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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 309 347 362
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +15
Contract jobs citing Splunk 105 73 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 0.67% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 49 49
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £375 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £250 £380
% change year-on-year
+47.50% -34.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.00 - -
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
10123 10922 11348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.72% 45.61% 45.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6690 6912 7297
Average daily rate £425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 234 263
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.27 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.50 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +7 15 £435 -8.42% 7
Croydon - 5 - -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Hammersmith -2 1 £345 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 76 (42.22%) Linux
2 74 (41.11%) Java
3 52 (28.89%) Jenkins
4 50 (27.78%) Python
5 45 (25.00%) UNIX
6 44 (24.44%) SQL
7 43 (23.89%) Oracle
7 43 (23.89%) DevOps
8 42 (23.33%) Tomcat
9 40 (22.22%) Finance
9 40 (22.22%) Puppet
10 39 (21.67%) Windows
11 34 (18.89%) Apache
12 33 (18.33%) SQL Server
12 33 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (18.33%) Git (software)
13 32 (17.78%) Perl
13 32 (17.78%) Nagios
14 30 (16.67%) ITIL
14 30 (16.67%) VMware
14 30 (16.67%) JIRA
14 30 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (16.11%) Maven
15 29 (16.11%) MySQL
16 28 (15.56%) Open Source
16 28 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (15.00%) Firewall
18 26 (14.44%) HTML
18 26 (14.44%) PowerShell
19 25 (13.89%) Red Hat

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 42 (23.33%) Tomcat
2 34 (18.89%) Apache
3 19 (10.56%) Node.js
4 16 (8.89%) IIS
4 16 (8.89%) Jetty
5 14 (7.78%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (7.22%) Mule
7 12 (6.67%) Confluence
8 11 (6.11%) GlassFish
8 11 (6.11%) JBoss
8 11 (6.11%) WebLogic
9 10 (5.56%) nginx
10 9 (5.00%) Apache Qpid
10 9 (5.00%) Tornado
10 9 (5.00%) WildFly
10 9 (5.00%) Mule ESB
10 9 (5.00%) Apache TomEE
10 9 (5.00%) iPlanet
10 9 (5.00%) Alfresco
11 7 (3.89%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (3.89%) MS Office
1 7 (3.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.22%) MS Project
4 2 (1.11%) Acrobat
4 2 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.67%) ION MarketView
2 3 (1.67%) WebTrends
3 2 (1.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.56%) OpenShift
3 3 (1.67%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.56%) PaaS
5 1 (0.56%) GitHub
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.00%) Firewall
2 21 (11.67%) DNS
3 14 (7.78%) HTTP
4 13 (7.22%) TCP/IP
5 10 (5.56%) Internet
5 10 (5.56%) OpenLDAP
6 9 (5.00%) DHCP
6 9 (5.00%) LDAP
7 7 (3.89%) SNMP
8 6 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (2.78%) Network Security
9 5 (2.78%) LAN
10 4 (2.22%) Intranet
11 3 (1.67%) Extranet
11 3 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.67%) WAN
12 2 (1.11%) VPN
12 2 (1.11%) SSL
12 2 (1.11%) Wireshark
12 2 (1.11%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.11%) MySQL
3 23 (12.78%) MongoDB
4 16 (8.89%) Relational Database
5 13 (7.22%) Redis
5 13 (7.22%) Big Data
6 12 (6.67%) Hadoop
7 11 (6.11%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (5.00%) InterSystems Cache
8 9 (5.00%) Riak
8 9 (5.00%) Infinispan
8 9 (5.00%) Oracle Database
9 8 (4.44%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.78%) HBase
10 5 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.78%) Apache Hive
11 4 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.67%) QlikView
12 3 (1.67%) Neo4j
13 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 52 (28.89%) Jenkins
2 33 (18.33%) Git (software)
3 30 (16.67%) JIRA
4 29 (16.11%) Maven
5 19 (10.56%) Gradle
6 16 (8.89%) TeamCity
7 15 (8.33%) JUnit
8 14 (7.78%) Subversion
9 12 (6.67%) Hudson
10 11 (6.11%) Artifactory
10 11 (6.11%) Ant
10 11 (6.11%) Selenium
11 10 (5.56%) JMeter
11 10 (5.56%) MSBuild
11 10 (5.56%) Gerrit
11 10 (5.56%) Mocha
11 10 (5.56%) SonarQube
12 9 (5.00%) Mercurial
13 8 (4.44%) LoadRunner
14 6 (3.33%) HP UFT
General
1 40 (22.22%) Finance
2 17 (9.44%) Banking
3 6 (3.33%) Retail
3 6 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.22%) Front Office
6 2 (1.11%) Advertising
6 2 (1.11%) Publishing
7 1 (0.56%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (13.89%) Developer
2 21 (11.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (10.56%) Analyst
4 17 (9.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (7.78%) Architect
5 14 (7.78%) Consultant
5 14 (7.78%) Java Developer
6 12 (6.67%) Splunk Engineer
7 8 (4.44%) Security Analyst
