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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 563 558 563
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 51 57 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.082%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.27% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 42 26
Median daily rate £450 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £403 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £589 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £525 £451
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
21058 21270 23397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.38% 42.49% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12962 12663 14084
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 898 1153
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -20 16 £500 - 8
South East +7 13 £475 -8.21% 5
North West - 11 £450 -
South West +12 4 £530 -11.66% 4
East of England +8 2 £675 +28.57%
West Midlands -16 2 £469 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
North East - 1 £500 -
ArcSight
UK

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 90 (65.69%) Firewall
2 73 (53.28%) SIEM
3 67 (48.91%) Windows
4 65 (47.45%) Splunk
5 52 (37.96%) Information Security
6 51 (37.23%) TCP/IP
7 50 (36.50%) Linux
8 45 (32.85%) Unix
9 42 (30.66%) Intel Security
10 39 (28.47%) CISSP
11 38 (27.74%) Cybersecurity
12 35 (25.55%) Security Cleared
13 32 (23.36%) Cisco
14 30 (21.90%) LogRhythm
15 28 (20.44%) Vulnerability Management
15 28 (20.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 27 (19.71%) Security Operations
16 27 (19.71%) Analytics
16 27 (19.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 27 (19.71%) Finance
17 24 (17.52%) Nessus
17 24 (17.52%) VPN
17 24 (17.52%) Juniper
18 23 (16.79%) Management Information System
18 23 (16.79%) SC Cleared
18 23 (16.79%) Nexpose
19 22 (16.06%) Cisco ASA
19 22 (16.06%) Use Case
19 22 (16.06%) F5
19 22 (16.06%) Symantec

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 2 (1.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.11%) IaaS
2 4 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.19%) SaaS
4 2 (1.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 90 (65.69%) Firewall
2 51 (37.23%) TCP/IP
3 24 (17.52%) VPN
4 22 (16.06%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (13.14%) LAN
5 18 (13.14%) WAN
6 17 (12.41%) Network Security
7 16 (11.68%) VoIP
8 15 (10.95%) Internet
8 15 (10.95%) Wireless
9 14 (10.22%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (10.22%) tcpdump
9 14 (10.22%) Wireshark
10 13 (9.49%) SSL
11 10 (7.30%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (5.84%) Spanning Tree
13 7 (5.11%) BGP
13 7 (5.11%) OSPF
14 5 (3.65%) HTTP
15 2 (1.46%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.95%) Big Data
2 7 (5.11%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.19%) GIS
3 3 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.73%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.73%) MySQL
4 1 (0.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 27 (19.71%) Finance
2 6 (4.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.46%) Military
4 1 (0.73%) Advertising
4 1 (0.73%) French Language
4 1 (0.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (24.82%) Analyst
2 33 (24.09%) Consultant
3 22 (16.06%) Security Analyst
4 20 (14.60%) Security Consultant
4 20 (14.60%) Security Engineer
5 17 (12.41%) ArcSight Consultant
6 16 (11.68%) Architect
7 14 (10.22%) ArcSight Engineer
7 14 (10.22%) Security Specialist
8 10 (7.30%) Information Security Consultant
8 10 (7.30%) SIEM Consultant
8 10 (7.30%) SOC Analyst
9 9 (6.57%) Information Security Specialist
9 9 (6.57%) Information Specialist
10 8 (5.84%) ArcSight Analyst
11 7 (5.11%) Incident Analyst
11 7 (5.11%) IT Analyst
11 7 (5.11%) IT Security Analyst
11 7 (5.11%) Security Architect
11 7 (5.11%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.49%) 802.1X
1 13 (9.49%) Regular Expression
2 10 (7.30%) ELK Stack
3 1 (0.73%) Middleware
3 1 (0.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.79%) Management Information System
2 21 (15.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 12 (8.76%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.03%) Cyber Attack
5 7 (5.11%) CMDB
6 6 (4.38%) Cyberthreat
6 6 (4.38%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.19%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.19%) PKI
9 1 (0.73%) RIA
9 1 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 67 (48.91%) Windows
2 50 (36.50%) Linux
3 45 (32.85%) Unix
4 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.46%) AIX
5 2 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.46%) Solaris
5 2 (1.46%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.46%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.46%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.73%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (53.28%) SIEM
2 52 (37.96%) Information Security
3 38 (27.74%) Cybersecurity
4 28 (20.44%) Vulnerability Management
4 28 (20.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 27 (19.71%) Analytics
5 27 (19.71%) Security Operations
5 27 (19.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 22 (16.06%) ITIL
6 22 (16.06%) Use Case
7 18 (13.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 17 (12.41%) Penetration Testing
9 16 (11.68%) Data Analytics
10 15 (10.95%) Patch Management
10 15 (10.95%) Security Architecture
11 14 (10.22%) Kalman Filter
11 14 (10.22%) Project Management
12 13 (9.49%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 13 (9.49%) Service Management
12 13 (9.49%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.49%) SQL
2 11 (8.03%) Shell Script
3 6 (4.38%) Perl
3 6 (4.38%) Python
4 3 (2.19%) Delphi
5 2 (1.46%) C
5 2 (1.46%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.73%) Java
Qualifications
1 39 (28.47%) CISSP
2 35 (25.55%) Security Cleared
3 23 (16.79%) SC Cleared
4 18 (13.14%) DV Cleared
5 12 (8.76%) Degree
5 12 (8.76%) SANS
6 11 (8.03%) GIAC
7 9 (6.57%) CISM
8 8 (5.84%) CCNP
8 8 (5.84%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (5.84%) SSCP
9 6 (4.38%) CISA
10 4 (2.92%) GCIA
11 3 (2.19%) CFCE
11 3 (2.19%) EnCE
11 3 (2.19%) GCFA
11 3 (2.19%) GCFE
11 3 (2.19%) PMI Certification
11 3 (2.19%) PMP
12 2 (1.46%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.03%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.38%) GPG13
2 6 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.19%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.65%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.92%) Snort
4 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.73%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 24 (17.52%) Nessus
2 23 (16.79%) Nexpose
3 20 (14.60%) ArcSight ESM
4 19 (13.87%) QRadar
5 10 (7.30%) Nmap
6 7 (5.11%) EnCase
6 7 (5.11%) RSA enVision
7 6 (4.38%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (2.92%) CA Spectrum
8 4 (2.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (1.46%) Nagios
9 2 (1.46%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.73%) Grafana
10 1 (0.73%) Graphite
10 1 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.73%) Opsview
10 1 (0.73%) Puppet
10 1 (0.73%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 65 (47.45%) Splunk
2 42 (30.66%) Intel Security
3 32 (23.36%) Cisco
4 30 (21.90%) LogRhythm
5 24 (17.52%) Juniper
6 22 (16.06%) F5
6 22 (16.06%) Symantec
7 20 (14.60%) CheckPoint
7 20 (14.60%) Rapid7
8 18 (13.14%) FireEye
9 15 (10.95%) Qualys
10 14 (10.22%) Blue Coat
10 14 (10.22%) HP
10 14 (10.22%) Sourcefire
11 13 (9.49%) Fortinet
11 13 (9.49%) GFI Software
11 13 (9.49%) Intel
11 13 (9.49%) TippingPoint
11 13 (9.49%) VMware
12 12 (8.76%) NetWitness
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