Period
to 18 January 2019

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 6 months to 18 January 2019 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
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 214 179 200
Rank change year-on-year -35 +21 +11
Contract jobs citing ArcSight 8 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% 0.21% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.56% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 3
South West median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -13.04%
10th Percentile £338 £480 £480
90th Percentile £600 £500 £577
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £40.00 -

ArcSight is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,701 1,973 2,216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 42.38% 37.36% 41.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,656 1,227 1,410
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £263 £213 £180
90th Percentile £596 £575 £535
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 101 165
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £23.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.09% +2.17% -15.60%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.85 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £46.45
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.49 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.06% -0.06% -

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 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Wiltshire -50 3 £350 -30.00%
Bristol - 2 £650 - 4
Gloucestershire - 2 £475 - 1
ArcSight
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ArcSight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for ArcSight.

1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) F5
2 3 (37.50%) SIEM
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (37.50%) ArcSight ESM
2 3 (37.50%) Decision-Making
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) OSPF
2 3 (37.50%) BGP
2 3 (37.50%) TACACS
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
2 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (25.00%) GIAC
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Threat Detection

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) BGP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco ISE
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
1 3 (37.50%) OSPF
1 3 (37.50%) TACACS
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
3 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SIEM Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) ArcSight Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infoblox Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Decision-Making
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
1 3 (37.50%) SIEM
2 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Threat Detection
2 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) GIAC
3 2 (25.00%) GPEN
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) CCSA
4 1 (12.50%) CCSE
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
1 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) McAfee
2 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) AlienVault
3 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
3 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) VMware