Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 80 76
Rank change year-on-year -18 -4 +66
Contract jobs citing Splunk 39 64 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.64% 2.83% 2.87%
As % of the Vendors category 4.75% 7.09% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 61
Leeds median daily rate £450 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.29% +45.83%
10th Percentile £393 £413 £213
90th Percentile £625 £675 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -7.50% +17.65% +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 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 821 903 984
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 34.47% 39.99% 38.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 580 644
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £302 £257 £252
90th Percentile £575 £556 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 26
Leeds median hourly rate £17.25 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.88% +220.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.53 £10.60 £10.10
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £30.38
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.20 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.75% +9.23% -7.14%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 17 (43.59%) Firewall
2 10 (25.64%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) SIEM
3 9 (23.08%) QRadar
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco
3 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 8 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (17.95%) Network Security
5 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
5 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.95%) Use Case
5 7 (17.95%) HTTP
5 7 (17.95%) SQL
6 6 (15.38%) Information Security
6 6 (15.38%) CISSP
6 6 (15.38%) Nessus
6 6 (15.38%) CEH
6 6 (15.38%) Nmap
6 6 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (15.38%) Metasploit
6 6 (15.38%) Scala
6 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
7 5 (12.82%) F5
7 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
7 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
7 5 (12.82%) Groovy
7 5 (12.82%) Information Management
7 5 (12.82%) Degree

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 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.13%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon S3
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon Glacier
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (5.13%) GitHub
4 2 (5.13%) Google Analytics
5 1 (2.56%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) HTTP
2 7 (17.95%) Network Security
3 6 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.56%) BGP
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) IPsec
4 1 (2.56%) IPv6
4 1 (2.56%) LAN
4 1 (2.56%) MPLS
4 1 (2.56%) OSPF
4 1 (2.56%) VPN
4 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.26%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (7.69%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (7.69%) Couchbase
4 3 (7.69%) CouchDB
4 3 (7.69%) MySQL
4 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.13%) Apache Hive
5 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.56%) Big Data
6 1 (2.56%) Impala
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Metasploit
2 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.82%) JIRA
3 3 (7.69%) JUnit
4 2 (5.13%) Artifactory
4 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.13%) Gatling
4 2 (5.13%) gulp
4 2 (5.13%) IntelliJ
4 2 (5.13%) Selenium
4 2 (5.13%) Sublime Text
4 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio Code
4 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Consultant
1 7 (17.95%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Scala Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Splunk Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Java Scala Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Junior
5 3 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Splunk Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Splunk Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) AWS Architect
6 2 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Junior Security Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Grails
1 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
1 3 (7.69%) RESTful
1 3 (7.69%) Spring
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) CSS
2 2 (5.13%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) HTML5
2 2 (5.13%) LESS
2 2 (5.13%) Node.js
2 2 (5.13%) Play Framework
2 2 (5.13%) REST
2 2 (5.13%) Sass
2 2 (5.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.13%) Clustering
4 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) SIEM
2 8 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.95%) Use Case
4 6 (15.38%) Information Security
5 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.82%) Information Management
5 5 (12.82%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.82%) Migration
6 4 (10.26%) Analytics
6 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (10.26%) High Availability
6 4 (10.26%) Release Management
7 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 3 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (7.69%) Open Source
7 3 (7.69%) Pair Programming
7 3 (7.69%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (7.69%) Scrum
7 3 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) Scala
3 5 (12.82%) Groovy
3 5 (12.82%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) CEH
3 6 (15.38%) CISSP
4 5 (12.82%) Degree
5 3 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (5.13%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.56%) CCNA
7 1 (2.56%) CCNP
7 1 (2.56%) CCSA
7 1 (2.56%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Docker
2 4 (10.26%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) QRadar
2 6 (15.38%) Nessus
2 6 (15.38%) Nmap
3 5 (12.82%) CSIRT
4 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (10.26%) Terraform
5 3 (7.69%) Ansible
5 3 (7.69%) Kubernetes
6 2 (5.13%) Grafana
6 2 (5.13%) Graphite
6 2 (5.13%) Kibana
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (5.13%) SCCM
6 2 (5.13%) WSUS
7 1 (2.56%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Cisco
2 5 (12.82%) Dell
2 5 (12.82%) EMC
2 5 (12.82%) F5
2 5 (12.82%) NetApp
2 5 (12.82%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Brocade
4 3 (7.69%) ArcSight
4 3 (7.69%) McAfee
5 2 (5.13%) AlienVault
5 2 (5.13%) Google
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.56%) CA
6 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.56%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.56%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.56%) LogRhythm