Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CyberArk products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CyberArk over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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 CyberArk Software, Inc.

CyberArk
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 652 698 784
Rank change year-on-year +46 +86 +12
Contract jobs citing CyberArk 236 183 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.43% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 108 65
UK median daily rate £517 £496 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.18% -0.75% +11.11%
10th Percentile £409 £359 £378
90th Percentile £650 £638 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median hourly rate - £16.93 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.93 -

CyberArk is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43,028 42,681 47,996
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.04% 42.96% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,633 26,376 29,360
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £250 £242 £240
90th Percentile £625 £619 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,645 1,386 1,712
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £17.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.43% +2.34% -2.29%
10th Percentile £10.78 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.77 £45.22 £44.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.50
% change year-on-year -1.99% +2.03% -2.94%

CyberArk
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CyberArk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CyberArk in the UK

CyberArk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CyberArk.

Contractor daily rate trend for CyberArk in the UK

CyberArk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CyberArk over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CyberArk in the UK

CyberArk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CyberArk.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CyberArk in the UK

CyberArk
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CyberArk within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 232 £525 +5.00% 29
London +29 138 £550 +5.26% 14
UK excluding London -13 95 £475 +5.56% 16
South West +5 30 £450 +27.66% 2
South East -12 27 £500 -9.09% 5
North of England -18 23 £450 +12.15% 3
Yorkshire -17 16 £475 +18.01% 3
Midlands -10 10 £488 -2.50% 3
West Midlands -10 8 £538 +7.50% 1
North West -10 7 £450 +20.00%
East of England -4 4 - - 2
Scotland -33 3 £475 +18.75% 1
East Midlands - 2 £76 - 2

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CyberArk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for CyberArk.

1 90 (38.14%) Privileged Access Management
2 77 (32.63%) Identity Access Management
3 70 (29.66%) Windows
4 65 (27.54%) Unix
5 60 (25.42%) Finance
6 57 (24.15%) Active Directory
7 44 (18.64%) SailPoint
8 43 (18.22%) CISSP
9 42 (17.80%) Information Security
9 42 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (17.37%) Linux
10 41 (17.37%) Oracle
11 39 (16.53%) SIEM
12 35 (14.83%) Firewall
13 34 (14.41%) CISM
14 32 (13.56%) Risk Management
14 32 (13.56%) Splunk
15 30 (12.71%) REST
16 28 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
16 28 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
17 26 (11.02%) CCNA
17 26 (11.02%) SQL Server
18 24 (10.17%) Banking
18 24 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
18 24 (10.17%) Cybersecurity
18 24 (10.17%) DevOps
19 23 (9.75%) ITIL
19 23 (9.75%) CA
20 21 (8.90%) Security Cleared
20 21 (8.90%) Vulnerability Management

CyberArk
Co-occurring 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 (2.54%) Apache
2 1 (0.42%) IIS
2 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
2 1 (0.42%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.66%) PaaS
4 7 (2.97%) Office 365
5 6 (2.54%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (2.54%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.54%) Sumo Logic
5 6 (2.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.42%) Zenedge
Communications & Networking
1 35 (14.83%) Firewall
2 20 (8.47%) SSH
3 14 (5.93%) Network Security
4 11 (4.66%) HTTPS
4 11 (4.66%) TCP/IP
5 10 (4.24%) LAN
5 10 (4.24%) WAN
6 6 (2.54%) HTTP
6 6 (2.54%) Kerberos
6 6 (2.54%) VPN
6 6 (2.54%) WLAN
7 5 (2.12%) Internet
7 5 (2.12%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (2.12%) SMS
7 5 (2.12%) SSL
8 4 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (1.27%) IPsec
10 2 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.85%) Cisco ISE
11 1 (0.42%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.66%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.69%) MySQL
4 2 (0.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (7.63%) Artifactory
1 18 (7.63%) Jenkins
2 16 (6.78%) Bitbucket
3 15 (6.36%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.12%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.27%) AutoIt
6 2 (0.85%) GitLab
6 2 (0.85%) JIRA
7 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 60 (25.42%) Finance
2 24 (10.17%) Banking
3 7 (2.97%) Publishing
3 7 (2.97%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.12%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.85%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.42%) Law
6 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (22.03%) CyberArk Engineer
2 50 (21.19%) Consultant
3 42 (17.80%) CyberArk Consultant
4 25 (10.59%) Security Engineer
5 21 (8.90%) Architect
6 18 (7.63%) Analyst
7 16 (6.78%) Security Consultant
8 13 (5.51%) CyberArk Specialist
8 13 (5.51%) Project Manager
9 12 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (5.08%) Security Architect
9 12 (5.08%) Technical Leader
10 8 (3.39%) Administrator
11 7 (2.97%) Developer
11 7 (2.97%) Security Manager
11 7 (2.97%) Security Project Manager
12 5 (2.12%) IT Security Consultant
12 5 (2.12%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (2.12%) Technical Specialist
12 5 (2.12%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (18.64%) SailPoint
2 30 (12.71%) REST
3 14 (5.93%) LDAP
4 13 (5.51%) Middleware
5 10 (4.24%) .NET
5 10 (4.24%) Web Services
6 7 (2.97%) SAML
7 6 (2.54%) OAuth
8 5 (2.12%) JSON
8 5 (2.12%) JSP
9 4 (1.69%) SOAP
10 1 (0.42%) HTML
10 1 (0.42%) OpenID
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.42%) Servlets
10 1 (0.42%) SPML
10 1 (0.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.51%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.66%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (1.69%) Cyber Defence
6 3 (1.27%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.27%) PKI
7 2 (0.85%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.85%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.42%) CMDB
8 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.42%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 70 (29.66%) Windows
2 65 (27.54%) Unix
3 41 (17.37%) Linux
4 11 (4.66%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.85%) AIX
5 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Solaris
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (38.14%) Privileged Access Management
2 77 (32.63%) Identity Access Management
3 42 (17.80%) Information Security
4 39 (16.53%) SIEM
5 32 (13.56%) Risk Management
6 24 (10.17%) Cybersecurity
6 24 (10.17%) DevOps
7 23 (9.75%) ITIL
8 21 (8.90%) Vulnerability Management
9 18 (7.63%) Security Operations
10 17 (7.20%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (7.20%) Capacity Management
11 16 (6.78%) Risk Assessment
11 16 (6.78%) Validation
12 14 (5.93%) Load Balancing
13 13 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (5.08%) Data Security
15 11 (4.66%) Project Management
15 11 (4.66%) Release Management
15 11 (4.66%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.47%) Python
2 19 (8.05%) Perl
3 13 (5.51%) SQL
4 10 (4.24%) Java
5 7 (2.97%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.54%) C#
7 5 (2.12%) C++
8 4 (1.69%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.69%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.69%) VB
8 4 (1.69%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.27%) C
9 3 (1.27%) VBScript
10 1 (0.42%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 43 (18.22%) CISSP
2 34 (14.41%) CISM
3 28 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (11.02%) CCNA
5 21 (8.90%) Security Cleared
6 19 (8.05%) CISA
7 15 (6.36%) SC Cleared
8 14 (5.93%) Degree
9 12 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (3.81%) CCSA
11 7 (2.97%) AWS Certification
12 6 (2.54%) CSSLP
12 6 (2.54%) ISSAP
12 6 (2.54%) ISSMP
13 3 (1.27%) CEH
13 3 (1.27%) GIAC
13 3 (1.27%) MCSE
13 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.85%) CCNP
14 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (7.63%) HIPAA
3 8 (3.39%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.39%) SLA
4 7 (2.97%) GDPR
5 6 (2.54%) FedRAMP
6 5 (2.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (1.69%) COBIT
8 3 (1.27%) NIST 800
8 3 (1.27%) QA
9 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 2 (0.85%) PSD2
10 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 57 (24.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.51%) Docker
2 13 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.27%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.42%) Firmware
5 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 14 (5.93%) Ansible
2 11 (4.66%) BladeLogic
2 11 (4.66%) ITRS Geneos
2 11 (4.66%) Kubernetes
2 11 (4.66%) Rancher
3 10 (4.24%) Single Sign-On
4 7 (2.97%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 6 (2.54%) Istio
6 5 (2.12%) SCCM
7 2 (0.85%) CASB
7 2 (0.85%) Nessus
7 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.85%) Terraform
8 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (17.37%) Oracle
2 32 (13.56%) Splunk
3 23 (9.75%) CA
4 20 (8.47%) McAfee
5 18 (7.63%) ServiceNow
5 18 (7.63%) VMware
6 16 (6.78%) ForgeRock
7 14 (5.93%) ForeScout
8 10 (4.24%) Microsoft
9 9 (3.81%) IBM
10 7 (2.97%) ArcSight
10 7 (2.97%) Cisco
10 7 (2.97%) Symantec
11 6 (2.54%) Bomgar
11 6 (2.54%) Google
12 5 (2.12%) Blue Coat
12 5 (2.12%) Citrix
12 5 (2.12%) Nokia
12 5 (2.12%) Varonis
13 4 (1.69%) HP