Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 July 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 131 139
Rank change year-on-year +47 +8 -28
Contract jobs citing Splunk 96 24 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.79% 0.84% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 8.09% 2.29% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 12 32
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £423 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +2.42% +68.37%
10th Percentile £332 £325 £350
90th Percentile £549 £520 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -1.18% - +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -

Splunk is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in West Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,186 1,048 1,440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.44% 36.62% 35.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 629 953
West Yorkshire median daily rate £409 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% - +15.94%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £286
90th Percentile £563 £538 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 44 42
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.10 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.48% +6.42% -4.47%
10th Percentile £10.65 £9.42 £8.55
90th Percentile £40.00 £26.03 £20.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.25 £14.00 £13.81
% change year-on-year +30.36% +1.38% +4.23%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in West Yorkshire

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Splunk in West Yorkshire

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in West Yorkshire

Splunk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Splunk in West Yorkshire

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Leeds +44 93 £420 - 13
Bradford - 2 £475 -
Splunk
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 37 (38.54%) Python
2 35 (36.46%) Linux
3 28 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (28.13%) Java
5 24 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (25.00%) Docker
6 22 (22.92%) Puppet
7 21 (21.88%) Jenkins
7 21 (21.88%) JavaScript
7 21 (21.88%) CA
8 20 (20.83%) Configuration Management
8 20 (20.83%) TDD
8 20 (20.83%) DevOps
9 18 (18.75%) Degree
9 18 (18.75%) ITIL
10 15 (15.63%) NoSQL
10 15 (15.63%) Capacity Planning
11 14 (14.58%) Selenium
11 14 (14.58%) Spring
11 14 (14.58%) Tomcat
12 13 (13.54%) SQL
12 13 (13.54%) Test Automation
12 13 (13.54%) Ansible
13 12 (12.50%) Git (software)
13 12 (12.50%) Perl
13 12 (12.50%) Windows
13 12 (12.50%) HTML
13 12 (12.50%) Web Services
13 12 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
14 11 (11.46%) Rancher

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 14 (14.58%) Tomcat
2 10 (10.42%) Apache
3 9 (9.38%) Apache Spark
4 5 (5.21%) Anypoint
4 5 (5.21%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.08%) Confluence
5 2 (2.08%) Mule
6 1 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Synapse
6 1 (1.04%) JBoss
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.04%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 24 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.21%) GitHub
4 4 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.13%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (3.13%) Amazon Glacier
5 3 (3.13%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (2.08%) Datadog
6 2 (2.08%) IaaS
6 2 (2.08%) PaaS
6 2 (2.08%) Serverless
7 1 (1.04%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.04%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.04%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) Firewall
2 6 (6.25%) HTTP
3 5 (5.21%) Network Security
4 2 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.08%) SSL
4 2 (2.08%) VPN
5 1 (1.04%) BGP
5 1 (1.04%) DNS
5 1 (1.04%) IPsec
5 1 (1.04%) IPv6
5 1 (1.04%) LAN
5 1 (1.04%) MPLS
5 1 (1.04%) OSPF
5 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.63%) NoSQL
2 10 (10.42%) Big Data
3 9 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.25%) MySQL
6 5 (5.21%) Couchbase
6 5 (5.21%) CouchDB
6 5 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.13%) Amazon Aurora
7 3 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (3.13%) Apache Hive
7 3 (3.13%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.04%) Data Lake
9 1 (1.04%) HBase
Development Applications
1 21 (21.88%) Jenkins
2 14 (14.58%) Selenium
3 12 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 12 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (11.46%) Maven
5 9 (9.38%) JUnit
6 8 (8.33%) HP UFT
7 7 (7.29%) JIRA
8 6 (6.25%) JMeter
9 5 (5.21%) Cucumber
10 4 (4.17%) Flyway
10 4 (4.17%) Metasploit
10 4 (4.17%) Mockito
11 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.08%) GitLab
11 2 (2.08%) IntelliJ
11 2 (2.08%) JSUnit
11 2 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (6.25%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Retail
3 3 (3.13%) Banking
3 3 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (29.17%) Developer
2 17 (17.71%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.46%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (10.42%) Consultant
5 8 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
5 8 (8.33%) Implementation Specialist
6 6 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (6.25%) Monitoring Specialist
6 6 (6.25%) Scala Developer
7 5 (5.21%) Java Scala Developer
7 5 (5.21%) Monitoring Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Performance Tester
7 5 (5.21%) Splunk Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Splunk Specialist
7 5 (5.21%) Tester
8 4 (4.17%) Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) Python Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Architect
9 3 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.58%) Spring
2 12 (12.50%) HTML
2 12 (12.50%) Web Services
3 11 (11.46%) Spring Boot
4 7 (7.29%) Hibernate
4 7 (7.29%) RESTful
5 6 (6.25%) Kafka
6 5 (5.21%) Grails
7 4 (4.17%) Node.js
7 4 (4.17%) SOAP
7 4 (4.17%) XML
8 3 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (3.13%) CSS
8 3 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (2.08%) .NET
9 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.08%) Dropwizard
9 2 (2.08%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (2.08%) JPA
9 2 (2.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) User Experience
2 6 (6.25%) NHS
3 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.04%) Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.04%) PKI
5 1 (1.04%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.46%) Linux
2 12 (12.50%) Windows
3 10 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (7.29%) CentOS
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (20.83%) Configuration Management
2 20 (20.83%) DevOps
2 20 (20.83%) TDD
3 18 (18.75%) ITIL
4 15 (15.63%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (13.54%) Test Automation
6 10 (10.42%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
8 7 (7.29%) Pair Programming
8 7 (7.29%) Scrum
9 6 (6.25%) BDD
9 6 (6.25%) High Availability
9 6 (6.25%) Performance Testing
9 6 (6.25%) Test Strategy
10 5 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.21%) Information Security
10 5 (5.21%) Open Source
10 5 (5.21%) Workflow
11 4 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (38.54%) Python
2 27 (28.13%) Java
3 21 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.54%) SQL
5 12 (12.50%) Perl
6 11 (11.46%) Bash Shell
7 10 (10.42%) Groovy
7 10 (10.42%) Shell Script
8 9 (9.38%) Ruby
9 6 (6.25%) Scala
10 4 (4.17%) Java 8
10 4 (4.17%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (18.75%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.13%) CEH
4 3 (3.13%) CISSP
5 2 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.04%) CCNA
6 1 (1.04%) CCNP
6 1 (1.04%) CCSA
6 1 (1.04%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.04%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) PMO
2 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 24 (25.00%) Docker
2 3 (3.13%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (22.92%) Puppet
2 13 (13.54%) Ansible
3 11 (11.46%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (11.46%) Rancher
4 5 (5.21%) Nagios
4 5 (5.21%) OpenView
5 4 (4.17%) CSIRT
5 4 (4.17%) Nessus
5 4 (4.17%) Nmap
6 3 (3.13%) Terraform
7 2 (2.08%) QRadar
8 1 (1.04%) Grafana
8 1 (1.04%) Kibana
8 1 (1.04%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.04%) Oozie
8 1 (1.04%) SCCM
8 1 (1.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (21.88%) CA
2 7 (7.29%) AppDynamics
2 7 (7.29%) MuleSoft
2 7 (7.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.21%) HP
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle
4 4 (4.17%) Cisco
4 4 (4.17%) Dell
4 4 (4.17%) EMC
4 4 (4.17%) F5
4 4 (4.17%) NetApp
4 4 (4.17%) VMware
5 3 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.04%) Adobe
6 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.04%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.04%) Google
6 1 (1.04%) IBM
6 1 (1.04%) Tableau
6 1 (1.04%) TIBCO