Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 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
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 72 83
Rank change year-on-year +29 +11 +48
Contract jobs citing Splunk 35 65 93
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.94% 2.49% 2.73%
As % of the Vendors category 11.11% 6.00% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 45 56
Median daily rate £550 £475 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% +13.10% -1.18%
10th Percentile £390 £380 £326
90th Percentile £650 £615 £588
Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £550 £420
% change year-on-year - +30.95% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 10
Median hourly rate £22.29 £16.86 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.18% -57.85% -
10th Percentile £20.77 £16.04 £39.00
90th Percentile £23.80 £17.69 £41.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.29 £16.86 £40.00
% change year-on-year +32.18% -57.85% -

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 315 1,083 1,145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.43% 41.54% 33.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 688 713
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £241 £250 £288
90th Percentile £608 £575 £563
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 51 61
Median hourly rate £22.29 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.28% -5.88% +19.72%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £38.50 £25.39 £40.00
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £17.53
% change year-on-year +14.75% -13.01% +25.21%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in West Yorkshire

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Splunk in West Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Splunk in West Yorkshire

Splunk
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Splunk in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Splunk in West Yorkshire

Splunk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Splunk in West Yorkshire.

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 7 August 2020. 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 +15 34 £550 +15.79% 10
Splunk
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 23 (65.71%) AWS
2 21 (60.00%) AppDynamics
2 21 (60.00%) Scrum
2 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (57.14%) JIRA
4 19 (54.29%) Confluence
4 19 (54.29%) Kanban
4 19 (54.29%) Slack
5 17 (48.57%) F5
5 17 (48.57%) SSL
6 16 (45.71%) Java
6 16 (45.71%) REST
6 16 (45.71%) Test Automation
6 16 (45.71%) Jenkins
7 15 (42.86%) Git (software)
7 15 (42.86%) JSON
7 15 (42.86%) Sonatype Nexus
8 14 (40.00%) Spring Boot
8 14 (40.00%) Selenium
8 14 (40.00%) Finance
8 14 (40.00%) Spring
8 14 (40.00%) Maven
8 14 (40.00%) GitHub
9 13 (37.14%) Mockito
9 13 (37.14%) Mule
9 13 (37.14%) Mobile App
9 13 (37.14%) Cloud Foundry
9 13 (37.14%) Node.js
9 13 (37.14%) Pair Programming
9 13 (37.14%) Redux

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 19 (54.29%) Confluence
2 13 (37.14%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (37.14%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 23 (65.71%) AWS
2 19 (54.29%) Slack
3 14 (40.00%) GitHub
4 12 (34.29%) GCP
4 12 (34.29%) npm
5 4 (11.43%) Azure
6 1 (2.86%) IaaS
6 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) SSL
2 12 (34.29%) DNS
2 12 (34.29%) Firewall
2 12 (34.29%) Reverse Proxy
2 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (17.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (17.14%) Hadoop
3 5 (14.29%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (57.14%) JIRA
2 16 (45.71%) Jenkins
3 15 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 15 (42.86%) Sonatype Nexus
4 14 (40.00%) Maven
4 14 (40.00%) Selenium
5 13 (37.14%) Mockito
6 12 (34.29%) JUnit
7 1 (2.86%) Android Studio
7 1 (2.86%) CocoaPods
7 1 (2.86%) Mocha
7 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.86%) Xcode
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.86%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
1 7 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 7 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Splunk Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Developer
4 2 (5.71%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Financial Services Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (2.86%) iOS Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Linux Support
5 1 (2.86%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Senior SCCM Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Splunk Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) REST
2 15 (42.86%) JSON
3 14 (40.00%) Spring
3 14 (40.00%) Spring Boot
4 13 (37.14%) Enzyme
4 13 (37.14%) Jest
4 13 (37.14%) Node.js
4 13 (37.14%) Redux
5 12 (34.29%) WireMock
6 11 (31.43%) Express
7 2 (5.71%) React
8 1 (2.86%) Ajax
8 1 (2.86%) CSS
8 1 (2.86%) CSS3
8 1 (2.86%) HTML
8 1 (2.86%) HTML5
8 1 (2.86%) LAMP
8 1 (2.86%) Play Framework
8 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Mobile App
2 6 (17.14%) User Experience
3 4 (11.43%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) CentOS
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (60.00%) Scrum
2 19 (54.29%) Kanban
3 16 (45.71%) Test Automation
4 13 (37.14%) Pair Programming
5 12 (34.29%) DevOps
5 12 (34.29%) Load Balancing
5 12 (34.29%) Performance Testing
5 12 (34.29%) Security Testing
5 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
5 12 (34.29%) Unit Testing
6 11 (31.43%) SIEM
7 9 (25.71%) Change Management
7 9 (25.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 7 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
8 7 (20.00%) Risk Management
9 6 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (17.14%) Lean UX
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Java
2 12 (34.29%) ES6
3 9 (25.71%) Python
4 6 (17.14%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) Java 8
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) Scala
6 1 (2.86%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.86%) Go
6 1 (2.86%) Groovy
6 1 (2.86%) Kotlin
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) CEH
2 5 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (14.29%) SANS
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Stealthwatch
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
3 1 (2.86%) Kibana
3 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) Terraform
3 1 (2.86%) yum
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) AppDynamics
2 17 (48.57%) F5
3 12 (34.29%) Blue Coat
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) McAfee
5 1 (2.86%) New Relic
5 1 (2.86%) VMware