The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 118 137 130
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Contract jobs citing Splunk 11 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.35% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.73% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 11
Median daily rate £350 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £363 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £235
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +38.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £57.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £53.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +231.25%
Splunk
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1239 1497 1339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 48.68% 48.14% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 873 717
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £495 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 134 150
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.80 £37.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Splunk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Splunk
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Splunk across the East of England region.

Splunk Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Splunk
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Splunk across the East of England region.

Splunk Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +16 7 £345 -4.82%
Hertfordshire +15 2 £425 +6.25%
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 2
Essex - 1 - -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 15 (71.43%) SQL
3 14 (66.67%) Oracle
3 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 14 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 14 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (66.67%) SolarWinds
4 13 (61.90%) Windows
5 12 (57.14%) ITIL
5 12 (57.14%) JIRA
5 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (52.38%) Load Balancing
6 11 (52.38%) Open Source
6 11 (52.38%) OSSEC
6 11 (52.38%) Puppet
6 11 (52.38%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (52.38%) iptables
6 11 (52.38%) Solaris
6 11 (52.38%) Unix
6 11 (52.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (52.38%) Configuration Management
6 11 (52.38%) Shell Script
6 11 (52.38%) Virtual Environments
7 10 (47.62%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (47.62%) Nagios
7 10 (47.62%) SAN
7 10 (47.62%) PL/SQL
7 10 (47.62%) DNS
7 10 (47.62%) HP
7 10 (47.62%) EMC

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 3 (14.29%) GlassFish
1 3 (14.29%) IIS
1 3 (14.29%) JBoss
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) DNS
2 10 (47.62%) SAN
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) SSL
3 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (14.29%) Internet
4 3 (14.29%) LDAP
4 3 (14.29%) VLAN
4 3 (14.29%) Wireless
4 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) VisualVM
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) Ant
4 1 (4.76%) Hudson
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Administrator
2 11 (52.38%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (23.81%) Unix Administrator
5 5 (23.81%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
7 3 (14.29%) Consultant
8 2 (9.52%) Applications Consultant
8 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
9 1 (4.76%) Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
9 1 (4.76%) DevOps Systems Engineer
9 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
9 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
9 1 (4.76%) Support Consultant
9 1 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
9 1 (4.76%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 1 (4.76%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) COM+
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) SOAP
1 3 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) DataPower
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
1 14 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 11 (52.38%) Solaris
3 11 (52.38%) Unix
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) CentOS
5 1 (4.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) Configuration Management
2 11 (52.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (52.38%) Kalman Filter
2 11 (52.38%) Load Balancing
2 11 (52.38%) Open Source
2 11 (52.38%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (47.62%) Change Control
3 10 (47.62%) High Availability
3 10 (47.62%) Incident Management
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) Shell Script
3 10 (47.62%) PL/SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.76%) APMP
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) iptables
2 10 (47.62%) Postfix
2 10 (47.62%) Sendmail
2 10 (47.62%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (47.62%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) OSSEC
1 11 (52.38%) Puppet
2 10 (47.62%) Cobbler
2 10 (47.62%) Nagios
3 3 (14.29%) Opsview
4 1 (4.76%) Ansible
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.76%) SCCM
4 1 (4.76%) SCOM
4 1 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Oracle
1 14 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 14 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 10 (47.62%) EMC
2 10 (47.62%) HP
2 10 (47.62%) LogRhythm
2 10 (47.62%) ServiceNow
2 10 (47.62%) TippingPoint
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) F5
4 3 (14.29%) IBM
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 3 (14.29%) Software AG
4 3 (14.29%) webMethods
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
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