Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 682 721 794
Rank change year-on-year +39 +73 +4
Contract jobs citing CyberArk 195 117 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.13% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 60 79
UK median daily rate £475 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £406 £388
90th Percentile £625 £738 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £625 £508
% change year-on-year -28.00% +23.15% +1.50%
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 42,212 41,016 46,374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.76% 44.58% 43.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,380 25,182 27,927
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £247 £250 £235
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,442 1,475 1,675
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.30 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.16% -8.95% +11.76%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.38 £10.08
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.29 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.88% -8.33% +9.09%

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 April 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 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 23 April 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 +35 177 £475 -13.64% 18
London -27 109 £500 -9.09% 4
UK excluding London +2 81 £450 -28.00% 16
North of England +19 28 £450 -30.77% 2
Yorkshire +5 25 £450 -30.77%
South East -7 16 £450 -28.00% 8
Scotland -28 16 £488 -45.83% 2
Midlands +4 15 £98 -82.26% 2
East Midlands - 11 £82 - 1
East of England -2 7 £425 -41.38% 1
West Midlands +4 4 £450 -18.14% 1
North East - 2 - -
South West - 2 £450 - 1
North West -14 1 £450 - 2

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 71 (36.41%) Finance
2 48 (24.62%) Windows
3 42 (21.54%) Active Directory
4 40 (20.51%) Identity Access Management
5 39 (20.00%) Unix
6 36 (18.46%) SIEM
7 35 (17.95%) Privileged Access Management
8 31 (15.90%) Information Security
9 29 (14.87%) CISSP
9 29 (14.87%) Cybersecurity
10 28 (14.36%) Banking
11 27 (13.85%) Linux
12 23 (11.79%) Firewall
13 20 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 19 (9.74%) Splunk
14 19 (9.74%) Microsoft
15 18 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (8.72%) SailPoint
16 17 (8.72%) ITIL
16 17 (8.72%) Decision-Making
17 16 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
17 16 (8.21%) GDPR
17 16 (8.21%) Oracle
17 16 (8.21%) McAfee
17 16 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (8.21%) PowerShell
18 15 (7.69%) COBIT
18 15 (7.69%) Windows Server
18 15 (7.69%) Security Operations
19 14 (7.18%) Nessus