7 8 (4.44%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.44%) Applications Support
7 8 (4.44%) Security Consultant
8 7 (3.89%) Test Manager
8 7 (3.89%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (3.89%) Splunk Consultant
8 7 (3.89%) Java Architect
9 6 (3.33%) Applications Engineer
9 6 (3.33%) DevOps Specialist
9 6 (3.33%) Monitoring Specialist
10 5 (2.78%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.44%) HTML
2 24 (13.33%) XML
3 23 (12.78%) JSON
4 20 (11.11%) HTML5
5 19 (10.56%) REST
6 18 (10.00%) Web Services
7 17 (9.44%) .NET
7 17 (9.44%) CSS
8 14 (7.78%) Spring
9 13 (7.22%) jQuery
9 13 (7.22%) Backbone.js
9 13 (7.22%) AngularJS
9 13 (7.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (6.67%) Apache Flex
11 11 (6.11%) Ajax
11 11 (6.11%) Hibernate
12 10 (5.56%) Rendezvous
12 10 (5.56%) SOAP
12 10 (5.56%) Drools
13 9 (5.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.78%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.11%) Fixed Income
4 9 (5.00%) W3C
5 7 (3.89%) Hedge funds
5 7 (3.89%) User Experience
6 5 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.22%) PKI
8 3 (1.67%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.11%) Wiki
9 2 (1.11%) IVR
10 1 (0.56%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.56%) Statistics
10 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.56%) Physics
10 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 76 (42.22%) Linux
2 45 (25.00%) UNIX
3 39 (21.67%) Windows
4 15 (8.33%) CentOS
5 14 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (6.11%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.11%) Solaris
8 1 (0.56%) VMS
8 1 (0.56%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.89%) DevOps
2 33 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (16.67%) ITIL
3 30 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (15.56%) Open Source
5 19 (10.56%) Release Management
5 19 (10.56%) Load Balancing
6 18 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 18 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 17 (9.44%) Configuration Management
8 16 (8.89%) Microservices
9 15 (8.33%) Analytics
9 15 (8.33%) TDD
10 14 (7.78%) SOA
11 13 (7.22%) SDLC
12 11 (6.11%) Technical Analysis
12 11 (6.11%) Software Engineering
12 11 (6.11%) SIEM
12 11 (6.11%) Problem Management
13 10 (5.56%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 74 (41.11%) Java
2 50 (27.78%) Python
3 44 (24.44%) SQL
4 32 (17.78%) Perl
5 26 (14.44%) PowerShell
6 24 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 18 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 13 (7.22%) Shell Script
9 12 (6.67%) C++
10 10 (5.56%) Ruby
11 9 (5.00%) C#
12 7 (3.89%) PHP
13 6 (3.33%) Scala
14 5 (2.78%) VBScript
15 4 (2.22%) C
16 3 (1.67%) R
17 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.56%) VBA
17 1 (0.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 22 (12.22%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.33%) Degree
4 5 (2.78%) CISSP
5 4 (2.22%) MCP
5 4 (2.22%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.67%) GCIH
6 3 (1.67%) CEH
7 2 (1.11%) ISEB
7 2 (1.11%) MOS
7 2 (1.11%) PMP
7 2 (1.11%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.56%) CISA
8 1 (0.56%) CISM
8 1 (0.56%) MCSE
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.56%) CCSE
8 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.89%) QA
2 4 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.67%) COBIT
4 2 (1.11%) SLA
4 2 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (7.78%) Docker
3 12 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 11 (6.11%) VMware ESX
5 10 (5.56%) vCloud
6 9 (5.00%) Varnish
6 9 (5.00%) Squid
7 4 (2.22%) VirtualBox
7 4 (2.22%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.67%) XenApp
8 3 (1.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (1.11%) XenServer
9 2 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.11%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.11%) Snort
10 1 (0.56%) Firmware
10 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 40 (22.22%) Puppet
2 32 (17.78%) Nagios
3 23 (12.78%) logstash
4 20 (11.11%) Ansible
5 19 (10.56%) ITRS Geneos
6 16 (8.89%) Icinga
7 12 (6.67%) Opsview
7 12 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (6.67%) Kibana
8 11 (6.11%) Salt
9 10 (5.56%) HAProxy
9 10 (5.56%) ZABBIX
9 10 (5.56%) Graphite
9 10 (5.56%) Rundeck
10 9 (5.00%) BladeLogic
11 8 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (4.44%) Capistrano
12 7 (3.89%) SCCM
12 7 (3.89%) SCOM
12 7 (3.89%) StatsD
Vendors
1 43 (23.89%) Oracle
2 30 (16.67%) VMware
3 25 (13.89%) Red Hat
4 20 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 14 (7.78%) HP
6 10 (5.56%) Cisco
6 10 (5.56%) TIBCO
6 10 (5.56%) Pega
7 9 (5.00%) Twitter
7 9 (5.00%) Adobe
8 8 (4.44%) Sybase
9 7 (3.89%) Remedy
10 6 (3.33%) EMC
10 6 (3.33%) Sun
11 5 (2.78%) Citrix
11 5 (2.78%) ServiceNow
11 5 (2.78%) New Relic
11 5 (2.78%) ArcSight
11 5 (2.78%) AppDynamics
12 4 (2.22%) IBM
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