The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Splunk
England / South East
Rank 193 206 257
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +51
Contract jobs citing Splunk 46 57 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.65% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 1.34% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 32 9
Median daily rate £450 £463 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £338 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £474 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +35.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3772 4244 4533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 49.28% 48.51% 47.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2191 2456 2365
Median daily rate £400 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £541 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 218 206
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.62% +145.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.56 £12.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.95 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Splunk
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Splunk Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Splunk
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Splunk across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Splunk Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +26 24 £494 -1.25% 6
Berkshire +5 13 £450 +28.57% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 6 £350 - 3
Surrey +9 2 £475 -20.83%
Middlesex 0 1 - -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.05%) Java
3 22 (28.21%) Linux
3 22 (28.21%) DevOps
4 21 (26.92%) XML
4 21 (26.92%) Scrum
4 21 (26.92%) Firewall
4 21 (26.92%) Maven
4 21 (26.92%) JSON
4 21 (26.92%) REST
5 20 (25.64%) Security Cleared
5 20 (25.64%) Python
6 19 (24.36%) JBoss
6 19 (24.36%) Groovy
6 19 (24.36%) Gradle
7 18 (23.08%) VMware
8 17 (21.79%) TDD
8 17 (21.79%) ITIL
9 16 (20.51%) HTTP
9 16 (20.51%) Project Management
9 16 (20.51%) PCI DSS
10 15 (19.23%) SC Cleared
10 15 (19.23%) Selenium
10 15 (19.23%) Ruby
10 15 (19.23%) Bitbucket
10 15 (19.23%) Sitecore CMS
10 15 (19.23%) Sitecore
10 15 (19.23%) WebDriver
10 15 (19.23%) BDD
10 15 (19.23%) Intel Security

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 19 (24.36%) JBoss
2 15 (19.23%) Apache
2 15 (19.23%) CMS
2 15 (19.23%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (5.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (5.13%) Commerce Server
3 4 (5.13%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (5.13%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Fredhopper
2 2 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.69%) IaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.92%) Firewall
2 16 (20.51%) HTTP
3 6 (7.69%) Network Security
4 4 (5.13%) VPN
5 3 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.85%) WAN
5 3 (3.85%) Wireless
6 2 (2.56%) ATM
6 2 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (2.56%) Frame Relay
6 2 (2.56%) LAN
6 2 (2.56%) SNMP
6 2 (2.56%) VoIP
7 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.28%) OSPF
7 1 (1.28%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.13%) DB2
2 4 (5.13%) MySQL
3 3 (3.85%) Apache Hive
3 3 (3.85%) Big Data
3 3 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.56%) HBase
4 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.56%) Power BI
4 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.28%) Redis
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (26.92%) Maven
2 19 (24.36%) Gradle
3 15 (19.23%) Ant
3 15 (19.23%) Apache Ivy
3 15 (19.23%) Bitbucket
3 15 (19.23%) eggPlant
3 15 (19.23%) JMeter
3 15 (19.23%) Selenium
3 15 (19.23%) WebDriver
4 8 (10.26%) Subversion
5 5 (6.41%) JIRA
6 4 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (5.13%) Gatling
6 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
6 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.13%) NeoLoad
7 2 (2.56%) Checkstyle
7 2 (2.56%) Cobertura
7 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.28%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (17.95%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.28%) Banking
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Developer
2 13 (16.67%) Architect
3 11 (14.10%) Analyst
4 10 (12.82%) Consultant
4 10 (12.82%) Developer in Test
5 8 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (6.41%) Cisco Architect
7 5 (6.41%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (6.41%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Cisco Network Architect
8 4 (5.13%) SOC Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.85%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Lead Security Architect
9 3 (3.85%) Linux Specialist
9 3 (3.85%) SIEM Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.92%) JSON
1 21 (26.92%) REST
1 21 (26.92%) XML
2 13 (16.67%) Web Services
3 6 (7.69%) Apache Camel
3 6 (7.69%) SOAP
4 4 (5.13%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (5.13%) Ajax
4 4 (5.13%) CSS
4 4 (5.13%) HTML
4 4 (5.13%) J2EE
4 4 (5.13%) OSGi
4 4 (5.13%) React
4 4 (5.13%) Worklight
5 2 (2.56%) Apache CXF
5 2 (2.56%) Middleware
5 2 (2.56%) Node.js
5 2 (2.56%) SAML
5 2 (2.56%) Spring
5 2 (2.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) CMDB
3 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.69%) Cyber Defence
3 6 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.41%) Reference Data
5 4 (5.13%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (3.85%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (3.85%) Smart Meter
7 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.21%) Linux
2 15 (19.23%) Windows
3 13 (16.67%) Unix
4 7 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.21%) DevOps
3 21 (26.92%) Scrum
4 17 (21.79%) ITIL
4 17 (21.79%) TDD
5 16 (20.51%) Project Management
6 15 (19.23%) BDD
6 15 (19.23%) Content Management
6 15 (19.23%) OO
6 15 (19.23%) OOP
7 13 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (16.67%) Information Security
7 13 (16.67%) Security Operations
8 12 (15.38%) Security Testing
8 12 (15.38%) SIEM
8 12 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 12 (15.38%) Visualisation
9 11 (14.10%) Automated Testing
9 11 (14.10%) Manual Testing
9 11 (14.10%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.05%) Java
2 20 (25.64%) Python
3 19 (24.36%) Groovy
4 15 (19.23%) Ruby
5 11 (14.10%) C++
6 9 (11.54%) SQL
7 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.13%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.13%) PHP
8 4 (5.13%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.56%) R
9 2 (2.56%) Scala
10 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 15 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 11 (14.10%) Degree
4 5 (6.41%) CISSP
5 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.85%) CISM
5 3 (3.85%) SANS
6 2 (2.56%) CCIE
6 2 (2.56%) CISA
6 2 (2.56%) RHCE
6 2 (2.56%) SSCP
7 1 (1.28%) CCDE
7 1 (1.28%) CCNP
7 1 (1.28%) CEH
7 1 (1.28%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.51%) PCI DSS
2 8 (10.26%) PA-DSS
3 6 (7.69%) QA
4 5 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) Docker
2 7 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.56%) HDFS
4 1 (1.28%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
1 6 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (5.13%) Ansible
2 4 (5.13%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (5.13%) HP Fortify
2 4 (5.13%) QRadar
3 3 (3.85%) logstash
3 3 (3.85%) Nessus
3 3 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.85%) Puppet
4 2 (2.56%) Cobbler
4 2 (2.56%) Nagios
4 2 (2.56%) Opsview
4 2 (2.56%) Stealthwatch
4 2 (2.56%) TrustSec
5 1 (1.28%) Kibana
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.28%) Nexpose
5 1 (1.28%) PowerBroker
5 1 (1.28%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) VMware
2 15 (19.23%) Intel Security
2 15 (19.23%) Red Hat
2 15 (19.23%) Sitecore
3 13 (16.67%) Cisco
4 12 (15.38%) ArcSight
5 11 (14.10%) HP
6 9 (11.54%) BMC
6 9 (11.54%) CA
7 8 (10.26%) AppDynamics
7 8 (10.26%) CheckPoint
7 8 (10.26%) Gemalto
7 8 (10.26%) Kaspersky
7 8 (10.26%) NetApp
7 8 (10.26%) Symantec
7 8 (10.26%) Tripwire
8 7 (8.97%) F5
8 7 (8.97%) Oracle
8 7 (8.97%) SolarWinds
9 5 (6.41%) Juniper
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