Period
to 23 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 October 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 62 72
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 -10
Contract jobs citing Splunk 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.17% 0.78% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 2.55% 2.21% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Sheffield median daily rate £438 £420 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -3.72% -
10th Percentile £431 £403 £415
90th Percentile £444 £449 £459
South Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £420 £436
% change year-on-year +4.17% -3.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire 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 Sheffield.

All Vendors
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 274 226 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 45.82% 35.20% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 136 200
Sheffield median daily rate £400 £436 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.31% +2.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £250 £313 £262
90th Percentile £525 £615 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £385
% change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 7
Sheffield median hourly rate £17.50 £21.33 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.95% +64.06% +5.26%
10th Percentile £9.40 £11.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £27.50 £36.00 £17.50
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +21.95%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in Sheffield

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Splunk in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) SIEM
2 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
3 3 (42.86%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) Coaching
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) QRadar
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) Ansible
5 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (14.29%) Threat Management
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) Docker
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (14.29%) GitHub
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) Puppet
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Replication

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Incident Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Monitoring Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Incident Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) SOC Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 3 (42.86%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) Security Operations
2 4 (57.14%) SIEM
3 3 (42.86%) Coaching
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Threat Management
4 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) QRadar
2 2 (28.57%) Ansible
3 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec