Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 677 747 824
Rank change year-on-year +70 +77 -37
Contract jobs citing CyberArk 216 124 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.13% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.30% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 72 54
UK median daily rate £500 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £376 £358
90th Percentile £625 £699 £694
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £550 £390
% change year-on-year -18.18% +41.03% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
UK median hourly rate £13.00 £51.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -74.51% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £51.00 -
% change year-on-year -74.51% - -

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 43,381 41,590 49,016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.82% 43.82% 44.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,868 25,365 30,015
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,583 1,440 1,628
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.40 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.31 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.28 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.35% -6.97% +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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +84 205 £500 -9.09% 14
London +16 126 £517 -6.00% 8
UK excluding London +4 88 £450 -18.18% 9
North of England -9 25 £450 -28.00% 3
South East -15 24 £450 -25.00% 1
Yorkshire -1 23 £450 -28.00%
Midlands -2 21 £450 -18.11% 1
East Midlands - 11 £76 -
West Midlands -12 10 £450 -18.11% 1
Scotland -49 10 £394 -19.23% 3
South West - 9 £450 -
East of England +5 4 - - 1
North West -28 2 £450 - 3

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 74 (34.26%) Windows
2 73 (33.80%) Finance
3 68 (31.48%) Privileged Access Management
4 67 (31.02%) Unix
5 66 (30.56%) Identity Access Management
6 59 (27.31%) Active Directory
7 47 (21.76%) Information Security
8 46 (21.30%) CISSP
9 40 (18.52%) SailPoint
10 39 (18.06%) SIEM
11 35 (16.20%) Splunk
12 34 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
12 34 (15.74%) CISM
12 34 (15.74%) Banking
13 33 (15.28%) Linux
14 32 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
15 31 (14.35%) Oracle
16 29 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
17 27 (12.50%) Firewall
17 27 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 25 (11.57%) CCNA
18 25 (11.57%) Microsoft
18 25 (11.57%) ITIL
19 24 (11.11%) VMware
19 24 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
20 23 (10.65%) Security Operations
21 22 (10.19%) SQL Server
22 21 (9.72%) McAfee
23 20 (9.26%) Risk Management
23 20 (9.26%) CA

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 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (0.46%) Confluence
1 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.46%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
2 1 (0.46%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.39%) Office 365
4 3 (1.39%) PaaS
5 2 (0.93%) IaaS
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.46%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.50%) Firewall
2 13 (6.02%) SSH
3 9 (4.17%) Network Security
4 7 (3.24%) IPsec
5 6 (2.78%) HTTP
5 6 (2.78%) HTTPS
5 6 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (2.78%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.31%) SMS
7 4 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.39%) MPLS
9 2 (0.93%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (0.93%) DHCP
9 2 (0.93%) IPFIX
9 2 (0.93%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.93%) SAN
10 1 (0.46%) DMZ
10 1 (0.46%) DNS
10 1 (0.46%) Skype
10 1 (0.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.09%) MySQL
3 4 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.39%) Artifactory
1 3 (1.39%) Bitbucket
1 3 (1.39%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 73 (33.80%) Finance
2 34 (15.74%) Banking
3 9 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 6 (2.78%) Publishing
5 4 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.39%) Legal
7 2 (0.93%) Back Office
7 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (16.67%) CyberArk Engineer
2 31 (14.35%) Architect
3 28 (12.96%) Analyst
4 25 (11.57%) Consultant
5 21 (9.72%) Security Architect
6 19 (8.80%) Security Engineer
7 15 (6.94%) Project Manager
8 14 (6.48%) CyberArk Consultant
9 12 (5.56%) Security Manager
10 11 (5.09%) Security Consultant
10 11 (5.09%) Technical Leader
11 10 (4.63%) Operations Analyst
11 10 (4.63%) Security Project Manager
12 8 (3.70%) Administrator
12 8 (3.70%) Business Analyst
12 8 (3.70%) Developer
12 8 (3.70%) Security Specialist
13 7 (3.24%) CISSP Engineer
13 7 (3.24%) Security Analyst
13 7 (3.24%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (18.52%) SailPoint
2 19 (8.80%) REST
3 15 (6.94%) LDAP
4 13 (6.02%) Middleware
5 11 (5.09%) .NET
6 8 (3.70%) JSP
7 7 (3.24%) OAuth
8 5 (2.31%) HTML
8 5 (2.31%) SOAP
8 5 (2.31%) SPML
8 5 (2.31%) XML
9 4 (1.85%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.85%) OAuth2
10 3 (1.39%) SAML
11 2 (0.93%) 802.1X
12 1 (0.46%) Regular Expression
12 1 (0.46%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.78%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.31%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (2.31%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (1.39%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.39%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.39%) PKI
7 2 (0.93%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.93%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.46%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.46%) Clustering
8 1 (0.46%) Fintech
8 1 (0.46%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.46%) User Experience
8 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 74 (34.26%) Windows
2 67 (31.02%) Unix
3 33 (15.28%) Linux
4 17 (7.87%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.17%) AIX
6 4 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.93%) Solaris
9 1 (0.46%) SUSE
9 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (31.48%) Privileged Access Management
2 66 (30.56%) Identity Access Management
3 47 (21.76%) Information Security
4 39 (18.06%) SIEM
5 32 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
6 25 (11.57%) ITIL
7 23 (10.65%) Security Operations
8 20 (9.26%) Risk Management
9 18 (8.33%) Problem Management
9 18 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (7.87%) DevOps
10 17 (7.87%) Vulnerability Management
11 16 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
12 15 (6.94%) Analytics
13 12 (5.56%) Data Security
13 12 (5.56%) Process Improvement
13 12 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (5.09%) Decision-Making
14 11 (5.09%) Project Management
14 11 (5.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.33%) Perl
2 13 (6.02%) Shell Script
3 12 (5.56%) Java
3 12 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 10 (4.63%) SQL
5 7 (3.24%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.24%) Python
5 7 (3.24%) VB
5 7 (3.24%) VB.NET
6 6 (2.78%) VBScript
7 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.46%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 46 (21.30%) CISSP
2 34 (15.74%) CISM
3 29 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (11.57%) CCNA
5 19 (8.80%) CISA
6 17 (7.87%) Degree
7 16 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (3.70%) CCSA
9 7 (3.24%) AWS Certification
10 5 (2.31%) CEH
10 5 (2.31%) GIAC
10 5 (2.31%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.85%) CCNP
11 4 (1.85%) GCIA
11 4 (1.85%) GCIH
11 4 (1.85%) GSEC
12 3 (1.39%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.93%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
13 2 (0.93%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
13 2 (0.93%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (5.56%) COBIT
2 12 (5.56%) GDPR
3 11 (5.09%) HIPAA
4 10 (4.63%) SLA
5 7 (3.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (2.78%) PCI DSS
7 3 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (1.39%) NIST 800
8 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (0.93%) PSD2
System Software
1 59 (27.31%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.63%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.39%) Docker
4 3 (1.39%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.46%) XenApp
5 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (6.02%) Nessus
2 11 (5.09%) Single Sign-On
3 8 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (3.24%) PowerBroker
4 7 (3.24%) RSA Archer
4 7 (3.24%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 5 (2.31%) CA Single Sign-On
5 5 (2.31%) SCCM
6 4 (1.85%) Ansible
7 3 (1.39%) BladeLogic
7 3 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.39%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (1.39%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.39%) Rancher
8 2 (0.93%) CASB
8 2 (0.93%) WMI
9 1 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 35 (16.20%) Splunk
2 31 (14.35%) Oracle
3 25 (11.57%) Microsoft
4 24 (11.11%) VMware
5 21 (9.72%) McAfee
6 20 (9.26%) CA
7 17 (7.87%) ForgeRock
8 15 (6.94%) ForeScout
9 14 (6.48%) ServiceNow
10 12 (5.56%) BeyondTrust
11 11 (5.09%) Red Hat
12 10 (4.63%) Cisco
12 10 (4.63%) IBM
13 9 (4.17%) Hitachi
14 8 (3.70%) Sun
14 8 (3.70%) Symantec
15 7 (3.24%) Opsware
16 5 (2.31%) AlienVault
16 5 (2.31%) Citrix
16 5 (2.31%) Sybase