Period
to 18 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 136 103
Rank change year-on-year +24 -33 +37
Contract jobs citing Splunk 56 21 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.63% 0.72% 2.02%
As % of the Vendors category 4.94% 1.85% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 10 61
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% +26.67%
10th Percentile £363 £406 £213
90th Percentile £638 £700 £613
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £423 £392
% change year-on-year +6.51% +7.72% +26.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 1,134 1,137 1,389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 33.03% 38.87% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 684 873
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 47 46
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £12.50 £14.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.40% -13.04% +2.68%
10th Percentile £10.40 £8.92 £9.50
90th Percentile £25.34 £25.80 £22.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.45% +6.66%

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 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in West Yorkshire

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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 October 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 +26 52 £450 +5.88% 8
Bradford - 2 £475 - 1
Splunk
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 18 (32.14%) Firewall
2 16 (28.57%) Java
3 14 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 13 (23.21%) Linux
4 13 (23.21%) HTTP
5 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (21.43%) Groovy
5 12 (21.43%) SIEM
5 12 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (21.43%) NoSQL
6 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
6 11 (19.64%) Spring
6 11 (19.64%) Windows
7 10 (17.86%) SQL
7 10 (17.86%) Information Security
7 10 (17.86%) Network Security
8 9 (16.07%) Nmap
8 9 (16.07%) Information Management
8 9 (16.07%) Nessus
8 9 (16.07%) Metasploit
8 9 (16.07%) QRadar
8 9 (16.07%) CSIRT
9 8 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
9 8 (14.29%) Spring Boot
9 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (14.29%) CEH
9 8 (14.29%) TDD
9 8 (14.29%) Maven
9 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 8 (14.29%) Degree

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 (8.93%) Anypoint
1 5 (8.93%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.36%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.50%) GitHub
4 3 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.36%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (5.36%) Amazon Glacier
4 3 (5.36%) Amazon S3
4 3 (5.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (3.57%) Datadog
5 2 (3.57%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) Firewall
2 13 (23.21%) HTTP
3 10 (17.86%) Network Security
4 7 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.57%) SSL
5 2 (3.57%) VPN
6 1 (1.79%) BGP
6 1 (1.79%) DNS
6 1 (1.79%) IPsec
6 1 (1.79%) IPv6
6 1 (1.79%) LAN
6 1 (1.79%) MPLS
6 1 (1.79%) OSPF
6 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 7 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.93%) Couchbase
3 5 (8.93%) CouchDB
3 5 (8.93%) MySQL
4 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.36%) Amazon Aurora
5 3 (5.36%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.79%) Big Data
7 1 (1.79%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.07%) Metasploit
3 8 (14.29%) JIRA
3 8 (14.29%) Maven
4 7 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 7 (12.50%) Selenium
5 6 (10.71%) JMeter
5 6 (10.71%) JUnit
6 5 (8.93%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (5.36%) IntelliJ
8 2 (3.57%) Artifactory
8 2 (3.57%) Gatling
8 2 (3.57%) gulp
8 2 (3.57%) JSUnit
8 2 (3.57%) Sublime Text
8 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio Code
8 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.79%) Flyway
9 1 (1.79%) GitLab
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (17.86%) Developer
2 7 (12.50%) Analyst
2 7 (12.50%) Consultant
2 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 7 (12.50%) Scala Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Java Scala Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Performance Tester
3 5 (8.93%) Tester
4 4 (7.14%) Architect
4 4 (7.14%) Splunk Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Junior
5 3 (5.36%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Monitoring Specialist
5 3 (5.36%) Security Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Splunk Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (3.57%) Lead Tester
6 2 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) Spring
2 8 (14.29%) Spring Boot
3 6 (10.71%) Hibernate
3 6 (10.71%) RESTful
3 6 (10.71%) Web Services
4 5 (8.93%) Grails
4 5 (8.93%) Node.js
5 4 (7.14%) REST
6 3 (5.36%) CSS
6 3 (5.36%) HTML
6 3 (5.36%) SOAP
6 3 (5.36%) XML
7 2 (3.57%) Dropwizard
7 2 (3.57%) Gherkin
7 2 (3.57%) HTML5
7 2 (3.57%) LESS
7 2 (3.57%) Play Framework
7 2 (3.57%) Sass
7 2 (3.57%) YAML
8 1 (1.79%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.79%) NHS
4 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.79%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Linux
2 11 (19.64%) Windows
3 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (21.43%) SIEM
2 10 (17.86%) Information Security
3 9 (16.07%) Information Management
4 8 (14.29%) TDD
5 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.71%) High Availability
6 6 (10.71%) ITIL
6 6 (10.71%) Pair Programming
6 6 (10.71%) Performance Testing
6 6 (10.71%) Test Strategy
7 5 (8.93%) Microservices
7 5 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (8.93%) Workflow
8 4 (7.14%) Analytics
8 4 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (7.14%) DevOps
8 4 (7.14%) Software Testing
9 3 (5.36%) Open Source
9 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) Java
2 12 (21.43%) Groovy
3 10 (17.86%) SQL
4 8 (14.29%) Python
5 7 (12.50%) Scala
6 4 (7.14%) Kotlin
7 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.57%) Ruby
9 1 (1.79%) Java 8
9 1 (1.79%) Perl
9 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.29%) CEH
2 8 (14.29%) CISSP
2 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.57%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.79%) CCNA
5 1 (1.79%) CCNP
5 1 (1.79%) CCSA
5 1 (1.79%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.79%) CISM
5 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) Docker
2 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) CSIRT
1 9 (16.07%) Nessus
1 9 (16.07%) Nmap
1 9 (16.07%) QRadar
2 7 (12.50%) Ansible
3 4 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.14%) Puppet
4 3 (5.36%) Terraform
5 2 (3.57%) Grafana
5 2 (3.57%) Graphite
5 2 (3.57%) Kibana
5 2 (3.57%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (3.57%) SCCM
5 2 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) AppDynamics
1 7 (12.50%) MuleSoft
2 5 (8.93%) CA
2 5 (8.93%) Cisco
2 5 (8.93%) Dell
2 5 (8.93%) EMC
2 5 (8.93%) F5
2 5 (8.93%) NetApp
2 5 (8.93%) VMware
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle
4 2 (3.57%) Google
4 2 (3.57%) McAfee
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.79%) AlienVault
5 1 (1.79%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.79%) CyberArk
5 1 (1.79%) LogRhythm