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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 94 71 92
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +21
Contract jobs citing Splunk 24 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.06% 1.50% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 2.54% 3.48% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £225 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -45.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £250 £375
% change year-on-year
+42.50% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.00 - -
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
945 719 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.69% 43.00% 42.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 396 339
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 37 42
Average hourly rate £13.60 £10.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.47% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.17 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 August 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 August 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 -31 21 £300 +33.33% 6
Splunk
Yorkshire

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (72.55%) CentOS
2 26 (50.98%) Python
3 23 (45.10%) Ubuntu
4 22 (43.14%) Linux
4 22 (43.14%) Service Management
5 20 (39.22%) UNIX
6 18 (35.29%) Workflow
7 16 (31.37%) VMware
7 16 (31.37%) ITIL
7 16 (31.37%) SQL
8 15 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (29.41%) Incident Management
8 15 (29.41%) Puppet
8 15 (29.41%) MongoDB
8 15 (29.41%) DevOps
9 14 (27.45%) Graphite
9 14 (27.45%) RabbitMQ
9 14 (27.45%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (25.49%) SAN
11 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
11 12 (23.53%) PHP
11 12 (23.53%) Redis
11 12 (23.53%) Node.js
11 12 (23.53%) Bash Shell
11 12 (23.53%) Ruby
11 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
11 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
12 11 (21.57%) Opsview
12 11 (21.57%) Rundeck
12 11 (21.57%) Riverbed

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (23.53%) Node.js
2 11 (21.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) Confluence
3 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) PaaS
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) SAN
2 11 (21.57%) LDAP
3 6 (11.76%) Firewall
3 6 (11.76%) SSL
4 1 (1.96%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) MongoDB
2 12 (23.53%) Redis
3 11 (21.57%) NoSQL
3 11 (21.57%) Hadoop
4 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (5.88%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
1 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.80%) PVCS
2 5 (9.80%) Subversion
3 2 (3.92%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.96%) JIRA
4 1 (1.96%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.96%) FishEye
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Law
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Technical Support
2 10 (19.61%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (7.84%) IT Support
4 3 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Applications Support
4 3 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Linux Support
5 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) UNIX Support
6 1 (1.96%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Splunk Consultant
6 1 (1.96%) Splunk Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) OAT Test Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Testing Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Information Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (21.57%) LAMP
2 11 (21.57%) Memcached
3 3 (5.88%) Kafka
4 1 (1.96%) XML
4 1 (1.96%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) NHS
2 6 (11.76%) Smartcard
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) PKI
4 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 37 (72.55%) CentOS
2 23 (45.10%) Ubuntu
3 22 (43.14%) Linux
4 20 (39.22%) UNIX
5 15 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (19.61%) Windows
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.96%) Debian
9 1 (1.96%) Fedora
9 1 (1.96%) AIX
9 1 (1.96%) HPUX
9 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Service Management
2 18 (35.29%) Workflow
3 16 (31.37%) ITIL
4 15 (29.41%) Incident Management
4 15 (29.41%) DevOps
5 11 (21.57%) Data Management
6 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (9.80%) ETL
8 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.88%) Microservices
10 2 (3.92%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (3.92%) Resilience Testing
11 1 (1.96%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 1 (1.96%) Project Management
11 1 (1.96%) CRM
11 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
11 1 (1.96%) Information Security
11 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.96%) Software Testing
11 1 (1.96%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) Python
2 16 (31.37%) SQL
3 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.53%) PHP
3 12 (23.53%) Ruby
3 12 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (3.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) VMware Server
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.88%) Docker
3 1 (1.96%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) Puppet
2 14 (27.45%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (27.45%) Graphite
3 11 (21.57%) Rundeck
3 11 (21.57%) Opsview
4 5 (9.80%) OpenView
5 3 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (5.88%) Salt
6 1 (1.96%) yum
6 1 (1.96%) Nessus
6 1 (1.96%) logstash
6 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) VMware
2 11 (21.57%) Riverbed
2 11 (21.57%) Tealeaf
3 8 (15.69%) Cisco
4 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.96%) SaltStack