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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 120 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -7
Contract jobs citing Splunk 24 61 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.86% 2.06% 1.77%
As % of the Vendors category 2.29% 4.88% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 33 25
Median daily rate £425 £300 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +62.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £225 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £400 £257
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £264
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +23.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +87.50%
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
1049 1250 939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.50% 42.26% 40.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 781 549
Median daily rate £400 £348 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 51 64
Median hourly rate £17.44 £17.50 £13.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.79 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

Splunk
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Splunk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -28 22 £400 +45.45% 2
South Yorkshire -21 1 £425 +6.25% 1
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Splunk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 23 (43.40%) Java
2 20 (37.74%) Ruby
3 19 (35.85%) Information Security
3 19 (35.85%) Python
4 18 (33.96%) Linux
4 18 (33.96%) DevOps
5 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (26.42%) SOA
6 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
7 12 (22.64%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (20.75%) Puppet
8 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
9 10 (18.87%) Retail
9 10 (18.87%) API Integration
10 9 (16.98%) QRadar
10 9 (16.98%) Graphite
10 9 (16.98%) ArcSight
10 9 (16.98%) CentOS
10 9 (16.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (13.21%) Firewall
11 7 (13.21%) DNS
11 7 (13.21%) ITIL
12 6 (11.32%) Unix
12 6 (11.32%) Windows
12 6 (11.32%) Perl
12 6 (11.32%) SQL
12 6 (11.32%) WAN
12 6 (11.32%) LAN
12 6 (11.32%) CheckPoint
12 6 (11.32%) SSL

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.66%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.77%) GitHub
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) DNS
1 7 (13.21%) Firewall
2 6 (11.32%) LAN
2 6 (11.32%) SSL
2 6 (11.32%) WAN
3 2 (3.77%) HTTP
4 1 (1.89%) BGP
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.89%) DMZ
4 1 (1.89%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.89%) Internet
4 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.89%) OSPF
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) CouchDB
1 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
1 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.77%) DB2
2 2 (3.77%) Informix
2 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
3 9 (16.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (7.55%) Ant
4 4 (7.55%) ClearCase
4 4 (7.55%) CruiseControl
4 4 (7.55%) Hudson
4 4 (7.55%) JIRA
4 4 (7.55%) Maven
4 4 (7.55%) Subversion
4 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
4 4 (7.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (5.66%) Metasploit
6 1 (1.89%) Babel
6 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.89%) JUnit
6 1 (1.89%) Mockito
6 1 (1.89%) Selenium
General
1 10 (18.87%) Retail
2 5 (9.43%) Back Office
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Java Engineer
1 11 (20.75%) Splunk Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Architect
2 10 (18.87%) Integration Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Ruby Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Developer
4 6 (11.32%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Network Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Technician
6 4 (7.55%) SOC Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.66%) Integration Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Operational Security Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Security Operations Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) Dropwizard
2 4 (7.55%) .NET
2 4 (7.55%) Kafka
2 4 (7.55%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (5.66%) ELK Stack
3 3 (5.66%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) CSS3
4 1 (1.89%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) HTML5
4 1 (1.89%) React
4 1 (1.89%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.89%) REST
4 1 (1.89%) RESTful
4 1 (1.89%) Spring
4 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (5.66%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (5.66%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.89%) DataPower
6 1 (1.89%) NHS
6 1 (1.89%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Linux
2 9 (16.98%) CentOS
3 6 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (11.32%) Unix
3 6 (11.32%) Windows
4 5 (9.43%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.89%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Information Security
2 18 (33.96%) DevOps
3 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (26.42%) SOA
5 10 (18.87%) API Integration
6 7 (13.21%) ITIL
7 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.32%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 6 (11.32%) Load Balancing
7 6 (11.32%) Security Operations
8 5 (9.43%) Change Management
8 5 (9.43%) Microservices
8 5 (9.43%) SDLC
8 5 (9.43%) Service Management
8 5 (9.43%) Workflow
9 4 (7.55%) Information Management
9 4 (7.55%) Project Planning
9 4 (7.55%) Release Management
10 3 (5.66%) Data Management
10 3 (5.66%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) Java
2 20 (37.74%) Ruby
3 19 (35.85%) Python
4 6 (11.32%) Bash Shell
4 6 (11.32%) Perl
4 6 (11.32%) SQL
5 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.66%) C#
7 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.89%) ES6
8 1 (1.89%) Groovy
8 1 (1.89%) PHP
8 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.66%) CCNA
3 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.89%) CCDP
4 1 (1.89%) CCNP
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) GCED
4 1 (1.89%) GCIA
4 1 (1.89%) GCIH
4 1 (1.89%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (20.75%) Puppet
3 9 (16.98%) Graphite
3 9 (16.98%) QRadar
4 6 (11.32%) Nagios
5 5 (9.43%) Ansible
5 5 (9.43%) logstash
6 4 (7.55%) Grafana
6 4 (7.55%) Salt
7 3 (5.66%) Nessus
7 3 (5.66%) Nmap
8 2 (3.77%) collectd
8 2 (3.77%) Icinga
8 2 (3.77%) Opsview
9 1 (1.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (1.89%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (1.89%) HP UCMDB
9 1 (1.89%) Kibana
9 1 (1.89%) OPNET
9 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) ArcSight
2 6 (11.32%) CheckPoint
2 6 (11.32%) Palo Alto
2 6 (11.32%) VMware
3 4 (7.55%) CA
3 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.55%) TIBCO
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.77%) AppDynamics
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle
5 2 (3.77%) Sybase
6 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.89%) BMC
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco
6 1 (1.89%) F5
6 1 (1.89%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Motorola
6 1 (1.89%) TippingPoint