The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 25 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 49 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Splunk 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.75% - 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.49% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
- +55.22%
Splunk
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
335 420 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.30% 56.45% 51.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 206 152
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £285 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 29
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.85 £22.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% -35.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Splunk
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Splunk Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £425 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Splunk
East of England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) VLAN
1 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
1 3 (42.86%) F5
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
2 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 2 (28.57%) SOLID
2 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
2 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (28.57%) MSTest
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (28.57%) OWASP
2 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) TDD

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) VLAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
1 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
2 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
2 2 (28.57%) MSTest
2 2 (28.57%) NUnit
2 2 (28.57%) SpecFlow
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) Hudson
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) OWASP
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) SOLID
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) APMP
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) F5
1 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
1 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft