The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 191 202 219
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +17
Contract jobs citing Splunk 7 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.28% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.61% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 2
Average daily rate
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£520 £423 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +9.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £347 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £375 £445
% change year-on-year
-37.33% -15.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2609 3259 3368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.36% 45.86% 43.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1812 2277 2317
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 113 97
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £57.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Splunk
London

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Splunk across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Splunk
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Splunk Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Splunk
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Splunk across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Splunk Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) UNIX
3 7 (36.84%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
4 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) Perl
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) Python
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
6 4 (21.05%) DevOps
6 4 (21.05%) Big Data
6 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
6 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
6 4 (21.05%) JSON
6 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
6 4 (21.05%) C#
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 3 (15.79%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) OO
7 3 (15.79%) Apache
7 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 3 (15.79%) MySQL
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) GemFire
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) SSH
3 1 (5.26%) NetScreen
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (5.26%) Junos
3 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) Big Data
2 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
3 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 3 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
4 2 (10.53%) Couchbase
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.53%) QlikView
4 2 (10.53%) SQLite
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.53%) MS Access
4 2 (10.53%) PowerCenter
5 1 (5.26%) KDB
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) PhoneGap
1 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Xcode
1 2 (10.53%) Introscope
1 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
1 2 (10.53%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Release Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) JSON
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 3 (15.79%) XML
3 3 (15.79%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (10.53%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) WebSockets
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Memcached
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.53%) Java EE
4 2 (10.53%) Spring
4 2 (10.53%) WCF
4 2 (10.53%) WPF
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
3 3 (15.79%) Open Source
4 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
5 1 (5.26%) Clustering
5 1 (5.26%) Replication
5 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.26%) Physics
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) CentOS
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) OO
2 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) Data Management
2 3 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) SIEM
3 2 (10.53%) BDD
3 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Kanban
3 2 (10.53%) TDD
3 2 (10.53%) Scrum
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) SOA
3 2 (10.53%) EAI
3 2 (10.53%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) Perl
3 5 (26.32%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
4 4 (21.05%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) ActionScript
5 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) C-shell
6 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) NFS
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) Snort
1 1 (5.26%) Nmap
1 1 (5.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) Control-M
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Qualys
3 2 (10.53%) Perforce
3 2 (10.53%) Informatica
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) Radware
4 1 (5.26%) McAfee
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Nortel
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.26%) Tripwire
4 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
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