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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 471 563 525
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -38
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 125 30 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.064% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 20 36
Average daily rate £500 £500 £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £398 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £551 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £451 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.74% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.63 - -
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
20132 21592 20644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.66% 45.85% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12166 12738 11641
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 810 932 923
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +67 55 £500 +17.64% 2
London +51 50 £485 -3.00% 4
Yorkshire - 13 £455 - 3
South West +3 2 - - 1
West Midlands -11 2 £625 +78.57%
East of England 0 1 £375 -10.71%
ArcSight
UK

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 100 (58.48%) SIEM
2 71 (41.52%) Splunk
3 68 (39.77%) Information Security
4 52 (30.41%) Security Operations
5 46 (26.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 45 (26.32%) Firewall
7 44 (25.73%) QRadar
8 42 (24.56%) CISSP
9 38 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 33 (19.30%) SC Cleared
10 33 (19.30%) Intel Security
11 32 (18.71%) Windows
12 30 (17.54%) Cyberthreat
13 27 (15.79%) Security Operations Centre
13 27 (15.79%) Qualys
14 26 (15.20%) Cybersecurity
14 26 (15.20%) Unix
15 25 (14.62%) Management Information System
16 24 (14.04%) HP
16 24 (14.04%) Symantec
16 24 (14.04%) Linux
17 23 (13.45%) Use Case
18 21 (12.28%) Tripwire
18 21 (12.28%) Microsoft
19 19 (11.11%) ArcSight ESM
19 19 (11.11%) CISM
19 19 (11.11%) Nessus
20 18 (10.53%) Security Management
21 17 (9.94%) Degree
21 17 (9.94%) Analytical Skills

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (4.68%) IIS
2 4 (2.34%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 46 (26.90%) Intrusion Detection
2 45 (26.32%) Firewall
3 11 (6.43%) HTTP
4 10 (5.85%) Network Security
5 9 (5.26%) LAN
5 9 (5.26%) WAN
6 8 (4.68%) Wireshark
7 6 (3.51%) Internet
8 5 (2.92%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.75%) DNS
9 3 (1.75%) tcpdump
10 2 (1.17%) BGP
10 2 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.17%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (1.17%) EIGRP
10 2 (1.17%) IntruShield
10 2 (1.17%) OSPF
10 2 (1.17%) SSL
11 1 (0.58%) DHCP
11 1 (0.58%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.68%) SQL Server
1 8 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (2.92%) Big Data
3 4 (2.34%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.75%) GIS
5 2 (1.17%) MySQL
6 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 12 (7.02%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (8.77%) Finance
2 7 (4.09%) Banking
3 5 (2.92%) Financial Institution
3 5 (2.92%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Automotive
5 1 (0.58%) Legal
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Military
Job Titles
1 74 (43.27%) Analyst
2 61 (35.67%) Security Analyst
3 36 (21.05%) SOC Analyst
4 28 (16.37%) ArcSight Analyst
5 23 (13.45%) Consultant
6 21 (12.28%) ArcSight Engineer
7 20 (11.70%) SIEM Analyst
8 18 (10.53%) Security Engineer
9 16 (9.36%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 15 (8.77%) SIEM Engineer
11 14 (8.19%) Architect
11 14 (8.19%) SIEM Consultant
11 14 (8.19%) SOC Manager
12 13 (7.60%) Security Consultant
13 12 (7.02%) Security Architect
14 10 (5.85%) Security Manager
15 9 (5.26%) ArcSight Specialist
15 9 (5.26%) Splunk Analyst
16 8 (4.68%) Operational Security Manager
16 8 (4.68%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.58%) Regular Expression
1 1 (0.58%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.54%) Cyberthreat
2 27 (15.79%) Security Operations Centre
3 25 (14.62%) Management Information System
4 17 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (8.19%) Data Centre
6 9 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
7 7 (4.09%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (4.09%) Smartcard
8 6 (3.51%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.51%) Driving Licence
8 6 (3.51%) Smart Meter
9 4 (2.34%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.75%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.58%) CESG
11 1 (0.58%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.58%) PKI
11 1 (0.58%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.71%) Windows
2 26 (15.20%) Unix
3 24 (14.04%) Linux
4 2 (1.17%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.58%) Debian
5 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (58.48%) SIEM
2 68 (39.77%) Information Security
3 52 (30.41%) Security Operations
4 26 (15.20%) Cybersecurity
5 23 (13.45%) Use Case
6 18 (10.53%) Security Management
7 16 (9.36%) Security Architecture
8 14 (8.19%) Information Management
9 11 (6.43%) Change Management
9 11 (6.43%) TOGAF
10 10 (5.85%) Information Security Management
11 9 (5.26%) Data Protection
11 9 (5.26%) Project Planning
11 9 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
12 8 (4.68%) Information Security Governance
12 8 (4.68%) Test Scripting
13 7 (4.09%) Analytics
13 7 (4.09%) SABSA
13 7 (4.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.02%) SQL
2 3 (1.75%) Python
3 1 (0.58%) Java
3 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (24.56%) CISSP
2 38 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 33 (19.30%) SC Cleared
4 19 (11.11%) CISM
5 17 (9.94%) Degree
6 16 (9.36%) GCIA
7 10 (5.85%) GSEC
8 8 (4.68%) IISP
9 7 (4.09%) CISA
9 7 (4.09%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (3.51%) CEH
10 6 (3.51%) GIAC
11 5 (2.92%) CCNP
11 5 (2.92%) GCIH
11 5 (2.92%) SANS
12 4 (2.34%) GCFE
13 3 (1.75%) CFCE
13 3 (1.75%) DV Cleared
13 3 (1.75%) EnCE
13 3 (1.75%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.19%) PCI DSS
2 13 (7.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.09%) ISAE 3402
3 7 (4.09%) ISO 9001
3 7 (4.09%) ISO27005
3 7 (4.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (3.51%) GPG13
5 1 (0.58%) FIPS 140-2
5 1 (0.58%) ISO22301
System Software
1 5 (2.92%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.92%) Snort
2 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.58%) NDS
3 1 (0.58%) Novell eDirectory
3 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 44 (25.73%) QRadar
2 19 (11.11%) ArcSight ESM
2 19 (11.11%) Nessus
3 15 (8.77%) Nmap
4 5 (2.92%) EnCase
5 4 (2.34%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (2.34%) RSA enVision
6 2 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.17%) WSUS
7 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.58%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.58%) Puppet
7 1 (0.58%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (0.58%) SCCM
7 1 (0.58%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (41.52%) Splunk
2 33 (19.30%) Intel Security
3 27 (15.79%) Qualys
4 24 (14.04%) HP
4 24 (14.04%) Symantec
5 21 (12.28%) Microsoft
5 21 (12.28%) Tripwire
6 16 (9.36%) Cisco
7 15 (8.77%) IBM
8 13 (7.60%) LogRhythm
9 10 (5.85%) Cyber-Ark
10 9 (5.26%) NetIQ
11 7 (4.09%) Barracuda Networks
11 7 (4.09%) Sun
12 6 (3.51%) Citrix
12 6 (3.51%) Oracle
12 6 (3.51%) Palo Alto
12 6 (3.51%) Q1 Labs
13 5 (2.92%) Novell
13 5 (2.92%) SolarWinds
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