The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ArcSight products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ArcSight over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ArcSight
England / West Midlands
Rank 119 122 110
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.083% 0.076% 0.045%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.16% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £625 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +78.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £444
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
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 West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1068 1268 1123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.56% 48.03% 51.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 648 571
Median daily rate £400 £401 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +10.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £241 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £549 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 35 101
Median hourly rate £16.42 £14.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.28% -24.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.34 £23.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

ArcSight
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

ArcSight Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ArcSight
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ArcSight across the West Midlands region.

ArcSight Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ArcSight
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Coventry - 2 £450 -
ArcSight
England

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) F5
4 4 (57.14%) Information Security
5 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
5 3 (42.86%) Sourcefire
5 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (42.86%) TippingPoint
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (42.86%) GFI Software
5 3 (42.86%) VPN
5 3 (42.86%) SSL
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Symantec
5 3 (42.86%) Intel Security
5 3 (42.86%) Internet
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Rapid7
5 3 (42.86%) LogRhythm
5 3 (42.86%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
5 3 (42.86%) FireEye
5 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (42.86%) Nexpose
5 3 (42.86%) Two-Factor Authentication

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) ATM
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (14.29%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Information Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) ArcSight Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) ArcSight Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) ArcSight Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) 802.1X
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (42.86%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Database Security
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GPG13
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nexpose
2 2 (28.57%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (14.29%) Opsview
3 1 (14.29%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) F5
1 5 (71.43%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
2 3 (42.86%) FireEye
2 3 (42.86%) GFI Software
2 3 (42.86%) Intel Security
2 3 (42.86%) LogRhythm
2 3 (42.86%) Rapid7
2 3 (42.86%) Sourcefire
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec
2 3 (42.86%) TippingPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Crossbeam
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 1 (14.29%) VMware