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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 123 135 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Splunk 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.031% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 0.088% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £225
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +55.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +259.37%
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
1106 1136 1127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.69% 35.50% 40.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 519 542
Median daily rate £340 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 42 28
Median hourly rate £41.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+156.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.70 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 30 July 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 +7 11 £388 -16.21% 3
Splunk
UK

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (47.06%) Python
2 15 (44.12%) Finance
3 14 (41.18%) Java
3 14 (41.18%) Perl
3 14 (41.18%) Docker
3 14 (41.18%) DevOps
3 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
4 13 (38.24%) Ansible
4 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
4 13 (38.24%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (38.24%) Linux
4 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (38.24%) TeamCity
4 13 (38.24%) Puppet
4 13 (38.24%) SIEM
5 12 (35.29%) PaaS
5 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (35.29%) Ruby
5 12 (35.29%) Migration
6 11 (32.35%) Legal
6 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
6 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
6 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
6 11 (32.35%) MSBuild
6 11 (32.35%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
7 10 (29.41%) Windows
8 9 (26.47%) Bourne shell
8 9 (26.47%) Banking

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 4 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (35.29%) PaaS
2 10 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Network Security
2 4 (11.76%) DNS
2 4 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) HTTP
3 2 (5.88%) LDAP
3 2 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Big Data
1 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.88%) DB2
2 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.94%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
1 13 (38.24%) TeamCity
2 11 (32.35%) MSBuild
2 11 (32.35%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (8.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.82%) Hudson
3 3 (8.82%) JIRA
4 2 (5.88%) Ant
4 2 (5.88%) Artifactory
4 2 (5.88%) ClearCase
4 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.88%) Gradle
4 2 (5.88%) Grunt
4 2 (5.88%) gulp
4 2 (5.88%) Maven
4 2 (5.88%) Selenium
4 2 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (5.88%) Subversion
4 2 (5.88%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 11 (32.35%) Legal
3 9 (26.47%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Consultant
1 11 (32.35%) Security Consultant
2 8 (23.53%) Security Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Splunk Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Architect
5 4 (11.76%) AWS Architect
5 4 (11.76%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (11.76%) Azure Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Azure DevOps
5 4 (11.76%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.76%) DevOps Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) SIEM Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) CISSP Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
1 2 (5.88%) Java EE
1 2 (5.88%) JDBC
1 2 (5.88%) JSP
1 2 (5.88%) Regular Expression
1 2 (5.88%) Servlets
1 2 (5.88%) SOAP
1 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) PKI
3 2 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 10 (29.41%) Windows
3 6 (17.65%) Unix
4 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
5 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.88%) AIX
6 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) DevOps
2 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (38.24%) SIEM
3 12 (35.29%) Migration
4 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
5 7 (20.59%) Project Management
5 7 (20.59%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
8 4 (11.76%) Threat Management
8 4 (11.76%) Use Case
9 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.82%) Analytics
9 3 (8.82%) Information Security
9 3 (8.82%) Performance Improvement
9 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
9 3 (8.82%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (8.82%) Security Architecture
9 3 (8.82%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) Python
2 14 (41.18%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) Perl
3 12 (35.29%) Ruby
4 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
5 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
6 9 (26.47%) Bourne shell
7 8 (23.53%) C++
7 8 (23.53%) Korn
8 3 (8.82%) SQL
9 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) CISSP
2 4 (11.76%) CISM
3 1 (2.94%) CISA
3 1 (2.94%) CISMP
3 1 (2.94%) GIAC
3 1 (2.94%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (20.59%) PCI DSS
2 4 (11.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Docker
2 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.88%) VirtualBox
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) Ansible
1 13 (38.24%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (38.24%) Puppet
2 5 (14.71%) QRadar
3 4 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (5.88%) CA Wily
4 2 (5.88%) logstash
4 2 (5.88%) rkt
4 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.88%) Zenoss
5 1 (2.94%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (2.94%) CFEngine
5 1 (2.94%) Fluentd
5 1 (2.94%) Graylog
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Intel Security
2 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 5 (14.71%) Symantec
4 4 (11.76%) ArcSight
4 4 (11.76%) Qualys
5 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.88%) Atlassian
6 2 (5.88%) Google
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) VMware
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix
7 1 (2.94%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) MapR