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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 278 394 458
Rank change year-on-year
+116 +64
Contract jobs citing Splunk 387 225 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.45% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 1.84% 1.06% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 151 110
Median daily rate £475 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £341 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +42.85%
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
21058 21270 23397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.38% 42.49% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12962 12663 14084
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 898 1153
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +26 192 £481 -12.50% 37
Yorkshire +70 68 £450 +16.12% 5
North West +35 43 £450 -18.18% 1
South East +23 40 £500 +11.11% 10
South West +16 17 £543 +24.00% 4
East of England +7 10 £550 +46.66% 2
West Midlands -11 8 £450 - 2
East Midlands -3 4 £489 +8.66%
Midlands - 4 £475 -
North East -36 1 £500 +5.26%
Splunk
UK

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 283 (40.96%) Linux
2 230 (33.29%) DevOps
3 194 (28.08%) Python
4 182 (26.34%) Java
5 176 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
6 164 (23.73%) Windows
7 158 (22.87%) Firewall
8 155 (22.43%) Unix
9 153 (22.14%) Amazon AWS
10 146 (21.13%) Finance
11 137 (19.83%) SIEM
12 131 (18.96%) Jenkins
13 128 (18.52%) Puppet
14 120 (17.37%) Ansible
15 111 (16.06%) Docker
16 110 (15.92%) Banking
17 99 (14.33%) Opscode Chef
18 97 (14.04%) Perl
19 96 (13.89%) TCP/IP
20 94 (13.60%) Open Source
21 93 (13.46%) JavaScript
22 92 (13.31%) SQL
22 92 (13.31%) Cybersecurity
23 90 (13.02%) Information Security
24 89 (12.88%) ELK Stack
25 78 (11.29%) Security Cleared
26 76 (11.00%) Git (software)
27 75 (10.85%) AppDynamics
28 74 (10.71%) IBM
29 71 (10.27%) Cloud Foundry

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 71 (10.27%) Cloud Foundry
2 55 (7.96%) Apache
3 45 (6.51%) Confluence
4 44 (6.37%) Elasticsearch
5 31 (4.49%) WebSphere
6 23 (3.33%) OpenStack
7 18 (2.60%) JBoss
8 17 (2.46%) Tomcat
8 17 (2.46%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (2.17%) IIS
10 14 (2.03%) CICS
11 8 (1.16%) Commerce Server
11 8 (1.16%) Drupal
11 8 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
12 7 (1.01%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.72%) CMS
13 5 (0.72%) nginx
14 4 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.43%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (1.16%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.72%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.16%) Fredhopper
2 3 (0.43%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.29%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.29%) RMDS
4 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 153 (22.14%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (9.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (8.39%) PaaS
4 54 (7.81%) GitHub
5 19 (2.75%) IaaS
5 19 (2.75%) OpenShift
6 17 (2.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (1.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 8 (1.16%) Bluemix
7 8 (1.16%) Google Analytics
7 8 (1.16%) IBM Cloud
8 7 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (1.01%) Trello
9 6 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.87%) SaaS
10 5 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.58%) AWS CloudTrail
11 4 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.58%) Route 53
11 4 (0.58%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 158 (22.87%) Firewall
2 96 (13.89%) TCP/IP
3 59 (8.54%) DNS
3 59 (8.54%) LAN
4 58 (8.39%) VPN
5 56 (8.10%) WAN
6 37 (5.35%) VoIP
7 31 (4.49%) Network Security
8 29 (4.20%) LDAP
9 26 (3.76%) SAN
10 25 (3.62%) SNMP
11 24 (3.47%) SMTP
12 23 (3.33%) HTTP
13 17 (2.46%) Intrusion Detection
14 16 (2.32%) Wireshark
15 15 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (2.17%) tcpdump
16 12 (1.74%) Wireless
17 11 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
18 10 (1.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (7.67%) MongoDB
2 46 (6.66%) NoSQL
3 37 (5.35%) Big Data
4 34 (4.92%) MySQL
5 32 (4.63%) Hadoop
6 25 (3.62%) Redis
6 25 (3.62%) SQL Server
7 19 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (2.60%) DB2
8 18 (2.60%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.59%) Sqoop
11 10 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.01%) Apache Hive
14 5 (0.72%) HBase
14 5 (0.72%) Riak
15 4 (0.58%) Oracle Database
16 3 (0.43%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 131 (18.96%) Jenkins
2 76 (11.00%) Git (software)
3 70 (10.13%) JIRA
4 45 (6.51%) Sonatype Nexus
5 33 (4.78%) Maven
6 31 (4.49%) Cucumber
7 30 (4.34%) Selenium
7 30 (4.34%) Vagrant
8 27 (3.91%) TeamCity
9 24 (3.47%) Gradle
10 22 (3.18%) Subversion
11 19 (2.75%) Ant
11 19 (2.75%) JMeter
12 16 (2.32%) Octopus Deploy
12 16 (2.32%) SonarQube
13 15 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (2.03%) Bitbucket
14 14 (2.03%) gulp
15 11 (1.59%) GoCD
15 11 (1.59%) JUnit
General
1 146 (21.13%) Finance
2 110 (15.92%) Banking
3 39 (5.64%) Retail
4 20 (2.89%) Investment Banking
5 13 (1.88%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.30%) Back Office
8 8 (1.16%) Legal
9 5 (0.72%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.43%) Advertising
10 3 (0.43%) Front Office
11 2 (0.29%) Games
11 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.29%) Marketing
12 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 123 (17.80%) Analyst
2 93 (13.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 91 (13.17%) Consultant
4 88 (12.74%) Architect
5 73 (10.56%) Security Analyst
6 52 (7.53%) Developer
7 39 (5.64%) Administrator
8 30 (4.34%) Security Consultant
9 29 (4.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 28 (4.05%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 28 (4.05%) Splunk Consultant
11 25 (3.62%) SOC Analyst
12 24 (3.47%) Security Architect
13 23 (3.33%) SIEM Analyst
14 22 (3.18%) Systems Administrator
15 21 (3.04%) Business Analyst
15 21 (3.04%) DevOps Specialist
16 20 (2.89%) Infrastructure Architect
16 20 (2.89%) Java Developer
16 20 (2.89%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (12.88%) ELK Stack
2 70 (10.13%) Web Services
3 66 (9.55%) HTML
4 61 (8.83%) CSS
5 43 (6.22%) Spring
5 43 (6.22%) XML
6 42 (6.08%) Middleware
7 40 (5.79%) RESTful
8 38 (5.50%) Regular Expression
9 34 (4.92%) JSON
9 34 (4.92%) REST
9 34 (4.92%) Spring Boot
10 32 (4.63%) CSS3
10 32 (4.63%) HTML5
11 21 (3.04%) .NET
12 19 (2.75%) LAMP
13 18 (2.60%) Velocity
14 17 (2.46%) J2EE
15 15 (2.17%) Node.js
16 14 (2.03%) Browserify
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.08%) Management Information System
2 33 (4.78%) Computer Science
2 33 (4.78%) Data Centre
3 32 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (4.05%) Security Operations Centre
5 24 (3.47%) Cyber Attack
6 20 (2.89%) iPad
7 17 (2.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 16 (2.32%) Mainframe
9 15 (2.17%) NHS
9 15 (2.17%) Reference Data
10 12 (1.74%) Visualisation
11 10 (1.45%) PKI
11 10 (1.45%) Public Cloud
12 8 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (1.01%) CMDB
14 6 (0.87%) Fixed Income
14 6 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
14 6 (0.87%) User Experience
15 5 (0.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 283 (40.96%) Linux
2 164 (23.73%) Windows
3 155 (22.43%) Unix
4 35 (5.07%) Ubuntu
5 33 (4.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (3.91%) CentOS
6 27 (3.91%) Windows Server
7 22 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (3.04%) Solaris
9 18 (2.60%) AIX
10 15 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (1.59%) zOS
12 9 (1.30%) Android
12 9 (1.30%) HPUX
13 8 (1.16%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.43%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.14%) VMS
16 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (33.29%) DevOps
2 176 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (19.83%) SIEM
4 94 (13.60%) Open Source
5 92 (13.31%) Cybersecurity
6 90 (13.02%) Information Security
7 68 (9.84%) Configuration Management
7 68 (9.84%) Security Operations
8 64 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
9 58 (8.39%) ITIL
9 58 (8.39%) Vulnerability Management
10 51 (7.38%) Analytics
10 51 (7.38%) Microservices
11 49 (7.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 47 (6.80%) E-Commerce
13 46 (6.66%) Patch Management
14 39 (5.64%) Load Balancing
14 39 (5.64%) Scrum
14 39 (5.64%) TDD
15 36 (5.21%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 194 (28.08%) Python
2 182 (26.34%) Java
3 97 (14.04%) Perl
4 93 (13.46%) JavaScript
5 92 (13.31%) SQL
6 55 (7.96%) Shell Script
7 54 (7.81%) Ruby
8 46 (6.66%) Bash Shell
9 25 (3.62%) Scala
10 24 (3.47%) PowerShell
11 23 (3.33%) PHP
12 20 (2.89%) C#
13 15 (2.17%) C++
14 13 (1.88%) Groovy
14 13 (1.88%) T-SQL
15 9 (1.30%) Clojure
16 6 (0.87%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.58%) C
17 4 (0.58%) Korn
17 4 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 78 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 70 (10.13%) CISSP
3 63 (9.12%) SC Cleared
4 52 (7.53%) Degree
5 36 (5.21%) SANS
6 30 (4.34%) SSCP
7 20 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (2.60%) DV Cleared
9 14 (2.03%) CCNP
9 14 (2.03%) GIAC
10 9 (1.30%) CISM
11 8 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
12 7 (1.01%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.72%) GCFA
13 5 (0.72%) PMP
14 4 (0.58%) CCNA
14 4 (0.58%) CFCE
14 4 (0.58%) CISA
14 4 (0.58%) EnCE
14 4 (0.58%) GCFE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.67%) PCI DSS
2 32 (4.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.46%) QA
4 8 (1.16%) PA-DSS
5 6 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.58%) COBIT
7 3 (0.43%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.43%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.14%) GPG13
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 111 (16.06%) Docker
2 24 (3.47%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.88%) VMware Server
5 11 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (1.45%) Apache Flume
6 10 (1.45%) Snort
7 6 (0.87%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.72%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.72%) vSphere
9 4 (0.58%) HDFS
9 4 (0.58%) NFS
9 4 (0.58%) Varnish
9 4 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (0.43%) iptables
10 3 (0.43%) Postfix
10 3 (0.43%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 128 (18.52%) Puppet
2 120 (17.37%) Ansible
3 99 (14.33%) Opscode Chef
4 58 (8.39%) Nagios
5 53 (7.67%) QRadar
6 51 (7.38%) logstash
7 45 (6.51%) Kibana
8 31 (4.49%) Grafana
9 29 (4.20%) Terraform
10 25 (3.62%) Nessus
11 21 (3.04%) McAfee ePO
12 15 (2.17%) CA Service Virtualization
12 15 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
12 15 (2.17%) OMEGAMON
13 12 (1.74%) CA Endevor
13 12 (1.74%) RSA enVision
14 11 (1.59%) Graphite
14 11 (1.59%) Nmap
14 11 (1.59%) Salt
14 11 (1.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (10.85%) AppDynamics
2 74 (10.71%) IBM
3 65 (9.41%) ArcSight
4 56 (8.10%) Cisco
5 54 (7.81%) VMware
6 51 (7.38%) Intel Security
6 51 (7.38%) Microsoft
7 50 (7.24%) LogRhythm
8 48 (6.95%) New Relic
9 45 (6.51%) MuleSoft
9 45 (6.51%) Red Hat
10 38 (5.50%) CheckPoint
11 34 (4.92%) Apple
11 34 (4.92%) Symantec
12 32 (4.63%) Oracle
13 26 (3.76%) CA
14 25 (3.62%) HP
15 21 (3.04%) F5
15 21 (3.04%) Qualys
16 16 (2.32%) Atlassian
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Excellent
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wiltshire
Oscar
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £375 to £385 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Bankside Recruitment
Rate: £400- £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago