Period
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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 2 July 2022 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
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 603 544 497
Rank change year-on-year -59 -47 +229
Contract jobs citing CyberArk 255 194 99
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.70% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 131 69
10th Percentile £475 £377 £356
25th Percentile £520 £425 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £675 £638 £638
90th Percentile £740 £738 £715
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £485 £538
% change year-on-year +15.98% -9.77% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
10th Percentile £62.45 - -
25th Percentile £63.88 - -
Median hourly rate £72.50 - £46.40
75th Percentile £77.38 - -
90th Percentile £78.20 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £73.25 - £46.40

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 36,271 27,525 17,600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.76% 41.50% 42.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,312 17,677 11,141
10th Percentile £300 £296 £250
25th Percentile £420 £400 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £496 £463
Median % change year-on-year +5.85% +7.24% +1.87%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £575
90th Percentile £738 £679 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £444 £445
% change year-on-year +6.98% -0.22% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 846 786 635
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.72
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate £21.80 £20.00 £19.75
Median % change year-on-year +8.99% +1.27% +6.76%
75th Percentile £48.56 £42.00 £35.00
90th Percentile £66.00 £55.25 £52.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £18.60
% change year-on-year +8.33% -3.23% +6.29%

CyberArk
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CyberArk in the UK

CyberArk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CyberArk.

Daily rate trend for CyberArk in the UK

CyberArk
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CyberArk over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for CyberArk in the UK

CyberArk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CyberArk.

Hourly rate trend for CyberArk in the UK

CyberArk
Top 15 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 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England -83 179 £590 +12.65% 16
Work from Home -59 138 £593 +13.40% 2
London -57 103 £600 +14.29% 4
UK excluding London -36 73 £563 +15.98% 12
South East -33 24 £650 +40.54% 6
Midlands -28 11 £590 +22.60% 2
West Midlands -30 11 £590 +22.60% 2
Wales +3 10 £538 -10.42%
North of England -40 10 £558 -2.53% 2
South West -15 8 £550 +20.22%
East of England -19 8 £500 -11.11% 2
Yorkshire - 7 £513 - 2
North West -35 4 £850 +48.60%
Scotland -11 2 - -
North East - 1 £900 -

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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 79 (30.98%) Cybersecurity
2 77 (30.20%) Azure
3 74 (29.02%) Privileged Access Management
3 74 (29.02%) Finance
4 69 (27.06%) Windows
5 55 (21.57%) Linux
5 55 (21.57%) Identity Access Management
6 51 (20.00%) DevOps
6 51 (20.00%) Social Skills
7 43 (16.86%) Active Directory
8 37 (14.51%) Microsoft
9 36 (14.12%) Ansible
9 36 (14.12%) AWS
10 33 (12.94%) VMware
11 32 (12.55%) Banking
11 32 (12.55%) CI/CD
12 31 (12.16%) Information Security
12 31 (12.16%) Unix
13 30 (11.76%) Oracle
13 30 (11.76%) Agile
14 29 (11.37%) SQL
14 29 (11.37%) Python
15 28 (10.98%) ITIL
16 27 (10.59%) SSL
16 27 (10.59%) Project Delivery
17 26 (10.20%) SailPoint
17 26 (10.20%) PowerShell
17 26 (10.20%) DNS
18 25 (9.80%) CISSP
18 25 (9.80%) SIEM

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 12 (4.71%) Confluence
2 11 (4.31%) nginx
3 10 (3.92%) IBM HTTP Server
3 10 (3.92%) OpenStack
3 10 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.92%) WebSphere
3 10 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (3.14%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.78%) Apache
6 1 (0.39%) IIS
6 1 (0.39%) Mattermost
Applications
1 14 (5.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 77 (30.20%) Azure
2 36 (14.12%) AWS
3 23 (9.02%) GCP
4 19 (7.45%) PaaS
5 13 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (3.53%) Azure Key Vault
6 9 (3.53%) GitHub
6 9 (3.53%) SaaS
7 8 (3.14%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (2.75%) Nutanix
9 6 (2.35%) IaaS
10 5 (1.96%) Microsoft 365
10 5 (1.96%) OpenShift
11 3 (1.18%) Power Platform
11 3 (1.18%) Snowflake
12 2 (0.78%) PowerApps
12 2 (0.78%) Rubrik
12 2 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.39%) Apigee
13 1 (0.39%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.59%) SSL
2 26 (10.20%) DNS
3 21 (8.24%) Firewall
3 21 (8.24%) HTTP
3 21 (8.24%) SSH
4 18 (7.06%) TCP/IP
5 13 (5.10%) Kerberos
6 11 (4.31%) HTTPS
7 10 (3.92%) DHCP
8 9 (3.53%) FTP
8 9 (3.53%) Network Security
8 9 (3.53%) SMTP
9 5 (1.96%) DKIM
9 5 (1.96%) DMARC
9 5 (1.96%) DNSSEC
9 5 (1.96%) IPsec
9 5 (1.96%) S/MIME
9 5 (1.96%) VPN
9 5 (1.96%) X.509
10 4 (1.57%) NGFW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.84%) MySQL
1 20 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (7.45%) MongoDB
3 13 (5.10%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.92%) Couchbase
4 10 (3.92%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.75%) Redis
6 5 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (1.18%) Power BI
7 3 (1.18%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (6.67%) JIRA
2 10 (3.92%) IBM UrbanCode
2 10 (3.92%) Sonatype Nexus
3 9 (3.53%) Eclipse
4 7 (2.75%) Subversion
4 7 (2.75%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.96%) Serena SBM
6 4 (1.57%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.78%) AutoIt
8 2 (0.78%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.39%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.39%) MSI
9 1 (0.39%) Selenium
9 1 (0.39%) Toad
General
1 74 (29.02%) Finance
2 51 (20.00%) Social Skills
3 32 (12.55%) Banking
4 15 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.10%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.92%) Games
7 7 (2.75%) Public Sector
8 6 (2.35%) Documentation Skills
8 6 (2.35%) Law
9 3 (1.18%) International Banking
10 2 (0.78%) Aviation
10 2 (0.78%) Retail
10 2 (0.78%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 1 (0.39%) Influencing Skills
11 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (20.78%) Architect
2 34 (13.33%) Security Engineer
3 31 (12.16%) Security Architect
4 28 (10.98%) Analyst
5 27 (10.59%) CyberArk Engineer
6 25 (9.80%) Consultant
7 17 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 16 (6.27%) CyberArk Consultant
9 11 (4.31%) CyberArk Architect
9 11 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (3.92%) Business Analyst
10 10 (3.92%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 10 (3.92%) Security Analyst
10 10 (3.92%) VMware Engineer
10 10 (3.92%) WebSphere Engineer
11 9 (3.53%) Azure Engineer
11 9 (3.53%) Cybersecurity Engineer
12 8 (3.14%) Administrator
12 8 (3.14%) Enterprise Architect
12 8 (3.14%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.20%) SailPoint
2 23 (9.02%) LDAP
3 12 (4.71%) OAuth
4 10 (3.92%) gRPC
4 10 (3.92%) JWT
4 10 (3.92%) Kafka
4 10 (3.92%) Middleware
4 10 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (2.75%) REST
6 5 (1.96%) EJB
7 4 (1.57%) SAML
8 3 (1.18%) JSON
8 3 (1.18%) YAML
9 1 (0.39%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.39%) CSS3
9 1 (0.39%) Flask
9 1 (0.39%) jQuery
9 1 (0.39%) OAuth2
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (0.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.06%) PKI
1 18 (7.06%) Public Cloud
2 12 (4.71%) Clustering
3 11 (4.31%) Private Cloud
4 9 (3.53%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 9 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.53%) Replication
5 8 (3.14%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.14%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.75%) Cloud Native
6 7 (2.75%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.35%) Cybercrime
8 4 (1.57%) Fibre Optics
8 4 (1.57%) User Experience
9 3 (1.18%) CMDB
9 3 (1.18%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.78%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 69 (27.06%) Windows
2 55 (21.57%) Linux
3 31 (12.16%) Unix
4 19 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (4.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.92%) Debian
8 9 (3.53%) Solaris
8 9 (3.53%) Windows Server
9 6 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.96%) AIX
10 5 (1.96%) Android
10 5 (1.96%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.57%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.18%) CentOS
13 2 (0.78%) SUSE
13 2 (0.78%) VMS
13 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2016
14 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (30.98%) Cybersecurity
2 74 (29.02%) Privileged Access Management
3 55 (21.57%) Identity Access Management
4 51 (20.00%) DevOps
5 32 (12.55%) CI/CD
6 31 (12.16%) Information Security
7 30 (11.76%) Agile
8 28 (10.98%) ITIL
9 27 (10.59%) Project Delivery
10 25 (9.80%) SIEM
11 22 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (7.45%) Analytics
12 19 (7.45%) Migration
13 18 (7.06%) Data Protection
13 18 (7.06%) Identity Management
13 18 (7.06%) Key Management
13 18 (7.06%) Risk Management
14 17 (6.67%) Requirements Gathering
14 17 (6.67%) SDLC
14 17 (6.67%) Secrets Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.37%) Python
1 29 (11.37%) SQL
2 26 (10.20%) PowerShell
3 23 (9.02%) Bash
4 16 (6.27%) Java
5 6 (2.35%) Go
5 6 (2.35%) Perl
5 6 (2.35%) Ruby
6 4 (1.57%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.18%) C#
7 3 (1.18%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.18%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.78%) C
8 2 (0.78%) Groovy
8 2 (0.78%) PHP
8 2 (0.78%) VBA
9 1 (0.39%) Scala
9 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (9.80%) CISSP
2 17 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.10%) Degree
4 11 (4.31%) CISM
4 11 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (4.31%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 7 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.75%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.96%) SANS
7 4 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.18%) CISA
8 3 (1.18%) CISMP
8 3 (1.18%) MBA
8 3 (1.18%) PhD
9 2 (0.78%) CEH
10 1 (0.39%) CCSP
10 1 (0.39%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.39%) HNC
10 1 (0.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.06%) GDPR
2 17 (6.67%) NIST
3 14 (5.49%) PCI DSS
4 12 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (3.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (2.35%) SLA
7 3 (1.18%) COBIT
7 3 (1.18%) QA
8 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.39%) Accessibility
9 1 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.39%) NCSC
System Software
1 43 (16.86%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (3.92%) vCloud
5 5 (1.96%) Docker
6 3 (1.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (1.18%) IAG
6 3 (1.18%) NFS
6 3 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.18%) vSphere
7 2 (0.78%) ACF2
7 2 (0.78%) RACF
7 2 (0.78%) Veritas File System
7 2 (0.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.39%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (14.12%) Ansible
2 22 (8.63%) Terraform
3 14 (5.49%) Single Sign-On
4 13 (5.10%) Kubernetes
5 12 (4.71%) Tivoli
6 11 (4.31%) Consul
7 10 (3.92%) Fluentd
7 10 (3.92%) Grafana
7 10 (3.92%) HAProxy
7 10 (3.92%) Prometheus
7 10 (3.92%) ZABBIX
8 8 (3.14%) Dell DRAC
9 7 (2.75%) Control-M
10 6 (2.35%) QRadar
11 5 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (1.96%) SCCM
11 5 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (1.57%) CASB
12 4 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
13 3 (1.18%) Avamar
Vendors
1 37 (14.51%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.94%) VMware
3 30 (11.76%) Oracle
4 23 (9.02%) Splunk
5 21 (8.24%) Red Hat
6 20 (7.84%) BeyondTrust
7 18 (7.06%) F5
7 18 (7.06%) IBM
8 16 (6.27%) CA
8 16 (6.27%) ServiceNow
9 15 (5.88%) Qualys
10 11 (4.31%) Dynatrace
11 10 (3.92%) Cisco
11 10 (3.92%) Palo Alto
11 10 (3.92%) Sonatype
11 10 (3.92%) Symantec
12 9 (3.53%) EMC
12 9 (3.53%) HP
13 7 (2.75%) BMC
13 7 (2.75%) Citrix