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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ArcSight
Rank 588 547 586
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +39
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 73 102 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.18% 0.086%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.41% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 60 24
Median daily rate £475 £494 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% +26.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.06%
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
24309 25081 24678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.14% 43.92% 45.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14909 14782 13627
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 814 1091 1074
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.97% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.05 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 July 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 29 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
England -30 70 £469 -6.25% 22
London -1 23 £500 +5.26% 6
South East -10 21 £463 -15.90% 3
South West -6 14 £375 -9.63% 5
Bristol +12 12 £375 -31.81% 2
North West 0 6 £500 +2.56%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £288 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £288 -
Merseyside - 6 £500 -
Hampshire -14 5 £575 +9.52% 2
Liverpool - 5 £500 -
Berkshire -2 4 £463 -15.90% 1
Surrey -15 4 - -
Hook - 4 £575 -
Slough - 3 £463 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £425 -
Yorkshire - 3 £425 - 5
Feltham -3 2 £475 -
North East -37 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -41 2 - -
Tyne and Wear -42 2 - -
Kent - 2 £500 -
City of London +42 1 £475 - 1
South Wales +18 1 £550 -
Wales +17 1 £550 -
Reading +1 1 £513 +2.50% 1
Farnborough -1 1 £450 -25.00% 1
Wiltshire -6 1 £350 -14.63% 3
West Midlands -28 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 - -

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 81 (47.93%) SIEM
2 66 (39.05%) Firewall
3 63 (37.28%) Information Security
4 61 (36.09%) Windows
5 56 (33.14%) Splunk
6 42 (24.85%) Linux
7 40 (23.67%) Security Cleared
8 35 (20.71%) Cisco
9 33 (19.53%) CISSP
10 28 (16.57%) Unix
11 27 (15.98%) Security Architecture
11 27 (15.98%) Intrusion Detection
12 26 (15.38%) QRadar
12 26 (15.38%) Finance
13 25 (14.79%) HP
14 24 (14.20%) TCP/IP
14 24 (14.20%) SC Cleared
15 23 (13.61%) Degree
15 23 (13.61%) Intel Security
16 22 (13.02%) Use Case
17 21 (12.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 20 (11.83%) DV Cleared
18 20 (11.83%) Microsoft
18 20 (11.83%) Cybersecurity
19 19 (11.24%) LogRhythm
19 19 (11.24%) Data Centre
19 19 (11.24%) Security Operations
19 19 (11.24%) Management Information System
20 18 (10.65%) Qualys
20 18 (10.65%) ArcSight ESM

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 7 (4.14%) IIS
1 7 (4.14%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.18%) Apache
3 1 (0.59%) CICS
3 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.14%) MS Office
2 5 (2.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (5.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (39.05%) Firewall
2 27 (15.98%) Intrusion Detection
3 24 (14.20%) TCP/IP
4 13 (7.69%) Internet
5 11 (6.51%) Network Security
5 11 (6.51%) tcpdump
5 11 (6.51%) Wireshark
6 10 (5.92%) Cisco ISE
7 9 (5.33%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (5.33%) VPN
7 9 (5.33%) Wireless
8 7 (4.14%) SSL
9 6 (3.55%) DNS
9 6 (3.55%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (3.55%) HTTP
9 6 (3.55%) LDAP
9 6 (3.55%) SAN
10 5 (2.96%) LAN
10 5 (2.96%) WAN
11 1 (0.59%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.92%) Big Data
2 9 (5.33%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.14%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (3.55%) GIS
5 3 (1.78%) DB2
6 2 (1.18%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.18%) MySQL
7 1 (0.59%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.59%) JIRA
General
1 26 (15.38%) Finance
2 7 (4.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.37%) Banking
3 4 (2.37%) Military
4 3 (1.78%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.18%) Publishing
6 1 (0.59%) French Language
Job Titles
1 45 (26.63%) Analyst
2 33 (19.53%) Consultant
3 31 (18.34%) Security Analyst
4 27 (15.98%) ArcSight Consultant
5 25 (14.79%) Architect
6 19 (11.24%) Security Architect
6 19 (11.24%) SOC Analyst
7 14 (8.28%) ArcSight Engineer
8 12 (7.10%) ArcSight Specialist
8 12 (7.10%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (6.51%) Security Engineer
9 11 (6.51%) Security Specialist
10 10 (5.92%) Incident Analyst
10 10 (5.92%) IT Analyst
10 10 (5.92%) IT Security Analyst
10 10 (5.92%) Project Manager
10 10 (5.92%) Security Consultant
11 9 (5.33%) Senior Security Analyst
12 8 (4.73%) Transition Manager
12 8 (4.73%) Transition Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.88%) Regular Expression
2 7 (4.14%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.18%) .NET
4 1 (0.59%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.59%) ArcObjects
4 1 (0.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.24%) Data Centre
1 19 (11.24%) Management Information System
2 17 (10.06%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
4 12 (7.10%) Security Operations Centre
5 10 (5.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.55%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (3.55%) Mathematics
7 6 (3.55%) Smartcard
8 3 (1.78%) PKI
9 2 (1.18%) CESG
9 2 (1.18%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.18%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.18%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.59%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.59%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 61 (36.09%) Windows
2 42 (24.85%) Linux
3 28 (16.57%) Unix
4 9 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.55%) Windows 10
5 6 (3.55%) Windows 8
5 6 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.55%) Windows Vista
6 4 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.37%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.78%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.18%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.59%) AIX
9 1 (0.59%) Debian
9 1 (0.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (47.93%) SIEM
2 63 (37.28%) Information Security
3 27 (15.98%) Security Architecture
4 22 (13.02%) Use Case
5 20 (11.83%) Cybersecurity
6 19 (11.24%) Security Operations
7 16 (9.47%) Project Management
8 15 (8.88%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (8.28%) ITIL
9 14 (8.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 13 (7.69%) Change Management
10 13 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 12 (7.10%) Content Development
11 12 (7.10%) Content Management
11 12 (7.10%) PRINCE2
12 11 (6.51%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (5.92%) DDoS Mitigation
13 10 (5.92%) Digital Forensics
13 10 (5.92%) Vulnerability Management
14 9 (5.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.28%) SQL
2 6 (3.55%) PowerShell
2 6 (3.55%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.37%) Java
3 4 (2.37%) Python
4 3 (1.78%) Perl
5 2 (1.18%) C
6 1 (0.59%) C#
6 1 (0.59%) COBOL
6 1 (0.59%) JCL
Qualifications
1 40 (23.67%) Security Cleared
2 33 (19.53%) CISSP
3 24 (14.20%) SC Cleared
4 23 (13.61%) Degree
5 20 (11.83%) DV Cleared
6 10 (5.92%) CISM
6 10 (5.92%) GIAC
7 9 (5.33%) CISA
7 9 (5.33%) GCIA
8 8 (4.73%) PMI Certification
8 8 (4.73%) PMP
9 7 (4.14%) IISP
10 6 (3.55%) CFCE
10 6 (3.55%) EnCE
10 6 (3.55%) GCFA
10 6 (3.55%) GCFE
10 6 (3.55%) GCIH
10 6 (3.55%) RHCA
10 6 (3.55%) RHCE
11 5 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (10.06%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.33%) GPG13
4 6 (3.55%) ISAE 3402
4 6 (3.55%) ISO 9001
4 6 (3.55%) ISO27005
4 6 (3.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.18%) COBIT
5 2 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 17 (10.06%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.14%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.55%) NFS
4 6 (3.55%) Snort
5 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (15.38%) QRadar
2 18 (10.65%) ArcSight ESM
3 14 (8.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 11 (6.51%) EnCase
5 9 (5.33%) Nessus
6 8 (4.73%) RSA enVision
7 7 (4.14%) Nexpose
7 7 (4.14%) Puppet
8 6 (3.55%) Nagios
9 4 (2.37%) Nmap
10 2 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.59%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.59%) RSA Archer
11 1 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (33.14%) Splunk
2 35 (20.71%) Cisco
3 25 (14.79%) HP
4 23 (13.61%) Intel Security
5 20 (11.83%) Microsoft
6 19 (11.24%) LogRhythm
7 18 (10.65%) Qualys
7 18 (10.65%) Rapid7
8 17 (10.06%) VMware
9 14 (8.28%) Symantec
10 12 (7.10%) Juniper
10 12 (7.10%) Oracle
10 12 (7.10%) Sourcefire
11 11 (6.51%) Cyber-Ark
11 11 (6.51%) IBM
12 10 (5.92%) Forcepoint
13 9 (5.33%) FireEye
13 9 (5.33%) Tripwire
14 8 (4.73%) Blue Coat
14 8 (4.73%) Red Hat
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Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Rate: Market related
Posted: 25 days ago