Period
to

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 30 June 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 206 208 190
Rank change year-on-year +2 -18 +25
Contract jobs citing Splunk 536 371 232
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.36% 1.36% 1.33%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 3.52% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 233 153
10th Percentile £425 £413 £378
25th Percentile £506 £465 £419
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £590 £540 £488
Median % change year-on-year +9.26% +10.77% -11.36%
75th Percentile £700 £600 £575
90th Percentile £800 £700 £644
England median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - £17.25
Median hourly rate £60.00 - £17.50
75th Percentile - - £17.75
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £45.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +37.36% +51.67% +30.83%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 15,144 10,535 6,734
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.44% 38.72% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,864 7,081 4,616
10th Percentile £358 £343 £286
25th Percentile £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £552 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.08% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £686 £638 £610
90th Percentile £775 £713 £713
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 103 81
10th Percentile £16.20 £13.63 £12.63
25th Percentile £23.91 £16.25 £18.70
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £26.50
Median % change year-on-year +40.00% -5.66% +26.19%
75th Percentile £49.25 £45.17 £43.70
90th Percentile £70.00 £65.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £21.78 £19.52 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.58% +2.74% +1.60%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Splunk as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in London

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Splunk in London.

Daily rate trend for Splunk in London

Splunk
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Splunk in London over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Splunk in London

Splunk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Splunk in London.

Hourly rate trend for Splunk in London

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the London region over the 6 months to 30 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -17 39 £600 +21.27% 10
West London - 7 £575 - 5
South London -7 6 £450 -
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 210 (39.18%) Python
2 185 (34.51%) DevOps
3 169 (31.53%) Linux
4 166 (30.97%) AWS
5 155 (28.92%) Ansible
6 152 (28.36%) Finance
7 149 (27.80%) CI/CD
8 138 (25.75%) Azure
9 137 (25.56%) Agile
10 136 (25.37%) Docker
11 125 (23.32%) Java
12 121 (22.57%) Jenkins
13 117 (21.83%) Terraform
14 116 (21.64%) Kubernetes
15 97 (18.10%) Windows
16 96 (17.91%) SQL
16 96 (17.91%) Git (software)
17 95 (17.72%) Social Skills
18 92 (17.16%) SIEM
19 91 (16.98%) Unix
20 89 (16.60%) Bash
21 88 (16.42%) Grafana
22 84 (15.67%) Cybersecurity
23 83 (15.49%) JIRA
24 82 (15.30%) Banking
25 76 (14.18%) Security Cleared
26 72 (13.43%) Configuration Management
27 70 (13.06%) Continuous Integration
28 69 (12.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
29 68 (12.69%) SC Cleared

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 36 (6.72%) Confluence
2 24 (4.48%) nginx
3 20 (3.73%) IIS
4 15 (2.80%) Apache Spark
5 14 (2.61%) Oracle Coherence
6 13 (2.43%) Tomcat
6 13 (2.43%) Traefik
7 10 (1.87%) WebSphere
8 9 (1.68%) IBM HTTP Server
8 9 (1.68%) OpenStack
8 9 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (1.31%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (1.31%) Mule
9 7 (1.31%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.93%) Apache Airflow
11 3 (0.56%) uWSGI
12 2 (0.37%) Apache
13 1 (0.19%) Camunda
13 1 (0.19%) Mattermost
13 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 13 (2.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.31%) RMDS
2 4 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.19%) Cloudability
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 166 (30.97%) AWS
2 138 (25.75%) Azure
3 64 (11.94%) GCP
4 58 (10.82%) GitHub
5 51 (9.51%) Amazon EC2
6 46 (8.58%) OpenShift
7 38 (7.09%) Route 53
8 35 (6.53%) AWS CloudFormation
9 33 (6.16%) PaaS
10 32 (5.97%) Amazon S3
11 27 (5.04%) Datadog
11 27 (5.04%) IaaS
12 25 (4.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 25 (4.66%) Amazon ECS
13 24 (4.48%) Amazon EKS
13 24 (4.48%) Azure DevOps
14 23 (4.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 20 (3.73%) Apigee
15 20 (3.73%) Azure Active Directory
16 19 (3.54%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 57 (10.63%) Firewall
2 44 (8.21%) DNS
3 35 (6.53%) TCP/IP
4 27 (5.04%) Network Security
5 18 (3.36%) SSL
6 16 (2.99%) VPN
7 15 (2.80%) HTTP
8 12 (2.24%) WAN
9 9 (1.68%) DHCP
9 9 (1.68%) DMZ
9 9 (1.68%) SSH
10 8 (1.49%) Kerberos
11 7 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (1.31%) LAN
12 6 (1.12%) Internet
12 6 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (1.12%) MPLS
13 5 (0.93%) SD-WAN
14 4 (0.75%) NGFW
14 4 (0.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (3.54%) SQL Server
3 18 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (3.17%) NoSQL
5 14 (2.61%) MongoDB
6 13 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.05%) Big Data
8 9 (1.68%) KDB
9 8 (1.49%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.12%) Data Lake
10 6 (1.12%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.12%) Hazelcast
10 6 (1.12%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.12%) SAP HANA
11 5 (0.93%) MySQL
11 5 (0.93%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 121 (22.57%) Jenkins
2 96 (17.91%) Git (software)
3 83 (15.49%) JIRA
4 48 (8.96%) GitLab
5 40 (7.46%) Artifactory
6 36 (6.72%) TeamCity
7 35 (6.53%) Maven
8 33 (6.16%) Bitbucket
9 23 (4.29%) Sonatype Nexus
10 21 (3.92%) Cucumber
11 19 (3.54%) Selenium
12 12 (2.24%) JBehave
13 10 (1.87%) IBM UrbanCode
14 9 (1.68%) Eclipse
14 9 (1.68%) Postman
14 9 (1.68%) Zephyr
15 8 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (1.49%) SonarQube
15 8 (1.49%) Terragrunt
16 7 (1.31%) Subversion
General
1 152 (28.36%) Finance
2 95 (17.72%) Social Skills
3 82 (15.30%) Banking
4 46 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (5.97%) Public Sector
6 21 (3.92%) Front Office
7 14 (2.61%) Back Office
7 14 (2.61%) Financial Institution
8 12 (2.24%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.87%) Documentation Skills
9 10 (1.87%) Law
10 9 (1.68%) Retail
11 7 (1.31%) Presentation Skills
12 6 (1.12%) German Language
13 5 (0.93%) Marketing
14 3 (0.56%) International Banking
15 2 (0.37%) Aviation
15 2 (0.37%) Billing
15 2 (0.37%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (19.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 83 (15.49%) Analyst
3 48 (8.96%) AWS Engineer
4 47 (8.77%) Architect
5 40 (7.46%) Developer
6 33 (6.16%) Security Engineer
7 31 (5.78%) Support Analyst
8 29 (5.41%) Consultant
9 28 (5.22%) AWS DevOps
9 28 (5.22%) Cloud Engineer
10 27 (5.04%) Applications Support
10 27 (5.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 24 (4.48%) Java Developer
12 22 (4.10%) Applications Support Analyst
13 21 (3.92%) Splunk Engineer
14 19 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
15 17 (3.17%) Security Analyst
15 17 (3.17%) Splunk Consultant
16 16 (2.99%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
16 16 (2.99%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (8.96%) Kafka
2 34 (6.34%) REST
3 33 (6.16%) Spring
4 22 (4.10%) JSON
5 20 (3.73%) Spring Boot
6 18 (3.36%) Elastic Stack
6 18 (3.36%) HTML
7 17 (3.17%) Middleware
8 16 (2.99%) React
9 15 (2.80%) .NET
10 14 (2.61%) CSS
10 14 (2.61%) FIX Protocol
11 13 (2.43%) cloud-init
12 12 (2.24%) LDAP
13 11 (2.05%) Node.js
14 10 (1.87%) AngularJS
14 10 (1.87%) RESTful
14 10 (1.87%) SOAP
14 10 (1.87%) Web Services
15 9 (1.68%) OpenTelemetry
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.85%) Management Information System
2 23 (4.29%) Clustering
3 19 (3.54%) Cloud Native
4 18 (3.36%) PKI
5 17 (3.17%) Hedge funds
6 15 (2.80%) Security Operations Centre
7 10 (1.87%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (1.68%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.68%) Public Cloud
8 9 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (1.49%) CSOC
10 7 (1.31%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.31%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.31%) Derivative
10 7 (1.31%) Equities
10 7 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
10 7 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (1.31%) Replication
10 7 (1.31%) User Experience
11 5 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 169 (31.53%) Linux
2 97 (18.10%) Windows
3 91 (16.98%) Unix
4 69 (12.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (4.85%) CentOS
6 18 (3.36%) Windows Server
7 10 (1.87%) Ubuntu
7 10 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.12%) Android
9 5 (0.93%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.75%) Solaris
10 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2016
11 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.56%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.37%) SUSE
12 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2019
13 1 (0.19%) Debian
13 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (34.51%) DevOps
2 149 (27.80%) CI/CD
3 137 (25.56%) Agile
4 92 (17.16%) SIEM
5 84 (15.67%) Cybersecurity
6 72 (13.43%) Configuration Management
7 70 (13.06%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (12.50%) Microservices
9 53 (9.89%) Scrum
10 48 (8.96%) Analytics
11 47 (8.77%) ITIL
12 45 (8.40%) Change Management
13 44 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
14 42 (7.84%) Security Operations
15 40 (7.46%) Incident Management
15 40 (7.46%) Kanban
16 38 (7.09%) Use Case
17 36 (6.72%) Infrastructure as Code
18 34 (6.34%) Continuous Delivery
18 34 (6.34%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 210 (39.18%) Python
2 125 (23.32%) Java
3 96 (17.91%) SQL
4 89 (16.60%) Bash
5 59 (11.01%) PowerShell
6 39 (7.28%) JavaScript
7 36 (6.72%) Perl
8 29 (5.41%) C#
9 24 (4.48%) Go
10 21 (3.92%) Shell Script
11 20 (3.73%) Ruby
12 18 (3.36%) C++
13 17 (3.17%) Groovy
14 14 (2.61%) C
15 8 (1.49%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.31%) PHP
16 7 (1.31%) R
17 5 (0.93%) Search Processing Language
18 4 (0.75%) Kotlin
19 3 (0.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 76 (14.18%) Security Cleared
2 68 (12.69%) SC Cleared
3 25 (4.66%) Degree
4 18 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (3.36%) CISSP
5 16 (2.99%) CCNP
6 9 (1.68%) CCNA
7 8 (1.49%) CEH
7 8 (1.49%) CISM
7 8 (1.49%) GCIH
8 7 (1.31%) SANS
9 6 (1.12%) CompTIA Security+
9 6 (1.12%) CREST Certified
9 6 (1.12%) GIAC
10 5 (0.93%) CISA
10 5 (0.93%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (0.56%) GCFA
12 3 (0.56%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.56%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.99%) QA
2 13 (2.43%) NCSC
3 11 (2.05%) SLA
4 10 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.49%) GDPR
5 8 (1.49%) PMO
6 7 (1.31%) NIST
6 7 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (1.12%) Accessibility
8 4 (0.75%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.37%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 136 (25.37%) Docker
2 47 (8.77%) Active Directory
3 41 (7.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (2.61%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (1.68%) Ceph
6 7 (1.31%) Firmware
6 7 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.56%) Platform Symphony
8 3 (0.56%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.37%) NFS
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.37%) Veritas File System
9 2 (0.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.19%) etcd
10 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 155 (28.92%) Ansible
2 117 (21.83%) Terraform
3 116 (21.64%) Kubernetes
4 88 (16.42%) Grafana
5 67 (12.50%) Puppet
6 57 (10.63%) Prometheus
7 42 (7.84%) ITRS Geneos
8 29 (5.41%) Istio
9 27 (5.04%) Docker Swarm
10 22 (4.10%) QRadar
11 21 (3.92%) Kibana
12 20 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
12 20 (3.73%) ZABBIX
13 19 (3.54%) Packer
14 17 (3.17%) Single Sign-On
15 14 (2.61%) Consul
15 14 (2.61%) Graphite
16 13 (2.43%) Mesos
16 13 (2.43%) Podman
16 13 (2.43%) Rancher
Vendors
1 58 (10.82%) Microsoft
2 54 (10.07%) Oracle
3 52 (9.70%) AppDynamics
4 42 (7.84%) VMware
5 34 (6.34%) Google
6 33 (6.16%) Red Hat
7 31 (5.78%) IBM
8 29 (5.41%) Dynatrace
9 27 (5.04%) Palo Alto
10 26 (4.85%) Cisco
11 24 (4.48%) ServiceNow
12 19 (3.54%) PagerDuty
13 17 (3.17%) Citrix
13 17 (3.17%) CyberArk
14 16 (2.99%) New Relic
15 12 (2.24%) F5
16 11 (2.05%) Fortinet
17 10 (1.87%) LogRhythm
18 9 (1.68%) Atlassian
18 9 (1.68%) Qualys