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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ArcSight
Rank 532 486 504
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +18
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 25 53 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.12% 0.044%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.26% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 37 9
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £550 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £413 £280
% change year-on-year
+12.30% +47.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
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
20941 20363 19274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.94% 45.67% 46.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12460 11591 10375
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £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 918 910 1252
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.31 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
North West +9 10 £500 -9.09% 1
London -18 8 £500 - 6
East of England +1 2 £475 +18.75%
South East -17 2 £450 +5.88% 4
South West - 2 - - 1
West Midlands +1 1 £350 - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 3
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UK

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 36 (50.70%) CISSP
2 34 (47.89%) Information Security
3 33 (46.48%) SIEM
4 29 (40.85%) Firewall
5 27 (38.03%) HP
6 21 (29.58%) CheckPoint
7 20 (28.17%) Windows
7 20 (28.17%) Qualys
8 18 (25.35%) Cisco
9 17 (23.94%) Degree
10 15 (21.13%) Security Management
10 15 (21.13%) Security Cleared
11 14 (19.72%) CISM
11 14 (19.72%) McAfee
12 12 (16.90%) Information Security Management
12 12 (16.90%) E-Discovery
12 12 (16.90%) Security Architecture
12 12 (16.90%) Kalman Filter
13 11 (15.49%) Splunk
13 11 (15.49%) SC Cleared
13 11 (15.49%) Project Management
13 11 (15.49%) Oracle
13 11 (15.49%) Nessus
14 10 (14.08%) Linux
14 10 (14.08%) ITIL
14 10 (14.08%) Vulnerability Management
15 9 (12.68%) F5
15 9 (12.68%) TCP/IP
15 9 (12.68%) Legal
15 9 (12.68%) Tripwire

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 6 (8.45%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (40.85%) Firewall
2 9 (12.68%) TCP/IP
3 8 (11.27%) Internet
4 6 (8.45%) Network Security
5 5 (7.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (4.23%) NGN
6 3 (4.23%) IntruShield
7 2 (2.82%) tcpdump
7 2 (2.82%) VPN
8 1 (1.41%) DNS
8 1 (1.41%) SSL
8 1 (1.41%) DHCP
8 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.41%) HTTP
8 1 (1.41%) SNMP
8 1 (1.41%) IPv4
8 1 (1.41%) SMTP
8 1 (1.41%) LDAP
8 1 (1.41%) IPsec
8 1 (1.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.41%) MySQL
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (12.68%) Legal
2 8 (11.27%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) French Language
4 1 (1.41%) German Language
4 1 (1.41%) Law
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (36.62%) Analyst
2 23 (32.39%) Security Analyst
3 21 (29.58%) Consultant
4 11 (15.49%) Information Security Analyst
4 11 (15.49%) Information Analyst
5 9 (12.68%) Security Consultant
6 8 (11.27%) Architect
7 7 (9.86%) Security Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Security Architect
9 5 (7.04%) Project Manager
10 4 (5.63%) Cyber Security Analyst
11 3 (4.23%) Network Architect
11 3 (4.23%) Information Security Specialist
11 3 (4.23%) Security Specialist
11 3 (4.23%) Information Security Consultant
11 3 (4.23%) Network Security Architect
11 3 (4.23%) Information Specialist
12 2 (2.82%) IT Security Engineer
12 2 (2.82%) Systems Engineer
13 1 (1.41%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.41%) Smartcard
3 1 (1.41%) SecurID
3 1 (1.41%) Replication
3 1 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Windows
2 10 (14.08%) Linux
3 7 (9.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Information Security
2 33 (46.48%) SIEM
3 15 (21.13%) Security Management
4 12 (16.90%) Information Security Management
4 12 (16.90%) E-Discovery
4 12 (16.90%) Security Architecture
4 12 (16.90%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (15.49%) Project Management
6 10 (14.08%) ITIL
6 10 (14.08%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (9.86%) Business Development
8 6 (8.45%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (8.45%) Use Case
8 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.04%) Service Management
9 5 (7.04%) Cyber Security
9 5 (7.04%) Protective Monitoring
10 4 (5.63%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (5.63%) Test Strategy
10 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) C
2 1 (1.41%) Perl
2 1 (1.41%) Python
2 1 (1.41%) Ruby
2 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (50.70%) CISSP
2 17 (23.94%) Degree
3 15 (21.13%) Security Cleared
4 14 (19.72%) CISM
5 11 (15.49%) SC Cleared
6 7 (9.86%) GIAC
6 7 (9.86%) GCIA
7 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (7.04%) PMP
7 5 (7.04%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.82%) CEH
8 2 (2.82%) CISA
9 1 (1.41%) SSCP
9 1 (1.41%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (9.86%) PCI DSS
3 6 (8.45%) QA
4 3 (4.23%) ISO 9001
4 3 (4.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Snort
2 1 (1.41%) NFS
2 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.41%) Samba
2 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) Nessus
2 3 (4.23%) CORE IMPACT
3 2 (2.82%) SCOM
4 1 (1.41%) OpenView
4 1 (1.41%) MOM
4 1 (1.41%) Nagios
4 1 (1.41%) SCCM
4 1 (1.41%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.41%) Puppet
4 1 (1.41%) Opsview
4 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) HP
2 21 (29.58%) CheckPoint
3 20 (28.17%) Qualys
4 18 (25.35%) Cisco
5 14 (19.72%) McAfee
6 11 (15.49%) Splunk
6 11 (15.49%) Oracle
7 9 (12.68%) F5
7 9 (12.68%) Tripwire
8 7 (9.86%) IBM
8 7 (9.86%) Sourcefire
8 7 (9.86%) TippingPoint
9 6 (8.45%) Blue Coat
9 6 (8.45%) Juniper
9 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
10 5 (7.04%) Nokia
10 5 (7.04%) Cyber-Ark
11 4 (5.63%) Rapid7
11 4 (5.63%) SolarWinds
11 4 (5.63%) NetIQ
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