Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 23 July 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
England > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 549 540 580
Rank change year-on-year -9 +40 0
Contract jobs citing Qualys 38 63 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.091% 0.14% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.33% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 49 18
London median daily rate £450 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%
10th Percentile £375 £398 £300
90th Percentile £550 £549 £650
England median daily rate £469 £450 £449
% change year-on-year +4.17% +0.28% +18.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £20.00

Qualys is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 17315 18818 20236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.51% 41.49% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 11670 12763 13233
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £278 £263 £246
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 220 476
London median hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.86% -5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £12.51 £10.75 £11.21
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.27 £49.38
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.58% -0.29% +2.94%

Qualys
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Qualys in London

Qualys
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Qualys in London

Qualys
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Qualys in London over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Qualys in London

Qualys
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qualys within the London region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
City of London +2 11 £450 - 2
Qualys
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 London region with a requirement for Qualys.

1 22 (57.89%) Splunk
2 19 (50.00%) CISSP
3 18 (47.37%) Firewall
4 17 (44.74%) Information Security
5 15 (39.47%) CISM
6 14 (36.84%) PCI DSS
7 13 (34.21%) SIEM
7 13 (34.21%) Vulnerability Management
7 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
8 12 (31.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 12 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (31.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 11 (28.95%) VMware
9 11 (28.95%) Windows
9 11 (28.95%) Cisco
10 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
10 10 (26.32%) Finance
10 10 (26.32%) Security Operations
11 9 (23.68%) Palo Alto
11 9 (23.68%) Tufin
11 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
11 9 (23.68%) COBIT
11 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
12 8 (21.05%) SSCP
12 8 (21.05%) McAfee
12 8 (21.05%) Degree
12 8 (21.05%) Nessus
12 8 (21.05%) Banking
13 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA

Qualys
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.63%) JBoss
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) SaaS
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.16%) Mimecast
3 2 (5.26%) IaaS
3 2 (5.26%) PaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) Firewall
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (13.16%) Network Security
4 4 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (10.53%) TACACS
4 4 (10.53%) VPN
5 3 (7.89%) DNS
5 3 (7.89%) SAN
5 3 (7.89%) SSH
5 3 (7.89%) SSL
5 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.26%) DMZ
6 2 (5.26%) HTTP
6 2 (5.26%) Internet
6 2 (5.26%) LAN
6 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
6 2 (5.26%) WAN
6 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 5 (13.16%) International Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Analyst
1 19 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) IT Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) IT Security Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Security Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) CyberArk Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Security Risk Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Security Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Security Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) OAuth
1 4 (10.53%) OpenID
1 4 (10.53%) SailPoint
1 4 (10.53%) SAML
2 2 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) JMS
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.63%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.79%) PKI
3 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.89%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (7.89%) NHS
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.63%) Fintech
5 1 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.89%) Solaris
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) AIX
4 2 (5.26%) Android
4 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Information Security
2 13 (34.21%) SIEM
2 13 (34.21%) Vulnerability Management
3 12 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (31.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 12 (31.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 10 (26.32%) Security Operations
5 7 (18.42%) Line Management
5 7 (18.42%) Security Monitoring
6 6 (15.79%) ITIL
6 6 (15.79%) Process Improvement
7 5 (13.16%) Coaching
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.16%) Data Privacy
7 5 (13.16%) Patch Management
8 4 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.53%) Presales
8 4 (10.53%) Privileged Access Management
8 4 (10.53%) Privileged Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.63%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) Perl
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) VB
2 1 (2.63%) VBScript
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) CISSP
2 15 (39.47%) CISM
3 8 (21.05%) Degree
3 8 (21.05%) SSCP
4 5 (13.16%) SANS
5 3 (7.89%) CASP
5 3 (7.89%) CEH
5 3 (7.89%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (7.89%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (5.26%) GCIA
6 2 (5.26%) GCIH
6 2 (5.26%) OSCP
7 1 (2.63%) GISP
7 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) PCI DSS
2 12 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (23.68%) COBIT
4 5 (13.16%) GDPR
5 4 (10.53%) GPG13
5 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (7.89%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (7.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (2.63%) COSO
7 1 (2.63%) QA
7 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Nessus
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) WSUS
3 1 (2.63%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (2.63%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (2.63%) Nmap
3 1 (2.63%) Sysprep
3 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Splunk
2 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.95%) Cisco
3 11 (28.95%) VMware
4 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
4 9 (23.68%) Palo Alto
4 9 (23.68%) Tufin
5 8 (21.05%) McAfee
6 6 (15.79%) IBM
6 6 (15.79%) Symantec
7 5 (13.16%) ArcSight
7 5 (13.16%) F5
7 5 (13.16%) FireEye
8 4 (10.53%) AlgoSec
8 4 (10.53%) CA
8 4 (10.53%) CyberArk
8 4 (10.53%) EMC
8 4 (10.53%) Rapid7
8 4 (10.53%) ServiceNow
8 4 (10.53%) Sourcefire
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
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Rate: £350 - £500 per day
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