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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qualys
Rank 409 415 399
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Contract jobs citing Qualys 30 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.32% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 25
Median daily rate £382 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £409 £395
% change year-on-year
+11.62% +3.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
9640 9657 11175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.72% 41.65% 45.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6374 6410 7274
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 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 197 251
Median hourly rate £17.98 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.13% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +16 5 £450 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £530 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
Qualys
England

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (46.88%) Windows
2 26 (40.63%) Active Directory
3 24 (37.50%) CISSP
3 24 (37.50%) Intel Security
3 24 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 21 (32.81%) SIEM
5 20 (31.25%) Windows Server
6 19 (29.69%) Linux
7 16 (25.00%) Information Security
7 16 (25.00%) Unix
8 14 (21.88%) Vulnerability Management
8 14 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (18.75%) Cyber-Ark
9 12 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 12 (18.75%) VMware
10 10 (15.63%) Finance
10 10 (15.63%) Banking
11 9 (14.06%) Security Operations
12 8 (12.50%) SCCM
12 8 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
12 8 (12.50%) ArcSight
12 8 (12.50%) Firewall
12 8 (12.50%) ITIL
12 8 (12.50%) Cisco
12 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 7 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (10.94%) NetApp
13 7 (10.94%) Advertising
13 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (10.94%) McAfee ePO

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 3 (4.69%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.13%) Apache
2 2 (3.13%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.13%) IIS
2 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.56%) iPlanet
3 1 (1.56%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Firewall
2 6 (9.38%) Network Security
3 5 (7.81%) DNS
3 5 (7.81%) NAS
3 5 (7.81%) SAN
4 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.13%) DHCP
5 2 (3.13%) FCoE
5 2 (3.13%) HTTP
5 2 (3.13%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.13%) VPN
5 2 (3.13%) Wireless
6 1 (1.56%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.56%) FTP
6 1 (1.56%) Internet
6 1 (1.56%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.56%) SSH
6 1 (1.56%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.56%) DB2
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) AppScan
2 1 (1.56%) MSI
General
1 10 (15.63%) Banking
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Advertising
3 4 (6.25%) French Language
3 4 (6.25%) German Language
3 4 (6.25%) Portuguese Language
3 4 (6.25%) Publishing
3 4 (6.25%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (45.31%) Analyst
2 19 (29.69%) Security Analyst
3 15 (23.44%) Security Engineer
4 14 (21.88%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (18.75%) Senior Security Analyst
6 10 (15.63%) IT Analyst
7 9 (14.06%) IT Security Analyst
8 8 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (9.38%) CISSP Analyst
9 6 (9.38%) Senior IT Security Analyst
9 6 (9.38%) Support Analyst
10 5 (7.81%) Active Directory Analyst
10 5 (7.81%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 5 (7.81%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (7.81%) Technical Security Analyst
11 4 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
11 4 (6.25%) Information Analyst
11 4 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
11 4 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
11 4 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) Web Services
2 1 (1.56%) J2EE
2 1 (1.56%) JSP
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.13%) PKI
4 1 (1.56%) Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.56%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.56%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.56%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.56%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.88%) Windows
2 20 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 19 (29.69%) Linux
4 16 (25.00%) Unix
5 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.25%) VMS
7 2 (3.13%) Mac OS
7 2 (3.13%) Windows NT
7 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.56%) AIX
8 1 (1.56%) Solaris
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 21 (32.81%) SIEM
3 16 (25.00%) Information Security
4 14 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (21.88%) Vulnerability Management
5 12 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 9 (14.06%) Security Operations
7 8 (12.50%) ITIL
7 8 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
8 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.38%) Project Management
10 5 (7.81%) Incident Management
10 5 (7.81%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (6.25%) Change Management
11 4 (6.25%) Patch Management
11 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
12 3 (4.69%) Asset Management
12 3 (4.69%) Email Filtering
12 3 (4.69%) Security Patching
12 3 (4.69%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
1 3 (4.69%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) CISSP
2 7 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.38%) CISM
4 5 (7.81%) CCNA
4 5 (7.81%) MCSE
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.25%) CISA
5 4 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.69%) CEH
6 3 (4.69%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (4.69%) Degree
6 3 (4.69%) SANS
6 3 (4.69%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (3.13%) CCNP
7 2 (3.13%) SSCP
8 1 (1.56%) GCIA
8 1 (1.56%) GIAC
8 1 (1.56%) GISP
8 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.69%) SLA
3 1 (1.56%) COBIT
3 1 (1.56%) JSP 440
System Software
1 26 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.38%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (3.13%) NFS
6 1 (1.56%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) SCCM
2 7 (10.94%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (7.81%) Nessus
4 3 (4.69%) WSUS
5 2 (3.13%) HP Fortify
6 1 (1.56%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (1.56%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.56%) OpenView
6 1 (1.56%) QRadar
6 1 (1.56%) Sysprep
6 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.56%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) Intel Security
2 12 (18.75%) Cyber-Ark
2 12 (18.75%) VMware
3 8 (12.50%) ArcSight
3 8 (12.50%) Cisco
3 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.94%) NetApp
5 6 (9.38%) Palo Alto
6 5 (7.81%) HP
6 5 (7.81%) LANDesk
6 5 (7.81%) Splunk
7 4 (6.25%) Adobe
7 4 (6.25%) Blue Coat
8 3 (4.69%) LogRhythm
8 3 (4.69%) Oracle
8 3 (4.69%) Sophos
9 2 (3.13%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.13%) Lotus
9 2 (3.13%) Lumension
9 2 (3.13%) Novell