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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Mapper (Nmap)
UK / England
Rank 550 564 563
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing Nmap 20 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.064% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.46% 0.73% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 10
Median daily rate £450 £455 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% +73.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £400 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £455 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +7.05%
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
4359 4093 4106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.49% 8.79% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2889 2554 2486
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 £322 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 143 132
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +16.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.63 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+6.97% +2.38%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +17 8 £450 -4.76% 2
North West - 8 £450 - 3
London -8 2 £463 +1.64% 3
South East +22 1 £400 - 1
East of England - 1 £275 -
Nmap
UK

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 22 (78.57%) Nessus
2 20 (71.43%) Firewall
2 20 (71.43%) CISSP
3 14 (50.00%) Linux
3 14 (50.00%) SANS
4 13 (46.43%) Unix
4 13 (46.43%) Windows
4 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
4 13 (46.43%) Qualys
4 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
4 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
5 11 (39.29%) Metasploit
5 11 (39.29%) Splunk
5 11 (39.29%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (39.29%) VPN
5 11 (39.29%) LAN
5 11 (39.29%) WAN
5 11 (39.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 11 (39.29%) Nexpose
5 11 (39.29%) ELK Stack
6 10 (35.71%) Patch Management
6 10 (35.71%) NetWitness
6 10 (35.71%) QRadar
6 10 (35.71%) Case Management
6 10 (35.71%) Security Monitoring
6 10 (35.71%) VoIP
6 10 (35.71%) Intel Security
6 10 (35.71%) Intel
6 10 (35.71%) Vulnerability Management
6 10 (35.71%) Data Analytics

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 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (71.43%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
3 11 (39.29%) LAN
3 11 (39.29%) VPN
3 11 (39.29%) WAN
4 10 (35.71%) VoIP
5 6 (21.43%) Wireshark
6 3 (10.71%) HTTP
6 3 (10.71%) Network Security
7 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.57%) SSH
8 1 (3.57%) SSL
8 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Metasploit
2 1 (3.57%) AppScan
2 1 (3.57%) Burp Suite
2 1 (3.57%) GDB
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) sqlmap
2 1 (3.57%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
3 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%) Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Security Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Security Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) SOC Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) ArcSight Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) ArcSight Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Azure Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) CISSP Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Security Penetration Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Splunk Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Splunk Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) ELK Stack
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) CESG
3 3 (10.71%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (10.71%) Cryptography
3 3 (10.71%) PKI
4 2 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.57%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Unix
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Solaris
3 3 (10.71%) 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%) Information Security
4 7 (25.00%) OWASP
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
7 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.71%) Change Control
8 3 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.57%) C
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) C++
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) 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
5 4 (14.29%) CISM
5 4 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) CLAS
7 2 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (7.14%) OSCE
7 2 (7.14%) OSCP
8 1 (3.57%) CCNP
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%) GPEN
8 1 (3.57%) GWAPT
8 1 (3.57%) GXPN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (10.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (7.14%) RMADS
4 1 (3.57%) HIPAA
4 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 22 (78.57%) Nessus
2 11 (39.29%) Nexpose
3 10 (35.71%) QRadar
4 3 (10.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (3.57%) Ansible
5 1 (3.57%) Core Impact
5 1 (3.57%) Graphite
5 1 (3.57%) HP Fortify
5 1 (3.57%) Kibana
5 1 (3.57%) logstash
5 1 (3.57%) Nagios
5 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.57%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Qualys
2 11 (39.29%) Splunk
3 10 (35.71%) ArcSight
3 10 (35.71%) Intel
3 10 (35.71%) Intel Security
3 10 (35.71%) NetWitness
4 9 (32.14%) Apple
5 1 (3.57%) AlienVault
5 1 (3.57%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.57%) Mercator