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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 552 546 593
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +47
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 90 87 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.061%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.35% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 54 19
Median daily rate £475 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £407 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £600 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £365
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.98%
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
23809 24915 24208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 44.47% 44.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14671 14618 13667
Median daily rate £400 £390 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 812 1122 1033
Median hourly rate £20.32 £18.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.62% +7.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.17 £10.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -2 83 £475 -2.56% 20
London +22 32 £500 +8.10% 8
South East -19 15 £563 +8.17% 3
South West +5 10 £375 -9.63% 2
Bristol +11 8 £375 -25.00% 1
North West -10 8 £425 -19.04% 1
North East - 8 £580 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £580 -
Tyne and Wear - 8 £580 -
Hampshire -10 6 £575 +4.54%
City of London +34 5 £475 +31.03% 1
West Midlands -15 5 £413 -15.38%
Merseyside - 5 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £450 -
Liverpool - 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 4 £450 -
Hook - 4 £575 -
Scotland - 4 - -
Cheshire -6 3 £425 -15.00%
North Yorkshire - 3 £425 -
Yorkshire - 3 £425 - 2
Edinburgh - 3 - -
East Midlands +4 2 £363 -25.25%
Feltham +1 2 £475 -
Wiltshire -8 2 £425 - 1
Berkshire -12 2 £500 +10.98% 3
Worcester - 2 £463 -
Nottingham - 2 £363 -
Birmingham - 2 £375 -
Worcestershire - 2 £463 -

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 92 (46.46%) SIEM
2 78 (39.39%) Information Security
3 77 (38.89%) Splunk
4 61 (30.81%) Firewall
5 55 (27.78%) Windows
6 40 (20.20%) CISSP
6 40 (20.20%) Security Cleared
7 38 (19.19%) QRadar
8 35 (17.68%) Cisco
9 34 (17.17%) Linux
9 34 (17.17%) Intrusion Detection
10 33 (16.67%) HP
10 33 (16.67%) Security Operations
11 28 (14.14%) Unix
12 27 (13.64%) Data Centre
13 25 (12.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 24 (12.12%) Degree
14 24 (12.12%) Intel Security
15 23 (11.62%) Finance
15 23 (11.62%) Security Architecture
16 21 (10.61%) LogRhythm
16 21 (10.61%) SC Cleared
16 21 (10.61%) Use Case
16 21 (10.61%) Microsoft
17 20 (10.10%) Active Directory
17 20 (10.10%) Qualys
17 20 (10.10%) Cybersecurity
17 20 (10.10%) Cyberthreat
18 19 (9.60%) ArcSight ESM
18 19 (9.60%) Security Operations Centre

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 10 (5.05%) IIS
2 7 (3.54%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.52%) Apache
4 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.51%) CICS
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.54%) MS Office
2 5 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (4.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (30.81%) Firewall
2 34 (17.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 18 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 15 (7.58%) Internet
5 12 (6.06%) HTTP
6 11 (5.56%) Wireshark
7 10 (5.05%) tcpdump
8 9 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (4.55%) Network Security
8 9 (4.55%) VPN
9 8 (4.04%) Cisco ISE
9 8 (4.04%) SSL
9 8 (4.04%) Wireless
10 7 (3.54%) DNS
11 6 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (3.03%) LAN
11 6 (3.03%) LDAP
11 6 (3.03%) SAN
11 6 (3.03%) WAN
12 2 (1.01%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.55%) Big Data
1 9 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 7 (3.54%) GIS
2 7 (3.54%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.02%) MySQL
4 3 (1.52%) Apache Hive
4 3 (1.52%) DB2
5 1 (0.51%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 11 (5.56%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 23 (11.62%) Finance
2 6 (3.03%) Banking
2 6 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.52%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.01%) Military
4 2 (1.01%) Publishing
5 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (26.77%) Analyst
2 37 (18.69%) Security Analyst
3 30 (15.15%) Consultant
4 29 (14.65%) SOC Analyst
5 28 (14.14%) Architect
6 22 (11.11%) ArcSight Consultant
7 21 (10.61%) Security Architect
8 19 (9.60%) ArcSight Specialist
9 17 (8.59%) ArcSight Engineer
10 13 (6.57%) Security Specialist
11 12 (6.06%) ArcSight Analyst
11 12 (6.06%) Security Consultant
11 12 (6.06%) Security Engineer
11 12 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (5.05%) Project Manager
12 10 (5.05%) Senior Security Analyst
12 10 (5.05%) SIEM Engineer
12 10 (5.05%) Splunk Analyst
13 9 (4.55%) Incident Analyst
13 9 (4.55%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.55%) Regular Expression
2 7 (3.54%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.01%) .NET
4 1 (0.51%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.51%) ArcObjects
4 1 (0.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 20 (10.10%) Cyberthreat
3 19 (9.60%) Security Operations Centre
4 16 (8.08%) Management Information System
5 15 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (7.58%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
6 9 (4.55%) Smartcard
7 8 (4.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 7 (3.54%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.02%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.52%) CESG
10 3 (1.52%) PKI
11 2 (1.01%) CESG CLAS
11 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.01%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.01%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 55 (27.78%) Windows
2 34 (17.17%) Linux
3 28 (14.14%) Unix
4 10 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.03%) Windows 10
5 6 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 6 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.03%) Windows Vista
6 5 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.53%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.02%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.01%) Debian
8 2 (1.01%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.51%) AIX
9 1 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (46.46%) SIEM
2 78 (39.39%) Information Security
3 33 (16.67%) Security Operations
4 23 (11.62%) Security Architecture
5 21 (10.61%) Use Case
6 20 (10.10%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (9.60%) Change Management
8 15 (7.58%) ITIL
9 14 (7.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 14 (7.07%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 13 (6.57%) PRINCE2
11 12 (6.06%) SABSA
11 12 (6.06%) TOGAF
12 11 (5.56%) Content Development
12 11 (5.56%) Information Management
12 11 (5.56%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 10 (5.05%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (5.05%) Project Management
13 10 (5.05%) Technical Architecture
14 9 (4.55%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.55%) SQL
2 6 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.53%) Java
4 3 (1.52%) Python
5 2 (1.01%) C
6 1 (0.51%) C#
6 1 (0.51%) COBOL
6 1 (0.51%) JCL
6 1 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (20.20%) CISSP
1 40 (20.20%) Security Cleared
2 24 (12.12%) Degree
3 21 (10.61%) SC Cleared
4 15 (7.58%) GCIA
5 14 (7.07%) DV Cleared
6 12 (6.06%) CISM
7 10 (5.05%) CISA
7 10 (5.05%) IISP
8 9 (4.55%) PMI Certification
8 9 (4.55%) PMP
9 8 (4.04%) GCFE
9 8 (4.04%) GSEC
10 7 (3.54%) CFCE
10 7 (3.54%) EnCE
10 7 (3.54%) GCFA
10 7 (3.54%) GIAC
10 7 (3.54%) RHCE
11 6 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (3.03%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (9.60%) PCI DSS
3 12 (6.06%) GPG13
4 9 (4.55%) ISAE 3402
4 9 (4.55%) ISO 9001
4 9 (4.55%) ISO27005
4 9 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.01%) COBIT
5 2 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.01%) QA
6 1 (0.51%) FIPS 140-2
6 1 (0.51%) ISO22301
System Software
1 20 (10.10%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.03%) NFS
5 3 (1.52%) Snort
6 2 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (19.19%) QRadar
2 19 (9.60%) ArcSight ESM
3 15 (7.58%) Nessus
4 10 (5.05%) EnCase
4 10 (5.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 10 (5.05%) Nmap
5 8 (4.04%) Puppet
6 7 (3.54%) Nexpose
7 6 (3.03%) Nagios
8 3 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.52%) RSA enVision
8 3 (1.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (1.52%) WSUS
9 2 (1.01%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.51%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.51%) SCCM
10 1 (0.51%) SCOM
Vendors
1 77 (38.89%) Splunk
2 35 (17.68%) Cisco
3 33 (16.67%) HP
4 24 (12.12%) Intel Security
5 21 (10.61%) LogRhythm
5 21 (10.61%) Microsoft
6 20 (10.10%) Qualys
7 17 (8.59%) Rapid7
7 17 (8.59%) Symantec
8 16 (8.08%) VMware
9 15 (7.58%) IBM
10 14 (7.07%) Tripwire
11 13 (6.57%) Oracle
12 12 (6.06%) Juniper
12 12 (6.06%) Sourcefire
13 10 (5.05%) FireEye
14 9 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
14 9 (4.55%) Cyber-Ark
14 9 (4.55%) Red Hat
15 8 (4.04%) Forcepoint
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