Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 89 154
Rank change year-on-year +13 +65 -51
Contract jobs citing Splunk 102 58 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.05% 2.09% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 8.51% 5.47% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 31 19
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £463 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.11% +1.87% +81.60%
10th Percentile £311 £325 £363
90th Percentile £575 £530 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £428 £463 £455
% change year-on-year -7.57% +1.65% +43.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 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 1,199 1,060 1,450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.82% 38.16% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 784 665 929
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £560
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 47 58
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £12.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.53% -15.52% +5.59%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.80 £8.55
90th Percentile £40.00 £20.50 £23.23
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.35 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.77% -7.14% +7.69%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +22 101 £425 -8.85% 3
Splunk
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 64 (62.75%) Python
2 38 (37.25%) Configuration Management
3 36 (35.29%) Linux
4 33 (32.35%) CA
5 32 (31.37%) DevOps
6 31 (30.39%) Docker
7 28 (27.45%) JavaScript
8 27 (26.47%) ITIL
8 27 (26.47%) Capacity Planning
9 26 (25.49%) Perl
9 26 (25.49%) Java
10 25 (24.51%) Degree
10 25 (24.51%) Bash Shell
10 25 (24.51%) Jenkins
11 24 (23.53%) Ruby
11 24 (23.53%) Git (software)
12 23 (22.55%) Shell Script
12 23 (22.55%) Puppet
13 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
15 18 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (14.71%) Rancher
17 14 (13.73%) Opscode Chef
18 13 (12.75%) Test Automation
18 13 (12.75%) Ansible
18 13 (12.75%) PHP
19 12 (11.76%) HTML
19 12 (11.76%) Apache
19 12 (11.76%) TDD
19 12 (11.76%) Node.js

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 12 (11.76%) Apache
2 9 (8.82%) Apache Spark
2 9 (8.82%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.90%) Jupyter
4 3 (2.94%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (2.94%) Apache Synapse
4 3 (2.94%) JBoss
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.94%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.96%) Mule
6 1 (0.98%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 20 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.90%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (4.90%) IaaS
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.90%) Serverless
3 3 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.94%) Loggly
3 3 (2.94%) OpenShift
3 3 (2.94%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (1.96%) PaaS
5 1 (0.98%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.98%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.98%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.94%) DNS
1 3 (2.94%) Firewall
2 2 (1.96%) HTTP
2 2 (1.96%) SSL
3 1 (0.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) Big Data
1 9 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 6 (5.88%) Redis
3 5 (4.90%) MySQL
4 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.92%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.94%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.94%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.98%) HBase
Development Applications
1 25 (24.51%) Jenkins
2 24 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.82%) Selenium
4 8 (7.84%) HP UFT
4 8 (7.84%) Maven
4 8 (7.84%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (2.94%) Flyway
5 3 (2.94%) JUnit
5 3 (2.94%) Mockito
5 3 (2.94%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 2 (1.96%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.96%) JIRA
6 2 (1.96%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.98%) GitLab
7 1 (0.98%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 8 (7.84%) Banking
2 5 (4.90%) Games
2 5 (4.90%) Retail
2 5 (4.90%) Retail Banking
3 3 (2.94%) Finance
4 1 (0.98%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 21 (20.59%) Developer
2 19 (18.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (11.76%) Implementation Specialist
4 11 (10.78%) Consultant
5 10 (9.80%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.84%) Big Data Developer
7 7 (6.86%) Monitoring Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (5.88%) NOC Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Splunk Specialist
9 5 (4.90%) JavaScript Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Monitoring Specialist
10 4 (3.92%) Splunk Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Architect
11 3 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Network Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) SOA Architect
11 3 (2.94%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.76%) HTML
1 12 (11.76%) Node.js
2 10 (9.80%) Web Services
3 7 (6.86%) Kafka
3 7 (6.86%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (4.90%) AngularJS
4 5 (4.90%) REST
5 4 (3.92%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (3.92%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (3.92%) Spring
6 3 (2.94%) Apache Camel
6 3 (2.94%) CSS
6 3 (2.94%) LAMP
6 3 (2.94%) Memcached
6 3 (2.94%) Spring Boot
6 3 (2.94%) Velocity
7 2 (1.96%) .NET
7 2 (1.96%) RESTful
7 2 (1.96%) SOAP
7 2 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) User Experience
2 5 (4.90%) NHS
3 3 (2.94%) TM Forum
4 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.96%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 36 (35.29%) Linux
2 18 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (10.78%) CentOS
4 5 (4.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (37.25%) Configuration Management
2 32 (31.37%) DevOps
3 27 (26.47%) Capacity Planning
3 27 (26.47%) ITIL
4 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.75%) Test Automation
6 12 (11.76%) TDD
7 10 (9.80%) Deployment Automation
8 8 (7.84%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.86%) Analytics
9 7 (6.86%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.88%) Scrum
10 6 (5.88%) Web Operations
11 5 (4.90%) BDD
11 5 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.90%) Load Balancing
11 5 (4.90%) Open Source
12 4 (3.92%) Service Management
13 3 (2.94%) SOA
13 3 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 64 (62.75%) Python
2 28 (27.45%) JavaScript
3 26 (25.49%) Java
3 26 (25.49%) Perl
4 25 (24.51%) Bash Shell
5 24 (23.53%) Ruby
6 23 (22.55%) Shell Script
7 13 (12.75%) PHP
8 9 (8.82%) SQL
9 4 (3.92%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.92%) Scala
10 3 (2.94%) C#
10 3 (2.94%) C++
10 3 (2.94%) ES6
10 3 (2.94%) ES7
10 3 (2.94%) Go
10 3 (2.94%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 25 (24.51%) Degree
2 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) PMO
System Software
1 31 (30.39%) Docker
2 3 (2.94%) Apache Flume
2 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (22.55%) Puppet
2 15 (14.71%) Rancher
3 14 (13.73%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (12.75%) Ansible
5 11 (10.78%) Nagios
6 5 (4.90%) OpenView
6 5 (4.90%) Terraform
7 4 (3.92%) Grafana
8 3 (2.94%) Graphite
8 3 (2.94%) Kubernetes
8 3 (2.94%) Opsview
8 3 (2.94%) Prometheus
8 3 (2.94%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.98%) Kibana
9 1 (0.98%) Oozie
Vendors
1 33 (32.35%) CA
2 9 (8.82%) Red Hat
3 6 (5.88%) New Relic
4 5 (4.90%) HP
4 5 (4.90%) Oracle
5 4 (3.92%) F5
5 4 (3.92%) Google
6 3 (2.94%) Cisco
6 3 (2.94%) Dell
6 3 (2.94%) EMC
6 3 (2.94%) IBM
6 3 (2.94%) NetApp
6 3 (2.94%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.94%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.94%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.94%) VMware
7 2 (1.96%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.96%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.98%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.98%) Tableau