Period
to 18 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 18 June 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 86 87
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 -
Contract jobs citing Splunk 12 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.81% 0.60% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.64% 1.28% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 1
Wales median daily rate £475 £215 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +120.93% -54.50% -
10th Percentile £341 £154 £461
90th Percentile £556 £525 £484
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £51.00 -
% change year-on-year -21.57% - -

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 Wales.

All Vendors
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 733 626 540
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 49.69% 47.17% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 418 325
Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £225 £175 £181
90th Percentile £562 £538 £498
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 54 22
Wales median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +7.41% -1.46%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £36.78 £31.13 £22.66
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in Wales

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Splunk in Wales

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in Wales over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in Wales

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
South Wales -2 11 £475 +120.93% 3
Splunk
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) SIEM
2 6 (50.00%) McAfee
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Tripwire
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Puppet
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (25.00%) CCNP
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (25.00%) Ansible
5 3 (25.00%) Docker
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) Darktrace
6 2 (16.67%) CF BOSH
6 2 (16.67%) AppDynamics
6 2 (16.67%) LogRhythm
6 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (16.67%) Vyatta
6 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (16.67%) Office 365
6 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) OpenVPN
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) CF BOSH
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) SOC Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (8.33%) RESTful
1 1 (8.33%) Swagger
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Cyber Defence
1 2 (16.67%) Fintech
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) SIEM
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Service Design
5 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (8.33%) CISMP
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Ansible
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (16.67%) Nessus
2 2 (16.67%) QRadar
3 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
3 1 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) McAfee
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Tripwire
3 2 (16.67%) AlienVault
3 2 (16.67%) AppDynamics
3 2 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (16.67%) Darktrace
3 2 (16.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) FireEye
3 2 (16.67%) Intel
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) LogLogic
3 2 (16.67%) LogRhythm
3 2 (16.67%) Vyatta
4 1 (8.33%) New Relic
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Sitecore