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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ArcSight
Rank 485 537 512
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -25
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 90 26 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.054% 0.083%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 16 11
Average daily rate
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£488 £406 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £350 £438
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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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
22405 21642 20882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.02% 45.20% 46.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13442 12404 11460
Average daily rate £400 £388 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1012 974 1158
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +20 42 £523 +28.61% 15
London +14 22 £463 +8.82% 13
South West - 10 £415 - 3
East Midlands -2 8 £468 - 5
North West - 7 £525 - 10
West Midlands - 1 £488 - 5
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ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 103 (79.84%) SIEM
2 44 (34.11%) CISSP
3 43 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 41 (31.78%) Firewall
5 40 (31.01%) Information Security
6 37 (28.68%) McAfee
7 36 (27.91%) HP
8 35 (27.13%) Windows
9 31 (24.03%) ITIL
10 28 (21.71%) SC Cleared
11 27 (20.93%) Sourcefire
12 26 (20.16%) Linux
12 26 (20.16%) Finance
13 25 (19.38%) SQL
13 25 (19.38%) Intrusion Detection
14 23 (17.83%) Cisco
15 21 (16.28%) Security Architecture
15 21 (16.28%) Vulnerability Management
16 19 (14.73%) Degree
16 19 (14.73%) UNIX
16 19 (14.73%) Project Management
17 18 (13.95%) Security Management
17 18 (13.95%) Splunk
17 18 (13.95%) Cyber-Ark
18 17 (13.18%) Use Case
18 17 (13.18%) Network Security
18 17 (13.18%) Microsoft
18 17 (13.18%) Juniper
19 16 (12.40%) Active Directory
19 16 (12.40%) Symantec

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.10%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.55%) Lync
3 1 (0.78%) IIS
3 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (6.20%) MS Office
2 4 (3.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 41 (31.78%) Firewall
2 25 (19.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (13.18%) Network Security
4 11 (8.53%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.43%) LDAP
6 6 (4.65%) DHCP
6 6 (4.65%) DNS
7 5 (3.88%) SSH
8 4 (3.10%) Internet
9 3 (2.33%) Extranet
9 3 (2.33%) SSL
9 3 (2.33%) Intranet
9 3 (2.33%) tcpdump
10 2 (1.55%) Wireshark
10 2 (1.55%) VPN
11 1 (0.78%) WAN
11 1 (0.78%) SMTP
11 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.78%) HTTP
11 1 (0.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.65%) NoSQL
2 5 (3.88%) Big Data
2 5 (3.88%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.55%) MySQL
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.33%) MSI
General
1 26 (20.16%) Finance
2 5 (3.88%) Financial Institution
2 5 (3.88%) Military
3 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.55%) Law
4 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (37.21%) Analyst
2 41 (31.78%) Security Analyst
3 26 (20.16%) Consultant
4 13 (10.08%) ArcSight Consultant
5 12 (9.30%) ArcSight Engineer
6 11 (8.53%) Security Consultant
6 11 (8.53%) Security Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) Architect
8 8 (6.20%) Security Manager
9 7 (5.43%) Security Architect
9 7 (5.43%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.88%) Network Analyst
11 4 (3.10%) Information Manager
11 4 (3.10%) Information Security Manager
11 4 (3.10%) Network Consultant
11 4 (3.10%) Deployment Manager
11 4 (3.10%) Network Security Analyst
12 3 (2.33%) Splunk Consultant
12 3 (2.33%) Network Security Consultant
12 3 (2.33%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.98%) Regular Expression
2 4 (3.10%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.78%) SOAP
3 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.08%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.75%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.88%) PKI
3 5 (3.88%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.10%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.10%) GIS
5 2 (1.55%) Replication
5 2 (1.55%) Tandem
6 1 (0.78%) e-Health
6 1 (0.78%) SecurID
6 1 (0.78%) Wiki
6 1 (0.78%) SCADA
6 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (27.13%) Windows
2 26 (20.16%) Linux
3 19 (14.73%) UNIX
4 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (79.84%) SIEM
2 40 (31.01%) Information Security
3 31 (24.03%) ITIL
4 21 (16.28%) Security Architecture
4 21 (16.28%) Vulnerability Management
5 19 (14.73%) Project Management
6 18 (13.95%) Security Management
7 17 (13.18%) Use Case
8 16 (12.40%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 16 (12.40%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (9.30%) Cyber Security
9 12 (9.30%) Service Management
10 11 (8.53%) Data Protection
10 11 (8.53%) Analytics
11 9 (6.98%) Incident Management
12 8 (6.20%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (5.43%) Network Monitoring
14 6 (4.65%) Computer Security
14 6 (4.65%) Change Management
14 6 (4.65%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 25 (19.38%) SQL
2 6 (4.65%) Perl
2 6 (4.65%) Python
3 4 (3.10%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.33%) VBA
5 2 (1.55%) C
6 1 (0.78%) C#
6 1 (0.78%) C++
6 1 (0.78%) VB
6 1 (0.78%) Ruby
6 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (34.11%) CISSP
2 43 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 28 (21.71%) SC Cleared
4 19 (14.73%) Degree
5 15 (11.63%) ACSA
6 13 (10.08%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (9.30%) CCNP
8 11 (8.53%) CCNA
8 11 (8.53%) CEH
9 10 (7.75%) A+ Certification
10 7 (5.43%) CISM
11 6 (4.65%) PMP
11 6 (4.65%) PMI Certification
12 5 (3.88%) GIAC
13 4 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (3.10%) DV Cleared
14 3 (2.33%) GCIH
15 2 (1.55%) ISSAP
16 1 (0.78%) CCIE
16 1 (0.78%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.43%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.33%) SLA
3 3 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.55%) COBIT
4 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 16 (12.40%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.88%) Snort
2 5 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.78%) NFS
4 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.78%) iptables
4 1 (0.78%) Firmware
4 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.78%) Samba
4 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (11.63%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (5.43%) Nessus
2 7 (5.43%) ArcSight ESM
3 6 (4.65%) Nmap
4 5 (3.88%) OpenView
5 4 (3.10%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 3 (2.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (2.33%) SCCM
7 2 (1.55%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.55%) Nagios
7 2 (1.55%) CORE IMPACT
8 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.78%) MOM
8 1 (0.78%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.78%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.78%) SCOM
8 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.78%) Puppet
8 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (28.68%) McAfee
2 36 (27.91%) HP
3 27 (20.93%) Sourcefire
4 23 (17.83%) Cisco
5 18 (13.95%) Splunk
5 18 (13.95%) Cyber-Ark
6 17 (13.18%) Microsoft
6 17 (13.18%) Juniper
7 16 (12.40%) Symantec
8 14 (10.85%) Blue Coat
9 13 (10.08%) SolarWinds
10 12 (9.30%) Citrix
11 10 (7.75%) CheckPoint
12 9 (6.98%) CA
12 9 (6.98%) IBM
13 8 (6.20%) Oracle
14 7 (5.43%) Websense
15 6 (4.65%) Tripwire
15 6 (4.65%) BMC
15 6 (4.65%) LogLogic
City, London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £550 per day + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Derbyshire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
East Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago