Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 66 164
Rank change year-on-year -12 +98 -75
Contract jobs citing Splunk 70 97 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.26% 3.07% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 5.94% 7.54% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 68 4
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% -10.53% +54.47%
10th Percentile £411 £214 £429
90th Percentile £675 £575 £583
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £446
% change year-on-year +11.76% -4.76% +45.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 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 1,178 1,287 1,604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 38.10% 40.77% 38.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 747 802 945
West Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% +9.49%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £246
90th Percentile £551 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +3.29% +1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 58 97
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.33% -18.33% +30.43%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.48 £8.76
90th Percentile £40.00 £26.50 £22.85
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.48 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.59% +3.43% +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 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 January 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 -1 69 £500 +14.29% 6
Splunk
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 45 (64.29%) Python
2 27 (38.57%) Linux
2 27 (38.57%) Configuration Management
3 26 (37.14%) Bash Shell
4 24 (34.29%) Git (software)
5 23 (32.86%) DevOps
6 20 (28.57%) Ruby
7 19 (27.14%) Java
8 18 (25.71%) PHP
8 18 (25.71%) Capacity Planning
8 18 (25.71%) Jenkins
9 17 (24.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (24.29%) CA
10 16 (22.86%) Perl
10 16 (22.86%) Shell Script
11 15 (21.43%) ITIL
12 14 (20.00%) Banking
12 14 (20.00%) Degree
13 13 (18.57%) Node.js
13 13 (18.57%) Docker
13 13 (18.57%) Opscode Chef
14 12 (17.14%) Analytics
15 10 (14.29%) Puppet
15 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
16 9 (12.86%) Windows
16 9 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
17 8 (11.43%) CentOS
17 8 (11.43%) Redis
17 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (11.43%) New Relic

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 5 (7.14%) Jupyter
2 2 (2.86%) Apache
2 2 (2.86%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (2.86%) Apache Synapse
2 2 (2.86%) JBoss
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.86%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.43%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.71%) IaaS
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.29%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (4.29%) GitHub
3 3 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.29%) Loggly
3 3 (4.29%) OpenShift
3 3 (4.29%) Serverless
3 3 (4.29%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) DNS
1 3 (4.29%) Firewall
2 2 (2.86%) HTTP
2 2 (2.86%) Network Security
2 2 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) Redis
2 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.71%) MySQL
4 3 (4.29%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (34.29%) Git (software)
2 18 (25.71%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.14%) Maven
4 3 (4.29%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (4.29%) Vagrant
4 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.43%) JIRA
5 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 14 (20.00%) Banking
2 6 (8.57%) Games
3 5 (7.14%) Retail Banking
4 4 (5.71%) Finance
5 1 (1.43%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 16 (22.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (18.57%) Splunk Engineer
3 6 (8.57%) Consultant
3 6 (8.57%) JavaScript Engineer
3 6 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) Implementation Specialist
5 4 (5.71%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Monitoring Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Network Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Site Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) WebOps Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Architect
7 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (2.86%) Security Architect
7 2 (2.86%) Security Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.57%) Node.js
2 7 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (7.14%) LAMP
3 5 (7.14%) Memcached
3 5 (7.14%) REST
4 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.71%) Web Services
5 3 (4.29%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (4.29%) Regular Expression
6 2 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (2.86%) Apache Camel
6 2 (2.86%) Kafka
6 2 (2.86%) Velocity
7 1 (1.43%) Ajax
7 1 (1.43%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.43%) JPA
7 1 (1.43%) jQuery
7 1 (1.43%) JSON
7 1 (1.43%) RESTful
7 1 (1.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (4.29%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (2.86%) TM Forum
4 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Linux
2 17 (24.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (12.86%) Windows
4 8 (11.43%) CentOS
5 3 (4.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) Configuration Management
2 23 (32.86%) DevOps
3 18 (25.71%) Capacity Planning
4 15 (21.43%) ITIL
5 12 (17.14%) Analytics
6 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.00%) SIEM
7 7 (10.00%) Web Operations
8 5 (7.14%) Load Balancing
8 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis
9 3 (4.29%) Data Integration
9 3 (4.29%) Data Transformation
9 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.29%) Open Source
9 3 (4.29%) Security Management
9 3 (4.29%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (4.29%) Service Management
10 2 (2.86%) Loose Coupling
10 2 (2.86%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 45 (64.29%) Python
2 26 (37.14%) Bash Shell
3 20 (28.57%) Ruby
4 19 (27.14%) Java
5 18 (25.71%) PHP
6 16 (22.86%) Perl
6 16 (22.86%) Shell Script
7 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 6 (8.57%) SQL
9 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.29%) C#
10 3 (4.29%) C++
10 3 (4.29%) ES6
10 3 (4.29%) ES7
10 3 (4.29%) Go
10 3 (4.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (18.57%) Docker
2 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (18.57%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (14.29%) Puppet
3 8 (11.43%) Ansible
4 6 (8.57%) Nagios
5 5 (7.14%) Grafana
5 5 (7.14%) Graphite
5 5 (7.14%) Opsview
6 4 (5.71%) Rancher
7 3 (4.29%) Kubernetes
7 3 (4.29%) Prometheus
7 3 (4.29%) Terraform
7 3 (4.29%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.43%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) CA
2 8 (11.43%) New Relic
3 6 (8.57%) McAfee
4 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.29%) F5
5 3 (4.29%) Google
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle
5 3 (4.29%) Rackspace
5 3 (4.29%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.86%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.86%) Cisco
6 2 (2.86%) Dell
6 2 (2.86%) EMC
6 2 (2.86%) IBM
6 2 (2.86%) NetApp
6 2 (2.86%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.86%) VMware
7 1 (1.43%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.43%) Microsoft