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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Splunk
Rank 112 106 98
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Splunk 32 42 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.08% 1.33% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 2.85% 3.07% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 20
Median daily rate £380 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £388 £255
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £356 £250
% change year-on-year
+24.56% +42.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £53.00 -
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 1369 1026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.01% 43.25% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 855 568
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 79 65
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +4 28 £365 +21.66% 2
South Yorkshire -11 1 £425 - 1
Splunk
England

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 22 (36.67%) Java
1 22 (36.67%) Linux
2 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) DevOps
3 15 (25.00%) Python
4 14 (23.33%) CentOS
5 13 (21.67%) Nagios
5 13 (21.67%) VMware
5 13 (21.67%) Information Security
5 13 (21.67%) Ruby
5 13 (21.67%) Ubuntu
6 11 (18.33%) Retail
6 11 (18.33%) Grafana
7 10 (16.67%) API Integration
7 10 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 10 (16.67%) SOA
7 10 (16.67%) ITIL
8 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 8 (13.33%) HTML
9 8 (13.33%) CSS
9 8 (13.33%) Service Management
9 8 (13.33%) Back Office
9 8 (13.33%) Workflow
9 8 (13.33%) Spring
10 7 (11.67%) Load Balancing
10 7 (11.67%) VMware Server
10 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (11.67%) Firewall
10 7 (11.67%) SAN
10 7 (11.67%) CSS3

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 6 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (3.33%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) Confluence
4 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.33%) PaaS
3 3 (5.00%) Slack
4 2 (3.33%) GitHub
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Firewall
1 7 (11.67%) SAN
2 6 (10.00%) DNS
2 6 (10.00%) LAN
2 6 (10.00%) SSL
2 6 (10.00%) WAN
3 3 (5.00%) BGP
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (5.00%) DMZ
3 3 (5.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (5.00%) OSPF
3 3 (5.00%) WLAN
4 1 (1.67%) DMVPN
4 1 (1.67%) HTTP
4 1 (1.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.33%) DB2
3 2 (3.33%) Informix
3 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.67%) MySQL
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.33%) IntelliJ
3 2 (3.33%) JUnit
3 2 (3.33%) Metasploit
3 2 (3.33%) Mockito
3 2 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.33%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.67%) Babel
4 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) Liquibase
4 1 (1.67%) Maven
4 1 (1.67%) Selenium
4 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 11 (18.33%) Retail
2 8 (13.33%) Back Office
3 4 (6.67%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Architect
2 11 (18.33%) Splunk Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Ruby Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Support Technician
5 6 (10.00%) Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Technician
6 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Support Technician
7 4 (6.67%) Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Network Architect
8 3 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Integration Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Service Architect
8 3 (5.00%) SOC Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) CSS
1 8 (13.33%) HTML
1 8 (13.33%) Spring
2 7 (11.67%) CSS3
3 6 (10.00%) HTML5
4 5 (8.33%) Spring Boot
4 5 (8.33%) Velocity
5 4 (6.67%) ELK Stack
5 4 (6.67%) Node.js
6 3 (5.00%) Middleware
6 3 (5.00%) Web Services
7 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.33%) RESTful
7 2 (3.33%) XML
8 1 (1.67%) Dropwizard
8 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.67%) React
8 1 (1.67%) Regular Expression
8 1 (1.67%) REST
8 1 (1.67%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) NHS
2 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) DataPower
3 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Linux
2 14 (23.33%) CentOS
3 13 (21.67%) Ubuntu
4 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.67%) Windows
5 2 (3.33%) Android
5 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.33%) Unix
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (26.67%) DevOps
2 13 (21.67%) Information Security
3 10 (16.67%) API Integration
3 10 (16.67%) ITIL
3 10 (16.67%) SOA
4 8 (13.33%) Service Management
4 8 (13.33%) Workflow
5 7 (11.67%) Load Balancing
5 7 (11.67%) Microservices
6 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.00%) Information Management
8 3 (5.00%) Network Design
8 3 (5.00%) Release Management
8 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.00%) Software Architecture
8 3 (5.00%) TDD
8 3 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.67%) Java
2 15 (25.00%) Python
3 13 (21.67%) Ruby
4 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.67%) SQL
6 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.00%) C#
7 2 (3.33%) Perl
8 1 (1.67%) ES6
8 1 (1.67%) Groovy
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
8 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.67%) Scala
8 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
1 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) CCNA
2 3 (5.00%) CCNP
2 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.33%) CCDP
4 1 (1.67%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (11.67%) VMware Server
2 2 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (21.67%) Nagios
2 11 (18.33%) Grafana
3 6 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (10.00%) Puppet
4 5 (8.33%) Ansible
4 5 (8.33%) Graphite
5 3 (5.00%) HP UCMDB
5 3 (5.00%) OPNET
5 3 (5.00%) QRadar
6 2 (3.33%) collectd
6 2 (3.33%) Icinga
6 2 (3.33%) Nessus
6 2 (3.33%) Nmap
6 2 (3.33%) Opsview
6 2 (3.33%) SCOM
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.67%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.67%) Kibana
7 1 (1.67%) logstash
7 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) VMware
2 7 (11.67%) AppDynamics
3 6 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 5 (8.33%) MuleSoft
4 5 (8.33%) New Relic
5 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.00%) ArcSight
6 3 (5.00%) Blue Coat
6 3 (5.00%) BMC
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco
6 3 (5.00%) F5
6 3 (5.00%) HP
6 3 (5.00%) IBM
6 3 (5.00%) Motorola
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle
6 3 (5.00%) TippingPoint
7 2 (3.33%) Sybase