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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 90 76 85
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing Splunk 25 29 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.26% 1.62% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 3.10% 4.07% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 2
Average daily rate
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£225 £185 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -53.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.75 -
% change year-on-year
+55.22% -
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
806 712 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 40.58% 39.78% 43.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 452 256
Average daily rate £350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 40
Average hourly rate £16.11 £15.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £8.60 £8.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.00 £35.50
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -15 25 £225 +21.62% 6
Splunk
Yorkshire

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (50.00%) SQL
2 26 (48.15%) CentOS
3 23 (42.59%) ITIL
4 21 (38.89%) Linux
4 21 (38.89%) Oracle
4 21 (38.89%) Python
5 20 (37.04%) UNIX
5 20 (37.04%) Workflow
5 20 (37.04%) Ubuntu
6 19 (35.19%) Service Management
7 18 (33.33%) DevOps
7 18 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (31.48%) LDAP
9 16 (29.63%) PHP
9 16 (29.63%) Incident Management
10 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
11 14 (25.93%) Puppet
11 14 (25.93%) MongoDB
11 14 (25.93%) Ruby
11 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (25.93%) Cisco
11 14 (25.93%) Graphite
11 14 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (24.07%) Firewall
13 12 (22.22%) Nagios
13 12 (22.22%) Smartcard
13 12 (22.22%) Subversion
14 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
14 11 (20.37%) SSL
15 10 (18.52%) OpenView

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (18.52%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.41%) Node.js
3 2 (3.70%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) LDAP
2 13 (24.07%) Firewall
3 11 (20.37%) SSL
4 5 (9.26%) SAN
5 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) MongoDB
2 10 (18.52%) CouchDB
2 10 (18.52%) Hypertable
2 10 (18.52%) Riak
3 8 (14.81%) Oracle OWB
3 8 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.41%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.41%) Redis
6 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.70%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Subversion
2 10 (18.52%) PVCS
2 10 (18.52%) Fiddler
3 7 (12.96%) Jenkins
4 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.56%) Maven
5 3 (5.56%) Ant
6 2 (3.70%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.70%) JUnit
6 2 (3.70%) JMeter
6 2 (3.70%) QUnit
7 1 (1.85%) Hudson
7 1 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (14.81%) Technical Support
4 6 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) IT Support
6 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Database Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Support Technician
7 2 (3.70%) Linux Support
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Applications Support
8 1 (1.85%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Agile Coach
8 1 (1.85%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) J2EE
2 4 (7.41%) LAMP
2 4 (7.41%) Memcached
2 4 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.70%) XML
3 2 (3.70%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.70%) Ajax
3 2 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (3.70%) Spring
3 2 (3.70%) JRules
3 2 (3.70%) JPA
3 2 (3.70%) jQuery
3 2 (3.70%) JSON
3 2 (3.70%) Drools
3 2 (3.70%) REST
3 2 (3.70%) Mustache
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.85%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (22.22%) Smartcard
3 8 (14.81%) NHS
4 5 (9.26%) PKI
5 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.70%) Statistics
6 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) CentOS
2 21 (38.89%) Linux
3 20 (37.04%) UNIX
3 20 (37.04%) Ubuntu
4 6 (11.11%) Windows
5 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) ITIL
2 20 (37.04%) Workflow
3 19 (35.19%) Service Management
4 18 (33.33%) DevOps
5 16 (29.63%) Incident Management
6 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
8 8 (14.81%) ETL
9 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.41%) Data Management
11 2 (3.70%) Change Management
11 2 (3.70%) MVC
11 2 (3.70%) TDD
11 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.70%) Non-Functional Testing
11 2 (3.70%) Resilience Testing
12 1 (1.85%) Network Monitoring
12 1 (1.85%) Functional Testing
12 1 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.00%) SQL
2 21 (38.89%) Python
3 16 (29.63%) PHP
4 14 (25.93%) Ruby
5 10 (18.52%) PL/SQL
5 10 (18.52%) C
5 10 (18.52%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.26%) Java
6 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Server
2 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.70%) Firmware
4 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (25.93%) Puppet
1 14 (25.93%) Graphite
1 14 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (22.22%) Nagios
3 10 (18.52%) OpenView
3 10 (18.52%) Ansible
3 10 (18.52%) CFEngine
4 4 (7.41%) Opsview
4 4 (7.41%) Rundeck
5 3 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (3.70%) OpenIDM
7 1 (1.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Oracle
2 14 (25.93%) Cisco
3 10 (18.52%) SaltStack
4 8 (14.81%) VMware
5 4 (7.41%) Riverbed
5 4 (7.41%) Tealeaf
6 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.70%) Sun
8 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.85%) HP