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 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 344 420 476
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +56
Contract jobs citing Splunk 302 196 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.39% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 0.87% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 134 73
Median daily rate £475 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £247 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+41.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +87.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +87.50%
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
22006 22424 21839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.42% 44.79% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13814 13453 12557
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 1003 972
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +68 169 £523 +16.11% 30
North West +33 43 £452 - 1
South East +14 29 £456 +1.38% 4
Yorkshire -37 25 £425 +41.66% 5
East of England +24 18 £340 -6.20% 3
South West +6 8 £325 -7.14% 1
West Midlands - 6 £369 -
East Midlands -6 2 £363 -26.39%
Splunk
UK

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 215 (36.07%) DevOps
2 210 (35.23%) Linux
3 193 (32.38%) Puppet
4 188 (31.54%) Python
5 180 (30.20%) Java
6 146 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
7 138 (23.15%) Finance
8 137 (22.99%) Jenkins
9 121 (20.30%) Unix
10 118 (19.80%) Configuration Management
11 116 (19.46%) Windows
12 112 (18.79%) Amazon AWS
13 110 (18.46%) Ruby
14 106 (17.79%) Docker
15 103 (17.28%) Git (software)
16 98 (16.44%) Opscode Chef
17 92 (15.44%) Firewall
18 89 (14.93%) Nagios
19 86 (14.43%) SIEM
20 85 (14.26%) Microsoft
21 82 (13.76%) SQL
22 81 (13.59%) Information Security
23 79 (13.26%) Perl
24 78 (13.09%) Active Directory
24 78 (13.09%) Ansible
25 75 (12.58%) Continuous Integration
26 73 (12.25%) ArcSight
27 72 (12.08%) Microsoft Azure
28 71 (11.91%) Banking
29 69 (11.58%) JIRA

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 49 (8.22%) Apache
2 43 (7.21%) Tomcat
3 40 (6.71%) OpenStack
4 35 (5.87%) Elasticsearch
5 27 (4.53%) Cloud Foundry
6 20 (3.36%) Confluence
7 19 (3.19%) JBoss
8 15 (2.52%) Apache Pig
8 15 (2.52%) IIS
9 14 (2.35%) WebSphere
10 13 (2.18%) WebLogic
11 9 (1.51%) nginx
12 4 (0.67%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.67%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.50%) Zimbra
14 2 (0.34%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.34%) WordPress
15 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 27 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.50%) MS Office
3 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (0.67%) RMDS
2 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 112 (18.79%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (12.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (6.54%) PaaS
4 30 (5.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 17 (2.85%) IaaS
6 15 (2.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 12 (2.01%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (1.85%) GitHub
9 8 (1.34%) OpenShift
10 5 (0.84%) Heroku
10 5 (0.84%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.84%) SaaS
11 4 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.50%) IBM SmartCloud
13 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.34%) AWS CloudTrail
13 2 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.34%) Datadog
14 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 92 (15.44%) Firewall
2 62 (10.40%) DNS
3 36 (6.04%) VPN
4 34 (5.70%) Network Security
5 31 (5.20%) HTTP
5 31 (5.20%) TCP/IP
6 27 (4.53%) Intrusion Detection
7 25 (4.19%) LDAP
7 25 (4.19%) SSL
8 23 (3.86%) Internet
9 20 (3.36%) LAN
10 19 (3.19%) SAN
11 18 (3.02%) WAN
12 17 (2.85%) Wireshark
13 14 (2.35%) DMZ
14 13 (2.18%) tcpdump
15 12 (2.01%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (2.01%) Wireless
16 10 (1.68%) BGP
17 9 (1.51%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.70%) Big Data
2 28 (4.70%) Hadoop
3 26 (4.36%) Relational Database
4 21 (3.52%) MySQL
4 21 (3.52%) NoSQL
5 19 (3.19%) Azure SQL Database
6 16 (2.68%) Apache Hive
7 15 (2.52%) MongoDB
8 12 (2.01%) KDB
9 9 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (1.17%) GIS
10 7 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.01%) DB2
11 6 (1.01%) Spotfire
12 5 (0.84%) CouchDB
12 5 (0.84%) Neo4j
13 4 (0.67%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.50%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 137 (22.99%) Jenkins
2 103 (17.28%) Git (software)
3 69 (11.58%) JIRA
4 57 (9.56%) Maven
5 39 (6.54%) Subversion
6 34 (5.70%) Hudson
7 33 (5.54%) Ant
8 31 (5.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 31 (5.20%) TeamCity
9 28 (4.70%) Octopus Deploy
10 18 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (2.85%) MSBuild
12 16 (2.68%) Vagrant
13 13 (2.18%) GoCD
13 13 (2.18%) SonarQube
14 12 (2.01%) Sonatype Nexus
15 10 (1.68%) Artifactory
16 8 (1.34%) NuGet
17 7 (1.17%) Metasploit
18 6 (1.01%) FishEye
General
1 138 (23.15%) Finance
2 71 (11.91%) Banking
3 25 (4.19%) Retail
4 22 (3.69%) Investment Banking
5 17 (2.85%) Back Office
6 15 (2.52%) Front Office
7 8 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.17%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.17%) Marketing
9 4 (0.67%) Advertising
9 4 (0.67%) Publishing
10 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.34%) Electronics
10 2 (0.34%) French Language
10 2 (0.34%) Games
10 2 (0.34%) Law
10 2 (0.34%) Legal
10 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 124 (20.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 95 (15.94%) Analyst
3 67 (11.24%) Consultant
4 58 (9.73%) Developer
5 48 (8.05%) Security Analyst
6 43 (7.21%) Architect
7 42 (7.05%) Linux Engineer
8 36 (6.04%) Splunk Consultant
9 32 (5.37%) Splunk Engineer
10 31 (5.20%) Administrator
10 31 (5.20%) AWS Engineer
11 29 (4.87%) Cloud Engineer
11 29 (4.87%) SOC Analyst
12 26 (4.36%) Security Consultant
13 24 (4.03%) Azure Engineer
14 23 (3.86%) Azure DevOps
14 23 (3.86%) Systems Engineer
15 22 (3.69%) Automation Engineer
15 22 (3.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 22 (3.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (11.24%) Web Services
2 39 (6.54%) .NET
3 29 (4.87%) XML
4 25 (4.19%) Regular Expression
5 24 (4.03%) ELK Stack
6 20 (3.36%) HTML
7 16 (2.68%) Node.js
8 15 (2.52%) LAMP
9 13 (2.18%) Kafka
10 11 (1.85%) JSON
10 11 (1.85%) REST
11 10 (1.68%) SOAP
12 9 (1.51%) LEMP Stack
13 8 (1.34%) MCollective
13 8 (1.34%) RabbitMQ
14 7 (1.17%) HTML5
15 6 (1.01%) AngularJS
15 6 (1.01%) boto
15 6 (1.01%) Dropwizard
15 6 (1.01%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.73%) Data Centre
2 28 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.70%) Computer Science
3 25 (4.19%) Security Operations Centre
4 21 (3.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 19 (3.19%) Cyberthreat
5 19 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.02%) PKI
7 17 (2.85%) Private Cloud
8 16 (2.68%) Visualisation
9 14 (2.35%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.51%) Fintech
10 9 (1.51%) Performance Metrics
11 8 (1.34%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.34%) Replication
12 7 (1.17%) Clustering
13 6 (1.01%) Cloud Native
13 6 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (0.84%) Fixed Income
14 5 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 210 (35.23%) Linux
2 121 (20.30%) Unix
3 116 (19.46%) Windows
4 35 (5.87%) Windows Server
5 33 (5.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (3.19%) Solaris
6 19 (3.19%) VMS
7 18 (3.02%) CentOS
7 18 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (2.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (1.68%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.68%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.51%) AIX
11 7 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.01%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.84%) HPUX
14 3 (0.50%) Android
14 3 (0.50%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (36.07%) DevOps
2 146 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (19.80%) Configuration Management
4 86 (14.43%) SIEM
5 81 (13.59%) Information Security
6 75 (12.58%) Continuous Integration
7 50 (8.39%) Open Source
8 45 (7.55%) ITIL
9 42 (7.05%) Security Operations
10 41 (6.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 38 (6.38%) Migration
12 37 (6.21%) High Availability
12 37 (6.21%) Incident Management
13 35 (5.87%) Load Balancing
14 33 (5.54%) Cybersecurity
14 33 (5.54%) Stakeholder Management
15 32 (5.37%) Change Management
16 30 (5.03%) Vulnerability Management
17 29 (4.87%) Continuous Delivery
17 29 (4.87%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 188 (31.54%) Python
2 180 (30.20%) Java
3 110 (18.46%) Ruby
4 82 (13.76%) SQL
5 79 (13.26%) Perl
6 68 (11.41%) Bash Shell
6 68 (11.41%) PowerShell
7 43 (7.21%) PHP
8 40 (6.71%) C#
9 33 (5.54%) Shell Script
10 27 (4.53%) JavaScript
11 21 (3.52%) C++
12 17 (2.85%) C
13 15 (2.52%) Groovy
14 10 (1.68%) Bourne shell
14 10 (1.68%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.51%) Korn
16 7 (1.17%) Tcl
16 7 (1.17%) VB
17 4 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (9.40%) CISSP
2 39 (6.54%) Degree
3 37 (6.21%) Security Cleared
4 30 (5.03%) SC Cleared
5 25 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (3.69%) CISM
7 18 (3.02%) CCNP
8 13 (2.18%) CCNA
9 11 (1.85%) GCIA
9 11 (1.85%) SANS
10 10 (1.68%) GIAC
11 9 (1.51%) GCFE
12 8 (1.34%) CCIE
12 8 (1.34%) CFCE
12 8 (1.34%) EnCE
12 8 (1.34%) GCFA
12 8 (1.34%) SSCP
13 7 (1.17%) CCSE
13 7 (1.17%) JNCIE
13 7 (1.17%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (5.03%) PCI DSS
3 14 (2.35%) COBIT
4 8 (1.34%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (1.01%) QA
6 5 (0.84%) SLA
7 1 (0.17%) FIPS 140-2
7 1 (0.17%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.17%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 106 (17.79%) Docker
2 78 (13.09%) Active Directory
3 35 (5.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (5.70%) vSphere
5 23 (3.86%) VMware ESX
6 15 (2.52%) Snort
7 12 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (1.85%) Sendmail
8 11 (1.85%) Squid
9 10 (1.68%) iptables
10 9 (1.51%) Postfix
11 8 (1.34%) qmail
12 6 (1.01%) BitLocker
13 5 (0.84%) NFS
14 3 (0.50%) Firmware
14 3 (0.50%) vCloud
15 2 (0.34%) HDFS
15 2 (0.34%) Samba
15 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
16 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 193 (32.38%) Puppet
2 98 (16.44%) Opscode Chef
3 89 (14.93%) Nagios
4 78 (13.09%) Ansible
5 43 (7.21%) logstash
6 41 (6.88%) SCCM
7 33 (5.54%) QRadar
8 32 (5.37%) Icinga
9 29 (4.87%) ITRS Geneos
10 23 (3.86%) Graphite
10 23 (3.86%) Kubernetes
11 20 (3.36%) FreeIPA
11 20 (3.36%) SCOM
12 18 (3.02%) Ganglia
12 18 (3.02%) HP SiteScope
12 18 (3.02%) Kibana
13 15 (2.52%) SELinux
13 15 (2.52%) ZABBIX
14 13 (2.18%) Cobbler
14 13 (2.18%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 85 (14.26%) Microsoft
2 73 (12.25%) ArcSight
3 62 (10.40%) VMware
4 59 (9.90%) Oracle
5 43 (7.21%) Cisco
6 34 (5.70%) IBM
7 32 (5.37%) HP
8 31 (5.20%) Red Hat
9 30 (5.03%) Intel Security
9 30 (5.03%) Qualys
10 25 (4.19%) Symantec
11 24 (4.03%) SolarWinds
12 22 (3.69%) CheckPoint
13 21 (3.52%) Palo Alto
14 19 (3.19%) Dell
15 18 (3.02%) LogRhythm
15 18 (3.02%) New Relic
15 18 (3.02%) Tableau
16 17 (2.85%) AppDynamics
17 16 (2.68%) TIBCO
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