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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 344 360 405
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +45
Contract jobs citing Splunk 78 66 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.26% 0.049%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.57% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 49 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £339 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £395 £408
% change year-on-year
-36.74% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
11228 11637 12034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.87% 46.28% 45.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7221 7546 7322
Average daily rate £425 £421 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.07% -1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 263 332
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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 +34 18 £450 +25.87% 2
Harrow - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
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England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 57 (53.77%) Linux
2 43 (40.57%) DevOps
3 41 (38.68%) Java
4 36 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (33.02%) Puppet
6 33 (31.13%) Git (software)
7 31 (29.25%) JavaScript
7 31 (29.25%) SQL Server
8 29 (27.36%) Windows
8 29 (27.36%) Python
9 28 (26.42%) ITIL
10 26 (24.53%) Kanban
11 25 (23.58%) Maven
12 23 (21.70%) Jenkins
12 23 (21.70%) CentOS
12 23 (21.70%) Computer Science
12 23 (21.70%) UNIX
13 22 (20.75%) Nagios
14 21 (19.81%) Internet
14 21 (19.81%) Apache
14 21 (19.81%) DNS
14 21 (19.81%) Scrum
14 21 (19.81%) Opscode Chef
15 20 (18.87%) Visualisation
15 20 (18.87%) IBM
16 19 (17.92%) PowerShell
17 18 (16.98%) Load Balancing
17 18 (16.98%) Oracle
17 18 (16.98%) NoSQL
18 17 (16.04%) Firewall

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 21 (19.81%) Apache
2 13 (12.26%) OpenStack
3 10 (9.43%) Confluence
3 10 (9.43%) IIS
4 7 (6.60%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.60%) MS Exchange
5 6 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.72%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (3.77%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.94%) Jetty
9 1 (0.94%) Mule
9 1 (0.94%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.94%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Office 365
1 2 (1.89%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.81%) DNS
1 21 (19.81%) Internet
2 17 (16.04%) Firewall
3 8 (7.55%) LDAP
3 8 (7.55%) Network Security
4 6 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (4.72%) NetScaler
5 5 (4.72%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (4.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (4.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (4.72%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (4.72%) Ethernet
5 5 (4.72%) SAN
5 5 (4.72%) VPN
5 5 (4.72%) VLAN
5 5 (4.72%) BGP
6 4 (3.77%) IPsec
6 4 (3.77%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (29.25%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.98%) NoSQL
3 14 (13.21%) MongoDB
4 13 (12.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (7.55%) Big Data
6 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.66%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.72%) DB2
7 5 (4.72%) MS Access
7 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.72%) QlikView
7 5 (4.72%) SQLite
7 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.72%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.83%) PowerCenter
8 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.89%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 33 (31.13%) Git (software)
2 25 (23.58%) Maven
3 23 (21.70%) Jenkins
4 13 (12.26%) TeamCity
5 10 (9.43%) Artifactory
5 10 (9.43%) JIRA
5 10 (9.43%) Selenium
6 9 (8.49%) Subversion
7 4 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.89%) JUnit
8 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.89%) MSI
8 2 (1.89%) Introscope
8 2 (1.89%) Xcode
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
General
1 16 (15.09%) Banking
2 10 (9.43%) Retail
2 10 (9.43%) Finance
3 8 (7.55%) Front Office
3 8 (7.55%) Games
4 6 (5.66%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.94%) Publishing
6 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.94%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (24.53%) Consultant
2 25 (23.58%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (14.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 13 (12.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 12 (11.32%) DevOps Consultant
5 12 (11.32%) Developer
6 9 (8.49%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (7.55%) Architect
8 7 (6.60%) Analyst
8 7 (6.60%) Release Manager
9 4 (3.77%) Security Analyst
9 4 (3.77%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.77%) Implementation Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Deployment Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) DevOps Specialist
10 3 (2.83%) Network Consultant
11 2 (1.89%) Project Manager
11 2 (1.89%) Network Security Engineer
11 2 (1.89%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.32%) .NET
2 11 (10.38%) HTML
3 9 (8.49%) Web Services
3 9 (8.49%) REST
3 9 (8.49%) WebSockets
4 7 (6.60%) jQuery
4 7 (6.60%) XML
5 6 (5.66%) CSS
5 6 (5.66%) Regular Expression
5 6 (5.66%) HTML5
6 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (4.72%) WCF
6 5 (4.72%) WPF
6 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.72%) SOAP
6 5 (4.72%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.83%) Java EE
7 3 (2.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) Computer Science
2 20 (18.87%) Visualisation
3 14 (13.21%) Open Source
4 10 (9.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (7.55%) Online Games
6 7 (6.60%) Blackberry
6 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.83%) Firmware
7 3 (2.83%) Clustering
8 2 (1.89%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.89%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.94%) User Experience
9 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.94%) Replication
9 1 (0.94%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.94%) Equities
9 1 (0.94%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 57 (53.77%) Linux
2 29 (27.36%) Windows
3 23 (21.70%) UNIX
3 23 (21.70%) CentOS
4 13 (12.26%) Ubuntu
5 11 (10.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.72%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.72%) SUSE
7 5 (4.72%) AIX
8 3 (2.83%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.89%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.89%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.89%) Android
10 1 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.57%) DevOps
2 36 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (26.42%) ITIL
4 26 (24.53%) Kanban
5 21 (19.81%) Scrum
6 18 (16.98%) Load Balancing
7 15 (14.15%) Service Delivery
8 13 (12.26%) Change Management
9 8 (7.55%) TDD
9 8 (7.55%) SIEM
9 8 (7.55%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.60%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.60%) Service Management
10 7 (6.60%) Workflow
10 7 (6.60%) OO
10 7 (6.60%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.66%) PRINCE2
11 6 (5.66%) OOP
11 6 (5.66%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (38.68%) Java
2 31 (29.25%) JavaScript
3 29 (27.36%) Python
4 19 (17.92%) PowerShell
5 16 (15.09%) SQL
6 15 (14.15%) Perl
7 9 (8.49%) C#
8 7 (6.60%) PHP
9 6 (5.66%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.72%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.72%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.89%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.89%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.89%) C++
12 1 (0.94%) R
12 1 (0.94%) C-shell
12 1 (0.94%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.66%) CISSP
2 5 (4.72%) Degree
3 3 (2.83%) MCSE
3 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.94%) QA
3 1 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (12.26%) vCloud
2 11 (10.38%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.60%) vSphere
5 6 (5.66%) Xen
6 5 (4.72%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.72%) FreeRADIUS
6 5 (4.72%) XenServer
7 4 (3.77%) NFS
8 2 (1.89%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.89%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.89%) XenApp
9 1 (0.94%) Snort
9 1 (0.94%) Nmap
9 1 (0.94%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 35 (33.02%) Puppet
2 22 (20.75%) Nagios
3 21 (19.81%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (12.26%) ZABBIX
4 13 (12.26%) Zenoss
4 13 (12.26%) Kibana
4 13 (12.26%) Graylog2
5 9 (8.49%) ITRS Geneos
6 8 (7.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 8 (7.55%) Cobbler
6 8 (7.55%) Opsview
7 5 (4.72%) Control-M
7 5 (4.72%) CA Spectrum
7 5 (4.72%) SCCM
8 3 (2.83%) SCOM
8 3 (2.83%) BladeLogic
8 3 (2.83%) Salt
9 2 (1.89%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 2 (1.89%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 20 (18.87%) IBM
2 18 (16.98%) Oracle
3 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
3 15 (14.15%) Perforce
4 13 (12.26%) JBoss
5 12 (11.32%) Cisco
6 11 (10.38%) VMware
7 10 (9.43%) Citrix
8 8 (7.55%) Informatica
9 7 (6.60%) Infoblox
10 6 (5.66%) F5
10 6 (5.66%) 29West
10 6 (5.66%) Juniper
10 6 (5.66%) CA
10 6 (5.66%) Veritas
10 6 (5.66%) CheckPoint
10 6 (5.66%) Dell
11 5 (4.72%) ArcSight
11 5 (4.72%) Qualys
12 3 (2.83%) SaltStack
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