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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cyber-Ark
Rank 546 557 590
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +33
Contract jobs citing Cyber-Ark 49 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.039% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.084% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 5
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£500 £363 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +141.66%
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
26028 25021 26921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.18% 46.94% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14561 13847 13670
Average daily rate £385 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1102 1116 1369
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 2014.

Cyber-Ark Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cyber-Ark
Top 8 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 22 August 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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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 +5 49 £500 +37.93% 3
London +34 37 £500 +37.93% 3
City of London +37 10 £500 -4.76% 2
Edinburgh - - - - 2
Watford - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Scotland - - - - 2
East of England - - - -

Cyber-Ark
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 50 (49.02%) Banking
2 48 (47.06%) Windows
3 38 (37.25%) Microsoft
4 36 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 33 (32.35%) UNIX
6 31 (30.39%) Finance
7 19 (18.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 17 (16.67%) Linux
10 16 (15.69%) Management Information System
11 15 (14.71%) Information Security
12 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
13 13 (12.75%) IIS
13 13 (12.75%) SharePoint
13 13 (12.75%) CISSP
13 13 (12.75%) CheckPoint
13 13 (12.75%) Gemalto
13 13 (12.75%) Splunk
14 12 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (11.76%) Security Architecture
14 12 (11.76%) Red Hat
14 12 (11.76%) CISM
14 12 (11.76%) MS Exchange
14 12 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
14 12 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
15 11 (10.78%) Investment Banking
15 11 (10.78%) Migration

Cyber-Ark
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (12.75%) IIS
1 13 (12.75%) SharePoint
2 12 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (6.86%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.86%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.98%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.94%) LDAP
2 2 (1.96%) Network Security
3 1 (0.98%) NetScreen
3 1 (0.98%) Firewall
3 1 (0.98%) VoIP
3 1 (0.98%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.98%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 50 (49.02%) Banking
2 31 (30.39%) Finance
3 11 (10.78%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.98%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Back Office
5 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (19.61%) Analyst
2 17 (16.67%) Consultant
2 17 (16.67%) Administrator
2 17 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 9 (8.82%) Cyber-Ark Specialist
3 9 (8.82%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
4 8 (7.84%) Project Manager
5 7 (6.86%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (6.86%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (6.86%) Senior Security Analyst
6 6 (5.88%) Wintel Support
6 6 (5.88%) Wintel Administrator
7 5 (4.90%) Cyber-Ark Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Middleware Specialist
7 5 (4.90%) Security Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Windows Technical Consultant
8 4 (3.92%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (3.92%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.82%) Middleware
2 2 (1.96%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.98%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.92%) Economics
3 1 (0.98%) LPAR
3 1 (0.98%) HACMP
3 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.98%) Clustering
3 1 (0.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (47.06%) Windows
2 33 (32.35%) UNIX
3 19 (18.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (16.67%) Linux
6 12 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (6.86%) AIX
8 5 (4.90%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.71%) Information Security
2 12 (11.76%) Security Architecture
3 11 (10.78%) Migration
4 10 (9.80%) Risk Management
4 10 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (9.80%) Database Security
5 6 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (5.88%) Identity Management
5 6 (5.88%) ITIL
5 6 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (3.92%) Performance Management
6 4 (3.92%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (2.94%) Change Management
8 2 (1.96%) Business Continuity
8 2 (1.96%) Release Management
8 2 (1.96%) Data Protection
8 2 (1.96%) SIEM
8 2 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (0.98%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.86%) Shell Script
1 7 (6.86%) Perl
2 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.96%) SQL
4 1 (0.98%) C
4 1 (0.98%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (12.75%) CISSP
2 12 (11.76%) CISM
3 4 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.98%) PMP
4 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 36 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.92%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.98%) GPFS
4 1 (0.98%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.98%) XenServer
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) BladeLogic
2 2 (1.96%) OpenView
3 1 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.98%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.75%) CheckPoint
2 13 (12.75%) Gemalto
2 13 (12.75%) Splunk
3 12 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.84%) TIBCO
4 8 (7.84%) Tumbleweed
5 7 (6.86%) HP
6 6 (5.88%) Oracle
7 5 (4.90%) Symantec
7 5 (4.90%) VMware
8 4 (3.92%) McAfee
8 4 (3.92%) Imperva
9 3 (2.94%) ArcSight
9 3 (2.94%) Citrix
10 2 (1.96%) Remedy
10 2 (1.96%) BMC
11 1 (0.98%) Aruba
11 1 (0.98%) NetIQ
11 1 (0.98%) Sybase
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