Period
to 23 August 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 172 204 -
Rank change year-on-year +32 - +192
Contract jobs citing Qualys 9 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.20% 0.15% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Scotland median daily rate £300 £580 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.28% - -
UK median daily rate £550 £445 £475
% change year-on-year +23.60% -6.32% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,715 2,166 1,763
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.57% 39.40% 40.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 1,215 967
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £210 £213 £210
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 58 58
Scotland median hourly rate £17.90 £16.38 £26.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.31% -39.07% -25.35%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.55 £11.32
90th Percentile £37.95 £35.00 £46.72
UK median hourly rate £19.98 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year +14.19% +1.45% -1.43%

Qualys
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Qualys in Scotland

Qualys
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Qualys in Scotland

Qualys
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Qualys within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 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
Glasgow +12 4 £325 -
Edinburgh +19 2 - - 2
Aberdeen - 2 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £300 -
Qualys
UK

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

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) QRadar
2 5 (55.56%) Patch Management
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Validation
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
2 5 (55.56%) Workflow
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Nessus
2 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) IaaS
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) GCP
5 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (22.22%) Veeam
5 2 (22.22%) Azure
5 2 (22.22%) AWS
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 2 (22.22%) PaaS
5 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Splunk
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix

Qualys
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (22.22%) AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (22.22%) GCP
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Public Sector
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Patch Management
1 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
1 5 (55.56%) Validation
1 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Management
1 5 (55.56%) Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Network Segmentation
2 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Nessus
1 5 (55.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Darktrace
2 2 (22.22%) Splunk
2 2 (22.22%) Veeam
2 2 (22.22%) VMware