Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Nmap skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nmap over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network Mapper (Nmap)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 181 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 - -
Contract jobs citing Nmap 10 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.084% -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.56% 0.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate £500 - -
England median daily rate £500 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £13.95 -
England median hourly rate - £13.95 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -60.14% -

Nmap is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 642 488 517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 12.59% 10.25% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 302 288
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +29.88%
10th Percentile £275 £232 £300
90th Percentile £575 £588 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 10
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £14.53 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.37% +0.17% -17.71%
10th Percentile £13.13 £12.96 £12.38
90th Percentile £28.25 £51.50 £21.15
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.07 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.53% -24.14% +12.50%

Nmap
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Nmap as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Nmap in the West Midlands

Nmap
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Nmap in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Nmap in the West Midlands

Nmap
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nmap within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 9 £500 - 1
Nmap
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Nmap also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Nmap.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Nessus
1 10 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
1 10 (100.00%) Lua
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 10 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 10 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 10 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 10 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 10 (100.00%) Kali Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Patch Management
2 9 (90.00%) OSINT
2 9 (90.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 9 (90.00%) OSCE
2 9 (90.00%) Software Delivery
2 9 (90.00%) Security Architecture
2 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) SCADA
2 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) Threat Intelligence

Nmap
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) 802.11
1 8 (80.00%) HTTP
1 8 (80.00%) SNMP
1 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 6 (60.00%) VoIP
2 6 (60.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) 3G
4 1 (10.00%) 4G
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 10 (100.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Penetration Tester
1 9 (90.00%) Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (90.00%) SCADA
2 8 (80.00%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (60.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Kali Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 9 (90.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 9 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 9 (90.00%) OSINT
2 9 (90.00%) Patch Management
2 9 (90.00%) Security Architecture
2 9 (90.00%) Software Delivery
2 9 (90.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 8 (80.00%) Cyber Intelligence
3 8 (80.00%) Remediation Plan
3 8 (80.00%) Social Engineering
4 7 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (60.00%) Security Operations
5 6 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Secure Coding
6 1 (10.00%) Source Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Lua
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 8 (80.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
1 9 (90.00%) OSCE
2 2 (20.00%) CREST Certified
2 2 (20.00%) GPEN
2 2 (20.00%) OSCP
2 2 (20.00%) SANS
2 2 (20.00%) Tigerscheme
3 1 (10.00%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Nessus