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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcSight over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 265 252 248
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 18 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.19% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.41% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 2
Median daily rate £538 £451 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.05% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £528
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £606 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £500 £453
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +10.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median 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
4726 4592 4386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.96% 46.13% 46.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2810 2459 2198
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 257 257
Median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.34 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

ArcSight
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing ArcSight as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Surrey -1 6 £568 -4.62% 2
Berkshire 0 4 £538 +19.17% 1
Kent - 4 £429 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £472 -
Hampshire +1 1 £575 +39.14%
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 South East region with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 39 (53.42%) SIEM
2 21 (28.77%) CISSP
2 21 (28.77%) ArcSight ESM
3 20 (27.40%) Splunk
4 19 (26.03%) HP
5 18 (24.66%) Tripwire
6 17 (23.29%) Security Cleared
7 16 (21.92%) IBM
8 15 (20.55%) Information Security
9 13 (17.81%) Cisco
9 13 (17.81%) TOGAF
10 12 (16.44%) Intel Security
11 11 (15.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 11 (15.07%) CISA
11 11 (15.07%) CISM
11 11 (15.07%) Quality Management
11 11 (15.07%) Smartcard
11 11 (15.07%) IIS
11 11 (15.07%) ISO 9001
11 11 (15.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (15.07%) Business Development
11 11 (15.07%) Degree
11 11 (15.07%) Qualys
11 11 (15.07%) PCI DSS
11 11 (15.07%) Barracuda Networks
11 11 (15.07%) Embedded Systems
11 11 (15.07%) Data Centre
11 11 (15.07%) ISO27005
11 11 (15.07%) SABSA

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.07%) IIS
2 3 (4.11%) Apache
3 2 (2.74%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (10.96%) LAN
2 8 (10.96%) WAN
3 7 (9.59%) Firewall
4 5 (6.85%) Internet
5 1 (1.37%) DHCP
5 1 (1.37%) DNS
5 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) Hadoop
2 4 (5.48%) MySQL
3 3 (4.11%) Big Data
4 2 (2.74%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Analyst
2 15 (20.55%) Architect
3 13 (17.81%) Security Architect
3 13 (17.81%) SOC Analyst
4 12 (16.44%) ArcSight Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) ArcSight Specialist
5 11 (15.07%) Security Analyst
6 10 (13.70%) Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) ArcSight Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) SIEM Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) TOGAF Architect
8 5 (6.85%) ArcSight Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) CISSP Architect
8 5 (6.85%) Security Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) SIEM Consultant
9 4 (5.48%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 3 (4.11%) SIEM Specialist
10 3 (4.11%) SOC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Data Centre
1 11 (15.07%) Embedded Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Smartcard
2 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
3 9 (12.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
4 7 (9.59%) Mathematics
5 6 (8.22%) Driving Licence
6 4 (5.48%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (5.48%) Smart Meter
7 2 (2.74%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Debian
2 2 (2.74%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) SIEM
2 15 (20.55%) Information Security
3 13 (17.81%) TOGAF
4 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.07%) Business Development
4 11 (15.07%) Quality Management
4 11 (15.07%) SABSA
5 10 (13.70%) Security Architecture
5 10 (13.70%) Security Operations
6 9 (12.33%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (12.33%) Data Protection
6 9 (12.33%) Waterfall
7 7 (9.59%) ITIL
7 7 (9.59%) ITIL V3
7 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
7 7 (9.59%) Security Management
7 7 (9.59%) Test Scripting
7 7 (9.59%) Use Case
8 6 (8.22%) Security Testing
9 5 (6.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) SQL
2 2 (2.74%) C
2 2 (2.74%) Java
2 2 (2.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (28.77%) CISSP
2 17 (23.29%) Security Cleared
3 11 (15.07%) CISA
3 11 (15.07%) CISM
3 11 (15.07%) Degree
3 11 (15.07%) IISP
4 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.74%) SANS
7 1 (1.37%) GCIA
7 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) ISAE 3402
1 11 (15.07%) ISO 9001
1 11 (15.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (15.07%) ISO27005
1 11 (15.07%) PCI DSS
1 11 (15.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (9.59%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (28.77%) ArcSight ESM
2 3 (4.11%) WSUS
3 2 (2.74%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.74%) Puppet
3 2 (2.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.37%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (27.40%) Splunk
2 19 (26.03%) HP
3 18 (24.66%) Tripwire
4 16 (21.92%) IBM
5 13 (17.81%) Cisco
6 12 (16.44%) Intel Security
7 11 (15.07%) Barracuda Networks
7 11 (15.07%) Qualys
8 9 (12.33%) Symantec
9 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
9 7 (9.59%) Oracle
10 6 (8.22%) Sun
11 5 (6.85%) LogRhythm
11 5 (6.85%) NetIQ
11 5 (6.85%) Novell
11 5 (6.85%) Q1 Labs
12 2 (2.74%) Cyber-Ark
12 2 (2.74%) Hortonworks
12 2 (2.74%) Lumension
12 2 (2.74%) Palo Alto