Period
to 21 September 2021

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 21 September 2021 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
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 167 106 219
Rank change year-on-year -61 +113 +38
Contract jobs citing Qualys 6 11 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.63% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 1.67% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 17
10th Percentile £455 £408 £520
25th Percentile £463 £409 £606
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £500 £675
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% -25.93% +54.29%
75th Percentile £488 £547 £850
90th Percentile £533 £575 "
Central London median daily rate £475 £525 £675
% change year-on-year -9.52% -22.22% +35.00%

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 1,266 657 2,375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.73% 37.39% 38.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 454 1,840
10th Percentile £343 £313 £287
25th Percentile £425 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% - +0.70%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £575
90th Percentile £713 £659 £650
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 54
10th Percentile £8.00 £14.10 £11.25
25th Percentile £12.38 £16.00 £12.57
Median hourly rate £14.25 £20.00 £20.25
Median % change year-on-year -28.75% -1.23% +7.43%
75th Percentile £23.75 £22.25 £22.89
90th Percentile £28.00 £32.60 £44.80
Central London median hourly rate £14.36 £19.00 £20.92
% change year-on-year -24.43% -9.16% +10.08%

Qualys
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Qualys as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Qualys in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Qualys in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Qualys also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Qualys.

1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
1 5 (83.33%) Splunk
1 5 (83.33%) GitHub
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
1 5 (83.33%) CyberArk
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
1 5 (83.33%) Security Hardening
1 5 (83.33%) QRadar
2 4 (66.67%) Kernel Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) Storage Management
2 4 (66.67%) API Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Confluence
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) LDAP
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) Kerberos
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Confluence
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) GitHub
2 3 (50.00%) AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Azure
2 3 (50.00%) GCP
2 3 (50.00%) IaaS
2 3 (50.00%) PaaS
2 3 (50.00%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Kerberos
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) AdminStudio
3 1 (16.67%) MSI
3 1 (16.67%) Serena SBM
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) International Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Documentation Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Site Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) LDAP
1 4 (66.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Solaris
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
1 5 (83.33%) Security Hardening
2 4 (66.67%) API Integration
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) Kernel Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) Storage Management
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Data Security
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) NFS
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas File System
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Docker
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
1 5 (83.33%) QRadar
2 4 (66.67%) Control-M
2 4 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (66.67%) Netcool
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 4 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Icinga
4 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) CyberArk
1 5 (83.33%) Splunk
2 4 (66.67%) BMC
2 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SaltStack
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) Altiris
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Infoblox
5 1 (16.67%) Ivanti
5 1 (16.67%) Serena
5 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (16.67%) Sophos
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec