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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Splunk
London / City of London
Rank 131 123 172
Rank change year-on-year -8 +49  
Contract jobs citing Splunk 22 35 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.73% 1.06% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.83% 2.64% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 14
Median daily rate £540 £539 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.23% +13.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £373 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £700 £643
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £350
% change year-on-year -5.26% +35.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

Splunk is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1201 1324 2135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 39.61% 40.19% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 997 1543
Median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 45
Median hourly rate £14.15 £19.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.46% -4.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £11.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £43.57 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Splunk as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in the City of London

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 18 (32.14%) DevOps
3 16 (28.57%) Linux
3 16 (28.57%) Python
3 16 (28.57%) SIEM
4 14 (25.00%) Banking
4 14 (25.00%) Ansible
5 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (23.21%) Java
6 11 (19.64%) Windows
6 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (17.86%) SQL
7 10 (17.86%) Puppet
8 9 (16.07%) JIRA
8 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
8 9 (16.07%) Perl
8 9 (16.07%) Information Security
8 9 (16.07%) Docker
9 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (14.29%) Big Data
10 7 (12.50%) GitHub
10 7 (12.50%) PCI DSS
10 7 (12.50%) Retail
10 7 (12.50%) Firewall
10 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 7 (12.50%) Unix
10 7 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (12.50%) Windows Server
11 6 (10.71%) Middleware

Splunk
Top Related 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 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.57%) Confluence
3 2 (3.57%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.79%) Predix
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.50%) GitHub
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.71%) OpenShift
4 4 (7.14%) Office 365
5 3 (5.36%) IaaS
5 3 (5.36%) PaaS
6 2 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.79%) Bluemix
7 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.79%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (1.79%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (5.36%) VPN
3 2 (3.57%) DNS
3 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) BGP
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.79%) DHCP
4 1 (1.79%) DMZ
4 1 (1.79%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.79%) HTTP
4 1 (1.79%) Internet
4 1 (1.79%) LAN
4 1 (1.79%) NAS
4 1 (1.79%) NX-OS
4 1 (1.79%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) Big Data
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.79%) KDB
5 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.79%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) JIRA
2 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 5 (8.93%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.36%) JUnit
7 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.79%) git-flow
8 1 (1.79%) GoCD
8 1 (1.79%) Gradle
8 1 (1.79%) gulp
8 1 (1.79%) Maven
8 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.79%) Selenium
8 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 14 (25.00%) Banking
3 7 (12.50%) Retail
4 6 (10.71%) Retail Banking
5 4 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.14%) Legal
6 3 (5.36%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.79%) Automotive
7 1 (1.79%) Front Office
7 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Architect
3 7 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Security Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 4 (7.14%) Security Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Splunk Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Big Data Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) Middleware
2 4 (7.14%) REST
3 3 (5.36%) .NET
3 3 (5.36%) Apache Camel
3 3 (5.36%) HTML
3 3 (5.36%) TIBCO EMS
3 3 (5.36%) WireMock
4 2 (3.57%) J2EE
4 2 (3.57%) MSMQ
4 2 (3.57%) SOAP
4 2 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.79%) JMS
5 1 (1.79%) JSON
5 1 (1.79%) OAuth
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.79%) SAML
5 1 (1.79%) Velocity
5 1 (1.79%) XML
5 1 (1.79%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.57%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.79%) Equities
4 1 (1.79%) Fintech
4 1 (1.79%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Linux
2 11 (19.64%) Windows
3 7 (12.50%) Unix
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) DevOps
2 16 (28.57%) SIEM
3 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.07%) Information Security
6 7 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.93%) ITIL
8 5 (8.93%) Privileged Access Management
8 5 (8.93%) Project Planning
9 4 (7.14%) Analytics
9 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
9 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
9 4 (7.14%) Microservices
9 4 (7.14%) Migration
9 4 (7.14%) Open Source
10 3 (5.36%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) Python
2 13 (23.21%) Java
3 10 (17.86%) SQL
4 9 (16.07%) Perl
4 9 (16.07%) PowerShell
5 6 (10.71%) Ruby
6 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.57%) Go
9 1 (1.79%) C
9 1 (1.79%) C++
9 1 (1.79%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.79%) PHP
9 1 (1.79%) R
9 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) CCNA
1 1 (1.79%) CCNP
1 1 (1.79%) CEH
1 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.79%) CISMP
1 1 (1.79%) CISSP
1 1 (1.79%) GIAC
1 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.79%) PhD
1 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.79%) GPG13
3 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Docker
2 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) Ceph
3 1 (1.79%) GlusterFS
3 1 (1.79%) GPFS
3 1 (1.79%) LXC
Systems Management
1 14 (25.00%) Ansible
2 10 (17.86%) Puppet
3 6 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (7.14%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (7.14%) Nagios
5 3 (5.36%) Control-M
5 3 (5.36%) Grafana
5 3 (5.36%) Kibana
5 3 (5.36%) Kubernetes
6 2 (3.57%) SCCM
6 2 (3.57%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.79%) Cacti
7 1 (1.79%) CSIRT
7 1 (1.79%) Opsview
7 1 (1.79%) Rsyslog
7 1 (1.79%) Terraform
7 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) IBM
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
1 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
2 4 (7.14%) BMC
2 4 (7.14%) CyberArk
2 4 (7.14%) F5
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco
3 3 (5.36%) Symantec
3 3 (5.36%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.57%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.57%) LogRhythm
4 2 (3.57%) Qualys
5 1 (1.79%) AlgoSec
5 1 (1.79%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.79%) FireEye
5 1 (1.79%) New Relic
5 1 (1.79%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.79%) Rapid7
5 1 (1.79%) WorldPay
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