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 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 567 586 578
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 88 68 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.27% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 43 29
Median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £400 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £550 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £506 £525 £347
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +51.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
24044 24752 26246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.80% 43.26% 45.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14682 14636 14796
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 857 1078 1181
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 26 September 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 26 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
England +29 82 £500 - 19
London +9 38 £500 +5.26% 5
South East +14 16 £463 -15.90% 9
East of England +17 10 £525 -
Bedfordshire - 10 £525 -
South West +12 8 £525 +25.00% 2
Bristol +8 7 £525 -4.54% 1
City of London +10 6 £500 +11.11% 1
Berkshire +2 6 £481 -12.50% 7
Buckinghamshire - 6 £450 - 1
Milton Keynes - 6 £450 -
West Midlands -27 5 £450 +8.43% 1
North West +19 4 £550 -
Bedford - 4 - -
Surrey - 4 - - 1
Slough - 3 £463 -
Cheshire +5 2 £550 -
Hereford -4 2 £450 +8.43%
Herefordshire -5 2 £450 +8.43%
Glasgow - 2 £450 -
Scotland - 2 £450 -
Warrington - 2 £550 -
Feltham - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £530 -
Reading +13 1 £513 +2.50% 4
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Street - 1 £325 -
Warwick - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Liverpool - 1 £500 -

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 94 (52.81%) SIEM
2 90 (50.56%) Firewall
3 78 (43.82%) Windows
4 71 (39.89%) Information Security
5 57 (32.02%) Splunk
6 56 (31.46%) Linux
7 45 (25.28%) CISSP
7 45 (25.28%) Security Cleared
8 44 (24.72%) Cisco
9 39 (21.91%) Unix
10 38 (21.35%) TCP/IP
11 35 (19.66%) Finance
12 30 (16.85%) Use Case
13 28 (15.73%) LogRhythm
14 27 (15.17%) Cybersecurity
14 27 (15.17%) ArcSight ESM
15 26 (14.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 26 (14.61%) Intel Security
15 26 (14.61%) Management Information System
15 26 (14.61%) Security Architecture
16 25 (14.04%) DV Cleared
16 25 (14.04%) Juniper
17 24 (13.48%) Security Operations
18 22 (12.36%) SC Cleared
18 22 (12.36%) Intrusion Detection
19 21 (11.80%) PCI DSS
19 21 (11.80%) Cisco ASA
19 21 (11.80%) Data Centre
20 20 (11.24%) Big Data
20 20 (11.24%) Regular Expression

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 6 (3.37%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.56%) CICS
3 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.69%) MS Office
2 2 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.62%) Office 365
3 3 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (50.56%) Firewall
2 38 (21.35%) TCP/IP
3 22 (12.36%) Intrusion Detection
4 21 (11.80%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (10.67%) Network Security
6 17 (9.55%) tcpdump
6 17 (9.55%) Wireshark
7 13 (7.30%) VPN
7 13 (7.30%) Wireless
8 12 (6.74%) Internet
9 11 (6.18%) LAN
9 11 (6.18%) SSL
9 11 (6.18%) WAN
10 10 (5.62%) Cisco ISE
11 9 (5.06%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (4.49%) Spanning Tree
13 7 (3.93%) BGP
13 7 (3.93%) OSPF
14 6 (3.37%) HTTP
14 6 (3.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.24%) Big Data
2 13 (7.30%) Hadoop
3 8 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (2.81%) GIS
5 4 (2.25%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.69%) DB2
7 2 (1.12%) MySQL
8 1 (0.56%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.56%) DataStage
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.69%) JIRA
2 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 35 (19.66%) Finance
2 5 (2.81%) Banking
2 5 (2.81%) Military
3 3 (1.69%) Financial Institution
3 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.12%) Publishing
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) French Language
5 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (25.28%) Consultant
2 36 (20.22%) Analyst
3 30 (16.85%) Architect
4 28 (15.73%) Security Analyst
5 27 (15.17%) ArcSight Consultant
6 21 (11.80%) Security Consultant
7 20 (11.24%) ArcSight Engineer
7 20 (11.24%) Security Engineer
8 16 (8.99%) Security Architect
9 13 (7.30%) Security Specialist
10 12 (6.74%) SIEM Consultant
11 11 (6.18%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (5.62%) Incident Analyst
12 10 (5.62%) Information Security Consultant
12 10 (5.62%) IT Analyst
12 10 (5.62%) IT Security Analyst
13 9 (5.06%) ArcSight Specialist
14 8 (4.49%) Senior Security Analyst
14 8 (4.49%) SIEM Engineer
15 7 (3.93%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.24%) Regular Expression
2 11 (6.18%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.12%) .NET
3 2 (1.12%) Middleware
4 1 (0.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.56%) ArcObjects
4 1 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.61%) Management Information System
2 21 (11.80%) Data Centre
3 19 (10.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 16 (8.99%) Computer Science
5 11 (6.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (4.49%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.25%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.69%) PKI
10 2 (1.12%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.12%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.56%) Cyber Attack
11 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.56%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 78 (43.82%) Windows
2 56 (31.46%) Linux
3 39 (21.91%) Unix
4 10 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.37%) Windows 10
6 6 (3.37%) Windows 8
6 6 (3.37%) Windows Vista
7 4 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.25%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.69%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.12%) Solaris
10 1 (0.56%) AIX
10 1 (0.56%) Debian
10 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (52.81%) SIEM
2 71 (39.89%) Information Security
3 30 (16.85%) Use Case
4 27 (15.17%) Cybersecurity
5 26 (14.61%) Security Architecture
5 26 (14.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 24 (13.48%) Security Operations
7 19 (10.67%) Kalman Filter
8 18 (10.11%) ITIL
8 18 (10.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 17 (9.55%) Analytics
10 16 (8.99%) Content Management
10 16 (8.99%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 16 (8.99%) Project Management
11 15 (8.43%) Vulnerability Management
12 14 (7.87%) Incident Management
13 11 (6.18%) Change Management
13 11 (6.18%) Content Development
13 11 (6.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 11 (6.18%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.11%) SQL
2 9 (5.06%) Python
2 9 (5.06%) Shell Script
3 8 (4.49%) Perl
4 6 (3.37%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.25%) C
5 4 (2.25%) Java
6 3 (1.69%) Delphi
7 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.56%) C#
7 1 (0.56%) COBOL
7 1 (0.56%) JCL
Qualifications
1 45 (25.28%) CISSP
1 45 (25.28%) Security Cleared
2 25 (14.04%) DV Cleared
3 22 (12.36%) SC Cleared
4 19 (10.67%) Degree
5 13 (7.30%) CISM
6 12 (6.74%) GIAC
7 10 (5.62%) CCNP
7 10 (5.62%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (3.93%) CISA
9 6 (3.37%) RHCA
9 6 (3.37%) RHCE
9 6 (3.37%) SANS
10 5 (2.81%) CFCE
10 5 (2.81%) EnCE
10 5 (2.81%) GCFA
10 5 (2.81%) GCFE
10 5 (2.81%) GCIA
10 5 (2.81%) PMI Certification
10 5 (2.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.80%) PCI DSS
2 14 (7.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (5.62%) GPG13
4 4 (2.25%) QA
5 2 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.12%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (1.12%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.12%) ISO27002
5 2 (1.12%) ISO27005
5 2 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (8.99%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.93%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.37%) NFS
5 4 (2.25%) Snort
6 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (15.17%) ArcSight ESM
2 17 (9.55%) QRadar
3 16 (8.99%) Nessus
4 13 (7.30%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 11 (6.18%) Nexpose
6 9 (5.06%) EnCase
7 8 (4.49%) Nagios
7 8 (4.49%) Puppet
8 6 (3.37%) RSA enVision
9 3 (1.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.56%) Grafana
11 1 (0.56%) Graphite
11 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.56%) Opsview
11 1 (0.56%) RSA Archer
11 1 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (32.02%) Splunk
2 44 (24.72%) Cisco
3 28 (15.73%) LogRhythm
4 26 (14.61%) Intel Security
5 25 (14.04%) Juniper
6 20 (11.24%) HP
6 20 (11.24%) Rapid7
6 20 (11.24%) VMware
7 19 (10.67%) F5
8 18 (10.11%) Microsoft
8 18 (10.11%) Oracle
9 17 (9.55%) Symantec
10 16 (8.99%) FireEye
11 15 (8.43%) Fortinet
12 14 (7.87%) CheckPoint
13 13 (7.30%) Sourcefire
14 12 (6.74%) Blue Coat
15 11 (6.18%) Cyber-Ark
15 11 (6.18%) GFI Software
15 11 (6.18%) TippingPoint
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