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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qualys
Rank 167 176 207
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +31
Contract jobs citing Qualys 5 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.26% 0.068%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.61% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 4
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £306 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £453 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £409 £395
% change year-on-year
+11.62% +3.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1443 1958 2720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.21% 42.48% 46.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1096 1468 1920
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 39 61
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.47 £22.50 £32.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Qualys across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Qualys Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 15 (83.33%) CISSP
2 14 (77.78%) Intel Security
2 14 (77.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
4 12 (66.67%) Cyber-Ark
5 10 (55.56%) Banking
6 9 (50.00%) Windows
6 9 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
7 7 (38.89%) Linux
8 4 (22.22%) VMware
8 4 (22.22%) Network Security
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (16.67%) SCCM
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 3 (16.67%) CEH
9 3 (16.67%) Unix
9 3 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
9 3 (16.67%) DNS
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) CCNA
9 3 (16.67%) MCSE
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (16.67%) NetApp
10 2 (11.11%) Novell

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 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
1 2 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Network Security
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) NAS
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) FCoE
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) HTTP
4 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.56%) SMTP
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) tcpdump
4 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (55.56%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) French Language
2 2 (11.11%) German Language
2 2 (11.11%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (11.11%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
1 12 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Senior Analyst
2 11 (61.11%) Senior Security Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) IT Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) IT Security Analyst
4 6 (33.33%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Active Directory Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Technical Security Analyst
6 4 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
6 4 (22.22%) CISSP Analyst
7 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
8 2 (11.11%) Administrator
8 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (11.11%) VMS Engineer
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Unix
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
4 2 (11.11%) VMS
4 2 (11.11%) Windows NT
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 9 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Email Filtering
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.11%) Release Management
4 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 2 (11.11%) SIEM
4 2 (11.11%) Web Filtering
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.11%) Python
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
2 3 (16.67%) CEH
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) GCIA
3 1 (5.56%) GCIH
3 1 (5.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) COBIT
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) NFS
4 1 (5.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.56%) Nessus
3 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Intel Security
2 12 (66.67%) Cyber-Ark
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) NetApp
5 2 (11.11%) Lotus
5 2 (11.11%) Novell
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Splunk