The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Qualys products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qualys over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qualys
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Qualys 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £310 £380
% change year-on-year
+30.24% -18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.56 - -
Qualys
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
495 388 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 50.51% 44.50% 50.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 212 249
Average daily rate £375 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £174 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 8 14
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +122.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

Qualys
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Qualys Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Qualys
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Qualys Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Qualys
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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%) GCIA
1 2 (100.00%) GCIH
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 2 (100.00%) RSA Security Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) NetWitness
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Qualys
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) GCIA
1 2 (100.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 2 (100.00%) NetWitness