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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 62 - 97
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Splunk 45 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.45% - 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 6.66% - 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 0 3
Average daily rate
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£325 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 - £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £438 £325
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
676 628 715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.74% 39.23% 43.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 346 326
Average daily rate £350 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £475 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 35
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.56 £8.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £22.27 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Leeds - 45 £325 - 4
Splunk
Yorkshire

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 43 (66.15%) Puppet
2 40 (61.54%) Linux
3 34 (52.31%) PostgreSQL
4 32 (49.23%) CentOS
5 31 (47.69%) Python
6 29 (44.62%) SQL
6 29 (44.62%) Oracle
7 27 (41.54%) Nagios
8 26 (40.00%) Red Hat
9 25 (38.46%) Security Cleared
10 24 (36.92%) Workflow
11 23 (35.38%) SC Cleared
12 20 (30.77%) Service Management
13 19 (29.23%) PHP
13 19 (29.23%) Java
13 19 (29.23%) DevOps
14 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (24.62%) Incident Management
16 15 (23.08%) Ubuntu
16 15 (23.08%) LDAP
17 14 (21.54%) Configuration Management
17 14 (21.54%) Ruby
17 14 (21.54%) MongoDB
17 14 (21.54%) Graphite
17 14 (21.54%) Opscode Chef
18 13 (20.00%) Riak
18 13 (20.00%) CFEngine
18 13 (20.00%) SaltStack
18 13 (20.00%) Ansible

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (7.69%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.54%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) LDAP
2 5 (7.69%) SAN
2 5 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (52.31%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (21.54%) MongoDB
3 13 (20.00%) CouchDB
3 13 (20.00%) Riak
3 13 (20.00%) Hypertable
4 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
5 6 (9.23%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.69%) Pentaho
7 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (4.62%) Redis
8 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Fiddler
2 8 (12.31%) Subversion
3 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.23%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.69%) JMeter
4 5 (7.69%) QUnit
4 5 (7.69%) JUnit
5 3 (4.62%) PVCS
6 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Analyst
2 17 (26.15%) Support Analyst
3 16 (24.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Linux Support
7 4 (6.15%) Deployment Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.08%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Technical Support Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 1 (1.54%) IT Support
10 1 (1.54%) Operations Engineer
10 1 (1.54%) Development Analyst
10 1 (1.54%) IT Support Technician
10 1 (1.54%) Operations Analyst
10 1 (1.54%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) Hibernate
1 5 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (7.69%) JRules
1 5 (7.69%) Ajax
1 5 (7.69%) JSON
1 5 (7.69%) jQuery
1 5 (7.69%) JPA
1 5 (7.69%) Drools
1 5 (7.69%) J2EE
1 5 (7.69%) XML
1 5 (7.69%) REST
1 5 (7.69%) Mustache
1 5 (7.69%) Apache Camel
2 2 (3.08%) HTML
2 2 (3.08%) CSS
3 1 (1.54%) LAMP
3 1 (1.54%) Memcached
3 1 (1.54%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.92%) NHS
3 5 (7.69%) Smartcard
3 5 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (61.54%) Linux
2 32 (49.23%) CentOS
3 15 (23.08%) Ubuntu
4 9 (13.85%) Windows
5 7 (10.77%) UNIX
5 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) Workflow
2 20 (30.77%) Service Management
3 19 (29.23%) DevOps
4 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (24.62%) Incident Management
6 14 (21.54%) Configuration Management
7 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.69%) TDD
8 5 (7.69%) MVC
9 3 (4.62%) ITIL
9 3 (4.62%) ETL
10 1 (1.54%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (47.69%) Python
2 29 (44.62%) SQL
3 19 (29.23%) PHP
3 19 (29.23%) Java
4 14 (21.54%) Ruby
5 13 (20.00%) C
6 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.69%) C#
8 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 23 (35.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 43 (66.15%) Puppet
2 27 (41.54%) Nagios
3 14 (21.54%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (21.54%) Graphite
4 13 (20.00%) Ansible
4 13 (20.00%) CFEngine
5 5 (7.69%) OpenIDM
6 3 (4.62%) OpenView
7 1 (1.54%) Opsview
Vendors
1 29 (44.62%) Oracle
2 26 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 13 (20.00%) SaltStack
4 5 (7.69%) Cisco
4 5 (7.69%) VMware
5 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.54%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.54%) Tealeaf