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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcSight over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 544 547 576
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +29
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 85 83 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.16% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.36% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 51 14
Median daily rate £475 £488 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £405 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £500 £365
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +36.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ArcSight
UK

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
21908 22784 21998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.42% 44.78% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13748 13655 12696
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 726 1036 978
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £41.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

ArcSight
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ArcSight as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 32 £500 +8.10% 8
South East -18 17 £563 +8.17% 3
South West +5 10 £375 -17.12% 2
North West -1 8 £425 -19.04% 1
North East - 8 £580 - 1
West Midlands -17 5 £413 -15.38%
Yorkshire - 3 £425 - 2
East Midlands +1 2 £363 -25.25%
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ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ArcSight 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 England region with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 88 (46.07%) SIEM
2 76 (39.79%) Information Security
3 73 (38.22%) Splunk
4 60 (31.41%) Firewall
5 53 (27.75%) Windows
6 39 (20.42%) CISSP
7 38 (19.90%) Security Cleared
8 35 (18.32%) Cisco
9 34 (17.80%) Linux
9 34 (17.80%) Intrusion Detection
9 34 (17.80%) QRadar
10 33 (17.28%) Security Operations
10 33 (17.28%) HP
11 28 (14.66%) Unix
12 25 (13.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 24 (12.57%) Degree
13 24 (12.57%) Intel Security
13 24 (12.57%) Data Centre
14 23 (12.04%) Finance
14 23 (12.04%) Security Architecture
15 21 (10.99%) SC Cleared
15 21 (10.99%) LogRhythm
16 20 (10.47%) Cybersecurity
16 20 (10.47%) Cyberthreat
16 20 (10.47%) Use Case
16 20 (10.47%) Qualys
16 20 (10.47%) Microsoft
17 19 (9.95%) Change Management
17 19 (9.95%) PCI DSS
17 19 (9.95%) Security Operations Centre