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 2 (1.03%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.51%) Confluence
2 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (5.64%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.03%) IaaS
3 2 (1.03%) Office 365
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.79%) Firewall
2 12 (6.15%) Network Security
3 5 (2.56%) IPsec
3 5 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.05%) HTTP
4 4 (2.05%) HTTPS
4 4 (2.05%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.54%) MPLS
5 3 (1.54%) SAN
5 3 (1.54%) SMS
5 3 (1.54%) SSH
6 2 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.03%) DHCP
6 2 (1.03%) IPFIX
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.51%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.51%) RIP
7 1 (0.51%) Skype
7 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.10%) MySQL
3 4 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.51%) DataStage
4 1 (0.51%) DB2
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) AutoIt
1 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 71 (36.41%) Finance
2 28 (14.36%) Banking
3 7 (3.59%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.05%) Legal
6 3 (1.54%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.54%) Law
7 2 (1.03%) Back Office
7 2 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (19.49%) Consultant
2 27 (13.85%) Analyst
2 27 (13.85%) Architect
3 22 (11.28%) CyberArk Consultant
4 19 (9.74%) CyberArk Engineer
5 18 (9.23%) Project Manager
5 18 (9.23%) Security Manager
6 17 (8.72%) Security Architect
7 16 (8.21%) Security Consultant
8 13 (6.67%) Security Project Manager
9 11 (5.64%) Security Engineer
10 10 (5.13%) Administrator
11 9 (4.62%) Operations Analyst
12 8 (4.10%) Business Analyst
12 8 (4.10%) CyberArk Architect
12 8 (4.10%) Security Analyst
12 8 (4.10%) Security Specialist
13 7 (3.59%) Developer
13 7 (3.59%) Unix Administrator
14 6 (3.08%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.72%) SailPoint
2 14 (7.18%) LDAP
3 7 (3.59%) .NET
4 5 (2.56%) OAuth
5 4 (2.05%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.05%) HTML
5 4 (2.05%) OAuth2
5 4 (2.05%) REST
5 4 (2.05%) SOAP
5 4 (2.05%) SPML
5 4 (2.05%) XML
6 3 (1.54%) JSP
7 2 (1.03%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.51%) OpenID
8 1 (0.51%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.51%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.64%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.62%) Security Operations Centre
4 8 (4.10%) Mainframe
5 7 (3.59%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.08%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.54%) EFT
8 3 (1.54%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.54%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.51%) Clustering
10 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.51%) Fintech
10 1 (0.51%) FMCG
10 1 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.51%) iSeries
10 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (24.62%) Windows
2 39 (20.00%) Unix
3 27 (13.85%) Linux
4 15 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.59%) AIX
6 6 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.05%) Solaris
7 4 (2.05%) zOS
8 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.51%) SUSE
9 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.51%) Identity Access Management
2 36 (18.46%) SIEM
3 35 (17.95%) Privileged Access Management
4 31 (15.90%) Information Security
5 29 (14.87%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (8.72%) Decision-Making
6 17 (8.72%) ITIL
7 16 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (8.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (7.69%) Security Operations
9 12 (6.15%) Problem Management
10 11 (5.64%) Identity Management
10 11 (5.64%) Process Improvement
10 11 (5.64%) Project Management
10 11 (5.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 10 (5.13%) Asset Management
11 10 (5.13%) Vulnerability Management
12 9 (4.62%) Change Control
12 9 (4.62%) Information Management
12 9 (4.62%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.21%) PowerShell
2 11 (5.64%) Perl
3 10 (5.13%) Shell Script
4 9 (4.62%) SQL
5 7 (3.59%) Java
6 3 (1.54%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.54%) Python
6 3 (1.54%) VB
6 3 (1.54%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.54%) VBScript
7 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (14.87%) CISSP
2 13 (6.67%) CISM
3 10 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 9 (4.62%) CISA
4 9 (4.62%) Degree
5 8 (4.10%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (3.08%) GIAC
6 6 (3.08%) SANS
7 5 (2.56%) GCIA
7 5 (2.56%) GSEC
8 4 (2.05%) CEH
9 3 (1.54%) CCDE
9 3 (1.54%) CCNP
9 3 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.54%) GCIH
10 2 (1.03%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 2 (1.03%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
11 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (8.21%) GDPR
3 15 (7.69%) COBIT
4 6 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (2.05%) PCI DSS
5 4 (2.05%) SLA
6 3 (1.54%) NIST 800
System Software
1 42 (21.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.05%) RACF
3 2 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.51%) XenApp
4 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (7.18%) Nessus
2 10 (5.13%) SCCM
3 8 (4.10%) CA Single Sign-On
4 7 (3.59%) PowerBroker
4 7 (3.59%) RSA Archer
4 7 (3.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (2.05%) WMI
7 3 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.03%) Ansible
9 1 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.51%) Puppet
9 1 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.51%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (9.74%) Microsoft
1 19 (9.74%) Splunk
2 16 (8.21%) McAfee
2 16 (8.21%) Oracle
3 11 (5.64%) Cisco
4 10 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 10 (5.13%) Symantec
5 9 (4.62%) BeyondTrust
5 9 (4.62%) CheckPoint
5 9 (4.62%) ForeScout
5 9 (4.62%) Hitachi
5 9 (4.62%) Ivanti
5 9 (4.62%) Shavlik
5 9 (4.62%) Thycotic
5 9 (4.62%) Varonis
6 8 (4.10%) Dell
6 8 (4.10%) ServiceNow
6 8 (4.10%) VMware
7 7 (3.59%) Blue Coat
7 7 (3.59%) Sun