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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ArcSight
Rank 230 236 236
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 15 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.10% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.21% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Average daily rate
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£419 £475 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.84% +106.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £475 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £247
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-22.61% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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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
4385 4335 4852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.26% 48.86% 49.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2266 2187 2100
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 273 300
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArcSight across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

ArcSight Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 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
Berkshire - 9 £425 - 1
Hampshire -10 6 £300 -36.84% 1
Surrey - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (35.00%) SIEM
4 7 (35.00%) Migration
5 6 (30.00%) ITIL
6 5 (25.00%) VMware
6 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (25.00%) Firewall
6 5 (25.00%) Data Security
6 5 (25.00%) Finance
6 5 (25.00%) Validation
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) PKI
7 4 (20.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (15.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (15.00%) Regular Expression
8 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (15.00%) CLARiiON
8 3 (15.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (15.00%) Document Management
8 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (15.00%) EMC NetWorker

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Project
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) X.400
3 3 (15.00%) X.500
4 2 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MSI
2 2 (10.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (10.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) PKI
2 3 (15.00%) CLARiiON
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) SIEM
1 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (25.00%) Data Security
3 5 (25.00%) Validation
4 4 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (15.00%) Document Management
5 3 (15.00%) Release Management
5 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) Change Control
6 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Business Development
7 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) MCSE
4 3 (15.00%) CISSP
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (10.00%) GCIA
5 2 (10.00%) GIAC
6 1 (5.00%) CCSA
6 1 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (15.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (15.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) Qualys
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) EMC
2 3 (15.00%) Clearswift
3 2 (10.00%) CA
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper