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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Splunk
Rank 98 108 130
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +22
Contract jobs citing Splunk 21 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.87% 0.45% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.01% 1.02% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 3
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£225 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.12% +2.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £395 £408
% change year-on-year
-36.74% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Splunk
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
1045 979 1168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.34% 44.06% 43.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 515 526
Average daily rate £335 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 70 59
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £9.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £42.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +11 20 £225 -45.12% 3
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 49 (77.78%) CentOS
2 47 (74.60%) Python
3 43 (68.25%) Service Management
4 37 (58.73%) Workflow
4 37 (58.73%) Ubuntu
5 32 (50.79%) Linux
6 25 (39.68%) Windows
6 25 (39.68%) Incident Management
7 24 (38.10%) Puppet
8 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (31.75%) VMware
9 20 (31.75%) SAN
9 20 (31.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (30.16%) Windows XP
11 18 (28.57%) VMware Server
12 17 (26.98%) NHS
13 13 (20.63%) nginx
14 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
14 12 (19.05%) Red Hat
15 11 (17.46%) Nagios
15 11 (17.46%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
17 9 (14.29%) Management Information System
17 9 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (14.29%) UNIX
18 8 (12.70%) RabbitMQ
18 8 (12.70%) Riak
19 7 (11.11%) Redis
19 7 (11.11%) ITIL

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 13 (20.63%) nginx
2 5 (7.94%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) SAN
2 7 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) LAN
3 1 (1.59%) WAN
3 1 (1.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (12.70%) Riak
3 7 (11.11%) Redis
4 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (12.70%) Architect
2 8 (12.70%) Analyst
2 8 (12.70%) Technical Architect
3 7 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) Linux Support
5 5 (7.94%) Applications Support
5 5 (7.94%) Technical Support
5 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Support Technician
6 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) IT Support
7 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 2 (3.17%) Non-Functional Tester
8 2 (3.17%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Tester
8 2 (3.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (3.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) NHS
2 9 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.52%) Reference Data
3 6 (9.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 49 (77.78%) CentOS
2 37 (58.73%) Ubuntu
3 32 (50.79%) Linux
4 25 (39.68%) Windows
5 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (31.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (30.16%) Windows XP
8 9 (14.29%) UNIX
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (68.25%) Service Management
2 37 (58.73%) Workflow
3 25 (39.68%) Incident Management
4 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.11%) ITIL
6 6 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 6 (9.52%) Data Architecture
7 5 (7.94%) QMS
7 5 (7.94%) Quality Management
8 4 (6.35%) DevOps
9 2 (3.17%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.59%) TOGAF
10 1 (1.59%) Software Testing
10 1 (1.59%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.59%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (74.60%) Python
2 4 (6.35%) SQL
3 2 (3.17%) VB
3 2 (3.17%) C#
3 2 (3.17%) C++
3 2 (3.17%) Java
4 1 (1.59%) Perl
4 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) ISEB
3 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (28.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (38.10%) Puppet
2 11 (17.46%) Nagios
3 1 (1.59%) Cacti
3 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.59%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) VMware
2 12 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 6 (9.52%) Cisco
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
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