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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 198 253 244
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -9
Contract jobs citing Splunk 58 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.16% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 1.41% 0.33% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 12 1
Average daily rate £450 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £320 £425
% change year-on-year
+42.18% -24.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
4105 4482 3991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.82% 47.59% 47.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2371 2338 1943
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 216 236
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.47 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £44.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
Berkshire +27 29 £350 +33.33% 4
Surrey +4 11 £525 - 1
Hampshire +15 8 £500 +53.84%
Middlesex - 4 £425 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Kent - 2 £610 -
West Sussex +7 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £750 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 46 (47.42%) Python
2 44 (45.36%) Puppet
3 39 (40.21%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (38.14%) OpenStack
5 34 (35.05%) Microsoft
5 34 (35.05%) Configuration Management
6 33 (34.02%) DevOps
7 32 (32.99%) Jenkins
8 31 (31.96%) Opscode Chef
9 28 (28.87%) Docker
9 28 (28.87%) Ruby
10 26 (26.80%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (26.80%) Microsoft Azure
10 26 (26.80%) Linux
11 25 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (25.77%) Git (software)
11 25 (25.77%) JIRA
11 25 (25.77%) Ansible
12 24 (24.74%) PowerShell
12 24 (24.74%) Active Directory
13 23 (23.71%) SQL
13 23 (23.71%) VMware
14 22 (22.68%) Subversion
14 22 (22.68%) Ant
14 22 (22.68%) Maven
14 22 (22.68%) Software Deployment
14 22 (22.68%) Hudson
14 22 (22.68%) ArcSight
15 21 (21.65%) Nagios
16 19 (19.59%) Service Management

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 37 (38.14%) OpenStack
2 18 (18.56%) Apache
3 17 (17.53%) Tomcat
4 15 (15.46%) nginx
5 13 (13.40%) JBoss
5 13 (13.40%) WebLogic
6 8 (8.25%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (3.09%) IIS
8 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.06%) Jetty
10 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.03%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 39 (40.21%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (26.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (19.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (5.15%) PaaS
5 4 (4.12%) SoftLayer
5 4 (4.12%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (3.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (3.09%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.06%) Heroku
7 2 (2.06%) IaaS
7 2 (2.06%) SaaS
7 2 (2.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.59%) SSL
2 17 (17.53%) DNS
2 17 (17.53%) Firewall
3 16 (16.49%) LDAP
4 15 (15.46%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (13.40%) HTTP
5 13 (13.40%) SMTP
6 8 (8.25%) VPN
7 5 (5.15%) Internet
7 5 (5.15%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (5.15%) SSH
8 4 (4.12%) AMQP
8 4 (4.12%) LAN
8 4 (4.12%) Network Security
8 4 (4.12%) SNMP
8 4 (4.12%) WAN
8 4 (4.12%) Wireless
9 3 (3.09%) SAN
9 3 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.06%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.59%) Azure SQL Database
2 16 (16.49%) MySQL
3 7 (7.22%) Hadoop
3 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.12%) Neo4j
6 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.06%) Couchbase
7 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (32.99%) Jenkins
2 25 (25.77%) Git (software)
2 25 (25.77%) JIRA
3 22 (22.68%) Ant
3 22 (22.68%) Hudson
3 22 (22.68%) Maven
3 22 (22.68%) Subversion
4 4 (4.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.12%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.06%) Gerrit
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.12%) Banking
4 3 (3.09%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (28.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (21.65%) Analyst
3 19 (19.59%) AWS Engineer
4 18 (18.56%) Cloud Engineer
5 14 (14.43%) Azure Engineer
6 13 (13.40%) Security Analyst
6 13 (13.40%) SOC Analyst
6 13 (13.40%) VMware Engineer
7 12 (12.37%) Support Engineer
