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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 185 194 199
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing Splunk 18 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.23% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £520 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.26% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £493 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £625 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -
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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
2486 2612 3140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.58% 45.55% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1845 1799 2191
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 46 116
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.50 £19.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% +4.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.03 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 18 (50.00%) Linux
1 18 (50.00%) Python
2 15 (41.67%) Java
3 14 (38.89%) Finance
4 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (33.33%) Perl
5 12 (33.33%) Windows
6 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
6 11 (30.56%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (27.78%) SDLC
7 10 (27.78%) UNIX
7 10 (27.78%) MySQL
7 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 8 (22.22%) DevOps
9 8 (22.22%) Load Balancing
9 8 (22.22%) Release Management
9 8 (22.22%) Oracle
9 8 (22.22%) SQL
9 8 (22.22%) IIS
9 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 7 (19.44%) VMware
10 7 (19.44%) Open Source
10 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
11 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (16.67%) Graphite
11 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 6 (16.67%) SCOM
11 6 (16.67%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 8 (22.22%) IIS
1 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.78%) Jetty
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
4 1 (2.78%) Confluence
4 1 (2.78%) Lync
4 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
2 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 4 (11.11%) MS Project
3 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.78%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) LDAP
1 6 (16.67%) DNS
2 5 (13.89%) DHCP
3 4 (11.11%) Internet
4 3 (8.33%) Firewall
5 2 (5.56%) HTTP
5 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) MySQL
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.56%) Redis
4 2 (5.56%) Neo4j
4 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.56%) QlikView
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) DB2
5 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) MarkLogic
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.11%) JIRA
4 3 (8.33%) Ant
5 2 (5.56%) JUnit
5 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.56%) Subversion
5 2 (5.56%) Maven
6 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.78%) JProfiler
6 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.78%) Gradle
6 1 (2.78%) JMeter
6 1 (2.78%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (13.89%) Splunk Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Consultant
3 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (5.56%) Splunk Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.78%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Web Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (2.78%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Web Services
1 6 (16.67%) XML
2 5 (13.89%) HTML
3 4 (11.11%) CSS
4 3 (8.33%) .NET
5 2 (5.56%) JSP
5 2 (5.56%) Apache Flex
5 2 (5.56%) XSL
5 2 (5.56%) XSLT
5 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.56%) REST
5 2 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (2.78%) Kafka
6 1 (2.78%) Java EE
6 1 (2.78%) JSON
6 1 (2.78%) SAML
6 1 (2.78%) Rendezvous
6 1 (2.78%) Middleware
6 1 (2.78%) LAMP
6 1 (2.78%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.78%) IVR
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Ontologies
4 1 (2.78%) Physics
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 10 (27.78%) UNIX
4 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) SDLC
2 8 (22.22%) DevOps
2 8 (22.22%) Release Management
2 8 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 7 (19.44%) Open Source
4 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.89%) ITIL
5 5 (13.89%) Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (11.11%) Analytics
7 3 (8.33%) SIEM
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.56%) MapReduce
8 2 (5.56%) Data Governance
8 2 (5.56%) Complex Event Processing
8 2 (5.56%) UML
8 2 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) Python
2 15 (41.67%) Java
3 12 (33.33%) Perl
4 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
5 8 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.33%) VBScript
7 3 (8.33%) R
8 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.56%) C#
8 2 (5.56%) Scala
9 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.78%) Clojure
9 1 (2.78%) PHP
9 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.78%) Ruby
9 1 (2.78%) C++
9 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) MOS
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.78%) XenApp
3 1 (2.78%) XenServer
3 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) SCOM
1 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (16.67%) Graphite
2 4 (11.11%) SCOrch
2 4 (11.11%) StatsD
2 4 (11.11%) Nagios
3 3 (8.33%) Puppet
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (5.56%) Ansible
4 2 (5.56%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.78%) nmon
5 1 (2.78%) Pingdom
5 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (2.78%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.78%) WMI
5 1 (2.78%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) VMware
3 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.33%) NetApp
4 3 (8.33%) Adobe
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco
4 3 (8.33%) Google
4 3 (8.33%) Tableau
5 2 (5.56%) Akamai
5 2 (5.56%) Coremetrics
5 2 (5.56%) Perforce
5 2 (5.56%) Omniture
5 2 (5.56%) EMC
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) Informatica
6 1 (2.78%) Sun
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.78%) SAP