The table below looks at the statistics for Nmap skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nmap over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 388 392 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Nmap 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.023% -
As % of the System Software category 0.32% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £390 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Nmap
England

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

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1873 1904 1636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.92% 8.71% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1184 937
Average daily rate £400 £378 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 110 211
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% -16.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £24.40 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

Nmap
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Nmap Jobs Demand Trend in London

Nmap
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Nmap Daily Rate Trend in London

Nmap
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nmap across the London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Nmap Daily Rate Histogram in London

Nmap
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Nmap Hourly Rate Trend in London

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (94.44%) Nessus
2 12 (66.67%) Windows
3 10 (55.56%) UNIX
3 10 (55.56%) CISSP
4 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) HP
5 8 (44.44%) Wireshark
5 8 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (44.44%) Test Strategy
6 7 (38.89%) Firewall
6 7 (38.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 6 (33.33%) HTML
7 6 (33.33%) .NET
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle
7 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco
7 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 6 (33.33%) Degree
8 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (27.78%) Security Testing
8 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
8 5 (27.78%) CORE IMPACT
8 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (27.78%) TACACS

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 4 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Wireshark
2 7 (38.89%) Firewall
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
4 5 (27.78%) TACACS
5 4 (22.22%) Network Security
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (22.22%) HSRP
5 4 (22.22%) HTTPS
5 4 (22.22%) SSL
5 4 (22.22%) IPv6
5 4 (22.22%) Internet
5 4 (22.22%) OSPF
5 4 (22.22%) BGP
5 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 4 (22.22%) SNMP
5 4 (22.22%) tcpdump
5 4 (22.22%) snoop
5 4 (22.22%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) TestDirector
1 2 (11.11%) Metasploit
2 1 (5.56%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Tester
3 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Security Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Security Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Penetration Tester
5 3 (16.67%) Network Security Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Network Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Security Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Testing Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
1 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) JSP
3 2 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) UNIX
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 2000
5 4 (22.22%) AIX
6 2 (11.11%) Windows NT
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Test Strategy
2 7 (38.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 5 (27.78%) Security Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Workflow
5 4 (22.22%) Validation
6 3 (16.67%) Information Security
6 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
7 2 (11.11%) Use Case
7 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) SIEM
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
8 1 (5.56%) Service Management
8 1 (5.56%) ITSM
8 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.56%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) CISSP
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (22.22%) CEH
4 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 4 (22.22%) CCIE
4 4 (22.22%) CCSP
4 4 (22.22%) CCNP
4 4 (22.22%) DV Cleared
4 4 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (11.11%) GWAPT
5 2 (11.11%) OSCP
5 2 (11.11%) CISM
6 1 (5.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Snort
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 17 (94.44%) Nessus
2 8 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (27.78%) CORE IMPACT
4 2 (11.11%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) HP
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) IronPort
4 1 (5.56%) Qualys
4 1 (5.56%) MobileIron
4 1 (5.56%) Cyber-Ark
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