The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ArcSight products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcSight over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 131 137 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 14 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.47% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 1.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 0
Median daily rate £375 £415 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £349
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.26%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1356 1261 1243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.44% 39.38% 40.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 839 772 787
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 87 64
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.60 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% +2.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.31 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +4.60%

ArcSight
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing ArcSight as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

ArcSight Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ArcSight
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ArcSight across the South West region.

ArcSight Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ArcSight
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArcSight across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

ArcSight Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

ArcSight
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Bristol +8 12 £375 -31.81% 1
Wiltshire -6 1 £350 -14.63% 3
Somerset - 1 £325 -
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 West region with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 18 (90.00%) Firewall
2 17 (85.00%) SIEM
3 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 16 (80.00%) Linux
4 13 (65.00%) CISSP
5 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
6 11 (55.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 11 (55.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (55.00%) Security Architecture
6 11 (55.00%) Information Security
7 10 (50.00%) VMware
7 10 (50.00%) Forcepoint
7 10 (50.00%) Cisco
7 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (50.00%) PCI DSS
7 10 (50.00%) Office 365
7 10 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
7 10 (50.00%) Content Management
7 10 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
7 10 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
8 9 (45.00%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
9 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
9 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
10 7 (35.00%) Finance
10 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Management

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
4 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.00%) Internet
5 2 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Analyst
2 13 (65.00%) Security Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Information Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) IT Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) ArcSight Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
7 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Security Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) SIEM
2 11 (55.00%) Information Security
2 11 (55.00%) Security Architecture
3 10 (50.00%) Content Management
3 10 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 9 (45.00%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (35.00%) Threat Management
5 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (30.00%) Coaching
7 5 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.00%) ITSM
9 2 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
9 2 (10.00%) Service Management
9 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 1 (5.00%) Computer Forensics
10 1 (5.00%) Computer Security
10 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
10 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) CISSP
2 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) GCIA
4 3 (15.00%) SANS
5 2 (10.00%) CREST Certified
5 2 (10.00%) GCIH
6 1 (5.00%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (35.00%) RSA enVision
3 1 (5.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (5.00%) QRadar
3 1 (5.00%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
1 10 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
1 10 (50.00%) Forcepoint
1 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) LogRhythm
2 6 (30.00%) Splunk
3 1 (5.00%) IBM