The table below looks at the statistics for Samba skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Samba
Rank - 126 129
Contract jobs citing Samba 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.037% 0.038%
As % of the System Software category - 0.33% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Samba
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
227 305 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.92% 11.28% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 146 133
Average daily rate £350 £399 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +26.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 44
Average hourly rate £55.55 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £13.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £40.70 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Samba across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Samba Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Samba
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Samba across the Berkshire region.

Samba Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Samba
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Samba also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Samba.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) PVCS
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Serena
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) Xen
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Egenera
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (50.00%) Fujitsu

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Samba also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Samba. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Scripter
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Unix Developer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Korn
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) VB
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 2 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Egenera
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Serena
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Fujitsu