Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 347 343 345
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 +16
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 28 36 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.45% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 37
South East median daily rate £600 £463 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.73% -15.91% +29.41%
10th Percentile £365 £366 £429
90th Percentile £638 £598 £616
England median daily rate £475 £475 £500
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8109 8057 9282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 48.19% 48.41% 47.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4658 4635 5187
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +2.56% +6.85%
10th Percentile £238 £223 £225
90th Percentile £575 £559 £535
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 340 403 437
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -14.35% +20.52%
10th Percentile £10.20 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.96 £45.89
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

ArcSight
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ArcSight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ArcSight in the South East

ArcSight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ArcSight in the South East

ArcSight
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ArcSight in the South East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ArcSight in the South East

ArcSight
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ArcSight in the South East

ArcSight
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArcSight within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Thames Valley -8 17 £588 +27.03% 1
Berkshire +19 16 £588 +27.03% 1
Surrey -4 5 £613 - 1
Hampshire 0 3 £525 - 3
Buckinghamshire -33 1 £388 -13.89%
ArcSight
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South East region with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 23 (82.14%) SIEM
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 8 (28.57%) CISSP
3 8 (28.57%) HP
3 8 (28.57%) Network Security
3 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 8 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (28.57%) Content Development
4 7 (25.00%) Regular Expression
4 7 (25.00%) Unix
5 6 (21.43%) ITIL
5 6 (21.43%) Information Security
5 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 5 (17.86%) Security Architecture
6 5 (17.86%) CyberArk
6 5 (17.86%) Security Monitoring
6 5 (17.86%) ArcSight ESM
6 5 (17.86%) Security Operations
6 5 (17.86%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (17.86%) Python
6 5 (17.86%) Linux
6 5 (17.86%) Intel
6 5 (17.86%) Symantec
6 5 (17.86%) Change Management
7 4 (14.29%) Firewall
7 4 (14.29%) UML
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 4 (14.29%) Service Management
7 4 (14.29%) TOGAF

ArcSight
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Network Security
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) ArcSight Engineer
1 5 (17.86%) Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
2 4 (14.29%) ArcSight Expert
2 4 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Subject Matter Expert
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Information Security Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Network Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Network Security Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Security Manager
4 2 (7.14%) CISSP Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) CyberArk Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) SIEM Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) SOC Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) CMDB
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Unix
3 5 (17.86%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) SIEM
2 8 (28.57%) Content Development
2 8 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (21.43%) Information Security
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 5 (17.86%) Change Management
4 5 (17.86%) Security Architecture
4 5 (17.86%) Security Monitoring
4 5 (17.86%) Security Operations
5 4 (14.29%) ArchiMate
5 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 4 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
5 4 (14.29%) Service Management
5 4 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 4 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Python
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) CISSP
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) GIAC
4 2 (7.14%) GCIA
4 2 (7.14%) SANS
5 1 (3.57%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) GCIH
5 1 (3.57%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) ArcSight ESM
2 3 (10.71%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.57%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) HP
2 5 (17.86%) CyberArk
2 5 (17.86%) Intel
2 5 (17.86%) Symantec
3 4 (14.29%) Tripwire
4 3 (10.71%) Splunk
5 1 (3.57%) AlienVault
5 1 (3.57%) arcserve
5 1 (3.57%) BMC
5 1 (3.57%) CA
5 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.57%) LogRhythm
5 1 (3.57%) McAfee
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.57%) Sybase
5 1 (3.57%) VMware