7 12 (12.37%) VMware Support Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Applications Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Applications Support
8 7 (7.22%) Applications Support Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Consultant
8 7 (7.22%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (7.22%) Linux Support
8 7 (7.22%) Linux Support Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) SIEM Analyst
10 5 (5.15%) Automation Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) Cloud Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.59%) Web Services
2 13 (13.40%) LAMP
2 13 (13.40%) LEMP Stack
2 13 (13.40%) MCollective
3 6 (6.19%) Kafka
3 6 (6.19%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (6.19%) Spring
4 4 (4.12%) Grails
5 3 (3.09%) COM+
6 2 (2.06%) boto
6 2 (2.06%) HTML
6 2 (2.06%) JMS
6 2 (2.06%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.06%) REST
6 2 (2.06%) ServiceStack
7 1 (1.03%) Django
7 1 (1.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (17.53%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.22%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.22%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.12%) Cryptography
5 4 (4.12%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (4.12%) PKI
5 4 (4.12%) Statistics
6 2 (2.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.03%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.03%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) Replication
7 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.80%) Linux
2 19 (19.59%) VMS
3 11 (11.34%) Windows
4 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.09%) Unix
5 3 (3.09%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.09%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.06%) Debian
7 1 (1.03%) Android
7 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.05%) Configuration Management
2 33 (34.02%) DevOps
3 26 (26.80%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (22.68%) Software Deployment
6 19 (19.59%) Service Management
6 19 (19.59%) SIEM
7 17 (17.53%) Use Case
8 16 (16.49%) High Availability
9 9 (9.28%) Analytics
9 9 (9.28%) Security Operations
10 8 (8.25%) Incident Management
11 7 (7.22%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (7.22%) Information Security
12 5 (5.15%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (5.15%) Security Patching
12 5 (5.15%) Vulnerability Management
13 4 (4.12%) Computer Forensics
13 4 (4.12%) Computer Security
13 4 (4.12%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 46 (47.42%) Python
2 28 (28.87%) Ruby
3 24 (24.74%) PowerShell
4 23 (23.71%) SQL
5 16 (16.49%) Perl
6 8 (8.25%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.12%) Java
8 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.09%) PHP
8 3 (3.09%) Tcl
8 3 (3.09%) VB
9 2 (2.06%) Go
10 1 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (12.37%) CISSP
2 9 (9.28%) MCSE
2 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.22%) Degree
3 7 (7.22%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.09%) CISM
5 3 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.06%) AWS Certification
6 2 (2.06%) CCIE
6 2 (2.06%) CCNA
6 2 (2.06%) CCNP
6 2 (2.06%) CCSA
6 2 (2.06%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.03%) PMP
7 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (28.87%) Docker
2 24 (24.74%) Active Directory
3 13 (13.40%) qmail
3 13 (13.40%) Squid
4 5 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.06%) vCloud
5 2 (2.06%) Xen
6 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 44 (45.36%) Puppet
2 31 (31.96%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (25.77%) Ansible
4 21 (21.65%) Nagios
5 19 (19.59%) SCCM
5 19 (19.59%) SCOM
6 15 (15.46%) Cacti
6 15 (15.46%) Ganglia
6 15 (15.46%) Graphite
6 15 (15.46%) logstash
7 13 (13.40%) collectd
7 13 (13.40%) ZABBIX
8 10 (10.31%) McAfee ePO
8 10 (10.31%) WSUS
9 4 (4.12%) Kubernetes
10 3 (3.09%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (3.09%) Netcool
10 3 (3.09%) NetCrunch
10 3 (3.09%) Tivoli
11 2 (2.06%) OpenView
Vendors
1 34 (35.05%) Microsoft
2 23 (23.71%) VMware
3 22 (22.68%) ArcSight
4 18 (18.56%) Cisco
5 17 (17.53%) Dell
6 13 (13.40%) SolarWinds
7 10 (10.31%) Intel Security
7 10 (10.31%) Spiceworks
8 8 (8.25%) HP
8 8 (8.25%) IBM
8 8 (8.25%) Tripwire
9 5 (5.15%) LogRhythm
9 5 (5.15%) NetIQ
9 5 (5.15%) Novell
9 5 (5.15%) Palo Alto
9 5 (5.15%) Q1 Labs
9 5 (5.15%) Symantec
10 4 (4.12%) New Relic
11 3 (3.09%) LANDesk
11 3 (3.09%) Oracle
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