Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 667 690 788
Rank change year-on-year +23 +98 -9
Contract jobs citing CyberArk 237 209 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.48% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 123 60
UK median daily rate £525 £460 £534
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.13% -13.82% +6.75%
10th Percentile £383 £353 £414
90th Percentile £650 £625 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £501
% change year-on-year +8.33% -10.18% -4.57%
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 44,470 43,721 46,773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.23% 42.31% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 27,647 27,353 28,595
UK median daily rate £450 £435 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +5.00%
10th Percentile £255 £234 £240
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,639 1,410 1,704
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.56 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.40 £45.00 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +49 233 £525 +11.70% 14
London +30 134 £550 +10.00% 9
UK excluding London -18 101 £488 +8.33% 5
South East -18 32 £581 +5.68% 2
North of England -25 29 £463 +8.19% 2
South West -5 26 £475 +34.75%
Yorkshire -19 20 £475 +5.56%
North West -13 9 £450 +20.00% 2
East of England -15 6 £550 -
Midlands -8 4 £400 -20.00% 1
Scotland -20 4 £475 +11.76%
West Midlands -14 3 £530 +5.90% 1
East Midlands - 1 £76 -

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 78 (32.91%) Identity Access Management
2 72 (30.38%) Privileged Access Management
3 56 (23.63%) Windows
4 55 (23.21%) Finance
5 51 (21.52%) Active Directory
6 49 (20.68%) Unix
7 46 (19.41%) SIEM
8 44 (18.57%) Firewall
9 41 (17.30%) Linux
10 39 (16.46%) Information Security
11 38 (16.03%) SailPoint
11 38 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
12 35 (14.77%) Oracle
13 32 (13.50%) CISSP
14 30 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
15 29 (12.24%) Security Cleared
16 28 (11.81%) Splunk
17 27 (11.39%) Python
18 26 (10.97%) Risk Management
18 26 (10.97%) Amazon AWS
19 24 (10.13%) SC Cleared
19 24 (10.13%) Banking
19 24 (10.13%) REST
20 23 (9.70%) DevOps
20 23 (9.70%) CISM
21 21 (8.86%) Network Security
21 21 (8.86%) Vulnerability Management
22 20 (8.44%) SSH
23 19 (8.02%) Cybersecurity
23 19 (8.02%) Security Operations

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 7 (2.95%) Apache
2 6 (2.53%) IIS
3 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.42%) Confluence
4 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (10.97%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.91%) Office 365
4 11 (4.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (4.64%) Sumo Logic
4 11 (4.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 10 (4.22%) PaaS
6 7 (2.95%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.42%) Zenedge
Communications & Networking
1 44 (18.57%) Firewall
2 21 (8.86%) Network Security
3 20 (8.44%) SSH
4 18 (7.59%) LAN
4 18 (7.59%) WAN
5 11 (4.64%) VPN
5 11 (4.64%) WLAN
6 9 (3.80%) HTTPS
6 9 (3.80%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.53%) Internet
7 6 (2.53%) SSL
8 5 (2.11%) HTTP
8 5 (2.11%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (1.69%) Kerberos
9 4 (1.69%) SMS
10 2 (0.84%) DNS
10 2 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.42%) IPsec
11 1 (0.42%) SAN
11 1 (0.42%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.22%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.84%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.84%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (7.17%) Artifactory
1 17 (7.17%) Jenkins
2 15 (6.33%) Bitbucket
2 15 (6.33%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.22%) TeamCity
4 5 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.27%) AutoIt
5 3 (1.27%) JIRA
6 2 (0.84%) GitLab
7 1 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 55 (23.21%) Finance
2 24 (10.13%) Banking
3 15 (6.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.69%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.69%) Publishing
5 3 (1.27%) Retail
6 1 (0.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (23.21%) Consultant
2 47 (19.83%) CyberArk Consultant
3 37 (15.61%) CyberArk Engineer
4 27 (11.39%) Analyst
5 22 (9.28%) Security Engineer
6 16 (6.75%) Architect
7 15 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 13 (5.49%) CyberArk Specialist
8 13 (5.49%) Security Consultant
9 11 (4.64%) ArcSight Consultant
9 11 (4.64%) Project Manager
9 11 (4.64%) Security Analyst
10 10 (4.22%) Developer
11 9 (3.80%) SIEM Consultant
12 8 (3.38%) Programmer
12 8 (3.38%) Python Programmer
13 7 (2.95%) Administrator
13 7 (2.95%) Security Architect
13 7 (2.95%) Technical Leader
14 6 (2.53%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (16.03%) SailPoint
2 24 (10.13%) REST
3 16 (6.75%) Web Services
4 13 (5.49%) LDAP
5 11 (4.64%) .NET
6 5 (2.11%) JSON
6 5 (2.11%) Middleware
7 4 (1.69%) SAML
7 4 (1.69%) SOAP
8 3 (1.27%) OAuth
9 1 (0.42%) HTML
9 1 (0.42%) JSP
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.42%) Servlets
9 1 (0.42%) SPML
9 1 (0.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.06%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (4.22%) Private Cloud
5 4 (1.69%) Cyber Defence
5 4 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.27%) PKI
7 2 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.42%) Clustering
8 1 (0.42%) CMDB
8 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.42%) Fintech
8 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.42%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 56 (23.63%) Windows
2 49 (20.68%) Unix
3 41 (17.30%) Linux
4 8 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.95%) Solaris
5 7 (2.95%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.69%) AIX
7 3 (1.27%) HPUX
8 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (32.91%) Identity Access Management
2 72 (30.38%) Privileged Access Management
3 46 (19.41%) SIEM
4 39 (16.46%) Information Security
5 26 (10.97%) Risk Management
6 23 (9.70%) DevOps
7 21 (8.86%) Vulnerability Management
8 19 (8.02%) Cybersecurity
8 19 (8.02%) Security Operations
9 18 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (7.59%) ITIL
10 16 (6.75%) Capacity Management
11 15 (6.33%) Use Case
11 15 (6.33%) Validation
12 13 (5.49%) Load Balancing
13 12 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (4.64%) Malware Analysis
14 11 (4.64%) Network Segmentation
15 10 (4.22%) Release Management
15 10 (4.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.39%) Python
2 16 (6.75%) Perl
3 12 (5.06%) PowerShell
3 12 (5.06%) SQL
4 10 (4.22%) Java
5 6 (2.53%) C#
6 5 (2.11%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.11%) C++
7 3 (1.27%) C
8 2 (0.84%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.42%) BeanShell
9 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (13.50%) CISSP
2 29 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 24 (10.13%) SC Cleared
4 23 (9.70%) CISM
5 17 (7.17%) CISA
6 15 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (5.49%) CCNA
8 11 (4.64%) CSSLP
8 11 (4.64%) ISSMP
9 10 (4.22%) Degree
9 10 (4.22%) ISSAP
10 7 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (2.11%) CCSA
12 3 (1.27%) AWS Certification
12 3 (1.27%) CEH
13 2 (0.84%) CCMSE
13 2 (0.84%) CCSE
13 2 (0.84%) CCSM
13 2 (0.84%) GIAC
13 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.59%) HIPAA
2 11 (4.64%) FedRAMP
2 11 (4.64%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (2.11%) GDPR
6 3 (1.27%) COBIT
6 3 (1.27%) QA
6 3 (1.27%) SLA
7 1 (0.42%) PSD2
System Software
1 51 (21.52%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.06%) Docker
3 7 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.42%) Firmware
5 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 14 (5.91%) Ansible
2 11 (4.64%) Istio
3 10 (4.22%) BladeLogic
3 10 (4.22%) ITRS Geneos
3 10 (4.22%) Kubernetes
3 10 (4.22%) Rancher
4 9 (3.80%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (2.53%) Nessus
5 6 (2.53%) Terraform
6 5 (2.11%) SCCM
7 4 (1.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.42%) Grafana
9 1 (0.42%) Nagios
9 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (14.77%) Oracle
2 28 (11.81%) Splunk
3 16 (6.75%) ServiceNow
4 15 (6.33%) CA
5 14 (5.91%) McAfee
6 13 (5.49%) ArcSight
7 11 (4.64%) ForgeRock
7 11 (4.64%) Google
8 9 (3.80%) ForeScout
9 8 (3.38%) Microsoft
10 7 (2.95%) Blue Coat
10 7 (2.95%) HP
10 7 (2.95%) Varonis
10 7 (2.95%) VMware
11 6 (2.53%) IBM
12 5 (2.11%) Bomgar
12 5 (2.11%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.11%) Nokia
12 5 (2.11%) Palo Alto
13 4 (1.69%) Lumension