The table below looks at the statistics for Nmap skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nmap over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Mapper (Nmap)
Rank 263 236 230
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -6
Contract jobs citing Nmap 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.087% 0.035%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.20% 1.00% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
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£413 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £473 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +3.84%
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 Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1003 802 915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.50% 8.74% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 407 455
Average daily rate £388 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £220 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 52
Average hourly rate £23.50 £15.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.20% -21.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £25.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%

Nmap
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Nmap Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Nmap
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Nmap Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Nmap
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nmap within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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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
Hampshire -6 1 £425 +25.92%
Oxfordshire - 1 £400 -
Nmap
England

Nmap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 1 (33.33%) Security Hardening
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Coverity
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

Nmap
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Product Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Testing Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Security Hardening
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Coverity