The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Qualys products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qualys over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qualys
Rank 566 583 582
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs citing Qualys 55 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.034% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.074% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 11 15
Median daily rate £430 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £438 £370
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +18.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
Qualys
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22412 22965 22764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.97% 45.34% 45.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13989 13331 13114
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 710 1002 1026
Median hourly rate £18.28 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.12 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Qualys
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Qualys Jobs Demand Trend in England

Qualys
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Qualys Daily Rate Trend in England

Qualys
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Qualys Daily Rate Histogram in England

Qualys
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Qualys Hourly Rate Trend in England

Qualys
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qualys within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 24 £430 +13.90% 7
South East +13 19 £430 +43.33% 3
South West - 3 £493 -
East of England +3 2 £363 -23.68%
Yorkshire - 2 £475 -
North East - 2 £500 -
West Midlands - 2 £375 - 2
North West - 1 - - 1
Qualys
UK

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 England region with a requirement for Qualys.

1 42 (51.85%) Information Security
2 41 (50.62%) CISSP
3 34 (41.98%) PCI DSS
4 26 (32.10%) ArcSight
5 25 (30.86%) SIEM
5 25 (30.86%) Vulnerability Management
5 25 (30.86%) Windows
6 24 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 23 (28.40%) Cisco
7 23 (28.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 21 (25.93%) CISM
8 21 (25.93%) Splunk
9 20 (24.69%) Intel Security
10 18 (22.22%) Firewall
10 18 (22.22%) Unix
10 18 (22.22%) Degree
11 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
12 16 (19.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 15 (18.52%) Security Operations
13 15 (18.52%) IBM
13 15 (18.52%) ITIL
13 15 (18.52%) IIS
13 15 (18.52%) Linux
14 14 (17.28%) Oracle
14 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
14 14 (17.28%) CISA
14 14 (17.28%) Management Information System
14 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (17.28%) CEH
14 14 (17.28%) Network Security

Qualys
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 15 (18.52%) IIS
2 4 (4.94%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.47%) Apache
3 2 (2.47%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.47%) iPlanet
3 2 (2.47%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.47%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.22%) Firewall
2 14 (17.28%) Network Security
2 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
3 13 (16.05%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (4.94%) VPN
5 3 (3.70%) HTTP
5 3 (3.70%) NetScaler
5 3 (3.70%) SAN
5 3 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.47%) BIG-IP
6 2 (2.47%) DNS
6 2 (2.47%) FTP
6 2 (2.47%) Internet
6 2 (2.47%) LDAP
6 2 (2.47%) NAS
6 2 (2.47%) SSH
7 1 (1.23%) IntruShield
7 1 (1.23%) SMTP
7 1 (1.23%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.94%) MySQL
4 3 (3.70%) DB2
5 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.23%) Gatling
1 1 (1.23%) JIRA
1 1 (1.23%) JMeter
1 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 8 (9.88%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Retail
3 3 (3.70%) French Language
3 3 (3.70%) German Language
3 3 (3.70%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (3.70%) Spanish Language
3 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (40.74%) Analyst
2 31 (38.27%) Security Analyst
3 14 (17.28%) Architect
4 13 (16.05%) Security Architect
5 9 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) IT Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) IT Security Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) Security Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Consultant
8 6 (7.41%) Security Consultant
8 6 (7.41%) SIEM Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) ArcSight Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) CISSP Architect
9 5 (6.17%) Information Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) Information Security Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) TOGAF Architect
10 4 (4.94%) Operations Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) Security Monitoring Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) Security Operations Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) Web Services
2 2 (2.47%) J2EE
2 2 (2.47%) JSP
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Management Information System
2 13 (16.05%) Data Centre
2 13 (16.05%) Embedded Systems
2 13 (16.05%) Smartcard
3 10 (12.35%) Computer Science
4 9 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 8 (9.88%) Driving Licence
6 7 (8.64%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (4.94%) iPad
7 4 (4.94%) PKI
8 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.70%) Cryptography
9 2 (2.47%) Clustering
9 2 (2.47%) Grid Computing
9 2 (2.47%) HP Storage
9 2 (2.47%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (1.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.86%) Windows
2 18 (22.22%) Unix
3 15 (18.52%) Linux
4 13 (16.05%) Windows Server
5 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (9.88%) Solaris
8 7 (8.64%) Windows 7
9 6 (7.41%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (3.70%) VMS
11 3 (3.70%) Windows 10
12 2 (2.47%) AIX
12 2 (2.47%) Mac OS
12 2 (2.47%) Windows NT
12 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.85%) Information Security
2 25 (30.86%) SIEM
2 25 (30.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 16 (19.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 15 (18.52%) ITIL
4 15 (18.52%) Security Operations
5 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (17.28%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (16.05%) Business Development
6 13 (16.05%) Quality Management
6 13 (16.05%) SABSA
6 13 (16.05%) Security Management
6 13 (16.05%) TOGAF
7 12 (14.81%) Data Protection
8 11 (13.58%) ITIL V3
8 11 (13.58%) Security Architecture
8 11 (13.58%) Waterfall
9 10 (12.35%) Security Testing
10 9 (11.11%) Change Control
10 9 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.58%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) Java
3 4 (4.94%) Python
4 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.47%) C
4 2 (2.47%) C++
5 1 (1.23%) Ruby
5 1 (1.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (50.62%) CISSP
2 21 (25.93%) CISM
3 18 (22.22%) Degree
4 14 (17.28%) CEH
4 14 (17.28%) CISA
5 13 (16.05%) IISP
6 8 (9.88%) SSCP
7 7 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (8.64%) GCIA
7 7 (8.64%) GCIH
7 7 (8.64%) SANS
8 4 (4.94%) CCNA
8 4 (4.94%) CREST Certified
8 4 (4.94%) GIAC
8 4 (4.94%) MCSE
8 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.70%) CCNP
9 3 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
9 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.70%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (41.98%) PCI DSS
2 24 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (28.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (16.05%) ISAE 3402
4 13 (16.05%) ISO 9001
4 13 (16.05%) ISO27005
5 4 (4.94%) COBIT
6 2 (2.47%) JSP 440
6 2 (2.47%) QA
6 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.41%) BitLocker
3 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.23%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (16.05%) Nessus
1 13 (16.05%) SCCM
2 8 (9.88%) Nmap
3 5 (6.17%) OpenVAS
3 5 (6.17%) RSA Security Analytics
3 5 (6.17%) WSUS
4 4 (4.94%) QRadar
5 3 (3.70%) Nagios
5 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.70%) Opsview
5 3 (3.70%) RSA Archer
5 3 (3.70%) Salt
6 2 (2.47%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (2.47%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (2.47%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.47%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.47%) OpenView
6 2 (2.47%) SCOM
6 2 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (32.10%) ArcSight
2 23 (28.40%) Cisco
3 21 (25.93%) Splunk
4 20 (24.69%) Intel Security
5 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
6 15 (18.52%) IBM
7 14 (17.28%) Oracle
8 13 (16.05%) Barracuda Networks
8 13 (16.05%) Tripwire
9 10 (12.35%) F5
9 10 (12.35%) Sun
9 10 (12.35%) VMware
10 9 (11.11%) Symantec
11 8 (9.88%) Red Hat
12 7 (8.64%) NetApp
13 6 (7.41%) HP
13 6 (7.41%) Palo Alto
13 6 (7.41%) Sourcefire
14 5 (6.17%) Forcepoint
14 5 (6.17%) NetWitness
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