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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 239 - 231
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Splunk 18 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% - 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% - 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -
Splunk
England

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
4389 4278 4180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.94% 47.75% 50.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2415 2134 2047
Average daily rate £388 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £203 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 240 345
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Splunk across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

Splunk Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Splunk
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Splunk Hourly Rate Trend 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hampshire - 6 £450 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 £200 - 4
Surrey - 3 - - 4
Berkshire - 2 - - 13
Kent - 2 £475 - 1
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (48.00%) Windows
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (36.00%) Linux
3 9 (36.00%) Python
3 9 (36.00%) WAN
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle
4 8 (32.00%) LAN
4 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (32.00%) Nagios
5 7 (28.00%) Citrix
5 7 (28.00%) Apache
5 7 (28.00%) VMware
5 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) XenApp
5 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (24.00%) Wireshark
6 6 (24.00%) Perl
6 6 (24.00%) VPN
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) SIEM
7 5 (20.00%) Capacity Management
7 5 (20.00%) Zenoss
7 5 (20.00%) NetScaler
7 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (20.00%) HDFS
7 5 (20.00%) DNS
7 5 (20.00%) SSL

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (28.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.00%) IIS
3 4 (16.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (12.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) WAN
3 8 (32.00%) LAN
4 6 (24.00%) Wireshark
4 6 (24.00%) VPN
5 5 (20.00%) DNS
5 5 (20.00%) SSL
5 5 (20.00%) SMTP
5 5 (20.00%) DHCP
5 5 (20.00%) SAN
5 5 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.00%) Network Security
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.00%) LDAP
6 2 (8.00%) SSH
6 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (4.00%) tcpdump
7 1 (4.00%) Junos
7 1 (4.00%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Ant
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
1 3 (12.00%) Maven
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.00%) Hudson
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) German Language
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) Analyst
1 4 (16.00%) Consultant
1 4 (16.00%) Solutions Designer
1 4 (16.00%) Designer
2 3 (12.00%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (12.00%) Architect
2 3 (12.00%) Splunk Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) IT Support
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) SAML
1 4 (16.00%) Middleware
1 4 (16.00%) REST
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) Regular Expression
2 3 (12.00%) boto
3 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) IVR
1 4 (16.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 2000
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) CentOS
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (12.00%) UNIX
4 1 (4.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) HPUX
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) SIEM
3 5 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (16.00%) Email Management
4 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (16.00%) Use Case
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) Information Security
5 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (12.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
6 2 (8.00%) Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (24.00%) Perl
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) GIAC
3 1 (4.00%) CCSA
3 1 (4.00%) CCSE
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) AWS Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) XenApp
3 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (20.00%) HDFS
4 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.00%) vSphere
5 1 (4.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Nagios
2 5 (20.00%) Zenoss
3 3 (12.00%) Puppet
3 3 (12.00%) Hyperic
3 3 (12.00%) Ansible
4 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.00%) Nessus
4 1 (4.00%) SCCM
4 1 (4.00%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (4.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) Citrix
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) AppSense
4 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 4 (16.00%) KANA
5 4 (16.00%) Adobe
5 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.00%) ArcSight
7 2 (8.00%) McAfee
7 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.00%) Juniper
8 1 (4.00%) LogRhythm
8 1 (4.00%) F5
8 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.00%) Tripwire
8 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire
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