Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 2019 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
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 706 688 718
Rank change year-on-year -18 +30 +67
Contract jobs citing CyberArk 140 194 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.46% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 131 60
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -13.64% +4.76%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £406
90th Percentile £665 £625 £738
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £625
% change year-on-year +16.67% -28.00% +23.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
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 40,354 41,863 40,627
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.44% 41.42% 44.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,085 26,088 24,964
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.29%
10th Percentile £263 £249 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,401 1,442 1,459
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £17.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.86% +1.16% -8.95%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.75 £10.34
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £47.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.07 £15.86 £16.28
% change year-on-year +7.65% -2.58% -9.56%

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 24 April 2019.

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 24 April 2019. 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 -22 131 £525 +10.53% 15
London +1 78 £525 +5.00% 9
UK excluding London -15 60 £525 +16.67% 6
South East +17 26 £550 +22.22% 1
North of England +3 12 £375 -16.67% 4
South West -14 10 £638 +41.67%
Yorkshire -21 7 £450 -
Scotland 0 6 £550 +12.82%
North West +17 5 £310 -31.11% 4
Midlands -9 3 £400 +310.26% 1
East of England +8 2 £531 +25.00%
West Midlands -17 2 £463 +2.78% 1
Wales - 2 - -
East Midlands +2 1 £82 -

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, 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 40 (28.57%) Windows
2 33 (23.57%) SIEM
3 32 (22.86%) Finance
4 30 (21.43%) Firewall
4 30 (21.43%) Information Security
5 28 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
6 27 (19.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 24 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
8 22 (15.71%) Active Directory
8 22 (15.71%) Splunk
9 20 (14.29%) CISSP
9 20 (14.29%) CheckPoint
9 20 (14.29%) Linux
9 20 (14.29%) Python
9 20 (14.29%) SailPoint
10 17 (12.14%) Network Security
11 16 (11.43%) Unix
11 16 (11.43%) LAN
11 16 (11.43%) WAN
12 15 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (10.71%) Banking
12 15 (10.71%) Security Operations
13 14 (10.00%) DevOps
14 13 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (9.29%) ArcSight
14 13 (9.29%) VPN
15 12 (8.57%) CISA
15 12 (8.57%) Security Cleared
15 12 (8.57%) Terraform
15 12 (8.57%) Google Cloud Platform

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 9 (6.43%) IIS
2 4 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.14%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.43%) Apache
4 2 (1.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.71%) Confluence
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (19.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (8.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (7.86%) Office 365
5 8 (5.71%) Sumo Logic
5 8 (5.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (4.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (4.29%) PaaS
7 5 (3.57%) IaaS
7 5 (3.57%) SaaS
8 1 (0.71%) Apigee
8 1 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.71%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 30 (21.43%) Firewall
2 17 (12.14%) Network Security
3 16 (11.43%) LAN
3 16 (11.43%) WAN
4 13 (9.29%) VPN
5 8 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (5.00%) HTTP
6 7 (5.00%) WLAN
7 5 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (3.57%) DNS
7 5 (3.57%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.86%) BGP
8 4 (2.86%) Cisco Firepower
8 4 (2.86%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (2.86%) IP Telephony
8 4 (2.86%) OSPF
9 3 (2.14%) DHCP
9 3 (2.14%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.86%) MySQL
3 2 (1.43%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.71%) DataStage
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (5.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.43%) JIRA
4 1 (0.71%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.71%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.71%) Bitbucket Server
4 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 32 (22.86%) Finance
2 15 (10.71%) Banking
3 10 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.43%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (17.14%) Security Engineer
2 23 (16.43%) Analyst
3 21 (15.00%) Consultant
4 14 (10.00%) CyberArk Consultant
4 14 (10.00%) CyberArk Engineer
5 9 (6.43%) Security Analyst
6 8 (5.71%) Architect
6 8 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.00%) ArcSight Consultant
7 7 (5.00%) CISSP Engineer
7 7 (5.00%) Security Manager
7 7 (5.00%) SIEM Engineer
8 6 (4.29%) Developer
8 6 (4.29%) Security Architect
8 6 (4.29%) SIEM Consultant
8 6 (4.29%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (3.57%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.57%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.57%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.29%) SailPoint
2 8 (5.71%) .NET
2 8 (5.71%) Web Services
3 4 (2.86%) LDAP
4 3 (2.14%) Node.js
5 2 (1.43%) HTML
5 2 (1.43%) HTML5
5 2 (1.43%) REST
5 2 (1.43%) SAML
6 1 (0.71%) OAuth
6 1 (0.71%) OpenID
6 1 (0.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (5.71%) Private Cloud
4 5 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.57%) PKI
5 4 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.86%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.43%) Clustering
7 2 (1.43%) FMCG
7 2 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.43%) User Experience
8 1 (0.71%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.71%) DataPower
8 1 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.71%) iSeries
8 1 (0.71%) Replication
8 1 (0.71%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.57%) Windows
2 20 (14.29%) Linux
3 16 (11.43%) Unix
4 7 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.86%) Solaris
5 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.71%) SUSE
7 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.57%) SIEM
2 30 (21.43%) Information Security
3 28 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 15 (10.71%) Security Operations
5 14 (10.00%) DevOps
6 11 (7.86%) Network Segmentation
7 10 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (6.43%) Use Case
9 8 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (5.71%) Privileged Access Management
10 7 (5.00%) Black-Box Testing
10 7 (5.00%) Dynamic Code Analysis
10 7 (5.00%) Malware Analysis
10 7 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (5.00%) Risk Management
10 7 (5.00%) Security Architecture
10 7 (5.00%) Static Code Analysis
10 7 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 6 (4.29%) Identity Management
11 6 (4.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.29%) Python
2 11 (7.86%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.57%) SQL
4 3 (2.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.43%) C
5 2 (1.43%) ES6
5 2 (1.43%) Java
5 2 (1.43%) Perl
6 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.71%) Korn
6 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (14.29%) CISSP
2 15 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (8.57%) CISA
3 12 (8.57%) Security Cleared
4 11 (7.86%) CCNP
4 11 (7.86%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.71%) CISM
6 7 (5.00%) CEH
6 7 (5.00%) CSSLP
6 7 (5.00%) GIAC
6 7 (5.00%) ISSMP
7 6 (4.29%) ISSAP
8 5 (3.57%) CCSA
8 5 (3.57%) Degree
9 4 (2.86%) CCIE
9 4 (2.86%) CRISC
10 3 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (1.43%) GCIA
11 2 (1.43%) GCIH
11 2 (1.43%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) PCI DSS
2 8 (5.71%) HIPAA
3 7 (5.00%) FedRAMP
3 7 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.43%) QA
6 1 (0.71%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (15.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.43%) Docker
3 2 (1.43%) vSphere
4 1 (0.71%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.71%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (8.57%) Terraform
2 7 (5.00%) Istio
2 7 (5.00%) Nessus
3 5 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (2.14%) Ansible
6 2 (1.43%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.43%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.43%) SCCM
7 1 (0.71%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.71%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.71%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.71%) Nagios
7 1 (0.71%) Netcool
7 1 (0.71%) Rancher
7 1 (0.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.71%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (15.71%) Splunk
2 20 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 13 (9.29%) ArcSight
4 11 (7.86%) Oracle
5 10 (7.14%) Cisco
6 9 (6.43%) Symantec
6 9 (6.43%) Varonis
7 8 (5.71%) F5
7 8 (5.71%) Fortinet
7 8 (5.71%) Microsoft
7 8 (5.71%) Qualys
8 7 (5.00%) Google
9 6 (4.29%) Barracuda Networks
9 6 (4.29%) Okta
9 6 (4.29%) SAP
9 6 (4.29%) Trend Micro
9 6 (4.29%) VMware
10 5 (3.57%) McAfee
10 5 (3.57%) Palo Alto
10 5 (3.57%) ServiceNow