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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Splunk 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.42% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £295 £375
% change year-on-year
+52.54% -21.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -38.82%
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
359 408 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.28% 57.71% 54.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 203 173
Average daily rate £425 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 23
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.85 £23.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% -37.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.89 £9.03 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £18.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Splunk across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £463 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Splunk
East of England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Splunk also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Splunk.

1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
1 2 (40.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) OWASP
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (40.00%) MSTest

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Splunk also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Splunk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
1 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) MSTest
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
1 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) OWASP
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) SOLID
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) APMP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) F5
1 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds