The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ArcSight products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcSight over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 22 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.11% 0.98% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.75% 2.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £575 £595 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £466 £500 £508
% change year-on-year
-6.75% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
ArcSight
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
80 95 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 56.34% 46.57% 54.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 73 45
Average daily rate £430 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £224 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Average hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £15.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -8.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £14.50 £13.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £15.75 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

ArcSight
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ArcSight across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ArcSight Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

ArcSight
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ArcSight across the Guildford region.

ArcSight Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) ArcSight ESM
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (25.00%) Regular Expression
4 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Debian
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) ArcSight Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) ArcSight Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) ArcSight Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (25.00%) Security Hardening
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware