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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 386 405 413
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +8
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 32 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.087% 0.039%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.20% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 6
Median daily rate £500 £463 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £362 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £578 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £461 £520 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
8992 10200 10091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.34% 44.41% 43.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6189 6688 6570
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 259 210
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.88 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.40% +4.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.09 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

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 29 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 29 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 6 £475 +31.03%
Feltham +4 1 £475 -
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 42 (52.50%) Splunk
2 41 (51.25%) SIEM
3 30 (37.50%) QRadar
4 28 (35.00%) Information Security
5 27 (33.75%) Firewall
5 27 (33.75%) Security Operations
6 21 (26.25%) Unix
6 21 (26.25%) Intrusion Detection
7 19 (23.75%) Windows
8 16 (20.00%) Linux
9 14 (17.50%) HP
10 13 (16.25%) Use Case
11 12 (15.00%) Nessus
12 11 (13.75%) CISSP
12 11 (13.75%) GCIA
12 11 (13.75%) Finance
12 11 (13.75%) Security Cleared
13 10 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
13 10 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
13 10 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
13 10 (12.50%) Qualys
14 9 (11.25%) Degree
14 9 (11.25%) Nmap
14 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (11.25%) SC Cleared
15 8 (10.00%) LogRhythm
15 8 (10.00%) Threat Detection
15 8 (10.00%) HTTP
15 8 (10.00%) Red Hat
16 7 (8.75%) Management Information System

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 (7.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 27 (33.75%) Firewall
2 21 (26.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (10.00%) HTTP
4 7 (8.75%) TCP/IP
5 6 (7.50%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (7.50%) LDAP
5 6 (7.50%) SAN
6 3 (3.75%) DNS
6 3 (3.75%) LAN
6 3 (3.75%) Network Security
6 3 (3.75%) tcpdump
6 3 (3.75%) WAN
6 3 (3.75%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.25%) Internet
7 1 (1.25%) IntruShield
7 1 (1.25%) IPsec
7 1 (1.25%) NAS
7 1 (1.25%) SMTP
7 1 (1.25%) SSL
7 1 (1.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) Big Data
2 2 (2.50%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.25%) Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Legal
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Analyst
2 19 (23.75%) Security Analyst
3 13 (16.25%) SOC Analyst
4 12 (15.00%) Consultant
5 11 (13.75%) Architect
6 10 (12.50%) Security Architect
7 9 (11.25%) ArcSight Analyst
7 9 (11.25%) SOC Manager
8 8 (10.00%) Security Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) SIEM Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Splunk Analyst
9 7 (8.75%) ArcSight Consultant
10 6 (7.50%) ArcSight Specialist
10 6 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (7.50%) Operations Analyst
10 6 (7.50%) Security Consultant
10 6 (7.50%) Security Manager
10 6 (7.50%) Security Operations Analyst
11 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (6.25%) SIEM Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
1 10 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.50%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (3.75%) CESG
5 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.50%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (2.50%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.25%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.25%) PKI
7 1 (1.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.25%) Unix
2 19 (23.75%) Windows
3 16 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.25%) SIEM
2 28 (35.00%) Information Security
3 27 (33.75%) Security Operations
4 13 (16.25%) Use Case
5 10 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (10.00%) Threat Detection
7 7 (8.75%) Information Management
7 7 (8.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (7.50%) Compatibility Testing
8 6 (7.50%) Dependency Management
8 6 (7.50%) Open Source
8 6 (7.50%) Security Architecture
9 5 (6.25%) Change Management
9 5 (6.25%) Presales
9 5 (6.25%) Project Planning
9 5 (6.25%) Threat Analysis
10 3 (3.75%) Business Continuity
10 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.75%) ITIL
10 3 (3.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) CISSP
1 11 (13.75%) GCIA
1 11 (13.75%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.25%) Degree
2 9 (11.25%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.50%) RHCA
3 6 (7.50%) RHCE
4 5 (6.25%) CCNP
4 5 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.25%) GSEC
5 4 (5.00%) CEH
6 3 (3.75%) GCFE
6 3 (3.75%) GCIH
7 2 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.50%) CFCE
7 2 (2.50%) CLAS
7 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.50%) EnCE
7 2 (2.50%) GCFA
7 2 (2.50%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.50%) COBIT
2 2 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.25%) FIPS 140-2
3 1 (1.25%) ISO22301
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Active Directory
1 6 (7.50%) NFS
1 6 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 30 (37.50%) QRadar
2 12 (15.00%) Nessus
3 9 (11.25%) Nmap
4 6 (7.50%) Nagios
4 6 (7.50%) Puppet
5 3 (3.75%) EnCase
6 2 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.25%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (1.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 42 (52.50%) Splunk
2 14 (17.50%) HP
3 10 (12.50%) Qualys
4 8 (10.00%) LogRhythm
4 8 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.75%) Cisco
6 6 (7.50%) NetApp
6 6 (7.50%) VMware
7 5 (6.25%) Fortinet
7 5 (6.25%) Palo Alto
8 4 (5.00%) Citrix
8 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (5.00%) Sourcefire
9 3 (3.75%) Intel Security
9 3 (3.75%) Juniper
9 3 (3.75%) Rapid7
10 2 (2.50%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.50%) FireEye
10 2 (2.50%) Symantec
11 1 (1.25%) IBM