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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Qualys
Rank 416 400 406
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Contract jobs citing Qualys 8 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.052% 0.034%
As % of the Vendors category 0.077% 0.12% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 5
Average daily rate
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£449 £425 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £380 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £457 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
10425 10213 10562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.69% 44.57% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6885 6528 6618
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 208 303
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.56 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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
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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qualys within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -6 3 £405 -10.00%
Uxbridge - 1 £300 -
Qualys
England

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 8 (33.33%) Information Security
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) PCI DSS
2 7 (29.17%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 6 (25.00%) Database Security
3 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 6 (25.00%) Firewall
3 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (20.83%) Tripwire
4 5 (20.83%) UNIX
4 5 (20.83%) Change Management
4 5 (20.83%) Websense
4 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) PCI QSA
4 5 (20.83%) Imperva
5 4 (16.67%) Splunk
5 4 (16.67%) Cyber Security
5 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (16.67%) CEH
5 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (12.50%) IronPort
6 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
6 3 (12.50%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (12.50%) MobileIron
6 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared

Qualys
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Fiddler
1 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
1 13 (54.17%) Security Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Cyber Security Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Security Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Server Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) IT Security Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
1 1 (4.17%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Information Security
2 7 (29.17%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (25.00%) Database Security
3 6 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
4 5 (20.83%) Change Management
5 4 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (16.67%) Cyber Security
6 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
7 2 (8.33%) Server Patching
7 2 (8.33%) SIEM
7 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (4.17%) Security Management
8 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (4.17%) ITIL
8 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) DevOps
8 1 (4.17%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) PCI QSA
2 4 (16.67%) CEH
3 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP
4 1 (4.17%) CISA
4 1 (4.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) PCI DSS
2 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.17%) COBIT
3 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.17%) Nmap
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.83%) Websense
1 5 (20.83%) Tripwire
1 5 (20.83%) Imperva
2 4 (16.67%) Splunk
3 3 (12.50%) MobileIron
3 3 (12.50%) IronPort
3 3 (12.50%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) AppSense
5 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) McAfee
5 1 (4.17%) Sophos
5 1 (4.17%) Rapid7
5 1 (4.17%) Trend Micro