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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 158 165 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.086% 0.022% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.055% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £550 £348
% change year-on-year
-4.63% +58.16%
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
1601 1817 1520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.82% 40.57% 47.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 1041 821
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 91 110
Median hourly rate £20.73 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.61 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.02 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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
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 1 October 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
Cheshire +12 2 £550 -
Manchester - 1 £550 - 1
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Wireshark
3 6 (54.55%) Digital Forensics
3 6 (54.55%) tcpdump
3 6 (54.55%) Splunk
3 6 (54.55%) Rapid7
3 6 (54.55%) EnCase
4 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (45.45%) SIEM
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) GCFA
5 4 (36.36%) GIAC
5 4 (36.36%) GIS
5 4 (36.36%) CFCE
5 4 (36.36%) EnCE
5 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) GCFE
5 4 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (27.27%) Threat Management
6 3 (27.27%) Use Case
6 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
6 3 (27.27%) Nessus
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) tcpdump
2 6 (54.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) GIS
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Incident Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Security Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Incident Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) SIEM Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) ArcSight Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Unix Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Transition Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Transition Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Unix Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Digital Forensics
3 5 (45.45%) SIEM
3 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
4 3 (27.27%) Threat Management
4 3 (27.27%) Use Case
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CFCE
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
1 4 (36.36%) EnCE
1 4 (36.36%) GCFA
1 4 (36.36%) GCFE
1 4 (36.36%) GIAC
2 3 (27.27%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
3 2 (18.18%) PMP
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) EnCase
2 3 (27.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Rapid7
1 6 (54.55%) Splunk
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) HP