The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Berkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Samba
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Samba 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
250 245 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.70% 10.00% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 98 103
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 38 23
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £14.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.51 £32.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Samba
South East

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 23 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) NFS
1 4 (100.00%) SNMP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (100.00%) Korn
1 4 (100.00%) Xen
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Egenera
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Fujitsu

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) SNMP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Developer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) Korn
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) NFS
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (100.00%) Xen
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Egenera
3 2 (50.00%) Fujitsu