Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 109 86
Rank change year-on-year 0 -23 +37
Contract jobs citing Splunk 23 33 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.88% 1.14% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 2.58% 3.46% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 7
Edinburgh median daily rate £500 £388 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -26.19% +11.70%
10th Percentile £369 £288 £415
90th Percentile £680 £638 £558
Scotland median daily rate £488 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +11.43% -2.78% -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 892 954 724
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 34.10% 32.96% 40.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 552 411
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £225 £213
90th Percentile £563 £575 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 15
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £19.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.08% +0.92% -22.00%
10th Percentile £15.04 £12.82 £14.35
90th Percentile £33.00 £35.75 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +2.94%

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 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Unix
3 12 (52.17%) SaaS
4 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 10 (43.48%) CISSP
4 10 (43.48%) Banking
5 8 (34.78%) Nagios
5 8 (34.78%) PaaS
5 8 (34.78%) TeamCity
5 8 (34.78%) IaaS
5 8 (34.78%) Analytics
5 8 (34.78%) New Relic
5 8 (34.78%) Docker
5 8 (34.78%) AppDynamics
6 7 (30.43%) Datadog
6 7 (30.43%) Ansible
6 7 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (30.43%) Bitbucket
6 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (30.43%) Puppet
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
7 6 (26.09%) PKI
7 6 (26.09%) Firewall
7 6 (26.09%) Micro Focus
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) IIS
7 6 (26.09%) .NET

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%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (8.70%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) SaaS
2 8 (34.78%) IaaS
2 8 (34.78%) PaaS
3 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (30.43%) Datadog
4 6 (26.09%) OpenShift
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) LAN
2 3 (13.04%) Network Security
2 3 (13.04%) VPN
2 3 (13.04%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (8.70%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) TeamCity
2 7 (30.43%) Bitbucket
3 6 (26.09%) Artifactory
3 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
3 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
3 6 (26.09%) IBM UrbanCode
3 6 (26.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (26.09%) Selenium
3 6 (26.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (26.09%) Zephyr
4 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (43.48%) Banking
2 7 (30.43%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Security Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Security Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) AWS Architect
4 2 (8.70%) AWS Solutions Architect
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%) Network Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Network Security Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Release Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Security Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) PKI
2 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Unix
3 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Analytics
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (30.43%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (17.39%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) DevOps
4 4 (17.39%) Threat Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Network Segmentation
5 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Kanban
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (8.70%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) Go
2 2 (8.70%) Groovy
2 2 (8.70%) Perl
2 2 (8.70%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) CISSP
2 3 (13.04%) CCIE
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
3 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 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 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 2 (8.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (8.70%) Terraform
5 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.35%) Scalr
5 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) AppDynamics
1 8 (34.78%) New Relic
2 6 (26.09%) Micro Focus
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) CyberArk
3 3 (13.04%) Dynatrace
3 3 (13.04%) Google
3 3 (13.04%) IBM
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) CA
4 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.70%) Qualys
4 2 (8.70%) Varonis
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Ivanti
5 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.35%) Snow
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec
5 1 (4.35%) VMware