Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 17 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 94 101
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7 0
Contract jobs citing Splunk 8 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.51% 0.50% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 0.96% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate £300 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.43% +9.38% -8.05%
East of England median daily rate £315 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -25.88% +13.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £57.50

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 791 727 848
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 50.38% 52.42% 52.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 394 395
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £380 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.59% +11.03%
10th Percentile £185 £217 £218
90th Percentile £575 £500 £575
East of England median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 35 85
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.65 £14.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.84% -30.95% +35.48%
10th Percentile £11.44 £9.19 £8.85
90th Percentile £46.50 £40.50 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -1.55% -19.51% -2.38%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in Hertfordshire

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Splunk in Hertfordshire

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Welwyn Garden City +5 5 £300 -32.39%
Splunk
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 5 (62.50%) Security Operations
1 5 (62.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (37.50%) LogRhythm
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) Qualys
3 2 (25.00%) Xen
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) WSUS
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) GCIA
3 2 (25.00%) GCIH
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) ICMP
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) ICMP
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) SOC Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Security Operations
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Case Management
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Security Management
2 2 (25.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) GCIA
2 2 (25.00%) GCIH
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) CSIRT
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) LogRhythm
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (25.00%) NetWitness
2 2 (25.00%) Qualys
2 2 (25.00%) VMware