Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 155 164 177
Rank change year-on-year +9 +13 -2
Contract jobs citing Splunk 87 98 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.35% 1.39% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 3.48% 3.67% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 69 44
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% -2.38%
10th Percentile £425 £363 £413
90th Percentile £643 £655 £638
Central London median daily rate £550 £540 £500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £105.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £105.00 - -

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 2,498 2,668 2,610
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.70% 37.89% 39.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,895 1,965 1,900
City of London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £278 £263 £268
90th Percentile £650 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 74 43
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +13.24% -10.53%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.31 £12.51
90th Percentile £55.95 £25.50 £33.79
Central London median hourly rate £20.92 £19.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year +8.65% +13.24% -7.86%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Splunk as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Splunk in the City of London

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Contractor 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 18 August 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
London Bridge -21 9 £525 -4.55%
Moorgate - 3 £425 -
Splunk
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 42 (48.28%) Python
2 38 (43.68%) Finance
3 37 (42.53%) DevOps
4 32 (36.78%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (34.48%) Linux
6 21 (24.14%) JIRA
7 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (21.84%) Git (software)
8 19 (21.84%) Elasticsearch
9 18 (20.69%) Jenkins
9 18 (20.69%) Node.js
9 18 (20.69%) Java
10 17 (19.54%) GitHub
10 17 (19.54%) Docker
11 16 (18.39%) Opscode Chef
11 16 (18.39%) Perl
12 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
13 14 (16.09%) ITIL
13 14 (16.09%) VPN
13 14 (16.09%) Confluence
13 14 (16.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 13 (14.94%) Windows
15 12 (13.79%) Unix
15 12 (13.79%) Configuration Management
15 12 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (13.79%) SIEM
15 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
15 12 (13.79%) JSON
15 12 (13.79%) Datadog
15 12 (13.79%) Sonatype Nexus

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 19 (21.84%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (16.09%) Confluence
3 10 (11.49%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.15%) Apache
5 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (36.78%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (19.54%) GitHub
3 14 (16.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 12 (13.79%) Datadog
5 11 (12.64%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (12.64%) Serverless
6 10 (11.49%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (11.49%) Amazon S3
7 9 (10.34%) Route 53
8 7 (8.05%) Amazon ECS
9 5 (5.75%) PaaS
10 4 (4.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (4.60%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (4.60%) Fastly
10 4 (4.60%) Heroku
10 4 (4.60%) npm
11 3 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (3.45%) CloudFront
12 2 (2.30%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) VPN
2 7 (8.05%) Internet
3 6 (6.90%) Firewall
4 3 (3.45%) BGP
4 3 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (3.45%) OSPF
5 2 (2.30%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (2.30%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (2.30%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (2.30%) DHCP
5 2 (2.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (2.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (2.30%) Multicast
5 2 (2.30%) Network Security
5 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.30%) VLAN
5 2 (2.30%) VXLAN
5 2 (2.30%) Wireless
5 2 (2.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (4.60%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (4.60%) Neo4j
2 4 (4.60%) Redis
3 3 (3.45%) Big Data
3 3 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.30%) QlikView
5 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.15%) Power BI
5 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2017
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (24.14%) JIRA
2 19 (21.84%) Git (software)
3 18 (20.69%) Jenkins
4 12 (13.79%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (5.75%) CircleCI
6 4 (4.60%) Maven
6 4 (4.60%) MSBuild
6 4 (4.60%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (4.60%) Subversion
6 4 (4.60%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.60%) webpack
7 3 (3.45%) Mocha
7 3 (3.45%) ProC
7 3 (3.45%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.15%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.15%) Hudson
9 1 (1.15%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.15%) SpecFlow
General
1 38 (43.68%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Billing
5 1 (1.15%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.15%) Front Office
5 1 (1.15%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (27.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (17.24%) Developer
3 9 (10.34%) Python Developer
4 8 (9.20%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (8.05%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
6 6 (6.90%) Java Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) DevOps Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Service Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Network Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Security Analyst
10 2 (2.30%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.69%) Node.js
2 12 (13.79%) JSON
3 10 (11.49%) RESTful
4 9 (10.34%) NumPy
4 9 (10.34%) Pandas
4 9 (10.34%) PySpark
5 6 (6.90%) GraphQL
5 6 (6.90%) Handlebars
5 6 (6.90%) Regular Expression
5 6 (6.90%) Web Services
6 5 (5.75%) .NET
7 4 (4.60%) Preactjs
7 4 (4.60%) React
7 4 (4.60%) Sass
7 4 (4.60%) VCL
8 3 (3.45%) Chai
8 3 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (3.45%) HTML
8 3 (3.45%) Jest
8 3 (3.45%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (9.20%) PKI
3 6 (6.90%) User Experience
4 4 (4.60%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.30%) Clustering
6 2 (2.30%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.30%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.15%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.15%) Social Media
7 1 (1.15%) Tandem
7 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.48%) Linux
2 13 (14.94%) Windows
3 12 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (13.79%) Unix
4 4 (4.60%) Android
4 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.60%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.30%) Solaris
6 2 (2.30%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.15%) CentOS
7 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.53%) DevOps
2 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.09%) ITIL
4 12 (13.79%) Configuration Management
4 12 (13.79%) SIEM
5 11 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (11.49%) Analytics
7 9 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (10.34%) Infrastructure Automation
7 9 (10.34%) Runbook
7 9 (10.34%) Use Case
8 8 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (8.05%) Data Protection
9 7 (8.05%) Incident Management
9 7 (8.05%) Open Source
9 7 (8.05%) User Stories
10 6 (6.90%) Kanban
10 6 (6.90%) Problem Management
10 6 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.28%) Python
2 18 (20.69%) Java
3 16 (18.39%) Perl
4 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.49%) Bash Shell
5 10 (11.49%) PowerShell
5 10 (11.49%) Ruby
6 6 (6.90%) Kotlin
7 4 (4.60%) Apple Swift
7 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.45%) Scala
8 3 (3.45%) SQL
9 2 (2.30%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.15%) C
10 1 (1.15%) C#
10 1 (1.15%) C++
10 1 (1.15%) Go
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.20%) RHCE
3 6 (6.90%) Degree
4 5 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.60%) AWS Certification
5 4 (4.60%) CCIE
5 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.45%) CISSP
7 2 (2.30%) CCNA
7 2 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.30%) FFIEC
7 2 (2.30%) MCSA
7 2 (2.30%) MCSE
7 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.15%) CISM
8 1 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.15%) GCIA
8 1 (1.15%) GCIH
8 1 (1.15%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) NIST
2 2 (2.30%) COBIT
2 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (2.30%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (19.54%) Docker
2 2 (2.30%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.15%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.15%) vSphere
3 1 (1.15%) XenApp
3 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (18.39%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (12.64%) Ansible
3 9 (10.34%) Suricata
3 9 (10.34%) Terraform
4 6 (6.90%) Kubernetes
4 6 (6.90%) Nagios
5 5 (5.75%) Grafana
5 5 (5.75%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (5.75%) ZABBIX
6 4 (4.60%) Graphite
7 3 (3.45%) Perfmon
7 3 (3.45%) Puppet
8 2 (2.30%) Kibana
8 2 (2.30%) SCCM
9 1 (1.15%) AirWatch
9 1 (1.15%) CSIRT
9 1 (1.15%) FortiGate
9 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (1.15%) Pingdom
9 1 (1.15%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (12.64%) Qualys
2 10 (11.49%) AppDynamics
2 10 (11.49%) New Relic
2 10 (11.49%) Red Hat
2 10 (11.49%) ServiceNow
3 8 (9.20%) Cisco
4 7 (8.05%) Atlassian
5 6 (6.90%) Perforce
6 5 (5.75%) Adobe
6 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.60%) BMC
7 4 (4.60%) Google
7 4 (4.60%) Remedy
8 3 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.45%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.45%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.45%) VMware
9 2 (2.30%) Apple
9 2 (2.30%) F5
9 2 (2.30%) Riverbed