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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 140 142 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Splunk 6 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.32% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £250 £375
% change year-on-year
+42.50% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £53.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.00 - -
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
1423 1382 1103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.16% 44.04% 46.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 786 488
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 139 115
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Splunk across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -10 4 £363 -14.70% 2
Hertfordshire - 2 £400 - 3
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (46.67%) Cisco
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) PKI
4 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (26.67%) Information Security
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (26.67%) SIEM
5 3 (20.00%) Network Security
5 3 (20.00%) NetApp
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Information Management
6 2 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (13.33%) IPv4
6 2 (13.33%) IPv6
6 2 (13.33%) ISEB
6 2 (13.33%) CISSP
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (13.33%) Symantec

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) IPv4
4 2 (13.33%) IPv6
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) LDAP
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) EDMS
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) PKI
2 4 (26.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.67%) CMDB
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Information Security
1 4 (26.67%) SIEM
2 2 (13.33%) User Stories
2 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (13.33%) Information Management
2 2 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Security
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Malware Detection\Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) ISEB
3 2 (13.33%) CISSP
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) NetApp
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Symantec
3 2 (13.33%) McAfee
3 2 (13.33%) FireEye
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Sophos
4 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (6.67%) Lumension
4 1 (6.67%) AlgoSec
4 1 (6.67%) Cyber-Ark
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