Period
to 28 March 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 28 March 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 148 126 177
Rank change year-on-year -22 +51 +3
Contract jobs citing Splunk 33 132 77
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.77% 1.95% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 1.99% 4.98% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 95 63
Median daily rate £528 £525 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.48% +6.06% -10.00%
10th Percentile £361 £463 £413
90th Percentile £775 £603 £685
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £495
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,656 2,653 2,668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.50% 39.19% 37.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,184 1,974 2,030
Median daily rate £475 £500 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £236 £244 £280
90th Percentile £663 £660 £675
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 44 65
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% -6.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £34.51 £33.68 £31.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -11.63% +33.75%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in the City of London

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Splunk in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Splunk in the City of London

Splunk
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Splunk in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Splunk in the City of London

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 28 March 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
London Bridge +14 1 £525 -
Splunk
Central London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) Python
3 9 (27.27%) Linux
4 8 (24.24%) Banking
4 8 (24.24%) AWS
4 8 (24.24%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (24.24%) Security Operations
5 7 (21.21%) Docker
5 7 (21.21%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (21.21%) DevOps
5 7 (21.21%) Qualys
5 7 (21.21%) Windows
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.18%) TeamCity
6 6 (18.18%) Ruby
6 6 (18.18%) Azure
7 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
7 5 (15.15%) Go
7 5 (15.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (15.15%) Microservices
7 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (15.15%) Google
7 5 (15.15%) Puppet
7 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
8 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
8 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
8 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
8 4 (12.12%) Hadoop

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 3 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.06%) DataSynapse
2 2 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) AWS
2 6 (18.18%) Azure
3 5 (15.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 3 (9.09%) GCP
4 3 (9.09%) OpenShift
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon SageMaker
5 2 (6.06%) AWS Fargate
5 2 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (6.06%) GitHub
5 2 (6.06%) Serverless
5 2 (6.06%) Stackdriver
6 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (3.03%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (3.03%) Azure Stack
6 1 (3.03%) Datadog
6 1 (3.03%) PaaS
6 1 (3.03%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) NAS
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
1 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
1 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Big Data
2 3 (9.09%) Redis
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) HBase
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) TeamCity
2 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.09%) Subversion
5 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (6.06%) JIRA
5 2 (6.06%) MSBuild
6 1 (3.03%) Metasploit
6 1 (3.03%) Mocha
6 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (3.03%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.06%) French Language
4 2 (6.06%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) IT Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) IT Security Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Security Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Architect
3 3 (9.09%) Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Splunk Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.06%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (6.06%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
4 2 (6.06%) Security Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) REST
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (9.09%) Node.js
2 3 (9.09%) Spring
3 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.06%) Kafka
3 2 (6.06%) RESTful
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) Chai
4 1 (3.03%) Jest
4 1 (3.03%) LDAP
4 1 (3.03%) NumPy
4 1 (3.03%) ODBC
4 1 (3.03%) Pandas
4 1 (3.03%) PySpark
4 1 (3.03%) React
4 1 (3.03%) Regular Expression
4 1 (3.03%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Grid Computing
1 3 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (24.24%) Security Operations
2 7 (21.21%) DevOps
2 7 (21.21%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) Microservices
3 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (12.12%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (9.09%) Change Management
5 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.09%) Data Architecture
5 3 (9.09%) DevSecOps
5 3 (9.09%) SDLC
5 3 (9.09%) SIEM
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.06%) Identity Management
6 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Java
1 10 (30.30%) Python
2 6 (18.18%) Ruby
3 5 (15.15%) Go
3 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
4 4 (12.12%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) PHP
5 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) CISSP
2 2 (6.06%) FFIEC
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) GCED
3 1 (3.03%) GCFW
3 1 (3.03%) GCIA
3 1 (3.03%) GCIH
3 1 (3.03%) GCUX
3 1 (3.03%) GCWN
3 1 (3.03%) GIAC
3 1 (3.03%) GISF
3 1 (3.03%) GPPA
3 1 (3.03%) GSEC
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) NIST
2 2 (6.06%) COBIT
2 2 (6.06%) PSD2
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
3 1 (3.03%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (3.03%) NCSC
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) Apache Flume
2 2 (6.06%) HDFS
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
2 4 (12.12%) Ansible
2 4 (12.12%) Kubernetes
2 4 (12.12%) Terraform
3 2 (6.06%) Nessus
4 1 (3.03%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (3.03%) Nmap
4 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.03%) QRadar
4 1 (3.03%) SELinux
4 1 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Qualys
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) Google
4 3 (9.09%) MuleSoft
4 3 (9.09%) New Relic
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle
4 3 (9.09%) Tableau
5 2 (6.06%) AppDynamics
5 2 (6.06%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.03%) F5
6 1 (3.03%) McAfee
6 1 (3.03%) NetApp
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) Symantec
6 1 (3.03%) VMware