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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Splunk
North West / Cheshire
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Splunk 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.98% - -
As % of the Vendors category 4.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £473 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

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
220 402 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.48% 43.09% 46.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 219 186
Median daily rate £350 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £263 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 25
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.75 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.67% -2.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 9 (81.82%) Dashboard Development
1 9 (81.82%) Data Mapping
1 9 (81.82%) Office 365
2 7 (63.64%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction

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 9 (81.82%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Consultant
1 11 (100.00%) Splunk Consultant
2 9 (81.82%) Security Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Office 365 Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Payments Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Dashboard Development
1 9 (81.82%) Data Mapping
2 7 (63.64%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree