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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 116 89 109
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +20
Contract jobs citing Splunk 21 37 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.75% 1.45% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.87% 3.62% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 4
Average daily rate £475 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.70% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £464 £320 £425
% change year-on-year
+44.92% -24.70%
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
1122 1022 985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.89% 40.09% 43.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 638 529
Average daily rate £400 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 50 48
Average hourly rate £14.25 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.35 £17.50 £27.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Yorkshire - 14 £488 -
West Yorkshire -37 7 £450 +32.35% 8
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (60.00%) DevOps
2 17 (56.67%) Puppet
3 16 (53.33%) Java
4 14 (46.67%) Linux
5 12 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 10 (33.33%) CentOS
6 10 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (30.00%) CouchDB
7 9 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (30.00%) ArcSight
7 9 (30.00%) Docker
7 9 (30.00%) Kafka
7 9 (30.00%) Salt
7 9 (30.00%) Graphite
7 9 (30.00%) Microservices
7 9 (30.00%) QRadar
8 8 (26.67%) Security Operations
8 8 (26.67%) Security Operations Centre
8 8 (26.67%) Information Security
9 7 (23.33%) SOA
9 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
9 7 (23.33%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) .NET
9 7 (23.33%) Windows
9 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
9 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
9 7 (23.33%) Ruby
9 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (20.00%) IIS

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) JBoss
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.33%) Google Analytics
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) GitHub
3 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 9 (30.00%) CouchDB
3 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (13.33%) JIRA
4 3 (10.00%) Ant
4 3 (10.00%) ClearCase
4 3 (10.00%) CruiseControl
4 3 (10.00%) Hudson
4 3 (10.00%) Maven
4 3 (10.00%) Subversion
4 3 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (6.67%) Metasploit
6 1 (3.33%) FishEye
6 1 (3.33%) Selenium
6 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) SOC Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (16.67%) Operational Security Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Security Operations Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
5 4 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) ArcSight Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Technician
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Kafka
1 9 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (23.33%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) COM+
3 2 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (3.33%) LAMP
4 1 (3.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (10.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) CentOS
2 10 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (23.33%) Windows
4 4 (13.33%) Unix
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.33%) Fedora
6 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) DevOps
2 9 (30.00%) Microservices
3 8 (26.67%) Information Security
3 8 (26.67%) Security Operations
4 7 (23.33%) SOA
5 5 (16.67%) Change Management
5 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 4 (13.33%) Validation
6 4 (13.33%) Web Analytics
7 3 (10.00%) Data Management
7 3 (10.00%) High Availability
7 3 (10.00%) Release Management
7 3 (10.00%) SDLC
8 2 (6.67%) Information Management
9 1 (3.33%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) Ruby
2 7 (23.33%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) Perl
3 4 (13.33%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Docker
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (56.67%) Puppet
2 12 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (30.00%) Graphite
3 9 (30.00%) QRadar
3 9 (30.00%) Salt
4 4 (13.33%) logstash
5 2 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (6.67%) Nessus
5 2 (6.67%) NetCrunch
5 2 (6.67%) Nmap
6 1 (3.33%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) ArcSight
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (13.33%) Dynatrace
3 4 (13.33%) Google
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Software AG
3 4 (13.33%) webMethods
4 3 (10.00%) CA
4 3 (10.00%) TIBCO
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) EMC
5 2 (6.67%) LANDesk
5 2 (6.67%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.33%) SaltStack
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