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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 125 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Splunk 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% 0.16% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.094% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£463 £435 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.32% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.75 -
% change year-on-year
+55.22% -
Splunk
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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 Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1060 1004 1077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.82% 39.10% 44.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 474 501
Average daily rate £350 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 33
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.50 £9.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £42.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Splunk across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
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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
Edinburgh -4 1 £463 +6.32%
Splunk
UK

Splunk
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (60.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) vCloud
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) VMware

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Security Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Security Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (20.00%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Brocade