The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 57 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Splunk 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.15% 0.50% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 1.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £320
% change year-on-year
- +40.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Splunk
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
292 388 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.24% 38.42% 50.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 244 177
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.34 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% +2.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.23 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £34.25 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Splunk
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Splunk Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Splunk
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) AWS CloudTrail
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management