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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 183 193 215
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +22
Contract jobs citing Splunk 15 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.56% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 9
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£435 £463 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.94% +26.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £389 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £625 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £250 £375
% change year-on-year
+42.50% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.00 - -
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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
2374 2693 3334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.09% 45.54% 45.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1773 1857 2295
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 57 95
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.58% -10.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.49 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £34.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 (44.83%) Java
1 13 (44.83%) Python
1 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
3 11 (37.93%) Finance
3 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
4 10 (34.48%) Perl
5 9 (31.03%) DevOps
5 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
6 8 (27.59%) SDLC
6 8 (27.59%) MySQL
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
6 8 (27.59%) Load Balancing
6 8 (27.59%) Release Management
7 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
7 7 (24.14%) UNIX
7 7 (24.14%) Windows
7 7 (24.14%) DNS
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.69%) LDAP
8 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
8 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
8 6 (20.69%) IIS
8 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
8 6 (20.69%) SCOM
8 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
8 6 (20.69%) Graphite
8 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (17.24%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
2 6 (20.69%) IIS
3 3 (10.34%) Apache Spark
4 2 (6.90%) Apache
4 2 (6.90%) WordPress
4 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Lync
5 1 (3.45%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
2 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
2 4 (13.79%) MS Project
3 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.45%) Acrobat
4 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) DNS
2 6 (20.69%) LDAP
3 5 (17.24%) DHCP
4 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.90%) Firewall
5 2 (6.90%) HTTP
6 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) MySQL
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
2 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.79%) Big Data
4 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.90%) Redis
5 2 (6.90%) Neo4j
5 2 (6.90%) QlikView
5 2 (6.90%) MarkLogic
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 4 (13.79%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Front Office
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Splunk Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Development Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Data Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Splunk Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Splunk Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Designer
5 1 (3.45%) Data Scientist
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Kafka
2 3 (10.34%) Apache Avro
2 3 (10.34%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) LAMP
3 2 (6.90%) XSL
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Flex
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) SAML
4 1 (3.45%) Middleware
4 1 (3.45%) Java EE
4 1 (3.45%) JSON
4 1 (3.45%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) IVR
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) UNIX
2 7 (24.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) DevOps
2 8 (27.59%) SDLC
2 8 (27.59%) Load Balancing
2 8 (27.59%) Release Management
3 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
3 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
4 5 (17.24%) Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (13.79%) Open Source
6 3 (10.34%) Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.90%) Product Management
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.90%) Complex Event Processing
7 2 (6.90%) Microservices
7 2 (6.90%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
1 13 (44.83%) Python
2 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
3 10 (34.48%) Perl
4 5 (17.24%) Scala
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) VBScript
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 2 (6.90%) R
7 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) XenApp
3 1 (3.45%) XenServer
3 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCOM
1 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (20.69%) Graphite
2 4 (13.79%) SCOrch
2 4 (13.79%) StatsD
2 4 (13.79%) Puppet
3 2 (6.90%) Nagios
3 2 (6.90%) Ansible
3 2 (6.90%) Pingdom
4 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.45%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (3.45%) WMI
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM
4 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (3.45%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Adobe
3 3 (10.34%) Google
3 3 (10.34%) MapR
4 2 (6.90%) New Relic
4 2 (6.90%) Omniture
4 2 (6.90%) Coremetrics
4 2 (6.90%) Akamai
4 2 (6.90%) Tableau
4 2 (6.90%) Perforce
5 1 (3.45%) AppSense
5 1 (3.45%) KANA
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Informatica
5 1 (3.45%) Reuters
5 1 (3.45%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.45%) Charles River
5 1 (3.45%) Talend
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