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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 232 249 231
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Contract jobs citing Splunk 29 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.022% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.047% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 2
Average daily rate
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£438 £500 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £500 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £225 £350
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+259.37% -
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
4518 4289 4132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.39% 46.63% 48.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2556 2129 2041
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 236 314
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.42 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 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 31 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
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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 - 10 £425 - 3
Kent - 6 £475 - 5
Surrey - 6 - - 2
Berkshire +8 4 £500 - 9
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £200 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 4
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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 18 (46.15%) Python
2 17 (43.59%) Linux
3 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (30.77%) Windows
4 12 (30.77%) Shell Script
4 12 (30.77%) Nagios
4 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.21%) Firewall
6 10 (25.64%) Ruby
6 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
6 10 (25.64%) VPN
6 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (25.64%) Puppet
6 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
6 10 (25.64%) DevOps
7 9 (23.08%) SIEM
7 9 (23.08%) SSL
7 9 (23.08%) Apache
7 9 (23.08%) Tomcat
7 9 (23.08%) Oracle
8 8 (20.51%) Perl
8 8 (20.51%) WAN
8 8 (20.51%) Use Case
8 8 (20.51%) REST
9 7 (17.95%) Analytics
9 7 (17.95%) SNMP
9 7 (17.95%) LAN
9 7 (17.95%) JIRA
9 7 (17.95%) VMware
10 6 (15.38%) Subversion

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 9 (23.08%) Apache
1 9 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.38%) OpenStack
3 5 (12.82%) IIS
4 4 (10.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (15.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.26%) SoftLayer
3 4 (10.26%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Firewall
2 10 (25.64%) VPN
3 9 (23.08%) SSL
4 8 (20.51%) WAN
5 7 (17.95%) LAN
5 7 (17.95%) SNMP
6 5 (12.82%) DNS
6 5 (12.82%) SMTP
6 5 (12.82%) DHCP
6 5 (12.82%) Wireless
6 5 (12.82%) SAN
6 5 (12.82%) Wireshark
6 5 (12.82%) NetScaler
7 4 (10.26%) SSH
7 4 (10.26%) LDAP
7 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
8 3 (7.69%) IPv4
9 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (2.56%) Junos
10 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.95%) JIRA
3 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.38%) Hudson
3 6 (15.38%) Ant
3 6 (15.38%) Subversion
3 6 (15.38%) Maven
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Billing
3 1 (2.56%) German Language
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Architect
1 7 (17.95%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (12.82%) Designer
3 5 (12.82%) Solutions Designer
3 5 (12.82%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Splunk Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Security Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) REST
2 6 (15.38%) boto
3 4 (10.26%) Web Services
3 4 (10.26%) SAML
3 4 (10.26%) Middleware
3 4 (10.26%) Spring
3 4 (10.26%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (10.26%) Grails
4 3 (7.69%) Regular Expression
5 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) IVR
1 4 (10.26%) Cryptography
1 4 (10.26%) PKI
1 4 (10.26%) Statistics
1 4 (10.26%) User Experience
1 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Linux
2 12 (30.77%) Windows
3 5 (12.82%) UNIX
4 3 (7.69%) Windows 2000
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) CentOS
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.56%) AIX
5 1 (2.56%) HPUX
5 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (25.64%) DevOps
3 9 (23.08%) SIEM
4 8 (20.51%) Use Case
5 7 (17.95%) Analytics
6 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 6 (15.38%) Auto-Scaling
7 5 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (12.82%) ITIL
7 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.82%) Capacity Management
8 4 (10.26%) Computer Security
8 4 (10.26%) Email Management
8 4 (10.26%) Software Deployment
8 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) Python
2 12 (30.77%) Shell Script
3 10 (25.64%) Ruby
4 8 (20.51%) Perl
5 5 (12.82%) SQL
5 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) CISSP
2 2 (5.13%) AWS Certification
2 2 (5.13%) GIAC
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (2.56%) CCSA
3 1 (2.56%) CCSE
3 1 (2.56%) ACSA
3 1 (2.56%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
1 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.38%) XenApp
3 5 (12.82%) XenDesktop
3 5 (12.82%) HDFS
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) Nagios
2 10 (25.64%) Puppet
3 6 (15.38%) Ansible
4 5 (12.82%) Zenoss
4 5 (12.82%) Netcool
5 4 (10.26%) Vagrant
5 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (7.69%) Hyperic
7 2 (5.13%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 2 (5.13%) Tivoli
7 2 (5.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (2.56%) Nessus
8 1 (2.56%) SCCM
8 1 (2.56%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) VMware
3 6 (15.38%) Cisco
3 6 (15.38%) Citrix
4 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.82%) AppSense
5 4 (10.26%) KANA
5 4 (10.26%) SolarWinds
5 4 (10.26%) Adobe
5 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.69%) McAfee
6 3 (7.69%) ArcSight
7 2 (5.13%) LogRhythm
7 2 (5.13%) IBM
7 2 (5.13%) Sourcefire
7 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.56%) F5
8 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.56%) Tripwire
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