The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Qualys products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qualys over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Qualys, Inc.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qualys
Rank 148 194 204
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +10
Contract jobs citing Qualys 13 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.035% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 0.082% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
Median daily rate £470 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.93% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £383 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 -
Qualys
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1369 2433 2626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.43% 42.40% 44.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1054 1808 1822
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 64 40
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

Qualys
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Qualys as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Qualys Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Qualys
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Qualys Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Qualys 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 City of London region with a requirement for Qualys.

1 12 (85.71%) CISSP
2 11 (78.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 9 (64.29%) Cyber-Ark
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Intel Security
4 8 (57.14%) Banking
5 7 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (42.86%) Windows
6 6 (42.86%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 4 (28.57%) Network Security
8 3 (21.43%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (21.43%) CEH
8 3 (21.43%) SCCM
8 3 (21.43%) Unix
8 3 (21.43%) MCSE
8 3 (21.43%) CCNA
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (21.43%) NetApp
8 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (21.43%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
9 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
9 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (14.29%) Mac OS

Qualys
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) SMTP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) tcpdump
2 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) French Language
2 2 (14.29%) German Language
2 2 (14.29%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (14.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Security Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Security Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) IT Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Technical Security Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) CISSP Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) VMS Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) ArcSight Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Manager
7 1 (7.14%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
4 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
4 2 (14.29%) VMS
4 2 (14.29%) Windows NT
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 7 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 1 (7.14%) Email Filtering
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.14%) SIEM
5 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 2 (14.29%) Python
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CISSP
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) CEH
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) GCIA
3 1 (7.14%) GCIH
3 1 (7.14%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cyber-Ark
1 9 (64.29%) Intel Security
2 3 (21.43%) NetApp
3 2 (14.29%) ArcSight
3 2 (14.29%) Lotus
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Novell
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Splunk