Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Qualys products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Qualys over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Qualys
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 223 222
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +63
Contract jobs citing Qualys 20 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.28% 0.048% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.11% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 10
City of London median daily rate £456 £382 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.44% -15.11% -14.29%
10th Percentile £413 £381 £288
90th Percentile £613 £496 £476
Central London median daily rate £450 £382 £450
% change year-on-year +17.80% -15.11% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Qualys is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,691 2,680 2,925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.13% 43.19% 40.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,048 2,015 2,194
City of London median daily rate £485 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £285 £296 £250
90th Percentile £675 £625 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 41 40
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.54% +22.54% -0.64%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £31.00 £55.00 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.58% +5.56% +1.41%

Qualys
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Qualys as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Qualys in the City of London

Qualys
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Qualys in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Qualys in the City of London

Qualys
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Qualys in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Qualys in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Qualys.

1 11 (55.00%) Information Security
2 9 (45.00%) Banking
3 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (35.00%) Security Operations
4 7 (35.00%) Patch Management
4 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (35.00%) Windows
4 7 (35.00%) CISSP
4 7 (35.00%) CISM
5 6 (30.00%) Security Management
5 6 (30.00%) McAfee
5 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 6 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (30.00%) Splunk
5 6 (30.00%) SIEM
6 5 (25.00%) Process Improvement
6 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (25.00%) Ansible
6 5 (25.00%) AlienVault
6 5 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 5 (25.00%) International Banking
6 5 (25.00%) Nessus
7 4 (20.00%) VMware
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V

Qualys
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) LDAP
1 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 9 (45.00%) Banking
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) International Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Splunk Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Project Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Fintech
2 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Solaris
4 3 (15.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Information Security
2 8 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 7 (35.00%) Patch Management
3 7 (35.00%) Security Operations
3 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (30.00%) Security Management
4 6 (30.00%) SIEM
4 6 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 5 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
6 4 (20.00%) Change Management
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) Release Management
6 4 (20.00%) Security Patching
7 3 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (15.00%) Threat Management
8 2 (10.00%) Application Packaging
8 2 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 2 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (20.00%) VB
3 4 (20.00%) VBScript
4 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CISM
1 7 (35.00%) CISSP
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (10.00%) CCSP
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) GDPR
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) BitLocker
5 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Ansible
1 5 (25.00%) Nessus
2 3 (15.00%) BladeLogic
2 3 (15.00%) Puppet
2 3 (15.00%) QRadar
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (15.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) WSUS
3 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (10.00%) OSSEC
3 2 (10.00%) Packer
3 2 (10.00%) Terraform
4 1 (5.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) McAfee
1 6 (30.00%) Splunk
2 5 (25.00%) AlienVault
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Ivanti
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Adobe
4 3 (15.00%) BMC
4 3 (15.00%) Rapid7
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.00%) Veritas
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Intel
5 2 (10.00%) Sourcefire
5 2 (10.00%) Symantec
5 2 (10.00%) Trend Micro
5 2 (10.00%) Tripwire