The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cyber-Ark products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cyber-Ark over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber-Ark
Rank 592 564 573
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +9
Contract jobs citing Cyber-Ark 38 52 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.092% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 18
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£488 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £235 -
% change year-on-year
+107.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25534 25780 24676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.74% 45.60% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15145 14434 13654
Average daily rate £400 £382 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.84% -0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1095 1118 1116
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

Cyber-Ark
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cyber-Ark Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cyber-Ark
Daily Rate Trend

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

Cyber-Ark Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cyber-Ark
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cyber-Ark within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Cyber-Ark Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cyber-Ark
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber-Ark within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -24 38 £488 -2.50% 3
London -30 19 £488 -2.50%
East of England - 11 £450 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 8 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 8 £500 - 1
City of London +7 5 £500 -
South East - 5 £550 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £450 - 1
Reading - 3 £450 - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £600 -
Hampshire - 2 £600 -
Essex - 2 £381 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £525 -
East Midlands - 1 £475 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £400 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £475 -
Dunstable - 1 £525 -

Cyber-Ark
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 42 (44.21%) Windows
1 42 (44.21%) Finance
2 34 (35.79%) Oracle
3 28 (29.47%) LDAP
4 26 (27.37%) Identity Management
5 25 (26.32%) Active Directory
6 24 (25.26%) Firewall
7 23 (24.21%) Linux
8 22 (23.16%) SIEM
9 21 (22.11%) SSH
10 20 (21.05%) Java
10 20 (21.05%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 19 (20.00%) CA
11 19 (20.00%) .NET
11 19 (20.00%) ArcSight
12 17 (17.89%) Telnet
12 17 (17.89%) Tivoli
12 17 (17.89%) Information Security
12 17 (17.89%) Toad
13 16 (16.84%) Internet
13 16 (16.84%) CA Single Sign-On
13 16 (16.84%) PuTTY
14 15 (15.79%) Banking
14 15 (15.79%) Dell
14 15 (15.79%) CISSP
14 15 (15.79%) UNIX
15 13 (13.68%) Cisco
15 13 (13.68%) IBM
16 11 (11.58%) CheckPoint
16 11 (11.58%) CISA

Cyber-Ark
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 3 (3.16%) IIS
1 3 (3.16%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.11%) iPlanet
2 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.11%) JBoss
2 2 (2.11%) Apache
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) MS Office
1 3 (3.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.47%) LDAP
2 24 (25.26%) Firewall
3 21 (22.11%) SSH
4 17 (17.89%) Telnet
5 16 (16.84%) Internet
5 16 (16.84%) PuTTY
6 5 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.11%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (2.11%) Network Security
9 2 (2.11%) VPN
9 2 (2.11%) DNS
9 2 (2.11%) SMTP
9 2 (2.11%) DHCP
9 2 (2.11%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.16%) DB2
2 3 (3.16%) DB2 UDB
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.16%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.16%) MySQL
3 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.11%) Sybase ASA
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.05%) EDMS
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (17.89%) Toad
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.05%) PowerBuilder
General
1 42 (44.21%) Finance
2 15 (15.79%) Banking
3 7 (7.37%) Publishing
4 6 (6.32%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.21%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.16%) Retail
7 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (27.37%) Consultant
2 18 (18.95%) Analyst
3 16 (16.84%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
4 8 (8.42%) Security Officer
4 8 (8.42%) Architect
4 8 (8.42%) Security Consultant
4 8 (8.42%) IT Security Officer
5 7 (7.37%) Security Analyst
6 6 (6.32%) Security Manager
6 6 (6.32%) Security Architect
6 6 (6.32%) Cyber-Ark Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Security Project Manager
7 5 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.26%) Management Consultant
8 4 (4.21%) Cyber-Ark Specialist
9 3 (3.16%) Information Security Project Manager
9 3 (3.16%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.16%) Information Manager
9 3 (3.16%) Information Security Manager
9 3 (3.16%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.00%) .NET
2 9 (9.47%) SOAP
2 9 (9.47%) SailPoint
3 6 (6.32%) HTML
3 6 (6.32%) XML
4 5 (5.26%) Web Services
5 3 (3.16%) SPML
5 3 (3.16%) REST
5 3 (3.16%) JDBC
6 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.11%) SAML
6 2 (2.11%) Middleware
6 2 (2.11%) OAuth
7 1 (1.05%) JSP
7 1 (1.05%) Servlets
7 1 (1.05%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.47%) PKI
3 3 (3.16%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.11%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.05%) e-Health
5 1 (1.05%) Economics
5 1 (1.05%) Replication
5 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.05%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 42 (44.21%) Windows
2 23 (24.21%) Linux
3 15 (15.79%) UNIX
4 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.16%) Solaris
6 1 (1.05%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.37%) Identity Management
2 22 (23.16%) SIEM
3 17 (17.89%) Information Security
4 9 (9.47%) Technical Analysis
5 7 (7.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.32%) Project Management
6 6 (6.32%) ITIL
7 5 (5.26%) Security Management
8 4 (4.21%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.16%) Security Architecture
9 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (3.16%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (3.16%) TOGAF
9 3 (3.16%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (3.16%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.16%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.16%) UML
9 3 (3.16%) Change Management
9 3 (3.16%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.16%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.05%) Java
2 11 (11.58%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.37%) SQL
4 5 (5.26%) VBScript
4 5 (5.26%) VB
5 4 (4.21%) C#
6 3 (3.16%) Perl
6 3 (3.16%) Python
7 2 (2.11%) C++
7 2 (2.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.05%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 15 (15.79%) CISSP
2 11 (11.58%) CISA
2 11 (11.58%) CISM
3 7 (7.37%) OCA
3 7 (7.37%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (5.26%) Degree
5 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.16%) PMP
5 3 (3.16%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.05%) MCP
7 1 (1.05%) MCSE
7 1 (1.05%) MCSA
7 1 (1.05%) CCIE
7 1 (1.05%) CRISC
7 1 (1.05%) GIAC
7 1 (1.05%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.16%) SLA
3 2 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.42%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 4 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.11%) DFS Replication
4 2 (2.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.05%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 20 (21.05%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 17 (17.89%) Tivoli
3 16 (16.84%) CA Single Sign-On
4 9 (9.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 7 (7.37%) Novell Identity Manager
6 2 (2.11%) OpenAM
6 2 (2.11%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.05%) Nessus
7 1 (1.05%) OpenView
7 1 (1.05%) Control-M
Vendors
1 34 (35.79%) Oracle
2 19 (20.00%) CA
2 19 (20.00%) ArcSight
3 15 (15.79%) Dell
4 13 (13.68%) Cisco
4 13 (13.68%) IBM
5 11 (11.58%) CheckPoint
6 9 (9.47%) Sun
7 8 (8.42%) Symantec
7 8 (8.42%) Novell
8 7 (7.37%) HP
9 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
9 6 (6.32%) ForgeRock
10 4 (4.21%) VMware
10 4 (4.21%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.21%) Tripwire
10 4 (4.21%) McAfee
11 3 (3.16%) Sybase
11 3 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (2.11%) Nokia