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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 402 411 412
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 38 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.100% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 16
Median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £506 £525 £347
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +51.08%
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
9768 9693 11160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.59% 42.02% 45.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6445 6433 7216
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 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 206 244
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.80 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +10 6 £500 +11.11% 1
Feltham - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £530 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 40 (57.14%) SIEM
2 33 (47.14%) Firewall
3 23 (32.86%) Linux
3 23 (32.86%) Splunk
4 22 (31.43%) Windows
4 22 (31.43%) Information Security
5 19 (27.14%) Security Operations
6 17 (24.29%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (21.43%) Management Information System
7 15 (21.43%) Unix
7 15 (21.43%) Use Case
8 14 (20.00%) Big Data
8 14 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
9 13 (18.57%) ArcSight ESM
10 12 (17.14%) CISSP
10 12 (17.14%) Finance
11 11 (15.71%) HP
12 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
13 9 (12.86%) CISM
13 9 (12.86%) Incident Management
13 9 (12.86%) Security Architecture
14 8 (11.43%) Qualys
14 8 (11.43%) ITIL
15 7 (10.00%) Project Management
15 7 (10.00%) Nagios
15 7 (10.00%) Degree
15 7 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
15 7 (10.00%) Change Management
15 7 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
15 7 (10.00%) Analytics

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 (8.57%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) SaaS
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (47.14%) Firewall
2 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (8.57%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (8.57%) HTTP
4 6 (8.57%) LDAP
4 6 (8.57%) SAN
5 5 (7.14%) VoIP
6 4 (5.71%) Network Security
6 4 (5.71%) tcpdump
6 4 (5.71%) Wireshark
7 3 (4.29%) LAN
7 3 (4.29%) WAN
8 2 (2.86%) Wireless
9 1 (1.43%) DNS
9 1 (1.43%) NAS
9 1 (1.43%) SMTP
9 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) Big Data
2 4 (5.71%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.43%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.43%) GIS
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.43%) Advertising
3 1 (1.43%) French Language
3 1 (1.43%) Military
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Architect
2 14 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 13 (18.57%) Analyst
3 13 (18.57%) Security Engineer
4 9 (12.86%) Security Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) ArcSight Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Consultant
7 6 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) SIEM Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) ArcSight Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) ArcSight Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) ArcSight Specialist
8 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.14%) Splunk Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Data Architect
9 4 (5.71%) SIEM Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Monitoring Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) SIEM Specialist
10 3 (4.29%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 14 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.86%) PKI
6 1 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.86%) Linux
2 22 (31.43%) Windows
3 15 (21.43%) Unix
4 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.14%) SIEM
2 22 (31.43%) Information Security
3 19 (27.14%) Security Operations
4 17 (24.29%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (21.43%) Use Case
6 9 (12.86%) Incident Management
6 9 (12.86%) Security Architecture
7 8 (11.43%) ITIL
8 7 (10.00%) Analytics
8 7 (10.00%) Change Management
8 7 (10.00%) Project Management
8 7 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (8.57%) Compatibility Testing
9 6 (8.57%) Content Management
9 6 (8.57%) Dependency Management
9 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (8.57%) Open Source
9 6 (8.57%) TOGAF
10 5 (7.14%) Service Management
10 5 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) SQL
2 5 (7.14%) Perl
2 5 (7.14%) Python
2 5 (7.14%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.29%) Delphi
4 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) CISSP
2 9 (12.86%) CISM
3 7 (10.00%) Degree
4 6 (8.57%) RHCA
4 6 (8.57%) RHCE
4 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.14%) CISA
6 4 (5.71%) GIAC
7 3 (4.29%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.29%) ISSAP
7 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (2.86%) CCNP
8 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.86%) GCIA
8 2 (2.86%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.86%) PMP
9 1 (1.43%) CFCE
9 1 (1.43%) IISP
9 1 (1.43%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.86%) ISO27002
2 1 (1.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) NFS
1 6 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.86%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (18.57%) ArcSight ESM
2 7 (10.00%) Nagios
2 7 (10.00%) Puppet
3 3 (4.29%) EnCase
3 3 (4.29%) Nessus
3 3 (4.29%) QRadar
4 1 (1.43%) Grafana
4 1 (1.43%) Graphite
4 1 (1.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (32.86%) Splunk
2 11 (15.71%) HP
3 8 (11.43%) Qualys
4 6 (8.57%) Intel Security
4 6 (8.57%) NetApp
4 6 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 6 (8.57%) VMware
5 5 (7.14%) FireEye
5 5 (7.14%) Mercator
5 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.71%) Citrix
7 3 (4.29%) Cisco
7 3 (4.29%) Fortinet
7 3 (4.29%) Juniper
7 3 (4.29%) Oracle
7 3 (4.29%) Palantir
7 3 (4.29%) Rapid7
8 2 (2.86%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.86%) Remedy
8 2 (2.86%) Sourcefire