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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Samba
Rank 125 120 126
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Samba 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.038% 0.041% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.39% 0.40% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
257 249 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.73% 10.11% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 105 103
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £201 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 21 25
Average hourly rate £19.75 £17.07 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% -16.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £23.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Samba within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 1 - -
Samba
South East

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) SNMP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) ProCurve
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Brocade
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) 3PAR
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) Lync
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SNMP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (75.00%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) PVCS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) Xen
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Brocade
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) ProCurve
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) Egenera
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (25.00%) Serena