Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 669 737 758
Rank change year-on-year +68 +21 +57
Contract jobs citing CyberArk 209 119 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.28% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 53 94
UK median daily rate £500 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £421 £388
90th Percentile £673 £638 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £538 £550
% change year-on-year -16.28% -2.27% +58.27%
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 41,873 43,050 46,337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.04% 45.16% 42.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,449 26,366 27,387
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £240 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,373 1,636 1,939
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

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 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CyberArk in the UK

CyberArk
Top 14 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 22 January 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 +80 197 £500 -9.09% 13
London +5 118 £510 -7.27% 8
UK excluding London +59 86 £450 -16.28% 5
South East +3 30 £550 -12.00% 1
North of England +42 26 £450 -18.18% 1
Yorkshire +17 20 £450 -18.18% 1
East of England -11 14 £550 +9.78%
Scotland -13 10 £475 -
North West -2 4 £375 -16.67%
Midlands 0 3 £90 -81.81% 3
South West - 3 £353 -
North East - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £90 - 2
West Midlands +6 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 77 (36.84%) Finance
2 75 (35.89%) Windows
3 62 (29.67%) Unix
4 61 (29.19%) Active Directory
5 58 (27.75%) Privileged Access Management
6 48 (22.97%) Linux
7 44 (21.05%) Banking
8 41 (19.62%) Identity Access Management
9 29 (13.88%) PowerShell
9 29 (13.88%) Information Security
10 25 (11.96%) CISSP
11 21 (10.05%) SQL
12 20 (9.57%) Microsoft
12 20 (9.57%) SIEM
12 20 (9.57%) Cybersecurity
13 19 (9.09%) AutoIt
13 19 (9.09%) Oracle
14 18 (8.61%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (8.13%) Splunk
15 17 (8.13%) SailPoint
16 15 (7.18%) Management Information System
16 15 (7.18%) Legal
17 14 (6.70%) GDPR
18 13 (6.22%) Thycotic
18 13 (6.22%) Security Cleared
18 13 (6.22%) McAfee
18 13 (6.22%) Project Management
19 12 (5.74%) VMware
19 12 (5.74%) Identity Management
19 12 (5.74%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 (1.44%) JBoss
1 3 (1.44%) WebSphere
1 3 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.87%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (2.39%) Firewall
2 5 (2.39%) Network Security
3 4 (1.91%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (1.91%) SSH
4 3 (1.44%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.96%) Internet
5 2 (0.96%) SAN
5 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.48%) HTTP
6 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.48%) IPsec
6 1 (0.48%) RIP
6 1 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.96%) MS Access
2 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.48%) DataStage
3 1 (0.48%) DB2
3 1 (0.48%) MySQL
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (9.09%) AutoIt
General
1 77 (36.84%) Finance
2 44 (21.05%) Banking
3 15 (7.18%) Legal
4 7 (3.35%) Publishing
5 5 (2.39%) Law
5 5 (2.39%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.39%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.44%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.44%) Retail
7 2 (0.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 77 (36.84%) Consultant
2 59 (28.23%) CyberArk Consultant
3 29 (13.88%) Analyst
3 29 (13.88%) CyberArk Engineer
4 18 (8.61%) Security Analyst
5 17 (8.13%) Project Manager
5 17 (8.13%) Security Consultant
6 14 (6.70%) Security Engineer
6 14 (6.70%) Security Manager
7 12 (5.74%) Architect
8 11 (5.26%) Security Project Manager
9 9 (4.31%) Business Analyst
10 8 (3.83%) Administrator
11 7 (3.35%) Management Consultant
12 6 (2.87%) CyberArk Architect
13 5 (2.39%) IAM Consultant
13 5 (2.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (2.39%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
13 5 (2.39%) Security Architect
13 5 (2.39%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.13%) SailPoint
2 7 (3.35%) Middleware
3 5 (2.39%) LDAP
4 1 (0.48%) OAuth
4 1 (0.48%) OpenID
4 1 (0.48%) SAML
4 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.18%) Management Information System
2 12 (5.74%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.35%) Mainframe
4 6 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.91%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (1.44%) EFT
6 3 (1.44%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.44%) User Experience
6 3 (1.44%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.96%) FMCG
7 2 (0.96%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.48%) CMDB
8 1 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.48%) iSeries
8 1 (0.48%) PKI
8 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 75 (35.89%) Windows
2 62 (29.67%) Unix
3 48 (22.97%) Linux
4 11 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 10 (4.78%) zOS
6 9 (4.31%) Solaris
7 8 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (3.35%) AIX
9 4 (1.91%) HPUX
9 4 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.48%) SUSE
10 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (27.75%) Privileged Access Management
2 41 (19.62%) Identity Access Management
3 29 (13.88%) Information Security
4 20 (9.57%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (9.57%) SIEM
5 18 (8.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (6.22%) Project Management
7 12 (5.74%) Identity Management
8 10 (4.78%) Privileged Identity Management
9 9 (4.31%) Integration Testing
9 9 (4.31%) Password Management
9 9 (4.31%) System Testing
9 9 (4.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (4.31%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (3.83%) ITIL
11 7 (3.35%) Programme Delivery
11 7 (3.35%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (3.35%) Security Operations
11 7 (3.35%) Task Automation
12 6 (2.87%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 29 (13.88%) PowerShell
2 21 (10.05%) SQL
3 7 (3.35%) Python
4 5 (2.39%) Java
5 3 (1.44%) C#
5 3 (1.44%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.44%) VB
5 3 (1.44%) VBScript
6 2 (0.96%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.96%) Perl
7 1 (0.48%) Korn
Qualifications
1 25 (11.96%) CISSP
2 13 (6.22%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.78%) CISM
5 9 (4.31%) GCIA
5 9 (4.31%) GSEC
6 7 (3.35%) Degree
7 6 (2.87%) SANS
8 5 (2.39%) CISA
9 4 (1.91%) GIAC
10 3 (1.44%) CCDE
10 3 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.96%) ISEB
11 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 1 (0.48%) CCSA
12 1 (0.48%) CEH
12 1 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.48%) CRISC
12 1 (0.48%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.70%) GDPR
2 12 (5.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.83%) COBIT
3 8 (3.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (3.35%) SLA
5 3 (1.44%) NIST 800
6 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.48%) GxP
System Software
1 61 (29.19%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (4.78%) RACF
3 10 (4.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.87%) vSphere
5 5 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.91%) XenApp
7 2 (0.96%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.96%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.48%) NFS
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.48%) Samba
8 1 (0.48%) SRDF
8 1 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.48%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (3.83%) SCCM
2 6 (2.87%) PowerCLI
3 5 (2.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 4 (1.91%) Nessus
4 4 (1.91%) PowerBroker
4 4 (1.91%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.44%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.44%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.96%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.96%) WMI
7 1 (0.48%) Ansible
7 1 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.48%) Nexpose
7 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.48%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (9.57%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.09%) Oracle
3 17 (8.13%) Splunk
4 13 (6.22%) McAfee
4 13 (6.22%) Thycotic
5 12 (5.74%) VMware
6 11 (5.26%) Symantec
7 10 (4.78%) Dell
8 9 (4.31%) Blue Coat
9 8 (3.83%) Cisco
9 8 (3.83%) ForeScout
9 8 (3.83%) IBM
10 7 (3.35%) CheckPoint
10 7 (3.35%) Citrix
10 7 (3.35%) Ivanti
10 7 (3.35%) Lumension
10 7 (3.35%) Palo Alto
10 7 (3.35%) Varonis
11 6 (2.87%) ServiceNow
12 5 (2.39%) Snow