Period
to 21 August 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 August 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 - 94
Rank change year-on-year - +94 -
Contract jobs citing Qualys 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.35% - 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate £494 - £300
East of England median daily rate £525 - £725
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 738 809 619
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 51.21% 50.25% 47.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 427 320
Hertfordshire median daily rate £448 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.88% -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £224 £172 £213
90th Percentile £603 £550 £588
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 73 55
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.25 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.06% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £10.49 £11.24 £11.07
90th Percentile £49.00 £46.25 £35.90
East of England median hourly rate £16.20 £16.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year -3.28% +6.35% -4.55%

Qualys
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Qualys as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Qualys in Hertfordshire

Qualys
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Qualys in Hertfordshire

Qualys
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Qualys in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Qualys in Hertfordshire

Qualys
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qualys within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rickmansworth - 1 £700 -
Stevenage - 1 - - 1
Qualys
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Qualys.

1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) COBIT
3 2 (40.00%) Splunk
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) CEH
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (40.00%) Secure Coding
3 2 (40.00%) Veracode
3 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (20.00%) Sysdig
4 1 (20.00%) Snyk
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (20.00%) Kali Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Go
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) GCP
4 1 (20.00%) SonarQube

Qualys
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Azure
3 1 (20.00%) GCP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (20.00%) Snyk
1 1 (20.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) OAuth
1 1 (20.00%) OpenID
1 1 (20.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Secure Coding
3 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (20.00%) OWASP
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Go
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CEH
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
1 1 (20.00%) Nmap
1 1 (20.00%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk
1 2 (40.00%) Veracode
2 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec