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 20 November 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 62 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Splunk 4 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.52% 1.78% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 3.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate
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£435 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £418 £363
% change year-on-year
-26.04% +15.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
420 284 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 54.90% 50.53% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 142 189
Average daily rate £350 £353 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% -11.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £456 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 35
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% +11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.60 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £37.45 £35.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 20 November 2014. 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
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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 -10 1 - - 1
Splunk
East of England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SCOM
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee
2 3 (75.00%) Tripwire
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) StyleCop
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) StyleCop
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee
1 3 (75.00%) Tripwire
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow