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 3 months to 26 May 2017 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
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 541 620 586
Rank change year-on-year +79 -34  
Contract jobs citing CyberArk 65 40 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.074% 0.088%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 22 23
Median daily rate £550 £481 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +28.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £366 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £523 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £378 £377
% change year-on-year +45.69% +0.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CyberArk is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20228 24010 24337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.72% 44.66% 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 12287 14792 14060
Median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.98% +0.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £368
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 673 791 1123
Median hourly rate £18.26 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.98 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11%  

CyberArk
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CyberArk as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CyberArk in the UK

CyberArk
Top 30 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 3 months to 26 May 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 +75 51 £550 +14.28% 3
London +26 33 £563 +12.50% 2
Scotland +43 12 £725 -
Edinburgh +29 12 £725 -
City of London -4 11 £575 +24.32%
East of England +1 6 £550 +10.00%
Yorkshire - 5 £625 -
Hertfordshire +7 4 £550 +10.00%
West Yorkshire - 4 £550 -
Warwickshire - 3 £550 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £550 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 3 £550 -
West Midlands - 3 £550 -
South East +15 2 - - 1
Cardiff - 2 £500 -
Leeds - 2 £700 -
Pudsey - 2 £525 -
Manchester - 2 - -
Wales - 2 £500 -
South Wales - 2 £500 -
North West - 2 - -
Berkshire +26 1 - -
Reading +19 1 - -
Hampshire +12 1 - -
Hatfield -7 1 £400 -20.00%
Suffolk - 1 £725 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £725 -
Norfolk - 1 £450 -
Selby - 1 £725 -
Norwich - 1 £450 -

For the 6 months to 26 May 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CyberArk 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 CyberArk.

1 51 (42.50%) Finance
2 41 (34.17%) Windows
3 34 (28.33%) Unix
4 28 (23.33%) Identity Access Management
5 27 (22.50%) Privileged Access Management
6 25 (20.83%) SIEM
7 21 (17.50%) Splunk
8 18 (15.00%) PowerShell
9 16 (13.33%) Firewall
9 16 (13.33%) Information Security
9 16 (13.33%) Symantec
10 15 (12.50%) SailPoint
10 15 (12.50%) ServiceNow
11 14 (11.67%) CISSP
11 14 (11.67%) Linux
11 14 (11.67%) Microsoft
11 14 (11.67%) Perl
11 14 (11.67%) Oracle
12 13 (10.83%) LDAP
12 13 (10.83%) CA
12 13 (10.83%) Identity Management
12 13 (10.83%) Banking
13 12 (10.00%) Privileged Identity Management
14 11 (9.17%) Cisco
14 11 (9.17%) IBM
14 11 (9.17%) SNMP
14 11 (9.17%) Java
15 10 (8.33%) Active Directory
15 10 (8.33%) McAfee
15 10 (8.33%) VMware

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 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Endur
1 2 (1.67%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.83%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.67%) SaaS
2 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.67%) IaaS
3 2 (1.67%) PaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.33%) Firewall
2 13 (10.83%) LDAP
3 11 (9.17%) SNMP
4 6 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.33%) SSH
5 4 (3.33%) TACACS
6 3 (2.50%) DNS
6 3 (2.50%) HTTP
6 3 (2.50%) Kerberos
6 3 (2.50%) SAN
7 2 (1.67%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.83%) FTP
8 1 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.33%) DB2
3 2 (1.67%) Big Data
4 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
General
1 51 (42.50%) Finance
2 13 (10.83%) Banking
3 3 (2.50%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.50%) Law
3 3 (2.50%) Local Government
4 2 (1.67%) French Language
4 2 (1.67%) Marketing
4 2 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (31.67%) Consultant
2 20 (16.67%) CyberArk Consultant
3 18 (15.00%) CyberArk Engineer
4 17 (14.17%) Analyst
5 13 (10.83%) Security Consultant
6 10 (8.33%) Business Analyst
7 9 (7.50%) Security Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) Architect
9 6 (5.00%) Head of Infrastructure
9 6 (5.00%) Head of Security
9 6 (5.00%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.17%) Administrator
10 5 (4.17%) Security Engineer
11 4 (3.33%) CyberArk Architect
11 4 (3.33%) IT Analyst
11 4 (3.33%) IT Engineer
11 4 (3.33%) Management Consultant
11 4 (3.33%) Security Manager
12 3 (2.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.50%) SailPoint
2 7 (5.83%) .NET
3 6 (5.00%) SAML
4 4 (3.33%) OAuth
4 4 (3.33%) OpenID
4 4 (3.33%) Web Services
5 3 (2.50%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 2 (1.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.83%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.17%) Clustering
4 4 (3.33%) PKI
5 2 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.67%) iSeries
5 2 (1.67%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (34.17%) Windows
2 34 (28.33%) Unix
3 14 (11.67%) Linux
4 10 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.50%) Solaris
7 1 (0.83%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.33%) Identity Access Management
2 27 (22.50%) Privileged Access Management
3 25 (20.83%) SIEM
4 16 (13.33%) Information Security
5 13 (10.83%) Identity Management
6 12 (10.00%) Privileged Identity Management
7 10 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (6.67%) ITIL
8 8 (6.67%) Migration
8 8 (6.67%) Presales
9 7 (5.83%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.83%) Risk Management
9 7 (5.83%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (5.00%) Investment Management
10 6 (5.00%) Waterfall
10 6 (5.00%) Workflow
11 5 (4.17%) Password Management
11 5 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 14 (11.67%) Perl
3 11 (9.17%) Java
4 6 (5.00%) Python
4 6 (5.00%) SQL
5 4 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.33%) C++
5 4 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.50%) Korn
6 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.67%) C
8 1 (0.83%) Ruby
8 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (11.67%) CISSP
2 5 (4.17%) CISM
3 4 (3.33%) CISA
3 4 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.50%) CCDP
4 3 (2.50%) CCIE
4 3 (2.50%) CCNP
4 3 (2.50%) CCSE
4 3 (2.50%) SSCP
5 2 (1.67%) GIAC
5 2 (1.67%) MCITP
5 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.83%) CCSP
6 1 (0.83%) CRISC
6 1 (0.83%) Degree
6 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.83%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) GPG13
1 7 (5.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (5.83%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.00%) ISO27002
3 3 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.83%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.50%) NFS
2 3 (2.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (2.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.83%) Snort
3 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 5 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (2.50%) IBM BigFix
3 3 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.50%) Puppet
3 3 (2.50%) QRadar
3 3 (2.50%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.67%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (1.67%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.83%) Nessus
5 1 (0.83%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.83%) PowerBroker
5 1 (0.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (17.50%) Splunk
2 16 (13.33%) Symantec
3 15 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 14 (11.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (11.67%) Oracle
5 13 (10.83%) CA
6 11 (9.17%) Cisco
6 11 (9.17%) IBM
7 10 (8.33%) McAfee
7 10 (8.33%) VMware
8 9 (7.50%) SAP
9 8 (6.67%) CheckPoint
10 7 (5.83%) EMC
10 7 (5.83%) F5
10 7 (5.83%) Palo Alto
10 7 (5.83%) Sourcefire
11 6 (5.00%) FireEye
11 6 (5.00%) Qualys
12 5 (4.17%) Tufin
13 4 (3.33%) ArcSight