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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 121 89
Rank change year-on-year +5 -32  
Contract jobs citing Splunk 8 24 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.86% 2.06%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 2.29% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 33
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.17% +41.66%  
10th Percentile £410 £337 £213
90th Percentile £452 £646 £400
England median daily rate £520 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +9.47% +11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £30.00

Splunk is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 787 1050 1244
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 38.24% 37.54% 42.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 1245 1371
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
10th Percentile £263 £269 £225
90th Percentile £536 £560 £475
England median daily rate £430 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +6.17% +1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 64 79
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £17.44 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.31% -0.35%  
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.51 £8.50
90th Percentile £24.50 £23.75 £40.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% -  

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
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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +12 6 £420 +5.00% 3
South Yorkshire +2 2 £445 +4.70% 1
Splunk
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 13 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (36.36%) Linux
3 11 (33.33%) Firewall
3 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 11 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (30.30%) Docker
4 10 (30.30%) DevOps
4 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
4 10 (30.30%) Puppet
4 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
5 9 (27.27%) IBM
5 9 (27.27%) Java
5 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (27.27%) JIRA
6 8 (24.24%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (24.24%) Cisco
6 8 (24.24%) CCNP
6 8 (24.24%) Python
6 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
7 7 (21.21%) FortiGate
7 7 (21.21%) HP UCMDB
7 7 (21.21%) F5
7 7 (21.21%) Redis
7 7 (21.21%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (21.21%) DMVPN
7 7 (21.21%) IOS XR
7 7 (21.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (21.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

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 6 (18.18%) Confluence
2 4 (12.12%) Apache
3 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (21.21%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.18%) IaaS
3 4 (12.12%) GitHub
3 4 (12.12%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (12.12%) Loggly
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.12%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (6.06%) PaaS
4 2 (6.06%) SaaS
5 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) Firewall
2 8 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (24.24%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (21.21%) BGP
3 7 (21.21%) DMVPN
3 7 (21.21%) EIGRP
3 7 (21.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 7 (21.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (21.21%) IOS XR
3 7 (21.21%) WLAN
4 1 (3.03%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) HTTP
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) NX-OS
4 1 (3.03%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Redis
2 4 (12.12%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.12%) Riak
3 3 (9.09%) Big Data
4 2 (6.06%) CouchDB
4 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.03%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) HBase
5 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 9 (27.27%) JIRA
3 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
4 5 (15.15%) Maven
5 4 (12.12%) Grunt
5 4 (12.12%) Vagrant
6 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 3 (9.09%) JMeter
7 2 (6.06%) HP UFT
7 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner
7 2 (6.06%) Selenium
8 1 (3.03%) Ant
8 1 (3.03%) Hudson
8 1 (3.03%) JUnit
8 1 (3.03%) Subversion
8 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 4 (12.12%) Banking
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (21.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 7 (21.21%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (3.03%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (3.03%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (3.03%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Spring
2 5 (15.15%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (15.15%) Node.js
3 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
3 4 (12.12%) CSS
3 4 (12.12%) CSS3
3 4 (12.12%) HTML
3 4 (12.12%) HTML5
3 4 (12.12%) jQuery
3 4 (12.12%) Spring Boot
4 3 (9.09%) Apache Camel
4 3 (9.09%) Kafka
4 3 (9.09%) Middleware
4 3 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (9.09%) Web Services
5 2 (6.06%) .NET
5 2 (6.06%) Grails
5 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.06%) LAMP
5 2 (6.06%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
2 7 (21.21%) DataPower
3 2 (6.06%) NHS
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Unix
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) CentOS
3 1 (3.03%) CoreOS
3 1 (3.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) DevOps
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Migration
3 7 (21.21%) TDD
4 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 5 (15.15%) High Availability
6 4 (12.12%) IT Strategy
7 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) SIEM
7 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Modelling
8 2 (6.06%) Network Design
8 2 (6.06%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Pair Programming
8 2 (6.06%) Test Management
8 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
2 8 (24.24%) Python
3 6 (18.18%) PHP
4 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) Ruby
5 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
6 3 (9.09%) C#
6 3 (9.09%) C++
6 3 (9.09%) Go
6 3 (9.09%) Perl
6 3 (9.09%) Scala
7 2 (6.06%) Groovy
7 2 (6.06%) SQL
8 1 (3.03%) Apple Swift
8 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) CCNP
1 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Docker
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) HDFS
3 1 (3.03%) VirtualBox
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (30.30%) Puppet
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (21.21%) FortiGate
3 7 (21.21%) HP UCMDB
3 7 (21.21%) OPNET
4 6 (18.18%) Ansible
5 5 (15.15%) Nagios
5 5 (15.15%) Salt
6 4 (12.12%) Cobbler
6 4 (12.12%) ZABBIX
7 3 (9.09%) Prometheus
8 1 (3.03%) Graphite
8 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
8 1 (3.03%) Opsview
8 1 (3.03%) SCCM
8 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) IBM
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco
4 7 (21.21%) Blue Coat
4 7 (21.21%) BMC
4 7 (21.21%) F5
4 7 (21.21%) Fortinet
4 7 (21.21%) HP
4 7 (21.21%) Motorola
4 7 (21.21%) TippingPoint
5 6 (18.18%) Oracle
6 4 (12.12%) Google
6 4 (12.12%) MuleSoft
6 4 (12.12%) New Relic
6 4 (12.12%) Rackspace
6 4 (12.12%) SaltStack
7 2 (6.06%) CyberArk
7 2 (6.06%) Imperva
7 2 (6.06%) Qualys
7 2 (6.06%) Red Hat