The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Qualys products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qualys over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Qualys
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Qualys 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £370 £413
% change year-on-year
+18.24% -10.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1786 1346 1118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.76% 43.14% 45.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 647 494
Average daily rate £400 £325 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £195 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £464 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 108 89
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £44.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Qualys
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Qualys across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Qualys Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Qualys
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Qualys Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Qualys
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Qualys across the North West region.

Qualys Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Qualys
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (100.00%) Websense
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort

Qualys
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Websense
1 2 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (50.00%) IronPort