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 28 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 529 533 540
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7  
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 54 87 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 61 52
Median daily rate £475 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £363 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £600 £624
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 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 19008 21981 22493
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.97% 44.45% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 19349 25149 23923
Median daily rate £430 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.17% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £244 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1103 1375 1807
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.80 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

ArcSight
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 28 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 28 June 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 +2 22 £455 -9.00% 6
South West -2 12 £520 +38.66% 1
North of England +52 11 £525 -4.54% 2
North West +23 8 £525 +23.52% 1
South East +16 7 £388 -27.90% 4
Yorkshire +18 3 £475 +11.76% 1
East of England - 2 £300 - 1
ArcSight
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 64 (66.67%) SIEM
2 40 (41.67%) Splunk
3 38 (39.58%) Firewall
4 37 (38.54%) Information Security
5 25 (26.04%) Cisco
6 24 (25.00%) FireEye
7 23 (23.96%) Security Cleared
8 20 (20.83%) Windows
9 19 (19.79%) HP
9 19 (19.79%) Vulnerability Management
9 19 (19.79%) Incident Management
10 18 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 16 (16.67%) SC Cleared
12 16 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 15 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
14 14 (14.58%) Network Security
14 14 (14.58%) LogRhythm
14 14 (14.58%) Malware Detection/Protection
14 14 (14.58%) ITIL
14 14 (14.58%) Unix
14 14 (14.58%) Blue Coat
14 14 (14.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 13 (13.54%) Linux
15 13 (13.54%) MVS
15 13 (13.54%) QRadar
15 13 (13.54%) DV Cleared
15 13 (13.54%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (13.54%) F5

ArcSight
Co-occurring 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 (4.17%) ArcGIS
1 4 (4.17%) SAS
2 2 (2.08%) Apache
2 2 (2.08%) GlassFish
2 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) SaaS
2 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (39.58%) Firewall
2 18 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 14 (14.58%) Network Security
5 13 (13.54%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (11.46%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (10.42%) Internet
7 10 (10.42%) TACACS
8 8 (8.33%) VPN
9 7 (7.29%) SSL
10 6 (6.25%) Wireless
11 4 (4.17%) DNS
11 4 (4.17%) VLAN
11 4 (4.17%) WAN
12 3 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 3 (3.13%) LDAP
13 2 (2.08%) ICMP
13 2 (2.08%) LAN
13 2 (2.08%) SAN
14 1 (1.04%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.13%) MySQL
1 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Subversion
General
1 7 (7.29%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (31.25%) Analyst
2 23 (23.96%) Security Analyst
3 19 (19.79%) Security Engineer
4 13 (13.54%) ArcSight Engineer
5 12 (12.50%) Architect
5 12 (12.50%) Consultant
5 12 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
6 10 (10.42%) Security Specialist
7 7 (7.29%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Information Security Specialist
8 6 (6.25%) Information Specialist
8 6 (6.25%) Network Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) CyberArk Consultant
9 5 (5.21%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Data Business Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.21%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Banking Business Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.25%) 802.1X
1 6 (6.25%) SAML
2 4 (4.17%) OAuth
2 4 (4.17%) OpenID
2 4 (4.17%) SailPoint
3 2 (2.08%) LAMP
4 1 (1.04%) .NET
4 1 (1.04%) JSF
4 1 (1.04%) Middleware
4 1 (1.04%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.42%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (7.29%) Data Centre
5 6 (6.25%) PKI
6 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.83%) Windows
2 14 (14.58%) Unix
3 13 (13.54%) Linux
3 13 (13.54%) MVS
4 4 (4.17%) VMS
5 2 (2.08%) CentOS
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (66.67%) SIEM
2 37 (38.54%) Information Security
3 19 (19.79%) Incident Management
3 19 (19.79%) Vulnerability Management
4 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (14.58%) ITIL
6 14 (14.58%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 14 (14.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (11.46%) Security Operations
7 11 (11.46%) Threat Intelligence
8 10 (10.42%) Analytics
9 9 (9.38%) Threat Management
10 8 (8.33%) BDD
10 8 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
10 8 (8.33%) DevOps
10 8 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (8.33%) ITIL V3
10 8 (8.33%) SDLC
10 8 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.33%) C
2 4 (4.17%) Java
3 3 (3.13%) Python
4 2 (2.08%) Perl
4 2 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (23.96%) Security Cleared
2 16 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 13 (13.54%) DV Cleared
4 12 (12.50%) CISSP
4 12 (12.50%) GCIA
4 12 (12.50%) GCIH
5 9 (9.38%) SANS
6 6 (6.25%) CCNP
6 6 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (6.25%) CREST Certified
7 2 (2.08%) CISM
7 2 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.08%) Degree
8 1 (1.04%) CISA
8 1 (1.04%) GIAC
8 1 (1.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.29%) GPG13
3 6 (6.25%) PCI DSS
4 4 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (1.04%) COBIT
5 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (6.25%) ProxySG
1 6 (6.25%) Snort
1 6 (6.25%) vCloud
2 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.08%) Shibboleth
3 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (13.54%) QRadar
2 7 (7.29%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 6 (6.25%) Nexpose
3 6 (6.25%) RSA enVision
4 5 (5.21%) ArcSight ESM
5 4 (4.17%) CSIRT
5 4 (4.17%) vRealize
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (1.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.04%) Nagios
6 1 (1.04%) Nessus
6 1 (1.04%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.04%) Opsview
Vendors
1 40 (41.67%) Splunk
2 25 (26.04%) Cisco
3 24 (25.00%) FireEye
4 19 (19.79%) HP
5 14 (14.58%) Blue Coat
5 14 (14.58%) LogRhythm
6 13 (13.54%) F5
7 12 (12.50%) Symantec
7 12 (12.50%) VMware
8 11 (11.46%) McAfee
8 11 (11.46%) Qualys
9 10 (10.42%) Rapid7
9 10 (10.42%) Sourcefire
10 9 (9.38%) Juniper
11 7 (7.29%) Oracle
12 6 (6.25%) 3PAR
12 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
12 6 (6.25%) Nokia
12 6 (6.25%) Red Hat
12 6 (6.25%) TippingPoint
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