The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 177 194 201
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +7
Contract jobs citing Splunk 13 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.26% 0.079%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.59% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 3
Average daily rate
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£419 £475 £501
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.84% -5.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £304 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £620 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-21.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2312 2873 2787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.52% 44.35% 44.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1678 2003 1962
Average daily rate £425 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 51 76
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £13.09 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.96 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 12 (37.50%) SIEM
3 11 (34.38%) Java
4 10 (31.25%) Python
5 9 (28.13%) Windows
6 8 (25.00%) Finance
6 8 (25.00%) Data Governance
7 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (21.88%) Perl
8 6 (18.75%) XML
8 6 (18.75%) IIS
8 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
8 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
8 6 (18.75%) Games
8 6 (18.75%) VMware
8 6 (18.75%) Retail
8 6 (18.75%) Nessus
8 6 (18.75%) Qualys
8 6 (18.75%) Network Security
8 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
9 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (15.63%) Release Management
9 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
9 5 (15.63%) Firewall
9 5 (15.63%) Web Services
9 5 (15.63%) ITIL
9 5 (15.63%) SQL
9 5 (15.63%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (18.75%) IIS
1 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.38%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.13%) Jetty
4 1 (3.13%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) SAS
4 1 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Network Security
2 5 (15.63%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) Internet
4 2 (6.25%) HTTP
4 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) MySQL
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) DB2
3 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.50%) JIRA
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.38%) Ant
4 2 (6.25%) JUnit
4 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.13%) Introscope
5 1 (3.13%) JMeter
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
5 1 (3.13%) Maven
5 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.13%) JProfiler
5 1 (3.13%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.13%) Gradle
5 1 (3.13%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Games
2 6 (18.75%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Front Office
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Security Specialist
2 5 (15.63%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Security Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Security Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (6.25%) C# Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Cyber Security Architect
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Architect
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) XML
2 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
3 4 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) SOAP
4 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) JSP
4 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.25%) XSLT
4 2 (6.25%) Django
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) REST
5 1 (3.13%) Rendezvous
5 1 (3.13%) Java EE
5 1 (3.13%) JSON
5 1 (3.13%) Servlets
5 1 (3.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Physics
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Open Source
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.13%) Statistics
5 1 (3.13%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Solaris
4 3 (9.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) SIEM
2 8 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 6 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (15.63%) Release Management
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL
4 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.25%) UML
7 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.25%) Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) Cyber Security
7 2 (6.25%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) Python
3 7 (21.88%) Perl
4 5 (15.63%) SQL
5 4 (12.50%) C#
5 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.13%) VBA
7 1 (3.13%) VBScript
7 1 (3.13%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.13%) Clojure
7 1 (3.13%) R
7 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Nessus
2 4 (12.50%) SCOM
2 4 (12.50%) Nagios
2 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.50%) Graphite
3 3 (9.38%) SCOrch
3 3 (9.38%) StatsD
4 2 (6.25%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (3.13%) Cacti
5 1 (3.13%) Puppet
5 1 (3.13%) BladeLogic
5 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.13%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (3.13%) Ansible
5 1 (3.13%) nmon
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
1 6 (18.75%) VMware
1 6 (18.75%) Qualys
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) NetApp
5 2 (6.25%) EMC
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.13%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) Sun
6 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.13%) Reuters
6 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
6 1 (3.13%) Remedy
6 1 (3.13%) Charles River
6 1 (3.13%) ATG