Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 13 December 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 110 106
Rank change year-on-year -31 -4 +79
Contract jobs citing Splunk 50 76 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.00% 1.71% 1.86%
As % of the Vendors category 2.64% 4.31% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 42 71
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +8.82% +30.77%
10th Percentile £394 £401 £213
90th Percentile £625 £675 £575
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £40.00 -
England median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +3.83% - -

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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,892 1,763 2,116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.89% 39.57% 39.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,188 1,080 1,322
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £254 £213 £250
90th Percentile £556 £563 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 89 106
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.65 £14.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +1.17% +6.51%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.81 £9.69
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £24.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

Splunk
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Splunk in Yorkshire

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Splunk in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Splunk in Yorkshire

Splunk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in Yorkshire

Splunk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Splunk in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Splunk in Yorkshire

Splunk
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
West Yorkshire -31 42 £463 -7.50% 7
South Yorkshire -14 7 £438 +4.17% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 18 (36.00%) Firewall
2 14 (28.00%) SIEM
3 12 (24.00%) Linux
4 11 (22.00%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (22.00%) QRadar
5 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (18.00%) NoSQL
5 9 (18.00%) SQL
5 9 (18.00%) Cisco
5 9 (18.00%) Finance
5 9 (18.00%) Use Case
5 9 (18.00%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (16.00%) Network Security
6 8 (16.00%) Python
6 8 (16.00%) Java
6 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (16.00%) Docker
6 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (14.00%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (14.00%) Analytics
7 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (14.00%) HTTP
7 7 (14.00%) CISSP
7 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.00%) Nmap
8 6 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (12.00%) Information Security
8 6 (12.00%) Nessus
8 6 (12.00%) CEH

Splunk
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 4 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (8.00%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (6.00%) Amazon Glacier
4 3 (6.00%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (6.00%) GitHub
4 3 (6.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (4.00%) Datadog
5 2 (4.00%) Google Analytics
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (2.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) Firewall
2 8 (16.00%) Network Security
3 7 (14.00%) HTTP
4 6 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.00%) BGP
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.00%) DNS
5 1 (2.00%) IPsec
5 1 (2.00%) IPv6
5 1 (2.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) MPLS
5 1 (2.00%) OSPF
5 1 (2.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.00%) WAN
5 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (6.00%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (6.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (6.00%) Couchbase
4 3 (6.00%) CouchDB
4 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.00%) MySQL
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.00%) Big Data
6 1 (2.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.00%) JIRA
2 6 (12.00%) Metasploit
3 3 (6.00%) JUnit
4 2 (4.00%) Artifactory
4 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.00%) Gatling
4 2 (4.00%) gulp
4 2 (4.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (4.00%) JSUnit
4 2 (4.00%) Selenium
4 2 (4.00%) Sublime Text
4 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio Code
4 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Consultant
1 9 (18.00%) Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Architect
3 6 (12.00%) Splunk Consultant
4 5 (10.00%) Scala Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Java Scala Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Junior
6 3 (6.00%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Security Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Splunk Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Splunk Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) AWS Architect
7 2 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Junior Security Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) Web Services
2 4 (8.00%) Node.js
2 4 (8.00%) REST
3 3 (6.00%) Grails
3 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.00%) RESTful
3 3 (6.00%) Spring
4 2 (4.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) Dropwizard
4 2 (4.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (4.00%) HTML
4 2 (4.00%) HTML5
4 2 (4.00%) LESS
4 2 (4.00%) Play Framework
4 2 (4.00%) Sass
4 2 (4.00%) SOAP
4 2 (4.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (4.00%) YAML
5 1 (2.00%) Regular Expression
5 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 2 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Windows
3 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.00%) Unix
6 1 (2.00%) AIX
6 1 (2.00%) CentOS
6 1 (2.00%) HPUX
6 1 (2.00%) Solaris
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) SIEM
2 11 (22.00%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (18.00%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (18.00%) Use Case
4 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.00%) Analytics
5 6 (12.00%) Information Security
6 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.00%) Information Management
6 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.00%) Microservices
6 5 (10.00%) Migration
6 5 (10.00%) TDD
7 4 (8.00%) High Availability
7 4 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (8.00%) Release Management
8 3 (6.00%) DevOps
8 3 (6.00%) Open Source
8 3 (6.00%) Re-Platforming
8 3 (6.00%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.00%) Java
2 8 (16.00%) Python
3 6 (12.00%) Scala
4 5 (10.00%) Groovy
5 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) CISSP
2 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.00%) CEH
4 5 (10.00%) Degree
5 3 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (4.00%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.00%) CCNA
7 1 (2.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.00%) CCSA
7 1 (2.00%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) GCIA
7 1 (2.00%) GCIH
7 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.00%) PMP
7 1 (2.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Docker
2 4 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) QRadar
2 6 (12.00%) Nessus
2 6 (12.00%) Nmap
3 5 (10.00%) Ansible
3 5 (10.00%) CSIRT
3 5 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.00%) Terraform
5 3 (6.00%) Kubernetes
6 2 (4.00%) Grafana
6 2 (4.00%) Graphite
6 2 (4.00%) Kibana
6 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (4.00%) Puppet
6 2 (4.00%) SCCM
6 2 (4.00%) WSUS
7 1 (2.00%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Cisco
2 5 (10.00%) Dell
2 5 (10.00%) EMC
2 5 (10.00%) F5
2 5 (10.00%) McAfee
2 5 (10.00%) NetApp
2 5 (10.00%) VMware
3 4 (8.00%) ArcSight
3 4 (8.00%) Brocade
4 3 (6.00%) AlienVault
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle
5 2 (4.00%) Google
5 2 (4.00%) LogRhythm
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.00%) CA
6 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.00%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.00%) IBM
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.00%) Symantec