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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 112 73 94
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +21
Contract jobs citing Splunk 4 35 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.20% 1.99% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 5.22% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 32 4
Average daily rate £513 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.73% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £318 £450
% change year-on-year
+48.81% -29.44%
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
734 670 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.12% 38.02% 40.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 440 346
Average daily rate £400 £360 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 21 25
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +14.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £10.30 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £16.72 £23.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

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
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 9 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
Leeds -36 4 £513 +50.73% 7
Splunk
Yorkshire

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
1 7 (87.50%) CentOS
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
1 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (75.00%) Docker
2 6 (75.00%) Kafka
2 6 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (75.00%) Salt
2 6 (75.00%) Microservices
2 6 (75.00%) Graphite
2 6 (75.00%) CouchDB
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
2 6 (75.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (12.50%) FishEye
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Java Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Kafka
1 6 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) CentOS
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Fedora
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) VirtualBox
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) Graphite
2 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (75.00%) Salt
3 1 (12.50%) logstash
3 1 (12.50%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
2 1 (12.50%) SaltStack
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
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