The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 247 220 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Contract jobs citing Splunk 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.047% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.046% 0.095% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £448 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.73% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £375 £445
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -15.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4392 4191 4806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.74% 49.34% 48.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2180 2081 2075
Average daily rate £350 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £208 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 320 342
Average hourly rate £16.48 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.48% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.95 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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England

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
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 28 July 2014. 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
Berkshire +3 1 £500 +44.92% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 3
Hampshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 2
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware
1 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Django
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
1 4 (57.14%) Mule
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) AMQP
1 4 (57.14%) Mercurial
1 4 (57.14%) REST
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Wiki
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Sphinx
2 2 (28.57%) Android Development

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Mule
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) AMQP
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) OSPF
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) TACACS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (57.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Mercurial
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Redmine
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Django Developer
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) Django
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
1 4 (57.14%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Wiki
2 1 (14.29%) Learning Management System
2 1 (14.29%) VLE
2 1 (14.29%) CESG
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCSA
2 1 (14.29%) GSEC
2 1 (14.29%) CCSE
2 1 (14.29%) CEH
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Juniper
1 1 (14.29%) NetApp
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee
1 1 (14.29%) Sophos
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
1 1 (14.29%) Brocade
1 1 (14.29%) Qualys
1 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds