The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ArcSight products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcSight over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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 ArcSight, an HP company.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ArcSight
Rank 528 546 550
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 84 36 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.071% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 17 10
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£500 £425 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £300 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £349 £450
% change year-on-year
+43.26% -22.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23743 22981 22201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.03% 45.64% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14353 13118 12598
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1016 1014 1026
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

ArcSight
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ArcSight Jobs Demand Trend in England

ArcSight
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ArcSight Daily Rate Trend in England

ArcSight
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArcSight across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

ArcSight Daily Rate Histogram in England

ArcSight
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ArcSight across the England region.

ArcSight Hourly Rate Trend in England

ArcSight
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -17 27 £550 +33.33% 12
London +7 25 £475 +11.76% 13
South West - 15 £415 - 4
East Midlands 0 9 £413 - 2
West Midlands - 5 £451 - 6
North West - 4 £488 - 7
North East - 1 - -
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ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 112 (74.67%) SIEM
2 57 (38.00%) Security Cleared
3 50 (33.33%) CISSP
3 50 (33.33%) Information Security
4 45 (30.00%) McAfee
5 41 (27.33%) Windows
6 36 (24.00%) Firewall
7 35 (23.33%) SC Cleared
8 34 (22.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 33 (22.00%) ITIL
10 31 (20.67%) Sourcefire
11 27 (18.00%) Security Management
11 27 (18.00%) HP
12 26 (17.33%) Symantec
12 26 (17.33%) SQL
13 23 (15.33%) Microsoft
13 23 (15.33%) Active Directory
13 23 (15.33%) Network Security
13 23 (15.33%) McAfee ePO
14 21 (14.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 20 (13.33%) Finance
16 19 (12.67%) Blue Coat
16 19 (12.67%) Cisco
16 19 (12.67%) Cyber-Ark
17 18 (12.00%) Cyber Security
17 18 (12.00%) Management Information System
18 17 (11.33%) ACSA
18 17 (11.33%) Security Architecture
18 17 (11.33%) Degree
19 16 (10.67%) Data Protection

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 11 (7.33%) SharePoint
1 11 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (4.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.67%) Lync
4 3 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (5.33%) MS Office
2 3 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) SaaS
1 1 (0.67%) PaaS
1 1 (0.67%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (24.00%) Firewall
2 34 (22.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 23 (15.33%) Network Security
4 14 (9.33%) DHCP
4 14 (9.33%) DNS
5 6 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.33%) LDAP
7 4 (2.67%) SSH
8 3 (2.00%) Intranet
8 3 (2.00%) Internet
8 3 (2.00%) Extranet
9 1 (0.67%) VPN
9 1 (0.67%) SSL
9 1 (0.67%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.33%) Big Data
3 5 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.33%) MSI
General
1 20 (13.33%) Finance
2 6 (4.00%) Banking
3 5 (3.33%) Military
4 4 (2.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.33%) Law
5 2 (1.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 59 (39.33%) Analyst
2 51 (34.00%) Security Analyst
3 21 (14.00%) Consultant
4 11 (7.33%) ArcSight Engineer
5 10 (6.67%) ArcSight Consultant
5 10 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 10 (6.67%) Architect
5 10 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (6.00%) Security Architect
6 9 (6.00%) Security Engineer
7 7 (4.67%) Security Manager
8 6 (4.00%) Information Security Analyst
8 6 (4.00%) Information Analyst
9 5 (3.33%) Network Analyst
9 5 (3.33%) Project Manager
10 4 (2.67%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (2.67%) Security Specialist
10 4 (2.67%) Information Manager
10 4 (2.67%) Information Security Manager
10 4 (2.67%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.67%) Regular Expression
1 4 (2.67%) SailPoint
2 3 (2.00%) SOAP
2 3 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.33%) Private Cloud
3 7 (4.67%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.00%) PKI
5 5 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.67%) SecurID
6 4 (2.67%) GIS
7 3 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.33%) User Experience
8 2 (1.33%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.33%) Tandem
9 1 (0.67%) e-Health
9 1 (0.67%) SCADA
9 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.67%) Replication
9 1 (0.67%) Wiki
9 1 (0.67%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 41 (27.33%) Windows
2 16 (10.67%) Linux
2 16 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (10.00%) UNIX
4 8 (5.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (74.67%) SIEM
2 50 (33.33%) Information Security
3 33 (22.00%) ITIL
4 27 (18.00%) Security Management
5 21 (14.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 18 (12.00%) Cyber Security
7 17 (11.33%) Security Architecture
8 16 (10.67%) Data Protection
9 13 (8.67%) Use Case
9 13 (8.67%) Project Management
10 12 (8.00%) Service Management
10 12 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 10 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (6.00%) Analytics
13 8 (5.33%) Kalman Filter
13 8 (5.33%) Computer Security
13 8 (5.33%) TOGAF
13 8 (5.33%) Computer Forensics
14 7 (4.67%) Knowledge Management
14 7 (4.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.33%) SQL
2 7 (4.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.00%) Perl
4 5 (3.33%) Python
5 2 (1.33%) VB
5 2 (1.33%) VBA
5 2 (1.33%) C
5 2 (1.33%) C#
5 2 (1.33%) C++
6 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (38.00%) Security Cleared
2 50 (33.33%) CISSP
3 35 (23.33%) SC Cleared
4 17 (11.33%) Degree
4 17 (11.33%) ACSA
5 15 (10.00%) DV Cleared
6 12 (8.00%) CEH
6 12 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (7.33%) CCNP
7 11 (7.33%) CCNA
8 10 (6.67%) A+ Certification
8 10 (6.67%) CISM
9 4 (2.67%) GCIA
9 4 (2.67%) GCIH
9 4 (2.67%) PMP
9 4 (2.67%) PMI Certification
10 3 (2.00%) GSEC
10 3 (2.00%) GIAC
11 2 (1.33%) ISSAP
11 2 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.00%) SLA
4 2 (1.33%) COBIT
4 2 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.67%) GPG13
5 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (15.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (4.67%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (2.67%) Snort
7 2 (1.33%) DFS Replication
7 2 (1.33%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (15.33%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (6.00%) Nmap
3 8 (5.33%) Nessus
4 5 (3.33%) ArcSight ESM
5 4 (2.67%) SCCM
5 4 (2.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 2 (1.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (1.33%) WSUS
6 2 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.33%) SCOM
6 2 (1.33%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.33%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.33%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.33%) SCSM
7 1 (0.67%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.67%) Nagios
7 1 (0.67%) OpenView
7 1 (0.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (30.00%) McAfee
2 31 (20.67%) Sourcefire
3 27 (18.00%) HP
4 26 (17.33%) Symantec
5 23 (15.33%) Microsoft
6 19 (12.67%) Cisco
6 19 (12.67%) Blue Coat
6 19 (12.67%) Cyber-Ark
7 16 (10.67%) Juniper
8 14 (9.33%) Qualys
9 12 (8.00%) Splunk
10 11 (7.33%) FireEye
11 10 (6.67%) SolarWinds
11 10 (6.67%) Tripwire
11 10 (6.67%) VMware
12 9 (6.00%) CA
12 9 (6.00%) Oracle
12 9 (6.00%) Dell
13 8 (5.33%) IronPort
14 7 (4.67%) Websense
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