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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Splunk
UK / England
Rank 285 341 441
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +100
Contract jobs citing Splunk 317 294 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.62% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 1.44% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 205 119
Median daily rate £500 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £474 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +35.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £51.00 - -
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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18552 20482 21459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.35% 42.94% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11656 12435 12578
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 672 793 895
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.05 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £55.00 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +3 170 £510 -1.68% 36
South East +13 46 £450 -2.70% 9
North West +53 39 £525 +2.94% 1
Yorkshire +30 36 £425 -10.52% 10
East of England +5 8 £550 - 2
West Midlands +4 8 £500 +11.11% 5
South West +7 4 £625 +90.83% 4
East Midlands - 4 £489 -
Midlands - 1 £550 -
Splunk
UK

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 273 (40.03%) Linux
2 212 (31.09%) DevOps
3 205 (30.06%) Python
4 187 (27.42%) Java
5 180 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
6 162 (23.75%) Windows
7 160 (23.46%) Unix
8 159 (23.31%) Amazon AWS
9 154 (22.58%) Firewall
10 147 (21.55%) Finance
11 136 (19.94%) Puppet
12 133 (19.50%) Jenkins
13 118 (17.30%) Docker
14 116 (17.01%) SIEM
14 116 (17.01%) Elastic Stack
15 113 (16.57%) Ansible
15 113 (16.57%) Cybersecurity
16 102 (14.96%) Banking
17 98 (14.37%) Opscode Chef
18 97 (14.22%) TCP/IP
19 87 (12.76%) IBM
19 87 (12.76%) Perl
19 87 (12.76%) SQL
19 87 (12.76%) Security Cleared
20 86 (12.61%) Git (software)
21 85 (12.46%) JavaScript
22 83 (12.17%) CISSP
22 83 (12.17%) Information Security
23 82 (12.02%) QRadar
24 79 (11.58%) Security Operations

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 60 (8.80%) Cloud Foundry
2 49 (7.18%) Confluence
3 44 (6.45%) Apache
3 44 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
4 32 (4.69%) OpenStack
5 24 (3.52%) WebSphere
6 21 (3.08%) JBoss
7 17 (2.49%) Tomcat
8 15 (2.20%) CMS
8 15 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
9 14 (2.05%) CICS
9 14 (2.05%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (1.47%) IIS
11 8 (1.17%) Apache Spark
12 6 (0.88%) Drupal
12 6 (0.88%) Mule
12 6 (0.88%) nginx
13 4 (0.59%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.59%) Commerce Server
13 4 (0.59%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 9 (1.32%) MS Visio
2 7 (1.03%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.59%) Fredhopper
2 3 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.44%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.15%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 159 (23.31%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (11.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (8.50%) GitHub
4 45 (6.60%) PaaS
5 25 (3.67%) IaaS
6 19 (2.79%) Office 365
7 16 (2.35%) OpenShift
8 13 (1.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 12 (1.76%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (1.32%) Bluemix
10 9 (1.32%) IBM Cloud
10 9 (1.32%) Loggly
11 8 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (1.17%) Heroku
11 8 (1.17%) SaaS
11 8 (1.17%) Sumo Logic
12 7 (1.03%) Datadog
12 7 (1.03%) Google Analytics
12 7 (1.03%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 154 (22.58%) Firewall
2 97 (14.22%) TCP/IP
3 68 (9.97%) VPN
4 62 (9.09%) WAN
5 61 (8.94%) LAN
6 53 (7.77%) DNS
7 52 (7.62%) VoIP
8 47 (6.89%) HTTP
9 28 (4.11%) Network Security
10 27 (3.96%) LDAP
11 23 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
12 22 (3.23%) SMTP
13 21 (3.08%) SNMP
14 16 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (2.20%) SSL
15 15 (2.20%) Wireless
16 14 (2.05%) Cisco Nexus
