Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 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
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 152 155 199
Rank change year-on-year +3 +44 -23
Contract jobs citing Splunk 48 140 100
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.93% 1.56% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 2.42% 4.04% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 102 73
Median daily rate £525 £525 £496
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.95% -0.90%
10th Percentile £356 £451 £413
90th Percentile £750 £648 £685
London median daily rate £528 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -4.09% +4.76% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
London median hourly rate £26.25 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year -25.00% - -

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 1,981 3,466 3,472
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 38.46% 38.61% 37.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,380 2,501 2,578
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £240 £263 £257
90th Percentile £651 £650 £652
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 58 88
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.63 £21.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.91% -8.13% +33.52%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.61 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.43 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +23.81% -2.33% +4.88%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in Central London

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Splunk in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Splunk in Central London

Splunk
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Splunk in Central London over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

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 9 April 2020. 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 -6 35 £525 - 17
West End of London - 2 £575 -
Southwark +19 1 £525 -
Splunk
London

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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 19 (39.58%) Python
2 18 (37.50%) Finance
3 17 (35.42%) Java
4 15 (31.25%) Linux
5 12 (25.00%) Ruby
6 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
6 11 (22.92%) Puppet
7 10 (20.83%) Docker
7 10 (20.83%) DevOps
7 10 (20.83%) Windows
7 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (20.83%) Banking
7 10 (20.83%) Security Operations
8 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 9 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (18.75%) AWS
9 8 (16.67%) Ansible
9 8 (16.67%) Unix
10 7 (14.58%) Go
10 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (14.58%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (14.58%) Kubernetes
10 7 (14.58%) Big Data
10 7 (14.58%) Qualys
10 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
11 6 (12.50%) TeamCity
11 6 (12.50%) Azure
11 6 (12.50%) SDLC
11 6 (12.50%) Microservices
11 6 (12.50%) JavaScript

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 5 (10.42%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.25%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.17%) DataSynapse
3 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) AWS
2 6 (12.50%) Azure
3 5 (10.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (8.33%) OpenShift
5 3 (6.25%) Amazon S3
5 3 (6.25%) GCP
6 2 (4.17%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (4.17%) Amazon SageMaker
6 2 (4.17%) AWS Fargate
6 2 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (4.17%) GitHub
6 2 (4.17%) Serverless
6 2 (4.17%) Stackdriver
6 2 (4.17%) Sumo Logic
7 1 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.08%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (2.08%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (2.08%) Azure Stack
7 1 (2.08%) Datadog
7 1 (2.08%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Firewall
1 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.25%) HTTP
3 2 (4.17%) Network Security
4 1 (2.08%) DHCP
4 1 (2.08%) LAN
4 1 (2.08%) NAS
4 1 (2.08%) VPN
4 1 (2.08%) WAN
4 1 (2.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) Big Data
3 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.25%) Redis
5 2 (4.17%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (4.17%) MySQL
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.08%) DB2
6 1 (2.08%) HBase
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.33%) JIRA
4 3 (6.25%) Subversion
5 2 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.17%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.08%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.08%) GitLab
6 1 (2.08%) JUnit
6 1 (2.08%) Maven
6 1 (2.08%) Metasploit
6 1 (2.08%) Mocha
6 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.08%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) Financial Institution
4 4 (8.33%) French Language
5 2 (4.17%) International Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) Technical Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Consultant
4 4 (8.33%) Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
4 4 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Splunk Consultant
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Implementation Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Splunk Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Project Implementation Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Security Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) Regular Expression
2 4 (8.33%) .NET
2 4 (8.33%) REST
2 4 (8.33%) XML
3 3 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (6.25%) Middleware
3 3 (6.25%) Node.js
3 3 (6.25%) Spring
3 3 (6.25%) Web Services
4 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.17%) Kafka
4 2 (4.17%) LDAP
4 2 (4.17%) RESTful
5 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Camel
5 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.08%) JMX
5 1 (2.08%) ODBC
5 1 (2.08%) Pandas
5 1 (2.08%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Grid Computing
4 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.17%) Replication
4 2 (4.17%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.08%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Linux
2 10 (20.83%) Windows
3 8 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Solaris
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (20.83%) DevOps
1 10 (20.83%) Security Operations
2 9 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (14.58%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (12.50%) Microservices
4 6 (12.50%) SDLC
5 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
5 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.42%) Information Security
5 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
6 4 (8.33%) SIEM
7 3 (6.25%) Analytics
7 3 (6.25%) Data Architecture
7 3 (6.25%) ITIL
7 3 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) Python
2 17 (35.42%) Java
3 12 (25.00%) Ruby
4 7 (14.58%) Go
4 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
5 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.50%) PHP
5 6 (12.50%) SQL
6 5 (10.42%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) C#
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) CISSP
2 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) FFIEC
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) GCED
4 1 (2.08%) GCFW
4 1 (2.08%) GCIA
4 1 (2.08%) GCIH
4 1 (2.08%) GCUX
4 1 (2.08%) GCWN
4 1 (2.08%) GIAC
4 1 (2.08%) GISF
4 1 (2.08%) GPPA
4 1 (2.08%) GSEC
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) PSD2
2 3 (6.25%) NIST
3 2 (4.17%) COBIT
3 2 (4.17%) QA
3 2 (4.17%) SLA
4 1 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (2.08%) NCSC
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) Docker
2 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Apache Flume
2 2 (4.17%) HDFS
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Puppet
2 8 (16.67%) Ansible
3 7 (14.58%) Kubernetes
3 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.33%) CFEngine
4 4 (8.33%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (8.33%) Nagios
4 4 (8.33%) SCCM
4 4 (8.33%) Terraform
5 2 (4.17%) Nessus
5 2 (4.17%) QRadar
6 1 (2.08%) Grafana
6 1 (2.08%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (2.08%) Kibana
6 1 (2.08%) Nmap
6 1 (2.08%) Prometheus
6 1 (2.08%) SELinux
6 1 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (2.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) Qualys
3 5 (10.42%) Google
3 5 (10.42%) Tableau
4 4 (8.33%) Oracle
4 4 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (6.25%) MuleSoft
5 3 (6.25%) New Relic
5 3 (6.25%) TIBCO
6 2 (4.17%) AppDynamics
6 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.08%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.08%) F5
7 1 (2.08%) McAfee
7 1 (2.08%) NetApp
7 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec
7 1 (2.08%) VMware