The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 West Yorkshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 61 89 109
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +20
Contract jobs citing Splunk 34 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.04% 0.40% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 4.92% 0.87% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 3
Average daily rate
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£185 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.80% +0.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £348 £415
% change year-on-year
-35.25% -16.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
691 693 882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.40% 45.83% 47.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 342 451
Average daily rate £338 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £199 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 39 46
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £42.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Splunk
Yorkshire

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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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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 +23 32 £185 -53.80% 5
Splunk
Yorkshire

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 41 (93.18%) Python
2 34 (77.27%) CentOS
3 33 (75.00%) Ubuntu
4 30 (68.18%) Service Management
5 25 (56.82%) Workflow
6 22 (50.00%) Windows
7 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (38.64%) VMware
8 17 (38.64%) Incident Management
8 17 (38.64%) Linux
8 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (38.64%) SAN
9 16 (36.36%) NHS
9 16 (36.36%) Windows XP
10 15 (34.09%) VMware Server
11 10 (22.73%) nginx
11 10 (22.73%) Puppet
12 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
12 9 (20.45%) UNIX
12 9 (20.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (15.91%) ITIL
13 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (13.64%) Firewall
14 6 (13.64%) Cisco
15 5 (11.36%) Apache
15 5 (11.36%) Quality Management
15 5 (11.36%) QMS
15 5 (11.36%) RabbitMQ
15 5 (11.36%) Riak
16 4 (9.09%) DevOps

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (22.73%) nginx
2 5 (11.36%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) SAN
2 6 (13.64%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Riak
2 4 (9.09%) Redis
3 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (20.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (11.36%) Architect
2 5 (11.36%) Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) Technical Architect
2 5 (11.36%) Applications Support
2 5 (11.36%) Linux Support
3 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Support Technician
4 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (4.55%) Non-Functional Tester
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.55%) Tester
5 2 (4.55%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) IT Support
6 1 (2.27%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.27%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) NHS
2 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.82%) Reference Data
3 3 (6.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 34 (77.27%) CentOS
2 33 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 22 (50.00%) Windows
4 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (38.64%) Linux
5 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (36.36%) Windows XP
7 9 (20.45%) UNIX
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Service Management
2 25 (56.82%) Workflow
3 17 (38.64%) Incident Management
4 7 (15.91%) ITIL
4 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Quality Management
5 5 (11.36%) QMS
6 4 (9.09%) DevOps
7 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.82%) Data Architecture
8 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.55%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.27%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.27%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 41 (93.18%) Python
2 2 (4.55%) VB
2 2 (4.55%) C#
2 2 (4.55%) C++
2 2 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.27%) Perl
3 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.27%) ISEB
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (34.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Hyperic
2 1 (2.27%) Cacti
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) VMware
2 6 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £240 - £250 Per Day NB. shifts of 4 days on/off
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago