The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ArcSight
UK / England
Rank 541 507 564
Rank change year-on-year -34 +57  
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 44 108 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.22% 0.069%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.50% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 85 23
Median daily rate £525 £475 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% +5.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £451
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £61.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.00 -

ArcSight is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18341 21404 21797
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.88% 43.64% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11404 13147 12563
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 762 922
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.71 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.20% +12.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.52 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.23 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

ArcSight
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing ArcSight as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for ArcSight in England

ArcSight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ArcSight in England

ArcSight
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ArcSight in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ArcSight in England

ArcSight
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ArcSight in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ArcSight in England

ArcSight
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the England region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
London +12 14 £550 +10.00% 6
North West +33 11 £525 +23.52% 1
South East -21 8 £475 -4.95% 8
South West +6 6 £350 -25.53% 4
Yorkshire +6 3 £450 -0.55% 1
West Midlands +13 2 £450 - 3
ArcSight
UK

ArcSight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 England region with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 48 (55.81%) Firewall
1 48 (55.81%) SIEM
2 43 (50.00%) Splunk
3 34 (39.53%) Windows
4 32 (37.21%) Intel Security
5 28 (32.56%) Unix
5 28 (32.56%) Information Security
6 27 (31.40%) QRadar
7 26 (30.23%) Linux
8 25 (29.07%) Cisco
8 25 (29.07%) TCP/IP
8 25 (29.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 25 (29.07%) Vulnerability Management
9 21 (24.42%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (24.42%) VPN
9 21 (24.42%) HP
9 21 (24.42%) Security Monitoring
10 20 (23.26%) Symantec
10 20 (23.26%) Security Cleared
10 20 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
10 20 (23.26%) Nexpose
11 19 (22.09%) FireEye
11 19 (22.09%) F5
12 18 (20.93%) VMware
13 17 (19.77%) ITIL
14 16 (18.60%) Qualys
15 15 (17.44%) SC Cleared
15 15 (17.44%) CISSP
15 15 (17.44%) Juniper
15 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development

ArcSight
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 4 (4.65%) ArcGIS
1 4 (4.65%) SAS
2 2 (2.33%) Apache
2 2 (2.33%) GlassFish
2 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) IaaS
2 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.49%) SaaS
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (55.81%) Firewall
2 25 (29.07%) TCP/IP
3 21 (24.42%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (24.42%) VPN
4 14 (16.28%) WAN
5 13 (15.12%) Internet
5 13 (15.12%) LAN
6 12 (13.95%) VoIP
7 11 (12.79%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (12.79%) SSL
8 10 (11.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (11.63%) Wireless
9 5 (5.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (5.81%) Network Security
9 5 (5.81%) TACACS
10 3 (3.49%) ATM
10 3 (3.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (3.49%) Frame Relay
10 3 (3.49%) VLAN
11 2 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) Big Data
2 2 (2.33%) MySQL
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Subversion
General
1 11 (12.79%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (19.77%) Analyst
2 14 (16.28%) Architect
2 14 (16.28%) Security Specialist
3 12 (13.95%) Consultant
3 12 (13.95%) Security Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) Security Engineer
4 10 (11.63%) Information Security Specialist
4 10 (11.63%) Information Specialist
5 7 (8.14%) ArcSight Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Security Consultant
6 6 (6.98%) SIEM Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) ArcSight Consultant
7 5 (5.81%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 4 (4.65%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Incident Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Network Architect
8 4 (4.65%) Security Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.65%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) 802.1X
1 10 (11.63%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (5.81%) SAML
3 3 (3.49%) Middleware
3 3 (3.49%) OAuth
3 3 (3.49%) OpenID
3 3 (3.49%) SailPoint
4 2 (2.33%) LAMP
5 1 (1.16%) JSF
5 1 (1.16%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Cyber Attack
2 8 (9.30%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.14%) CMDB
3 7 (8.14%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.65%) PKI
6 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.16%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.53%) Windows
2 28 (32.56%) Unix
3 26 (30.23%) Linux
4 5 (5.81%) MVS
5 3 (3.49%) VMS
6 2 (2.33%) AIX
6 2 (2.33%) CentOS
6 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.81%) SIEM
2 28 (32.56%) Information Security
3 25 (29.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 25 (29.07%) Vulnerability Management
4 21 (24.42%) Security Monitoring
5 20 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (19.77%) ITIL
7 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (16.28%) Analytics
9 12 (13.95%) Data Analytics
9 12 (13.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 11 (12.79%) Case Management
10 11 (12.79%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 11 (12.79%) Patch Management
10 11 (12.79%) Security Operations
11 10 (11.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 10 (11.63%) Service Management
11 10 (11.63%) Two-Factor Authentication
12 8 (9.30%) Data Loss Prevention
12 8 (9.30%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.49%) Java
1 3 (3.49%) Perl
2 2 (2.33%) C
2 2 (2.33%) PHP
2 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.16%) Python
3 1 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.44%) CISSP
2 15 (17.44%) SC Cleared
3 13 (15.12%) SANS
4 8 (9.30%) SSCP
5 7 (8.14%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.49%) CISM
7 2 (2.33%) GCIA
7 2 (2.33%) GCIH
7 2 (2.33%) GIAC
8 1 (1.16%) CCNP
8 1 (1.16%) CISA
8 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.16%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.16%) ISEB
8 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) GPG13
1 7 (8.14%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.16%) ISO27002
System Software
1 9 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.81%) vCloud
3 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.33%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.33%) Shibboleth
4 1 (1.16%) Snort
Systems Management
1 27 (31.40%) QRadar
2 20 (23.26%) Nexpose
3 10 (11.63%) Nessus
3 10 (11.63%) Nmap
4 7 (8.14%) ArcSight ESM
5 6 (6.98%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (4.65%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (4.65%) CSIRT
6 4 (4.65%) vRealize
7 3 (3.49%) Nagios
7 3 (3.49%) Opsview
8 1 (1.16%) Computer Incident Response Team
8 1 (1.16%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 43 (50.00%) Splunk
2 32 (37.21%) Intel Security
3 25 (29.07%) Cisco
4 21 (24.42%) HP
5 20 (23.26%) Symantec
6 19 (22.09%) F5
6 19 (22.09%) FireEye
7 18 (20.93%) VMware
8 16 (18.60%) Qualys
9 15 (17.44%) Juniper
10 13 (15.12%) Blue Coat
10 13 (15.12%) LogRhythm
10 13 (15.12%) Rapid7
10 13 (15.12%) Sourcefire
11 11 (12.79%) Intel
11 11 (12.79%) NetWitness
12 10 (11.63%) Apple
12 10 (11.63%) CA
12 10 (11.63%) CheckPoint
12 10 (11.63%) TippingPoint
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