The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 357 356 402
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +46
Contract jobs citing Splunk 67 65 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.26% 0.045%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.55% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £336 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Splunk
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10987 11757 11934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.91% 46.32% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6924 7561 7236
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 267 343
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.41 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £36.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in London

Splunk
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Splunk Daily Rate Trend in London

Splunk
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Splunk across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Splunk Daily Rate Histogram in London

Splunk
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Splunk across the London region.

Splunk Hourly Rate Trend in London

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
City of London +24 13 £475 +30.13% 3
Harrow - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 46 (50.55%) Linux
2 35 (38.46%) DevOps
3 32 (35.16%) Java
4 30 (32.97%) Puppet
5 28 (30.77%) Git (software)
6 27 (29.67%) JavaScript
6 27 (29.67%) SQL Server
7 24 (26.37%) ITIL
7 24 (26.37%) Python
8 23 (25.27%) Kanban
9 21 (23.08%) Computer Science
9 21 (23.08%) Maven
10 20 (21.98%) CentOS
10 20 (21.98%) Scrum
10 20 (21.98%) Windows
11 19 (20.88%) Nagios
11 19 (20.88%) PowerShell
11 19 (20.88%) Visualisation
11 19 (20.88%) Jenkins
12 18 (19.78%) DNS
13 17 (18.68%) Apache
13 17 (18.68%) UNIX
13 17 (18.68%) Opscode Chef
14 16 (17.58%) IBM
15 15 (16.48%) Oracle
15 15 (16.48%) NoSQL
16 14 (15.38%) Load Balancing
16 14 (15.38%) Banking
16 14 (15.38%) SQL
16 14 (15.38%) Internet

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 17 (18.68%) Apache
2 10 (10.99%) OpenStack
3 9 (9.89%) IIS
4 8 (8.79%) Confluence
5 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.69%) MS Exchange
6 6 (6.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (5.49%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.10%) Jetty
9 1 (1.10%) Mule
9 1 (1.10%) Apache Pig
9 1 (1.10%) GemFire
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.10%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Office 365
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.78%) DNS
2 14 (15.38%) Internet
2 14 (15.38%) Firewall
3 8 (8.79%) LDAP
4 7 (7.69%) Network Security
5 5 (5.49%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (4.40%) NetScaler
6 4 (4.40%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (4.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (4.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (4.40%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (4.40%) iSCSI
6 4 (4.40%) Ethernet
6 4 (4.40%) SAN
6 4 (4.40%) VPN
6 4 (4.40%) VLAN
6 4 (4.40%) BGP
7 3 (3.30%) IPsec
7 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.48%) NoSQL
3 12 (13.19%) MongoDB
4 11 (12.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (6.59%) Big Data
5 6 (6.59%) RDBMS
5 6 (6.59%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.49%) MS Access
6 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (5.49%) QlikView
6 5 (5.49%) SQLite
6 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (4.40%) DB2
8 3 (3.30%) PowerCenter
8 3 (3.30%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.20%) MySQL
9 2 (2.20%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.10%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 28 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 21 (23.08%) Maven
3 19 (20.88%) Jenkins
4 9 (9.89%) Artifactory
4 9 (9.89%) Selenium
4 9 (9.89%) TeamCity
5 8 (8.79%) JIRA
5 8 (8.79%) Subversion
6 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.20%) JUnit
7 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.20%) Introscope
7 2 (2.20%) Xcode
8 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (15.38%) Banking
2 10 (10.99%) Retail
3 9 (9.89%) Finance
4 8 (8.79%) Games
5 6 (6.59%) Front Office
5 6 (6.59%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.10%) Publishing
7 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.10%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Consultant
2 21 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (13.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 12 (13.19%) Developer
4 11 (12.09%) DevOps Consultant
5 10 (10.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Architect
8 5 (5.49%) Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Release Manager
9 4 (4.40%) Security Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Network Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Deployment Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Implementation Engineer
11 2 (2.20%) Django Developer
11 2 (2.20%) Platform Engineer
11 2 (2.20%) Python/Django Developer
11 2 (2.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.20%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.99%) HTML
2 9 (9.89%) .NET
2 9 (9.89%) Web Services
3 8 (8.79%) WebSockets
4 7 (7.69%) jQuery
5 6 (6.59%) REST
6 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (5.49%) HTML5
6 5 (5.49%) Regular Expression
6 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.49%) CSS
6 5 (5.49%) .NET Framework
6 5 (5.49%) SOAP
6 5 (5.49%) WCF
6 5 (5.49%) WPF
7 4 (4.40%) XML
8 3 (3.30%) Spring
8 3 (3.30%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 19 (20.88%) Visualisation
3 12 (13.19%) Open Source
4 8 (8.79%) Online Games
4 8 (8.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (7.69%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.30%) Clustering
6 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.20%) Firmware
8 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.10%) Replication
8 1 (1.10%) Derivative
8 1 (1.10%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 46 (50.55%) Linux
2 20 (21.98%) Windows
2 20 (21.98%) CentOS
3 17 (18.68%) UNIX
4 11 (12.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (10.99%) Ubuntu
6 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.40%) SUSE
7 4 (4.40%) AIX
7 4 (4.40%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.20%) Android
9 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.46%) DevOps
2 24 (26.37%) ITIL
3 23 (25.27%) Kanban
4 20 (21.98%) Scrum
5 14 (15.38%) Load Balancing
6 10 (10.99%) Service Delivery
6 10 (10.99%) Change Management
7 8 (8.79%) SIEM
8 7 (7.69%) Workflow
8 7 (7.69%) OO
8 7 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.69%) TDD
8 7 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.59%) Service Management
9 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.59%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.59%) OOP
9 6 (6.59%) BDD
9 6 (6.59%) Build Automation
10 5 (5.49%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.16%) Java
2 27 (29.67%) JavaScript
3 24 (26.37%) Python
4 19 (20.88%) PowerShell
5 14 (15.38%) SQL
6 13 (14.29%) Perl
7 9 (9.89%) C#
8 5 (5.49%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.49%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.40%) PHP
10 2 (2.20%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.20%) C++
10 2 (2.20%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.10%) R
11 1 (1.10%) C-shell
11 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) CISSP
1 6 (6.59%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) MCSE
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.10%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (10.99%) vCloud
2 9 (9.89%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.59%) Xen
3 6 (6.59%) vSphere
4 5 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (4.40%) FreeRADIUS
5 4 (4.40%) NFS
6 3 (3.30%) XenServer
6 3 (3.30%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.10%) Postfix
8 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.10%) Snort
8 1 (1.10%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 30 (32.97%) Puppet
2 19 (20.88%) Nagios
3 17 (18.68%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (10.99%) Kibana
4 10 (10.99%) Graylog2
4 10 (10.99%) ZABBIX
4 10 (10.99%) Zenoss
5 8 (8.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 8 (8.79%) Cobbler
5 8 (8.79%) Opsview
5 8 (8.79%) ITRS Geneos
6 5 (5.49%) Control-M
7 4 (4.40%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (3.30%) BladeLogic
8 3 (3.30%) SCCM
8 3 (3.30%) SCOM
9 2 (2.20%) Salt
10 1 (1.10%) Hyperic
10 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (17.58%) IBM
2 15 (16.48%) Oracle
3 13 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 12 (13.19%) JBoss
4 12 (13.19%) Perforce
5 9 (9.89%) Cisco
6 8 (8.79%) Informatica
7 7 (7.69%) Citrix
7 7 (7.69%) VMware
7 7 (7.69%) Infoblox
8 6 (6.59%) Dell
8 6 (6.59%) Veritas
9 5 (5.49%) CheckPoint
9 5 (5.49%) Juniper
9 5 (5.49%) CA
9 5 (5.49%) F5
9 5 (5.49%) 29West
9 5 (5.49%) ArcSight
9 5 (5.49%) Qualys
10 3 (3.30%) Google
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