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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Splunk
England / East of England
Rank 112 119 122
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Splunk 9 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 0.64% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Median daily rate £550 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £489 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1024 1086 1267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 47.17% 46.89% 49.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 589 725
Median daily rate £390 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 112 120
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.42 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £50.68 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire -1 7 £550 - 1
Suffolk -10 2 £575 +53.33%
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 13 (56.52%) Firewall
1 13 (56.52%) SIEM
2 10 (43.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
3 9 (39.13%) Information Security
3 9 (39.13%) Nessus
3 9 (39.13%) Network Security
4 8 (34.78%) PCI DSS
4 8 (34.78%) CISSP
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco
4 8 (34.78%) LogRhythm
4 8 (34.78%) F5
4 8 (34.78%) ArcSight
4 8 (34.78%) LogLogic
5 7 (30.43%) tcpdump
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (30.43%) Spanning Tree
5 7 (30.43%) WAN
5 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
5 7 (30.43%) LAN
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (30.43%) Juniper
5 7 (30.43%) CCNP
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (30.43%) Fortinet
5 7 (30.43%) Wireshark
5 7 (30.43%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Retail
6 6 (26.09%) Tripwire
6 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) GitHub
1 2 (8.70%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 9 (39.13%) Network Security
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (30.43%) LAN
3 7 (30.43%) Spanning Tree
3 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
3 7 (30.43%) tcpdump
3 7 (30.43%) WAN
3 7 (30.43%) Wireshark
4 6 (26.09%) BGP
4 6 (26.09%) OSPF
5 2 (8.70%) Multicast
6 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) AppScan
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Consultant
2 12 (52.17%) Security Consultant
3 7 (30.43%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Security Technical Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Security Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Firewall Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Security Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HEVC
1 2 (8.70%) PlayReady
1 2 (8.70%) Widevine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) MPEG
1 2 (8.70%) Video on Demand
2 1 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) SIEM
2 10 (43.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 9 (39.13%) Information Security
4 7 (30.43%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
5 6 (26.09%) Network Management
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) Matrix Management
8 2 (8.70%) DevOps
8 2 (8.70%) DRM
8 2 (8.70%) Internal Audit
8 2 (8.70%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (8.70%) People Management
8 2 (8.70%) Scalability Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Analytics
9 1 (4.35%) API Integration
9 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) Python
1 1 (4.35%) Ruby
1 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) CISSP
2 7 (30.43%) CCNP
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CEH
3 1 (4.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Nessus
2 3 (13.04%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.70%) Ansible
3 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
3 2 (8.70%) Nagios
3 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.70%) Puppet
3 2 (8.70%) QRadar
3 2 (8.70%) TeMIP
3 2 (8.70%) Terraform
4 1 (4.35%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
2 8 (34.78%) ArcSight
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) F5
2 8 (34.78%) LogLogic
2 8 (34.78%) LogRhythm
3 7 (30.43%) Fortinet
3 7 (30.43%) Juniper
4 6 (26.09%) Tripwire
5 4 (17.39%) Sophos
5 4 (17.39%) Symantec
6 2 (8.70%) CA
6 2 (8.70%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) Intel
6 2 (8.70%) Nagra
6 2 (8.70%) New Relic
6 2 (8.70%) Tektronix
7 1 (4.35%) Acunetix
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) xMatters