Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 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
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 692 767 786
Rank change year-on-year +75 +19 -3
Contract jobs citing CyberArk 190 118 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.25% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 66 61
UK median daily rate £484 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.25% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £351 £381 £331
90th Percentile £638 £675 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £463
% change year-on-year - -2.70% +19.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 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 43003 47480 49489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.93% 45.06% 43.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26592 29019 29144
UK median daily rate £430 £416 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.49% +3.88% -
10th Percentile £243 £239 £225
90th Percentile £621 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1401 1693 2150
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +4.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.37
90th Percentile £45.43 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.84 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +2.03% -2.94% +3.03%

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 23 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 October 2017. 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 +79 173 £500 - 11
London +38 98 £523 +4.50% 8
UK excluding London +75 91 £450 - 3
South East +33 33 £550 - 1
North of England +67 20 £403 -19.50% 1
Yorkshire +28 15 £404 -26.59% 1
Scotland +15 15 £400 -
East of England -18 15 £550 +9.78% 1
North West +22 5 £375 -16.67%
South West -13 3 £353 -6.00%
West Midlands +31 2 £500 +1.32%
Midlands +28 2 £500 +1.32%
Wales - 2 £500 -

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 89 (46.84%) Windows
2 78 (41.05%) Finance
3 76 (40.00%) Unix
4 64 (33.68%) Privileged Access Management
5 56 (29.47%) Linux
6 52 (27.37%) Active Directory
7 46 (24.21%) Banking
8 42 (22.11%) PowerShell
9 31 (16.32%) Identity Access Management
10 30 (15.79%) SQL
11 24 (12.63%) Information Security
12 23 (12.11%) Microsoft
13 21 (11.05%) SIEM
14 20 (10.53%) Management Information System
15 18 (9.47%) Cybersecurity
16 17 (8.95%) Oracle
17 15 (7.89%) Java
17 15 (7.89%) Solaris
17 15 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 15 (7.89%) Splunk
18 14 (7.37%) Legal
19 13 (6.84%) CISSP
19 13 (6.84%) VMware
20 12 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
20 12 (6.32%) SLA
20 12 (6.32%) Red Hat
20 12 (6.32%) Data Centre
20 12 (6.32%) Windows Server
21 11 (5.79%) Virtual Machines
21 11 (5.79%) Symantec

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 5 (2.63%) Apache
1 5 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.11%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.58%) JBoss
3 3 (1.58%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.53%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.26%) Firewall
2 9 (4.74%) LDAP
3 6 (3.16%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (2.63%) Kerberos
4 5 (2.63%) SNMP
5 4 (2.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.58%) Internet
6 3 (1.58%) SAN
6 3 (1.58%) SSH
7 2 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.05%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (1.05%) DNS
7 2 (1.05%) VPN
8 1 (0.53%) FTP
8 1 (0.53%) Network Security
8 1 (0.53%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.53%) SSL
8 1 (0.53%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.21%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.11%) DB2
4 3 (1.58%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.05%) MS Access
6 1 (0.53%) MySQL
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.11%) FishEye
General
1 78 (41.05%) Finance
2 46 (24.21%) Banking
3 14 (7.37%) Legal
4 8 (4.21%) Publishing
5 6 (3.16%) Law
6 5 (2.63%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.11%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.58%) Local Government
8 3 (1.58%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.05%) Retail
10 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.53%) French Language
Job Titles
1 68 (35.79%) Consultant
2 45 (23.68%) CyberArk Consultant
3 34 (17.89%) Analyst
4 27 (14.21%) CyberArk Engineer
5 24 (12.63%) Security Analyst
6 18 (9.47%) Security Consultant
7 11 (5.79%) Architect
8 10 (5.26%) Security Engineer
9 9 (4.74%) Developer
9 9 (4.74%) IAM Consultant
9 9 (4.74%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.21%) Administrator
10 8 (4.21%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.68%) CyberArk Architect
11 7 (3.68%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (3.68%) Management Consultant
12 6 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.16%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
13 4 (2.11%) Security Architect
13 4 (2.11%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.74%) .NET
1 9 (4.74%) Middleware
2 8 (4.21%) SailPoint
3 2 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.32%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.26%) PKI
4 9 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.16%) Clustering
5 6 (3.16%) Private Cloud
6 5 (2.63%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.58%) User Experience
8 2 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.05%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.05%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.53%) CMDB
9 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.53%) FMCG
9 1 (0.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 89 (46.84%) Windows
2 76 (40.00%) Unix
3 56 (29.47%) Linux
4 15 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (7.89%) Solaris
5 12 (6.32%) Windows Server
6 8 (4.21%) AIX
7 7 (3.68%) zOS
8 4 (2.11%) HPUX
8 4 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.53%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (33.68%) Privileged Access Management
2 31 (16.32%) Identity Access Management
3 24 (12.63%) Information Security
4 21 (11.05%) SIEM
5 18 (9.47%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (5.79%) Identity Management
7 10 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (5.26%) Privileged Identity Management
7 10 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (4.74%) Analytics
8 9 (4.74%) Project Management
9 8 (4.21%) Change Control
9 8 (4.21%) Programme Delivery
9 8 (4.21%) Web Development
10 7 (3.68%) Load Testing
10 7 (3.68%) Password Management
10 7 (3.68%) Task Automation
11 6 (3.16%) Integration Testing
11 6 (3.16%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 42 (22.11%) PowerShell
2 30 (15.79%) SQL
3 15 (7.89%) Java
4 11 (5.79%) C#
5 10 (5.26%) Python
6 8 (4.21%) C++
6 8 (4.21%) Perl
7 5 (2.63%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.11%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.58%) Korn
9 3 (1.58%) VB
9 3 (1.58%) VBScript
10 1 (0.53%) AWK
10 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.53%) sed
10 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (6.84%) CISSP
2 6 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (3.16%) GCIA
2 6 (3.16%) GSEC
3 4 (2.11%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.58%) CCDP
4 3 (1.58%) CCIE
4 3 (1.58%) CCNP
4 3 (1.58%) CCSE
4 3 (1.58%) CISM
4 3 (1.58%) Degree
5 2 (1.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (1.05%) CCSP
5 2 (1.05%) CISA
5 2 (1.05%) CRISC
5 2 (1.05%) ISEB
5 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.53%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.32%) SLA
2 7 (3.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.11%) QA
4 3 (1.58%) GDPR
4 3 (1.58%) GPG13
4 3 (1.58%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.53%) GxP
System Software
1 52 (27.37%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.79%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (3.68%) NFS
4 7 (3.68%) RACF
5 6 (3.16%) vSphere
6 5 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (2.11%) XenApp
8 3 (1.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (1.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (1.05%) ProxySG
9 2 (1.05%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.53%) Samba
10 1 (0.53%) SRDF
10 1 (0.53%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 9 (4.74%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.68%) Netcool
2 7 (3.68%) SCOM
3 6 (3.16%) PowerCLI
3 6 (3.16%) Tivoli
4 5 (2.63%) WMI
5 4 (2.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 4 (2.11%) PowerBroker
6 3 (1.58%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (1.58%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.58%) SCCM
7 2 (1.05%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.05%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.05%) Nexpose
7 2 (1.05%) Puppet
7 2 (1.05%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.53%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (12.11%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.95%) Oracle
3 15 (7.89%) Splunk
4 13 (6.84%) VMware
5 12 (6.32%) Red Hat
6 11 (5.79%) Symantec
7 10 (5.26%) McAfee
8 9 (4.74%) Sybase
9 8 (4.21%) IBM
9 8 (4.21%) ServiceNow
10 7 (3.68%) Cisco
11 6 (3.16%) Citrix
12 5 (2.63%) ArcSight
12 5 (2.63%) ForeScout
12 5 (2.63%) Perforce
12 5 (2.63%) Tripwire
13 4 (2.11%) FireEye
13 4 (2.11%) Lieberman
13 4 (2.11%) Palo Alto
13 4 (2.11%) Thycotic