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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Qualys
Rank 135 - 141
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Qualys 3 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% - 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £493 - £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £438 £370
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +18.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1186 1222 1392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.81% 39.09% 42.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 689 848
Median daily rate £363 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 96 83
Median hourly rate £23.50 £20.19 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% +30.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.12 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.24 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 2 May 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
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Bristol - 1 £493 -
Qualys
England

Qualys
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 West region with a requirement for Qualys.

1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (60.00%) Threat Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) PKI
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (60.00%) Nessus
2 3 (60.00%) Nmap
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Threat Management
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management

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%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Development Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Security Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (60.00%) PKI
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Assessment
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%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nessus
1 3 (60.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk