Period
to 18 October 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 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 158 133
Rank change year-on-year +19 -25 +22
Contract jobs citing Splunk 65 28 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.32% 0.66% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 3.52% 1.69% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 66
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £423 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.51% +7.72% +26.52%
10th Percentile £363 £400 £213
90th Percentile £638 £700 £629
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +4.95% +5.32% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.00 - -

Splunk is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all 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 1,845 1,658 2,153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.45% 39.07% 38.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,141 989 1,348
Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £250 £240 £250
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 75 99
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.45% +6.66%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.76
90th Percentile £34.00 £25.30 £24.80
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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Splunk in Yorkshire

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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

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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 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
West Yorkshire +24 56 £450 +5.88% 9
South Yorkshire +2 7 £438 +4.17%
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Splunk
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 18 (27.69%) Firewall
1 18 (27.69%) SIEM
2 16 (24.62%) Jenkins
2 16 (24.62%) Java
3 15 (23.08%) Linux
3 15 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (21.54%) QRadar
5 13 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 13 (20.00%) Windows
5 13 (20.00%) HTTP
6 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (18.46%) Network Security
6 12 (18.46%) Groovy
7 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
7 11 (16.92%) Spring
7 11 (16.92%) Finance
7 11 (16.92%) Python
7 11 (16.92%) SQL
8 10 (15.38%) Information Security
8 10 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (13.85%) Ansible
9 9 (13.85%) Metasploit
9 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (13.85%) Nmap
9 9 (13.85%) Information Management
9 9 (13.85%) Nessus
9 9 (13.85%) JIRA
9 9 (13.85%) CISSP
9 9 (13.85%) CSIRT
10 8 (12.31%) Cyberthreat

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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 5 (7.69%) Anypoint
1 5 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.62%) Confluence
3 1 (1.54%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.31%) GitHub
4 4 (6.15%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.62%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (4.62%) Amazon Glacier
5 3 (4.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (3.08%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (3.08%) Datadog
6 2 (3.08%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.69%) Firewall
2 13 (20.00%) HTTP
3 12 (18.46%) Network Security
4 7 (10.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (4.62%) SSL
6 2 (3.08%) VPN
7 1 (1.54%) BGP
7 1 (1.54%) DNS
7 1 (1.54%) Internet
7 1 (1.54%) IPsec
7 1 (1.54%) IPv6
7 1 (1.54%) LAN
7 1 (1.54%) MPLS
7 1 (1.54%) OSPF
7 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.77%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.69%) Couchbase
3 5 (7.69%) CouchDB
3 5 (7.69%) MySQL
4 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.62%) Amazon Aurora
5 3 (4.62%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (3.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.54%) Big Data
7 1 (1.54%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.85%) JIRA
2 9 (13.85%) Metasploit
3 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.31%) Maven
4 7 (10.77%) Cucumber
4 7 (10.77%) Selenium
5 6 (9.23%) JMeter
5 6 (9.23%) JUnit
6 5 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (4.62%) IntelliJ
8 2 (3.08%) Artifactory
8 2 (3.08%) Gatling
8 2 (3.08%) gulp
8 2 (3.08%) JSUnit
8 2 (3.08%) Sublime Text
8 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio Code
8 2 (3.08%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.54%) Flyway
9 1 (1.54%) GitLab
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Banking
2 3 (4.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (15.38%) Analyst
1 10 (15.38%) Developer
2 9 (13.85%) Consultant
3 7 (10.77%) Java Developer
3 7 (10.77%) Scala Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Java Scala Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Performance Tester
5 5 (7.69%) Tester
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Splunk Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Incident Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Junior
7 3 (4.62%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Monitoring Specialist
7 3 (4.62%) Security Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Incident Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) Spring
2 8 (12.31%) Spring Boot
3 6 (9.23%) Hibernate
3 6 (9.23%) RESTful
3 6 (9.23%) Web Services
4 5 (7.69%) Grails
4 5 (7.69%) Node.js
5 4 (6.15%) REST
5 4 (6.15%) XML
6 3 (4.62%) CSS
6 3 (4.62%) HTML
6 3 (4.62%) SOAP
7 2 (3.08%) Dropwizard
7 2 (3.08%) Gherkin
7 2 (3.08%) HTML5
7 2 (3.08%) JSON
7 2 (3.08%) LESS
7 2 (3.08%) Play Framework
7 2 (3.08%) Sass
7 2 (3.08%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.15%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) Clustering
5 2 (3.08%) PKI
5 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.54%) NHS
6 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Linux
2 13 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.08%) Unix
6 1 (1.54%) AIX
6 1 (1.54%) CentOS
6 1 (1.54%) HPUX
6 1 (1.54%) Solaris
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) SIEM
2 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (15.38%) Information Security
4 9 (13.85%) Information Management
5 8 (12.31%) TDD
6 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.23%) High Availability
7 6 (9.23%) ITIL
7 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.23%) Microservices
7 6 (9.23%) Pair Programming
7 6 (9.23%) Performance Testing
7 6 (9.23%) Test Strategy
8 5 (7.69%) Analytics
8 5 (7.69%) DevOps
8 5 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (7.69%) Security Operations
8 5 (7.69%) Workflow
9 4 (6.15%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) Java
2 12 (18.46%) Groovy
3 11 (16.92%) Python
3 11 (16.92%) SQL
4 7 (10.77%) Scala
5 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.15%) Kotlin
6 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.08%) Perl
7 2 (3.08%) Ruby
7 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.54%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.85%) CISSP
3 8 (12.31%) CEH
3 8 (12.31%) Degree
3 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.08%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.54%) CCNA
6 1 (1.54%) CCNP
6 1 (1.54%) CCSA
6 1 (1.54%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.54%) CISM
6 1 (1.54%) GCIA
6 1 (1.54%) GCIH
6 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.54%) PMP
6 1 (1.54%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Docker
2 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) QRadar
2 9 (13.85%) Ansible
2 9 (13.85%) CSIRT
2 9 (13.85%) Nessus
2 9 (13.85%) Nmap
3 5 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.69%) Puppet
4 3 (4.62%) Terraform
5 2 (3.08%) Grafana
5 2 (3.08%) Graphite
5 2 (3.08%) Kibana
5 2 (3.08%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (3.08%) SCCM
5 2 (3.08%) WSUS
6 1 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) AppDynamics
1 7 (10.77%) MuleSoft
2 5 (7.69%) CA
2 5 (7.69%) Cisco
2 5 (7.69%) Dell
2 5 (7.69%) EMC
2 5 (7.69%) F5
2 5 (7.69%) NetApp
2 5 (7.69%) VMware
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle
4 3 (4.62%) LogRhythm
4 3 (4.62%) McAfee
5 2 (3.08%) ArcSight
5 2 (3.08%) Google
5 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.54%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.54%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.54%) Symantec