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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 252 224 237
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +13
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 17 38 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.41% 0.089%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.86% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 5
Median daily rate £538 £520 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.36% +26.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £365
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
4367 4407 4234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.65% 47.44% 47.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2557 2417 2096
Median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 228 232
Median hourly rate £19.61 £19.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.56% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.17 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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
Hampshire -1 6 £575 +4.54%
Berkshire -12 4 £469 +4.05% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £450 -
Kent - 2 £500 -
Surrey -14 1 £600 +9.09%
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 29 (45.31%) SIEM
2 18 (28.13%) Security Cleared
3 17 (26.56%) Information Security
3 17 (26.56%) Splunk
4 16 (25.00%) CISSP
5 15 (23.44%) HP
6 13 (20.31%) Windows
6 13 (20.31%) ArcSight ESM
7 12 (18.75%) Cisco
8 11 (17.19%) Intel Security
9 10 (15.63%) Content Development
9 10 (15.63%) GPG13
9 10 (15.63%) Symantec
9 10 (15.63%) IBM
9 10 (15.63%) Tripwire
10 9 (14.06%) Use Case
11 8 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (12.50%) Security Operations
11 8 (12.50%) Firewall
12 7 (10.94%) Internet
12 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
12 7 (10.94%) Oracle
12 7 (10.94%) DV Cleared
12 7 (10.94%) TOGAF
12 7 (10.94%) Security Operations Centre
12 7 (10.94%) LogRhythm
12 7 (10.94%) Regular Expression
12 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
13 6 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
13 6 (9.38%) ISO27005

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 6 (9.38%) IIS
2 3 (4.69%) Apache
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Firewall
2 7 (10.94%) Internet
3 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (6.25%) SSL
4 4 (6.25%) VPN
4 4 (6.25%) Wireless
5 2 (3.13%) LAN
5 2 (3.13%) Network Security
5 2 (3.13%) WAN
6 1 (1.56%) DHCP
6 1 (1.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) Hadoop
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (6.25%) MySQL
3 3 (4.69%) Big Data
4 2 (3.13%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.56%) DB2
General
1 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Analyst
1 11 (17.19%) ArcSight Specialist
1 11 (17.19%) Consultant
1 11 (17.19%) SOC Analyst
2 10 (15.63%) ArcSight Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) ArcSight Consultant
4 8 (12.50%) Architect
5 7 (10.94%) Security Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Security Specialist
7 5 (7.81%) CISSP Architect
7 5 (7.81%) TOGAF Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Development Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Information Security Specialist
8 4 (6.25%) Information Specialist
8 4 (6.25%) Security Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) SIEM Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) SIEM Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) SIEM Specialist
9 3 (4.69%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) Regular Expression
2 4 (6.25%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
1 7 (10.94%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (9.38%) Smartcard
3 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.81%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.25%) Linux
3 4 (6.25%) Unix
3 4 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 4 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Vista
4 2 (3.13%) Debian
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (45.31%) SIEM
2 17 (26.56%) Information Security
3 10 (15.63%) Content Development
4 9 (14.06%) Use Case
5 8 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (12.50%) Security Operations
6 7 (10.94%) TOGAF
7 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.38%) Business Development
7 6 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (9.38%) Quality Management
7 6 (9.38%) SABSA
8 5 (7.81%) Change Management
8 5 (7.81%) ITIL
8 5 (7.81%) ITIL V3
8 5 (7.81%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.81%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 4 (6.25%) Test Scripting
9 4 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.13%) C
3 2 (3.13%) Java
3 2 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.00%) CISSP
3 7 (10.94%) DV Cleared
4 6 (9.38%) CISA
4 6 (9.38%) CISM
4 6 (9.38%) Degree
4 6 (9.38%) IISP
5 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) GCIA
6 2 (3.13%) SANS
7 1 (1.56%) GCIH
7 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) GPG13
2 6 (9.38%) ISAE 3402
2 6 (9.38%) ISO 9001
2 6 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.38%) ISO27005
2 6 (9.38%) PCI DSS
2 6 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (20.31%) ArcSight ESM
2 4 (6.25%) Nexpose
3 3 (4.69%) WSUS
4 2 (3.13%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.13%) Puppet
4 2 (3.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.56%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.56%) QRadar
5 1 (1.56%) SCCM
5 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Splunk
2 15 (23.44%) HP
3 12 (18.75%) Cisco
4 11 (17.19%) Intel Security
5 10 (15.63%) IBM
5 10 (15.63%) Symantec
5 10 (15.63%) Tripwire
6 7 (10.94%) LogRhythm
6 7 (10.94%) Oracle
7 6 (9.38%) Barracuda Networks
7 6 (9.38%) Juniper
7 6 (9.38%) Qualys
8 5 (7.81%) Sourcefire
9 4 (6.25%) Blue Coat
9 4 (6.25%) F5
9 4 (6.25%) FireEye
9 4 (6.25%) GFI Software
9 4 (6.25%) Rapid7
9 4 (6.25%) TippingPoint
10 3 (4.69%) Q1 Labs