Period
to 26 June 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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 157 182 172
Rank change year-on-year +25 -10 +18
Contract jobs citing Splunk 123 117 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.46% 1.28% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 3.78% 3.38% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 86 61
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% +2.00%
10th Percentile £463 £363 £413
90th Percentile £672 £674 £638
London median daily rate £550 £528 £518
% change year-on-year +4.27% +1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £75.00 -
% change year-on-year -53.33% - -

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 3,254 3,459 2,911
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 38.50% 37.92% 39.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,361 2,508 2,088
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £305 £260 £270
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
London median daily rate £500 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 86 49
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -18.99%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.49 £12.44
90th Percentile £44.80 £37.50 £26.23
London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.33% +7.50% +6.67%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +12 104 £525 - 9
Southwark - 19 £525 -
West End of London +6 3 £550 +20.88%
Camden +5 2 - -
City of Westminster -17 1 £675 -
Splunk
London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 61 (49.59%) Python
2 53 (43.09%) Finance
3 46 (37.40%) DevOps
4 39 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
5 33 (26.83%) Linux
5 33 (26.83%) JavaScript
6 31 (25.20%) Java
6 31 (25.20%) Windows
7 30 (24.39%) Elasticsearch
8 29 (23.58%) Docker
9 28 (22.76%) Node.js
10 25 (20.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 24 (19.51%) Git (software)
11 24 (19.51%) PowerShell
12 23 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (16.26%) Ansible
14 19 (15.45%) JIRA
15 18 (14.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 18 (14.63%) Pandas
15 18 (14.63%) Apache Spark
15 18 (14.63%) NumPy
15 18 (14.63%) Jenkins
15 18 (14.63%) PySpark
16 17 (13.82%) GitHub
17 15 (12.20%) Windows Server
17 15 (12.20%) Confluence
18 14 (11.38%) AWS Lambda
18 14 (11.38%) Serverless
18 14 (11.38%) AppDynamics
19 13 (10.57%) Microservices

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 30 (24.39%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (14.63%) Apache Spark
3 15 (12.20%) Confluence
4 3 (2.44%) IIS
4 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.63%) Gunicorn
6 1 (0.81%) CMS
6 1 (0.81%) nginx
6 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 39 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (20.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (13.82%) GitHub
4 14 (11.38%) AWS Lambda
4 14 (11.38%) Serverless
5 9 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (7.32%) Amazon S3
5 9 (7.32%) Datadog
6 7 (5.69%) Amazon ECS
6 7 (5.69%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (5.69%) PaaS
6 7 (5.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (4.88%) Route 53
8 5 (4.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (4.07%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (3.25%) Fastly
9 4 (3.25%) Heroku
9 4 (3.25%) npm
10 3 (2.44%) Office 365
11 2 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.13%) Firewall
2 7 (5.69%) VPN
3 6 (4.88%) BGP
3 6 (4.88%) OSPF
4 5 (4.07%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (4.07%) DNS
4 5 (4.07%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.07%) Wireless
5 4 (3.25%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.25%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (3.25%) DHCP
5 4 (3.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (3.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (3.25%) Multicast
5 4 (3.25%) Network Security
5 4 (3.25%) SAN
5 4 (3.25%) VXLAN
5 4 (3.25%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.63%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.63%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (5.69%) Big Data
2 7 (5.69%) MySQL
3 4 (3.25%) Blockchain
3 4 (3.25%) Neo4j
3 4 (3.25%) Redis
4 3 (2.44%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.63%) QlikView
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.81%) KDB
6 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.45%) JIRA
3 18 (14.63%) Jenkins
4 12 (9.76%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (7.32%) Subversion
6 6 (4.88%) Cucumber
6 6 (4.88%) TeamCity
7 5 (4.07%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (4.07%) Selenium
7 5 (4.07%) SonarQube
8 4 (3.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (3.25%) Bitbucket
8 4 (3.25%) CircleCI
8 4 (3.25%) FishEye
8 4 (3.25%) Maven
8 4 (3.25%) MSBuild
8 4 (3.25%) webpack
9 3 (2.44%) ProC
9 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (2.44%) WebDriver
General
1 53 (43.09%) Finance
2 11 (8.94%) Banking
3 6 (4.88%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.63%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) International Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (23.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (20.33%) Developer
3 20 (16.26%) Python Developer
4 9 (7.32%) Consultant
5 8 (6.50%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (5.69%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (5.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 7 (5.69%) Java Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Network Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
8 5 (4.07%) Security Consultant
9 4 (3.25%) Azure DevOps
9 4 (3.25%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 4 (3.25%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.76%) Node.js
2 18 (14.63%) NumPy
2 18 (14.63%) Pandas
2 18 (14.63%) PySpark
3 13 (10.57%) HTML
4 11 (8.94%) RESTful
5 8 (6.50%) CSS
5 8 (6.50%) GraphQL
5 8 (6.50%) Regular Expression
5 8 (6.50%) Web Services
6 7 (5.69%) Handlebars
6 7 (5.69%) JSON
7 6 (4.88%) .NET
8 5 (4.07%) Jest
8 5 (4.07%) React
8 5 (4.07%) YAML
9 4 (3.25%) Preactjs
9 4 (3.25%) Sass
9 4 (3.25%) Spring
9 4 (3.25%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (7.32%) User Experience
3 8 (6.50%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (5.69%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.69%) PKI
5 3 (2.44%) Cyberattack
5 3 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.63%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.63%) Clustering
6 2 (1.63%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.63%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.63%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.63%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.63%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (0.81%) DataPower
7 1 (0.81%) Derivative
7 1 (0.81%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.81%) Social Media
7 1 (0.81%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.83%) Linux
2 31 (25.20%) Windows
3 15 (12.20%) Windows Server
4 12 (9.76%) Unix
5 10 (8.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.07%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.25%) Android
8 3 (2.44%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.44%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.63%) Solaris
9 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.81%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (37.40%) DevOps
2 23 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (10.57%) Microservices
3 13 (10.57%) Use Case
4 12 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (9.76%) Dashboard Development
5 11 (8.94%) ITIL
6 10 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (8.13%) Migration
7 9 (7.32%) Analytics
7 9 (7.32%) SIEM
7 9 (7.32%) Software Engineering
7 9 (7.32%) Task Automation
7 9 (7.32%) TDD
8 8 (6.50%) Configuration Management
8 8 (6.50%) Kanban
8 8 (6.50%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (6.50%) Test Automation
9 7 (5.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (5.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 61 (49.59%) Python
2 33 (26.83%) JavaScript
3 31 (25.20%) Java
4 24 (19.51%) PowerShell
5 11 (8.94%) Shell Script
6 10 (8.13%) Bash Shell
7 9 (7.32%) SQL
8 8 (6.50%) Kotlin
8 8 (6.50%) Perl
9 6 (4.88%) PHP
10 4 (3.25%) Apple Swift
11 3 (2.44%) Scala
11 3 (2.44%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.63%) C#
12 2 (1.63%) ES6
12 2 (1.63%) Go
12 2 (1.63%) Ruby
13 1 (0.81%) C
13 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (6.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (4.88%) CCIE
2 6 (4.88%) Degree
2 6 (4.88%) MCSE
2 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.44%) MCSA
3 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.63%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.63%) CCNA
4 2 (1.63%) CISSP
4 2 (1.63%) RHCE
5 1 (0.81%) CCA
5 1 (0.81%) CCNP
5 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.63%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.81%) MiFID
3 1 (0.81%) NIST
3 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (23.58%) Docker
2 7 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.07%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.44%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (16.26%) Ansible
2 11 (8.94%) Kubernetes
2 11 (8.94%) Terraform
3 9 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (5.69%) Grafana
5 6 (4.88%) SCCM
6 5 (4.07%) Graphite
6 5 (4.07%) Nagios
6 5 (4.07%) Puppet
7 4 (3.25%) ITRS Geneos
7 4 (3.25%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.44%) AirWatch
8 3 (2.44%) Perfmon
8 3 (2.44%) Tivoli
8 3 (2.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 2 (1.63%) Kibana
9 2 (1.63%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.63%) systemd
9 2 (1.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.81%) Cacti
Vendors
1 14 (11.38%) AppDynamics
2 13 (10.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.76%) Cisco
4 11 (8.94%) VMware
5 10 (8.13%) Google
5 10 (8.13%) New Relic
6 9 (7.32%) Atlassian
7 8 (6.50%) Dynatrace
7 8 (6.50%) Red Hat
8 7 (5.69%) CheckPoint
8 7 (5.69%) Perforce
9 6 (4.88%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.07%) Adobe
10 5 (4.07%) Fortinet
10 5 (4.07%) ServiceNow
11 4 (3.25%) Arista
11 4 (3.25%) EMC
11 4 (3.25%) IBM
11 4 (3.25%) Palo Alto
11 4 (3.25%) Sonatype