The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 100 118 127
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +9
Contract jobs citing Splunk 19 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.96% 0.49% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 1.96% 1.20% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £320
% change year-on-year
- +40.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Splunk
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
967 1164 1089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 48.94% 40.37% 38.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 590 567
Median daily rate £340 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.63 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.70 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Splunk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Splunk
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Splunk across the Scotland region.

Splunk Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Splunk
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Splunk across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Splunk Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Edinburgh +16 11 £525 - 7
Glasgow +19 8 £370 -
Splunk
UK

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 16 (57.14%) Perl
2 15 (53.57%) SIEM
3 14 (50.00%) Linux
4 13 (46.43%) Python
5 12 (42.86%) Finance
6 11 (39.29%) Firewall
6 11 (39.29%) CISSP
6 11 (39.29%) Unix
6 11 (39.29%) Analytics
6 11 (39.29%) QRadar
7 8 (28.57%) Big Data
7 8 (28.57%) DNS
7 8 (28.57%) Symantec
7 8 (28.57%) Java
8 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (21.43%) Banking
9 6 (21.43%) Use Case
9 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
9 6 (21.43%) CISM
9 6 (21.43%) Windows
9 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
10 5 (17.86%) SDLC
10 5 (17.86%) SANS
10 5 (17.86%) Threat Detection
10 5 (17.86%) ArcSight ESM
10 5 (17.86%) MapR
10 5 (17.86%) Anomaly Detection
10 5 (17.86%) Statistical Modelling

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (10.71%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) IaaS
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) Firewall
2 8 (28.57%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) Network Security
3 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Big Data
2 5 (17.86%) Apache Hive
2 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) GitLab
3 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Consultant
1 8 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) SIEM Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Splunk Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Security Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Splunk Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) CISSP Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Product Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Security Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Security Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Unix Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) IT Architect
6 2 (7.14%) IT Security Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Splunk Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Cyberthreat Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Splunk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
1 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (10.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) Unix
3 6 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (10.71%) AIX
4 3 (10.71%) HPUX
4 3 (10.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) SIEM
2 11 (39.29%) Analytics
3 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (21.43%) Use Case
4 5 (17.86%) Anomaly Detection
4 5 (17.86%) SDLC
4 5 (17.86%) Statistical Modelling
4 5 (17.86%) Threat Detection
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) Process Management
5 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) Information Security
6 3 (10.71%) Security Management
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Perl
2 13 (46.43%) Python
3 8 (28.57%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.71%) VBA
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) CISSP
2 6 (21.43%) CISM
3 5 (17.86%) SANS
4 3 (10.71%) CEH
4 3 (10.71%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (10.71%) COBIT
2 3 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) QRadar
2 5 (17.86%) ArcSight ESM
3 3 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (7.14%) Ansible
4 2 (7.14%) Fluentd
4 2 (7.14%) Graylog
4 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Symantec
2 5 (17.86%) ArcSight
2 5 (17.86%) IBM
2 5 (17.86%) MapR
3 4 (14.29%) Intel Security
4 3 (10.71%) Qualys