Period
to 16 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 6 months to 16 November 2018 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 114 104
Rank change year-on-year -6 -10 0
Contract jobs citing Splunk 5 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.24% 0.10% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% 0.25% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Bristol median daily rate £475 £750 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.67% +42.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £408 £700 £498
90th Percentile £643 £800 £579
South West median daily rate £500 £574 £525
% change year-on-year -12.90% +9.35% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £47.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 - -

Splunk is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bristol.

All Vendors
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 817 810 695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 38.61% 41.05% 39.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 563 464
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +0.69%
10th Percentile £258 £213 £213
90th Percentile £525 £535 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £374
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.35% -0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 18 44
Bristol median hourly rate £40.75 £21.81 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.82% +5.76% +11.49%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £11.40
90th Percentile £69.13 £50.88 £43.60
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +38.43% +42.86% -6.67%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Splunk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in Bristol

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Splunk in Bristol

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in Bristol over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Splunk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) PKI
2 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Datadog
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) Skype

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) SIEM Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Threat Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) GIAC
1 1 (20.00%) GPEN
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Suricata
2 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) AlienVault
2 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (20.00%) Qualys
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) VMware