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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 105 122 126
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Contract jobs citing Splunk 9 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 0.19% 0.040%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.38% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £488 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.50 -
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
1174 1325 1138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.11% 51.44% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 707 513
Median daily rate £410 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 64 36
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.38 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 August 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 0 4 £500 -
Reading +15 2 £475 +8.57% 1
Newbury - 2 - -
Splunk
South East

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (43.75%) SQL
1 7 (43.75%) IBM
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) AppDynamics
3 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
3 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Commerce Server
4 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (25.00%) AIX
4 4 (25.00%) Apache
4 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) DB2
4 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) JSON
4 4 (25.00%) Ajax
4 4 (25.00%) QA
4 4 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (25.00%) Fredhopper
4 4 (25.00%) Worklight
4 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile First
5 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure

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%) WebSphere
2 4 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) Commerce Server
2 4 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.25%) Confluence
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) MPLS
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) VoIP
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Hudson
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
2 1 (6.25%) Serena SBM
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Splunk Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Operations Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) CISSP Architect
5 1 (6.25%) CLAS Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (6.25%) SIEM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Ajax
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) JSON
1 4 (25.00%) Worklight
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) LAMP
3 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
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%) AS400
2 1 (6.25%) CESG
2 1 (6.25%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Unix
3 4 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile First
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 2 (12.50%) Network Design
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Design
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
3 2 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (6.25%) SABSA
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Delphi
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CISSP
1 1 (6.25%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Nagios
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Scalr
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) AppDynamics
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Dell
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) Tripwire
5 1 (6.25%) ATG
5 1 (6.25%) Perforce
5 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Seapine
5 1 (6.25%) Serena