The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ArcSight products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcSight over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ArcSight
Rank 252 224 218
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -6
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.083% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.045% 0.18% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
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£450 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £413 £280
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +47.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4423 3880 3684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.90% 46.05% 48.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2305 1928 1730
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 226 316
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

ArcSight
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ArcSight across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ArcSight Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ArcSight
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ArcSight Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ArcSight
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ArcSight across the South East region.

ArcSight Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ArcSight
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 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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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
Hampshire -20 1 £475 +11.76% 1
Berkshire - 1 £425 - 3
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 3
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (62.50%) CISSP
2 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (50.00%) SIEM
3 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
3 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) GIAC
4 6 (37.50%) GCIA
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) Degree
5 5 (31.25%) Internet
5 5 (31.25%) Information Security
6 4 (25.00%) Tripwire
6 4 (25.00%) McAfee
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) Qualys
6 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
7 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Network Security
7 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
7 3 (18.75%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (18.75%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (18.75%) Sun
7 3 (18.75%) IBM
7 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (6.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) Network Security
5 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.25%) tcpdump
6 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (6.25%) VPN
6 1 (6.25%) IPsec
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Information Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Security Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Information Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Smartcard
2 1 (6.25%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) SIEM
2 5 (31.25%) Information Security
3 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Protective Monitoring
4 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
4 3 (18.75%) Security Management
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Business Development
6 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Benchmarking
6 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) CISSP
2 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) GIAC
3 6 (37.50%) GCIA
3 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) CISA
4 2 (12.50%) CISM
5 1 (6.25%) SSCP
5 1 (6.25%) CEH
5 1 (6.25%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Tripwire
2 4 (25.00%) McAfee
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Qualys
3 3 (18.75%) Barracuda Networks
3 3 (18.75%) Sun
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) Splunk
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Websense
4 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
4 1 (6.25%) Sourcefire
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