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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Qualys
UK / England
Rank 540 562 550
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Contract jobs citing Qualys 28 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.061% 0.057%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 21
Median daily rate £438 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £386 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +25.98%
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
18774 19708 20813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.20% 43.03% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11666 11753 12409
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £234 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 662 805 918
Median hourly rate £19.77 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.42 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +2 10 £431 -13.75% 6
South East +10 7 £400 - 3
North West - 6 £438 -
South West +7 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £450 -
East of England - 1 £450 -
Qualys
UK

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 31 (51.67%) Information Security
2 30 (50.00%) Windows
3 26 (43.33%) Firewall
4 25 (41.67%) Intel Security
5 24 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 19 (31.67%) CISSP
7 18 (30.00%) Unix
8 17 (28.33%) SIEM
9 16 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 16 (26.67%) Linux
10 15 (25.00%) Nessus
10 15 (25.00%) Splunk
11 14 (23.33%) Cybersecurity
12 13 (21.67%) Patch Management
12 13 (21.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 13 (21.67%) Nmap
12 13 (21.67%) TCP/IP
12 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
13 12 (20.00%) Finance
13 12 (20.00%) VMware
13 12 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
14 11 (18.33%) SANS
14 11 (18.33%) VPN
14 11 (18.33%) WAN
14 11 (18.33%) ArcSight
15 10 (16.67%) Data Analytics
15 10 (16.67%) Analytics
15 10 (16.67%) Nexpose
15 10 (16.67%) LAN
15 10 (16.67%) VoIP

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 3 (5.00%) iPlanet
1 3 (5.00%) MQSeries
1 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.00%) Mimecast
3 2 (3.33%) IaaS
3 2 (3.33%) PaaS
3 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (43.33%) Firewall
2 13 (21.67%) TCP/IP
3 11 (18.33%) VPN
3 11 (18.33%) WAN
4 10 (16.67%) LAN
4 10 (16.67%) VoIP
5 8 (13.33%) Network Security
6 7 (11.67%) NAS
6 7 (11.67%) SAN
7 4 (6.67%) DNS
8 3 (5.00%) BIG-IP
8 3 (5.00%) FTP
8 3 (5.00%) LDAP
8 3 (5.00%) SSH
9 2 (3.33%) DHCP
9 2 (3.33%) FCoE
9 2 (3.33%) HTTP
9 2 (3.33%) Internet
9 2 (3.33%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) DB2
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MSI
2 1 (1.67%) AppScan
2 1 (1.67%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Advertising
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (48.33%) Analyst
2 17 (28.33%) Security Analyst
3 10 (16.67%) Consultant
4 9 (15.00%) Security Consultant
5 6 (10.00%) Information Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) SIEM Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Vulnerability Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) CISSP Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) IT Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) ELK Stack
2 4 (6.67%) Web Services
3 3 (5.00%) J2EE
3 3 (5.00%) JSP
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Cyber Attack
2 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) PKI
4 3 (5.00%) CESG
4 3 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (5.00%) Clustering
4 3 (5.00%) Grid Computing
4 3 (5.00%) HP Storage
4 3 (5.00%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (5.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.67%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.67%) NHS
5 1 (1.67%) RIA
5 1 (1.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.00%) Windows
2 18 (30.00%) Unix
3 16 (26.67%) Linux
4 10 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 6 (10.00%) Solaris
5 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.00%) AIX
6 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) Information Security
2 24 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 17 (28.33%) SIEM
4 16 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 14 (23.33%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (21.67%) Patch Management
6 13 (21.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 12 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
8 10 (16.67%) Analytics
8 10 (16.67%) Case Management
8 10 (16.67%) Data Analytics
9 9 (15.00%) ITIL
10 8 (13.33%) Security Operations
11 7 (11.67%) Project Management
11 7 (11.67%) Risk Management
12 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
13 4 (6.67%) ITIL V3
13 4 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) VB
3 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (31.67%) CISSP
2 11 (18.33%) SANS
3 10 (16.67%) SSCP
4 9 (15.00%) CISM
5 8 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 6 (10.00%) Degree
7 4 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (5.00%) CLAS
9 2 (3.33%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (3.33%) CISA
9 2 (3.33%) GISP
10 1 (1.67%) CREST Certified
10 1 (1.67%) GIAC
10 1 (1.67%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (8.33%) SLA
4 4 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (5.00%) COBIT
5 3 (5.00%) GDPR
5 3 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (5.00%) JSP 440
6 2 (3.33%) PA-DSS
6 2 (3.33%) RMADS
System Software
1 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.33%) NFS
5 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.67%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) Nessus
2 13 (21.67%) Nmap
3 10 (16.67%) Nexpose
3 10 (16.67%) QRadar
4 8 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (6.67%) SCCM
6 3 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (5.00%) NetBackup
6 3 (5.00%) OpenView
6 3 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (5.00%) WSUS
7 2 (3.33%) Sysprep
8 1 (1.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 1 (1.67%) CSIRT
8 1 (1.67%) HP Fortify
8 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.67%) SCOM
8 1 (1.67%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Intel Security
2 15 (25.00%) Splunk
3 12 (20.00%) VMware
4 11 (18.33%) ArcSight
5 10 (16.67%) Intel
5 10 (16.67%) NetWitness
6 9 (15.00%) Apple
7 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (10.00%) Cisco
8 6 (10.00%) LANDesk
8 6 (10.00%) Symantec
9 5 (8.33%) HP
10 4 (6.67%) LogRhythm
10 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
11 3 (5.00%) BEA
11 3 (5.00%) BMC
11 3 (5.00%) EMC
11 3 (5.00%) NetApp
11 3 (5.00%) Opsware
11 3 (5.00%) Veritas
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