The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Qualys products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qualys over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Qualys
England / South West
Rank 129 141 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Qualys 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.067% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £473 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +25.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.56 -

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

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1059 1246 1201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.16% 41.62% 39.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 820 728
Median daily rate £363 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.82% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £185 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 72 97
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

Qualys
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Qualys Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Qualys
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Qualys Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Qualys
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Bristol +3 2 - -
Devon - 1 - -
Qualys
England

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Qualys.

1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Nessus
1 4 (80.00%) Nmap
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) Threat Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) CLAS
2 3 (60.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (60.00%) PKI
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) CESG
2 3 (60.00%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (60.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional

Qualys
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) ArcSight Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) CLAS Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Development Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) CESG
1 3 (60.00%) CESG CLAS
1 3 (60.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (60.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
1 3 (60.00%) Threat Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Case Management
3 1 (20.00%) Compliance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) CLAS
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (20.00%) SANS
4 1 (20.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (40.00%) RMADS
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Nessus
1 4 (80.00%) Nmap
2 1 (20.00%) Nexpose
2 1 (20.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (20.00%) Intel
2 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (20.00%) Mercator
2 1 (20.00%) NetWitness