17 11 (1.61%) SAN
18 9 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
18 9 (1.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (9.82%) MongoDB
2 59 (8.65%) Big Data
3 47 (6.89%) Redis
4 45 (6.60%) Hadoop
4 45 (6.60%) NoSQL
5 36 (5.28%) SQL Server
6 27 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (3.67%) MySQL
8 24 (3.52%) Relational Database
9 20 (2.93%) HBase
10 19 (2.79%) Apache Hive
11 15 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (2.05%) DB2
13 13 (1.91%) Neo4j
14 11 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (1.61%) Riak
14 11 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (1.47%) Sqoop
16 8 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
17 5 (0.73%) Squirro
Development Applications
1 133 (19.50%) Jenkins
2 86 (12.61%) Git (software)
3 75 (11.00%) JIRA
4 46 (6.74%) Cucumber
4 46 (6.74%) Selenium
5 45 (6.60%) Maven
6 37 (5.43%) JMeter
7 36 (5.28%) Gradle
8 30 (4.40%) Sonatype Nexus
9 27 (3.96%) Bitbucket
9 27 (3.96%) Subversion
10 24 (3.52%) Vagrant
11 21 (3.08%) Ant
11 21 (3.08%) TeamCity
12 16 (2.35%) Apache Ivy
13 15 (2.20%) eggPlant
13 15 (2.20%) gulp
13 15 (2.20%) WebDriver
14 14 (2.05%) JUnit
15 13 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 147 (21.55%) Finance
2 102 (14.96%) Banking
3 26 (3.81%) Retail
4 21 (3.08%) Legal
5 18 (2.64%) Investment Banking
6 13 (1.91%) Retail Banking
7 9 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.03%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.88%) Law
10 3 (0.44%) Front Office
10 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.29%) Advertising
11 2 (0.29%) Back Office
11 2 (0.29%) Electronics
11 2 (0.29%) Marketing
11 2 (0.29%) Publishing
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 120 (17.60%) Analyst
2 102 (14.96%) Architect
3 84 (12.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 75 (11.00%) Consultant
5 73 (10.70%) Security Analyst
6 63 (9.24%) Developer
7 40 (5.87%) Administrator
8 36 (5.28%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 30 (4.40%) Security Architect
9 30 (4.40%) Security Consultant
10 26 (3.81%) Java Developer
10 26 (3.81%) Linux Engineer
11 25 (3.67%) Splunk Consultant
11 25 (3.67%) Systems Administrator
12 22 (3.23%) Splunk Engineer
13 21 (3.08%) SOC Analyst
14 20 (2.93%) Security Engineer
15 17 (2.49%) DevOps Specialist
16 16 (2.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 16 (2.35%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (17.01%) Elastic Stack
2 79 (11.58%) Web Services
3 51 (7.48%) HTML
4 47 (6.89%) XML
5 46 (6.74%) CSS
5 46 (6.74%) RESTful
6 45 (6.60%) REST
7 44 (6.45%) Middleware
8 39 (5.72%) JSON
9 37 (5.43%) Spring
10 34 (4.99%) Regular Expression
11 32 (4.69%) Spring Boot
12 28 (4.11%) Node.js
13 22 (3.23%) HTML5
14 21 (3.08%) CSS3
15 20 (2.93%) J2EE
16 17 (2.49%) Spring Cloud
17 15 (2.20%) Browserify
18 14 (2.05%) .NET
18 14 (2.05%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 50 (7.33%) Management Information System
2 44 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (4.69%) Cyber Attack
4 30 (4.40%) Data Centre
5 28 (4.11%) Reference Data
6 27 (3.96%) Security Operations Centre
7 25 (3.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 24 (3.52%) Computer Science
9 20 (2.93%) iPad
10 18 (2.64%) Cyber Defence
11 17 (2.49%) Public Cloud
12 16 (2.35%) Mainframe
13 12 (1.76%) NHS
14 11 (1.61%) Data Structures
15 8 (1.17%) Mobile App
16 7 (1.03%) CMDB
16 7 (1.03%) User Experience
17 6 (0.88%) Replication
18 5 (0.73%) Clustering
18 5 (0.73%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 273 (40.03%) Linux
2 162 (23.75%) Windows
3 160 (23.46%) Unix
4 39 (5.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (4.69%) Windows Server
6 31 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (3.96%) CentOS
7 27 (3.96%) Ubuntu
8 24 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (2.79%) Solaris
10 14 (2.05%) AIX
11 13 (1.91%) Android
12 12 (1.76%) Apple iOS
13 11 (1.61%) zOS
14 9 (1.32%) HPUX
15 5 (0.73%) CoreOS
16 4 (0.59%) VMS
17 3 (0.44%) Amazon Linux
17 3 (0.44%) Debian
17 3 (0.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (31.09%) DevOps
2 180 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (17.01%) SIEM
