The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Qualys products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qualys over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qualys
Rank 393 421 405
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -16
Contract jobs citing Qualys 39 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.051% 0.074%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 11 12
Median daily rate £470 £448 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.02% +8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £370 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £600 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £450 £316
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +42.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 -
Qualys
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9181 10286 10157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.43% 43.59% 44.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6234 6812 6394
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 259 219
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% -3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.17 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Qualys
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Qualys Jobs Demand Trend in London

Qualys
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Qualys Daily Rate Trend in London

Qualys
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Qualys across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Qualys Daily Rate Histogram in London

Qualys
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qualys within the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
City of London +58 14 £450 +11.11% 4
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £530 -
Qualys
England

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 London region with a requirement for Qualys.

1 30 (47.62%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 24 (38.10%) Windows
2 24 (38.10%) CISSP
3 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
3 19 (30.16%) SIEM
4 18 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 18 (28.57%) Information Security
5 17 (26.98%) Linux
6 16 (25.40%) Security Operations
7 15 (23.81%) Splunk
8 14 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (22.22%) Unix
8 14 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 13 (20.63%) Intel Security
9 13 (20.63%) ArcSight
10 12 (19.05%) Vulnerability Management
10 12 (19.05%) Cyber-Ark
11 11 (17.46%) Cisco
12 10 (15.87%) Banking
13 9 (14.29%) Palo Alto
13 9 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (14.29%) Firewall
14 8 (12.70%) Nessus
14 8 (12.70%) Server Monitoring
15 7 (11.11%) SCCM
15 7 (11.11%) Network Security
15 7 (11.11%) Finance
16 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
16 6 (9.52%) NetApp
16 6 (9.52%) Microsoft

Qualys
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (3.17%) Apache
1 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
1 2 (3.17%) IIS
1 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Firewall
2 7 (11.11%) Network Security
3 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.76%) NetScaler
4 3 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.17%) DNS
5 2 (3.17%) HTTP
5 2 (3.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.17%) VPN
5 2 (3.17%) Wireless
6 1 (1.59%) IntruShield
6 1 (1.59%) SMTP
6 1 (1.59%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) AppScan
1 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.59%) Gatling
1 1 (1.59%) JIRA
1 1 (1.59%) JMeter
1 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 10 (15.87%) Banking
2 7 (11.11%) Finance
3 5 (7.94%) Publishing
4 4 (6.35%) French Language
4 4 (6.35%) German Language
4 4 (6.35%) Portuguese Language
4 4 (6.35%) Spanish Language
5 3 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (44.44%) Analyst
2 24 (38.10%) Security Analyst
3 17 (26.98%) Security Engineer
4 13 (20.63%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (17.46%) Senior Security Analyst
6 10 (15.87%) Operations Engineer
7 9 (14.29%) IT Analyst
7 9 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
8 6 (9.52%) CISSP Analyst
8 6 (9.52%) Senior IT Security Analyst
9 5 (7.94%) Active Directory Analyst
9 5 (7.94%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 5 (7.94%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (7.94%) Technical Security Analyst
10 4 (6.35%) Banking Analyst
11 3 (4.76%) Architect
11 3 (4.76%) Consultant
11 3 (4.76%) Information Analyst
11 3 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
11 3 (4.76%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.35%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.17%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.17%) PKI
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.59%) iPad
5 1 (1.59%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.59%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.10%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 17 (26.98%) Linux
4 14 (22.22%) Unix
5 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.35%) VMS
7 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.17%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.17%) Windows NT
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 19 (30.16%) SIEM
3 18 (28.57%) Information Security
4 16 (25.40%) Security Operations
5 14 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 12 (19.05%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (12.70%) Server Monitoring
8 5 (7.94%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.94%) Project Management
9 4 (6.35%) Presales
9 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.35%) Threat Analysis
10 3 (4.76%) Asset Management
10 3 (4.76%) Email Filtering
10 3 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (4.76%) Patch Management
10 3 (4.76%) Security Testing
10 3 (4.76%) Server Hardening
10 3 (4.76%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.17%) Python
3 1 (1.59%) Java
3 1 (1.59%) Ruby
3 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (38.10%) CISSP
2 9 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.52%) CEH
4 5 (7.94%) CCNA
4 5 (7.94%) CISM
4 5 (7.94%) Degree
4 5 (7.94%) MCSE
4 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.35%) CCNP
6 3 (4.76%) CISA
6 3 (4.76%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (4.76%) SANS
6 3 (4.76%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (3.17%) GCIA
7 2 (3.17%) GCIH
7 2 (3.17%) SSCP
8 1 (1.59%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.59%) GIAC
8 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.17%) COBIT
4 1 (1.59%) QA
4 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.52%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.59%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.59%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Nessus
2 7 (11.11%) SCCM
3 4 (6.35%) QRadar
4 1 (1.59%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (1.59%) EnCase
4 1 (1.59%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.59%) Nmap
4 1 (1.59%) OpenVAS
4 1 (1.59%) RSA Archer
4 1 (1.59%) RSA enVision
4 1 (1.59%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Splunk
2 13 (20.63%) ArcSight
2 13 (20.63%) Intel Security
3 12 (19.05%) Cyber-Ark
4 11 (17.46%) Cisco
5 9 (14.29%) Palo Alto
6 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.52%) NetApp
7 5 (7.94%) Fortinet
7 5 (7.94%) HP
7 5 (7.94%) VMware
8 4 (6.35%) Adobe
8 4 (6.35%) LogRhythm
9 3 (4.76%) AlienVault
9 3 (4.76%) Blue Coat
9 3 (4.76%) Juniper
9 3 (4.76%) Varonis
10 2 (3.17%) Remedy
10 2 (3.17%) Sourcefire
10 2 (3.17%) Symantec