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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Splunk
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 60 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -4
Contract jobs citing Splunk 14 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.67% 0.48% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 4.20% 1.36% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £473 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +45.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

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
333 516 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.74% 35.37% 29.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 253 208
Median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £531 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.79% +187.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £39.25 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.25 £30.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 25 February 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 10 (40.00%) Banking
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (32.00%) Perl
3 8 (32.00%) Python
4 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 7 (28.00%) CISSP
5 6 (24.00%) Unix
5 6 (24.00%) Windows
5 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (24.00%) CEH
5 6 (24.00%) SIEM
5 6 (24.00%) Big Data
5 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (24.00%) Analytics
5 6 (24.00%) QRadar
6 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (20.00%) DevOps
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (16.00%) Puppet
7 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
7 4 (16.00%) Firewall
7 4 (16.00%) Asset Management
7 4 (16.00%) Java
7 4 (16.00%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (16.00%) Ansible
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (12.00%) Data Centre

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 (16.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Bluemix
2 1 (4.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) Maven
3 2 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.00%) Gerrit
4 1 (4.00%) GoCD
4 1 (4.00%) Gradle
4 1 (4.00%) gulp
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 10 (40.00%) Banking
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) Splunk Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Product Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Security Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) SIEM Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Splunk Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Unix Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) IT Architect
4 2 (8.00%) IT Security Architect
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) Browserify
2 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.00%) Fintech
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Unix
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) AIX
3 3 (12.00%) HPUX
3 3 (12.00%) Solaris
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Analytics
1 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (24.00%) SIEM
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) DevOps
3 4 (16.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (12.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Coaching
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (12.00%) Data Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (12.00%) Process Management
4 3 (12.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Perl
1 8 (32.00%) Python
2 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.00%) VBA
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) CISSP
2 6 (24.00%) CEH
3 3 (12.00%) CISM
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) QRadar
2 4 (16.00%) Ansible
2 4 (16.00%) Puppet
3 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe
1 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco
1 1 (4.00%) Dell
1 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (4.00%) Verint