Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 136 199
Rank change year-on-year -28 +63 -20
Contract jobs citing Splunk 56 123 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.96% 1.75% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 2.36% 4.57% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 99 42
City of London median daily rate £563 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £425
90th Percentile £706 £575 £660
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
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 2,374 2,690 2,745
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.68% 38.23% 38.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,835 2,017 2,063
City of London median daily rate £500 £485 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +0.52% +7.22%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £273
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £495 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +1.54% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 72 59
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% +3.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.00 £11.15
90th Percentile £50.99 £25.50 £30.75
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year +9.63% +3.89% -1.23%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -5 4 £525 -4.55%
Moorgate - 2 £425 -
Splunk
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 26 (46.43%) DevOps
2 25 (44.64%) AWS
2 25 (44.64%) Python
3 23 (41.07%) Linux
4 22 (39.29%) Finance
5 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (30.36%) JIRA
6 16 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 16 (28.57%) Java
7 15 (26.79%) Node.js
8 14 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (23.21%) GitHub
9 13 (23.21%) Docker
9 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (23.21%) Perl
10 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 12 (21.43%) Configuration Management
10 12 (21.43%) Qualys
10 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
11 11 (19.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 11 (19.64%) ITIL
12 10 (17.86%) Datadog
12 10 (17.86%) ServiceNow
12 10 (17.86%) Confluence
12 10 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (16.07%) Terraform
13 9 (16.07%) Suricata
13 9 (16.07%) Bash Shell
13 9 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 (17.86%) Confluence
2 9 (16.07%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (8.93%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.79%) nginx
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (44.64%) AWS
2 13 (23.21%) GitHub
3 11 (19.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 10 (17.86%) Datadog
5 8 (14.29%) Amazon S3
5 8 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (14.29%) Serverless
6 7 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (12.50%) Route 53
7 5 (8.93%) Azure
8 4 (7.14%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (7.14%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (7.14%) Fastly
8 4 (7.14%) Heroku
8 4 (7.14%) npm
9 3 (5.36%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (3.57%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (3.57%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) VPN
2 6 (10.71%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.79%) DHCP
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.79%) NAS
3 1 (1.79%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.79%) Skype
3 1 (1.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (7.14%) Neo4j
2 4 (7.14%) Redis
3 3 (5.36%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.57%) Big Data
4 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (1.79%) HBase
5 1 (1.79%) InfluxDB
5 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.79%) Power BI
5 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2017
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) JIRA
2 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 16 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 8 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (8.93%) CircleCI
4 5 (8.93%) Subversion
5 4 (7.14%) Maven
5 4 (7.14%) MSBuild
5 4 (7.14%) webpack
6 2 (3.57%) Mocha
6 2 (3.57%) ProC
6 2 (3.57%) SonarQube
6 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.79%) Codeship
7 1 (1.79%) MSI
7 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Billing
4 1 (1.79%) Arabic Language
4 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.79%) Front Office
4 1 (1.79%) International Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Developer
3 6 (10.71%) AWS DevOps
4 5 (8.93%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
5 4 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) DevOps Manager
6 3 (5.36%) React Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) IT Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.79%) Node.js
2 9 (16.07%) JSON
3 8 (14.29%) RESTful
4 6 (10.71%) Web Services
5 5 (8.93%) .NET
5 5 (8.93%) GraphQL
6 4 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (7.14%) Handlebars
6 4 (7.14%) NumPy
6 4 (7.14%) Pandas
6 4 (7.14%) Preactjs
6 4 (7.14%) PySpark
6 4 (7.14%) React
6 4 (7.14%) Sass
6 4 (7.14%) VCL
7 2 (3.57%) Chai
7 2 (3.57%) Jest
7 2 (3.57%) WebdriverIO
8 1 (1.79%) .NET Core
8 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (7.14%) PKI
1 4 (7.14%) User Experience
2 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.79%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (12.50%) Unix
4 6 (10.71%) Windows
5 4 (7.14%) Android
5 4 (7.14%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) DevOps
2 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 11 (19.64%) ITIL
6 10 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Automation
7 8 (14.29%) Open Source
7 8 (14.29%) SIEM
8 7 (12.50%) Runbook
8 7 (12.50%) TDD
8 7 (12.50%) User Stories
9 6 (10.71%) Kanban
9 6 (10.71%) Scrum
9 6 (10.71%) Security Operations
10 5 (8.93%) Data Protection
10 5 (8.93%) Fintech
10 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
11 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
11 4 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) Python
2 16 (28.57%) Java
3 13 (23.21%) Perl
4 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.07%) Bash Shell
5 9 (16.07%) Ruby
6 4 (7.14%) Apple Swift
6 4 (7.14%) Kotlin
6 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.14%) SQL
7 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.79%) C
8 1 (1.79%) C#
8 1 (1.79%) C++
8 1 (1.79%) Go
8 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.50%) RHCE
3 4 (7.14%) AWS Certification
3 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) CISSP
5 2 (3.57%) Degree
5 2 (3.57%) FFIEC
6 1 (1.79%) CISM
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.79%) GCIA
6 1 (1.79%) GCIH
6 1 (1.79%) MCSA
6 1 (1.79%) MCSE
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.79%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) NIST
2 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (3.57%) COBIT
3 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.57%) SLA
4 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) Docker
2 2 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) vSphere
3 1 (1.79%) XenApp
3 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (16.07%) Suricata
2 9 (16.07%) Terraform
3 7 (12.50%) Ansible
4 6 (10.71%) Grafana
4 6 (10.71%) ITRS Geneos
4 6 (10.71%) Puppet
5 5 (8.93%) Nagios
5 5 (8.93%) ZABBIX
6 4 (7.14%) Graphite
7 3 (5.36%) Kubernetes
8 2 (3.57%) Perfmon
9 1 (1.79%) CSIRT
9 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (1.79%) Opsgenie
9 1 (1.79%) Packer
9 1 (1.79%) Pingdom
9 1 (1.79%) SELinux
9 1 (1.79%) vCenter Server
9 1 (1.79%) VictorOps
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Qualys
2 10 (17.86%) ServiceNow
3 8 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.71%) Google
4 6 (10.71%) New Relic
5 4 (7.14%) AppDynamics
5 4 (7.14%) Atlassian
5 4 (7.14%) BMC
5 4 (7.14%) Perforce
5 4 (7.14%) Remedy
6 2 (3.57%) Adobe
6 2 (3.57%) F5
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle
6 2 (3.57%) Tableau
7 1 (1.79%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (1.79%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.79%) Meraki
7 1 (1.79%) PagerDuty
7 1 (1.79%) Polycom