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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 28 June 2022 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
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 180 158 133
Rank change year-on-year -22 -25 +104
Contract jobs citing Qualys 8 7 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.23% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.66% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 6
10th Percentile £523 £458 £431
25th Percentile £531 £463 £461
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £580 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +22.11% - -22.45%
75th Percentile £673 £520 -
90th Percentile £704 £588 £569
Central London median daily rate £580 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +22.11% - -22.45%

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 1,683 1,057 996
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.38% 34.10% 36.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,248 723 693
10th Percentile £307 £357 £263
25th Percentile £458 £425 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £480
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +9.38% -4.00%
75th Percentile £675 £619 £575
90th Percentile £750 £706 £663
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 17
10th Percentile £14.63 £8.00 £12.42
25th Percentile £18.75 £11.72 £12.50
Median hourly rate £26.50 £14.25 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year +85.96% -23.80% -9.88%
75th Percentile £44.81 £24.63 £28.59
90th Percentile £51.05 £27.48 £45.32
Central London median hourly rate £33.00 £14.36 £19.35
% change year-on-year +129.85% -25.80% -4.44%

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

Qualys
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Qualys in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Qualys in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, 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 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) GIAC
1 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Azure
1 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (37.50%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) AWS
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) CyberArk
2 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) LDAP
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint

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 2 (25.00%) Confluence
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Azure
2 3 (37.50%) AWS
3 2 (25.00%) GCP
3 2 (25.00%) GitHub
3 2 (25.00%) Nutanix
4 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (12.50%) IaaS
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (12.50%) PaaS
4 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) AppScan
1 2 (25.00%) Burp Suite
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Serena SBM
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) International Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Social Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) LDAP
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) HPUX
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) SUSE
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) VMS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (25.00%) Application Security
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) CI/CD
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Data Security
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamic Application Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) OWASP
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Secure Coding
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Static Application Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Bash
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) GIAC
2 2 (25.00%) CEH
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CSSLP
2 2 (25.00%) ISACA
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Actionable Recommendations
1 2 (25.00%) GDPR
1 2 (25.00%) NIST
1 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) Docker
3 1 (12.50%) NFS
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas File System
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Control-M
1 2 (25.00%) HP Fortify
1 2 (25.00%) Nessus
1 2 (25.00%) QRadar
1 2 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (25.00%) WebInspect
2 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (12.50%) Icinga
2 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) Netcool
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) CyberArk
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) BMC
3 2 (25.00%) Checkmarx
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (25.00%) Splunk
4 1 (12.50%) BeyondTrust
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Cybereason
4 1 (12.50%) FireEye
4 1 (12.50%) Forcepoint
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp