Period
to 19 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of ArcSight products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ArcSight over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

ArcSight
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 148 154
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6 +14
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 7 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.18% 0.19% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.38% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 16
Berkshire median daily rate £575 £606 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.15% +21.19% +8.16%
10th Percentile £414 £265 £444
90th Percentile £600 £625 £559
South East median daily rate £450 £538 £500
% change year-on-year -16.28% +7.50% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £54.00 - -

ArcSight is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,870 1,841 2,585
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 47.23% 48.94% 52.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 960 830 1,340
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% +3.90%
10th Percentile £250 £259 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 127 118
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.11 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.15% +8.00% -42.00%
10th Percentile £11.78 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.13 £38.85 £28.75
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -2.86%

ArcSight
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing ArcSight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for ArcSight in Berkshire

ArcSight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ArcSight in Berkshire

ArcSight
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ArcSight in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ArcSight in Berkshire

ArcSight
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury -11 1 £413 +17.86%
Reading -13 1 £575 -8.00% 2
ArcSight
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ArcSight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 4 (57.14%) Splunk
2 3 (42.86%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) Cloudera
2 3 (42.86%) Kafka
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) ArcSight ESM
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) tcpdump
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Regular Expression
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (14.29%) SANS
4 1 (14.29%) Content Development

ArcSight
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) TACACS
2 1 (14.29%) tcpdump
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Security Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Security Designer
3 1 (14.29%) ArcSight Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) CyberArk Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Kafka
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Content Development
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCSA
2 1 (14.29%) CCSE
2 1 (14.29%) CEH
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SANS
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Splunk
2 3 (42.86%) Cloudera
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) CyberArk
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Micro Focus
4 1 (14.29%) Nortel
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) VMware