Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 95 103
Rank change year-on-year -47 +8 +77
Contract jobs citing Splunk 50 113 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.07% 2.40% 2.05%
As % of the Vendors category 2.70% 6.46% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 61 58
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.29% -1.37%
10th Percentile £378 £340 £244
90th Percentile £625 £588 £578
England median daily rate £525 £500 £491
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.78% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.93 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.18% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% -21.57% -

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 1,853 1,750 1,759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 39.54% 37.19% 39.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,209 1,114 1,097
Yorkshire median daily rate £424 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% - +4.23%
10th Percentile £230 £207 £253
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £454 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 100 92
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.85 £15.93 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.78% +14.81% -0.89%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.73 £9.80
90th Percentile £23.24 £40.00 £23.98
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -5.56%

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

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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 19 March 2019.

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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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Splunk in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 March 2019. 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 -42 39 £450 +5.88% 13
South Yorkshire -15 10 £650 +8.33%
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (30.00%) Use Case
3 13 (26.00%) Finance
4 12 (24.00%) Java
4 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (22.00%) Scrum
5 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (20.00%) JIRA
6 10 (20.00%) Linux
6 10 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (20.00%) SIEM
7 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
7 9 (18.00%) REST
7 9 (18.00%) Confluence
7 9 (18.00%) iOS Development
7 9 (18.00%) GitHub
7 9 (18.00%) Mobile App
7 9 (18.00%) User Experience
7 9 (18.00%) AppDynamics
7 9 (18.00%) Spring Boot
7 9 (18.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (18.00%) QRadar
7 9 (18.00%) Slack
7 9 (18.00%) Java 8
7 9 (18.00%) McAfee
7 9 (18.00%) JSON
7 9 (18.00%) Kanban

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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 9 (18.00%) Confluence
2 3 (6.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (6.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (6.00%) Mule
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (18.00%) GitHub
3 9 (18.00%) Slack
4 6 (12.00%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.00%) Serverless
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.00%) Data Lake
4 1 (2.00%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (2.00%) Impala
4 1 (2.00%) Parquet
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.00%) JIRA
3 9 (18.00%) Maven
3 9 (18.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (12.00%) Xcode
5 4 (8.00%) Selenium
6 3 (6.00%) JUnit
6 3 (6.00%) Mockito
7 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.00%) Gatling
7 1 (2.00%) JMeter
7 1 (2.00%) Metasploit
7 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Banking
3 7 (14.00%) Financial Institution
4 6 (12.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Law
6 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Developer
2 9 (18.00%) Project Manager
3 7 (14.00%) iOS Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) Linux Support
5 5 (10.00%) Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Security Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Implementation Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Implementation Project Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Information Security Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Project Implementation Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Security Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Splunk Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Implementation Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) JSON
1 9 (18.00%) REST
1 9 (18.00%) Spring
1 9 (18.00%) Spring Boot
2 7 (14.00%) React
3 6 (12.00%) Node.js
4 3 (6.00%) CSS
4 3 (6.00%) Enzyme
4 3 (6.00%) HTML
4 3 (6.00%) Jest
4 3 (6.00%) WireMock
5 2 (4.00%) LAMP
6 1 (2.00%) Apache Flex
6 1 (2.00%) Keycloak
6 1 (2.00%) RESTful
6 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Mobile App
1 9 (18.00%) User Experience
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (8.00%) Smartcard
4 3 (6.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.00%) Clustering
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Linux
2 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (12.00%) CentOS
3 6 (12.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (6.00%) Android
5 2 (4.00%) Windows
6 1 (2.00%) Unix
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (30.00%) Use Case
3 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.00%) Scrum
4 10 (20.00%) SIEM
4 10 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 9 (18.00%) iOS Development
5 9 (18.00%) Kanban
6 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.00%) Investment Management
7 6 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (10.00%) DevOps
8 5 (10.00%) ITIL
8 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
9 4 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.00%) Release Management
9 4 (8.00%) Security Architecture
9 4 (8.00%) Service Management
9 4 (8.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) Java
2 9 (18.00%) Java 8
3 8 (16.00%) Python
4 6 (12.00%) Apple Swift
5 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.00%) SQL
7 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) CISSP
3 4 (8.00%) CISM
3 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.00%) CEH
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.00%) PMO
3 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.00%) Docker
3 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) QRadar
2 3 (6.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.00%) Terraform
3 2 (4.00%) Ansible
4 1 (2.00%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (2.00%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Nessus
4 1 (2.00%) Nmap
4 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) AppDynamics
1 9 (18.00%) McAfee
2 7 (14.00%) AlienVault
2 7 (14.00%) ArcSight
2 7 (14.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) Cisco
3 5 (10.00%) IBM
3 5 (10.00%) LogRhythm
4 4 (8.00%) Brocade
4 4 (8.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (8.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (6.00%) Adobe
6 1 (2.00%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.00%) Dell
6 1 (2.00%) EMC
6 1 (2.00%) F5
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.00%) NetApp
6 1 (2.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.00%) Symantec