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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 185 205 216
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +11
Contract jobs citing Splunk 14 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.17% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.36% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.13% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £322 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £480 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -6.25%
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
2694 3343 3370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.67% 46.12% 43.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1888 2321 2299
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 94 96
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.97 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £59.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 10 (47.62%) Java
1 10 (47.62%) DevOps
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) Visualisation
3 8 (38.10%) Linux
4 7 (33.33%) JBoss
4 7 (33.33%) IBM
4 7 (33.33%) Puppet
4 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 6 (28.57%) Artifactory
5 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 6 (28.57%) Selenium
5 6 (28.57%) Maven
5 6 (28.57%) UNIX
5 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 5 (23.81%) HTML
7 4 (19.05%) C#
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 3 (14.29%) Firewall
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle
8 3 (14.29%) Windows
8 3 (14.29%) Banking
8 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
8 3 (14.29%) HTML5
9 2 (9.52%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (9.52%) REST
9 2 (9.52%) WebSockets

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) NetScreen
3 1 (4.76%) SSH
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.76%) NAS
3 1 (4.76%) Junos
3 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MS Access
2 2 (9.52%) PowerCenter
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) QlikView
2 2 (9.52%) SQLite
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Maven
1 6 (28.57%) Selenium
1 6 (28.57%) Artifactory
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) JUnit
3 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
3 2 (9.52%) Introscope
3 2 (9.52%) Xcode
General
1 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Front Office
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) DevOps Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Release Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Java Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (9.52%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) WebSockets
4 2 (9.52%) PhoneGap
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
4 2 (9.52%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.52%) Java EE
4 2 (9.52%) JSON
4 2 (9.52%) WCF
4 2 (9.52%) WPF
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Visualisation
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) UNIX
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (9.52%) Android
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Solaris
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) DevOps
2 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
2 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (9.52%) Kanban
2 2 (9.52%) BDD
2 2 (9.52%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (9.52%) SIEM
2 2 (9.52%) OOP
2 2 (9.52%) OO
2 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
2 2 (9.52%) EAI
2 2 (9.52%) SOA
2 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.52%) MVC
2 2 (9.52%) Scrum
2 2 (9.52%) TDD
3 1 (4.76%) Information Management
3 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) ActionScript
5 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.76%) C-shell
6 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CISSP
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) NFS
1 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.76%) Snort
1 1 (4.76%) Nmap
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Control-M
2 2 (9.52%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) IBM
1 7 (33.33%) JBoss
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) Informatica
4 2 (9.52%) Perforce
4 2 (9.52%) Qualys
5 1 (4.76%) Infoblox
5 1 (4.76%) F5
5 1 (4.76%) 29West
5 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.76%) Tripwire
5 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire
5 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £585 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago