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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Splunk
Rank 96 87 106
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Contract jobs citing Splunk 46 36 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.58% 1.43% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 3.64% 3.39% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 2
Average daily rate
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£295 £185 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.45% -53.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.75 -
% change year-on-year
+55.22% -
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
1263 1063 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.45% 42.12% 45.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 663 424
Average daily rate £342 £360 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 71 62
Average hourly rate £16.72 £14.00 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.42% +2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £9.00 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -15 28 £233 +25.67% 5
South Yorkshire - 18 £400 -
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 45 (60.00%) CentOS
2 38 (50.67%) Linux
3 36 (48.00%) SQL
4 34 (45.33%) DevOps
5 32 (42.67%) Graphite
5 32 (42.67%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (42.67%) MongoDB
6 27 (36.00%) CouchDB
7 26 (34.67%) Puppet
8 24 (32.00%) ITIL
9 23 (30.67%) Python
10 22 (29.33%) UNIX
10 22 (29.33%) RabbitMQ
11 21 (28.00%) Oracle
11 21 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (28.00%) Ubuntu
11 21 (28.00%) Workflow
12 20 (26.67%) Java
12 20 (26.67%) Service Management
13 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (25.33%) Jenkins
14 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
14 18 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (24.00%) Incident Management
14 18 (24.00%) LDAP
15 17 (22.67%) PHP
15 17 (22.67%) Docker
15 17 (22.67%) Salt
15 17 (22.67%) Kafka
16 15 (20.00%) Cisco

Splunk
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 11 (14.67%) Apache
2 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.67%) Node.js
4 2 (2.67%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.00%) LDAP
2 14 (18.67%) Firewall
3 12 (16.00%) SSL
4 5 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (1.33%) DNS
5 1 (1.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (42.67%) MongoDB
2 27 (36.00%) CouchDB
3 14 (18.67%) NoSQL
4 10 (13.33%) Riak
4 10 (13.33%) Hypertable
5 8 (10.67%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (10.67%) Oracle OWB
6 5 (6.67%) Redis
6 5 (6.67%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.67%) Pentaho
8 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (25.33%) Jenkins
2 18 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (16.00%) Subversion
4 10 (13.33%) PVCS
4 10 (13.33%) Fiddler
5 3 (4.00%) Ant
5 3 (4.00%) Maven
6 2 (2.67%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.67%) JMeter
6 2 (2.67%) JUnit
6 2 (2.67%) QUnit
7 1 (1.33%) Hudson
7 1 (1.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (5.33%) Games
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (13.33%) Analyst
2 10 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (10.67%) Technical Support
4 6 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.33%) Developer
5 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) IT Support
6 3 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.00%) Database Analyst
6 3 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Linux Support
7 2 (2.67%) Oracle Applications Support
7 2 (2.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Support Technician
8 1 (1.33%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.33%) RabbitMQ
2 17 (22.67%) Kafka
3 5 (6.67%) J2EE
3 5 (6.67%) Memcached
3 5 (6.67%) LAMP
4 3 (4.00%) jQuery
5 2 (2.67%) JPA
5 2 (2.67%) Drools
5 2 (2.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.67%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.67%) JRules
5 2 (2.67%) Spring
5 2 (2.67%) Ajax
5 2 (2.67%) JSON
5 2 (2.67%) HTML
5 2 (2.67%) CSS
5 2 (2.67%) XML
5 2 (2.67%) REST
5 2 (2.67%) Mustache
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (17.33%) Smartcard
3 11 (14.67%) Data Centre
4 8 (10.67%) Private Cloud
4 8 (10.67%) NHS
5 5 (6.67%) PKI
6 4 (5.33%) Online Games
7 2 (2.67%) Statistics
7 2 (2.67%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.33%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (60.00%) CentOS
2 38 (50.67%) Linux
3 22 (29.33%) UNIX
4 21 (28.00%) Ubuntu
4 21 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.00%) Windows
6 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.33%) Solaris
8 1 (1.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.33%) DevOps
2 24 (32.00%) ITIL
3 21 (28.00%) Workflow
4 20 (26.67%) Service Management
5 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (24.00%) Incident Management
7 13 (17.33%) Data Management
8 12 (16.00%) Microservices
9 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
10 8 (10.67%) ETL
11 6 (8.00%) Configuration Management
11 6 (8.00%) SDLC
12 4 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (4.00%) MVC
13 3 (4.00%) TDD
14 2 (2.67%) Change Management
14 2 (2.67%) Resilience Testing
14 2 (2.67%) Non-Functional Testing
15 1 (1.33%) Network Monitoring
15 1 (1.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.00%) SQL
2 23 (30.67%) Python
3 20 (26.67%) Java
4 17 (22.67%) PHP
5 15 (20.00%) Ruby
6 13 (17.33%) Bash Shell
7 11 (14.67%) Shell Script
8 10 (13.33%) PL/SQL
8 10 (13.33%) C
9 7 (9.33%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.67%) C#
11 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (22.67%) Docker
2 5 (6.67%) VMware Server
3 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.67%) Firmware
5 1 (1.33%) vSphere
5 1 (1.33%) vCloud
5 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (42.67%) Opscode Chef
1 32 (42.67%) Graphite
2 26 (34.67%) Puppet
3 17 (22.67%) Salt
4 12 (16.00%) Nagios
5 10 (13.33%) OpenView
5 10 (13.33%) CFEngine
5 10 (13.33%) Ansible
6 5 (6.67%) Opsview
6 5 (6.67%) Rundeck
7 3 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (2.67%) OpenIDM
9 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (1.33%) Nessus
9 1 (1.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (28.00%) Oracle
2 15 (20.00%) Cisco
3 10 (13.33%) SaltStack
4 9 (12.00%) VMware
5 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.67%) Riverbed
6 5 (6.67%) Tealeaf
7 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.67%) Sun
9 1 (1.33%) HP
9 1 (1.33%) EMC
9 1 (1.33%) NetApp
9 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds