Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 233 260
Rank change year-on-year -3 +27 +40
Contract jobs citing Qualys 13 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.49% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 11
City of London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £431 £395 £294
90th Percentile £488 £500 £475
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
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 2700 2853 3899
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.14% 42.52% 42.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2028 2136 2920
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £277 £275 £250
90th Percentile £675 £638 £632
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 48 76
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -2.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.09
90th Percentile £30.75 £55.00 £27.08
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.23 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% +4.14% -0.75%

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 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Qualys in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 8 (61.54%) Banking
2 8 (61.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 8 (61.54%) CISSP
2 8 (61.54%) CISM
2 8 (61.54%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 8 (61.54%) Security Operations
3 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (46.15%) Splunk
4 6 (46.15%) Process Improvement
4 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (46.15%) Security Monitoring
4 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) International Banking
5 5 (38.46%) Patch Management
6 4 (30.77%) SIEM
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
6 4 (30.77%) Security Management
6 4 (30.77%) McAfee
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
7 3 (23.08%) Nessus
7 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (23.08%) Ansible

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 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
General
1 8 (61.54%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) International Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) IT Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) IT Security Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Security Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Senior IT Security Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Splunk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Fintech
2 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 8 (61.54%) Security Operations
2 8 (61.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 8 (61.54%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (46.15%) Process Improvement
4 6 (46.15%) Security Monitoring
5 5 (38.46%) Patch Management
6 4 (30.77%) Security Management
6 4 (30.77%) SIEM
7 2 (15.38%) Change Management
7 2 (15.38%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (15.38%) DevOps
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) Release Management
7 2 (15.38%) Security Patching
8 1 (7.69%) Behavioural Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Compliance Management
8 1 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) VBScript
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CISM
1 8 (61.54%) CISSP
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (15.38%) CCSP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) GDPR
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.69%) BitLocker
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
1 3 (23.08%) Nessus
2 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (15.38%) OSSEC
2 2 (15.38%) Packer
2 2 (15.38%) Terraform
3 1 (7.69%) AirWatch
3 1 (7.69%) BladeLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) QRadar
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Splunk
2 4 (30.77%) McAfee
3 3 (23.08%) AlienVault
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Intel
4 2 (15.38%) LANDesk
4 2 (15.38%) Sourcefire
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec
4 2 (15.38%) Trend Micro
4 2 (15.38%) Tripwire
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) BMC
5 1 (7.69%) Rapid7
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Veritas