The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 331 443 479
Rank change year-on-year
+112 +36
Contract jobs citing Splunk 320 212 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.40% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 0.93% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 116 88
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £319 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £256
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +51.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Splunk
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21967 22802 23784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.67% 43.26% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13575 13737 13683
Median daily rate £420 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 766 986 1100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.77 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% -6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in England

Splunk
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Splunk Daily Rate Trend in England

Splunk
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Splunk across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Splunk Daily Rate Histogram in England

Splunk
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Splunk across the England region.

Splunk Hourly Rate Trend in England

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +77 185 £500 -4.76% 26
Yorkshire +19 36 £365 -4.26% 5
North West +47 33 £425 -19.04% 3
South East -5 25 £500 +29.03% 12
South West +22 17 £525 +13.51% 1
East of England +24 16 £463 +15.62%
West Midlands - 8 £450 - 2
Splunk
UK

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 England region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 260 (42.07%) Linux
2 202 (32.69%) DevOps
3 180 (29.13%) Python
4 165 (26.70%) Java
5 158 (25.57%) Windows
6 150 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
6 150 (24.27%) Puppet
7 149 (24.11%) Finance
8 148 (23.95%) Firewall
9 147 (23.79%) Unix
10 135 (21.84%) Amazon AWS
11 128 (20.71%) Jenkins
12 113 (18.28%) SIEM
13 101 (16.34%) Opscode Chef
14 93 (15.05%) Configuration Management
14 93 (15.05%) Open Source
15 92 (14.89%) Docker
16 91 (14.72%) Banking
17 90 (14.56%) Ansible
18 89 (14.40%) Nagios
18 89 (14.40%) SQL
19 82 (13.27%) Information Security
20 80 (12.94%) Ruby
21 79 (12.78%) Git (software)
22 77 (12.46%) Perl
23 71 (11.49%) TCP/IP
24 70 (11.33%) Web Services
25 67 (10.84%) CISSP
26 65 (10.52%) ITIL
27 63 (10.19%) Security Cleared

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 50 (8.09%) Apache
2 49 (7.93%) Cloud Foundry
3 32 (5.18%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (3.72%) IIS
4 23 (3.72%) WebSphere
5 21 (3.40%) Confluence
5 21 (3.40%) Tomcat
6 17 (2.75%) OpenStack
7 15 (2.43%) JBoss
8 6 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (0.81%) Commerce Server
9 5 (0.81%) Drupal
9 5 (0.81%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (0.81%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.65%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.65%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.49%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.49%) Zimbra
12 2 (0.32%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.65%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.32%) MS Office
3 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.16%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) Fredhopper
1 5 (0.81%) RMDS
2 2 (0.32%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 135 (21.84%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (8.41%) PaaS
3 51 (8.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (4.85%) GitHub
5 23 (3.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 16 (2.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 16 (2.59%) OpenShift
7 8 (1.29%) IaaS
8 7 (1.13%) Slack
9 6 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.97%) AWS CloudTrail
9 6 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.81%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.81%) Trello
11 4 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (0.65%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.65%) Route 53
11 4 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (0.49%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 148 (23.95%) Firewall
2 71 (11.49%) TCP/IP
3 60 (9.71%) DNS
4 46 (7.44%) VPN
5 45 (7.28%) LAN
6 42 (6.80%) WAN
7 35 (5.66%) Network Security
8 31 (5.02%) SAN
9 23 (3.72%) Wireshark
10 21 (3.40%) VoIP
11 20 (3.24%) Intrusion Detection
12 19 (3.07%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (3.07%) LDAP
12 19 (3.07%) tcpdump
13 18 (2.91%) BGP
13 18 (2.91%) Wireless
14 16 (2.59%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (2.59%) HTTP
15 15 (2.43%) OSPF
15 15 (2.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.83%) MongoDB
2 34 (5.50%) SQL Server
3 31 (5.02%) MySQL
4 28 (4.53%) Hadoop
4 28 (4.53%) NoSQL
5 27 (4.37%) Big Data
6 15 (2.43%) Relational Database
7 12 (1.94%) Redis
8 11 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (1.62%) DB2
9 10 (1.62%) Sqoop
10 9 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.13%) Data Mining
12 6 (0.97%) Apache Hive
12 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (0.81%) GIS
13 5 (0.81%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 128 (20.71%) Jenkins
2 79 (12.78%) Git (software)
3 51 (8.25%) JIRA
4 37 (5.99%) Maven
5 36 (5.83%) TeamCity
6 30 (4.85%) Sonatype Nexus
7 28 (4.53%) Subversion
7 28 (4.53%) Vagrant
8 26 (4.21%) Octopus Deploy
9 22 (3.56%) Ant
10 17 (2.75%) MSBuild
11 16 (2.59%) SonarQube
12 15 (2.43%) Hudson
13 14 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 13 (2.10%) GoCD
15 12 (1.94%) Cucumber
15 12 (1.94%) Selenium
16 9 (1.46%) NuGet
16 9 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
17 8 (1.29%) IntelliJ
General
1 149 (24.11%) Finance
2 91 (14.72%) Banking
3 38 (6.15%) Retail
4 18 (2.91%) Back Office
5 16 (2.59%) Financial Institution
6 15 (2.43%) Front Office
6 15 (2.43%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.97%) Marketing
9 3 (0.49%) Publishing
9 3 (0.49%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.32%) Games
10 2 (0.32%) Law
10 2 (0.32%) Legal
10 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.16%) Advertising
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 112 (18.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 100 (16.18%) Consultant
3 94 (15.21%) Analyst
4 61 (9.87%) Architect
5 59 (9.55%) Security Analyst
6 49 (7.93%) Splunk Consultant
7 47 (7.61%) Developer
8 38 (6.15%) Security Consultant
9 30 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 29 (4.69%) Administrator
11 26 (4.21%) AWS Engineer
12 25 (4.05%) AWS DevOps
13 24 (3.88%) Splunk Engineer
14 22 (3.56%) Linux Engineer
15 20 (3.24%) Cybersecurity Analyst
16 19 (3.07%) IT Analyst
16 19 (3.07%) SIEM Analyst
16 19 (3.07%) Systems Administrator
17 18 (2.91%) Infrastructure Architect
17 18 (2.91%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (11.33%) Web Services
2 62 (10.03%) ELK Stack
3 44 (7.12%) HTML
3 44 (7.12%) Regular Expression
4 34 (5.50%) CSS
5 32 (5.18%) RESTful
5 32 (5.18%) Spring
6 31 (5.02%) XML
7 30 (4.85%) HTML5
8 29 (4.69%) .NET
9 27 (4.37%) CSS3
10 26 (4.21%) JSON
11 24 (3.88%) Spring Boot
12 22 (3.56%) LAMP
12 22 (3.56%) Middleware
13 19 (3.07%) REST
14 15 (2.43%) J2EE
15 13 (2.10%) Node.js
15 13 (2.10%) SOAP
16 12 (1.94%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 54 (8.74%) Data Centre
2 31 (5.02%) Management Information System
3 29 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.07%) Security Operations Centre
6 18 (2.91%) PKI
7 15 (2.43%) Private Cloud
8 14 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (1.94%) Cyber Attack
10 9 (1.46%) NHS
11 8 (1.29%) Cyberthreat
11 8 (1.29%) Fixed Income
11 8 (1.29%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.13%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.97%) DataPower
13 6 (0.97%) Derivative
13 6 (0.97%) Equities
13 6 (0.97%) Visualisation
14 5 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
14 5 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 260 (42.07%) Linux
2 158 (25.57%) Windows
3 147 (23.79%) Unix
4 42 (6.80%) Windows Server
5 29 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (3.88%) CentOS
7 21 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (3.24%) Ubuntu
8 20 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (2.75%) Solaris
10 12 (1.94%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.29%) AIX
12 6 (0.97%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.81%) Android
13 5 (0.81%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.81%) VMS
14 4 (0.65%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.65%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.32%) HPUX
15 2 (0.32%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (32.69%) DevOps
2 150 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (18.28%) SIEM
4 93 (15.05%) Configuration Management
4 93 (15.05%) Open Source
5 82 (13.27%) Information Security
6 65 (10.52%) ITIL
7 60 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (9.71%) Cybersecurity
8 54 (8.74%) Vulnerability Management
9 51 (8.25%) Security Operations
10 46 (7.44%) Load Balancing
11 42 (6.80%) Migration
12 38 (6.15%) Incident Management
13 36 (5.83%) E-Commerce
14 30 (4.85%) Microservices
15 29 (4.69%) Change Management
16 27 (4.37%) Kalman Filter
16 27 (4.37%) Project Management
17 26 (4.21%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (29.13%) Python
2 165 (26.70%) Java
3 89 (14.40%) SQL
4 80 (12.94%) Ruby
5 77 (12.46%) Perl
6 59 (9.55%) JavaScript
7 51 (8.25%) Bash Shell
8 45 (7.28%) Shell Script
9 40 (6.47%) PowerShell
10 34 (5.50%) PHP
11 25 (4.05%) C#
12 15 (2.43%) Scala
12 15 (2.43%) T-SQL
13 14 (2.27%) C++
13 14 (2.27%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.62%) Groovy
15 9 (1.46%) Bourne shell
16 7 (1.13%) Korn
17 6 (0.97%) C
18 3 (0.49%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 67 (10.84%) CISSP
2 63 (10.19%) Security Cleared
3 51 (8.25%) SC Cleared
4 47 (7.61%) Degree
5 30 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (4.53%) SANS
7 25 (4.05%) CCNP
7 25 (4.05%) SSCP
8 20 (3.24%) CISM
9 19 (3.07%) DV Cleared
10 15 (2.43%) GIAC
11 10 (1.62%) CCNA
12 9 (1.46%) AWS Certification
13 7 (1.13%) CCSE
13 7 (1.13%) GCFA
13 7 (1.13%) JNCIE
13 7 (1.13%) JNCIP
14 6 (0.97%) CCIE
14 6 (0.97%) EnCE
14 6 (0.97%) GCFE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.93%) PCI DSS
2 32 (5.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.43%) COBIT
4 12 (1.94%) QA
5 6 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.65%) PA-DSS
6 4 (0.65%) SLA
7 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.32%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.16%) GPG13
System Software
1 92 (14.89%) Docker
2 51 (8.25%) Active Directory
3 21 (3.40%) vSphere
4 18 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (2.27%) Snort
7 13 (2.10%) VMware ESX
8 11 (1.78%) iptables
9 10 (1.62%) Postfix
9 10 (1.62%) Sendmail
9 10 (1.62%) VMware Server
10 9 (1.46%) Apache Flume
11 7 (1.13%) BitLocker
12 4 (0.65%) Hyper-V
12 4 (0.65%) NFS
12 4 (0.65%) Varnish
13 3 (0.49%) Squid
14 2 (0.32%) KVM
15 1 (0.16%) Cygwin
15 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 150 (24.27%) Puppet
2 101 (16.34%) Opscode Chef
3 90 (14.56%) Ansible
4 89 (14.40%) Nagios
5 42 (6.80%) logstash
6 33 (5.34%) QRadar
7 31 (5.02%) SCCM
7 31 (5.02%) Terraform
8 28 (4.53%) Kibana
9 25 (4.05%) Grafana
10 18 (2.91%) Icinga
11 16 (2.59%) ITRS Geneos
12 15 (2.43%) Cobbler
13 14 (2.27%) HP SiteScope
13 14 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
14 13 (2.10%) Graphite
14 13 (2.10%) McAfee ePO
14 13 (2.10%) Nessus
15 12 (1.94%) SCOM
16 11 (1.78%) EnCase
Vendors
1 58 (9.39%) Cisco
2 57 (9.22%) Microsoft
3 54 (8.74%) AppDynamics
4 51 (8.25%) ArcSight
5 47 (7.61%) LogRhythm
5 47 (7.61%) Oracle
6 42 (6.80%) IBM
7 39 (6.31%) New Relic
7 39 (6.31%) Red Hat
8 36 (5.83%) VMware
9 33 (5.34%) Intel Security
10 32 (5.18%) CheckPoint
11 30 (4.85%) MuleSoft
12 29 (4.69%) HP
12 29 (4.69%) Symantec
13 25 (4.05%) Qualys
14 24 (3.88%) F5
15 19 (3.07%) Apple
16 18 (2.91%) Juniper
16 18 (2.91%) SolarWinds
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £551 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Rate: From £400 to £440 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago