The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 85 110 123
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +13
Contract jobs citing Splunk 42 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.64% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 4.06% 0.31% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 2 3
Average daily rate
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£311 £410 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.08% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £410 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £410 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-24.70% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1034 969 1013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.30% 43.01% 40.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 505 405
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 71 64
Average hourly rate £15.86 £15.50 £15.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% -2.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.10 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Splunk across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Splunk Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Splunk
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Splunk across the Yorkshire region.

Splunk Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Splunk
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Splunk across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Splunk Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
West Yorkshire +34 41 £311 -24.08% 2
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 39 (57.35%) Linux
2 38 (55.88%) CentOS
2 38 (55.88%) Puppet
3 36 (52.94%) Python
4 33 (48.53%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (44.12%) Workflow
6 28 (41.18%) Service Management
7 25 (36.76%) Red Hat
8 23 (33.82%) Security Cleared
8 23 (33.82%) Ubuntu
9 22 (32.35%) Incident Management
9 22 (32.35%) Nagios
10 21 (30.88%) SQL
10 21 (30.88%) Oracle
11 20 (29.41%) SC Cleared
12 19 (27.94%) Java
13 15 (22.06%) Windows
13 15 (22.06%) LDAP
14 14 (20.59%) NHS
14 14 (20.59%) Configuration Management
14 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (19.12%) PHP
15 13 (19.12%) DevOps
16 10 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
16 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (13.24%) Apache
17 9 (13.24%) UNIX
17 9 (13.24%) Riak
17 9 (13.24%) MongoDB

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 9 (13.24%) Apache
2 4 (5.88%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (2.94%) nginx
4 1 (1.47%) Node.js
4 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) LDAP
2 8 (11.76%) SAN
3 6 (8.82%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) LAN
4 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (48.53%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (13.24%) Riak
2 9 (13.24%) MongoDB
3 8 (11.76%) CouchDB
3 8 (11.76%) Hypertable
3 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database
4 6 (8.82%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.88%) Pentaho
6 3 (4.41%) Redis
7 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Fiddler
2 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.88%) JUnit
3 4 (5.88%) JMeter
3 4 (5.88%) QUnit
3 4 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) 2nd Line Support
2 17 (25.00%) Analyst
3 15 (22.06%) Support Analyst
4 11 (16.18%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Linux Support
6 4 (5.88%) Deployment Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.41%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.94%) Support Technician
8 2 (2.94%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (1.47%) IT Support
9 1 (1.47%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Development Analyst
9 1 (1.47%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) XML
1 4 (5.88%) J2EE
1 4 (5.88%) Hibernate
1 4 (5.88%) Mustache
1 4 (5.88%) Apache Camel
1 4 (5.88%) REST
1 4 (5.88%) JPA
1 4 (5.88%) Drools
1 4 (5.88%) jQuery
1 4 (5.88%) Ajax
1 4 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (5.88%) JRules
1 4 (5.88%) JSON
2 2 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.47%) Memcached
3 1 (1.47%) LAMP
3 1 (1.47%) CSS
3 1 (1.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) NHS
2 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Smartcard
3 4 (5.88%) PKI
4 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 39 (57.35%) Linux
2 38 (55.88%) CentOS
3 23 (33.82%) Ubuntu
4 15 (22.06%) Windows
5 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (13.24%) UNIX
7 7 (10.29%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) Workflow
2 28 (41.18%) Service Management
3 22 (32.35%) Incident Management
4 14 (20.59%) Configuration Management
4 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (19.12%) DevOps
6 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.88%) MVC
7 4 (5.88%) TDD
7 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.41%) ITIL
9 1 (1.47%) Data Architecture
9 1 (1.47%) QMS
9 1 (1.47%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.47%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.47%) TOGAF
9 1 (1.47%) Data Management
9 1 (1.47%) Quality Management
9 1 (1.47%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.47%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.94%) Python
2 21 (30.88%) SQL
3 19 (27.94%) Java
4 13 (19.12%) PHP
5 9 (13.24%) Ruby
6 8 (11.76%) C
7 5 (7.35%) C#
7 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.47%) VB
9 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (33.82%) Security Cleared
2 20 (29.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 38 (55.88%) Puppet
2 22 (32.35%) Nagios
3 10 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (11.76%) CFEngine
4 8 (11.76%) Ansible
5 4 (5.88%) OpenIDM
6 1 (1.47%) Opsview
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Red Hat
2 21 (30.88%) Oracle
3 8 (11.76%) SaltStack
3 8 (11.76%) VMware
4 5 (7.35%) Cisco
5 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.47%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.47%) Tealeaf
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