The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 198 200 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Splunk 17 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.079% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Average daily rate £475 £501 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £420
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -13.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2923 2817 3314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.11% 44.64% 40.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2056 1989 2230
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 76 98
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.18 £135.00 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Splunk
London

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
3 10 (52.63%) Python
3 10 (52.63%) Perl
3 10 (52.63%) UNIX
4 9 (47.37%) Degree
5 8 (42.11%) Open Source
5 8 (42.11%) Oracle
5 8 (42.11%) RDBMS
5 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
6 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (36.84%) SLA
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 7 (36.84%) MySQL
6 7 (36.84%) Project Management
6 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
6 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (36.84%) Data Management
6 7 (36.84%) Strategic Planning
7 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
7 6 (31.58%) Big Data
8 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
8 5 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
8 5 (26.32%) Java
9 4 (21.05%) SQL
9 4 (21.05%) Apache
9 4 (21.05%) Memcached
9 4 (21.05%) GemFire

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (21.05%) Apache
1 4 (21.05%) GemFire
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) Confluence
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) SSH
3 1 (5.26%) Junos
3 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.26%) HTTP
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) RDBMS
1 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) MySQL
3 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
3 6 (31.58%) Big Data
4 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
4 5 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
5 4 (21.05%) Couchbase
6 1 (5.26%) HBase
6 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
6 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
6 1 (5.26%) KDB
6 1 (5.26%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Front Office
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Release Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Memcached
2 3 (15.79%) JSON
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) WebSockets
4 1 (5.26%) MapReduce
4 1 (5.26%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) Lucene
4 1 (5.26%) Software Packaging
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (42.11%) Open Source
3 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
4 3 (15.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
5 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.26%) Physics
5 1 (5.26%) Replication
5 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) UNIX
3 3 (15.79%) CentOS
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Project Management
1 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (36.84%) Data Management
1 7 (36.84%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
2 3 (15.79%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) OOP
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) SIEM
4 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.26%) OOD
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Python
1 10 (52.63%) Perl
2 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) C-shell
6 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Postfix
1 1 (5.26%) Snort
1 1 (5.26%) Nmap
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) NFS
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (10.53%) Nagios
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) ZABBIX
3 1 (5.26%) Zenoss
3 1 (5.26%) StatsD
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
4 1 (5.26%) LogLogic
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) 29West
4 1 (5.26%) Tealeaf
4 1 (5.26%) Infoblox
4 1 (5.26%) Tripwire
4 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.26%) Omniture
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.26%) Qualys
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Nortel
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
City of London
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