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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Splunk
London / City of London
Rank 123 126 170
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +44
Contract jobs citing Splunk 33 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.13% 0.80% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.61% 2.00% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 20 15
Median daily rate £538 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £655 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £489 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1262 1202 2174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.40% 40.07% 43.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 938 884 1595
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 51
Median hourly rate £47.50 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.20 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Splunk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 29 (41.43%) Finance
2 28 (40.00%) DevOps
3 23 (32.86%) Banking
3 23 (32.86%) Linux
4 22 (31.43%) SIEM
5 19 (27.14%) Python
6 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (25.71%) Ansible
7 17 (24.29%) Java
8 14 (20.00%) Windows
8 14 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (20.00%) Puppet
9 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (18.57%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (18.57%) Information Security
9 13 (18.57%) Firewall
10 12 (17.14%) Security Operations
11 11 (15.71%) Ruby
12 10 (14.29%) SQL
12 10 (14.29%) Open Source
12 10 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (14.29%) Docker
13 9 (12.86%) High Availability
13 9 (12.86%) JIRA
13 9 (12.86%) Load Balancing
13 9 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (12.86%) Perl
13 9 (12.86%) Unix
13 9 (12.86%) Configuration Management
13 9 (12.86%) Windows Server

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.86%) Apache
2 2 (2.86%) Confluence
3 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.43%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.57%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.43%) GitHub
2 8 (11.43%) IaaS
3 6 (8.57%) OpenShift
4 5 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (5.71%) Office 365
5 4 (5.71%) PaaS
6 2 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.43%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.57%) Firewall
2 8 (11.43%) VPN
3 7 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (2.86%) LAN
4 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.43%) BGP
5 1 (1.43%) DHCP
5 1 (1.43%) DMZ
5 1 (1.43%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.43%) Internet
5 1 (1.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) Big Data
2 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.57%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.86%) Squirro
5 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.43%) OLAP
5 1 (1.43%) OLTP
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) JIRA
2 5 (7.14%) Ant
2 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.14%) Maven
3 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.86%) GoCD
6 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.43%) git-flow
6 1 (1.43%) Gradle
6 1 (1.43%) gulp
6 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.43%) Selenium
General
1 29 (41.43%) Finance
2 23 (32.86%) Banking
3 6 (8.57%) Retail
4 5 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 5 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.71%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) Analyst
2 14 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (18.57%) Security Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Architect
5 8 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Security Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) SIEM Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) AWS DevOps
7 6 (8.57%) Splunk Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Business Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.71%) ArcSight Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Security Architect
10 3 (4.29%) Banking Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Security Monitoring Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) Web Services
2 4 (5.71%) .NET
3 3 (4.29%) ELK Stack
3 3 (4.29%) HTML
3 3 (4.29%) REST
4 2 (2.86%) MSMQ
4 2 (2.86%) Regular Expression
4 2 (2.86%) SOAP
5 1 (1.43%) Ajax
5 1 (1.43%) Browserify
5 1 (1.43%) JSON
5 1 (1.43%) Middleware
5 1 (1.43%) Node.js
5 1 (1.43%) Sensu
5 1 (1.43%) Velocity
5 1 (1.43%) XHTML
5 1 (1.43%) XML
5 1 (1.43%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.86%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.86%) Grid Computing
5 2 (2.86%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.43%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Derivative
6 1 (1.43%) Equities
6 1 (1.43%) Fintech
6 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Statistics
6 1 (1.43%) User Experience
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.86%) Linux
2 14 (20.00%) Windows
3 9 (12.86%) Unix
3 9 (12.86%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.43%) CentOS
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) DevOps
2 22 (31.43%) SIEM
3 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.57%) Information Security
5 12 (17.14%) Security Operations
6 10 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (14.29%) Open Source
7 9 (12.86%) Configuration Management
7 9 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.86%) High Availability
7 9 (12.86%) Load Balancing
8 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.57%) Build Automation
9 6 (8.57%) Data Analysis
9 6 (8.57%) ITIL
9 6 (8.57%) Project Planning
9 6 (8.57%) Security Monitoring
10 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.14%) Malware Analysis
11 4 (5.71%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) Python
2 17 (24.29%) Java
3 11 (15.71%) Ruby
4 10 (14.29%) SQL
5 9 (12.86%) Perl
6 8 (11.43%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.29%) C++
8 3 (4.29%) Go
8 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.86%) PHP
10 1 (1.43%) C
10 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.43%) Scala
10 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) CISSP
2 1 (1.43%) CCNA
2 1 (1.43%) CCNP
2 1 (1.43%) CEH
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.43%) CISMP
2 1 (1.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) GIAC
2 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.43%) PMP
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (14.29%) Docker
2 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.43%) Ceph
3 1 (1.43%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 18 (25.71%) Ansible
2 14 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (20.00%) Puppet
3 7 (10.00%) ITRS Geneos
4 6 (8.57%) Terraform
5 5 (7.14%) CSIRT
5 5 (7.14%) SCCM
6 4 (5.71%) Control-M
6 4 (5.71%) logstash
7 3 (4.29%) QRadar
8 2 (2.86%) Grafana
8 2 (2.86%) Kibana
9 1 (1.43%) ArcSight ESM
9 1 (1.43%) Cacti
9 1 (1.43%) Consul
9 1 (1.43%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.43%) Nagios
9 1 (1.43%) Thomson Reuters DACS
9 1 (1.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.57%) New Relic
2 6 (8.57%) Rackspace
3 5 (7.14%) ArcSight
4 4 (5.71%) BMC
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle
5 3 (4.29%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (4.29%) NetIQ
6 2 (2.86%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.86%) DataSynapse
6 2 (2.86%) F5
6 2 (2.86%) IBM
6 2 (2.86%) LogRhythm
6 2 (2.86%) Symantec
6 2 (2.86%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco
7 1 (1.43%) Dell
7 1 (1.43%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.43%) Juniper
7 1 (1.43%) Sybase
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