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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Qualys over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Qualys
Rank - 115 -
Contract jobs citing Qualys 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.17% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1398 925 1236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.56% 40.41% 39.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 572 645
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 82 111
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £17.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.47 £12.00 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

Qualys
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Qualys across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) McAfee
1 8 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (87.50%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) UNIX

Qualys
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Support
4 1 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Consultant
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) McAfee