Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 241 231 231
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 0
Contract jobs citing Qualys 12 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.27% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.70% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 3
City of London median daily rate £475 £463 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +21.07% -15.11%
10th Percentile £424 £413 £381
90th Percentile £758 £613 £496
Central London median daily rate £525 £456 £382
% change year-on-year +15.07% +19.44% -15.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £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 2,585 2,701 2,719
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.00% 38.25% 43.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,908 2,055 2,047
City of London median daily rate £475 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +4.65%
10th Percentile £225 £278 £295
90th Percentile £650 £675 £634
Central London median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 54 41
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -17.24% +22.54%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £27.25 £31.00 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% +5.56%

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 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Qualys in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 10 (83.33%) Splunk
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
3 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (58.33%) Datadog
4 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (41.67%) Network Architecture
5 5 (41.67%) Puppet
5 5 (41.67%) Network Security
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 5 (41.67%) CCNP
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (41.67%) RHCE
5 5 (41.67%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (41.67%) Ansible
5 5 (41.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (41.67%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon ELB

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 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (58.33%) Datadog
2 5 (41.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (41.67%) Network Security
1 5 (41.67%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon Aurora
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) International Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Security Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Operational Security Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SOC Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Network Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) SIEM
4 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
5 1 (8.33%) ISMS
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) CCNP
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (41.67%) RHCE
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) CISSP
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (41.67%) Ansible
2 5 (41.67%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) Suricata
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Splunk
2 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
5 1 (8.33%) NetWitness
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec