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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Splunk
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 76 93 87
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6  
Contract jobs citing Splunk 19 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.42% 0.88% 1.26%
As % of the Vendors category 3.83% 2.42% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 19
Median daily rate £425 £420 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +90.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £475 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £325
% change year-on-year -5.26% +46.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

Splunk is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 496 703 740
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 36.99% 36.35% 40.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 455 443
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 29
Median hourly rate £10.31 £12.10 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.83% -21.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.25 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Splunk as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +12 18 £418 -7.22% 3
Halifax - 1 £450 -
Splunk
Yorkshire

Splunk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 46 (56.79%) DevOps
2 40 (49.38%) JavaScript
2 40 (49.38%) Linux
3 31 (38.27%) Python
3 31 (38.27%) CSS
3 31 (38.27%) HTML
4 30 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (32.10%) Java
7 23 (28.40%) DNS
7 23 (28.40%) Docker
8 21 (25.93%) Windows
9 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (24.69%) Ubuntu
10 19 (23.46%) Redis
10 19 (23.46%) Jenkins
11 18 (22.22%) XML
11 18 (22.22%) PHP
11 18 (22.22%) SMTP
11 18 (22.22%) Nagios
12 17 (20.99%) SNMP
12 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
12 17 (20.99%) IBM
12 17 (20.99%) LDAP
12 17 (20.99%) Puppet
13 15 (18.52%) MongoDB
13 15 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
14 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (17.28%) Apache
15 13 (16.05%) CA

Splunk
Top Related 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 (17.28%) Apache
2 12 (14.81%) CICS
3 7 (8.64%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.41%) OpenStack
5 5 (6.17%) Apache Spark
5 5 (6.17%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (6.17%) Confluence
6 4 (4.94%) Mule
7 3 (3.70%) nginx
8 2 (2.47%) IIS
9 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.23%) Tornado
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 30 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (11.11%) IaaS
4 8 (9.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (9.88%) Loggly
4 8 (9.88%) Sumo Logic
5 6 (7.41%) PaaS
6 1 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.23%) Office 365
6 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.40%) DNS
2 18 (22.22%) SMTP
3 17 (20.99%) LDAP
3 17 (20.99%) SNMP
3 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
4 8 (9.88%) OpenLDAP
5 6 (7.41%) Firewall
5 6 (7.41%) HTTP
6 5 (6.17%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (6.17%) Internet
7 4 (4.94%) BGP
7 4 (4.94%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.94%) DMVPN
7 4 (4.94%) EIGRP
7 4 (4.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (4.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (4.94%) IOS XR
7 4 (4.94%) WLAN
8 3 (3.70%) SAN
9 1 (1.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.46%) Redis
2 15 (18.52%) MongoDB
3 12 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (12.35%) Riak
5 8 (9.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (9.88%) DB2
5 8 (9.88%) Relational Database
6 7 (8.64%) MySQL
7 6 (7.41%) Hadoop
8 5 (6.17%) HBase
9 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
10 3 (3.70%) Big Data
10 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
10 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) Jenkins
2 13 (16.05%) Git (software)
3 11 (13.58%) Vagrant
4 9 (11.11%) JMeter
4 9 (11.11%) Maven
5 8 (9.88%) Grunt
6 6 (7.41%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.41%) JIRA
7 5 (6.17%) Selenium
8 4 (4.94%) Xcode
9 2 (2.47%) HP UFT
9 2 (2.47%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.23%) Ant
10 1 (1.23%) Hudson
10 1 (1.23%) JBehave
10 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 9 (11.11%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Back Office
4 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (20.99%) Architect
2 13 (16.05%) Developer
3 11 (13.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Technical Architect
5 6 (7.41%) Administrator
5 6 (7.41%) Hardware Specialist
5 6 (7.41%) Storage Specialist
6 5 (6.17%) Build Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) DevOps Specialist
6 5 (6.17%) Splunk Administrator
7 4 (4.94%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (4.94%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) Deployment Specialist
7 4 (4.94%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.94%) z/OS Specialist
8 3 (3.70%) Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (38.27%) CSS
1 31 (38.27%) HTML
2 18 (22.22%) XML
3 13 (16.05%) CSS3
3 13 (16.05%) HTML5
4 12 (14.81%) LAPP Stack
4 12 (14.81%) Spring Boot
5 10 (12.35%) Spring
6 9 (11.11%) Node.js
7 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
7 8 (9.88%) Elastic Stack
7 8 (9.88%) jQuery
8 6 (7.41%) LAMP
8 6 (7.41%) Web Services
9 5 (6.17%) Middleware
9 5 (6.17%) Spring Cloud
9 5 (6.17%) Velocity
10 4 (4.94%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (4.94%) TensorFlow
11 3 (3.70%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Mainframe
2 12 (14.81%) iPad
3 9 (11.11%) NHS
4 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
5 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.17%) Replication
7 4 (4.94%) DataPower
7 4 (4.94%) Mobile App
8 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.47%) Online Banking
10 1 (1.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 40 (49.38%) Linux
2 21 (25.93%) Windows
3 20 (24.69%) Ubuntu
3 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (11.11%) zOS
5 7 (8.64%) CentOS
6 6 (7.41%) Android
7 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
7 5 (6.17%) CoreOS
8 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
9 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.23%) AIX
10 1 (1.23%) HPUX
10 1 (1.23%) Solaris
10 1 (1.23%) Unix
10 1 (1.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.79%) DevOps
2 27 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.05%) Test Automation
4 12 (14.81%) E-Commerce
4 12 (14.81%) Functional Testing
4 12 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 12 (14.81%) Virtual Environments
5 11 (13.58%) TDD
6 10 (12.35%) Configuration Management
7 8 (9.88%) Load Balancing
8 7 (8.64%) Open Source
8 7 (8.64%) Performance Testing
9 6 (7.41%) BDD
9 6 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (6.17%) Microservices
10 5 (6.17%) Release Management
10 5 (6.17%) SIEM
11 4 (4.94%) Coaching
11 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (49.38%) JavaScript
2 31 (38.27%) Python
3 26 (32.10%) Java
4 18 (22.22%) PHP
5 7 (8.64%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.41%) Ruby
7 4 (4.94%) Apple Swift
7 4 (4.94%) C#
7 4 (4.94%) C++
7 4 (4.94%) Go
7 4 (4.94%) Scala
7 4 (4.94%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.47%) SQL
9 1 (1.23%) Perl
9 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (4.94%) CCNP
3 4 (4.94%) Degree
4 2 (2.47%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.23%) MCSE
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (28.40%) Docker
2 5 (6.17%) HDFS
2 5 (6.17%) VirtualBox
2 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.70%) VMware Server
4 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (22.22%) Nagios
2 17 (20.99%) Puppet
3 15 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (16.05%) CA Service Virtualization
4 13 (16.05%) OMEGAMON
5 9 (11.11%) Ansible
5 9 (11.11%) CA Endevor
5 9 (11.11%) Salt
6 8 (9.88%) ZABBIX
7 5 (6.17%) Kubernetes
8 4 (4.94%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (4.94%) FortiGate
8 4 (4.94%) HP UCMDB
8 4 (4.94%) OPNET
9 3 (3.70%) Cobbler
9 3 (3.70%) Grafana
9 3 (3.70%) SCOM
10 1 (1.23%) Graphite
10 1 (1.23%) Opsview
10 1 (1.23%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) IBM
2 13 (16.05%) CA
2 13 (16.05%) New Relic
2 13 (16.05%) Syncsort
3 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.11%) Oracle
4 8 (9.88%) Google
4 8 (9.88%) Rackspace
4 8 (9.88%) SaltStack
4 8 (9.88%) VMware
5 5 (6.17%) AppDynamics
5 5 (6.17%) Cisco
5 5 (6.17%) MuleSoft
6 4 (4.94%) Blue Coat
6 4 (4.94%) BMC
6 4 (4.94%) F5
6 4 (4.94%) Fortinet
6 4 (4.94%) HP
6 4 (4.94%) Motorola
6 4 (4.94%) TippingPoint