The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 74 49 72
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Contract jobs citing Splunk 28 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.72% 2.73% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 4.27% 6.79% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £185 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -53.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £225 £350
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+259.37% -
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West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
655 427 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.31% 40.25% 47.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 269 225
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £173 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 21
Average hourly rate £18.89 £14.25 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.52% -60.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.12 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £46.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Splunk across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Splunk
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Splunk Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 43 (67.19%) CentOS
2 31 (48.44%) Ubuntu
2 31 (48.44%) Service Management
3 29 (45.31%) Python
4 27 (42.19%) ITIL
4 27 (42.19%) UNIX
4 27 (42.19%) Workflow
5 24 (37.50%) SQL
6 23 (35.94%) Linux
7 22 (34.38%) LDAP
7 22 (34.38%) Incident Management
8 17 (26.56%) Cisco
9 16 (25.00%) VMware
9 16 (25.00%) DevOps
10 15 (23.44%) PHP
11 14 (21.88%) Firewall
11 14 (21.88%) NHS
11 14 (21.88%) Ruby
11 14 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
11 14 (21.88%) Puppet
11 14 (21.88%) MongoDB
11 14 (21.88%) Graphite
12 13 (20.31%) Jenkins
12 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
12 13 (20.31%) SAN
12 13 (20.31%) Smartcard
12 13 (20.31%) SSL
13 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
13 12 (18.75%) Oracle
13 12 (18.75%) VMware Server

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (17.19%) Tomcat
1 11 (17.19%) Node.js
2 3 (4.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (34.38%) LDAP
2 14 (21.88%) Firewall
3 13 (20.31%) SSL
3 13 (20.31%) SAN
4 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) MongoDB
2 12 (18.75%) NoSQL
3 11 (17.19%) Redis
3 11 (17.19%) Hadoop
4 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (4.69%) Riak
5 3 (4.69%) Hypertable
5 3 (4.69%) CouchDB
6 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.56%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Jenkins
2 12 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 9 (14.06%) Subversion
4 8 (12.50%) PVCS
5 3 (4.69%) Ant
5 3 (4.69%) Maven
5 3 (4.69%) Fiddler
6 2 (3.13%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.56%) JMeter
7 1 (1.56%) JUnit
7 1 (1.56%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.56%) Hudson
7 1 (1.56%) QUnit
General
1 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (20.31%) Technical Support
2 13 (20.31%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (10.94%) Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) IT Support
5 4 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle Applications Support
6 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Support Technician
7 2 (3.13%) Database Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.13%) UNIX Support
7 2 (3.13%) Linux Support
8 1 (1.56%) Splunk Consultant
8 1 (1.56%) Splunk Analyst
8 1 (1.56%) OAT Test Analyst
8 1 (1.56%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) LAMP
1 11 (17.19%) Memcached
1 11 (17.19%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (6.25%) J2EE
3 2 (3.13%) XML
3 2 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (1.56%) Ajax
4 1 (1.56%) JSON
4 1 (1.56%) jQuery
4 1 (1.56%) JPA
4 1 (1.56%) Drools
4 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.56%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.56%) JRules
4 1 (1.56%) REST
4 1 (1.56%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.56%) Mustache
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) NHS
2 13 (20.31%) Smartcard
3 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.69%) PKI
5 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.13%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.56%) Statistics
6 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 43 (67.19%) CentOS
2 31 (48.44%) Ubuntu
3 27 (42.19%) UNIX
4 23 (35.94%) Linux
5 11 (17.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (15.63%) Windows
7 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.56%) Debian
9 1 (1.56%) AIX
9 1 (1.56%) HPUX
9 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) Service Management
2 27 (42.19%) ITIL
2 27 (42.19%) Workflow
3 22 (34.38%) Incident Management
4 16 (25.00%) DevOps
5 11 (17.19%) Data Management
6 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
7 6 (9.38%) ETL
7 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.13%) Resilience Testing
9 2 (3.13%) Non-Functional Testing
10 1 (1.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.56%) Software Testing
10 1 (1.56%) TDD
10 1 (1.56%) Scrum
10 1 (1.56%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.56%) Performance Testing
10 1 (1.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (45.31%) Python
2 24 (37.50%) SQL
3 15 (23.44%) PHP
4 14 (21.88%) Ruby
5 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 11 (17.19%) Bash Shell
7 8 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 8 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.25%) Java
9 3 (4.69%) C
10 1 (1.56%) C#
10 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (18.75%) VMware Server
2 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (21.88%) Puppet
1 14 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (21.88%) Graphite
2 11 (17.19%) Rundeck
2 11 (17.19%) Opsview
3 8 (12.50%) OpenView
4 5 (7.81%) Nagios
5 3 (4.69%) CFEngine
5 3 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (4.69%) Ansible
6 1 (1.56%) OpenIDM
6 1 (1.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Cisco
2 16 (25.00%) VMware
3 12 (18.75%) Oracle
4 11 (17.19%) Riverbed
4 11 (17.19%) Tealeaf
5 3 (4.69%) SaltStack
5 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.13%) Sun
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £Negotiable per day
Posted: 3 days ago