Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 114 165
Rank change year-on-year -13 +51 -48
Contract jobs citing Splunk 59 97 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.35% 1.77% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 3.46% 4.56% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 70 28
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £423 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +31.01% +29.00%
10th Percentile £403 £213 £263
90th Percentile £675 £616 £394
England median daily rate £507 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +6.63% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 - £57.50

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 1707 2129 2516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 39.09% 38.88% 40.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 1324 1523
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +3.70%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £225
90th Percentile £552 £550 £500
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 103 167
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.07% +6.66% +3.58%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.84 £8.81
90th Percentile £28.73 £23.95 £28.00
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

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 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 November 2017. 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 -16 53 £450 +12.50% 2
South Yorkshire +17 4 £420 -3.72% 4
Humberside - 1 £400 -
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Splunk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Splunk.

1 32 (54.24%) Python
2 25 (42.37%) Linux
3 22 (37.29%) Bash Shell
4 21 (35.59%) DevOps
5 20 (33.90%) Git (software)
6 18 (30.51%) Java
7 16 (27.12%) PHP
7 16 (27.12%) Analytics
8 15 (25.42%) Ruby
9 14 (23.73%) Banking
9 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
9 14 (23.73%) Docker
10 13 (22.03%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (22.03%) Configuration Management
10 13 (22.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (22.03%) Node.js
11 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (16.95%) Shell Script
12 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
12 10 (16.95%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (15.25%) Puppet
14 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (13.56%) Perl
14 8 (13.56%) Windows
15 7 (11.86%) CA
15 7 (11.86%) Degree
16 6 (10.17%) SIEM
16 6 (10.17%) Redis
16 6 (10.17%) Nagios
16 6 (10.17%) ITIL

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 5 (8.47%) Jupyter
2 3 (5.08%) Confluence
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.78%) GitHub
3 3 (5.08%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (5.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (5.08%) IaaS
3 3 (5.08%) Loggly
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.08%) OpenShift
3 3 (5.08%) Serverless
3 3 (5.08%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (3.39%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Firewall
2 3 (5.08%) DNS
3 2 (3.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Redis
2 5 (8.47%) MySQL
3 3 (5.08%) Big Data
3 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.69%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) Git (software)
2 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.47%) JIRA
4 3 (5.08%) Maven
4 3 (5.08%) Vagrant
4 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (3.39%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 14 (23.73%) Banking
2 5 (8.47%) Games
2 5 (8.47%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Marketing
3 2 (3.39%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Splunk Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Analyst
4 4 (6.78%) JavaScript Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Implementation Specialist
5 3 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Monitoring Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Site Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Azure DevOps
6 2 (3.39%) Data Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Designer
6 2 (3.39%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Java Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (3.39%) UX Designer
6 2 (3.39%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) Node.js
2 6 (10.17%) Web Services
3 5 (8.47%) REST
4 4 (6.78%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.08%) CSS
5 3 (5.08%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (5.08%) HTML
5 3 (5.08%) LAMP
5 3 (5.08%) Memcached
5 3 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (5.08%) Regular Expression
6 2 (3.39%) Akka
6 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.39%) React
6 2 (3.39%) Spring
7 1 (1.69%) JAXB
7 1 (1.69%) Middleware
7 1 (1.69%) RESTful
7 1 (1.69%) SOAP
7 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.39%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.39%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.39%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) Linux
2 13 (22.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (13.56%) Windows
4 4 (6.78%) CentOS
5 3 (5.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) DevOps
2 16 (27.12%) Analytics
3 13 (22.03%) Configuration Management
4 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (16.95%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (10.17%) ITIL
6 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.17%) SIEM
6 6 (10.17%) Web Operations
7 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.08%) Coaching
8 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.08%) Data Integration
8 3 (5.08%) Data Transformation
8 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.08%) Open Source
8 3 (5.08%) Security Management
8 3 (5.08%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (3.39%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.39%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (54.24%) Python
2 22 (37.29%) Bash Shell
3 18 (30.51%) Java
4 16 (27.12%) PHP
5 15 (25.42%) Ruby
6 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
6 10 (16.95%) Shell Script
7 8 (13.56%) Perl
8 5 (8.47%) Scala
8 5 (8.47%) SQL
9 3 (5.08%) C#
9 3 (5.08%) C++
9 3 (5.08%) ES6
9 3 (5.08%) Go
9 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.39%) Clojure
11 1 (1.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) Docker
2 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (22.03%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (15.25%) Puppet
3 6 (10.17%) Nagios
4 5 (8.47%) Ansible
4 5 (8.47%) Grafana
5 3 (5.08%) Cobbler
5 3 (5.08%) Graphite
5 3 (5.08%) Opsview
5 3 (5.08%) Prometheus
5 3 (5.08%) Rancher
5 3 (5.08%) Terraform
5 3 (5.08%) ZABBIX
6 2 (3.39%) Kibana
6 2 (3.39%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.69%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) CA
2 6 (10.17%) McAfee
2 6 (10.17%) New Relic
3 5 (8.47%) Google
4 3 (5.08%) Rackspace
4 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.39%) Maxymiser
5 2 (3.39%) Optimizely
6 1 (1.69%) F5
6 1 (1.69%) IBM
6 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle