The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ArcSight products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 402 406 421
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +15
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 35 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.080% 0.051%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 2
Median daily rate £494 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £361 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £550 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £500 £453
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +10.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
ArcSight
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9395 9975 10240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.22% 44.34% 43.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6402 6452 6721
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 226 212
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.94 £50.00 £33.75
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 London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing ArcSight as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

ArcSight Jobs Demand Trend in London

ArcSight
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ArcSight Daily Rate Trend in London

ArcSight
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArcSight across the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

ArcSight Daily Rate Histogram in London

ArcSight
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ArcSight across the London region.

ArcSight Hourly Rate Trend in London

ArcSight
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the London 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
City of London +44 7 £475 +18.75%
Canary Wharf - 1 £400 -
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 49 (55.68%) SIEM
2 41 (46.59%) Splunk
3 32 (36.36%) Information Security
4 31 (35.23%) Firewall
4 31 (35.23%) Security Operations
5 29 (32.95%) QRadar
6 26 (29.55%) Intrusion Detection
7 25 (28.41%) Unix
8 24 (27.27%) Windows
9 20 (22.73%) Linux
10 16 (18.18%) CISSP
11 15 (17.05%) Cyberthreat
11 15 (17.05%) Security Cleared
12 14 (15.91%) Cybersecurity
13 13 (14.77%) SC Cleared
13 13 (14.77%) HP
13 13 (14.77%) Use Case
14 12 (13.64%) Qualys
14 12 (13.64%) Nessus
14 12 (13.64%) Threat Detection
15 11 (12.50%) GCIA
15 11 (12.50%) Finance
15 11 (12.50%) Management Information System
16 10 (11.36%) Degree
16 10 (11.36%) Security Operations Centre
17 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (10.23%) Nmap
18 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
18 8 (9.09%) Intel Security
18 8 (9.09%) Microsoft

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 6 (6.82%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 31 (35.23%) Firewall
2 26 (29.55%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (9.09%) HTTP
4 7 (7.95%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (6.82%) LDAP
5 6 (6.82%) SAN
6 5 (5.68%) Wireshark
7 4 (4.55%) LAN
7 4 (4.55%) tcpdump
7 4 (4.55%) WAN
8 3 (3.41%) DNS
9 2 (2.27%) Network Security
10 1 (1.14%) Internet
10 1 (1.14%) IntruShield
10 1 (1.14%) IPsec
10 1 (1.14%) NAS
10 1 (1.14%) SMTP
10 1 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.41%) Big Data
2 3 (3.41%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.14%) Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Legal
3 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (34.09%) Analyst
2 26 (29.55%) Security Analyst
3 16 (18.18%) Consultant
4 14 (15.91%) SOC Analyst
5 13 (14.77%) ArcSight Analyst
6 10 (11.36%) Architect
7 9 (10.23%) Security Architect
7 9 (10.23%) Security Engineer
7 9 (10.23%) SOC Manager
8 8 (9.09%) SIEM Consultant
8 8 (9.09%) SIEM Engineer
8 8 (9.09%) Splunk Analyst
9 7 (7.95%) ArcSight Consultant
9 7 (7.95%) Security Consultant
10 6 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (6.82%) Operations Analyst
10 6 (6.82%) Security Manager
10 6 (6.82%) Security Operations Analyst
11 5 (5.68%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (5.68%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) Cyberthreat
2 11 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 10 (11.36%) Security Operations Centre
4 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.82%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.41%) CESG
7 3 (3.41%) Smart Meter
8 2 (2.27%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.14%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.14%) PKI
9 1 (1.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.41%) Unix
2 24 (27.27%) Windows
3 20 (22.73%) Linux
4 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (55.68%) SIEM
2 32 (36.36%) Information Security
3 31 (35.23%) Security Operations
4 14 (15.91%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (14.77%) Use Case
6 12 (13.64%) Threat Detection
7 7 (7.95%) Information Management
7 7 (7.95%) Security Architecture
8 6 (6.82%) Compatibility Testing
8 6 (6.82%) Dependency Management
8 6 (6.82%) Open Source
9 5 (5.68%) Change Management
9 5 (5.68%) Project Planning
9 5 (5.68%) Security Management
9 5 (5.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (4.55%) Information Security Governance
10 4 (4.55%) Information Security Management
11 3 (3.41%) Digital Forensics
11 3 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (3.41%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.55%) SQL
2 2 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (18.18%) CISSP
2 15 (17.05%) Security Cleared
3 13 (14.77%) SC Cleared
4 11 (12.50%) GCIA
5 10 (11.36%) Degree
6 6 (6.82%) CISM
6 6 (6.82%) RHCA
6 6 (6.82%) RHCE
7 5 (5.68%) GSEC
8 4 (4.55%) CEH
8 4 (4.55%) GCFE
8 4 (4.55%) GCIH
8 4 (4.55%) GIAC
9 3 (3.41%) CCNP
9 3 (3.41%) CFCE
9 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (3.41%) EnCE
9 3 (3.41%) GCFA
10 2 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.41%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.27%) COBIT
3 2 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.14%) FIPS 140-2
4 1 (1.14%) ISO22301
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.82%) NFS
2 6 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.27%) Snort
Systems Management
1 29 (32.95%) QRadar
2 12 (13.64%) Nessus
3 9 (10.23%) Nmap
4 6 (6.82%) Nagios
4 6 (6.82%) Puppet
5 4 (4.55%) EnCase
6 2 (2.27%) ArcSight ESM
6 2 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.14%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 41 (46.59%) Splunk
2 13 (14.77%) HP
3 12 (13.64%) Qualys
4 8 (9.09%) Intel Security
4 8 (9.09%) LogRhythm
4 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.82%) NetApp
5 6 (6.82%) Symantec
5 6 (6.82%) VMware
6 5 (5.68%) Cisco
7 4 (4.55%) Citrix
7 4 (4.55%) Rapid7
7 4 (4.55%) Sourcefire
8 3 (3.41%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.41%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.27%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.27%) FireEye
10 1 (1.14%) NetIQ
10 1 (1.14%) Remedy