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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 76 61 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Contract jobs citing Splunk 27 28 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.89% 2.24% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 4.35% 5.45% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 2
Average daily rate
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£233 £185 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.67% -53.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -19.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.75 -
% change year-on-year
+55.22% -
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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
620 514 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 43.36% 41.15% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 350 173
Average daily rate £350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 12
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £10.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.10 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Splunk across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Splunk Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 28 (50.00%) SQL
1 28 (50.00%) CentOS
2 23 (41.07%) ITIL
3 22 (39.29%) Linux
3 22 (39.29%) Python
4 21 (37.50%) UNIX
4 21 (37.50%) Oracle
4 21 (37.50%) Workflow
4 21 (37.50%) Ubuntu
5 20 (35.71%) Service Management
6 19 (33.93%) DevOps
7 18 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (32.14%) LDAP
8 17 (30.36%) PHP
8 17 (30.36%) Incident Management
9 15 (26.79%) Ruby
9 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
9 15 (26.79%) Puppet
9 15 (26.79%) MongoDB
9 15 (26.79%) Cisco
9 15 (26.79%) Graphite
9 15 (26.79%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (25.00%) Firewall
10 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (23.21%) Smartcard
12 12 (21.43%) Nagios
12 12 (21.43%) SSL
12 12 (21.43%) Subversion
13 11 (19.64%) SC Cleared
14 10 (17.86%) Fiddler

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 10 (17.86%) Apache
2 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.93%) Node.js
3 2 (3.57%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) LDAP
2 14 (25.00%) Firewall
3 12 (21.43%) SSL
4 5 (8.93%) SAN
5 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) MongoDB
2 10 (17.86%) CouchDB
2 10 (17.86%) Hypertable
2 10 (17.86%) Riak
3 8 (14.29%) Oracle OWB
3 8 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
5 5 (8.93%) Redis
6 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.57%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Subversion
2 10 (17.86%) Fiddler
2 10 (17.86%) PVCS
3 8 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.36%) Ant
5 3 (5.36%) Maven
6 2 (3.57%) JUnit
6 2 (3.57%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.57%) JMeter
6 2 (3.57%) QUnit
7 1 (1.79%) Hudson
7 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (1.79%) Finance
1 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (17.86%) Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 6 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) IT Support
5 4 (7.14%) Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.36%) Database Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Applications Support
7 2 (3.57%) Linux Support
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Support Technician
8 1 (1.79%) Splunk Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) OAT Test Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) J2EE
1 5 (8.93%) LAMP
1 5 (8.93%) Memcached
1 5 (8.93%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (3.57%) Spring
2 2 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (3.57%) JRules
2 2 (3.57%) Ajax
2 2 (3.57%) JSON
2 2 (3.57%) JPA
2 2 (3.57%) jQuery
2 2 (3.57%) Drools
2 2 (3.57%) XML
2 2 (3.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.57%) REST
2 2 (3.57%) Mustache
2 2 (3.57%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (23.21%) Smartcard
3 8 (14.29%) NHS
4 5 (8.93%) PKI
5 2 (3.57%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.57%) Statistics
5 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 28 (50.00%) CentOS
2 22 (39.29%) Linux
3 21 (37.50%) UNIX
3 21 (37.50%) Ubuntu
4 6 (10.71%) Windows
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) ITIL
2 21 (37.50%) Workflow
3 20 (35.71%) Service Management
4 19 (33.93%) DevOps
5 17 (30.36%) Incident Management
6 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
8 8 (14.29%) ETL
9 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
10 5 (8.93%) Data Management
11 2 (3.57%) TDD
11 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.57%) MVC
11 2 (3.57%) Change Management
11 2 (3.57%) Non-Functional Testing
11 2 (3.57%) Resilience Testing
12 1 (1.79%) Network Monitoring
12 1 (1.79%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 1 (1.79%) Functional Testing
12 1 (1.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) SQL
2 22 (39.29%) Python
3 17 (30.36%) PHP
4 15 (26.79%) Ruby
5 10 (17.86%) PL/SQL
5 10 (17.86%) C
5 10 (17.86%) Shell Script
6 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.93%) Java
7 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) VMware Server
2 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.57%) Firmware
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (26.79%) Puppet
1 15 (26.79%) Graphite
1 15 (26.79%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (21.43%) Nagios
3 10 (17.86%) OpenView
3 10 (17.86%) Ansible
3 10 (17.86%) CFEngine
4 5 (8.93%) Opsview
4 5 (8.93%) Rundeck
5 3 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (3.57%) OpenIDM
7 1 (1.79%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Oracle
2 15 (26.79%) Cisco
3 10 (17.86%) SaltStack
4 8 (14.29%) VMware
5 5 (8.93%) Riverbed
5 5 (8.93%) Tealeaf
6 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.57%) Sun
8 1 (1.79%) HP
8 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds