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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 171 197 185
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Contract jobs citing Splunk 20 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.083% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 0.19% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 1
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£500 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £475 £275
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +72.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2223 2611 2427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.85% 43.41% 43.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1646 1852 1736
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 63 70
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.85 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 (36.11%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) SIEM
2 10 (27.78%) DevOps
3 9 (25.00%) UNIX
3 9 (25.00%) Windows
4 8 (22.22%) Finance
5 7 (19.44%) IBM
5 7 (19.44%) Python
5 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
5 7 (19.44%) Network Security
5 7 (19.44%) Visualisation
5 7 (19.44%) Data Governance
6 6 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (16.67%) Puppet
6 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 6 (16.67%) Qualys
6 6 (16.67%) Games
6 6 (16.67%) Banking
6 6 (16.67%) Retail
6 6 (16.67%) Nessus
6 6 (16.67%) Perl
6 6 (16.67%) JBoss
7 5 (13.89%) Firewall
7 5 (13.89%) Maven
7 5 (13.89%) Selenium
7 5 (13.89%) Artifactory
7 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
7 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Network Security
2 5 (13.89%) Firewall
3 4 (11.11%) Internet
4 2 (5.56%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.78%) HTTP
5 1 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Selenium
1 5 (13.89%) Maven
1 5 (13.89%) Artifactory
1 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.56%) Introscope
3 2 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.78%) Xcode
4 1 (2.78%) JUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Games
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
2 6 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 6 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Release Manager
5 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Security Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Security Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cyber Security Architect
6 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C# Architect
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Architect
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
1 4 (11.11%) Web Services
1 4 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) CSS
2 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) Java EE
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
3 1 (2.78%) Django
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (2.78%) PhoneGap
3 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Visualisation
2 4 (11.11%) Physics
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
2 9 (25.00%) UNIX
2 9 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) Solaris
5 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) SIEM
1 10 (27.78%) DevOps
2 7 (19.44%) Data Governance
3 6 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Cyber Security
7 1 (2.78%) Web Development
7 1 (2.78%) Release Management
7 1 (2.78%) MapReduce
7 1 (2.78%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (2.78%) V-Model
7 1 (2.78%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) Python
3 6 (16.67%) Perl
3 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.33%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.78%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Nessus
1 6 (16.67%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Nagios
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.78%) Salt
4 1 (2.78%) Cacti
4 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) IBM
2 6 (16.67%) Qualys
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) EMC
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) Veritas
6 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.78%) ATG
6 1 (2.78%) Perforce
6 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.78%) SaltStack
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