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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ArcSight
England / South East
Rank 218 223 258
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +35
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 16 33 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.39% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.83% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 2
Median daily rate £463 £501 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.59% +22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £463
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £52.63 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.63 -

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
3645 3975 4384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 49.82% 47.43% 48.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2079 2193 2298
Median daily rate £406 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £233 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 216 210
Median hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% +117.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £12.00 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

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
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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +16 11 £501 +0.10% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £450 -
Berkshire -13 2 £450 -12.23% 1
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 16 (61.54%) Intel Security
2 15 (57.69%) Splunk
3 14 (53.85%) SIEM
3 14 (53.85%) Firewall
4 12 (46.15%) Symantec
5 11 (42.31%) Windows
5 11 (42.31%) Cisco
6 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
7 9 (34.62%) ITIL
7 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
7 9 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
8 8 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (30.77%) Finance
8 8 (30.77%) Information Security
8 8 (30.77%) Unix
8 8 (30.77%) Juniper
9 7 (26.92%) BMC
9 7 (26.92%) CA
9 7 (26.92%) HP
9 7 (26.92%) Scrum
9 7 (26.92%) VMware
9 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
9 7 (26.92%) Service Management
9 7 (26.92%) Security Management
9 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (26.92%) IaaS
9 7 (26.92%) Analytics
9 7 (26.92%) F5
9 7 (26.92%) SolarWinds

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) Firewall
2 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (23.08%) VPN
4 5 (19.23%) Internet
4 5 (19.23%) SSL
4 5 (19.23%) Wireless
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (7.69%) ATM
6 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (7.69%) Frame Relay
7 1 (3.85%) BGP
7 1 (3.85%) LAN
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security
7 1 (3.85%) OSPF
7 1 (3.85%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (3.85%) VoIP
7 1 (3.85%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) ArcSight Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Information Security Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Information Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Security Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Security Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) SIEM Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Juniper Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 2 (7.69%) SOC Architect
5 1 (3.85%) ArcSight Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) ArcSight Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 1 (3.85%) SIEM Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) 802.1X
2 3 (11.54%) Regular Expression
3 2 (7.69%) Middleware
4 1 (3.85%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) CMDB
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Unix
3 6 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) SIEM
2 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Information Security
3 8 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Analytics
4 7 (26.92%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (26.92%) Data Loss Prevention
4 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
4 7 (26.92%) Security Hardening
4 7 (26.92%) Security Management
4 7 (26.92%) Service Management
4 7 (26.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 6 (23.08%) Event Correlation
5 6 (23.08%) User Stories
5 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (19.23%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 5 (19.23%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) CISSP
4 4 (15.38%) Degree
5 3 (11.54%) GIAC
6 1 (3.85%) CCNP
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.85%) SANS
6 1 (3.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) GPG13
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Nexpose
1 6 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (23.08%) QRadar
2 4 (15.38%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (7.69%) Nagios
3 2 (7.69%) Nessus
3 2 (7.69%) Opsview
4 1 (3.85%) Nmap
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Intel Security
2 15 (57.69%) Splunk
3 12 (46.15%) Symantec
4 11 (42.31%) Cisco
5 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
6 8 (30.77%) Juniper
7 7 (26.92%) BMC
7 7 (26.92%) CA
7 7 (26.92%) F5
7 7 (26.92%) HP
7 7 (26.92%) LogRhythm
7 7 (26.92%) SolarWinds
7 7 (26.92%) VMware
8 5 (19.23%) Blue Coat
8 5 (19.23%) FireEye
8 5 (19.23%) GFI Software
8 5 (19.23%) Rapid7
8 5 (19.23%) Sourcefire
8 5 (19.23%) TippingPoint
9 4 (15.38%) Fortinet