Period
to 28 July 2017

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 28 July 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
England > London
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 236 300 424
Rank change year-on-year +64 +124 +104
Contract jobs citing Splunk 456 356 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.08% 0.78% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 2.58% 1.89% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 221 135
London median daily rate £525 £505 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% +3.59% +5.41%
10th Percentile £408 £406 £304
90th Percentile £638 £638 £588
England median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £51.00 - £30.00

Splunk is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 17648 18880 20323
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.63% 41.61% 43.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11916 12815 13313
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £280 £263 £243
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 225 483
London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.42% +3.89%
10th Percentile £12.10 £10.75 £11.30
90th Percentile £50.00 £35.80 £49.75
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.58% -0.29% +2.94%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in London

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Splunk in London

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in London over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 28 July 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
Central London +6 77 £510 +2.00% 10
West London +33 15 £525 +1.45% 2
East London -4 14 £515 +0.49%
South London +6 8 £438 -20.45% 3
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 London region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 169 (37.06%) Java
1 169 (37.06%) Linux
2 154 (33.77%) DevOps
3 153 (33.55%) Python
4 137 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
5 132 (28.95%) Unix
5 132 (28.95%) Finance
6 113 (24.78%) Amazon AWS
7 102 (22.37%) Ansible
8 96 (21.05%) AppDynamics
9 91 (19.96%) Banking
9 91 (19.96%) Windows
10 90 (19.74%) Jenkins
11 76 (16.67%) Docker
12 75 (16.45%) Configuration Management
13 74 (16.23%) Microsoft Azure
14 73 (16.01%) Puppet
15 71 (15.57%) Opscode Chef
15 71 (15.57%) Continuous Delivery
16 69 (15.13%) Continuous Integration
16 69 (15.13%) Perl
17 66 (14.47%) Git (software)
18 65 (14.25%) SQL
19 63 (13.82%) Microservices
19 63 (13.82%) Big Data
20 61 (13.38%) JIRA
21 56 (12.28%) Microsoft
22 55 (12.06%) Ruby
23 54 (11.84%) Bash Shell
23 54 (11.84%) Red Hat

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 40 (8.77%) Cloud Foundry
2 30 (6.58%) Tomcat
3 27 (5.92%) Confluence
4 24 (5.26%) Apache
5 22 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (3.95%) IIS
6 18 (3.95%) nginx
7 16 (3.51%) SharePoint
8 12 (2.63%) Apache Spark
8 12 (2.63%) JBoss
9 10 (2.19%) Anypoint
9 10 (2.19%) OpenStack
10 8 (1.75%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (1.32%) MS Exchange
11 6 (1.32%) Mule
11 6 (1.32%) Skype for Business
12 5 (1.10%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 14 (3.07%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.10%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.44%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.22%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.22%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 113 (24.78%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (16.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (8.55%) PaaS
4 33 (7.24%) GitHub
5 24 (5.26%) OpenShift
6 13 (2.85%) Bluemix
6 13 (2.85%) IBM Cloud
7 12 (2.63%) IaaS
8 11 (2.41%) Office 365
9 10 (2.19%) Akamai
9 10 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (1.97%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (1.32%) SoftLayer
11 6 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (1.10%) Amazon S3
12 5 (1.10%) G Suite
12 5 (1.10%) Heroku
12 5 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (10.96%) Firewall
2 24 (5.26%) DNS
3 22 (4.82%) HTTP
4 14 (3.07%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (3.07%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (3.07%) Network Security
5 13 (2.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (2.85%) TCP/IP
6 10 (2.19%) Ethernet
7 9 (1.97%) NX-OS
7 9 (1.97%) VPN
8 8 (1.75%) LAN
9 7 (1.54%) SSL
10 6 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (1.32%) Internet
10 6 (1.32%) Skype
10 6 (1.32%) WAN
11 5 (1.10%) LDAP
11 5 (1.10%) TACACS
12 4 (0.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (13.82%) Big Data
2 54 (11.84%) MongoDB
3 47 (10.31%) NoSQL
4 41 (8.99%) SQL Server
5 31 (6.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 25 (5.48%) Hadoop
7 18 (3.95%) MySQL
7 18 (3.95%) Relational Database
8 16 (3.51%) Apache Hive
8 16 (3.51%) Redis
9 11 (2.41%) HBase
10 8 (1.75%) Data Mining
10 8 (1.75%) Neo4j
10 8 (1.75%) Squirro
11 7 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (0.88%) Couchbase
13 4 (0.88%) RavenDB
14 3 (0.66%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 90 (19.74%) Jenkins
2 66 (14.47%) Git (software)
3 61 (13.38%) JIRA
4 37 (8.11%) Cucumber
5 35 (7.68%) Maven
6 30 (6.58%) Selenium
7 25 (5.48%) JUnit
8 21 (4.61%) Subversion
9 19 (4.17%) JMeter
10 18 (3.95%) Sonatype Nexus
11 13 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (2.85%) TeamCity
12 11 (2.41%) Mockito
13 8 (1.75%) Ant
14 6 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (1.32%) IntelliJ
14 6 (1.32%) JBehave
14 6 (1.32%) Visual Studio
15 5 (1.10%) Gerrit
15 5 (1.10%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 132 (28.95%) Finance
2 91 (19.96%) Banking
3 21 (4.61%) Retail
4 19 (4.17%) Financial Institution
5 16 (3.51%) Games
6 15 (3.29%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.97%) Retail Banking
7 9 (1.97%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.54%) Marketing
8 7 (1.54%) Publishing
9 6 (1.32%) Electronics
9 6 (1.32%) International Banking
9 6 (1.32%) Law
9 6 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.10%) Legal
11 1 (0.22%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Automotive
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 83 (18.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 63 (13.82%) Developer
3 45 (9.87%) Analyst
4 42 (9.21%) Consultant
5 38 (8.33%) Splunk Engineer
6 35 (7.68%) Security Analyst
7 33 (7.24%) Administrator
8 32 (7.02%) Architect
9 31 (6.80%) Linux Engineer
10 28 (6.14%) Platform Engineer
11 24 (5.26%) Splunk Consultant
12 23 (5.04%) Cloud Engineer
13 21 (4.61%) AWS Engineer
14 20 (4.39%) Security Engineer
15 19 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
15 19 (4.17%) Senior Developer
16 17 (3.73%) Java Developer
16 17 (3.73%) Splunk Analyst
17 16 (3.51%) Java Engineer
18 14 (3.07%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (10.31%) RESTful
2 35 (7.68%) Elastic Stack
3 28 (6.14%) Middleware
4 27 (5.92%) Kafka
5 25 (5.48%) XML
6 24 (5.26%) .NET
7 23 (5.04%) Spring
8 19 (4.17%) Regular Expression
8 19 (4.17%) Spring Boot
9 18 (3.95%) Node.js
10 16 (3.51%) J2EE
10 16 (3.51%) Web Services
11 13 (2.85%) SOAP
12 12 (2.63%) JSON
12 12 (2.63%) TIBCO EMS
12 12 (2.63%) WireMock
13 11 (2.41%) Spring Cloud
14 10 (2.19%) REST
15 9 (1.97%) Akka
16 8 (1.75%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (8.99%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.73%) Public Cloud
4 15 (3.29%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.85%) Data Structures
6 11 (2.41%) Security Operations Centre
7 10 (2.19%) Data Centre
8 9 (1.97%) Cloud Native
8 9 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (1.75%) Cyberthreat
9 8 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.54%) Blog
10 7 (1.54%) Clustering
10 7 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
11 6 (1.32%) Fintech
11 6 (1.32%) Reference Data
11 6 (1.32%) Taxonomies
12 5 (1.10%) Hedge funds
12 5 (1.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 169 (37.06%) Linux
2 132 (28.95%) Unix
3 91 (19.96%) Windows
4 41 (8.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (5.48%) Windows Server
6 18 (3.95%) Solaris
7 16 (3.51%) Mac OS X
8 13 (2.85%) CentOS
9 9 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (1.75%) Amazon Linux
11 5 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.66%) Android
12 3 (0.66%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.44%) AIX
13 2 (0.44%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.22%) Gentoo
14 1 (0.22%) VMS
14 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (33.77%) DevOps
2 137 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (16.45%) Configuration Management
4 71 (15.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 69 (15.13%) Continuous Integration
6 63 (13.82%) Microservices
7 52 (11.40%) SIEM
8 49 (10.75%) BDD
9 46 (10.09%) ITIL
10 41 (8.99%) Analytics
11 37 (8.11%) Scrum
12 33 (7.24%) Information Security
12 33 (7.24%) Kanban
12 33 (7.24%) Test Automation
13 32 (7.02%) TDD
14 30 (6.58%) Cybersecurity
14 30 (6.58%) Migration
14 30 (6.58%) Pair Programming
14 30 (6.58%) Security Operations
15 29 (6.36%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 169 (37.06%) Java
2 153 (33.55%) Python
3 69 (15.13%) Perl
4 65 (14.25%) SQL
5 55 (12.06%) Ruby
6 54 (11.84%) Bash Shell
7 50 (10.96%) PowerShell
8 31 (6.80%) Scala
9 29 (6.36%) JavaScript
10 23 (5.04%) Shell Script
11 18 (3.95%) C#
12 14 (3.07%) Go
13 10 (2.19%) PHP
14 8 (1.75%) C++
15 7 (1.54%) Groovy
15 7 (1.54%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.32%) Korn
17 5 (1.10%) R
17 5 (1.10%) VBScript
18 4 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (5.70%) Degree
2 25 (5.48%) CISSP
3 18 (3.95%) CISM
4 13 (2.85%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (2.85%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.41%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.54%) CCNA
7 7 (1.54%) SSCP
8 6 (1.32%) MCP
8 6 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (0.88%) CCIE
10 4 (0.88%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.88%) SANS
11 3 (0.66%) CCSA
11 3 (0.66%) CEH
11 3 (0.66%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.66%) JNCIA
11 3 (0.66%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.82%) QA
2 20 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.41%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.32%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.10%) COBIT
6 4 (0.88%) GDPR
6 4 (0.88%) GPG13
6 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.44%) GCP
9 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (16.67%) Docker
2 27 (5.92%) Active Directory
3 18 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.63%) LXC
5 11 (2.41%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.54%) GPFS
7 5 (1.10%) HDFS
8 4 (0.88%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.66%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.44%) NFS
10 2 (0.44%) vCloud
10 2 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.22%) Snort
11 1 (0.22%) Squid
11 1 (0.22%) vSphere
11 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 102 (22.37%) Ansible
2 73 (16.01%) Puppet
3 71 (15.57%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (10.53%) Nagios
5 36 (7.89%) Kubernetes
6 34 (7.46%) Grafana
6 34 (7.46%) Kibana
7 28 (6.14%) ZABBIX
8 27 (5.92%) logstash
9 19 (4.17%) Prometheus
10 13 (2.85%) Rsyslog
11 12 (2.63%) Graphite
12 11 (2.41%) ITRS Geneos
13 10 (2.19%) Rancher
14 7 (1.54%) QRadar
14 7 (1.54%) Rundeck
15 6 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
15 6 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 6 (1.32%) PowerCLI
15 6 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 96 (21.05%) AppDynamics
2 56 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 54 (11.84%) Red Hat
4 45 (9.87%) New Relic
5 34 (7.46%) Oracle
6 33 (7.24%) Cisco
7 25 (5.48%) ArcSight
7 25 (5.48%) VMware
8 22 (4.82%) Qualys
9 20 (4.39%) IBM
10 19 (4.17%) McAfee
10 19 (4.17%) MuleSoft
10 19 (4.17%) ServiceNow
11 18 (3.95%) Google
12 17 (3.73%) Symantec
12 17 (3.73%) TIBCO
13 12 (2.63%) Dynatrace
14 11 (2.41%) Cloudera
14 11 (2.41%) CyberArk
14 11 (2.41%) SevOne
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