The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Splunk products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Splunk over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Splunk
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 117 114
Rank change year-on-year +43 -3  
Contract jobs citing Splunk 30 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.64% 0.30% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 3.38% 0.59% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 0
Median daily rate £550 £471 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.71% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £300
% change year-on-year +17.64% +41.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.00

Splunk is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 887 1193 1250
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.36% 50.49% 50.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 628 594
Median daily rate £438 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 70 55
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -41.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.60 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Splunk as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in Berkshire

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Splunk in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Splunk in Berkshire

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in Berkshire

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Bracknell - 23 £550 - 2
Reading +14 2 £575 +31.42% 1
Slough +5 1 £363 -27.50%
Ascot - 1 £675 -
Splunk
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 19 (46.34%) Kalman Filter
2 16 (39.02%) Cisco
3 15 (36.59%) SIEM
4 14 (34.15%) Bitbucket
4 14 (34.15%) Gradle
4 14 (34.15%) Apache Ivy
4 14 (34.15%) eggPlant
4 14 (34.15%) JSON
4 14 (34.15%) Selenium
4 14 (34.15%) Sitecore CMS
4 14 (34.15%) Sitecore
4 14 (34.15%) Test Automation
4 14 (34.15%) Groovy
4 14 (34.15%) WebDriver
4 14 (34.15%) BDD
4 14 (34.15%) REST
4 14 (34.15%) Project Management
4 14 (34.15%) Java
4 14 (34.15%) Ant
4 14 (34.15%) XML
4 14 (34.15%) OOP
4 14 (34.15%) OO
4 14 (34.15%) Python
4 14 (34.15%) HTTP
4 14 (34.15%) JMeter
4 14 (34.15%) CMS
4 14 (34.15%) TDD
4 14 (34.15%) Content Management
4 14 (34.15%) Maven
4 14 (34.15%) Ruby

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 14 (34.15%) CMS
1 14 (34.15%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) HTTP
2 5 (12.20%) Network Security
3 3 (7.32%) Firewall
3 3 (7.32%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) DB2
2 1 (2.44%) Sisense
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Ant
1 14 (34.15%) Apache Ivy
1 14 (34.15%) Bitbucket
1 14 (34.15%) eggPlant
1 14 (34.15%) Gradle
1 14 (34.15%) JMeter
1 14 (34.15%) Maven
1 14 (34.15%) Selenium
1 14 (34.15%) WebDriver
2 9 (21.95%) Gatling
2 9 (21.95%) NeoLoad
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Consultant
2 9 (21.95%) Splunk Consultant
3 6 (14.63%) Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Performance Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Developer in Test
4 5 (12.20%) Security Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Security Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Information Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Information Security Architect
6 3 (7.32%) IT Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) IT Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) IT Security Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Splunk Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Splunk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) JSON
1 14 (34.15%) REST
1 14 (34.15%) XML
2 12 (29.27%) Regular Expression
3 9 (21.95%) React
3 9 (21.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Kalman Filter
2 15 (36.59%) SIEM
3 14 (34.15%) BDD
3 14 (34.15%) Content Management
3 14 (34.15%) OO
3 14 (34.15%) OOP
3 14 (34.15%) Project Management
3 14 (34.15%) TDD
3 14 (34.15%) Test Automation
4 12 (29.27%) Security Management
5 11 (26.83%) Threat Management
6 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (19.51%) Visualisation
7 7 (17.07%) Information Security
8 6 (14.63%) Performance Engineering
9 5 (12.20%) Manual Testing
9 5 (12.20%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (12.20%) Scrum
9 5 (12.20%) Security Testing
10 4 (9.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) Groovy
1 14 (34.15%) Java
1 14 (34.15%) Python
1 14 (34.15%) Ruby
2 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) C++
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) CCIE
1 3 (7.32%) CCNA
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.32%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Docker
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) HP Fortify
2 4 (9.76%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (9.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Cisco
2 14 (34.15%) Sitecore
3 9 (21.95%) HP
4 4 (9.76%) McAfee
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle
4 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
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