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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ArcSight
England / South West
Rank 134 148 135
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.034% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.082% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £530 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £463
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1052 1226 1201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.01% 41.69% 39.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 806 728
Median daily rate £363 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £188 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 68 97
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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
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 17 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
Wiltshire -1 1 £500 -
Bristol - 1 £560 - 4
Devon - 1 - -
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 West region with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Splunk
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) ArcSight ESM
3 2 (40.00%) SANS
3 2 (40.00%) QRadar
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) GCIA
4 1 (20.00%) GCIH
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Nessus
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) Snort
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Nmap
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) ATM
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) ArcSight Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) ArcSight Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ELK Stack
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (20.00%) Case Management
1 1 (20.00%) Coaching
1 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) DNA
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) SIEM
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) SANS
2 1 (20.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) GCIA
2 1 (20.00%) GCIH
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) ArcSight ESM
1 2 (40.00%) QRadar
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Nessus
2 1 (20.00%) Nexpose
2 1 (20.00%) Nmap
2 1 (20.00%) Opsview
2 1 (20.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Splunk
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Bluefish Communications
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (20.00%) Mercator
3 1 (20.00%) NetWitness
3 1 (20.00%) Qualys