The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 29 March 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 / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 133 -
Contract jobs citing Qualys 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.10% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £483 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £455 £413
% change year-on-year +7.69% +10.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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 the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1047 1165 1230
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.60% 40.09% 39.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 758 728
Median daily rate £375 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -2.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £496 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 72 72
Median hourly rate £39.25 £20.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.25% -0.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £44.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Qualys
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Qualys as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Qualys in the South West

Qualys
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Qualys in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 South West region with a requirement for Qualys.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Nmap
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (66.67%) CLAS
2 2 (66.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (66.67%) Threat Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) RMADS
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) CESG
2 2 (66.67%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris

Qualys
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) CLAS Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) CLAS Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CESG
1 2 (66.67%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Threat Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Case Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) CLAS
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SANS
3 1 (33.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) Nmap
2 1 (33.33%) Nexpose
2 1 (33.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
1 1 (33.33%) Intel
1 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
1 1 (33.33%) Mercator
1 1 (33.33%) NetWitness
1 1 (33.33%) Snow
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk
Bristol, Avon
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
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