Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 122 94
Rank change year-on-year +36 -28 -22
Contract jobs citing Splunk 41 34 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.83% 1.03% 2.26%
As % of the Vendors category 4.30% 2.84% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 37
West Yorkshire median daily rate £519 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £425 £392 £410
90th Percentile £650 £630 £675
Yorkshire median daily rate £538 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +13.16% -2.56% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 12
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.88 £16.86 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.47% -57.85% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.88 £16.86 £40.00
% change year-on-year +53.47% -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 954 1,199 1,151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 42.57% 36.27% 38.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 750 735
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.97% -2.50%
10th Percentile £263 £254 £216
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 81 61
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.70 £15.30 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +7.37% +16.33%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.40 £9.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £23.50 £40.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +3.59%

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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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2020.

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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Splunk in West Yorkshire

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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 21 January 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 +24 31 £500 - 4
Splunk
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (48.78%) Jenkins
3 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
3 18 (43.90%) Scrum
4 17 (41.46%) Docker
4 17 (41.46%) DevOps
5 15 (36.59%) Test Automation
5 15 (36.59%) REST
5 15 (36.59%) JSON
6 13 (31.71%) Kanban
6 13 (31.71%) Python
6 13 (31.71%) AWS
7 11 (26.83%) Kubernetes
8 10 (24.39%) Sonatype Nexus
8 10 (24.39%) Slack
8 10 (24.39%) Bash Shell
8 10 (24.39%) Confluence
8 10 (24.39%) Node.js
8 10 (24.39%) Ansible
8 10 (24.39%) AppDynamics
8 10 (24.39%) Spring Boot
8 10 (24.39%) GitHub
8 10 (24.39%) Java
8 10 (24.39%) JIRA
8 10 (24.39%) Spring
8 10 (24.39%) Maven
9 9 (21.95%) Terraform
9 9 (21.95%) Java 8
9 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure as Code
10 8 (19.51%) Problem-Solving

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 10 (24.39%) Confluence
2 6 (14.63%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (14.63%) Mule
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) AWS
2 10 (24.39%) GitHub
2 10 (24.39%) Slack
3 6 (14.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (14.63%) Azure
3 6 (14.63%) npm
4 3 (7.32%) IaaS
4 3 (7.32%) PaaS
4 3 (7.32%) SaaS
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (2.44%) Azure Functions
5 1 (2.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
1 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Jenkins
2 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
3 10 (24.39%) JIRA
3 10 (24.39%) Maven
3 10 (24.39%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (14.63%) JUnit
4 6 (14.63%) Mockito
4 6 (14.63%) Selenium
5 5 (12.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (12.20%) CircleCI
5 5 (12.20%) Travis CI
6 4 (9.76%) Xcode
7 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
1 6 (14.63%) Public Sector
1 6 (14.63%) Retail
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Consultant
1 10 (24.39%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) DevOps Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Data Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Scala Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (7.32%) Cloud Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Splunk Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (4.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Azure DevOps
8 2 (4.88%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (4.88%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) JSON
1 15 (36.59%) REST
2 10 (24.39%) Node.js
2 10 (24.39%) Spring
2 10 (24.39%) Spring Boot
3 6 (14.63%) Enzyme
3 6 (14.63%) Express
3 6 (14.63%) Jest
3 6 (14.63%) Redux
3 6 (14.63%) WireMock
4 5 (12.20%) Ajax
4 5 (12.20%) CSS
4 5 (12.20%) CSS3
4 5 (12.20%) HTML
4 5 (12.20%) HTML5
4 5 (12.20%) Play Framework
5 4 (9.76%) React
6 2 (4.88%) RxSwift
7 1 (2.44%) PySpark
7 1 (2.44%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.76%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (9.76%) NHS
2 4 (9.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.88%) Android
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) CentOS
3 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) Scrum
3 17 (41.46%) DevOps
4 15 (36.59%) Test Automation
5 13 (31.71%) Kanban
6 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure as Code
7 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (19.51%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (19.51%) Task Automation
8 7 (17.07%) Pair Programming
9 6 (14.63%) Load Balancing
9 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
9 6 (14.63%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 6 (14.63%) Technical Leadership
10 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
10 5 (12.20%) TDD
11 4 (9.76%) Information Security
11 4 (9.76%) iOS Development
11 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
11 4 (9.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) Python
2 10 (24.39%) Bash Shell
2 10 (24.39%) Java
3 9 (21.95%) Java 8
4 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
5 6 (14.63%) ES6
6 5 (12.20%) Groovy
6 5 (12.20%) Ruby
6 5 (12.20%) Scala
7 4 (9.76%) Apple Swift
7 4 (9.76%) Perl
8 1 (2.44%) Go
8 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (41.46%) Docker
2 4 (9.76%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Kubernetes
2 10 (24.39%) Ansible
3 9 (21.95%) Terraform
4 8 (19.51%) Prometheus
5 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (14.63%) Puppet
5 6 (14.63%) Salt
6 5 (12.20%) Grafana
6 5 (12.20%) Kibana
7 4 (9.76%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (9.76%) Rancher
8 3 (7.32%) Nagios
9 1 (2.44%) QRadar
9 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) AppDynamics
2 6 (14.63%) Blue Coat
2 6 (14.63%) F5
3 4 (9.76%) McAfee
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) Tableau
4 1 (2.44%) VMware