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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 245 255 236
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 15 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.40% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 4
Median daily rate £506 £550 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.95% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £438 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £555 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £538 £347
% change year-on-year
-2.41% +54.68%
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
3969 4715 4335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.68% 47.68% 46.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2337 2705 2239
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 206 277
Median hourly rate £16.75 £21.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.23% +23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Buckinghamshire - 7 £500 - 1
Berkshire -5 4 £506 -7.95% 5
Surrey - 4 - -
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
3 12 (38.71%) Cisco
4 11 (35.48%) Information Security
4 11 (35.48%) DV Cleared
5 10 (32.26%) Regular Expression
5 10 (32.26%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (32.26%) Finance
5 10 (32.26%) Intel Security
5 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
6 9 (29.03%) Symantec
6 9 (29.03%) Firewall
6 9 (29.03%) SIEM
7 8 (25.81%) Content Development
7 8 (25.81%) Juniper
7 8 (25.81%) Linux
8 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 7 (22.58%) GPG13
8 7 (22.58%) LogRhythm
8 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
8 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (22.58%) Use Case
9 6 (19.35%) TippingPoint
9 6 (19.35%) F5
9 6 (19.35%) Rapid7
9 6 (19.35%) Analytics
9 6 (19.35%) GFI Software
9 6 (19.35%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 6 (19.35%) ArcSight ESM
9 6 (19.35%) Nexpose

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 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
2 9 (29.03%) Firewall
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (19.35%) Internet
4 6 (19.35%) SSL
4 6 (19.35%) VPN
4 6 (19.35%) Wireless
5 3 (9.68%) Network Security
6 1 (3.23%) BGP
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.23%) OSPF
6 1 (3.23%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.23%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Consultant
2 10 (32.26%) ArcSight Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Security Specialist
4 5 (16.13%) ArcSight Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) SIEM Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) Development Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Information Security Specialist
5 4 (12.90%) Information Specialist
5 4 (12.90%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) ArcSight Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) SOC Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Security Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Regular Expression
2 6 (19.35%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Unix
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 10
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.23%) AIX
6 1 (3.23%) Debian
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Information Security
2 10 (32.26%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (29.03%) SIEM
4 8 (25.81%) Content Development
5 7 (22.58%) Use Case
5 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (19.35%) Analytics
6 6 (19.35%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 6 (19.35%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 6 (19.35%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 6 (19.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (12.90%) Migration
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
8 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (9.68%) Security Operations
9 2 (6.45%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (6.45%) Test Planning
9 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
2 11 (35.48%) DV Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
4 5 (16.13%) Degree
5 4 (12.90%) CISSP
5 4 (12.90%) GIAC
6 1 (3.23%) CCNP
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.23%) GCIA
6 1 (3.23%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) GPG13
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) ArcSight ESM
1 6 (19.35%) Nexpose
2 5 (16.13%) QRadar
3 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.23%) Nessus
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco
2 10 (32.26%) Intel Security
3 9 (29.03%) Symantec
4 8 (25.81%) Juniper
5 7 (22.58%) LogRhythm
6 6 (19.35%) Blue Coat
6 6 (19.35%) F5
6 6 (19.35%) FireEye
6 6 (19.35%) GFI Software
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle
6 6 (19.35%) Rapid7
6 6 (19.35%) Sourcefire
6 6 (19.35%) TippingPoint
7 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
7 5 (16.13%) Fortinet
7 5 (16.13%) Splunk
8 4 (12.90%) HP
8 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.45%) Sage
10 1 (3.23%) IBM