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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ArcSight
Rank 547 519 514
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -5
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 32 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.068% 0.045%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.15% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 14
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£500 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £374 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £530 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.44% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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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
22556 21567 20997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 46.05% 47.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13730 12523 11265
Average daily rate £388 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.27% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1073 1022 1287
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
North West +2 14 £500 -9.09% 1
London +5 11 £475 +5.55%
East of England -8 4 £525 +36.36%
South East -33 2 £345 -18.82% 5
South West - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 39 (50.00%) CISSP
2 36 (46.15%) Information Security
2 36 (46.15%) SIEM
3 30 (38.46%) HP
4 28 (35.90%) Firewall
5 22 (28.21%) Windows
6 20 (25.64%) Qualys
6 20 (25.64%) CheckPoint
7 18 (23.08%) CISM
7 18 (23.08%) Cisco
7 18 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 17 (21.79%) Degree
9 16 (20.51%) Security Management
10 14 (17.95%) McAfee
11 13 (16.67%) Information Security Management
11 13 (16.67%) SC Cleared
11 13 (16.67%) Security Architecture
11 13 (16.67%) E-Discovery
12 12 (15.38%) Finance
13 11 (14.10%) Linux
13 11 (14.10%) Oracle
14 10 (12.82%) Legal
14 10 (12.82%) ITIL
14 10 (12.82%) Project Management
14 10 (12.82%) F5
14 10 (12.82%) Vulnerability Management
14 10 (12.82%) Kalman Filter
15 9 (11.54%) UNIX
15 9 (11.54%) Nessus
15 9 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (6.41%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Project
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (35.90%) Firewall
2 8 (10.26%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.97%) Internet
3 7 (8.97%) Network Security
4 5 (6.41%) NGN
5 3 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.56%) IntruShield
6 2 (2.56%) LDAP
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (1.28%) IPsec
7 1 (1.28%) Extranet
7 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.28%) ClearQuest
General
1 12 (15.38%) Finance
2 10 (12.82%) Legal
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Law
4 1 (1.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) French Language
4 1 (1.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) Analyst
2 23 (29.49%) Consultant
3 21 (26.92%) Security Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) Information Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) Information Security Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) Architect
6 8 (10.26%) Security Consultant
6 8 (10.26%) Security Architect
6 8 (10.26%) Security Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.41%) Network Architect
8 5 (6.41%) Network Security Architect
9 4 (5.13%) Information Specialist
9 4 (5.13%) IT Security Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Information Security Specialist
9 4 (5.13%) Security Specialist
10 3 (3.85%) Information Security Consultant
10 3 (3.85%) Cyber Security Analyst
11 2 (2.56%) Security Manager
11 2 (2.56%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.56%) PKI
4 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.28%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.28%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.21%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) Linux
3 9 (11.54%) UNIX
4 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.15%) Information Security
1 36 (46.15%) SIEM
2 16 (20.51%) Security Management
3 13 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 13 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 13 (16.67%) E-Discovery
4 10 (12.82%) ITIL
4 10 (12.82%) Project Management
4 10 (12.82%) Vulnerability Management
4 10 (12.82%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (8.97%) Validation
6 6 (7.69%) Business Development
6 6 (7.69%) Use Case
6 6 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
6 6 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (6.41%) Migration
7 5 (6.41%) Service Management
7 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.13%) ERP
8 4 (5.13%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.97%) SQL
2 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (50.00%) CISSP
2 18 (23.08%) CISM
2 18 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 17 (21.79%) Degree
4 13 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 7 (8.97%) GIAC
5 7 (8.97%) GCIA
6 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (5.13%) PMP
6 4 (5.13%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.85%) CEH
8 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.56%) CISA
9 1 (1.28%) CCSA
9 1 (1.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.97%) PCI DSS
3 6 (7.69%) QA
4 3 (3.85%) ISO 9001
4 3 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) Snort
2 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) Nessus
2 3 (3.85%) OpenView
3 2 (2.56%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (1.28%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.28%) SCCM
4 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (38.46%) HP
2 20 (25.64%) CheckPoint
2 20 (25.64%) Qualys
3 18 (23.08%) Cisco
4 14 (17.95%) McAfee
5 11 (14.10%) Oracle
6 10 (12.82%) F5
7 9 (11.54%) Sourcefire
8 8 (10.26%) Splunk
9 7 (8.97%) Tripwire
9 7 (8.97%) IBM
10 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
10 6 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
11 5 (6.41%) TippingPoint
11 5 (6.41%) Blue Coat
11 5 (6.41%) Juniper
12 4 (5.13%) Nokia
13 3 (3.85%) Barracuda Networks
13 3 (3.85%) SolarWinds
13 3 (3.85%) Rapid7
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