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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qualys over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Qualys
Rank 393 423 401
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -22
Contract jobs citing Qualys 21 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.086% 0.032% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.069% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £481 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.68% +79.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £431 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £556 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
11176 11603 11784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.94% 46.38% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7064 7470 7136
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 262 338
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £48.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Qualys
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Qualys across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Qualys also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Qualys.

1 19 (67.86%) CISSP
2 12 (42.86%) Information Security
2 12 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 10 (35.71%) CISM
4 9 (32.14%) Security Management
5 8 (28.57%) Firewall
5 8 (28.57%) Information Security Management
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.00%) HP
7 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
7 6 (21.43%) Internet
7 6 (21.43%) E-Discovery
7 6 (21.43%) ArcSight
7 6 (21.43%) Data Protection
8 5 (17.86%) Splunk
8 5 (17.86%) SAN
8 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
8 5 (17.86%) Windows
8 5 (17.86%) Linux
8 5 (17.86%) Legal
9 4 (14.29%) VMware
9 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (14.29%) CISA
9 4 (14.29%) ITIL
9 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 4 (14.29%) VPN
9 4 (14.29%) SIEM
9 4 (14.29%) Retail
9 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (10.71%) Network Security

Qualys
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Qualys also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Qualys. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) Internet
3 5 (17.86%) SAN
3 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
4 4 (14.29%) VPN
5 3 (10.71%) Network Security
6 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.57%) NAS
6 1 (3.57%) SSH
6 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 5 (17.86%) Legal
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Analyst
2 16 (57.14%) Security Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Security Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Information Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Network Operations Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Project Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Network Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Information Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Ethical Hacker
7 1 (3.57%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Solaris
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) AIX
3 2 (7.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Information Security
1 12 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
2 9 (32.14%) Security Management
3 8 (28.57%) Information Security Management
4 6 (21.43%) E-Discovery
4 6 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.29%) SIEM
6 3 (10.71%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
6 3 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (10.71%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C-shell
1 1 (3.57%) Perl
1 1 (3.57%) PHP
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) CISSP
2 10 (35.71%) CISM
3 4 (14.29%) CISA
4 3 (10.71%) CCNA
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.14%) CCSA
5 2 (7.14%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.57%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) CEH
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (3.57%) MCP
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.57%) CCSP
6 1 (3.57%) GIAC
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Postfix
2 1 (3.57%) Nmap
2 1 (3.57%) Snort
2 1 (3.57%) NFS
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) HP
3 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
3 6 (21.43%) ArcSight
4 5 (17.86%) Splunk
5 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco
6 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 3 (10.71%) Remedy
6 3 (10.71%) Sophos
6 3 (10.71%) Websense
7 1 (3.57%) Tripwire
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) McAfee
7 1 (3.57%) NetApp
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
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