The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 63 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing Splunk 11 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.19% 0.85% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.78% 2.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £444 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +36.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Splunk
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
396 530 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.86% 34.80% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 244 237
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £24.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +0.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £12.26 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £33.33 £73.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Splunk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Splunk
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Splunk across the Edinburgh region.

Splunk Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 9 (45.00%) SIEM
2 8 (40.00%) Perl
2 8 (40.00%) Unix
2 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (30.00%) CISM
3 6 (30.00%) CISSP
3 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (30.00%) QRadar
4 5 (25.00%) Threat Detection
4 5 (25.00%) Banking
4 5 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (20.00%) Intel Security
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 4 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (20.00%) DevOps
6 3 (15.00%) Analytics
6 3 (15.00%) Threat Management
6 3 (15.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (15.00%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (15.00%) Big Data
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
1 3 (15.00%) Network Security
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) GitLab
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Consultant
1 7 (35.00%) Security Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) SIEM Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) CISSP Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Product Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Security Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Security Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Splunk Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Unix Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) IT Architect
5 2 (10.00%) IT Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Cyberthreat Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Cyberthreat Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) SOC Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (15.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
1 8 (40.00%) Unix
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) AIX
3 3 (15.00%) HPUX
3 3 (15.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) SIEM
2 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (25.00%) Threat Detection
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) DevOps
4 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 3 (15.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (15.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) Process Management
5 3 (15.00%) Security Management
5 3 (15.00%) Security Operations
5 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Threat Management
5 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (15.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Perl
2 5 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.00%) VBA
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CISM
1 6 (30.00%) CISSP
2 3 (15.00%) CEH
2 3 (15.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (15.00%) COBIT
2 3 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) QRadar
2 3 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (10.00%) Ansible
3 2 (10.00%) Fluentd
3 2 (10.00%) Graylog
3 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (15.00%) Qualys
2 3 (15.00%) Symantec