The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ArcSight products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcSight over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 138 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 10 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% - 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 7
Median daily rate £450 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £525 £451
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.28%
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1497 1665 1507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 47.06% 40.08% 46.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 876 823
Median daily rate £403 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.92% +8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £504 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 80 101
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £35.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

ArcSight
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ArcSight Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ArcSight
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ArcSight Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ArcSight
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArcSight across the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

ArcSight Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

ArcSight
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Manchester - 9 £450 -
Cheshire - 1 £550 -
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 North West region with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (80.00%) Splunk
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) Linux
3 11 (73.33%) Unix
3 11 (73.33%) Nessus
4 10 (66.67%) CISSP
5 9 (60.00%) Intel Security
5 9 (60.00%) LAN
5 9 (60.00%) VoIP
5 9 (60.00%) WAN
5 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (60.00%) Data Analytics
5 9 (60.00%) Analytics
5 9 (60.00%) Intel
5 9 (60.00%) NetWitness
5 9 (60.00%) QRadar
5 9 (60.00%) Case Management
6 8 (53.33%) ELK Stack
6 8 (53.33%) Nexpose
6 8 (53.33%) Cyber Attack
6 8 (53.33%) Qualys
6 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (53.33%) Patch Management
6 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (53.33%) Nmap
6 8 (53.33%) VPN
6 8 (53.33%) Apple
7 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
7 7 (46.67%) SANS

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) LAN
2 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (60.00%) VoIP
2 9 (60.00%) WAN
3 8 (53.33%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) tcpdump
4 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (6.67%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) GIS
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Incident Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) SIEM Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) ArcSight Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Linux Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Unix Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SOC Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Unix Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (6.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Analytics
1 9 (60.00%) Case Management
1 9 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 8 (53.33%) Patch Management
2 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (40.00%) Information Security
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
5 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) SIEM
5 3 (20.00%) Threat Management
5 3 (20.00%) Use Case
6 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
6 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (6.67%) Protective Monitoring
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CISSP
2 7 (46.67%) SANS
2 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) SSCP
4 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) CFCE
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) EnCE
5 1 (6.67%) GCFA
5 1 (6.67%) GCFE
5 1 (6.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) Nessus
2 9 (60.00%) QRadar
3 8 (53.33%) Nexpose
3 8 (53.33%) Nmap
4 3 (20.00%) EnCase
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Splunk
2 9 (60.00%) Intel
2 9 (60.00%) Intel Security
2 9 (60.00%) NetWitness
3 8 (53.33%) Apple
3 8 (53.33%) Qualys
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Rapid7
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft