Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 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
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 163 148
Rank change year-on-year +9 -15 +27
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 16 8 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.39% 0.19% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.37% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 25
Berkshire median daily rate £588 £481 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.08% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £411 £422 £439
90th Percentile £635 £521 £565
South East median daily rate £600 £488 £525
% change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 2039 2145 2541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.29% 50.60% 49.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1060 1109 1304
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 115 144
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £18.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -28.97% +4.59%
10th Percentile £11.78 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.75 £47.25 £46.65
South East median hourly rate £17.31 £15.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year +13.52% -15.28% +14.43%

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 18 December 2017.

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 18 December 2017. 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
Reading +11 4 £625 +21.95%
Newbury - 4 £510 -
Slough +4 3 £600 +29.73%
ArcSight
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 14 (87.50%) SIEM
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Unix
4 5 (31.25%) Information Security
4 5 (31.25%) CISSP
5 4 (25.00%) CyberArk
5 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) Content Development
6 3 (18.75%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 3 (18.75%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (18.75%) Threat Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
6 3 (18.75%) ArchiMate
6 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
6 3 (18.75%) Symantec
6 3 (18.75%) Service Management
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) UML
6 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
6 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
6 3 (18.75%) Tripwire
6 3 (18.75%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) Network Security
7 2 (12.50%) GIAC
7 2 (12.50%) Use Case
7 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 2 (12.50%) Firewall

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) ArcSight Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Network Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Network Security Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Security Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Security Manager
3 2 (12.50%) CISSP Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ArcSight Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) ArcSight Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) CyberArk Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Splunk Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
1 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) SIEM
2 5 (31.25%) Information Security
3 4 (25.00%) Content Development
3 4 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) ArchiMate
4 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (18.75%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) Threat Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 3 (18.75%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (18.75%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Threat Management
5 2 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) GIAC
2 2 (12.50%) SANS
3 1 (6.25%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (6.25%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) CyberArk
2 3 (18.75%) Symantec
2 3 (18.75%) Tripwire
3 1 (6.25%) AlienVault
3 1 (6.25%) LogRhythm
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Splunk
3 1 (6.25%) Sybase