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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cyber-Ark
UK
Rank 535 549 574
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +25
Contract jobs citing Cyber-Ark 57 76 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.35% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 66 16
Median daily rate £575 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £588 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +10.00%
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
20361 21578 23065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.51% 43.26% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12457 12656 13574
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 761 864 1026
Median hourly rate £19.11 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 16 January 2017.

Cyber-Ark Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cyber-Ark
Top 16 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -2 56 £575 +4.54% 5
London -27 46 £575 +8.74% 5
City of London -21 9 £600 +10.85%
West Yorkshire - 5 £550 -
Yorkshire - 5 £550 -
South East +17 3 £625 +13.63%
North West +22 2 - -
Scotland +22 2 - -
Edinburgh +22 2 - -
Manchester +13 2 - -
Pudsey - 2 £535 -
Leeds - 2 £550 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 - -

Cyber-Ark
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 52 (44.07%) Finance
2 46 (38.98%) Unix
3 31 (26.27%) Linux
4 29 (24.58%) Windows
4 29 (24.58%) Information Security
5 28 (23.73%) Identity Access Management
6 21 (17.80%) LDAP
7 20 (16.95%) Identity Management
7 20 (16.95%) Banking
8 17 (14.41%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
10 15 (12.71%) Oracle
11 14 (11.86%) Firewall
12 13 (11.02%) Enterprise Architecture
13 12 (10.17%) CISSP
14 11 (9.32%) Active Directory
14 11 (9.32%) CA
14 11 (9.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 10 (8.47%) Data Centre
15 10 (8.47%) CISA
15 10 (8.47%) Law
15 10 (8.47%) Sun
15 10 (8.47%) Cisco
16 9 (7.63%) IBM
16 9 (7.63%) DNS
16 9 (7.63%) Kerberos
16 9 (7.63%) CISM
16 9 (7.63%) Splunk
17 8 (6.78%) SIEM
17 8 (6.78%) Analytical Skills

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 3 (2.54%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.85%) Apache
3 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.80%) LDAP
2 14 (11.86%) Firewall
3 9 (7.63%) DNS
3 9 (7.63%) Kerberos
4 7 (5.93%) SSH
5 6 (5.08%) SAN
6 5 (4.24%) FTP
6 5 (4.24%) HTTP
7 4 (3.39%) SSL
8 3 (2.54%) Internet
8 3 (2.54%) Network Security
9 2 (1.69%) LAN
9 2 (1.69%) PuTTY
9 2 (1.69%) Telnet
9 2 (1.69%) WAN
10 1 (0.85%) DMZ
10 1 (0.85%) Intranet
10 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.85%) VoIP
10 1 (0.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.54%) MySQL
4 1 (0.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.69%) MSI
1 2 (1.69%) Toad
2 1 (0.85%) Ant
General
1 52 (44.07%) Finance
2 20 (16.95%) Banking
3 10 (8.47%) Law
4 3 (2.54%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.54%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.69%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (39.83%) Consultant
2 46 (38.98%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
3 24 (20.34%) Security Consultant
4 13 (11.02%) Project Manager
5 12 (10.17%) Architect
6 11 (9.32%) Security Manager
7 10 (8.47%) Security Project Manager
8 9 (7.63%) Administrator
9 6 (5.08%) Security Architect
9 6 (5.08%) Unix Administrator
10 5 (4.24%) Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 5 (4.24%) Cybersecurity Manager
10 5 (4.24%) Delivery Manager
10 5 (4.24%) Delivery Project Manager
10 5 (4.24%) Lead Project Manager
10 5 (4.24%) Lead Security Consultant
11 4 (3.39%) Cyber-Ark Engineer
11 4 (3.39%) Information Manager
11 4 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.39%) HTML
1 4 (3.39%) SailPoint
1 4 (3.39%) SAML
1 4 (3.39%) XML
2 3 (2.54%) OAuth
2 3 (2.54%) OpenID
2 3 (2.54%) SOAP
2 3 (2.54%) SPML
3 2 (1.69%) J2EE
4 1 (0.85%) EJB
4 1 (0.85%) JDBC
4 1 (0.85%) JMS
4 1 (0.85%) JNDI
4 1 (0.85%) JSP
4 1 (0.85%) Servlets
4 1 (0.85%) Struts
4 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.47%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.24%) PKI
4 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 46 (38.98%) Unix
2 31 (26.27%) Linux
3 29 (24.58%) Windows
4 7 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (5.93%) Solaris
5 5 (4.24%) AIX
6 2 (1.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.58%) Information Security
2 28 (23.73%) Identity Access Management
3 20 (16.95%) Identity Management
4 17 (14.41%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (11.02%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (6.78%) SIEM
7 6 (5.08%) Migration
7 6 (5.08%) Password Management
8 5 (4.24%) ITIL
8 5 (4.24%) Kernel Tuning
8 5 (4.24%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (3.39%) Network Architecture
9 4 (3.39%) Regulatory Compliance
9 4 (3.39%) Security Architecture
9 4 (3.39%) Security Operations
10 3 (2.54%) Project Management
10 3 (2.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (1.69%) TOGAF
11 2 (1.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.78%) Perl
2 7 (5.93%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.93%) SQL
3 6 (5.08%) Python
4 5 (4.24%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.24%) Java
4 5 (4.24%) Korn
5 3 (2.54%) VB
6 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.85%) C
7 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) CISSP
2 10 (8.47%) CISA
3 9 (7.63%) CISM
4 5 (4.24%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.54%) Degree
5 3 (2.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.24%) NFS
2 5 (4.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (4.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (2.54%) NDS
3 3 (2.54%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.69%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.85%) ACF2
5 1 (0.85%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (4.24%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.24%) Puppet
2 3 (2.54%) OpenAM
3 2 (1.69%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.69%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.85%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.85%) zSecure
Vendors
1 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.71%) Oracle
3 11 (9.32%) CA
4 10 (8.47%) Cisco
4 10 (8.47%) Sun
5 9 (7.63%) IBM
5 9 (7.63%) Splunk
6 7 (5.93%) HP
7 6 (5.08%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.08%) Dell
8 5 (4.24%) EMC
8 5 (4.24%) Novell
8 5 (4.24%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.24%) Veritas
8 5 (4.24%) VMware
9 3 (2.54%) Intel Security
9 3 (2.54%) LogRhythm
9 3 (2.54%) Sybase
9 3 (2.54%) Symantec
10 2 (1.69%) Palo Alto