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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Qualys
UK / England
Rank 543 565 565
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Contract jobs citing Qualys 32 38 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.080% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 20
Median daily rate £438 £429 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £390 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £498 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £404 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +30.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £52.56 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.56 -

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
18312 20612 21761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.26% 43.15% 45.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11515 12504 12689
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 651 806 906
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.42 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +20 19 £431 -4.16% 4
South East +8 5 £440 +10.00% 2
North West - 3 £530 -
South West +5 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £450 -
East of England -3 1 £450 -14.28% 1
Qualys
UK

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 32 (51.61%) Information Security
2 30 (48.39%) Firewall
3 24 (38.71%) Windows
4 22 (35.48%) CISSP
4 22 (35.48%) Splunk
5 21 (33.87%) Vulnerability Management
6 20 (32.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 19 (30.65%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (29.03%) Intel Security
9 16 (25.81%) Linux
9 16 (25.81%) PCI DSS
9 16 (25.81%) SANS
10 15 (24.19%) SIEM
10 15 (24.19%) Unix
10 15 (24.19%) Nessus
10 15 (24.19%) SSCP
11 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
11 14 (22.58%) ArcSight
11 14 (22.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 13 (20.97%) QRadar
13 12 (19.35%) Security Operations
13 12 (19.35%) Patch Management
13 12 (19.35%) Nmap
13 12 (19.35%) CISM
14 11 (17.74%) VMware
14 11 (17.74%) WAN
14 11 (17.74%) Intel
14 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
14 11 (17.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 11 (17.74%) Degree

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 2 (3.23%) iPlanet
1 2 (3.23%) MQSeries
1 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (12.90%) Mimecast
3 3 (4.84%) SaaS
4 2 (3.23%) IaaS
4 2 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (48.39%) Firewall
2 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
3 11 (17.74%) WAN
4 10 (16.13%) LAN
4 10 (16.13%) VoIP
4 10 (16.13%) VPN
5 9 (14.52%) Network Security
6 3 (4.84%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (4.84%) NAS
6 3 (4.84%) SAN
6 3 (4.84%) SSH
6 3 (4.84%) VLAN
7 2 (3.23%) BIG-IP
7 2 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.23%) FTP
7 2 (3.23%) HTTP
7 2 (3.23%) Internet
7 2 (3.23%) LDAP
7 2 (3.23%) SSL
7 2 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) DB2
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Metasploit
1 1 (1.61%) MSI
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Advertising
3 3 (4.84%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (46.77%) Analyst
2 20 (32.26%) Security Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Security Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Security Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Architect
6 5 (8.06%) IT Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) SIEM Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Information Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.45%) SOC Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Security Specialist
8 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.84%) Vulnerability Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (4.84%) Web Services
3 2 (3.23%) J2EE
3 2 (3.23%) JSP
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.61%) OAuth
4 1 (1.61%) OpenID
4 1 (1.61%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.61%) SAML
4 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Cyber Attack
2 8 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 7 (11.29%) PKI
4 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.23%) CESG
5 2 (3.23%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (3.23%) Clustering
5 2 (3.23%) Grid Computing
5 2 (3.23%) HP Storage
5 2 (3.23%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.61%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.61%) RIA
6 1 (1.61%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) Windows
2 16 (25.81%) Linux
3 15 (24.19%) Unix
4 8 (12.90%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.45%) Solaris
6 3 (4.84%) VMS
6 3 (4.84%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.23%) AIX
8 1 (1.61%) CentOS
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Information Security
2 21 (33.87%) Vulnerability Management
3 20 (32.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 19 (30.65%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (24.19%) SIEM
6 14 (22.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 12 (19.35%) Patch Management
7 12 (19.35%) Security Operations
8 10 (16.13%) Analytics
8 10 (16.13%) Case Management
8 10 (16.13%) Data Analytics
8 10 (16.13%) Security Monitoring
9 9 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (11.29%) Coaching
10 7 (11.29%) Data Privacy
10 7 (11.29%) Line Management
11 6 (9.68%) ITIL
12 5 (8.06%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (8.06%) Project Management
12 5 (8.06%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) Java
1 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) PHP
2 1 (1.61%) VB
2 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (35.48%) CISSP
2 16 (25.81%) SANS
3 15 (24.19%) SSCP
4 12 (19.35%) CISM
5 11 (17.74%) Degree
6 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
6 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.23%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (3.23%) CLAS
9 1 (1.61%) CISA
9 1 (1.61%) CREST Certified
9 1 (1.61%) GIAC
9 1 (1.61%) GISP
9 1 (1.61%) ISEB
9 1 (1.61%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) PCI DSS
2 11 (17.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (12.90%) GDPR
4 7 (11.29%) COBIT
5 2 (3.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (3.23%) JSP 440
5 2 (3.23%) PA-DSS
5 2 (3.23%) RMADS
5 2 (3.23%) SLA
6 1 (1.61%) GPG13
6 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
1 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) BitLocker
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (24.19%) Nessus
2 13 (20.97%) QRadar
3 12 (19.35%) Nmap
4 10 (16.13%) Nexpose
5 3 (4.84%) SCCM
6 2 (3.23%) ArcSight ESM
6 2 (3.23%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (3.23%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.23%) OpenView
6 2 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.61%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (1.61%) CSIRT
7 1 (1.61%) SCOM
7 1 (1.61%) Sysprep
7 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Splunk
2 18 (29.03%) Intel Security
3 14 (22.58%) ArcSight
4 11 (17.74%) Intel
4 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.74%) VMware
5 10 (16.13%) NetWitness
6 9 (14.52%) Apple
6 9 (14.52%) Symantec
7 8 (12.90%) Cisco
7 8 (12.90%) Snow
7 8 (12.90%) Tufin
8 6 (9.68%) AlienVault
9 4 (6.45%) LANDesk
9 4 (6.45%) LogRhythm
9 4 (6.45%) Palo Alto
10 3 (4.84%) F5
10 3 (4.84%) ServiceNow
10 3 (4.84%) Tripwire
10 3 (4.84%) Varonis
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