The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 128 133
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5  
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 12 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.40% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 0.91% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 3
Median daily rate £520 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.66% -9.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £358 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £525
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 the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1146 1316 1150
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 41.86% 43.93% 37.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1138 1466 1140
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £244 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £563 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 90 162
Median hourly rate £42.00 £22.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.90% +8.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.59 £11.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.25 £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 the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for ArcSight in the South West

ArcSight
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ArcSight in the South West

ArcSight
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ArcSight in the South West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ArcSight in the South West

ArcSight
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol -6 7 £520 +38.66% 1
Wiltshire +2 5 £325 -23.52%
ArcSight
England

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 South West region with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 13 (72.22%) Firewall
3 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 11 (61.11%) SIEM
5 9 (50.00%) Cisco
6 8 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (38.89%) DV Cleared
7 7 (38.89%) LogRhythm
7 7 (38.89%) Splunk
7 7 (38.89%) Computer Incident Response Team
7 7 (38.89%) SANS
8 6 (33.33%) CREST Certified
8 6 (33.33%) RSA enVision
8 6 (33.33%) Coaching
8 6 (33.33%) Security Architecture
8 6 (33.33%) GCIA
8 6 (33.33%) GCIH
8 6 (33.33%) Snort
8 6 (33.33%) CISSP
8 6 (33.33%) ITIL
8 6 (33.33%) Windows
8 6 (33.33%) Linux
9 5 (27.78%) C
9 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (27.78%) CCNP
9 5 (27.78%) HP
9 5 (27.78%) Nokia
9 5 (27.78%) TACACS
9 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat

ArcSight
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (16.67%) ArcGIS
1 3 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (27.78%) TACACS
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (16.67%) Internet
5 3 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (11.11%) Network Security
6 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.56%) DNS
7 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (5.56%) LAN
7 1 (5.56%) LDAP
7 1 (5.56%) SAN
7 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Military
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Security Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Security Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Lead Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) IT Security Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) LAMP
1 1 (5.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) SIEM
2 6 (33.33%) Coaching
2 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 3 (16.67%) Adaptive Security
5 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) ITSM
6 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (11.11%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
7 1 (5.56%) Security Operations
7 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (38.89%) DV Cleared
3 7 (38.89%) SANS
4 6 (33.33%) CISSP
4 6 (33.33%) CREST Certified
4 6 (33.33%) GCIA
4 6 (33.33%) GCIH
5 5 (27.78%) CCNP
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) GPG13
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Snort
2 5 (27.78%) ProxySG
3 3 (16.67%) vCloud
4 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.56%) Shibboleth
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 6 (33.33%) RSA enVision
3 3 (16.67%) vRealize
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (5.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (5.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (5.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) LogRhythm
2 7 (38.89%) Splunk
3 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat
3 5 (27.78%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) Nokia
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 3 (16.67%) 3PAR
5 3 (16.67%) ESRI
5 3 (16.67%) Software AG
5 3 (16.67%) webMethods
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) Gemalto
6 1 (5.56%) Juniper
6 1 (5.56%) Rackspace