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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 114 126 136
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Contract jobs citing Splunk 12 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 0.43% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Median daily rate £333 £513 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.12% +113.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £650 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £295 £400
% change year-on-year
+52.54% -26.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -38.82%
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
1184 1406 1437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.80% 50.81% 47.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 757 708
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 114 94
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.45 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.30 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 6 £325 +10.16%
Essex +5 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 £463 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 11 (57.89%) SQL
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
3 9 (47.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (47.37%) SolarWinds
4 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
4 8 (42.11%) Linux
4 8 (42.11%) ITIL
5 7 (36.84%) Solaris
5 7 (36.84%) Nagios
5 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
5 7 (36.84%) High Availability
5 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
6 6 (31.58%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (31.58%) iptables
6 6 (31.58%) Open Source
6 6 (31.58%) OSSEC
6 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
6 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
6 6 (31.58%) Unix
6 6 (31.58%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) SAN
6 6 (31.58%) IBM
7 5 (26.32%) JBoss
7 5 (26.32%) Apache
7 5 (26.32%) Tomcat

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 5 (26.32%) Apache
1 5 (26.32%) IIS
1 5 (26.32%) JBoss
1 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
1 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.79%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) SAN
3 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 4 (21.05%) Internet
5 3 (15.79%) LAN
5 3 (15.79%) LDAP
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.53%) SSL
6 2 (10.53%) VLAN
6 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
7 1 (5.26%) MPLS
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security
7 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.26%) VoIP
7 1 (5.26%) VPLS
7 1 (5.26%) VPN
7 1 (5.26%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) JIRA
1 5 (26.32%) VisualVM
2 2 (10.53%) CruiseControl
2 2 (10.53%) FitNesse
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) MSTest
2 2 (10.53%) NUnit
2 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) COM+
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware
4 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 5 (26.32%) DataPower
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Solaris
4 6 (31.58%) Unix
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) High Availability
2 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
3 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (31.58%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
3 6 (31.58%) Open Source
4 5 (26.32%) Change Control
4 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.79%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (10.53%) OWASP
6 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) SOLID
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
3 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) APMP
3 1 (5.26%) CCIE
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) COBIT
1 1 (5.26%) HIPAA
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) iptables
2 5 (26.32%) Postfix
2 5 (26.32%) Sendmail
2 5 (26.32%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Nagios
2 6 (31.58%) OSSEC
3 5 (26.32%) Cobbler
3 5 (26.32%) Opsview
3 5 (26.32%) Puppet
4 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (5.26%) OpenView
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) Red Hat
2 9 (47.37%) SolarWinds
3 6 (31.58%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) IBM
4 5 (26.32%) EMC
4 5 (26.32%) LogRhythm
4 5 (26.32%) ServiceNow
4 5 (26.32%) TippingPoint
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) F5
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) Palo Alto
6 3 (15.79%) Software AG
6 3 (15.79%) webMethods
7 2 (10.53%) Juniper
8 1 (5.26%) Dell
8 1 (5.26%) NetApp
8 1 (5.26%) Remedy
8 1 (5.26%) VMware