The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ArcSight
Rank 538 511 519
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 32 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.067% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 30
Average daily rate
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£413 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £558 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £450 £240
% change year-on-year
-22.33% +87.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22443 21822 24527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.46% 46.91% 46.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12742 12175 12864
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1014 1126 1280
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
London +13 15 £438 +2.94% 3
South East -18 14 £406 +4.83% 12
Yorkshire - 2 £380 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North West - - - - 2
South West - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
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ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 32 (64.00%) SIEM
2 22 (44.00%) Firewall
3 17 (34.00%) ITIL
4 16 (32.00%) Security Cleared
5 14 (28.00%) Windows
6 10 (20.00%) Novell
6 10 (20.00%) Computer Security
6 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 9 (18.00%) Information Security
8 8 (16.00%) UNIX
9 7 (14.00%) SQL
9 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (14.00%) Finance
9 7 (14.00%) Network Security
10 6 (12.00%) Use Case
10 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (12.00%) Migration
10 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
11 5 (10.00%) McAfee
11 5 (10.00%) Data Security
11 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
11 5 (10.00%) Validation
11 5 (10.00%) VMware
11 5 (10.00%) PKI
12 4 (8.00%) Degree
12 4 (8.00%) Change Control
12 4 (8.00%) Regular Expression
12 4 (8.00%) Splunk
12 4 (8.00%) Qualys

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.00%) Documentum
1 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.00%) Firewall
2 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.00%) Network Security
3 3 (6.00%) X.400
3 3 (6.00%) X.500
4 2 (4.00%) LDAP
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.00%) MPLS
5 1 (2.00%) TACACS
5 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) MySQL
1 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MSI
2 2 (4.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Consultant
2 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Architect
3 6 (12.00%) Security Consultant
3 6 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Security Architect
5 3 (6.00%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) IT Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.00%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.00%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) PKI
2 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) UNIX
3 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) SIEM
2 17 (34.00%) ITIL
3 10 (20.00%) Computer Security
4 9 (18.00%) Information Security
5 6 (12.00%) Migration
5 6 (12.00%) Use Case
5 6 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (10.00%) Validation
6 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.00%) Data Security
7 4 (8.00%) Change Control
8 3 (6.00%) Change Management
8 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.00%) Document Management
8 3 (6.00%) Release Management
8 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.00%) Protective Monitoring
9 2 (4.00%) Data Protection
10 1 (2.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) VBScript
2 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) Degree
3 4 (8.00%) CISSP
3 4 (8.00%) CISM
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.00%) MCSE
5 2 (4.00%) CEH
6 1 (2.00%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) CCNP
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.00%) SSCP
6 1 (2.00%) CISA
6 1 (2.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) vSphere
4 1 (2.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (6.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (6.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (4.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Novell
2 5 (10.00%) McAfee
2 5 (10.00%) VMware
3 4 (8.00%) Cisco
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.00%) Qualys
3 4 (8.00%) Splunk
4 3 (6.00%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (6.00%) CA
4 3 (6.00%) IBM
4 3 (6.00%) EMC
4 3 (6.00%) Citrix
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle
4 3 (6.00%) Clearswift
4 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.00%) Remedy
5 2 (4.00%) BMC
5 2 (4.00%) HP
5 2 (4.00%) Sourcefire
5 2 (4.00%) LogLogic
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