The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ArcSight products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcSight over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 558 584 593
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +9
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 95 56 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.10% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.22% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 36 6
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £375 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £598 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £500 £453
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +10.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24648 25247 24438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.38% 45.25% 44.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15158 14364 13802
Median daily rate £403 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 792 1121 1057
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

ArcSight
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ArcSight Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ArcSight
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ArcSight within the UK.

ArcSight Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ArcSight
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ArcSight within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

ArcSight Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ArcSight
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ArcSight within the UK.

ArcSight Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ArcSight
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 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
England +11 89 £472 -0.73% 20
London +19 34 £482 +7.00% 9
South East -13 20 £513 +13.51% 4
North West -7 8 £425 -19.04%
City of London +36 7 £475 +18.75% 2
South West -1 7 £390 -22.00% 1
Cheshire -9 7 £425 -15.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £580 -
North East - 7 £580 -
Tyne and Wear - 7 £580 -
Surrey -3 6 £568 -4.62% 2
Bristol +6 5 £390 -22.00%
Sheffield - 5 £369 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £369 -
Kent - 5 £425 - 1
Yorkshire - 5 £369 - 5
West Midlands - 5 £413 - 1
Berkshire 0 4 £538 +19.17% 1
Scotland -15 4 - - 1
Daresbury - 4 £425 -
East Midlands +15 3 £363 -17.14%
Guildford +3 3 £575 -3.36% 2
Warrington -12 3 £425 -15.00%
Worcestershire - 3 £463 -
Edinburgh - 3 - - 1
Slough +9 2 £513 -
Wiltshire +2 2 £425 - 1
Hampshire -5 2 £538 +30.06%
West Sussex - 2 £472 -
Worcester - 2 £463 -

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 115 (51.57%) SIEM
2 91 (40.81%) Splunk
3 78 (34.98%) Information Security
4 57 (25.56%) QRadar
5 55 (24.66%) Security Operations
6 52 (23.32%) Firewall
7 50 (22.42%) Intrusion Detection
8 48 (21.52%) CISSP
9 45 (20.18%) Security Cleared
10 39 (17.49%) Windows
11 35 (15.70%) HP
12 34 (15.25%) Linux
12 34 (15.25%) SC Cleared
13 31 (13.90%) Unix
13 31 (13.90%) Cyberthreat
14 30 (13.45%) Security Operations Centre
15 28 (12.56%) Cybersecurity
15 28 (12.56%) ArcSight ESM
16 27 (12.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 26 (11.66%) Qualys
17 26 (11.66%) Data Centre
18 25 (11.21%) Management Information System
19 24 (10.76%) Microsoft
19 24 (10.76%) Intel Security
19 24 (10.76%) Security Architecture
20 23 (10.31%) Use Case
20 23 (10.31%) Degree
20 23 (10.31%) Nessus
20 23 (10.31%) Cisco
20 23 (10.31%) Analytical Skills

