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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cyber-Ark over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cyber-Ark
Rank 599 626 593
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -33
Contract jobs citing Cyber-Ark 54 37 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.064% 0.079%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 33
Median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £500 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +53.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
23952 25081 26332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.88% 43.24% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14633 14810 14890
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 1080 1192
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.99 £18.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.05% -4.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £41.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Cyber-Ark
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Cyber-Ark as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

Cyber-Ark Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cyber-Ark
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber-Ark within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +26 51 £500 +5.26% 11
London -1 26 £525 +16.66% 10
City of London +18 10 £515 +8.42% 4
Yorkshire - 6 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £450 -
East of England +5 5 £501 -2.24%
Leeds - 5 £450 -
North West - 5 £450 - 1
Scotland - 4 - -
Manchester - 4 £450 -
Edinburgh - 4 - -
Bedfordshire -5 3 £501 -4.57%
South West - 3 £475 -
West Midlands - 3 £538 -
South East +21 2 - -
Dunstable +3 2 £501 -4.57%
Hertfordshire -4 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £475 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £475 -
Feltham - 2 - -
Bristol - 1 £365 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Pudsey - 1 - -
Rugby - 1 £450 -
Warwickshire - 1 £450 -

Cyber-Ark
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cyber-Ark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Cyber-Ark.

1 45 (40.18%) Linux
2 41 (36.61%) CISSP
3 40 (35.71%) Information Security
4 33 (29.46%) Active Directory
5 31 (27.68%) Windows
5 31 (27.68%) Finance
6 27 (24.11%) Identity Access Management
7 24 (21.43%) Cisco
8 23 (20.54%) Unix
8 23 (20.54%) Oracle
9 22 (19.64%) LDAP
9 22 (19.64%) Firewall
10 21 (18.75%) Banking
11 18 (16.07%) Data Centre
11 18 (16.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 18 (16.07%) CISA
12 17 (15.18%) CISM
12 17 (15.18%) Microsoft
12 17 (15.18%) SIEM
13 16 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
14 15 (13.39%) Management Information System
15 14 (12.50%) Intel Security
15 14 (12.50%) SQL Server
16 13 (11.61%) CheckPoint
17 12 (10.71%) VMware
17 12 (10.71%) Java
17 12 (10.71%) SQL
17 12 (10.71%) DNS
17 12 (10.71%) SSL
17 12 (10.71%) HTTP

Cyber-Ark
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (5.36%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (3.57%) WebSphere Process Server
3 3 (2.68%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.89%) Apache
4 1 (0.89%) IIS
4 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (8.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.64%) Firewall
1 22 (19.64%) LDAP
2 12 (10.71%) DNS
2 12 (10.71%) HTTP
2 12 (10.71%) SSL
3 11 (9.82%) Cisco ISE
3 11 (9.82%) Kerberos
4 10 (8.93%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (5.36%) FTP
5 6 (5.36%) SSH
6 4 (3.57%) Network Security
7 2 (1.79%) LAN
7 2 (1.79%) TACACS
7 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.79%) WAN
8 1 (0.89%) DHCP
8 1 (0.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.89%) NAS
8 1 (0.89%) VoIP
8 1 (0.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.82%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.46%) Big Data
4 4 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Ant
1 1 (0.89%) MSI
General
1 31 (27.68%) Finance
2 21 (18.75%) Banking
3 4 (3.57%) Law
4 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Publishing
4 2 (1.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (29.46%) Analyst
2 31 (27.68%) Consultant
3 24 (21.43%) Security Analyst
4 21 (18.75%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
5 17 (15.18%) Architect
6 15 (13.39%) IT Analyst
6 15 (13.39%) IT Security Analyst
7 14 (12.50%) Security Consultant
7 14 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
8 10 (8.93%) Security Architect
9 6 (5.36%) Information Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Information Security Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.36%) Senior IT Security Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Active Directory Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Banking Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.82%) SAML
2 6 (5.36%) SailPoint
3 4 (3.57%) HTML
3 4 (3.57%) XML
4 3 (2.68%) OAuth
4 3 (2.68%) OpenID
4 3 (2.68%) SOAP
4 3 (2.68%) SPML
5 2 (1.79%) J2EE
6 1 (0.89%) EJB
6 1 (0.89%) JDBC
6 1 (0.89%) JMS
6 1 (0.89%) JNDI
6 1 (0.89%) JSP
6 1 (0.89%) Middleware
6 1 (0.89%) Servlets
6 1 (0.89%) Struts
6 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.07%) Data Centre
2 15 (13.39%) Management Information System
3 11 (9.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.25%) PKI
5 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.57%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.68%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.89%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.89%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 45 (40.18%) Linux
2 31 (27.68%) Windows
3 23 (20.54%) Unix
4 9 (8.04%) AIX
5 6 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.36%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.57%) CentOS
7 2 (1.79%) HPUX
7 2 (1.79%) Solaris
8 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (35.71%) Information Security
2 27 (24.11%) Identity Access Management
3 17 (15.18%) SIEM
4 16 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (10.71%) Security Operations
5 12 (10.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 11 (9.82%) DDoS Mitigation
6 11 (9.82%) Network Architecture
6 11 (9.82%) Security Architecture
7 10 (8.93%) Content Management
7 10 (8.93%) Identity Management
7 10 (8.93%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (6.25%) Compliance Management
8 7 (6.25%) Threat Management
8 7 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (5.36%) Analytics
9 6 (5.36%) Project Management
9 6 (5.36%) Workflow
10 5 (4.46%) Big Data Analytics
10 5 (4.46%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.71%) Java
1 12 (10.71%) SQL
2 11 (9.82%) PowerShell
3 10 (8.93%) Perl
3 10 (8.93%) Python
3 10 (8.93%) VB
4 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.89%) C
5 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (36.61%) CISSP
2 18 (16.07%) CISA
3 17 (15.18%) CISM
4 10 (8.93%) Security Cleared
5 7 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.57%) Degree
7 2 (1.79%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.79%) PMP
8 1 (0.89%) CCSP
8 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (10.71%) PCI DSS
3 7 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.79%) COBIT
4 2 (1.79%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 33 (29.46%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.25%) RACF
4 4 (3.57%) Docker
5 3 (2.68%) NDS
5 3 (2.68%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.89%) ACF2
6 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (8.93%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (5.36%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Management
3 4 (3.57%) Puppet
3 4 (3.57%) ZABBIX
4 3 (2.68%) OpenAM
4 3 (2.68%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.79%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.89%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.89%) QRadar
6 1 (0.89%) zSecure
Vendors
1 24 (21.43%) Cisco
2 23 (20.54%) Oracle
3 17 (15.18%) Microsoft
4 14 (12.50%) Intel Security
5 13 (11.61%) CheckPoint
6 12 (10.71%) Qualys
6 12 (10.71%) VMware
7 11 (9.82%) ArcSight
7 11 (9.82%) CA
8 10 (8.93%) Forcepoint
9 9 (8.04%) IBM
10 4 (3.57%) LogRhythm
10 4 (3.57%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.68%) Dell
11 3 (2.68%) F5
11 3 (2.68%) Novell
11 3 (2.68%) Sun
11 3 (2.68%) Sybase
12 2 (1.79%) Citrix
12 2 (1.79%) Mercator
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