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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 25 September 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 256 333 367
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +34
Contract jobs citing Splunk 185 105 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.82% 0.45% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 1.07% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 73 56
Median daily rate £500 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £335 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £256
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +51.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
9618 9810 11187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.51% 42.00% 45.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6360 6514 7233
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 208 245
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.87 £12.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Splunk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +35 33 £525 - 9
West Drayton - 2 £420 -
Hayes - 1 - -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Splunk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 158 (45.01%) Linux
2 148 (42.17%) DevOps
3 146 (41.60%) Python
4 127 (36.18%) Java
5 113 (32.19%) Puppet
6 103 (29.34%) Agile Software Development
7 102 (29.06%) Jenkins
8 100 (28.49%) Finance
9 93 (26.50%) Amazon AWS
10 88 (25.07%) Unix
11 81 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
12 80 (22.79%) Docker
13 78 (22.22%) Ansible
14 71 (20.23%) Windows
14 71 (20.23%) Perl
14 71 (20.23%) Banking
15 68 (19.37%) Open Source
16 61 (17.38%) Firewall
17 58 (16.52%) Git (software)
17 58 (16.52%) Ruby
18 57 (16.24%) Configuration Management
19 52 (14.81%) SIEM
20 49 (13.96%) SQL
21 48 (13.68%) Nagios
21 48 (13.68%) Bash Shell
22 46 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
23 43 (12.25%) Web Services
24 42 (11.97%) PaaS
25 40 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
26 38 (10.83%) TCP/IP

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (10.83%) Cloud Foundry
2 32 (9.12%) Apache
3 21 (5.98%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (5.41%) Confluence
5 17 (4.84%) Tomcat
6 16 (4.56%) WebSphere
7 13 (3.70%) IIS
7 13 (3.70%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (1.14%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.85%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.85%) Zimbra
10 2 (0.57%) WordPress
11 1 (0.28%) CMS
11 1 (0.28%) JBoss
11 1 (0.28%) Jetty
11 1 (0.28%) nginx
11 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) RMDS
2 2 (0.57%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 93 (26.50%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (11.97%) PaaS
3 40 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (6.84%) GitHub
5 21 (5.98%) AWS CloudFormation
6 16 (4.56%) OpenShift
7 14 (3.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 8 (2.28%) IaaS
9 5 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (1.42%) Trello
10 4 (1.14%) Adobe Analytics
10 4 (1.14%) Route 53
10 4 (1.14%) Slack
10 4 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.57%) Apcera
12 2 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.57%) Datadog
12 2 (0.57%) Heroku
13 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 61 (17.38%) Firewall
2 38 (10.83%) TCP/IP
3 33 (9.40%) DNS
4 26 (7.41%) VPN
5 14 (3.99%) LDAP
6 12 (3.42%) HTTP
6 12 (3.42%) LAN
7 9 (2.56%) WAN
7 9 (2.56%) Wireless
8 8 (2.28%) SAN
9 7 (1.99%) BGP
10 6 (1.71%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (1.71%) IP Telephony
10 6 (1.71%) SNMP
10 6 (1.71%) tcpdump
10 6 (1.71%) Wireless Security
10 6 (1.71%) Wireshark
11 5 (1.42%) Ethernet
11 5 (1.42%) MPLS
11 5 (1.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.12%) Hadoop
1 25 (7.12%) MySQL
1 25 (7.12%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.84%) Big Data
2 24 (6.84%) MongoDB
3 23 (6.55%) NoSQL
4 11 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.85%) Sqoop
6 5 (1.42%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.14%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.85%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (0.85%) KDB
8 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.85%) Redis
9 2 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.57%) InfluxDB
10 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.28%) HBase
Development Applications
1 102 (29.06%) Jenkins
2 58 (16.52%) Git (software)
3 31 (8.83%) Maven
4 30 (8.55%) TeamCity
5 29 (8.26%) Sonatype Nexus
6 26 (7.41%) JIRA
7 21 (5.98%) Octopus Deploy
8 20 (5.70%) Vagrant
9 18 (5.13%) Ant
9 18 (5.13%) Subversion
10 17 (4.84%) MSBuild
11 16 (4.56%) SonarQube
12 10 (2.85%) GoCD
12 10 (2.85%) Hudson
12 10 (2.85%) Selenium
13 9 (2.56%) NuGet
13 9 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (1.71%) Artifactory
16 5 (1.42%) Gradle
General
1 100 (28.49%) Finance
2 71 (20.23%) Banking
3 26 (7.41%) Retail
4 15 (4.27%) Front Office
4 15 (4.27%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.99%) Financial Institution
6 10 (2.85%) Back Office
7 6 (1.71%) Marketing
8 5 (1.42%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.85%) Publishing
9 3 (0.85%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.57%) Law
11 1 (0.28%) Advertising
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Games
11 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 98 (27.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 50 (14.25%) Analyst
3 33 (9.40%) Developer
4 31 (8.83%) Security Analyst
5 29 (8.26%) Consultant
6 27 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
8 25 (7.12%) AWS DevOps
9 21 (5.98%) Architect
9 21 (5.98%) Linux Engineer
10 20 (5.70%) Splunk Consultant
11 18 (5.13%) SIEM Analyst
12 17 (4.84%) Senior DevOps
12 17 (4.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 16 (4.56%) Cloud Engineer
14 15 (4.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 15 (4.27%) Platform Engineer
15 14 (3.99%) Automation Engineer
15 14 (3.99%) Splunk Engineer
16 11 (3.13%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (12.25%) Web Services
2 35 (9.97%) ELK Stack
3 34 (9.69%) Regular Expression
4 24 (6.84%) .NET
5 23 (6.55%) RESTful
6 22 (6.27%) LAMP
7 21 (5.98%) HTML
8 18 (5.13%) HTML5
8 18 (5.13%) JSON
9 17 (4.84%) Spring
10 16 (4.56%) XML
11 14 (3.99%) CSS
11 14 (3.99%) CSS3
11 14 (3.99%) J2EE
12 13 (3.70%) Spring Boot
13 9 (2.56%) JDBC
13 9 (2.56%) Node.js
13 9 (2.56%) REST
13 9 (2.56%) Servlets
14 8 (2.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
1 19 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 14 (3.99%) Computer Science
2 14 (3.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (3.99%) Security Operations Centre
3 11 (3.13%) Private Cloud
4 8 (2.28%) Fixed Income
5 7 (1.99%) Public Cloud
5 7 (1.99%) Virtual Team
6 6 (1.71%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.71%) Derivative
6 6 (1.71%) Equities
7 5 (1.42%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (1.14%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.14%) Cyber Attack
8 4 (1.14%) Grid Computing
8 4 (1.14%) New Media
8 4 (1.14%) Social Media
8 4 (1.14%) Statistics
8 4 (1.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 158 (45.01%) Linux
2 88 (25.07%) Unix
3 71 (20.23%) Windows
4 23 (6.55%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.42%) CentOS
7 5 (1.42%) Mac OS
7 5 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.42%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.14%) Solaris
8 4 (1.14%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.85%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.57%) AIX
10 2 (0.57%) Fedora
10 2 (0.57%) HPUX
10 2 (0.57%) Mesosphere
10 2 (0.57%) VMS
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (42.17%) DevOps
2 103 (29.34%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (19.37%) Open Source
4 57 (16.24%) Configuration Management
5 52 (14.81%) SIEM
6 46 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (9.97%) Information Security
7 35 (9.97%) Security Operations
8 34 (9.69%) ITIL
8 34 (9.69%) Migration
9 24 (6.84%) Cybersecurity
9 24 (6.84%) Data Modelling
10 23 (6.55%) E-Commerce
11 18 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (5.13%) Load Balancing
11 18 (5.13%) Microservices
12 16 (4.56%) Change Management
12 16 (4.56%) Scrum
13 15 (4.27%) Continuous Delivery
13 15 (4.27%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 146 (41.60%) Python
2 127 (36.18%) Java
3 71 (20.23%) Perl
4 58 (16.52%) Ruby
5 49 (13.96%) SQL
6 48 (13.68%) Bash Shell
7 35 (9.97%) JavaScript
7 35 (9.97%) PowerShell
8 29 (8.26%) PHP
9 24 (6.84%) C#
10 22 (6.27%) Shell Script
11 15 (4.27%) T-SQL
12 13 (3.70%) C++
12 13 (3.70%) Scala
13 9 (2.56%) Bourne shell
14 8 (2.28%) Groovy
15 7 (1.99%) Korn
16 4 (1.14%) C
17 3 (0.85%) Clojure
18 2 (0.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (7.12%) Degree
2 23 (6.55%) Security Cleared
3 22 (6.27%) SC Cleared
4 21 (5.98%) CISSP
5 11 (3.13%) CCNP
5 11 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.99%) GIAC
6 7 (1.99%) SANS
7 6 (1.71%) CCSE
7 6 (1.71%) CISM
7 6 (1.71%) JNCIE
7 6 (1.71%) JNCIP
8 5 (1.42%) CCIE
8 5 (1.42%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.14%) AWS Certification
9 4 (1.14%) CCNA
9 4 (1.14%) PMP
9 4 (1.14%) SSCP
10 3 (0.85%) CEH
11 2 (0.57%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.99%) QA
3 6 (1.71%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.85%) SLA
5 2 (0.57%) COBIT
5 2 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.57%) ISO27002
System Software
1 80 (22.79%) Docker
2 16 (4.56%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.70%) Snort
4 11 (3.13%) VMware ESX
5 9 (2.56%) Apache Flume
6 8 (2.28%) vSphere
7 7 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (1.14%) NFS
8 4 (1.14%) Varnish
9 3 (0.85%) Squid
10 2 (0.57%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.28%) Cygwin
11 1 (0.28%) Firmware
11 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 113 (32.19%) Puppet
2 81 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
3 78 (22.22%) Ansible
4 48 (13.68%) Nagios
5 28 (7.98%) Terraform
6 26 (7.41%) logstash
7 17 (4.84%) SCCM
8 16 (4.56%) Icinga
8 16 (4.56%) ITRS Geneos
9 12 (3.42%) Kibana
9 12 (3.42%) QRadar
10 10 (2.85%) Grafana
10 10 (2.85%) HP SiteScope
11 9 (2.56%) Rsyslog
12 8 (2.28%) FreeIPA
12 8 (2.28%) Graphite
13 7 (1.99%) Kubernetes
13 7 (1.99%) SELinux
13 7 (1.99%) ZABBIX
14 6 (1.71%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 37 (10.54%) AppDynamics
1 37 (10.54%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.26%) New Relic
3 23 (6.55%) ArcSight
3 23 (6.55%) Oracle
4 20 (5.70%) MuleSoft
5 19 (5.41%) Cisco
6 16 (4.56%) VMware
7 14 (3.99%) Atlassian
8 12 (3.42%) IBM
8 12 (3.42%) Symantec
9 10 (2.85%) CheckPoint
9 10 (2.85%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.28%) HP
10 8 (2.28%) Sourcefire
11 7 (1.99%) Juniper
11 7 (1.99%) Rackspace
12 6 (1.71%) Intel Security
12 6 (1.71%) LogRhythm
12 6 (1.71%) Palo Alto
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