Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 14 November 2018 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 88 104
Rank change year-on-year -27 +16 +17
Contract jobs citing Splunk 23 47 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.78% 1.62% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 2.37% 4.80% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 7
Edinburgh median daily rate £481 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.33% -16.67% -4.26%
10th Percentile £358 £288 £393
90th Percentile £679 £495 £556
Scotland median daily rate £481 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +20.31% -11.11% -4.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 971 980 904
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.97% 33.70% 41.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 548 471
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.63% +2.58%
10th Percentile £253 £256 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 17
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.68 £30.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.40% +53.85% +34.39%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.63 £13.15
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.39 £52.07
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -31.37% +34.21% +30.99%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Splunk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in Edinburgh

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Splunk in Edinburgh

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Unix
3 11 (47.83%) Banking
3 11 (47.83%) SaaS
3 11 (47.83%) PaaS
3 11 (47.83%) IaaS
4 10 (43.48%) Linux
5 9 (39.13%) CISSP
5 9 (39.13%) Finance
5 9 (39.13%) TeamCity
6 8 (34.78%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (34.78%) Analytics
6 8 (34.78%) New Relic
6 8 (34.78%) Nagios
6 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (34.78%) Docker
6 8 (34.78%) AppDynamics
7 7 (30.43%) Datadog
7 7 (30.43%) Ansible
7 7 (30.43%) PKI
7 7 (30.43%) Bitbucket
7 7 (30.43%) Puppet
7 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
8 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
8 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (26.09%) OpenShift
8 6 (26.09%) Artifactory

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (26.09%) Apache
2 4 (17.39%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.70%) nginx
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) 3ds Max
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.35%) Maya
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) IaaS
1 11 (47.83%) PaaS
1 11 (47.83%) SaaS
2 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (30.43%) Datadog
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (26.09%) OpenShift
4 1 (4.35%) GitHub
4 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) SSL
2 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) TeamCity
2 7 (30.43%) Bitbucket
3 6 (26.09%) Artifactory
3 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
3 6 (26.09%) IBM UrbanCode
3 6 (26.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (26.09%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
4 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 4 (17.39%) Selenium
4 4 (17.39%) Zephyr
5 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
5 1 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (47.83%) Banking
2 9 (39.13%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Security Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Release Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Data Scientist
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Splunk Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) UI Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) UX Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (4.35%) Ajax
3 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Flex
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) DHTML
3 1 (4.35%) Flash
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) OAuth
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) SAML
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) Swagger
3 1 (4.35%) XHTML
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) PKI
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Unix
3 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.35%) CentOS
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (34.78%) Analytics
1 8 (34.78%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (21.74%) DevOps
5 4 (17.39%) Change Control
5 4 (17.39%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 4 (17.39%) Kanban
5 4 (17.39%) Threat Intelligence
5 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) SIEM
7 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) Go
2 2 (8.70%) Groovy
2 2 (8.70%) Perl
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) COBIT
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Docker
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) iptables
4 1 (4.35%) NFS
4 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Nagios
2 7 (30.43%) Ansible
2 7 (30.43%) Puppet
3 6 (26.09%) Kubernetes
4 3 (13.04%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (8.70%) CASB
5 2 (8.70%) HAProxy
5 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (4.35%) Scalr
6 1 (4.35%) SCCM
6 1 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) AppDynamics
1 8 (34.78%) New Relic
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Google
3 4 (17.39%) Micro Focus
4 3 (13.04%) Dynatrace
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) Qualys
4 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) CA
6 1 (4.35%) Adobe
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) CyberArk
6 1 (4.35%) ForeScout
6 1 (4.35%) Ivanti
6 1 (4.35%) Rackspace
6 1 (4.35%) Shavlik
6 1 (4.35%) Snow
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec