Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 23 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 139 172
Rank change year-on-year -2 +33 +6
Contract jobs citing Splunk 17 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.48% 0.85% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 1.52% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 10
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £513 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.32% +22.02% -11.58%
10th Percentile £414 £356 £323
90th Percentile £534 £632 £463
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £429
% change year-on-year - +16.62% -4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Hampshire.

All Vendors
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1912 2170 2241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 53.75% 55.66% 50.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 1363 1330
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.32%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £543 £525
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 110 118
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.69 £20.88 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.49% +9.87% +26.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.99 £12.43
90th Percentile £45.00 £55.63 £47.60
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.59
% change year-on-year +7.81% -13.93% +19.94%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in Hampshire

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Splunk in Hampshire

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in Hampshire

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Winchester +17 6 £475 +11.76%
Eastleigh - 2 £525 - 1
Fareham - 1 £525 -
Gosport - 1 - - 1
Farnborough - 1 £300 -
Splunk
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 12 (70.59%) Linux
1 12 (70.59%) Red Hat
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
2 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
3 9 (52.94%) SSL
4 8 (47.06%) JBoss
4 8 (47.06%) Unix
4 8 (47.06%) Oracle
4 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (47.06%) Puppet
5 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (35.29%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) Apache
5 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) Firewall
6 5 (29.41%) Video on Demand
7 4 (23.53%) OpenStack
7 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
7 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (23.53%) Sensu
7 4 (23.53%) DevOps
7 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (23.53%) CentOS
7 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
7 4 (23.53%) DRM
7 4 (23.53%) AIX

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 8 (47.06%) JBoss
2 6 (35.29%) Apache
2 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
3 4 (23.53%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) SSL
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) WAN
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) HTTP
4 3 (17.65%) HTTPS
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) BGP
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.88%) IPsec
5 1 (5.88%) Junos
5 1 (5.88%) MPLS
5 1 (5.88%) NetScreen
5 1 (5.88%) OSPF
5 1 (5.88%) Telepresence
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
5 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
3 3 (17.65%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Linux Specialist
1 4 (23.53%) Unix Specialist
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Unix Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) AIX Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Analytics Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (23.53%) Sensu
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Video on Demand
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) CMDB
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) MPEG
3 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Unix
3 4 (23.53%) AIX
3 4 (23.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps
2 4 (23.53%) DRM
2 4 (23.53%) Security Hardening
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Open Source
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) SIEM
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Release Management
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (5.88%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Perl
3 3 (17.65%) C
3 3 (17.65%) PHP
3 3 (17.65%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Docker
2 3 (17.65%) KVM
2 3 (17.65%) Xen
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Puppet
2 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (23.53%) Grafana
4 3 (17.65%) Ansible
4 3 (17.65%) Cobbler
4 3 (17.65%) Kubernetes
4 3 (17.65%) logstash
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
5 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Red Hat
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) SaltStack
4 2 (11.76%) ArcSight
4 2 (11.76%) CA
4 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.88%) Adobe
5 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.88%) BMC
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) Google
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee
5 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.88%) Sun
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec