Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 - 98
Rank change year-on-year - +98 +3
Contract jobs citing Splunk 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.19% - 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% - 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Bristol median daily rate £475 - £655
10th Percentile £408 - £550
90th Percentile £643 - £757
South West median daily rate £513 £419 £543
% change year-on-year +22.39% -22.81% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £44.27 - -

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 889 726 647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 41.39% 38.33% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 507 435
Bristol median daily rate £425 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +6.90% -3.33%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £205
90th Percentile £575 £564 £511
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 15 39
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £18.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.77% -6.88% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.63 £11.70
90th Percentile £65.03 £54.25 £43.25
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £23.50 £23.28
% change year-on-year +70.21% +0.97% -15.36%

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 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) GPEN
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat

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 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SIEM Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) GIAC
1 1 (25.00%) GPEN
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Suricata
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) AlienVault
2 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Qualys
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat