Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 16 January 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
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 589 547 527
Rank change year-on-year -42 -20 +41
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 36 41 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.078% 0.098% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.23% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 59
London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £475 £400 £395
90th Percentile £713 £688 £570
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 - £52.63

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,702 17,986 17,954
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.29% 43.11% 41.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,796 11,949 11,812
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £263 £265 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 292 332
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.41 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £54.63 £47.80
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.12 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.22% -2.17% +6.06%

ArcSight
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for ArcSight in London

ArcSight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ArcSight in London

ArcSight
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ArcSight in London over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ArcSight in London

ArcSight
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the London region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
West London -15 6 £525 -
East London -10 1 - -
ArcSight
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 22 (61.11%) SIEM
2 17 (47.22%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (44.44%) Windows
4 14 (38.89%) Unix
5 13 (36.11%) Linux
6 12 (33.33%) HP
6 12 (33.33%) Information Security
7 11 (30.56%) Project Management
7 11 (30.56%) CISSP
7 11 (30.56%) Security Operations
8 10 (27.78%) Firewall
8 10 (27.78%) Finance
8 10 (27.78%) Use Case
9 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
9 8 (22.22%) Service Management
9 8 (22.22%) Content Development
10 7 (19.44%) Threat Intelligence
10 7 (19.44%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (19.44%) Splunk
10 7 (19.44%) Change Management
10 7 (19.44%) Open Source
10 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
11 6 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (16.67%) Time Management
11 6 (16.67%) Analytics
12 5 (13.89%) OpenStack
12 5 (13.89%) Dependency Management
12 5 (13.89%) ArcSight ESM
12 5 (13.89%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 5 (13.89%) Nagios

ArcSight
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (13.89%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (13.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (8.33%) LAN
4 3 (8.33%) SAN
4 3 (8.33%) WAN
5 2 (5.56%) Network Security
6 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.78%) LDAP
6 1 (2.78%) tcpdump
6 1 (2.78%) VLAN
6 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Law
4 3 (8.33%) Legal
4 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Security Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) CISSP Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Network Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Network Security Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) ArcSight Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) ArcSight Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Onboarding Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) SIEM Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) SOC Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Unix Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) SIEM Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) ArcSight Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) SOC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.78%) Kafka
2 1 (2.78%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) REST
2 1 (2.78%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 7 (19.44%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 2 (5.56%) PKI
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Unix
3 13 (36.11%) Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) SIEM
2 17 (47.22%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (33.33%) Information Security
4 11 (30.56%) Project Management
4 11 (30.56%) Security Operations
5 10 (27.78%) Use Case
6 8 (22.22%) Content Development
6 8 (22.22%) Service Management
7 7 (19.44%) Change Management
7 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
7 7 (19.44%) Open Source
7 7 (19.44%) Threat Intelligence
8 6 (16.67%) Analytics
8 6 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Time Management
9 5 (13.89%) Compatibility Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 5 (13.89%) Dependency Management
9 5 (13.89%) Investment Management
9 5 (13.89%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) CISSP
2 3 (8.33%) GIAC
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.56%) PMP
3 2 (5.56%) SANS
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) CCIE
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) CCNP
4 1 (2.78%) CEH
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.78%) GCIA
4 1 (2.78%) GCIH
4 1 (2.78%) RHCA
4 1 (2.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.78%) COBIT
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) ProxySG
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) GridGain
4 1 (2.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) ArcSight ESM
1 5 (13.89%) Nagios
2 4 (11.11%) QRadar
3 2 (5.56%) CSIRT
3 2 (5.56%) EnCase
3 2 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (5.56%) RSA enVision
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) HP
2 7 (19.44%) Splunk
3 4 (11.11%) Blue Coat
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) McAfee
4 3 (8.33%) AlgoSec
4 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.33%) Darktrace
4 3 (8.33%) Juniper
4 3 (8.33%) Mercator
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle
4 3 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 3 (8.33%) Qualys
4 3 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.56%) EMC
5 2 (5.56%) LogRhythm
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) TIBCO