The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cyber-Ark products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cyber-Ark over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Cyber-Ark Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber-Ark
Rank 58 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Cyber-Ark 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.75% 0.33% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 0.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£235 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 £375 £500
% change year-on-year
-32.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
373 409 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.80% 44.80% 50.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 183 215
Average daily rate £400 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £250 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 48 25
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +97.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Cyber-Ark
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cyber-Ark across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cyber-Ark Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cyber-Ark
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cyber-Ark across the Cheshire region.

Cyber-Ark Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Cyber-Ark
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cyber-Ark also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber-Ark.

1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) IIS
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing

Cyber-Ark
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cyber-Ark also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber-Ark. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (58.33%) IIS
1 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
1 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
1 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) HACMP
1 2 (16.67%) LPAR
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) GPFS
4 1 (8.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle