Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 21 August 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 - 150
Rank change year-on-year - +150 -58
Contract jobs citing Splunk 39 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.41% - 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 9.33% - 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £365 - -
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £365 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne.

All Vendors
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 418 418 1,267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 47.29% 50.30% 59.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 279 838
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £363 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +16.67% -10.45%
10th Percentile £252 £254 £208
90th Percentile £550 £532 £466
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £363 £350 £305
% change year-on-year +3.57% +14.75% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 33 100
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £29.50 £34.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.24% +21.43% +93.10%
10th Percentile £11.95 £10.05 £15.00
90th Percentile £38.50 £47.76 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -21.54% +16.07% +93.10%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Splunk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in Newcastle upon Tyne

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Splunk in Newcastle upon Tyne

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 39 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 39 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 39 (100.00%) Puppet
1 39 (100.00%) Ansible
2 38 (97.44%) DevOps
3 37 (94.87%) New Relic
3 37 (94.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (94.87%) Nagios
4 36 (92.31%) Python
4 36 (92.31%) Perl
4 36 (92.31%) Linux
4 36 (92.31%) Bash Shell
5 35 (89.74%) Open Source
5 35 (89.74%) High Availability
5 35 (89.74%) Datadog
5 35 (89.74%) Data Centre
5 35 (89.74%) Elastic Stack
6 34 (87.18%) Ruby
7 33 (84.62%) PowerShell
7 33 (84.62%) Windows
7 33 (84.62%) C
7 33 (84.62%) C++
7 33 (84.62%) Java
8 29 (74.36%) Jenkins
9 27 (69.23%) Docker
9 27 (69.23%) Packer
9 27 (69.23%) TeamCity
9 27 (69.23%) Terraform
10 26 (66.67%) Test Automation
10 26 (66.67%) BDD

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 2 (5.13%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 39 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (94.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (89.74%) Datadog
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (74.36%) Jenkins
2 27 (69.23%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.13%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Junior
2 6 (15.38%) Junior DevOps
2 6 (15.38%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Senior DevOps
3 5 (12.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) AWS Architect
6 1 (2.56%) AWS Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (2.56%) Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (89.74%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 35 (89.74%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (92.31%) Linux
2 33 (84.62%) Windows
3 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.69%) AIX
4 3 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 38 (97.44%) DevOps
3 35 (89.74%) High Availability
3 35 (89.74%) Open Source
4 26 (66.67%) BDD
4 26 (66.67%) Test Automation
5 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (48.72%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (15.38%) Analytical Thinking
8 6 (15.38%) Creative Thinking
8 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (10.26%) Coaching
9 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.13%) SFIA
11 1 (2.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (92.31%) Bash Shell
1 36 (92.31%) Perl
1 36 (92.31%) Python
2 34 (87.18%) Ruby
3 33 (84.62%) C
3 33 (84.62%) C++
3 33 (84.62%) Java
3 33 (84.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 9 (23.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 27 (69.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 39 (100.00%) Ansible
1 39 (100.00%) Puppet
2 37 (94.87%) Nagios
3 27 (69.23%) Packer
3 27 (69.23%) Terraform
4 26 (66.67%) Kubernetes
5 10 (25.64%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (5.13%) Grafana
6 2 (5.13%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 37 (94.87%) New Relic
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.13%) Informatica
4 1 (2.56%) Capita