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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 89 118 109
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -9
Contract jobs citing Splunk 52 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.82% 0.52% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 4.10% 1.23% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 6 2
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£235 £588 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +46.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
-27.11% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-38.82% -
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England

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
1269 1057 872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.42% 41.96% 44.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 658 419
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 69 64
Average hourly rate £16.72 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.61% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.85 £8.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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
West Yorkshire +24 36 £225 -63.11% 4
South Yorkshire - 16 £400 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 48 (60.76%) CentOS
2 42 (53.16%) SQL
2 42 (53.16%) Linux
3 34 (43.04%) DevOps
4 33 (41.77%) Python
5 32 (40.51%) Graphite
5 32 (40.51%) MongoDB
5 32 (40.51%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (36.71%) CouchDB
7 28 (35.44%) Workflow
7 28 (35.44%) Puppet
8 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (31.65%) Ubuntu
9 25 (31.65%) Oracle
10 24 (30.38%) ITIL
11 23 (29.11%) PHP
11 23 (29.11%) Service Management
12 22 (27.85%) Java
12 22 (27.85%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (26.58%) Jenkins
13 21 (26.58%) UNIX
14 20 (25.32%) Git (software)
15 18 (22.78%) Cisco
15 18 (22.78%) RabbitMQ
16 17 (21.52%) LDAP
16 17 (21.52%) Firewall
16 17 (21.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 17 (21.52%) Incident Management
16 17 (21.52%) Ruby
17 16 (20.25%) Subversion

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 15 (18.99%) Apache
2 6 (7.59%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.80%) Node.js
5 1 (1.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.52%) LDAP
1 17 (21.52%) Firewall
2 11 (13.92%) SSL
3 7 (8.86%) SAN
4 1 (1.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (40.51%) MongoDB
2 29 (36.71%) CouchDB
3 16 (20.25%) NoSQL
4 14 (17.72%) Riak
4 14 (17.72%) Hypertable
5 9 (11.39%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (10.13%) Oracle OWB
7 6 (7.59%) Pentaho
8 3 (3.80%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.80%) Redis
9 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (26.58%) Jenkins
2 20 (25.32%) Git (software)
3 16 (20.25%) Subversion
4 14 (17.72%) Fiddler
5 10 (12.66%) PVCS
6 6 (7.59%) JMeter
6 6 (7.59%) JUnit
6 6 (7.59%) QUnit
7 3 (3.80%) Ant
7 3 (3.80%) Maven
8 1 (1.27%) Selenium
8 1 (1.27%) Hudson
General
1 4 (5.06%) Games
2 1 (1.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (37.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (16.46%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (11.39%) Analyst
4 8 (10.13%) Developer
4 8 (10.13%) Technical Support
5 7 (8.86%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) IT Support
9 3 (3.80%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.80%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Database Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Support Technician
10 2 (2.53%) Linux Support
10 2 (2.53%) Oracle Applications Support
10 2 (2.53%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (1.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 1 (1.27%) Linux Administrator
11 1 (1.27%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.78%) RabbitMQ
2 15 (18.99%) Kafka
3 9 (11.39%) J2EE
4 7 (8.86%) jQuery
5 6 (7.59%) JPA
5 6 (7.59%) Drools
5 6 (7.59%) Ajax
5 6 (7.59%) JSON
5 6 (7.59%) XML
5 6 (7.59%) Hibernate
5 6 (7.59%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (7.59%) JRules
5 6 (7.59%) REST
5 6 (7.59%) Mustache
5 6 (7.59%) Apache Camel
6 3 (3.80%) LAMP
6 3 (3.80%) CSS
6 3 (3.80%) HTML
6 3 (3.80%) Memcached
7 2 (2.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.85%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (20.25%) Smartcard
3 9 (11.39%) PKI
4 8 (10.13%) NHS
4 8 (10.13%) Private Cloud
5 4 (5.06%) Online Games
6 2 (2.53%) Statistics
6 2 (2.53%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.27%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (60.76%) CentOS
2 42 (53.16%) Linux
3 25 (31.65%) Ubuntu
4 21 (26.58%) UNIX
5 17 (21.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (10.13%) Windows
7 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (6.33%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.53%) Debian
10 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.04%) DevOps
2 28 (35.44%) Workflow
3 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (30.38%) ITIL
5 23 (29.11%) Service Management
6 17 (21.52%) Incident Management
7 15 (18.99%) Software Engineering
8 11 (13.92%) Data Management
9 10 (12.66%) Microservices
10 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.13%) ETL
11 7 (8.86%) MVC
11 7 (8.86%) TDD
12 6 (7.59%) Configuration Management
13 2 (2.53%) Change Management
14 1 (1.27%) Scrum
14 1 (1.27%) Process Management
14 1 (1.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 1 (1.27%) Continuous Improvement
14 1 (1.27%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.16%) SQL
2 33 (41.77%) Python
3 23 (29.11%) PHP
4 22 (27.85%) Java
5 17 (21.52%) Ruby
6 14 (17.72%) C
7 11 (13.92%) Shell Script
7 11 (13.92%) Bash Shell
8 10 (12.66%) PL/SQL
9 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
10 6 (7.59%) C#
11 1 (1.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.92%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) Docker
2 7 (8.86%) VMware Server
3 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.53%) Firmware
5 1 (1.27%) vSphere
5 1 (1.27%) vCloud
5 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (40.51%) Opscode Chef
1 32 (40.51%) Graphite
2 28 (35.44%) Puppet
3 16 (20.25%) Nagios
4 15 (18.99%) Salt
5 14 (17.72%) CFEngine
5 14 (17.72%) Ansible
6 10 (12.66%) OpenView
7 6 (7.59%) OpenIDM
8 3 (3.80%) Opsview
9 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (1.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (31.65%) Oracle
2 18 (22.78%) Cisco
3 14 (17.72%) SaltStack
4 12 (15.19%) Red Hat
5 11 (13.92%) VMware
6 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.80%) Riverbed
7 3 (3.80%) Tealeaf
8 2 (2.53%) Sun
9 1 (1.27%) EMC
9 1 (1.27%) NetApp
9 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds