Period
to 12 November 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 12 November 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
London > Central London
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 184 168 202
Rank change year-on-year -16 +34 -17
Contract jobs citing Splunk 66 136 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.88% 1.50% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% 3.90% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 109 53
Central London median daily rate £553 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.24% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £419 £431 £380
90th Percentile £675 £575 £638
London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Central London median hourly rate £105.00 - -
London median hourly rate £105.00 £75.00 -
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -

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 Central London.

All Vendors
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,037 3,484 3,217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 40.72% 38.34% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,322 2,543 2,379
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £260 £225 £263
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 80 78
Central London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.39% +3.89% +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.61 £27.25 £30.98
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +8.57%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in Central London

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Splunk in Central London

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in Central London over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in Central London

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Central London region over the 6 months to 12 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -28 55 £575 +9.52% 19
West End of London +37 6 £550 -
Southwark -6 4 £525 -4.55%
Camden - 2 - -
Splunk
London

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Central London region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 33 (50.00%) DevOps
2 28 (42.42%) AWS
2 28 (42.42%) Python
3 27 (40.91%) Linux
4 23 (34.85%) Finance
5 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (30.30%) Java
7 18 (27.27%) Docker
7 18 (27.27%) Node.js
7 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 18 (27.27%) JIRA
8 17 (25.76%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (25.76%) Jenkins
9 15 (22.73%) Configuration Management
10 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
10 14 (21.21%) GitHub
11 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (19.70%) Perl
12 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
12 12 (18.18%) Datadog
12 12 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 12 (18.18%) Terraform
13 11 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (16.67%) Qualys
13 11 (16.67%) Bash Shell
13 11 (16.67%) Confluence
13 11 (16.67%) New Relic
13 11 (16.67%) Ruby
14 10 (15.15%) ITIL
14 10 (15.15%) ServiceNow

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 11 (16.67%) Confluence
2 9 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (7.58%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.03%) CMS
5 1 (1.52%) Apache
5 1 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.52%) nginx
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (42.42%) AWS
2 14 (21.21%) GitHub
3 12 (18.18%) Datadog
3 12 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 9 (13.64%) AWS Lambda
4 9 (13.64%) Serverless
5 8 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (12.12%) Amazon S3
6 7 (10.61%) Route 53
7 5 (7.58%) Amazon ECS
7 5 (7.58%) Azure
8 4 (6.06%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (6.06%) Fastly
8 4 (6.06%) Heroku
8 4 (6.06%) npm
8 4 (6.06%) PaaS
9 3 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (4.55%) AWS CodePipeline
9 3 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) VPN
2 8 (12.12%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.52%) DHCP
3 1 (1.52%) Firewall
3 1 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.52%) NAS
3 1 (1.52%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.52%) Network Security
3 1 (1.52%) Skype
3 1 (1.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (6.06%) MySQL
2 4 (6.06%) Neo4j
2 4 (6.06%) Redis
3 3 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.03%) Big Data
4 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.52%) HBase
5 1 (1.52%) InfluxDB
5 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.52%) Power BI
5 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2017
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 18 (27.27%) JIRA
2 17 (25.76%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.12%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (7.58%) CircleCI
4 5 (7.58%) Subversion
5 4 (6.06%) Maven
5 4 (6.06%) MSBuild
5 4 (6.06%) webpack
6 3 (4.55%) Codeship
7 2 (3.03%) Mocha
7 2 (3.03%) ProC
7 2 (3.03%) SonarQube
7 2 (3.03%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.52%) MSI
8 1 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Banking
3 5 (7.58%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Billing
5 1 (1.52%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.52%) Front Office
5 1 (1.52%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) International Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Developer
3 7 (10.61%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
5 5 (7.58%) React Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Java Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Python Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Security Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Angular Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) DevOps Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) Node.js
2 9 (13.64%) JSON
3 8 (12.12%) RESTful
4 7 (10.61%) GraphQL
5 6 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (9.09%) React
5 6 (9.09%) Web Services
6 5 (7.58%) .NET
7 4 (6.06%) Handlebars
7 4 (6.06%) NumPy
7 4 (6.06%) Pandas
7 4 (6.06%) Preactjs
7 4 (6.06%) PySpark
7 4 (6.06%) Sass
7 4 (6.06%) VCL
8 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.55%) CSS
8 3 (4.55%) HTML
9 2 (3.03%) Jest
9 2 (3.03%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) PKI
2 4 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (6.06%) User Experience
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.03%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.03%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.52%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) Linux
2 8 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (12.12%) Unix
3 6 (9.09%) Windows
4 4 (6.06%) Android
4 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.00%) DevOps
2 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.73%) Configuration Management
4 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (15.15%) ITIL
6 10 (15.15%) Open Source
7 9 (13.64%) SIEM
7 9 (13.64%) TDD
8 8 (12.12%) Fintech
8 8 (12.12%) Incident Management
8 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Automation
9 7 (10.61%) Runbook
10 6 (9.09%) Kanban
10 6 (9.09%) Microservices
10 6 (9.09%) Scrum
10 6 (9.09%) Security Operations
10 6 (9.09%) User Stories
11 5 (7.58%) Data Protection
12 4 (6.06%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (42.42%) Python
2 20 (30.30%) Java
3 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 13 (19.70%) Perl
5 11 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 11 (16.67%) Ruby
6 5 (7.58%) SQL
7 4 (6.06%) Apple Swift
7 4 (6.06%) Kotlin
7 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.03%) PHP
8 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.52%) C
9 1 (1.52%) C#
9 1 (1.52%) C++
9 1 (1.52%) Go
9 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.61%) RHCE
3 4 (6.06%) AWS Certification
3 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) CISSP
5 2 (3.03%) Degree
5 2 (3.03%) FFIEC
6 1 (1.52%) CISM
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.52%) GCIA
6 1 (1.52%) GCIH
6 1 (1.52%) MCSA
6 1 (1.52%) MCSE
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.52%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) NIST
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
2 3 (4.55%) QA
3 2 (3.03%) COBIT
3 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (27.27%) Docker
2 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.52%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) vSphere
3 1 (1.52%) XenApp
3 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (25.76%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (18.18%) Terraform
3 10 (15.15%) Ansible
4 9 (13.64%) Grafana
4 9 (13.64%) Suricata
5 8 (12.12%) Puppet
6 7 (10.61%) Nagios
7 6 (9.09%) ITRS Geneos
7 6 (9.09%) ZABBIX
8 5 (7.58%) Kubernetes
9 4 (6.06%) Graphite
10 3 (4.55%) Pingdom
11 2 (3.03%) Ganglia
11 2 (3.03%) Perfmon
12 1 (1.52%) FortiGate
12 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (1.52%) Netcool
12 1 (1.52%) Packer
12 1 (1.52%) SCCM
12 1 (1.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) New Relic
1 11 (16.67%) Qualys
2 10 (15.15%) ServiceNow
3 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.58%) Atlassian
4 5 (7.58%) Google
5 4 (6.06%) AppDynamics
5 4 (6.06%) BMC
5 4 (6.06%) Perforce
5 4 (6.06%) Remedy
6 3 (4.55%) PagerDuty
7 2 (3.03%) Adobe
7 2 (3.03%) F5
7 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle
7 2 (3.03%) Tableau
8 1 (1.52%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (1.52%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.52%) Meraki
8 1 (1.52%) Polycom