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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 83 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Splunk 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.95% 0.063% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.22% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £235
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +38.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £53.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +231.25%
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
540 454 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.72% 28.48% 32.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 209 215
Median daily rate £400 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 11
Median hourly rate £29.16 £12.35 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.09% -41.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 July 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 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
3 14 (45.16%) Docker
3 14 (45.16%) DevOps
4 13 (41.94%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (41.94%) Ansible
4 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (41.94%) TeamCity
4 13 (41.94%) Puppet
4 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
5 12 (38.71%) PaaS
5 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (38.71%) Ruby
5 12 (38.71%) Migration
5 12 (38.71%) Linux
5 12 (38.71%) Python
6 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
6 11 (35.48%) Legal
6 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
6 11 (35.48%) PowerShell
6 11 (35.48%) MSBuild
6 11 (35.48%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (32.26%) SIEM
7 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
7 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (32.26%) Windows
7 10 (32.26%) Java
7 10 (32.26%) Perl
8 9 (29.03%) Banking
8 9 (29.03%) Bourne shell

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 4 (12.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (38.71%) PaaS
2 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Network Security
2 2 (6.45%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) LDAP
2 2 (6.45%) SSL
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Big Data
1 4 (12.90%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.45%) Data Lake
2 2 (6.45%) DB2
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
1 13 (41.94%) TeamCity
2 11 (35.48%) MSBuild
2 11 (35.48%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (9.68%) Hudson
4 2 (6.45%) Ant
4 2 (6.45%) Artifactory
4 2 (6.45%) ClearCase
4 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.45%) Gradle
4 2 (6.45%) Grunt
4 2 (6.45%) gulp
4 2 (6.45%) JIRA
4 2 (6.45%) Maven
4 2 (6.45%) Selenium
4 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (6.45%) Subversion
4 2 (6.45%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Legal
3 9 (29.03%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Consultant
1 11 (35.48%) Security Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) AWS Architect
4 4 (12.90%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) Azure Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Azure DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (12.90%) DevOps Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) SIEM Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) CISSP Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) Java EE
1 2 (6.45%) JDBC
1 2 (6.45%) JSP
1 2 (6.45%) Servlets
1 2 (6.45%) SOAP
1 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) PKI
3 2 (6.45%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 6 (19.35%) Unix
4 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) AIX
6 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) DevOps
2 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (38.71%) Migration
4 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
5 10 (32.26%) SIEM
6 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (16.13%) Project Management
9 4 (12.90%) Threat Management
10 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (9.68%) Information Security
10 3 (9.68%) ITIL
10 3 (9.68%) Performance Improvement
10 3 (9.68%) Performance Management
10 3 (9.68%) Planning and Forecasting
10 3 (9.68%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture
10 3 (9.68%) Security Management
10 3 (9.68%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Python
1 12 (38.71%) Ruby
2 11 (35.48%) PowerShell
3 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
3 10 (32.26%) Java
3 10 (32.26%) Perl
4 9 (29.03%) Bourne shell
5 8 (25.81%) C++
5 8 (25.81%) Korn
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.45%) SQL
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) CISSP
2 4 (12.90%) CISM
3 1 (3.23%) CISA
3 1 (3.23%) CISMP
3 1 (3.23%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (22.58%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.90%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Docker
2 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (6.45%) VirtualBox
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) Ansible
1 13 (41.94%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (41.94%) Puppet
2 4 (12.90%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (12.90%) QRadar
3 2 (6.45%) CA Wily
3 2 (6.45%) logstash
3 2 (6.45%) rkt
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.45%) Zenoss
4 1 (3.23%) CFEngine
4 1 (3.23%) Fluentd
4 1 (3.23%) Graylog
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Intel Security
2 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.90%) Qualys
3 4 (12.90%) Symantec
4 3 (9.68%) ArcSight
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
5 2 (6.45%) Google
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix