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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 549 559 573
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 88 54 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.11% 0.036%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.24% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 33 5
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £375 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £586 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £500 £453
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +10.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
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
22449 22964 22346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.04% 45.26% 44.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14040 13341 12911
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 704 1017 1010
Median hourly rate £18.28 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +4 35 £494 +9.77% 8
South East -13 18 £538 +19.05% 4
North West -12 8 £425 -19.04%
South West +2 7 £390 -22.00% 1
North East - 7 £580 -
Yorkshire - 5 £369 - 5
West Midlands - 5 £413 - 1
East Midlands +10 3 £363 -17.14%
ArcSight
UK

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 110 (50.93%) SIEM
2 86 (39.81%) Splunk
3 74 (34.26%) Information Security
4 55 (25.46%) Security Operations
5 52 (24.07%) QRadar
6 49 (22.69%) Firewall
6 49 (22.69%) Intrusion Detection
7 45 (20.83%) CISSP
8 43 (19.91%) Security Cleared
9 36 (16.67%) Windows
10 35 (16.20%) HP
11 34 (15.74%) SC Cleared
12 32 (14.81%) Linux
13 30 (13.89%) Unix
13 30 (13.89%) Security Operations Centre
13 30 (13.89%) Cyberthreat
14 27 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
14 27 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 25 (11.57%) Qualys
15 25 (11.57%) Security Architecture
16 24 (11.11%) Management Information System
16 24 (11.11%) ArcSight ESM
17 23 (10.65%) Data Centre
17 23 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (10.65%) Microsoft
17 23 (10.65%) Cisco
17 23 (10.65%) Nessus
17 23 (10.65%) Degree
18 22 (10.19%) Intel Security
19 21 (9.72%) Tripwire

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 14 (6.48%) IIS
2 8 (3.70%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.39%) Apache
4 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.46%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (2.78%) MS Office
2 5 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (22.69%) Firewall
1 49 (22.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 16 (7.41%) HTTP
3 13 (6.02%) LAN
3 13 (6.02%) WAN
4 11 (5.09%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.17%) Internet
6 6 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (2.78%) LDAP
6 6 (2.78%) SAN
6 6 (2.78%) Wireshark
7 5 (2.31%) DNS
8 4 (1.85%) Network Security
8 4 (1.85%) tcpdump
9 3 (1.39%) Cisco ISE
10 1 (0.46%) IntruShield
10 1 (0.46%) IPsec
10 1 (0.46%) NAS
10 1 (0.46%) SMTP
10 1 (0.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.78%) Big Data
2 5 (2.31%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.85%) MySQL
3 4 (1.85%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.39%) GIS
5 2 (0.93%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.93%) DB2
6 1 (0.46%) DataStage
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (7.41%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (6.02%) Finance
2 5 (2.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.85%) Banking
3 4 (1.85%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (32.87%) Analyst
2 52 (24.07%) Security Analyst
3 44 (20.37%) SOC Analyst
4 35 (16.20%) Consultant
5 32 (14.81%) Architect
6 26 (12.04%) ArcSight Analyst
7 24 (11.11%) Security Architect
8 20 (9.26%) ArcSight Consultant
9 17 (7.87%) ArcSight Engineer
10 16 (7.41%) ArcSight Specialist
10 16 (7.41%) SOC Manager
11 15 (6.94%) Security Consultant
12 14 (6.48%) Security Engineer
12 14 (6.48%) Security Manager
12 14 (6.48%) SIEM Consultant
13 13 (6.02%) Splunk Analyst
14 12 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
14 12 (5.56%) Security Operations Analyst
14 12 (5.56%) SIEM Analyst
15 11 (5.09%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.39%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.46%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.89%) Cyberthreat
1 30 (13.89%) Security Operations Centre
2 24 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 23 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (10.65%) Data Centre
4 13 (6.02%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.02%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (6.02%) Smartcard
5 11 (5.09%) Performance Metrics
6 9 (4.17%) Mathematics
7 8 (3.70%) Driving Licence
8 7 (3.24%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.39%) CESG
9 3 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.39%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.93%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.46%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.46%) PKI
11 1 (0.46%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 36 (16.67%) Windows
2 32 (14.81%) Linux
3 30 (13.89%) Unix
4 5 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.31%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.93%) Debian
5 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.93%) Windows NT
5 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (50.93%) SIEM
2 74 (34.26%) Information Security
3 55 (25.46%) Security Operations
4 27 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 25 (11.57%) Security Architecture
6 20 (9.26%) Change Management
6 20 (9.26%) Use Case
7 18 (8.33%) Information Management
8 16 (7.41%) SABSA
8 16 (7.41%) Security Management
8 16 (7.41%) TOGAF
9 15 (6.94%) ITIL
9 15 (6.94%) PRINCE2
10 13 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (6.02%) Business Development
10 13 (6.02%) Quality Management
11 12 (5.56%) Data Protection
11 12 (5.56%) Threat Detection
12 11 (5.09%) Waterfall
13 10 (4.63%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.56%) SQL
2 4 (1.85%) Java
2 4 (1.85%) Python
3 2 (0.93%) C
4 1 (0.46%) C#
4 1 (0.46%) COBOL
4 1 (0.46%) JCL
Qualifications
1 45 (20.83%) CISSP
2 43 (19.91%) Security Cleared
3 34 (15.74%) SC Cleared
4 23 (10.65%) Degree
5 20 (9.26%) CISM
6 19 (8.80%) GCIA
7 14 (6.48%) CISA
7 14 (6.48%) IISP
8 10 (4.63%) GSEC
9 9 (4.17%) PMI Certification
9 9 (4.17%) PMP
10 7 (3.24%) GCIH
10 7 (3.24%) RHCE
11 6 (2.78%) DV Cleared
11 6 (2.78%) RHCA
12 5 (2.31%) CEH
12 5 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (2.31%) SANS
13 4 (1.85%) GCFE
13 4 (1.85%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (9.72%) PCI DSS
3 13 (6.02%) ISAE 3402
3 13 (6.02%) ISO 9001
3 13 (6.02%) ISO27005
3 13 (6.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (3.24%) GPG13
5 2 (0.93%) COBIT
5 2 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.93%) QA
6 1 (0.46%) FIPS 140-2
6 1 (0.46%) ISO22301
System Software
1 10 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (2.78%) NFS
4 5 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.85%) Snort
6 2 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 52 (24.07%) QRadar
2 24 (11.11%) ArcSight ESM
3 23 (10.65%) Nessus
4 19 (8.80%) Nmap
5 8 (3.70%) Puppet
6 6 (2.78%) Nagios
7 4 (1.85%) EnCase
8 3 (1.39%) RSA enVision
8 3 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (1.39%) WSUS
9 2 (0.93%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.46%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.46%) SCCM
10 1 (0.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 86 (39.81%) Splunk
2 35 (16.20%) HP
3 25 (11.57%) Qualys
4 23 (10.65%) Cisco
4 23 (10.65%) Microsoft
5 22 (10.19%) Intel Security
6 21 (9.72%) Tripwire
7 19 (8.80%) IBM
8 18 (8.33%) LogRhythm
9 16 (7.41%) Symantec
10 13 (6.02%) Barracuda Networks
11 11 (5.09%) VMware
12 9 (4.17%) Oracle
12 9 (4.17%) Red Hat
13 8 (3.70%) Sun
14 6 (2.78%) Cyber-Ark
14 6 (2.78%) NetApp
14 6 (2.78%) NetIQ
14 6 (2.78%) Sourcefire
15 5 (2.31%) Q1 Labs