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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 186 212 217
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +5
Contract jobs citing Splunk 17 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.21% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.46% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 2
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£450 £358 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.87% +0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £436 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
-36.74% -1.18%
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
2720 3272 3360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.12% 46.24% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1941 2261 2272
Average daily rate £425 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 92 98
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £49.90 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 12 (50.00%) DevOps
2 11 (45.83%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 9 (37.50%) Visualisation
5 8 (33.33%) UNIX
6 7 (29.17%) JBoss
6 7 (29.17%) IBM
6 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
6 7 (29.17%) Puppet
7 6 (25.00%) Artifactory
7 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (25.00%) Selenium
7 6 (25.00%) Maven
7 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 5 (20.83%) .NET
8 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) Banking
8 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
9 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle
9 4 (16.67%) C#
9 4 (16.67%) HTML
9 4 (16.67%) Web Services
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 3 (12.50%) Firewall
10 3 (12.50%) XML
10 3 (12.50%) CSS
10 3 (12.50%) Perl
10 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) NetScreen
3 1 (4.17%) SSH
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
3 1 (4.17%) Junos
3 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MS Access
2 2 (8.33%) PowerCenter
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.33%) QlikView
2 2 (8.33%) SQLite
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Selenium
1 6 (25.00%) Maven
1 6 (25.00%) Artifactory
1 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.33%) JUnit
3 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.33%) Introscope
3 2 (8.33%) Xcode
3 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Front Office
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) DevOps Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Release Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) XML
3 3 (12.50%) CSS
3 3 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (8.33%) PhoneGap
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.33%) SOAP
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.33%) Spring
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.33%) Java EE
4 2 (8.33%) JSON
4 2 (8.33%) WCF
4 2 (8.33%) WPF
4 2 (8.33%) jQuery
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Visualisation
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) UNIX
3 6 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) Android
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Solaris
5 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) TDD
3 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) MVC
4 2 (8.33%) EAI
4 2 (8.33%) SOA
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Kanban
4 2 (8.33%) BDD
4 2 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (8.33%) SIEM
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (4.17%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.17%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) C#
5 3 (12.50%) Perl
5 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.33%) ActionScript
6 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
6 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.17%) C-shell
7 1 (4.17%) Python
7 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CISSP
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) NFS
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.17%) Snort
1 1 (4.17%) Nmap
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Control-M
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (4.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) JBoss
1 7 (29.17%) IBM
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Informatica
3 2 (8.33%) Perforce
3 2 (8.33%) Qualys
4 1 (4.17%) Infoblox
4 1 (4.17%) F5
4 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.17%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (4.17%) SaltStack
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.17%) Tripwire
4 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire
4 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
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Rate: £500 - £585 per day
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