The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ArcSight products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcSight over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 HP ArcSight.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £466 £475 £516
% change year-on-year
-1.84% -7.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
ArcSight
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
394 386 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 51.10% 47.77% 51.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 249 165
Average daily rate £370 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 14
Average hourly rate £11.80 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.48% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £26.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

ArcSight
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ArcSight across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ArcSight Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ArcSight
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ArcSight across the Birmingham region.

ArcSight Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing ArcSight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ArcSight.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Tripwire
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing ArcSight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ArcSight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) SABSA
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISAE 3402
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO27005
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Tripwire