The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 83 88 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Splunk 34 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.69% 0.85% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 3.89% 2.10% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 2
Average daily rate
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£225 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-21.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-38.82% -
Splunk
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
875 715 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.53% 40.42% 39.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 461 221
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 42
Average hourly rate £16.72 £11.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.39% -20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £8.60 £8.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.54 £20.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Splunk across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Splunk
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Splunk Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Splunk
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Splunk across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Splunk Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Leeds +10 34 £225 -29.68% 3
Splunk
Yorkshire

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 38 (56.72%) SQL
2 37 (55.22%) Python
2 37 (55.22%) CentOS
3 34 (50.75%) Linux
4 30 (44.78%) Ubuntu
5 28 (41.79%) Workflow
6 25 (37.31%) Oracle
7 24 (35.82%) PHP
8 23 (34.33%) Service Management
8 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (34.33%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (32.84%) DevOps
10 21 (31.34%) Incident Management
10 21 (31.34%) ITIL
11 20 (29.85%) UNIX
11 20 (29.85%) Puppet
12 19 (28.36%) Nagios
13 18 (26.87%) MongoDB
13 18 (26.87%) Ruby
13 18 (26.87%) Graphite
13 18 (26.87%) Opscode Chef
14 16 (23.88%) Cisco
15 15 (22.39%) Red Hat
15 15 (22.39%) Apache
15 15 (22.39%) LDAP
15 15 (22.39%) C
15 15 (22.39%) Firewall
15 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
15 15 (22.39%) Subversion
15 15 (22.39%) Fiddler

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 15 (22.39%) Apache
2 6 (8.96%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.48%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) LDAP
1 15 (22.39%) Firewall
2 9 (13.43%) SSL
3 7 (10.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) MongoDB
2 15 (22.39%) CouchDB
2 15 (22.39%) Riak
2 15 (22.39%) Hypertable
3 11 (16.42%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (13.43%) NoSQL
5 7 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (10.45%) Oracle OWB
6 6 (8.96%) Pentaho
7 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.48%) Redis
7 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Subversion
1 15 (22.39%) Fiddler
2 10 (14.93%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.43%) PVCS
4 6 (8.96%) JMeter
4 6 (8.96%) JUnit
4 6 (8.96%) QUnit
5 3 (4.48%) Ant
5 3 (4.48%) Maven
6 1 (1.49%) Selenium
6 1 (1.49%) Hudson
General
1 1 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) 2nd Line Support
1 17 (25.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Support Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Technical Support
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) IT Support
8 3 (4.48%) Database Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.99%) Support Technician
9 2 (2.99%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Linux Support
10 1 (1.49%) Oracle Applications Support
10 1 (1.49%) Linux Engineer
10 1 (1.49%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) J2EE
2 6 (8.96%) XML
2 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
2 6 (8.96%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (8.96%) JRules
2 6 (8.96%) Ajax
2 6 (8.96%) JSON
2 6 (8.96%) jQuery
2 6 (8.96%) JPA
2 6 (8.96%) Drools
2 6 (8.96%) REST
2 6 (8.96%) Mustache
2 6 (8.96%) Apache Camel
3 3 (4.48%) Memcached
3 3 (4.48%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (4.48%) LAMP
4 2 (2.99%) CSS
4 2 (2.99%) Spring
4 2 (2.99%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.33%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (20.90%) Smartcard
3 10 (14.93%) NHS
4 9 (13.43%) PKI
5 2 (2.99%) Statistics
5 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.99%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 37 (55.22%) CentOS
2 34 (50.75%) Linux
3 30 (44.78%) Ubuntu
4 20 (29.85%) UNIX
5 12 (17.91%) Windows
6 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.46%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.99%) Debian
8 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.79%) Workflow
2 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.33%) Service Management
3 22 (32.84%) DevOps
4 21 (31.34%) Incident Management
4 21 (31.34%) ITIL
5 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.45%) ETL
7 6 (8.96%) TDD
7 6 (8.96%) MVC
7 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.48%) Data Management
10 2 (2.99%) Change Management
11 1 (1.49%) Scrum
11 1 (1.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (1.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.49%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (56.72%) SQL
2 37 (55.22%) Python
3 24 (35.82%) PHP
4 18 (26.87%) Ruby
5 15 (22.39%) C
6 9 (13.43%) Java
6 9 (13.43%) PL/SQL
6 9 (13.43%) Shell Script
7 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
8 6 (8.96%) C#
9 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) VMware Server
2 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.99%) Firmware
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (29.85%) Puppet
2 19 (28.36%) Nagios
3 18 (26.87%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (26.87%) Graphite
4 15 (22.39%) Ansible
4 15 (22.39%) CFEngine
5 9 (13.43%) OpenView
6 6 (8.96%) OpenIDM
7 3 (4.48%) Opsview
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) Oracle
2 16 (23.88%) Cisco
3 15 (22.39%) Red Hat
3 15 (22.39%) SaltStack
4 10 (14.93%) VMware
5 3 (4.48%) Riverbed
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.48%) Tealeaf
6 2 (2.99%) Sun
7 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds