Period
to 23 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 June 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
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 101 116
Rank change year-on-year +26 +15 -33
Contract jobs citing Splunk 85 26 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.36% 1.23% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 9.80% 3.58% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 12 29
Leeds median daily rate £420 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.18% +73.47%
10th Percentile £318 £325 £350
90th Percentile £568 £526 £488
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £420 £413
% change year-on-year - +1.82% +68.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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 Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 867 726 1,021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 34.30% 34.34% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 450 695
Leeds median daily rate £400 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% -0.63% +17.65%
10th Percentile £250 £270 £289
90th Percentile £550 £538 £565
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £393 £400
% change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 22
Leeds median hourly rate £32.50 £14.20 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.87% +9.23% -4.38%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.80 £10.10
90th Percentile £40.40 £24.50 £22.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +27.08% -14.29% +0.94%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in Leeds

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Splunk in Leeds

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in Leeds

Splunk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Splunk in Leeds

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

1 34 (40.00%) Python
2 33 (38.82%) Linux
3 23 (27.06%) Docker
4 22 (25.88%) Puppet
4 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (24.71%) CA
5 21 (24.71%) Configuration Management
5 21 (24.71%) Java
5 21 (24.71%) JavaScript
6 20 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (23.53%) Jenkins
6 20 (23.53%) DevOps
7 17 (20.00%) ITIL
8 16 (18.82%) Degree
9 15 (17.65%) TDD
9 15 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
10 13 (15.29%) Test Automation
10 13 (15.29%) Ansible
10 13 (15.29%) Selenium
11 12 (14.12%) Windows
11 12 (14.12%) Perl
11 12 (14.12%) HTML
11 12 (14.12%) Sonatype Nexus
11 12 (14.12%) Rancher
11 12 (14.12%) Bash Shell
12 11 (12.94%) Tomcat
12 11 (12.94%) Ruby
13 10 (11.76%) Spring
13 10 (11.76%) Maven

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 11 (12.94%) Tomcat
2 10 (11.76%) Apache
3 9 (10.59%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.71%) Anypoint
4 4 (4.71%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.35%) Confluence
5 2 (2.35%) Mule
6 1 (1.18%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Synapse
6 1 (1.18%) JBoss
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.18%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 20 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.71%) GitHub
4 2 (2.35%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.35%) IaaS
4 2 (2.35%) PaaS
4 2 (2.35%) Serverless
5 1 (1.18%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.18%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.18%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) Firewall
2 6 (7.06%) HTTP
3 4 (4.71%) Network Security
4 2 (2.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.35%) SSL
5 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) Big Data
2 9 (10.59%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (8.24%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.53%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.53%) MySQL
6 2 (2.35%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.35%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.18%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.18%) HBase
Development Applications
1 20 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.29%) Selenium
3 12 (14.12%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (11.76%) Maven
5 8 (9.41%) HP UFT
6 6 (7.06%) JMeter
6 6 (7.06%) JUnit
7 4 (4.71%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.71%) Flyway
7 4 (4.71%) JIRA
7 4 (4.71%) Metasploit
7 4 (4.71%) Mockito
8 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.35%) GitLab
8 2 (2.35%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.35%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (5.88%) Retail
2 3 (3.53%) Banking
2 3 (3.53%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (28.24%) Developer
2 13 (15.29%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.94%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) Consultant
5 8 (9.41%) Big Data Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Implementation Specialist
6 6 (7.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Monitoring Specialist
7 5 (5.88%) Monitoring Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Performance Tester
7 5 (5.88%) Splunk Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Splunk Specialist
7 5 (5.88%) Tester
8 4 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) NOC Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Python Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Scala Developer
10 2 (2.35%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.12%) HTML
2 10 (11.76%) Spring
3 8 (9.41%) Spring Boot
4 7 (8.24%) Web Services
5 6 (7.06%) Kafka
6 4 (4.71%) Hibernate
6 4 (4.71%) RESTful
6 4 (4.71%) XML
7 3 (3.53%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (3.53%) CSS
7 3 (3.53%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.35%) .NET
8 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.35%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (2.35%) Grails
8 2 (2.35%) JPA
8 2 (2.35%) JSON
8 2 (2.35%) Node.js
8 2 (2.35%) SOAP
8 2 (2.35%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) User Experience
2 6 (7.06%) NHS
3 4 (4.71%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.18%) PKI
5 1 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.18%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 33 (38.82%) Linux
2 12 (14.12%) Windows
3 8 (9.41%) CentOS
3 8 (9.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.71%) Configuration Management
3 20 (23.53%) DevOps
4 17 (20.00%) ITIL
5 15 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
5 15 (17.65%) TDD
6 13 (15.29%) Test Automation
7 10 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 8 (9.41%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (8.24%) Scrum
10 6 (7.06%) BDD
10 6 (7.06%) Performance Testing
10 6 (7.06%) Test Strategy
11 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (4.71%) Information Management
11 4 (4.71%) Information Security
11 4 (4.71%) Pair Programming
11 4 (4.71%) Service Management
11 4 (4.71%) Software Testing
11 4 (4.71%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.00%) Python
2 21 (24.71%) Java
2 21 (24.71%) JavaScript
3 12 (14.12%) Bash Shell
3 12 (14.12%) Perl
4 11 (12.94%) Ruby
5 10 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.24%) SQL
7 6 (7.06%) Groovy
8 4 (4.71%) Java 8
8 4 (4.71%) Kotlin
9 3 (3.53%) Scala
10 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (18.82%) Degree
2 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) CEH
3 3 (3.53%) CISSP
3 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) PMO
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 23 (27.06%) Docker
2 3 (3.53%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (25.88%) Puppet
2 13 (15.29%) Ansible
3 12 (14.12%) Rancher
4 8 (9.41%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (5.88%) Nagios
5 5 (5.88%) OpenView
6 4 (4.71%) CSIRT
6 4 (4.71%) Nessus
6 4 (4.71%) Nmap
7 2 (2.35%) QRadar
7 2 (2.35%) Terraform
8 1 (1.18%) Grafana
8 1 (1.18%) Kibana
8 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.18%) Oozie
Vendors
1 21 (24.71%) CA
2 8 (9.41%) Red Hat
3 6 (7.06%) AppDynamics
3 6 (7.06%) MuleSoft
4 5 (5.88%) HP
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle
6 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.18%) Adobe
7 1 (1.18%) Cisco
7 1 (1.18%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.18%) Dell
7 1 (1.18%) EMC
7 1 (1.18%) F5
7 1 (1.18%) Google
7 1 (1.18%) IBM
7 1 (1.18%) NetApp
7 1 (1.18%) Tableau
7 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.18%) VMware