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills 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 14 (6.28%) IIS
2 8 (3.59%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.35%) Apache
4 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.45%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (2.69%) MS Office
2 5 (2.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (23.32%) Firewall
2 50 (22.42%) Intrusion Detection
3 16 (7.17%) HTTP
4 13 (5.83%) LAN
4 13 (5.83%) WAN
5 11 (4.93%) TCP/IP
6 9 (4.04%) Internet
7 7 (3.14%) DNS
8 6 (2.69%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (2.69%) LDAP
8 6 (2.69%) SAN
8 6 (2.69%) Wireshark
9 4 (1.79%) Network Security
9 4 (1.79%) tcpdump
10 3 (1.35%) Cisco ISE
11 1 (0.45%) IntruShield
11 1 (0.45%) IPsec
11 1 (0.45%) NAS
11 1 (0.45%) SMTP
11 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.93%) Big Data
2 10 (4.48%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.24%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.79%) Apache Hive
4 4 (1.79%) MySQL
5 3 (1.35%) GIS
5 3 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.90%) DB2
7 1 (0.45%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 16 (7.17%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 15 (6.73%) Finance
2 7 (3.14%) Banking
3 5 (2.24%) Financial Institution
3 5 (2.24%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.90%) Publishing
5 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (32.29%) Analyst
2 53 (23.77%) Security Analyst
3 44 (19.73%) SOC Analyst
4 38 (17.04%) Consultant
5 30 (13.45%) Architect
6 27 (12.11%) ArcSight Analyst
7 22 (9.87%) Security Architect
8 20 (8.97%) ArcSight Consultant
8 20 (8.97%) ArcSight Engineer
9 18 (8.07%) Security Consultant
10 17 (7.62%) Security Engineer
11 16 (7.17%) ArcSight Specialist
11 16 (7.17%) SOC Manager
12 14 (6.28%) Security Manager
12 14 (6.28%) SIEM Consultant
13 13 (5.83%) SIEM Analyst
13 13 (5.83%) Splunk Analyst
14 12 (5.38%) Operations Analyst
14 12 (5.38%) Security Operations Analyst
15 11 (4.93%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.69%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.90%) Cyberthreat
2 30 (13.45%) Security Operations Centre
3 26 (11.66%) Data Centre
4 25 (11.21%) Management Information System
5 23 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (5.83%) Computer Science
6 13 (5.83%) Embedded Systems
6 13 (5.83%) Smartcard
7 11 (4.93%) Performance Metrics
8 9 (4.04%) Mathematics
9 8 (3.59%) Driving Licence
10 7 (3.14%) Smart Meter
11 3 (1.35%) CESG
11 3 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (1.35%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.90%) CESG CLAS
12 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.45%) Cryptography
13 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.45%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 39 (17.49%) Windows
2 34 (15.25%) Linux
3 31 (13.90%) Unix
4 5 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.24%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.90%) Debian
6 2 (0.90%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.90%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (51.57%) SIEM
2 78 (34.98%) Information Security
3 55 (24.66%) Security Operations
4 28 (12.56%) Cybersecurity
5 24 (10.76%) Security Architecture
6 23 (10.31%) Use Case
7 20 (8.97%) Change Management
8 18 (8.07%) Information Management
9 17 (7.62%) Security Management
10 16 (7.17%) SABSA
10 16 (7.17%) TOGAF
11 15 (6.73%) ITIL
11 15 (6.73%) PRINCE2
12 13 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (5.83%) Business Development
12 13 (5.83%) Quality Management
12 13 (5.83%) Threat Detection
13 12 (5.38%) Data Protection
14 11 (4.93%) Waterfall
15 10 (4.48%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (6.73%) SQL
2 6 (2.69%) Java
2 6 (2.69%) Python
3 2 (0.90%) C
3 2 (0.90%) C#
3 2 (0.90%) Perl
3 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.45%) COBOL
4 1 (0.45%) JCL
Qualifications
1 48 (21.52%) CISSP
2 45 (20.18%) Security Cleared
3 34 (15.25%) SC Cleared
4 23 (10.31%) Degree
5 21 (9.42%) CISM
6 19 (8.52%) GCIA
7 14 (6.28%) CISA
7 14 (6.28%) IISP
8 10 (4.48%) GSEC
9 9 (4.04%) PMI Certification
9 9 (4.04%) PMP
10 8 (3.59%) DV Cleared
11 7 (3.14%) GCIH
11 7 (3.14%) RHCE
11 7 (3.14%) SANS
12 6 (2.69%) RHCA
13 5 (2.24%) CEH
13 5 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (1.79%) GCFE
14 4 (1.79%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (9.42%) PCI DSS
3 13 (5.83%) ISAE 3402
3 13 (5.83%) ISO 9001
3 13 (5.83%) ISO27005
3 13 (5.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (4.04%) GPG13
5 2 (0.90%) COBIT
5 2 (0.90%) QA
6 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.45%) FIPS 140-2
6 1 (0.45%) ISO22301
System Software
1 12 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (2.69%) NFS
4 5 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.79%) Snort
6 2 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 57 (25.56%) QRadar
2 28 (12.56%) ArcSight ESM
3 23 (10.31%) Nessus
4 19 (8.52%) Nmap
5 8 (3.59%) Puppet
6 6 (2.69%) Nagios
7 4 (1.79%) EnCase
8 3 (1.35%) RSA enVision
8 3 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (1.35%) WSUS
9 2 (0.90%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.45%) SCCM
10 1 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 91 (40.81%) Splunk
2 35 (15.70%) HP
3 26 (11.66%) Qualys
4 24 (10.76%) Intel Security
4 24 (10.76%) Microsoft
5 23 (10.31%) Cisco
6 21 (9.42%) IBM
6 21 (9.42%) Tripwire
7 18 (8.07%) LogRhythm
7 18 (8.07%) Symantec
8 13 (5.83%) Barracuda Networks
9 11 (4.93%) Oracle
9 11 (4.93%) VMware
10 9 (4.04%) Red Hat
11 8 (3.59%) Sun
12 7 (3.14%) Cyber-Ark
13 6 (2.69%) NetApp
13 6 (2.69%) NetIQ
13 6 (2.69%) Sourcefire
14 5 (2.24%) Q1 Labs
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