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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 120 131 145
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Contract jobs citing Splunk 16 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.65% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 0.47% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 7
Median daily rate £463 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £379 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £256
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +56.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1223 1278 1355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 49.41% 44.91% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 688 778
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £593 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 110 140
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.53 £24.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.34% -10.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Splunk across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Splunk Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 September 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
Bedfordshire - 10 £525 -
Hertfordshire +5 3 £450 +12.50% 1
Suffolk - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +27 1 £375 +1.35%
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 28 (82.35%) Firewall
2 18 (52.94%) LogRhythm
3 17 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 15 (44.12%) SQL
5 14 (41.18%) Oracle
5 14 (41.18%) Linux
5 14 (41.18%) Red Hat
5 14 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (41.18%) SolarWinds
6 13 (38.24%) JIRA
6 13 (38.24%) PCI DSS
6 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (38.24%) Windows
7 12 (35.29%) Cisco
7 12 (35.29%) Nagios
7 12 (35.29%) HP
8 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
8 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
8 11 (32.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (32.35%) Solaris
8 11 (32.35%) LAN
8 11 (32.35%) WAN
8 11 (32.35%) ITIL
8 11 (32.35%) Unix
8 11 (32.35%) Open Source
8 11 (32.35%) Puppet
8 11 (32.35%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (32.35%) iptables
8 11 (32.35%) OSSEC
8 11 (32.35%) Virtual Environments

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 (8.82%) Apache
1 3 (8.82%) GlassFish
1 3 (8.82%) IIS
1 3 (8.82%) JBoss
1 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
1 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (8.82%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (82.35%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) LAN
2 11 (32.35%) WAN
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (29.41%) DNS
3 10 (29.41%) SAN
3 10 (29.41%) Wireshark
4 7 (20.59%) Network Security
4 7 (20.59%) Spanning Tree
4 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
4 7 (20.59%) tcpdump
5 6 (17.65%) BGP
5 6 (17.65%) OSPF
6 4 (11.76%) SSL
7 3 (8.82%) Internet
7 3 (8.82%) LDAP
7 3 (8.82%) VLAN
7 3 (8.82%) Wireless
8 2 (5.88%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) JIRA
2 3 (8.82%) VisualVM
3 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) Ant
4 1 (2.94%) Hudson
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Administrator
2 12 (35.29%) Consultant
3 11 (32.35%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (23.53%) Security Consultant
5 7 (20.59%) Information Security Consultant
5 7 (20.59%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (17.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (14.71%) Unix Administrator
7 5 (14.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
8 4 (11.76%) Security Technical Consultant
8 4 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (11.76%) Technical Security Consultant
9 2 (5.88%) Applications Consultant
9 2 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (5.88%) Security Manager
9 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
9 2 (5.88%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
1 3 (8.82%) COM+
1 3 (8.82%) HTML
1 3 (8.82%) SOAP
1 3 (8.82%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) HEVC
2 2 (5.88%) PlayReady
2 2 (5.88%) Widevine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) DataPower
3 2 (5.88%) MPEG
3 2 (5.88%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Linux
1 14 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (38.24%) Windows
3 11 (32.35%) Solaris
3 11 (32.35%) Unix
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.94%) CentOS
5 1 (2.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
3 11 (32.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (32.35%) ITIL
3 11 (32.35%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (32.35%) Open Source
3 11 (32.35%) Virtual Environments
4 10 (29.41%) Change Control
4 10 (29.41%) High Availability
4 10 (29.41%) Incident Management
4 10 (29.41%) SIEM
5 8 (23.53%) Information Security
5 8 (23.53%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 7 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Network Management
8 5 (14.71%) Project Management
9 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (8.82%) Matrix Management
9 3 (8.82%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
3 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.82%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) CCNP
1 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (20.59%) CISSP
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (38.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) iptables
2 10 (29.41%) Postfix
2 10 (29.41%) Sendmail
2 10 (29.41%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (29.41%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) Nagios
2 11 (32.35%) OSSEC
2 11 (32.35%) Puppet
3 10 (29.41%) Cobbler
4 8 (23.53%) Nessus
5 3 (8.82%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
5 3 (8.82%) Opsview
6 2 (5.88%) TeMIP
7 1 (2.94%) Ansible
7 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.94%) SCCM
7 1 (2.94%) SCOM
7 1 (2.94%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) LogRhythm
2 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 14 (41.18%) Red Hat
2 14 (41.18%) SolarWinds
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco
3 12 (35.29%) HP
4 10 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 10 (29.41%) EMC
4 10 (29.41%) ServiceNow
4 10 (29.41%) TippingPoint
5 9 (26.47%) F5
6 8 (23.53%) ArcSight
6 8 (23.53%) LogLogic
7 7 (20.59%) Fortinet
7 7 (20.59%) Juniper
8 6 (17.65%) Tripwire
9 3 (8.82%) IBM
9 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
9 3 (8.82%) Software AG
9 3 (8.82%) webMethods