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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Splunk
UK / England
Rank 279 383 441
Rank change year-on-year
+104 +58
Contract jobs citing Splunk 311 226 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.49% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 1.68% 1.13% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 160 105
Median daily rate £500 £500 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £493 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.44% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18459 19999 21199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.24% 43.00% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11474 11915 12658
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 657 815 938
Median hourly rate £19.77 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.42 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 January 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 January 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 +38 178 £523 -3.24% 40
South East +14 43 £500 +17.64% 7
Yorkshire +38 40 £475 -5.00% 6
North West +40 19 £425 - 4
South West +19 12 £560 +28.00% 3
East of England +2 9 £550 +37.50% 1
East Midlands - 5 £489 -
West Midlands -2 3 £495 -20.88% 3
Midlands - 1 £550 -
Splunk
UK

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 264 (39.17%) Linux
2 206 (30.56%) DevOps
3 190 (28.19%) Java
4 189 (28.04%) Python
5 178 (26.41%) Agile Software Development
6 158 (23.44%) Windows
7 149 (22.11%) Finance
7 149 (22.11%) Amazon AWS
8 148 (21.96%) Unix
9 142 (21.07%) Firewall
10 131 (19.44%) Puppet
11 126 (18.69%) SIEM
12 125 (18.55%) Jenkins
13 117 (17.36%) Docker
14 115 (17.06%) Ansible
14 115 (17.06%) Banking
15 101 (14.99%) JavaScript
16 100 (14.84%) ELK Stack
17 97 (14.39%) SQL
18 96 (14.24%) Opscode Chef
19 94 (13.95%) Perl
20 92 (13.65%) Cybersecurity
21 86 (12.76%) Information Security
22 83 (12.31%) TCP/IP
23 81 (12.02%) Git (software)
24 74 (10.98%) IBM
24 74 (10.98%) Security Operations
25 72 (10.68%) Open Source
26 70 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
26 70 (10.39%) 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 64 (9.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 46 (6.82%) Apache
2 46 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
3 43 (6.38%) Confluence
4 33 (4.90%) WebSphere
5 31 (4.60%) OpenStack
6 17 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 16 (2.37%) Tomcat
8 14 (2.08%) CICS
9 12 (1.78%) IIS
10 10 (1.48%) CMS
10 10 (1.48%) JBoss
11 9 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (1.19%) Apache Spark
12 8 (1.19%) Commerce Server
12 8 (1.19%) Drupal
12 8 (1.19%) IBM HTTP Server
13 6 (0.89%) Mule
14 5 (0.74%) nginx
15 2 (0.30%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (0.89%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.59%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.19%) Fredhopper
2 3 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.45%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.30%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.30%) RMDS
3 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 149 (22.11%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (8.16%) PaaS
4 49 (7.27%) GitHub
5 24 (3.56%) IaaS
6 18 (2.67%) OpenShift
7 13 (1.93%) Office 365
8 12 (1.78%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (1.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 8 (1.19%) Bluemix
10 8 (1.19%) Google Analytics
10 8 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (1.19%) IBM Cloud
11 7 (1.04%) Heroku
12 6 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.89%) SaaS
12 6 (0.89%) Sumo Logic
13 5 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.74%) Datadog
13 5 (0.74%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 142 (21.07%) Firewall
2 83 (12.31%) TCP/IP
3 55 (8.16%) VPN
4 53 (7.86%) LAN
4 53 (7.86%) WAN
5 48 (7.12%) DNS
6 39 (5.79%) VoIP
7 37 (5.49%) HTTP
8 33 (4.90%) Network Security
9 27 (4.01%) LDAP
10 24 (3.56%) SMTP
11 23 (3.41%) SNMP
12 21 (3.12%) SAN
13 18 (2.67%) Intrusion Detection
14 17 (2.52%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (2.37%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (1.63%) BGP
16 11 (1.63%) Wireless
17 10 (1.48%) OSPF
17 10 (1.48%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (10.39%) MongoDB
2 54 (8.01%) Big Data
3 48 (7.12%) Hadoop
4 46 (6.82%) NoSQL
5 33 (4.90%) MySQL
5 33 (4.90%) SQL Server
6 30 (4.45%) Redis
7 24 (3.56%) Relational Database
8 18 (2.67%) DB2
8 18 (2.67%) HBase
8 18 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (2.23%) Apache Hive
10 12 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.63%) Squirro
12 10 (1.48%) Neo4j
12 10 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
12 10 (1.48%) Sqoop
13 9 (1.34%) Riak
Development Applications
1 125 (18.55%) Jenkins
2 81 (12.02%) Git (software)
3 63 (9.35%) JIRA
4 41 (6.08%) Maven
5 37 (5.49%) Sonatype Nexus
6 36 (5.34%) Cucumber
7 31 (4.60%) Selenium
8 29 (4.30%) Vagrant
9 27 (4.01%) Gradle
10 25 (3.71%) JMeter
10 25 (3.71%) TeamCity
11 24 (3.56%) Subversion
12 21 (3.12%) Bitbucket
13 19 (2.82%) Ant
14 15 (2.23%) gulp
14 15 (2.23%) Octopus Deploy
15 13 (1.93%) JUnit
16 10 (1.48%) Apache Ivy
16 10 (1.48%) Mockito
17 9 (1.34%) eggPlant
General
1 149 (22.11%) Finance
2 115 (17.06%) Banking
3 35 (5.19%) Retail
4 21 (3.12%) Legal
5 20 (2.97%) Investment Banking
6 13 (1.93%) Retail Banking
7 11 (1.63%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.34%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.74%) Back Office
10 3 (0.45%) Front Office
10 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.30%) Advertising
11 2 (0.30%) Electronics
11 2 (0.30%) Law
11 2 (0.30%) Marketing
12 1 (0.15%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 123 (18.25%) Analyst
2 102 (15.13%) Architect
3 86 (12.76%) Consultant
4 76 (11.28%) DevOps Engineer
5 73 (10.83%) Security Analyst
6 60 (8.90%) Developer
7 39 (5.79%) Administrator
8 35 (5.19%) Security Consultant
9 29 (4.30%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 27 (4.01%) SIEM Analyst
11 26 (3.86%) Linux Engineer
11 26 (3.86%) Security Architect
12 24 (3.56%) Business Analyst
12 24 (3.56%) Java Developer
13 22 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
14 21 (3.12%) Splunk Consultant
15 20 (2.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 20 (2.97%) Security Engineer
15 20 (2.97%) SOC Analyst
16 18 (2.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (14.84%) ELK Stack
2 67 (9.94%) HTML
3 65 (9.64%) Web Services
4 62 (9.20%) CSS
5 48 (7.12%) Middleware
5 48 (7.12%) XML
6 44 (6.53%) Spring
7 41 (6.08%) RESTful
8 40 (5.93%) JSON
9 38 (5.64%) Regular Expression
9 38 (5.64%) REST
10 37 (5.49%) Spring Boot
11 32 (4.75%) CSS3
11 32 (4.75%) HTML5
12 22 (3.26%) Node.js
13 19 (2.82%) .NET
14 18 (2.67%) Velocity
15 15 (2.23%) Browserify
16 14 (2.08%) J2EE
17 13 (1.93%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.27%) Management Information System
2 39 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (4.90%) Data Centre
4 30 (4.45%) Security Operations Centre
5 29 (4.30%) Computer Science
6 26 (3.86%) Cyber Attack
7 25 (3.71%) Reference Data
8 23 (3.41%) Visualisation
9 22 (3.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 20 (2.97%) iPad
11 16 (2.37%) Cyber Defence
11 16 (2.37%) Mainframe
11 16 (2.37%) NHS
12 15 (2.23%) Public Cloud
13 13 (1.93%) Data Integration
14 10 (1.48%) Data Structures
15 7 (1.04%) CMDB
15 7 (1.04%) Mobile App
15 7 (1.04%) User Experience
16 6 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 264 (39.17%) Linux
2 158 (23.44%) Windows
3 148 (21.96%) Unix
4 35 (5.19%) Ubuntu
5 33 (4.90%) Windows Server
5 33 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (4.60%) CentOS
7 27 (4.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (3.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (2.67%) AIX
9 18 (2.67%) Solaris
10 14 (2.08%) Android
11 13 (1.93%) Apple iOS
12 11 (1.63%) zOS
13 9 (1.34%) HPUX
14 5 (0.74%) CoreOS
15 3 (0.45%) Debian
15 3 (0.45%) SUSE
16 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.15%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (30.56%) DevOps
2 178 (26.41%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (18.69%) SIEM
4 92 (13.65%) Cybersecurity
5 86 (12.76%) Information Security
6 74 (10.98%) Security Operations
7 72 (10.68%) Open Source
8 65 (9.64%) Configuration Management
9 59 (8.75%) Scrum
10 58 (8.61%) Vulnerability Management
11 57 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
12 56 (8.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 55 (8.16%) ITIL
14 52 (7.72%) Analytics
14 52 (7.72%) TDD
15 50 (7.42%) Security Monitoring
16 47 (6.97%) Microservices
17 44 (6.53%) BDD
17 44 (6.53%) Patch Management
18 43 (6.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 190 (28.19%) Java
2 189 (28.04%) Python
3 101 (14.99%) JavaScript
4 97 (14.39%) SQL
5 94 (13.95%) Perl
6 55 (8.16%) Ruby
7 52 (7.72%) Shell Script
8 47 (6.97%) Bash Shell
9 31 (4.60%) PHP
10 25 (3.71%) PowerShell
10 25 (3.71%) Scala
11 24 (3.56%) C++
12 19 (2.82%) Groovy
13 18 (2.67%) C#
14 13 (1.93%) T-SQL
15 8 (1.19%) Clojure
16 6 (0.89%) Apple Swift
16 6 (0.89%) C
16 6 (0.89%) Go
16 6 (0.89%) Korn
Qualifications
1 70 (10.39%) Security Cleared
2 69 (10.24%) CISSP
3 57 (8.46%) SC Cleared
4 50 (7.42%) Degree
5 38 (5.64%) SANS
6 31 (4.60%) SSCP
7 17 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (1.78%) CCNP
9 10 (1.48%) CISM
10 8 (1.19%) CEH
11 7 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (1.04%) GIAC
12 6 (0.89%) AWS Certification
12 6 (0.89%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.74%) ISSAP
13 5 (0.74%) PMP
14 4 (0.59%) CISA
15 3 (0.45%) CCSA
15 3 (0.45%) CISMP
15 3 (0.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.42%) PCI DSS
2 26 (3.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.23%) QA
4 13 (1.93%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (0.89%) PA-DSS
6 3 (0.45%) COBIT
6 3 (0.45%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.15%) GDPR
7 1 (0.15%) GPG13
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 117 (17.36%) Docker
2 21 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.08%) Active Directory
4 13 (1.93%) VMware Server
5 10 (1.48%) Apache Flume
6 8 (1.19%) HDFS
7 7 (1.04%) Snort
8 5 (0.74%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.74%) NFS
8 5 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (0.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.74%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.74%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.74%) vSphere
9 3 (0.45%) vCloud
10 2 (0.30%) GPFS
10 2 (0.30%) KVM
10 2 (0.30%) LXC
Systems Management
1 131 (19.44%) Puppet
2 115 (17.06%) Ansible
3 96 (14.24%) Opscode Chef
4 69 (10.24%) Nagios
5 63 (9.35%) logstash
6 59 (8.75%) QRadar
7 55 (8.16%) Kibana
8 32 (4.75%) Grafana
9 23 (3.41%) Nessus
10 20 (2.97%) McAfee ePO
11 18 (2.67%) Graphite
12 17 (2.52%) Salt
13 16 (2.37%) Kubernetes
14 15 (2.23%) CA Service Virtualization
14 15 (2.23%) OMEGAMON
15 14 (2.08%) ITRS Geneos
16 13 (1.93%) Nexpose
17 12 (1.78%) CA Endevor
17 12 (1.78%) Norton AntiVirus
17 12 (1.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 74 (10.98%) IBM
2 66 (9.79%) AppDynamics
3 61 (9.05%) VMware
4 55 (8.16%) Cisco
5 53 (7.86%) ArcSight
6 47 (6.97%) New Relic
7 46 (6.82%) Microsoft
8 43 (6.38%) Intel Security
9 42 (6.23%) LogRhythm
9 42 (6.23%) MuleSoft
9 42 (6.23%) Red Hat
10 41 (6.08%) Oracle
11 36 (5.34%) F5
12 34 (5.04%) Apple
13 31 (4.60%) CheckPoint
14 29 (4.30%) Symantec
15 28 (4.15%) CA
16 21 (3.12%) HP
17 17 (2.52%) BMC
17 17 (2.52%) Google
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago