Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 177 237
Rank change year-on-year -11 +60 +39
Contract jobs citing Splunk 58 71 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.82% 1.08% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.15% 2.52% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 60 33
City of London median daily rate £500 £525 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +13.40% -7.41%
10th Percentile £425 £418 £364
90th Percentile £665 £638 £715
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -17.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 2703 2816 3849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.13% 42.70% 42.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2025 2112 2884
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £251
90th Percentile £675 £638 £637
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 46 73
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -2.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.19
90th Percentile £30.75 £55.00 £27.81
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.73 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +7.00% -1.49%

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 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Splunk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 28 (48.28%) Finance
2 24 (41.38%) Banking
3 23 (39.66%) DevOps
4 22 (37.93%) Windows
5 21 (36.21%) Java
5 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (31.03%) Unix
6 18 (31.03%) JIRA
7 16 (27.59%) Ansible
7 16 (27.59%) Python
8 15 (25.86%) Linux
8 15 (25.86%) Docker
9 14 (24.14%) Jenkins
9 14 (24.14%) AppDynamics
10 13 (22.41%) Incident Management
10 13 (22.41%) Configuration Management
11 12 (20.69%) ITIL
11 12 (20.69%) SQL
12 11 (18.97%) Red Hat
12 11 (18.97%) Cucumber
13 10 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (17.24%) Ruby
13 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
13 10 (17.24%) Git (software)
13 10 (17.24%) Tomcat
13 10 (17.24%) Change Management
13 10 (17.24%) Kubernetes
14 9 (15.52%) Maven
14 9 (15.52%) Problem Management
14 9 (15.52%) Puppet

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 10 (17.24%) Tomcat
2 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (6.90%) JBoss
4 3 (5.17%) Confluence
4 3 (5.17%) IIS
5 2 (3.45%) Apache
5 2 (3.45%) nginx
6 1 (1.72%) Anypoint
6 1 (1.72%) CMS
6 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.07%) OpenShift
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.90%) npm
4 2 (3.45%) IaaS
4 2 (3.45%) Office 365
4 2 (3.45%) PaaS
5 1 (1.72%) Akamai
5 1 (1.72%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.72%) CloudBees
5 1 (1.72%) GitHub
5 1 (1.72%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) LDAP
2 1 (1.72%) Network Security
2 1 (1.72%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) SSL
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.90%) HBase
3 3 (5.17%) Big Data
4 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.72%) MySQL
5 1 (1.72%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.72%) Redis
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) JIRA
2 14 (24.14%) Jenkins
3 11 (18.97%) Cucumber
4 10 (17.24%) Git (software)
5 9 (15.52%) Maven
6 7 (12.07%) JUnit
7 5 (8.62%) TeamCity
8 4 (6.90%) Selenium
8 4 (6.90%) Subversion
9 3 (5.17%) Liquibase
9 3 (5.17%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (3.45%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.72%) Ant
11 1 (1.72%) JMeter
11 1 (1.72%) jMock
11 1 (1.72%) Mockito
11 1 (1.72%) MSBuild
11 1 (1.72%) TestComplete
11 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (48.28%) Finance
2 24 (41.38%) Banking
3 7 (12.07%) Retail Banking
4 5 (8.62%) Financial Institution
4 5 (8.62%) International Banking
4 5 (8.62%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Front Office
6 1 (1.72%) Billing
6 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (20.69%) Developer
2 11 (18.97%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Administrator
3 9 (15.52%) Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) IT Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) IT Security Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Security Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Security Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Security Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) DevOps Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) TIBCO EMS
1 6 (10.34%) WireMock
2 5 (8.62%) J2EE
2 5 (8.62%) Middleware
2 5 (8.62%) Node.js
3 4 (6.90%) Spring
3 4 (6.90%) Spring MVC
4 3 (5.17%) Kafka
4 3 (5.17%) SOAP
4 3 (5.17%) XML
5 2 (3.45%) .NET
5 2 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (3.45%) JMX
6 1 (1.72%) HTML
6 1 (1.72%) SAML
6 1 (1.72%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.72%) Spring Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Web Services
6 1 (1.72%) WinForms
6 1 (1.72%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.62%) Hedge funds
3 4 (6.90%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.17%) Fintech
5 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.45%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.45%) Grid Computing
5 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.72%) iPad
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Windows
2 18 (31.03%) Unix
3 15 (25.86%) Linux
4 7 (12.07%) Solaris
5 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.72%) AIX
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) DevOps
2 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.41%) Configuration Management
3 13 (22.41%) Incident Management
4 12 (20.69%) ITIL
5 10 (17.24%) Change Management
6 9 (15.52%) Problem Management
7 8 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (13.79%) Security Operations
8 7 (12.07%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (12.07%) Dashboard Development
8 7 (12.07%) Information Security
8 7 (12.07%) Project Management
8 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.34%) Multithreading
9 6 (10.34%) Open Source
9 6 (10.34%) SIEM
9 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) Java
2 16 (27.59%) Python
3 12 (20.69%) SQL
4 10 (17.24%) PowerShell
4 10 (17.24%) Ruby
5 8 (13.79%) Bash Shell
6 6 (10.34%) Perl
7 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.90%) C#
9 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.72%) Go
10 1 (1.72%) Korn
10 1 (1.72%) Scala
10 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.72%) VB
10 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) CISM
1 5 (8.62%) CISSP
2 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) CCNP
4 1 (1.72%) CCSE
4 1 (1.72%) CCSM
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (25.86%) Docker
2 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.72%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (27.59%) Ansible
2 10 (17.24%) Kubernetes
2 10 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (15.52%) Puppet
4 6 (10.34%) Grafana
4 6 (10.34%) Kibana
4 6 (10.34%) Prometheus
5 5 (8.62%) Nagios
6 3 (5.17%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (5.17%) SCCM
7 2 (3.45%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (1.72%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (1.72%) Opsview
8 1 (1.72%) Rancher
8 1 (1.72%) Rsyslog
8 1 (1.72%) Rundeck
8 1 (1.72%) WSUS
8 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) AppDynamics
2 11 (18.97%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.34%) CyberArk
4 6 (10.34%) McAfee
4 6 (10.34%) TIBCO
5 5 (8.62%) Qualys
6 3 (5.17%) New Relic
6 3 (5.17%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.17%) VMware
7 2 (3.45%) ArcSight
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco
8 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.72%) F5
8 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.72%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.72%) IBM
8 1 (1.72%) MapR
8 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds