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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 317 373 362
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -11
Contract jobs citing Splunk 94 33 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 0.32% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 22 36
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £378 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -
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
10232 10206 10759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.75% 44.54% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6772 6512 6752
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 211 307
Average hourly rate £19.67 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.53% -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £32.03 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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 +10 18 £425 -18.26% 4
Croydon - 4 - - 2
Hammersmith - 1 £345 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 90 (51.43%) Linux
2 78 (44.57%) Java
3 73 (41.71%) Python
4 54 (30.86%) Jenkins
5 52 (29.71%) Oracle
6 50 (28.57%) Windows
7 47 (26.86%) SQL
8 42 (24.00%) Firewall
9 39 (22.29%) SQL Server
9 39 (22.29%) Tomcat
10 38 (21.71%) UNIX
11 37 (21.14%) Apache
11 37 (21.14%) Perl
11 37 (21.14%) Finance
12 34 (19.43%) Maven
12 34 (19.43%) DevOps
13 33 (18.86%) Open Source
13 33 (18.86%) Red Hat
14 32 (18.29%) ITIL
14 32 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
14 32 (18.29%) JIRA
14 32 (18.29%) Load Balancing
14 32 (18.29%) Git (software)
15 31 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (17.14%) Puppet
17 29 (16.57%) MySQL
18 28 (16.00%) Nagios
18 28 (16.00%) VMware
18 28 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 28 (16.00%) Analytical Skills

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 39 (22.29%) Tomcat
2 37 (21.14%) Apache
3 25 (14.29%) IIS
4 11 (6.29%) Jetty
4 11 (6.29%) Node.js
5 9 (5.14%) WebLogic
6 8 (4.57%) Mule
6 8 (4.57%) Confluence
6 8 (4.57%) Apache Spark
6 8 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (3.43%) OpenStack
7 6 (3.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (3.43%) Apache Pig
7 6 (3.43%) GlassFish
7 6 (3.43%) JBoss
8 5 (2.86%) nginx
9 4 (2.29%) Apache Qpid
9 4 (2.29%) Tornado
9 4 (2.29%) WildFly
9 4 (2.29%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 7 (4.00%) MS Office
1 7 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.43%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.29%) MS Project
4 2 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.57%) SPSS
5 1 (0.57%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (2.86%) WebTrends
1 5 (2.86%) ION MarketView
2 4 (2.29%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.57%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 26 (14.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.86%) OpenShift
3 3 (1.71%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 42 (24.00%) Firewall
2 17 (9.71%) DNS
3 14 (8.00%) Internet
4 10 (5.71%) LDAP
4 10 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.14%) LAN
6 8 (4.57%) DHCP
6 8 (4.57%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (4.57%) Multicast
7 7 (4.00%) HTTP
8 6 (3.43%) SNMP
8 6 (3.43%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (3.43%) Network Security
9 5 (2.86%) BGP
9 5 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (2.86%) OpenLDAP
10 4 (2.29%) EIGRP
10 4 (2.29%) Wireless
10 4 (2.29%) Intranet
10 4 (2.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (22.29%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.57%) MySQL
3 22 (12.57%) Hadoop
3 22 (12.57%) MongoDB
4 20 (11.43%) Relational Database
5 16 (9.14%) Oracle Database
6 14 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (8.00%) Apache Hive
7 12 (6.86%) Big Data
8 11 (6.29%) NoSQL
9 10 (5.71%) HBase
9 10 (5.71%) Redis
10 8 (4.57%) RDBMS
11 7 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (2.86%) QlikView
12 5 (2.86%) Neo4j
13 4 (2.29%) Infinispan
13 4 (2.29%) Riak
13 4 (2.29%) InterSystems Cache
14 3 (1.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 54 (30.86%) Jenkins
2 34 (19.43%) Maven
3 32 (18.29%) JIRA
3 32 (18.29%) Git (software)
4 20 (11.43%) Gradle
5 19 (10.86%) Ant
6 17 (9.71%) Subversion
7 15 (8.57%) TeamCity
7 15 (8.57%) Mercurial
7 15 (8.57%) MSBuild
8 13 (7.43%) JUnit
9 10 (5.71%) Hudson
10 7 (4.00%) Artifactory
10 7 (4.00%) JMeter
10 7 (4.00%) Selenium
11 6 (3.43%) LoadRunner
12 5 (2.86%) Eclipse
12 5 (2.86%) SonarQube
12 5 (2.86%) Gerrit
12 5 (2.86%) Mocha
General
1 37 (21.14%) Finance
2 10 (5.71%) Banking
3 7 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.43%) Retail
5 4 (2.29%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.14%) Advertising
6 2 (1.14%) Publishing
7 1 (0.57%) Front Office
7 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (13.14%) Developer
1 23 (13.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (8.00%) Analyst
3 14 (8.00%) Consultant
4 12 (6.86%) Architect
5 10 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 9 (5.14%) Splunk Engineer
7 8 (4.57%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.57%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (3.43%) Security Consultant
9 6 (3.43%) DevOps Specialist
9 6 (3.43%) Monitoring Specialist
10 5 (2.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 5 (2.86%) Splunk Consultant
10 5 (2.86%) Java Architect
10 5 (2.86%) Applications Engineer
10 5 (2.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 5 (2.86%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.86%) HTML
2 22 (12.57%) Web Services
2 22 (12.57%) XML
3 20 (11.43%) .NET
4 19 (10.86%) Rendezvous
5 18 (10.29%) CSS
6 17 (9.71%) JSON
7 15 (8.57%) Django
7 15 (8.57%) HTML5
8 14 (8.00%) REST
9 11 (6.29%) SOAP
10 9 (5.14%) jQuery
10 9 (5.14%) Apache Flex
10 9 (5.14%) Hibernate
10 9 (5.14%) Spring
11 8 (4.57%) Backbone.js
11 8 (4.57%) AngularJS
11 8 (4.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (2.86%) Ajax
12 5 (2.86%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.57%) Fixed Income
3 14 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.00%) User Experience
5 6 (3.43%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.29%) Statistics
7 4 (2.29%) W3C
7 4 (2.29%) PKI
7 4 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.71%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.14%) Replication
9 2 (1.14%) Clustering
9 2 (1.14%) IVR
9 2 (1.14%) Ontologies
9 2 (1.14%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.14%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.14%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 90 (51.43%) Linux
2 50 (28.57%) Windows
3 38 (21.71%) UNIX
4 28 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (6.86%) Ubuntu
6 11 (6.29%) Solaris
7 10 (5.71%) CentOS
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.57%) AIX
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.57%) SUSE
8 1 (0.57%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (19.43%) DevOps
2 33 (18.86%) Open Source
3 32 (18.29%) Load Balancing
3 32 (18.29%) ITIL
3 32 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (15.43%) Release Management
6 21 (12.00%) Problem Management
6 21 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 21 (12.00%) Analytics
7 18 (10.29%) Capacity Management
8 17 (9.71%) Technical Analysis
9 15 (8.57%) SIEM
9 15 (8.57%) SDLC
9 15 (8.57%) TDD
10 14 (8.00%) Software Engineering
11 13 (7.43%) Unit Testing
12 12 (6.86%) Mentoring
13 11 (6.29%) Microservices
13 11 (6.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 78 (44.57%) Java
2 73 (41.71%) Python
3 47 (26.86%) SQL
4 37 (21.14%) Perl
5 24 (13.71%) Bash Shell
6 20 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 18 (10.29%) PowerShell
8 16 (9.14%) C++
9 14 (8.00%) Ruby
10 9 (5.14%) R
11 8 (4.57%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.43%) C#
13 5 (2.86%) VBScript
13 5 (2.86%) VB.NET
13 5 (2.86%) Scala
14 4 (2.29%) MATLAB
14 4 (2.29%) PHP
14 4 (2.29%) Clojure
15 2 (1.14%) C
16 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (10.29%) Degree
1 18 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.29%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.86%) CISSP
4 5 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.29%) CCNA
6 3 (1.71%) ISEB
6 3 (1.71%) GCIH
6 3 (1.71%) CEH
7 2 (1.14%) CCNP
8 1 (0.57%) MCSE
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.57%) CCSE
8 1 (0.57%) MOS
8 1 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.57%) PMP
8 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.71%) QA
2 5 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.29%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.71%) COBIT
5 2 (1.14%) SLA
6 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (7.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.71%) Docker
3 9 (5.14%) vCloud
3 9 (5.14%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.57%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.29%) Squid
5 4 (2.29%) vSphere
5 4 (2.29%) Varnish
5 4 (2.29%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.14%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.14%) Firmware
6 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.14%) XenApp
7 1 (0.57%) XenServer
7 1 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.57%) HDFS
7 1 (0.57%) Openswan
7 1 (0.57%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 30 (17.14%) Puppet
2 28 (16.00%) Nagios
3 22 (12.57%) ITRS Geneos
4 16 (9.14%) Graphite
5 15 (8.57%) BladeLogic
6 14 (8.00%) Ansible
7 13 (7.43%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (6.86%) logstash
9 10 (5.71%) ZABBIX
9 10 (5.71%) Kibana
10 7 (4.00%) Graylog
10 7 (4.00%) StatsD
11 6 (3.43%) Capistrano
11 6 (3.43%) SCOM
11 6 (3.43%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (3.43%) Opsview
11 6 (3.43%) Icinga
12 5 (2.86%) Rundeck
12 5 (2.86%) Salt
12 5 (2.86%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 52 (29.71%) Oracle
2 33 (18.86%) Red Hat
3 28 (16.00%) VMware
4 22 (12.57%) Microsoft
5 19 (10.86%) TIBCO
5 19 (10.86%) Cisco
6 12 (6.86%) HP
7 9 (5.14%) Remedy
7 9 (5.14%) Tableau
8 8 (4.57%) Adobe
8 8 (4.57%) NetApp
9 7 (4.00%) Sun
9 7 (4.00%) Sybase
10 6 (3.43%) IBM
10 6 (3.43%) EMC
10 6 (3.43%) Citrix
10 6 (3.43%) Perforce
10 6 (3.43%) ION Trading
11 5 (2.86%) Omniture
11 5 (2.86%) Coremetrics
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