The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Splunk, Inc.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 104 114 123
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Contract jobs citing Splunk 9 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 0.32% 0.083%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.64% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £475 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £256
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +51.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Splunk
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1108 1256 1097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.84% 50.69% 45.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 687 502
Median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £229 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 60 48
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Splunk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Splunk
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Splunk across the Berkshire region.

Splunk Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -3 5 £500 -
Reading +15 2 £475 +8.57% 3
Newbury +1 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £400 - 3
Splunk
South East

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Splunk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 8 (50.00%) IBM
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Unix
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) DevOps
4 5 (31.25%) AppDynamics
4 5 (31.25%) Worklight
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (31.25%) Mobile First
4 5 (31.25%) Ajax
4 5 (31.25%) QA
4 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
4 5 (31.25%) JSON
4 5 (31.25%) AIX
4 5 (31.25%) Fredhopper
4 5 (31.25%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
4 5 (31.25%) Commerce Server
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) DB2
4 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) Apache
5 3 (18.75%) LAN

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (31.25%) Apache
1 5 (31.25%) Commerce Server
1 5 (31.25%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
1 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) VoIP
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) MPLS
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Hudson
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Server Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Splunk Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Server Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SIEM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Ajax
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) JSON
1 5 (31.25%) Worklight
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (6.25%) ELK Stack
3 1 (6.25%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
1 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Unix
3 5 (31.25%) AIX
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Mobile First
2 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 2 (12.50%) Network Design
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Design
4 2 (12.50%) SIEM
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (6.25%) Case Management
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CISSP
1 1 (6.25%) SANS
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Data Guard
1 2 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Kibana
2 1 (6.25%) logstash
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) QRadar
2 1 (6.25%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) AppDynamics
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Dell
3 2 (12.50%) EMC
3 2 (12.50%) F5
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Tripwire
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) LogRhythm
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat