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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 119 128 127
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing Splunk 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.040% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.084% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £225 £375
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+259.37% -
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
1324 1187 1176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.64% 47.25% 48.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 522 438
Average daily rate £375 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 36 48
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.36 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Splunk across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -1 2 - - 1
Reading - 2 £500 - 6
Splunk
South East

Splunk
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Splunk also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Splunk.

1 4 (80.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) ACSA
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Regular Expression
3 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Tripwire
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) HPUX
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Splunk also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Splunk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) HPUX
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) ACSA
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) Tripwire
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