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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 65 141 86
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -55
Contract jobs citing Splunk 69 5 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.85% 0.16% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 6.82% 0.44% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 4 35
Median daily rate £450 £364 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% +16.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £326 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £519 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
1012 1143 1047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.85% 37.07% 39.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 642 650 597
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 86 62
Median hourly rate £14.68 £13.81 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.31% -13.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.06 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +81 67 £450 -21.73% 4
South Yorkshire - 2 £448 - 1
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 56 (56.00%) Linux
2 52 (52.00%) DevOps
3 45 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 37 (37.00%) HTML
4 37 (37.00%) CSS
5 34 (34.00%) Ubuntu
5 34 (34.00%) Amazon AWS
6 30 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (30.00%) Java
7 27 (27.00%) Windows
7 27 (27.00%) Python
8 25 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (24.00%) DNS
10 21 (21.00%) Nagios
10 21 (21.00%) CentOS
11 20 (20.00%) SMTP
12 19 (19.00%) XML
13 18 (18.00%) SNMP
13 18 (18.00%) Spring
13 18 (18.00%) MongoDB
13 18 (18.00%) CSS3
13 18 (18.00%) Docker
14 17 (17.00%) Microservices
14 17 (17.00%) New Relic
14 17 (17.00%) AppDynamics
14 17 (17.00%) HTML5
14 17 (17.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 17 (17.00%) TCP/IP
14 17 (17.00%) LDAP
14 17 (17.00%) VMware

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 16 (16.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 12 (12.00%) CICS
3 9 (9.00%) Apache
4 8 (8.00%) IIS
5 6 (6.00%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.00%) Confluence
7 3 (3.00%) nginx
8 2 (2.00%) Apache Spark
8 2 (2.00%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.00%) Tornado
9 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 34 (34.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (17.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (15.00%) PaaS
4 2 (2.00%) GitHub
4 2 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.00%) IaaS
4 2 (2.00%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.00%) DNS
2 20 (20.00%) SMTP
3 18 (18.00%) SNMP
4 17 (17.00%) LDAP
4 17 (17.00%) TCP/IP
5 13 (13.00%) SAN
6 7 (7.00%) OpenLDAP
7 6 (6.00%) Firewall
8 5 (5.00%) HTTP
8 5 (5.00%) SSL
9 3 (3.00%) DHCP
9 3 (3.00%) FTP
9 3 (3.00%) HTTPS
9 3 (3.00%) Telnet
10 2 (2.00%) BGP
10 2 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (2.00%) DMZ
10 2 (2.00%) EIGRP
10 2 (2.00%) Internet
10 2 (2.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.00%) MongoDB
2 11 (11.00%) Redis
3 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.00%) DB2
4 8 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.00%) Riak
6 4 (4.00%) MySQL
7 3 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.00%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.00%) HBase
9 1 (1.00%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.00%) Big Data
9 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (11.00%) Vagrant
3 8 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (8.00%) TeamCity
4 6 (6.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.00%) JMeter
5 5 (5.00%) JIRA
6 3 (3.00%) Maven
6 3 (3.00%) Selenium
7 2 (2.00%) Grunt
7 2 (2.00%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.00%) JUnit
7 2 (2.00%) Mockito
8 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.00%) JBehave
8 1 (1.00%) Liquibase
8 1 (1.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (7.00%) Back Office
1 7 (7.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Banking
3 4 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.00%) Advertising
4 1 (1.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (26.00%) Architect
2 8 (8.00%) Developer
2 8 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (8.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 8 (8.00%) Technical Architect
3 7 (7.00%) Administrator
3 7 (7.00%) Support Technician
4 6 (6.00%) Hardware Specialist
4 6 (6.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (6.00%) Storage Specialist
5 5 (5.00%) Analyst
5 5 (5.00%) Build Engineer
5 5 (5.00%) Splunk Administrator
6 4 (4.00%) Consultant
6 4 (4.00%) Deployment Specialist
6 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.00%) Senior Technician
6 4 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.00%) Windows Specialist
6 4 (4.00%) z/OS Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (37.00%) CSS
1 37 (37.00%) HTML
2 19 (19.00%) XML
3 18 (18.00%) CSS3
3 18 (18.00%) Spring
4 17 (17.00%) HTML5
5 15 (15.00%) Spring Boot
5 15 (15.00%) Velocity
6 14 (14.00%) Middleware
7 9 (9.00%) Web Services
8 8 (8.00%) LAPP Stack
9 4 (4.00%) ELK Stack
10 3 (3.00%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.00%) jQuery
11 2 (2.00%) LAMP
11 2 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (2.00%) RESTful
12 1 (1.00%) ActiveMQ
12 1 (1.00%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.00%) NHS
2 13 (13.00%) Mainframe
3 12 (12.00%) iPad
4 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.00%) DataPower
5 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.00%) Replication
6 1 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 56 (56.00%) Linux
2 34 (34.00%) Ubuntu
3 27 (27.00%) Windows
4 25 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (21.00%) CentOS
6 10 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 9 (9.00%) zOS
8 8 (8.00%) Android
8 8 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (7.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (6.00%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.00%) CoreOS
11 2 (2.00%) Unix
12 1 (1.00%) AIX
12 1 (1.00%) HPUX
12 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (52.00%) DevOps
2 30 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.00%) Microservices
4 13 (13.00%) Release Management
4 13 (13.00%) Test Automation
5 12 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 12 (12.00%) Functional Testing
5 12 (12.00%) Load Balancing
5 12 (12.00%) Unit Testing
5 12 (12.00%) Virtual Environments
6 11 (11.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (8.00%) ITIL
8 7 (7.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 7 (7.00%) Open Source
8 7 (7.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (7.00%) TDD
9 6 (6.00%) Performance Testing
9 6 (6.00%) Service Management
9 6 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 30 (30.00%) Java
3 27 (27.00%) Python
4 10 (10.00%) PHP
5 3 (3.00%) Ruby
5 3 (3.00%) SQL
6 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.00%) Groovy
7 1 (1.00%) Perl
7 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.00%) Scala
7 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Degree
2 11 (11.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (6.00%) AWS Certification
5 4 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.00%) CCNP
6 2 (2.00%) MCSE
6 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.00%) CCDP
7 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (18.00%) Docker
2 13 (13.00%) VMware Server
3 5 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.00%) HDFS
4 2 (2.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (21.00%) Nagios
2 14 (14.00%) Grafana
2 14 (14.00%) Puppet
3 13 (13.00%) CA Service Virtualization
3 13 (13.00%) OMEGAMON
4 10 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (9.00%) CA Endevor
6 8 (8.00%) SCOM
7 2 (2.00%) Ansible
7 2 (2.00%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (2.00%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.00%) OPNET
7 2 (2.00%) Salt
7 2 (2.00%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.00%) Kibana
8 1 (1.00%) logstash
8 1 (1.00%) OpenView
8 1 (1.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (17.00%) AppDynamics
1 17 (17.00%) New Relic
1 17 (17.00%) VMware
2 16 (16.00%) IBM
2 16 (16.00%) MuleSoft
3 13 (13.00%) CA
3 13 (13.00%) Syncsort
4 10 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.00%) Cisco
6 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.00%) HP
7 3 (3.00%) Oracle
8 2 (2.00%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.00%) BMC
8 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.00%) Google
8 2 (2.00%) Motorola
8 2 (2.00%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.00%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.00%) TippingPoint