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 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 330 394 380
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -14
Contract jobs citing Splunk 70 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.23% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 16 19
Average daily rate
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£488 £488 £501
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -19.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.75 -
% change year-on-year
+55.22% -
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
10071 10275 9914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.53% 43.98% 44.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6612 6701 6237
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 214 292
Average hourly rate £19.88 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
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 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 28 May 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 28 May 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
(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 +15 12 £419 -19.47% 4
Croydon - 4 - -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 83 (52.20%) Linux
2 73 (45.91%) Python
3 61 (38.36%) Java
4 54 (33.96%) Firewall
5 45 (28.30%) Finance
5 45 (28.30%) Oracle
6 44 (27.67%) Windows
7 42 (26.42%) Jenkins
8 41 (25.79%) SQL
9 38 (23.90%) Load Balancing
10 37 (23.27%) Perl
11 35 (22.01%) SQL Server
11 35 (22.01%) Apache
12 34 (21.38%) Red Hat
13 33 (20.75%) Git (software)
14 31 (19.50%) Tomcat
15 29 (18.24%) Maven
15 29 (18.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 28 (17.61%) Open Source
16 28 (17.61%) ITIL
17 26 (16.35%) JIRA
18 25 (15.72%) Release Management
18 25 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
18 25 (15.72%) SIEM
18 25 (15.72%) DevOps
19 24 (15.09%) Puppet
19 24 (15.09%) UNIX
19 24 (15.09%) IIS
19 24 (15.09%) MySQL
20 23 (14.47%) .NET

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 35 (22.01%) Apache
2 31 (19.50%) Tomcat
3 24 (15.09%) IIS
4 9 (5.66%) Node.js
5 8 (5.03%) WebLogic
5 8 (5.03%) Confluence
5 8 (5.03%) Apache Spark
6 7 (4.40%) Jetty
6 7 (4.40%) OpenStack
6 7 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (3.77%) JBoss
7 6 (3.77%) Apache Pig
8 5 (3.14%) nginx
9 4 (2.52%) iPlanet
9 4 (2.52%) SAS
9 4 (2.52%) Apache Qpid
9 4 (2.52%) Alfresco
9 4 (2.52%) Mule
9 4 (2.52%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.52%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.26%) MS Office
2 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) WebTrends
2 4 (2.52%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (2.52%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.14%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.26%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.63%) Datadog
4 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 54 (33.96%) Firewall
2 14 (8.81%) Multicast
3 13 (8.18%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (8.18%) LAN
3 13 (8.18%) Internet
4 11 (6.92%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (6.92%) BGP
4 11 (6.92%) DNS
5 10 (6.29%) EIGRP
5 10 (6.29%) MPLS
5 10 (6.29%) Wireless
6 9 (5.66%) Network Security
7 8 (5.03%) LDAP
8 7 (4.40%) HTTP
9 5 (3.14%) OpenLDAP
9 5 (3.14%) DHCP
9 5 (3.14%) TCP/IP
10 4 (2.52%) SNMP
10 4 (2.52%) Intranet
10 4 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (22.01%) SQL Server
2 24 (15.09%) MySQL
3 23 (14.47%) Hadoop
4 18 (11.32%) MongoDB
5 16 (10.06%) Oracle Database
5 16 (10.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (8.81%) NoSQL
6 14 (8.81%) Apache Hive
6 14 (8.81%) Relational Database
7 13 (8.18%) Big Data
8 10 (6.29%) HBase
9 9 (5.66%) Redis
10 6 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (3.14%) QlikView
11 5 (3.14%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.52%) InterSystems Cache
12 4 (2.52%) Infinispan
12 4 (2.52%) Riak
12 4 (2.52%) Neo4j
13 3 (1.89%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 42 (26.42%) Jenkins
2 33 (20.75%) Git (software)
3 29 (18.24%) Maven
4 26 (16.35%) JIRA
5 20 (12.58%) Gradle
6 19 (11.95%) Ant
7 15 (9.43%) MSBuild
7 15 (9.43%) Mercurial
7 15 (9.43%) TeamCity
7 15 (9.43%) Subversion
8 9 (5.66%) JUnit
9 7 (4.40%) Selenium
9 7 (4.40%) JMeter
10 6 (3.77%) Artifactory
11 5 (3.14%) SonarQube
11 5 (3.14%) Mocha
11 5 (3.14%) Gerrit
12 4 (2.52%) Eclipse
12 4 (2.52%) Hudson
13 2 (1.26%) JProfiler
General
1 45 (28.30%) Finance
2 21 (13.21%) Banking
3 13 (8.18%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.14%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.14%) Retail
5 3 (1.89%) Games
6 2 (1.26%) Publishing
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (12.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 20 (12.58%) Architect
2 13 (8.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (8.18%) Developer
2 13 (8.18%) Consultant
3 12 (7.55%) Analyst
4 8 (5.03%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (5.03%) Network Engineer
5 7 (4.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 7 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (4.40%) Security Engineer
6 6 (3.77%) Security Architect
6 6 (3.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (3.14%) Splunk Consultant
7 5 (3.14%) Java Architect
7 5 (3.14%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (3.14%) Technical Operations Engineer
7 5 (3.14%) Security Analyst
7 5 (3.14%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (2.52%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.47%) .NET
2 19 (11.95%) Rendezvous
3 18 (11.32%) HTML
4 16 (10.06%) Django
5 15 (9.43%) Web Services
6 14 (8.81%) XML
6 14 (8.81%) CSS
7 11 (6.92%) JSON
8 9 (5.66%) REST
9 8 (5.03%) SOAP
9 8 (5.03%) Hibernate
9 8 (5.03%) Apache Flex
10 7 (4.40%) HTML5
11 6 (3.77%) jQuery
12 5 (3.14%) Drools
13 4 (2.52%) J2EE
13 4 (2.52%) JDBC
13 4 (2.52%) JSP
13 4 (2.52%) XSLT
13 4 (2.52%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.69%) Computer Science
3 14 (8.81%) Fixed Income
4 9 (5.66%) Physics
5 6 (3.77%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (3.77%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.52%) W3C
6 4 (2.52%) Statistics
7 3 (1.89%) PKI
7 3 (1.89%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.26%) Clustering
8 2 (1.26%) Replication
8 2 (1.26%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.26%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.26%) Ontologies
8 2 (1.26%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.63%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 83 (52.20%) Linux
2 44 (27.67%) Windows
3 29 (18.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (15.09%) UNIX
5 14 (8.81%) Ubuntu
6 12 (7.55%) CentOS
7 11 (6.92%) Solaris
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.63%) Fedora
8 1 (0.63%) SUSE
8 1 (0.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.90%) Load Balancing
2 28 (17.61%) Open Source
2 28 (17.61%) ITIL
3 25 (15.72%) Release Management
3 25 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (15.72%) SIEM
3 25 (15.72%) DevOps
4 23 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (13.21%) Problem Management
6 20 (12.58%) Analytics
7 18 (11.32%) Capacity Management
8 17 (10.69%) Technical Analysis
9 16 (10.06%) E-Commerce
9 16 (10.06%) Mentoring
10 13 (8.18%) Network Monitoring
10 13 (8.18%) SDLC
11 12 (7.55%) Software Engineering
12 11 (6.92%) Network Management
12 11 (6.92%) Service Delivery
13 10 (6.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 73 (45.91%) Python
2 61 (38.36%) Java
3 41 (25.79%) SQL
4 37 (23.27%) Perl
5 23 (14.47%) Bash Shell
6 16 (10.06%) C++
7 14 (8.81%) JavaScript
8 11 (6.92%) PowerShell
8 11 (6.92%) Ruby
9 9 (5.66%) C#
10 8 (5.03%) R
11 5 (3.14%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.52%) MATLAB
12 4 (2.52%) Clojure
12 4 (2.52%) Scala
13 3 (1.89%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.89%) VBScript
14 2 (1.26%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.26%) PHP
15 1 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 22 (13.84%) Degree
2 13 (8.18%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.29%) CCNA
4 7 (4.40%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (4.40%) CCNP
5 5 (3.14%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.52%) CISSP
7 3 (1.89%) GCIH
7 3 (1.89%) CEH
8 2 (1.26%) ISEB
9 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.63%) CISA
9 1 (0.63%) CISM
9 1 (0.63%) CCSE
9 1 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.66%) QA
2 4 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.89%) COBIT
3 3 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.92%) vCloud
2 9 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.03%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.77%) Docker
5 4 (2.52%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.52%) Varnish
5 4 (2.52%) vSphere
5 4 (2.52%) Squid
6 3 (1.89%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.63%) HDFS
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.63%) XenApp
7 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.63%) Openswan
7 1 (0.63%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (15.09%) Puppet
2 23 (14.47%) Nagios
3 22 (13.84%) ITRS Geneos
4 16 (10.06%) Graphite
5 15 (9.43%) BladeLogic
6 13 (8.18%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (7.55%) ZABBIX
8 11 (6.92%) Kibana
9 10 (6.29%) logstash
9 10 (6.29%) Ansible
10 8 (5.03%) Graylog
11 6 (3.77%) Zenoss
11 6 (3.77%) StatsD
12 5 (3.14%) Salt
12 5 (3.14%) Rundeck
12 5 (3.14%) SCOM
12 5 (3.14%) HAProxy
13 4 (2.52%) Nessus
13 4 (2.52%) SCOrch
13 4 (2.52%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 45 (28.30%) Oracle
2 34 (21.38%) Red Hat
3 22 (13.84%) VMware
3 22 (13.84%) Cisco
4 19 (11.95%) TIBCO
5 17 (10.69%) Microsoft
6 11 (6.92%) F5
6 11 (6.92%) Juniper
7 10 (6.29%) SolarWinds
8 8 (5.03%) NetApp
8 8 (5.03%) Tableau
9 7 (4.40%) Qualys
9 7 (4.40%) Perforce
9 7 (4.40%) HP
10 6 (3.77%) EMC
11 5 (3.14%) Pega
11 5 (3.14%) ION Trading
11 5 (3.14%) Remedy
11 5 (3.14%) Sun
11 5 (3.14%) IBM
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