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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ArcSight
Rank 382 347 356
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +9
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 8 43 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.20% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category 0.085% 0.45% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 26 6
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £280
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +60.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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
9371 9564 8896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.73% 44.33% 45.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6130 6119 5714
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 211 228
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.27% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.30 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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
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 5 March 2015. 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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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 +14 3 £500 - 1
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 17 (73.91%) HP
2 11 (47.83%) CISSP
2 11 (47.83%) Information Security
3 10 (43.48%) SIEM
4 9 (39.13%) CISM
5 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
6 6 (26.09%) Information Security Management
6 6 (26.09%) Security Management
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) Qualys
6 6 (26.09%) E-Discovery
7 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (21.74%) McAfee
7 5 (21.74%) BMC
8 4 (17.39%) OpenView
8 4 (17.39%) Firewall
8 4 (17.39%) Legal
8 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
9 3 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (13.04%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (13.04%) Analytics
9 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
9 3 (13.04%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
9 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (13.04%) SAP ERP
9 3 (13.04%) Remedy
9 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
9 3 (13.04%) Change Management

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (13.04%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) LDAP
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) NGN
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Legal
3 3 (13.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.35%) French Language
4 1 (4.35%) German Language
4 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Security Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Information Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Security Assurance Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Vendor Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.35%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) UNIX
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Information Security
2 10 (43.48%) SIEM
3 6 (26.09%) Information Security Management
3 6 (26.09%) Security Management
3 6 (26.09%) E-Discovery
4 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (13.04%) Analytics
6 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) ERP
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.70%) Use Case
7 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.70%) Information Assurance
7 2 (8.70%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) CISSP
2 9 (39.13%) CISM
3 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) OpenView
2 2 (8.70%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.35%) HP SIM
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) HP
2 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
3 6 (26.09%) Qualys
4 5 (21.74%) McAfee
4 5 (21.74%) BMC
5 3 (13.04%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (13.04%) Remedy
5 3 (13.04%) SAP
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) Symantec
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco
6 2 (8.70%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
7 1 (4.35%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) Splunk
7 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
7 1 (4.35%) VMware
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft