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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qualys
Rank 403 417 422
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Contract jobs citing Qualys 23 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.049% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.11% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 3
Median daily rate £430 £378 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.90% -11.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £438 £370
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +18.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
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
9398 9924 10250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.22% 44.37% 43.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6400 6430 6717
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 225 213
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.85 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.79% -0.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.38 £50.00 £32.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 5 May 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 5 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
City of London +39 5 £460 +2.22% 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £500 -
Qualys
England

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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 London region with a requirement for Qualys.

1 16 (45.71%) Information Security
2 13 (37.14%) CISSP
2 13 (37.14%) Splunk
2 13 (37.14%) ArcSight
2 13 (37.14%) SIEM
3 11 (31.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
4 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 10 (28.57%) Security Operations
5 9 (25.71%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (22.86%) Cisco
6 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
6 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
7 7 (20.00%) CEH
7 7 (20.00%) Nessus
7 7 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (20.00%) Windows
7 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (17.14%) Palo Alto
8 6 (17.14%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (17.14%) Symantec
8 6 (17.14%) Intel Security
8 6 (17.14%) CISM
8 6 (17.14%) Firewall
8 6 (17.14%) SCCM
8 6 (17.14%) Network Security
9 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (14.29%) VMware

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 (5.71%) Apache
1 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
1 2 (5.71%) IIS
1 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (17.14%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) Network Security
3 3 (8.57%) NetScaler
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.71%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) HTTP
5 1 (2.86%) IntruShield
5 1 (2.86%) SMTP
5 1 (2.86%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.86%) Gatling
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) JMeter
1 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) French Language
2 3 (8.57%) German Language
2 3 (8.57%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Analyst
2 17 (48.57%) Security Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Security Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) ArcSight Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) SIEM Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Monitoring Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Security Monitoring Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Splunk Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Information Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Network Specialist
8 2 (5.71%) SIEM Specialist
8 2 (5.71%) SOC Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) VMS Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Network Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Operations Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.14%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.43%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) iPad
4 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.86%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
1 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Linux
4 3 (8.57%) Unix
4 3 (8.57%) VMS
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.71%) Windows NT
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Information Security
2 13 (37.14%) SIEM
3 11 (31.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 10 (28.57%) Security Operations
5 9 (25.71%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (14.29%) Information Security Governance
7 5 (14.29%) Information Security Management
7 5 (14.29%) Security Management
8 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
8 3 (8.57%) OWASP
8 3 (8.57%) Patch Management
8 3 (8.57%) Presales
8 3 (8.57%) Server Hardening
8 3 (8.57%) Server Patching
8 3 (8.57%) Threat Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.71%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (5.71%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.71%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
3 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) CISSP
2 7 (20.00%) CEH
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (17.14%) CISM
4 4 (11.43%) CCNA
4 4 (11.43%) Degree
4 4 (11.43%) MCSE
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.57%) CCNP
5 3 (8.57%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (8.57%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (5.71%) CREST Certified
6 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) GCIA
6 2 (5.71%) GCIH
6 2 (5.71%) GIAC
6 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) SSCP
7 1 (2.86%) CISA
7 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.71%) COBIT
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.86%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Nessus
2 6 (17.14%) SCCM
3 4 (11.43%) QRadar
4 3 (8.57%) OpenVAS
5 2 (5.71%) Nmap
6 1 (2.86%) EnCase
6 1 (2.86%) RSA Archer
6 1 (2.86%) RSA enVision
6 1 (2.86%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) ArcSight
1 13 (37.14%) Splunk
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) Intel Security
3 6 (17.14%) Palo Alto
3 6 (17.14%) Symantec
4 5 (14.29%) NetApp
4 5 (14.29%) VMware
5 4 (11.43%) Fortinet
5 4 (11.43%) HP
6 3 (8.57%) AlienVault
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.57%) Varonis
7 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.71%) Juniper
7 2 (5.71%) Lotus
7 2 (5.71%) Novell
7 2 (5.71%) Rapid7