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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 191 216 209
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -7
Contract jobs citing Splunk 14 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.17% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.37% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £483 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.73% +18.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £366 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £516 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £410 £344
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +19.27%
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
2692 3227 3011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.64% 45.35% 43.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1958 2256 2117
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £260
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 67 84 80
Average hourly rate £17.77 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.89% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.44 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £28.50 £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 11 (52.38%) Java
1 11 (52.38%) DevOps
2 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) UNIX
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) Visualisation
5 7 (33.33%) Puppet
5 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 7 (33.33%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) JBoss
5 7 (33.33%) IBM
6 6 (28.57%) Selenium
6 6 (28.57%) Maven
6 6 (28.57%) Artifactory
6 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 4 (19.05%) TeamCity
7 4 (19.05%) XML
7 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) Banking
8 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
8 3 (14.29%) Web Services
8 3 (14.29%) Introscope
8 3 (14.29%) Finance
8 3 (14.29%) Perforce
8 3 (14.29%) Xcode
8 3 (14.29%) Objective-C
8 3 (14.29%) C#
8 3 (14.29%) HTML
8 3 (14.29%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 7 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Selenium
1 6 (28.57%) Maven
1 6 (28.57%) Artifactory
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) TeamCity
3 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 3 (14.29%) Introscope
3 3 (14.29%) Xcode
3 3 (14.29%) JUnit
4 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) DevOps Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Release Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) XML
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) Java EE
2 3 (14.29%) JSON
2 3 (14.29%) HTML5
2 3 (14.29%) Spring
2 3 (14.29%) PhoneGap
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Visualisation
2 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) UNIX
3 7 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (14.29%) Android
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) DevOps
2 3 (14.29%) EAI
2 3 (14.29%) SOA
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) SIEM
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) TDD
4 1 (4.76%) Information Management
4 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) ETL
4 1 (4.76%) DSDM
4 1 (4.76%) V-Model
4 1 (4.76%) Database Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 3 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 3 (14.29%) ActionScript
4 3 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (14.29%) Perforce
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Qualys
3 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
3 1 (4.76%) SaltStack
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