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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ArcSight
Rank 222 237 213
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 39 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 0.33% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 5
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£550 £406 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £349 £450
% change year-on-year
+43.26% -22.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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
4518 4289 4132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.39% 46.63% 48.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2556 2129 2041
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 236 314
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.42 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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 +5 19 £525 +75.00% 2
Berkshire +9 11 £550 +29.41% 3
Surrey - 7 £550 - 1
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 51 (86.44%) SIEM
2 28 (47.46%) Security Cleared
3 25 (42.37%) McAfee
4 24 (40.68%) CISSP
5 20 (33.90%) Information Security
5 20 (33.90%) SC Cleared
6 18 (30.51%) McAfee ePO
6 18 (30.51%) Security Management
7 16 (27.12%) Sourcefire
7 16 (27.12%) ACSA
8 15 (25.42%) HP
9 13 (22.03%) SQL
10 12 (20.34%) Windows
11 11 (18.64%) Firewall
11 11 (18.64%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (16.95%) ITIL
12 10 (16.95%) Cisco
13 8 (13.56%) Juniper
13 8 (13.56%) Analytics
13 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (13.56%) Use Case
13 8 (13.56%) Security Architecture
14 7 (11.86%) Knowledge Management
14 7 (11.86%) Regular Expression
14 7 (11.86%) Symantec
14 7 (11.86%) Project Management
14 7 (11.86%) UNIX
14 7 (11.86%) Linux
15 6 (10.17%) UML
15 6 (10.17%) Websense

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (10.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
1 1 (1.69%) PaaS
1 1 (1.69%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) Firewall
2 5 (8.47%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.47%) Big Data
2 5 (8.47%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MSI
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Analyst
1 14 (23.73%) Consultant
2 11 (18.64%) ArcSight Consultant
2 11 (18.64%) ArcSight Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) Security Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Architect
5 7 (11.86%) Security Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Security Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Splunk Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (1.69%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.69%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Management Information System
1 6 (10.17%) Private Cloud
2 5 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.78%) SecurID
4 1 (1.69%) Wiki
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) UNIX
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Vista
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (86.44%) SIEM
2 20 (33.90%) Information Security
3 18 (30.51%) Security Management
4 11 (18.64%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (16.95%) ITIL
6 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (13.56%) Analytics
6 8 (13.56%) Security Architecture
6 8 (13.56%) Use Case
7 7 (11.86%) Knowledge Management
7 7 (11.86%) Project Management
8 6 (10.17%) Service Management
8 6 (10.17%) UML
8 6 (10.17%) TOGAF
8 6 (10.17%) Incident Management
9 5 (8.47%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (8.47%) System Testing
9 5 (8.47%) BPMN
9 5 (8.47%) BPEL
9 5 (8.47%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) SQL
2 5 (8.47%) Perl
2 5 (8.47%) Python
3 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.08%) VBA
4 2 (3.39%) C
4 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (47.46%) Security Cleared
2 24 (40.68%) CISSP
3 20 (33.90%) SC Cleared
4 16 (27.12%) ACSA
5 2 (3.39%) PMP
5 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.39%) GIAC
6 1 (1.69%) GCIA
6 1 (1.69%) GSEC
6 1 (1.69%) CEH
6 1 (1.69%) CISA
6 1 (1.69%) CISM
6 1 (1.69%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.69%) CCIE
6 1 (1.69%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 3 (5.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.69%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (30.51%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (8.47%) ArcSight ESM
3 3 (5.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (5.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) McAfee
2 16 (27.12%) Sourcefire
3 15 (25.42%) HP
4 10 (16.95%) Cisco
5 8 (13.56%) Juniper
6 7 (11.86%) Symantec
7 6 (10.17%) Websense
7 6 (10.17%) Tripwire
7 6 (10.17%) FireEye
8 5 (8.47%) Cyber-Ark
8 5 (8.47%) SolarWinds
8 5 (8.47%) CA
8 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.78%) Blue Coat
10 3 (5.08%) VMware
10 3 (5.08%) Intel
10 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.08%) Oracle
10 3 (5.08%) Splunk
10 3 (5.08%) Lumension
Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago