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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Splunk
London / City of London
Rank 124 123 167
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +44
Contract jobs citing Splunk 24 36 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 1.12% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.99% 2.81% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 17
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 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £664 £700 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £473 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +45.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

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
1206 1279 2193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.34% 39.88% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 956 1601
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 42
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -9.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £9.40 £13.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £26.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 21 (36.21%) Finance
2 19 (32.76%) DevOps
3 17 (29.31%) SIEM
3 17 (29.31%) Banking
4 15 (25.86%) Linux
5 14 (24.14%) Python
5 14 (24.14%) Ansible
6 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (18.97%) Puppet
8 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (17.24%) Windows
9 9 (15.52%) Java
9 9 (15.52%) Information Security
9 9 (15.52%) JIRA
9 9 (15.52%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (15.52%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (13.79%) GitHub
10 8 (13.79%) Docker
10 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (13.79%) Firewall
10 8 (13.79%) Ruby
10 8 (13.79%) SQL
10 8 (13.79%) Windows Server
11 7 (12.07%) Security Operations
11 7 (12.07%) Perl
11 7 (12.07%) Unix
11 7 (12.07%) Configuration Management
11 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
11 7 (12.07%) PCI DSS

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 3 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.45%) Confluence
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.72%) DataSynapse
3 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.72%) Predix
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (13.79%) GitHub
4 6 (10.34%) IaaS
5 5 (8.62%) OpenShift
6 4 (6.90%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (6.90%) Office 365
6 4 (6.90%) PaaS
7 2 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.72%) Bluemix
8 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.72%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (1.72%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) Firewall
2 6 (10.34%) VPN
3 5 (8.62%) DNS
4 1 (1.72%) BGP
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.72%) DHCP
4 1 (1.72%) DMZ
4 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.72%) HTTP
4 1 (1.72%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) Network Security
4 1 (1.72%) NX-OS
4 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) Big Data
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) KDB
5 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.72%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) Squirro
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) JIRA
2 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.72%) Ant
6 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.72%) git-flow
6 1 (1.72%) GoCD
6 1 (1.72%) Gradle
6 1 (1.72%) gulp
6 1 (1.72%) Maven
6 1 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 21 (36.21%) Finance
2 17 (29.31%) Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Retail
3 5 (8.62%) Retail Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Automotive
5 1 (1.72%) Front Office
5 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Analyst
2 11 (18.97%) Architect
3 9 (15.52%) Security Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Security Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (6.90%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.90%) SIEM Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.17%) Banking Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Monitoring Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Security Monitoring Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Splunk Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Big Data Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) Web Services
2 4 (6.90%) REST
3 3 (5.17%) .NET
4 2 (3.45%) HTML
4 2 (3.45%) MSMQ
5 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.72%) Browserify
5 1 (1.72%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.72%) J2EE
5 1 (1.72%) JSON
5 1 (1.72%) Kafka
5 1 (1.72%) Middleware
5 1 (1.72%) Node.js
5 1 (1.72%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.72%) SOAP
5 1 (1.72%) Velocity
5 1 (1.72%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Public Cloud
2 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.17%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.72%) Equities
5 1 (1.72%) Fintech
5 1 (1.72%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.72%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Linux
2 10 (17.24%) Windows
3 8 (13.79%) Windows Server
4 7 (12.07%) Unix
5 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) DevOps
2 17 (29.31%) SIEM
3 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.52%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (15.52%) Information Security
5 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.07%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
6 7 (12.07%) Open Source
6 7 (12.07%) Security Operations
7 6 (10.34%) High Availability
7 6 (10.34%) Project Planning
8 5 (8.62%) ITIL
9 4 (6.90%) Build Automation
9 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
9 4 (6.90%) Privileged Access Management
10 3 (5.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) Python
2 9 (15.52%) Java
3 8 (13.79%) Ruby
3 8 (13.79%) SQL
4 7 (12.07%) Perl
4 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.45%) C++
6 2 (3.45%) Go
7 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.72%) C
7 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.72%) PHP
7 1 (1.72%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) CISSP
2 1 (1.72%) CCNA
2 1 (1.72%) CCNP
2 1 (1.72%) CEH
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.72%) CISMP
2 1 (1.72%) GIAC
2 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.72%) PhD
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.72%) COBIT
3 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Docker
2 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) Ceph
3 1 (1.72%) GlusterFS
3 1 (1.72%) GPFS
3 1 (1.72%) LXC
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) Ansible
2 11 (18.97%) Puppet
3 9 (15.52%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (8.62%) ITRS Geneos
4 5 (8.62%) SCCM
5 4 (6.90%) Control-M
5 4 (6.90%) Terraform
6 3 (5.17%) QRadar
7 2 (3.45%) Nagios
7 2 (3.45%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.72%) Cacti
8 1 (1.72%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) BMC
2 4 (6.90%) New Relic
2 4 (6.90%) Rackspace
3 3 (5.17%) CyberArk
3 3 (5.17%) IBM
3 3 (5.17%) NetIQ
4 2 (3.45%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco
4 2 (3.45%) F5
4 2 (3.45%) LogRhythm
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle
4 2 (3.45%) Symantec
5 1 (1.72%) Adobe
5 1 (1.72%) Dell
5 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.72%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds