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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Samba
Rank - 128 126
Contract jobs citing Samba 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.040% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category - 0.40% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
+17.00% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 - -
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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
264 252 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.30% 10.03% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 102 122
Average daily rate £375 £363 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +9.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 15 27
Average hourly rate £20.78 £18.36 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.30 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £21.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -11.76%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
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%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
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%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) MediaWiki
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
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%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
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%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Wiki
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Database Theory
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
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%) iptables
3 1 (25.00%) XenServer
3 1 (25.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Brocade
2 3 (75.00%) ProCurve
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) 3PAR
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat