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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 122 132 109
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Contract jobs citing Splunk 9 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
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£500 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -26.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
-27.11% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-38.82% -
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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
1390 1436 952
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.33% 47.68% 43.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 706 429
Average daily rate £375 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 97 131
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.03 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

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
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 6 May 2015.

Splunk Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 May 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 - 3 £295 - 1
Norfolk - 3 £650 -
Suffolk +5 2 £500 +122.22% 1
Essex +2 1 £525 +10.52%
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) Symantec
4 5 (31.25%) Information Security
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) UNIX
5 4 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (25.00%) PKI
5 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) SIEM
6 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
6 3 (18.75%) Regular Expression
6 3 (18.75%) Lumension
6 3 (18.75%) Network Management
6 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
6 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (18.75%) VLAN
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) AlgoSec
6 3 (18.75%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) LAN
6 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) IPsec
3 3 (18.75%) VLAN
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (12.50%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) IPv4
5 1 (6.25%) IPv6
5 1 (6.25%) LDAP
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
5 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (6.25%) IntruShield
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) EDMS
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) Fiddler
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) StyleCop
1 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 2 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Data Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Regular Expression
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Information Security
2 4 (25.00%) SIEM
3 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
3 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
3 3 (18.75%) Network Management
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) ProxySG
3 1 (6.25%) Snort
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Nessus
2 2 (12.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (12.50%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (6.25%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) Symantec
4 4 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) Sophos
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Blue Coat
5 3 (18.75%) Lumension
5 3 (18.75%) AlgoSec
5 3 (18.75%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (12.50%) Rapid7
6 2 (12.50%) Qualys
6 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 2 (12.50%) ArcSight
6 2 (12.50%) Tripwire
6 2 (12.50%) Altiris
6 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 2 (12.50%) NetIQ
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