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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qualys over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qualys
Rank 58 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Qualys 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.20% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £550 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £438 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +10.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
336 528 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 47.46% 51.97% 47.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 312 191
Median daily rate £388 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 33
Median hourly rate £9.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.91% +23.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Qualys
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Qualys as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for Qualys.

1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (60.00%) GCIA
2 3 (60.00%) GCIH
2 3 (60.00%) CEH
2 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (60.00%) iPad
3 2 (40.00%) 4G
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (40.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (40.00%) CRISC
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Budget Control
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) PKI
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Nessus

Qualys
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) 3G
2 2 (40.00%) 4G
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) IPsec
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (20.00%) IPv6
3 1 (20.00%) SS7
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) iPad
1 3 (60.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (40.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
1 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Budget Control
2 2 (40.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CEH
2 3 (60.00%) GCIA
2 3 (60.00%) GCIH
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (40.00%) CRISC
3 2 (40.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nessus
2 1 (20.00%) RSA Archer
2 1 (20.00%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (20.00%) NetWitness