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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 98 82 112
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Contract jobs citing Splunk 42 35 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.41% 1.49% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 3.48% 3.72% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £185 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -53.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £151 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £257 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £225 £350
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+259.37% -
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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
1206 941 964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.43% 40.15% 46.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 517 479
Average daily rate £340 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +15.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 62 79
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.52% -34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £9.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -26 29 £300 +62.16% 8
South Yorkshire +1 9 - -
North Yorkshire +1 4 £350 +91.78% 2
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England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 67 (71.28%) CentOS
2 47 (50.00%) Linux
3 39 (41.49%) DevOps
4 38 (40.43%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (40.43%) Graphite
4 38 (40.43%) MongoDB
5 35 (37.23%) RabbitMQ
5 35 (37.23%) SQL
6 34 (36.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (32.98%) Ubuntu
7 31 (32.98%) Service Management
8 30 (31.91%) Python
9 29 (30.85%) ITIL
9 29 (30.85%) Java
10 28 (29.79%) UNIX
10 28 (29.79%) Puppet
11 27 (28.72%) CouchDB
11 27 (28.72%) Workflow
12 24 (25.53%) Kafka
12 24 (25.53%) Incident Management
12 24 (25.53%) Jenkins
12 24 (25.53%) Docker
12 24 (25.53%) Salt
13 23 (24.47%) Git (software)
14 22 (23.40%) LDAP
15 19 (20.21%) Data Management
15 19 (20.21%) Bash Shell
15 19 (20.21%) NoSQL
15 19 (20.21%) Microservices
16 18 (19.15%) VMware

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (12.77%) Tomcat
2 11 (11.70%) Node.js
3 4 (4.26%) IIS
3 4 (4.26%) JBoss
3 4 (4.26%) Apache
4 1 (1.06%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.19%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.40%) LDAP
2 14 (14.89%) Firewall
3 13 (13.83%) SSL
3 13 (13.83%) SAN
4 1 (1.06%) DNS
4 1 (1.06%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.43%) MongoDB
2 27 (28.72%) CouchDB
3 19 (20.21%) NoSQL
4 11 (11.70%) Redis
4 11 (11.70%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (3.19%) Riak
6 3 (3.19%) Hypertable
7 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.06%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.06%) MySQL
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (25.53%) Jenkins
2 23 (24.47%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.57%) Subversion
4 8 (8.51%) PVCS
5 3 (3.19%) Ant
5 3 (3.19%) Maven
5 3 (3.19%) Fiddler
6 2 (2.13%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.06%) JMeter
7 1 (1.06%) JUnit
7 1 (1.06%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.06%) Hudson
7 1 (1.06%) QUnit
General
1 4 (4.26%) Games
2 3 (3.19%) Finance
3 1 (1.06%) Law
3 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (39.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (13.83%) Technical Support
2 13 (13.83%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (10.64%) Analyst
4 7 (7.45%) Applications Support
4 7 (7.45%) Support Analyst
5 5 (5.32%) IT Support
6 4 (4.26%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.26%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (3.19%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (3.19%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.19%) Senior Support Analyst
7 3 (3.19%) Developer
7 3 (3.19%) Support Technician
7 3 (3.19%) Oracle Applications Support
7 3 (3.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (2.13%) UNIX Support
8 2 (2.13%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.13%) Linux Support
8 2 (2.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (37.23%) RabbitMQ
2 24 (25.53%) Kafka
3 11 (11.70%) LAMP
3 11 (11.70%) Memcached
4 4 (4.26%) J2EE
5 3 (3.19%) .NET
6 2 (2.13%) XML
6 2 (2.13%) Spring
6 2 (2.13%) jQuery
7 1 (1.06%) JPA
7 1 (1.06%) Drools
7 1 (1.06%) RESTful
7 1 (1.06%) Ajax
7 1 (1.06%) JSON
7 1 (1.06%) HTML
7 1 (1.06%) CSS
7 1 (1.06%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.06%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.06%) JRules
7 1 (1.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) NHS
2 13 (13.83%) Smartcard
3 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.70%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.51%) Private Cloud
5 4 (4.26%) Online Games
6 3 (3.19%) PKI
6 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.13%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.06%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.06%) Statistics
8 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 67 (71.28%) CentOS
2 47 (50.00%) Linux
3 34 (36.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (32.98%) Ubuntu
5 28 (29.79%) UNIX
6 11 (11.70%) Windows
7 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.13%) Solaris
10 1 (1.06%) Debian
10 1 (1.06%) AIX
10 1 (1.06%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.49%) DevOps
2 31 (32.98%) Service Management
3 29 (30.85%) ITIL
4 27 (28.72%) Workflow
5 24 (25.53%) Incident Management
6 19 (20.21%) Data Management
6 19 (20.21%) Microservices
7 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (9.57%) SDLC
9 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
10 6 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (6.38%) ETL
11 4 (4.26%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.19%) Problem Management
12 3 (3.19%) Web Analytics
12 3 (3.19%) Analytics
12 3 (3.19%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.19%) Time Management
12 3 (3.19%) Validation
12 3 (3.19%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 35 (37.23%) SQL
2 30 (31.91%) Python
3 29 (30.85%) Java
4 19 (20.21%) Bash Shell
5 16 (17.02%) JavaScript
6 15 (15.96%) PHP
7 14 (14.89%) Ruby
8 9 (9.57%) Shell Script
9 8 (8.51%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.19%) C
10 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.06%) Scala
11 1 (1.06%) C#
11 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (13.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.57%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (25.53%) Docker
2 12 (12.77%) VMware Server
3 4 (4.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.06%) vSphere
5 1 (1.06%) vCloud
5 1 (1.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 38 (40.43%) Opscode Chef
1 38 (40.43%) Graphite
2 28 (29.79%) Puppet
3 24 (25.53%) Salt
4 11 (11.70%) Opsview
4 11 (11.70%) Rundeck
5 8 (8.51%) OpenView
6 5 (5.32%) Nagios
7 3 (3.19%) CFEngine
7 3 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (3.19%) Ansible
8 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.06%) OpenIDM
8 1 (1.06%) Nessus
8 1 (1.06%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) VMware
2 17 (18.09%) Cisco
3 12 (12.77%) Oracle
4 11 (11.70%) Tealeaf
4 11 (11.70%) Riverbed
5 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.19%) webMethods
7 3 (3.19%) Software AG
7 3 (3.19%) Google
7 3 (3.19%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.13%) Sun
9 1 (1.06%) HP
9 1 (1.06%) EMC
9 1 (1.06%) NetApp
9 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £Negotiable per day
Posted: 3 days ago