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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 237 328 375
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +47
Contract jobs citing Splunk 175 83 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.40% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 2.03% 0.88% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 65 14
Average daily rate £519 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £300 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £320 £425
% change year-on-year
+42.18% -24.70%
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
8617 9461 9666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.55% 45.08% 44.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5636 6288 6184
Average daily rate £438 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 190 215
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.34 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.75% +3.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +59 34 £550 +15.78% 14
Canary Wharf - 3 £500 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 134 (41.10%) Linux
2 110 (33.74%) Python
3 101 (30.98%) Puppet
4 97 (29.75%) Finance
5 92 (28.22%) Java
6 88 (26.99%) Unix
7 87 (26.69%) DevOps
8 85 (26.07%) Windows
9 76 (23.31%) Banking
10 59 (18.10%) SQL
11 58 (17.79%) Amazon AWS
12 55 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
13 52 (15.95%) Firewall
14 49 (15.03%) Configuration Management
15 48 (14.72%) Perl
15 48 (14.72%) ITRS Geneos
16 44 (13.50%) Big Data
17 43 (13.19%) Jenkins
18 39 (11.96%) Oracle
19 37 (11.35%) Web Services
20 36 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
20 36 (11.04%) Electronic Trading
21 35 (10.74%) Bash Shell
21 35 (10.74%) Git (software)
21 35 (10.74%) C#
21 35 (10.74%) TIBCO
22 33 (10.12%) Investment Banking
22 33 (10.12%) Hadoop
22 33 (10.12%) ArcSight
22 33 (10.12%) Relational Database

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 19 (5.83%) Apache
2 18 (5.52%) Apache Spark
2 18 (5.52%) Node.js
3 16 (4.91%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (4.60%) Tomcat
5 13 (3.99%) Apache Pig
6 8 (2.45%) Confluence
7 6 (1.84%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (1.53%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.92%) IIS
9 3 (0.92%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.61%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.31%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (6.75%) ION MarketView
2 4 (1.23%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 58 (17.79%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.15%) Amazon EMR
3 7 (2.15%) Amazon Kinesis
3 7 (2.15%) Amazon S3
3 7 (2.15%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (2.15%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (1.84%) GitHub
5 4 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (1.23%) AWS CloudTrail
5 4 (1.23%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.61%) PaaS
7 2 (0.61%) Route 53
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.31%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.31%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (15.95%) Firewall
2 26 (7.98%) DNS
3 22 (6.75%) Multicast
4 20 (6.13%) LDAP
5 14 (4.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 12 (3.68%) HTTP
6 12 (3.68%) TCP/IP
7 10 (3.07%) VPN
8 6 (1.84%) Kerberos
8 6 (1.84%) Network Security
8 6 (1.84%) SAN
9 4 (1.23%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.92%) LAN
10 3 (0.92%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (0.92%) SSL
10 3 (0.92%) tcpdump
10 3 (0.92%) WAN
11 2 (0.61%) DHCP
11 2 (0.61%) MRTG
11 2 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (13.50%) Big Data
2 33 (10.12%) Hadoop
2 33 (10.12%) Relational Database
3 28 (8.59%) SQL Server
4 16 (4.91%) NoSQL
5 14 (4.29%) Apache Hive
6 11 (3.37%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.07%) KDB
8 8 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (2.15%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (2.15%) HBase
9 7 (2.15%) MySQL
9 7 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.84%) Spotfire
11 5 (1.53%) Sqoop
12 4 (1.23%) Parquet
12 4 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.23%) Qlik Sense
12 4 (1.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 43 (13.19%) Jenkins
2 35 (10.74%) Git (software)
3 21 (6.44%) JIRA
4 11 (3.37%) Maven
5 9 (2.76%) FishEye
6 8 (2.45%) Hudson
6 8 (2.45%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (1.84%) Cucumber
7 6 (1.84%) Gradle
7 6 (1.84%) gulp
7 6 (1.84%) Metasploit
7 6 (1.84%) Selenium
7 6 (1.84%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.92%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.61%) Ant
9 2 (0.61%) JUnit
9 2 (0.61%) Mockito
9 2 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 97 (29.75%) Finance
2 76 (23.31%) Banking
3 33 (10.12%) Investment Banking
4 18 (5.52%) Retail
5 10 (3.07%) Advertising
5 10 (3.07%) Front Office
6 9 (2.76%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.53%) Marketing
8 3 (0.92%) Billing
9 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.31%) Games
10 1 (0.31%) Legal
10 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (15.03%) Analyst
2 39 (11.96%) Linux Engineer
3 36 (11.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 34 (10.43%) Developer
5 26 (7.98%) Security Analyst
5 26 (7.98%) Splunk Engineer
5 26 (7.98%) Support Engineer
6 22 (6.75%) Administrator
7 19 (5.83%) AWS Engineer
7 19 (5.83%) Security Engineer
8 18 (5.52%) Consultant
9 16 (4.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 16 (4.91%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 16 (4.91%) Technical Engineer
10 15 (4.60%) Architect
10 15 (4.60%) Technical Support
10 15 (4.60%) Technical Support Engineer
11 14 (4.29%) Unix Support
12 13 (3.99%) Splunk Analyst
13 12 (3.68%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (11.35%) Web Services
2 24 (7.36%) Regular Expression
3 23 (7.06%) XML
4 21 (6.44%) Rendezvous
5 20 (6.13%) HTML
6 19 (5.83%) ELK Stack
7 18 (5.52%) JSON
8 17 (5.21%) Kafka
9 13 (3.99%) .NET
10 9 (2.76%) AngularJS
11 7 (2.15%) Middleware
12 6 (1.84%) Browserify
13 5 (1.53%) RESTful
14 4 (1.23%) Apache Avro
14 4 (1.23%) J2EE
14 4 (1.23%) SOAP
14 4 (1.23%) WebSockets
15 3 (0.92%) D3.js
15 3 (0.92%) REST
16 2 (0.61%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.36%) Visualisation
2 22 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.52%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (3.37%) Security Operations Centre
6 10 (3.07%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.07%) Cyberthreat
7 9 (2.76%) Fintech
8 8 (2.45%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.15%) User Experience
10 6 (1.84%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.84%) Mobile Banking
11 5 (1.53%) Clustering
11 5 (1.53%) Grid Computing
12 4 (1.23%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.23%) Equities
13 3 (0.92%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 134 (41.10%) Linux
2 88 (26.99%) Unix
3 85 (26.07%) Windows
4 29 (8.90%) Solaris
5 24 (7.36%) HPUX
6 23 (7.06%) AIX
7 14 (4.29%) Mac OS X
8 10 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.15%) Windows Server
10 5 (1.53%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.23%) CentOS
11 4 (1.23%) SUSE
12 3 (0.92%) VMS
13 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (26.69%) DevOps
2 55 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (15.03%) Configuration Management
4 36 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (11.04%) Electronic Trading
5 32 (9.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 30 (9.20%) Information Security
7 28 (8.59%) SIEM
8 27 (8.28%) Analytics
8 27 (8.28%) Release Management
9 26 (7.98%) Time Management
10 23 (7.06%) Dashboard Development
11 22 (6.75%) Project Management
11 22 (6.75%) Security Patching
12 21 (6.44%) Low Latency
13 20 (6.13%) Data Management
13 20 (6.13%) Problem Management
14 19 (5.83%) Change Management
14 19 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (5.83%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 110 (33.74%) Python
2 92 (28.22%) Java
3 59 (18.10%) SQL
4 48 (14.72%) Perl
5 35 (10.74%) Bash Shell
5 35 (10.74%) C#
6 27 (8.28%) C++
7 25 (7.67%) PowerShell
8 19 (5.83%) JavaScript
8 19 (5.83%) Shell Script
9 16 (4.91%) Ruby
10 11 (3.37%) PHP
11 9 (2.76%) Scala
12 6 (1.84%) C
12 6 (1.84%) Groovy
12 6 (1.84%) Korn
13 2 (0.61%) Clojure
13 2 (0.61%) R
13 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (4.91%) Degree
2 12 (3.68%) CISSP
2 12 (3.68%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.76%) GCIA
4 6 (1.84%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.53%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.53%) GSEC
6 4 (1.23%) CCNP
6 4 (1.23%) GCFE
7 3 (0.92%) CFCE
7 3 (0.92%) CISMP
7 3 (0.92%) EnCE
7 3 (0.92%) GCFA
7 3 (0.92%) GIAC
8 2 (0.61%) CEH
8 2 (0.61%) CISM
8 2 (0.61%) GCIH
8 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.21%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.84%) QA
3 5 (1.53%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.61%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.31%) FIPS 140-2
5 1 (0.31%) ISO22301
System Software
1 23 (7.06%) Docker
2 19 (5.83%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (3.07%) VMware ESX
5 8 (2.45%) Apache Flume
6 7 (2.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 7 (2.15%) HDFS
6 7 (2.15%) iptables
7 6 (1.84%) Hyper-V
8 4 (1.23%) NFS
8 4 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (1.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (0.92%) Snort
9 3 (0.92%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.61%) vSphere
10 2 (0.61%) XenApp
11 1 (0.31%) NDS
11 1 (0.31%) Novell eDirectory
11 1 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 101 (30.98%) Puppet
2 48 (14.72%) ITRS Geneos
3 26 (7.98%) QRadar
4 23 (7.06%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (5.21%) Ansible
5 17 (5.21%) Nagios
6 16 (4.91%) logstash
7 14 (4.29%) Kibana
8 11 (3.37%) Ganglia
8 11 (3.37%) Icinga
9 10 (3.07%) Nmap
9 10 (3.07%) Opsview
10 9 (2.76%) Nessus
11 7 (2.15%) Capistrano
11 7 (2.15%) Oozie
12 6 (1.84%) Ambari
12 6 (1.84%) Hadoop YARN
12 6 (1.84%) SCCM
13 5 (1.53%) SCOM
13 5 (1.53%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 39 (11.96%) Oracle
2 35 (10.74%) TIBCO
3 33 (10.12%) ArcSight
4 30 (9.20%) Microsoft
5 23 (7.06%) VMware
6 22 (6.75%) ION Trading
7 19 (5.83%) F5
7 19 (5.83%) New Relic
8 15 (4.60%) Atlassian
9 13 (3.99%) Cyber-Ark
9 13 (3.99%) DataSynapse
10 12 (3.68%) Cisco
10 12 (3.68%) HP
11 11 (3.37%) AppDynamics
12 9 (2.76%) Qualys
13 8 (2.45%) Citrix
13 8 (2.45%) IBM
14 7 (2.15%) Red Hat
15 6 (1.84%) Tableau
15 6 (1.84%) Teradata
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