The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Qualys products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qualys over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qualys
Rank 237 252 267
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +15
Contract jobs citing Qualys 9 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.074% 0.030%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.16% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 2
Median daily rate £338 £380 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.18% +19.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £338 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +15.94%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3778 4464 4758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.77% 47.47% 47.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2107 2444 2469
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £531 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 238 295
Median hourly rate £17.75 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.63% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.56 £11.11 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Qualys
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Qualys as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Qualys Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Qualys
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Qualys Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Qualys
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Qualys across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Qualys Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Qualys
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Qualys Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Qualys
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qualys within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Hampshire - 6 £275 - 2
West Sussex +8 1 - -
Berkshire +5 1 £400 +5.26%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £400 -
Qualys
England

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Qualys.

1 8 (47.06%) Information Security
1 8 (47.06%) SIEM
1 8 (47.06%) Vulnerability Management
1 8 (47.06%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (47.06%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) CISSP
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (35.29%) Security Operations
4 5 (29.41%) Intel Security
4 5 (29.41%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) SSL
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) PKI
5 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Network Security
5 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
5 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
5 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 4 (23.53%) LogRhythm
5 4 (23.53%) Splunk
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Patch Management
6 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) Nessus
6 3 (17.65%) SSH

Qualys
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (5.88%) iPlanet
1 1 (5.88%) MQSeries
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Project
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) VPN
3 4 (23.53%) Network Security
3 4 (23.53%) SSL
4 3 (17.65%) HTTP
4 3 (17.65%) SSH
5 2 (11.76%) 3G
5 2 (11.76%) 4G
5 2 (11.76%) IPsec
6 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
6 1 (5.88%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (5.88%) Internet
6 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.88%) LAN
6 1 (5.88%) NAS
6 1 (5.88%) SAN
6 1 (5.88%) SS7
6 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) DB2
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Security Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) SIEM Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.88%) OAT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) ELK Stack
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) JSP
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) PKI
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (5.88%) Clustering
5 1 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (5.88%) e-Learning
5 1 (5.88%) Grid Computing
5 1 (5.88%) HP Storage
5 1 (5.88%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (5.88%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) AIX
3 3 (17.65%) Solaris
3 3 (17.65%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (47.06%) Information Security
1 8 (47.06%) SIEM
1 8 (47.06%) Vulnerability Management
1 8 (47.06%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 6 (35.29%) Security Operations
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Security Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Patch Management
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Budget Control
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (11.76%) Document Management
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.76%) Network Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CISSP
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) CISM
3 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) CCNP
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (11.76%) CRISC
4 2 (11.76%) GCIA
4 2 (11.76%) GCIH
4 2 (11.76%) SANS
4 2 (11.76%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (5.88%) PCI QSA
5 1 (5.88%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.76%) COBIT
2 2 (11.76%) COSO
2 2 (11.76%) SAS 70
3 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.88%) JSP 440
3 1 (5.88%) PA-DSS
3 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Nessus
2 2 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (11.76%) QRadar
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) Nexpose
3 1 (5.88%) Nmap
3 1 (5.88%) OpenView
3 1 (5.88%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Intel Security
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) LogRhythm
2 4 (23.53%) Splunk
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
5 1 (5.88%) BEA
5 1 (5.88%) BMC
5 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) NetWitness
5 1 (5.88%) Opsware
5 1 (5.88%) Tripwire
5 1 (5.88%) VMware