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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcSight over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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 ArcSight, an HP company.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ArcSight
Rank 393 414 390
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 21 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.032% 0.061%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.069% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 14
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£425 £463 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
11012 11599 11780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.93% 46.38% 45.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6939 7470 7135
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 262 338
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.98 £48.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

ArcSight
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ArcSight across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +23 2 - -
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 19 (63.33%) SIEM
2 12 (40.00%) HP
2 12 (40.00%) Information Security
3 10 (33.33%) Firewall
3 10 (33.33%) CISSP
4 9 (30.00%) CISM
5 8 (26.67%) Network Security
6 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
7 6 (20.00%) Information Security Management
7 6 (20.00%) Security Management
7 6 (20.00%) Qualys
7 6 (20.00%) E-Discovery
8 5 (16.67%) Splunk
8 5 (16.67%) Use Case
8 5 (16.67%) Legal
9 4 (13.33%) Finance
9 4 (13.33%) Cisco
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL
9 4 (13.33%) UNIX
9 4 (13.33%) Windows
9 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
10 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
10 3 (10.00%) F5
10 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
10 3 (10.00%) NGN
10 3 (10.00%) Degree
10 3 (10.00%) Sourcefire
10 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (10.00%) McAfee
10 3 (10.00%) Novell

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (3.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Firewall
2 8 (26.67%) Network Security
3 3 (10.00%) NGN
4 2 (6.67%) LDAP
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (16.67%) Legal
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
1 8 (26.67%) Consultant
2 7 (23.33%) Security Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Security Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) IT Security Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Information Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Security Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Network Security Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Information Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) IT Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Incident Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Security Advisor
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) UNIX
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) SIEM
2 12 (40.00%) Information Security
3 6 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 6 (20.00%) Security Management
3 6 (20.00%) E-Discovery
4 5 (16.67%) Use Case
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 3 (10.00%) Validation
6 3 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) Computer Security
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) Service Management
8 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Operations Management
8 1 (3.33%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) CISSP
2 9 (30.00%) CISM
3 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) HP
2 7 (23.33%) CheckPoint
3 6 (20.00%) Qualys
4 5 (16.67%) Splunk
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco
6 3 (10.00%) Novell
6 3 (10.00%) McAfee
6 3 (10.00%) Sourcefire
6 3 (10.00%) F5
6 3 (10.00%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (6.67%) Remedy
7 2 (6.67%) Citrix
7 2 (6.67%) BMC
8 1 (3.33%) LogLogic
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