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.24%) IIS
2 7 (3.66%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.57%) Apache
4 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.52%) CICS
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.66%) MS Office
2 5 (2.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (4.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (31.41%) Firewall
2 34 (17.80%) Intrusion Detection
3 18 (9.42%) TCP/IP
4 15 (7.85%) Internet
5 12 (6.28%) HTTP
6 11 (5.76%) Wireshark
7 10 (5.24%) tcpdump
8 9 (4.71%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (4.71%) Network Security
8 9 (4.71%) VPN
9 8 (4.19%) Cisco ISE
9 8 (4.19%) SSL
9 8 (4.19%) Wireless
10 6 (3.14%) DNS
10 6 (3.14%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (3.14%) LAN
10 6 (3.14%) LDAP
10 6 (3.14%) SAN
10 6 (3.14%) WAN
11 2 (1.05%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.66%) GIS
2 5 (2.62%) Big Data
2 5 (2.62%) Hadoop
2 5 (2.62%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.09%) MySQL
4 3 (1.57%) DB2
5 2 (1.05%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.52%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 11 (5.76%) Metasploit
General
1 23 (12.04%) Finance
2 6 (3.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.57%) Banking
3 3 (1.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.05%) Military
4 2 (1.05%) Publishing
5 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (27.75%) Analyst
2 37 (19.37%) Security Analyst
3 29 (15.18%) SOC Analyst
4 28 (14.66%) Architect
5 26 (13.61%) Consultant
6 21 (10.99%) ArcSight Consultant
6 21 (10.99%) Security Architect
7 19 (9.95%) ArcSight Specialist
8 15 (7.85%) ArcSight Engineer
9 13 (6.81%) Security Specialist
10 12 (6.28%) ArcSight Analyst
10 12 (6.28%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (5.76%) Security Engineer
12 10 (5.24%) Project Manager
12 10 (5.24%) Senior Security Analyst
12 10 (5.24%) SIEM Engineer
12 10 (5.24%) Splunk Analyst
13 9 (4.71%) Security Consultant
13 9 (4.71%) Security Manager
13 9 (4.71%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.66%) 802.1X
1 7 (3.66%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.52%) .NET
2 1 (0.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.57%) Data Centre
2 20 (10.47%) Cyberthreat
3 19 (9.95%) Security Operations Centre
4 16 (8.38%) Management Information System
5 15 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (7.85%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.71%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (4.71%) Performance Metrics
6 9 (4.71%) Smartcard
7 8 (4.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 7 (3.66%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.09%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.57%) CESG
10 3 (1.57%) PKI
11 2 (1.05%) CESG CLAS
11 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.05%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.05%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 53 (27.75%) Windows
2 34 (17.80%) Linux
3 28 (14.66%) Unix
4 8 (4.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.62%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.09%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.09%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.09%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.09%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.05%) Debian
7 2 (1.05%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.52%) AIX
8 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (46.07%) SIEM
2 76 (39.79%) Information Security
3 33 (17.28%) Security Operations
4 23 (12.04%) Security Architecture
5 20 (10.47%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (10.47%) Use Case
6 19 (9.95%) Change Management
7 15 (7.85%) ITIL
8 14 (7.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 14 (7.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 13 (6.81%) PRINCE2
10 12 (6.28%) SABSA
10 12 (6.28%) TOGAF
11 11 (5.76%) Information Management
11 11 (5.76%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 10 (5.24%) Project Management
12 10 (5.24%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (4.71%) Business Development
13 9 (4.71%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.19%) SQL
2 4 (2.09%) Java
2 4 (2.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.05%) C
3 2 (1.05%) Python
4 1 (0.52%) C#
4 1 (0.52%) COBOL
4 1 (0.52%) JCL
Qualifications
1 39 (20.42%) CISSP
2 38 (19.90%) Security Cleared
3 24 (12.57%) Degree
4 21 (10.99%) SC Cleared
5 15 (7.85%) GCIA
6 12 (6.28%) CISM
6 12 (6.28%) DV Cleared
7 10 (5.24%) CISA
7 10 (5.24%) IISP
8 9 (4.71%) PMI Certification
8 9 (4.71%) PMP
9 8 (4.19%) GCFE
9 8 (4.19%) GSEC
10 7 (3.66%) CFCE
10 7 (3.66%) EnCE
10 7 (3.66%) GCFA
10 7 (3.66%) GIAC
10 7 (3.66%) RHCE
11 6 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (3.14%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (9.95%) PCI DSS
3 10 (5.24%) GPG13
4 9 (4.71%) ISAE 3402
4 9 (4.71%) ISO 9001
4 9 (4.71%) ISO27005
4 9 (4.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.05%) COBIT
5 2 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.05%) QA
6 1 (0.52%) FIPS 140-2
6 1 (0.52%) ISO22301
System Software
1 18 (9.42%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.19%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.14%) NFS
5 3 (1.57%) Snort
6 2 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (17.80%) QRadar
2 16 (8.38%) ArcSight ESM
3 15 (7.85%) Nessus
4 10 (5.24%) EnCase
4 10 (5.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 10 (5.24%) Nmap
5 8 (4.19%) Puppet
6 7 (3.66%) Nexpose
7 6 (3.14%) Nagios
8 3 (1.57%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.57%) RSA enVision
8 3 (1.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (1.57%) WSUS
9 2 (1.05%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.52%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.52%) SCCM
10 1 (0.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 73 (38.22%) Splunk
2 35 (18.32%) Cisco
3 33 (17.28%) HP
4 24 (12.57%) Intel Security
5 21 (10.99%) LogRhythm
6 20 (10.47%) Microsoft
6 20 (10.47%) Qualys
7 17 (8.90%) Rapid7
8 16 (8.38%) Symantec
8 16 (8.38%) VMware
9 14 (7.33%) IBM
9 14 (7.33%) Tripwire
10 12 (6.28%) Juniper
10 12 (6.28%) Sourcefire
11 11 (5.76%) Oracle
12 10 (5.24%) FireEye
13 9 (4.71%) Barracuda Networks
13 9 (4.71%) Cyber-Ark
13 9 (4.71%) Red Hat
14 8 (4.19%) Blue Coat
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