4 113 (16.57%) Cybersecurity
5 83 (12.17%) Information Security
6 79 (11.58%) Security Operations
7 78 (11.44%) Configuration Management
8 72 (10.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 70 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
10 69 (10.12%) Open Source
11 61 (8.94%) Scrum
12 58 (8.50%) Patch Management
12 58 (8.50%) TDD
13 54 (7.92%) Analytics
14 53 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
15 51 (7.48%) ITIL
16 49 (7.18%) BDD
17 47 (6.89%) Security Monitoring
18 44 (6.45%) Project Management
19 43 (6.30%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 205 (30.06%) Python
2 187 (27.42%) Java
3 87 (12.76%) Perl
3 87 (12.76%) SQL
4 85 (12.46%) JavaScript
5 67 (9.82%) Ruby
6 60 (8.80%) Bash Shell
7 50 (7.33%) Shell Script
8 36 (5.28%) PHP
9 31 (4.55%) PowerShell
10 27 (3.96%) C++
11 26 (3.81%) Groovy
11 26 (3.81%) Scala
12 22 (3.23%) C#
13 12 (1.76%) T-SQL
14 10 (1.47%) Korn
15 7 (1.03%) Apple Swift
15 7 (1.03%) Go
15 7 (1.03%) R
16 6 (0.88%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 87 (12.76%) Security Cleared
2 83 (12.17%) CISSP
3 70 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 56 (8.21%) SANS
5 53 (7.77%) SSCP
6 51 (7.48%) Degree
7 16 (2.35%) CISM
8 15 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.17%) CEH
10 7 (1.03%) GIAC
10 7 (1.03%) ISSAP
11 6 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (0.88%) CCNP
11 6 (0.88%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.73%) AWS Certification
12 5 (0.73%) MCP
13 4 (0.59%) CISA
13 4 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.44%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (8.06%) PCI DSS
2 32 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.20%) Data Quality
4 13 (1.91%) QA
5 8 (1.17%) COBIT
5 8 (1.17%) PA-DSS
6 7 (1.03%) GDPR
7 5 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.29%) GPG13
8 2 (0.29%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.15%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.15%) SDET
9 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 118 (17.30%) Docker
2 25 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.49%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.47%) Apache Flume
5 9 (1.32%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.17%) HDFS
6 8 (1.17%) Snort
7 6 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.88%) VMware Server
8 5 (0.73%) LXC
8 5 (0.73%) NFS
8 5 (0.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (0.73%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (0.73%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.59%) GPFS
9 4 (0.59%) vCloud
9 4 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.59%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.59%) vSphere
10 3 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 136 (19.94%) Puppet
2 113 (16.57%) Ansible
3 98 (14.37%) Opscode Chef
4 82 (12.02%) QRadar
5 66 (9.68%) Nagios
6 64 (9.38%) logstash
7 60 (8.80%) Kibana
8 22 (3.23%) Grafana
9 20 (2.93%) Graphite
9 20 (2.93%) McAfee ePO
9 20 (2.93%) Salt
10 19 (2.79%) ZABBIX
11 18 (2.64%) Nessus
12 15 (2.20%) CA Service Virtualization
12 15 (2.20%) Kubernetes
12 15 (2.20%) OMEGAMON
13 13 (1.91%) ITRS Geneos
13 13 (1.91%) Nexpose
14 12 (1.76%) CA Endevor
14 12 (1.76%) Nmap
Vendors
1 87 (12.76%) IBM
2 65 (9.53%) VMware
3 60 (8.80%) AppDynamics
4 57 (8.36%) Cisco
4 57 (8.36%) Microsoft
4 57 (8.36%) Red Hat
5 53 (7.77%) LogRhythm
6 48 (7.04%) Apple
7 45 (6.60%) ArcSight
7 45 (6.60%) New Relic
8 43 (6.30%) Intel Security
9 41 (6.01%) Oracle
10 36 (5.28%) MuleSoft
11 34 (4.99%) F5
12 28 (4.11%) CA
12 28 (4.11%) HP
13 27 (3.96%) CheckPoint
14 26 (3.81%) Symantec
15 22 (3.23%) Qualys
16 21 (3.08%) Google
Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £475 to £525 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes
VASSIT
Rate: Competitive remuneration
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rate - 12 months
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £500 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
South West London
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £700 to £750 p/day
Posted: 14 days ago