Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 November 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 > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 168 198
Rank change year-on-year -33 +30 +13
Contract jobs citing Splunk 5 36 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.088% 0.63% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 1.51% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 5
South West median daily rate £574 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.35% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £465 £494 £300
90th Percentile £755 £639 £573
England median daily rate £513 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 - £57.50

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 the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2248 2378 2677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 39.67% 41.81% 40.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1383 1503 1669
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £200 £198 £208
90th Percentile £550 £538 £511
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 157 160
South West median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.72% -17.31% +29.61%
10th Percentile £12.01 £11.48 £11.17
90th Percentile £52.63 £46.00 £49.27
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Splunk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in the South West

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Splunk in the South West

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in the South West

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the South West region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Bristol -15 2 £750 +42.86%
Gloucestershire +15 1 £550 -
Dorset +6 1 £598 - 1
Wiltshire -21 1 £501 -11.02%
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South West region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Data Enrichment
2 2 (40.00%) Nuix
2 2 (40.00%) Reference Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (40.00%) HBase
2 2 (40.00%) Neo4j
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
2 2 (40.00%) MapR
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ATM
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) HBase
2 2 (40.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Strategy Architect
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF Architect
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Data Enrichment
2 2 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Reference Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Data Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CEH
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Grafana
1 1 (20.00%) Kibana
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Opsview
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (40.00%) MapR
1 2 (40.00%) Nuix
2 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (20.00%) Brocade
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm