median daily rate £458 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £416 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £450 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
5551 4615 4270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.06% 8.85% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3608 2844 2521
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £256 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 142 147
Median hourly rate £28.00 £23.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £11.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £31.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

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
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 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Yorkshire - 6 £415 -
South East +13 1 - - 6
South West +6 1 £513 +13.88%
London -14 1 - - 3
Nmap
UK

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 20 (86.96%) Nessus
2 13 (56.52%) Metasploit
3 12 (52.17%) Information Security
4 11 (47.83%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (43.48%) SIEM
5 10 (43.48%) Firewall
5 10 (43.48%) HTTP
6 8 (34.78%) Linux
6 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (30.43%) Anomaly Detection
7 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 7 (30.43%) Use Case
7 7 (30.43%) Windows
7 7 (30.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (21.74%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) Information Management
9 4 (17.39%) CISSP
9 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS
9 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
9 4 (17.39%) Nexpose
9 4 (17.39%) OWASP
9 4 (17.39%) Security Operations
10 3 (13.04%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (13.04%) Attack Monitoring
10 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
10 3 (13.04%) Kali Linux
10 3 (13.04%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (13.04%) LogRhythm

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Mimecast
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Firewall
1 10 (43.48%) HTTP
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
3 3 (13.04%) LAN
3 3 (13.04%) WAN
4 2 (8.70%) Network Security
5 1 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) VPN
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Metasploit
2 3 (13.04%) AppScan
3 2 (8.70%) Fiddler
4 1 (4.35%) Burp Suite
4 1 (4.35%) GDB
4 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Security Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Security Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Security Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) IT Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) IT Security Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) SOC Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) jQuery
1 1 (4.35%) LAMP
1 1 (4.35%) Node.js
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.35%) CESG
3 1 (4.35%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Kali Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) Unix
5 1 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.35%) Solaris
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Information Security
2 11 (47.83%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (43.48%) SIEM
4 7 (30.43%) Anomaly Detection
4 7 (30.43%) Use Case
4 7 (30.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (17.39%) Information Management
5 4 (17.39%) OWASP
5 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Security Operations
6 3 (13.04%) Attack Monitoring
6 3 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (13.04%) Open Source
6 3 (13.04%) Threat Management
6 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (8.70%) OSSTMM
7 2 (8.70%) Security Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (4.35%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (4.35%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CISSP
2 2 (8.70%) CEH
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) GIAC
2 2 (8.70%) OSCP
2 2 (8.70%) SANS
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) CCSP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CISM
3 1 (4.35%) CLAS
3 1 (4.35%) CREST Certified
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ECSA
3 1 (4.35%) GPEN
3 1 (4.35%) GWAPT
3 1 (4.35%) GXPN
3 1 (4.35%) OSCE
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) HIPAA
2 1 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.70%) vSphere
1 2 (8.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (86.96%) Nessus
2 7 (30.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (17.39%) Nexpose
4 3 (13.04%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (13.04%) WebInspect
5 2 (8.70%) QRadar
6 1 (4.35%) Core Impact
6 1 (4.35%) HP Fortify
6 1 (4.35%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco
1 3 (13.04%) Forcepoint
1 3 (13.04%) HP
1 3 (13.04%) LogRhythm
1 3 (13.04%) Qualys
1 3 (13.04%) Rapid7
1 3 (13.04%) Tripwire
2 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
2 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Splunk
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) AlienVault
3 1 (4.35%) Intel