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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber-Ark
Rank 569 551 581
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +30
Contract jobs citing Cyber-Ark 53 33 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.062% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.13% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 19 7
Average daily rate
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£500 £350 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +133.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 - £150
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
26368 24697 27463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.99% 46.71% 46.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14920 13807 13970
Average daily rate £388 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1159 1097 1359
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.34 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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 15 September 2014.

Cyber-Ark Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cyber-Ark
Top 10 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 15 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +25 53 £500 +42.85% 4
London +20 44 £500 +42.85% 2
City of London +31 11 £513 +46.42% 2
South West - - - - 2
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Watford - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Bristol - - - - 2
Edinburgh - - - -

Cyber-Ark
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 44 (43.56%) Banking
2 40 (39.60%) Windows
3 33 (32.67%) Finance
4 31 (30.69%) Microsoft
5 27 (26.73%) Active Directory
6 25 (24.75%) UNIX
7 19 (18.81%) Information Security
7 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (17.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (17.82%) Linux
8 18 (17.82%) MS Excel
8 18 (17.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (13.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (13.86%) SQL Server
9 14 (13.86%) Risk Management
9 14 (13.86%) Splunk
10 13 (12.87%) Management Information System
10 13 (12.87%) Migration
10 13 (12.87%) IIS
10 13 (12.87%) SharePoint
11 12 (11.88%) MS Exchange
11 12 (11.88%) Red Hat
11 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (11.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (9.90%) Middleware
12 10 (9.90%) CISSP
13 9 (8.91%) TIBCO
13 9 (8.91%) Tumbleweed

Cyber-Ark
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 13 (12.87%) IIS
1 13 (12.87%) SharePoint
2 12 (11.88%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.92%) WebLogic
3 8 (7.92%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.94%) Apache
5 2 (1.98%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.98%) GlassFish
Applications
1 18 (17.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) LDAP
2 1 (0.99%) VoIP
2 1 (0.99%) NetScreen
2 1 (0.99%) Firewall
2 1 (0.99%) Softphone
2 1 (0.99%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (0.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
General
1 44 (43.56%) Banking
2 33 (32.67%) Finance
3 6 (5.94%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.99%) Back Office
5 1 (0.99%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (17.82%) Administrator
2 16 (15.84%) Consultant
3 14 (13.86%) Analyst
4 11 (10.89%) Project Manager
4 11 (10.89%) Security Analyst
5 9 (8.91%) Cyber-Ark Specialist
5 9 (8.91%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
6 7 (6.93%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.94%) Wintel Support
7 6 (5.94%) Middleware Specialist
7 6 (5.94%) Wintel Administrator
8 5 (4.95%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) Senior Security Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) Windows Technical Consultant
9 4 (3.96%) Security Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Cyber-Ark Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (2.97%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.90%) Middleware
2 2 (1.98%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.99%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.96%) Economics
3 1 (0.99%) LPAR
3 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.99%) Replication
3 1 (0.99%) Clustering
3 1 (0.99%) HACMP
3 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 40 (39.60%) Windows
2 25 (24.75%) UNIX
3 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (17.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (17.82%) Linux
4 18 (17.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (11.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.96%) AIX
7 2 (1.98%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.81%) Information Security
2 14 (13.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (13.86%) Risk Management
3 13 (12.87%) Migration
4 7 (6.93%) ITIL
4 7 (6.93%) Security Architecture
5 6 (5.94%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (5.94%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (5.94%) Identity Management
5 6 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (4.95%) Database Security
7 4 (3.96%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (3.96%) Performance Management
8 3 (2.97%) Release Management
8 3 (2.97%) Change Management
9 2 (1.98%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (1.98%) Data Protection
9 2 (1.98%) SIEM
9 2 (1.98%) Business Continuity
10 1 (0.99%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.92%) Shell Script
2 7 (6.93%) Perl
3 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.98%) SQL
4 2 (1.98%) C
5 1 (0.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) CISSP
2 8 (7.92%) CISM
3 4 (3.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.99%) Degree
4 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.98%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.99%) QA
3 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (26.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.96%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.98%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.98%) XenServer
5 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.99%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.99%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) BladeLogic
2 2 (1.98%) OpenView
2 2 (1.98%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 31 (30.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.86%) Splunk
3 12 (11.88%) Red Hat
4 9 (8.91%) TIBCO
4 9 (8.91%) Tumbleweed
5 8 (7.92%) CheckPoint
6 7 (6.93%) Oracle
7 6 (5.94%) VMware
8 5 (4.95%) Gemalto
9 4 (3.96%) McAfee
9 4 (3.96%) HP
9 4 (3.96%) Citrix
10 3 (2.97%) Symantec
10 3 (2.97%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.98%) Imperva
11 2 (1.98%) Remedy
11 2 (1.98%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.98%) BMC
11 2 (1.98%) JBoss
12 1 (0.99%) Cisco
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