The first table below looks at the demand for Samba skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Bristol 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Samba
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Samba 22 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.78% - -
As % of the System Software category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
66 30 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.33% 5.64% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 14 29
Average daily rate £375 £288 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -19.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.25 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £17.60 £22.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Samba
South West

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Samba Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Samba
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Samba Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Samba
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Samba across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Samba Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (89.66%) Red Hat
3 21 (72.41%) Apache
3 21 (72.41%) VMware
4 19 (65.52%) Postfix
5 18 (62.07%) nginx
5 18 (62.07%) Bash Shell
5 18 (62.07%) Ruby
5 18 (62.07%) Windows
5 18 (62.07%) LAN
5 18 (62.07%) WAN
5 18 (62.07%) LAMP
5 18 (62.07%) Debian
5 18 (62.07%) Jenkins
6 17 (58.62%) Puppet
6 17 (58.62%) DevOps
6 17 (58.62%) Git (software)
7 16 (55.17%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (55.17%) CentOS
7 16 (55.17%) Firewall
7 16 (55.17%) PHP
8 15 (51.72%) VPN
8 15 (51.72%) Ubuntu
9 13 (44.83%) ZABBIX
9 13 (44.83%) LDAP
9 13 (44.83%) Java
9 13 (44.83%) Perl
9 13 (44.83%) MySQL
9 13 (44.83%) PostgreSQL

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 21 (72.41%) Apache
2 18 (62.07%) nginx
3 12 (41.38%) Confluence
4 10 (34.48%) MediaWiki
5 3 (10.34%) Moodle
5 3 (10.34%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) LAN
1 18 (62.07%) WAN
2 16 (55.17%) Firewall
3 15 (51.72%) VPN
4 13 (44.83%) LDAP
5 12 (41.38%) Network Security
6 11 (37.93%) IPv6
7 10 (34.48%) OSPF
7 10 (34.48%) BGP
7 10 (34.48%) EIGRP
7 10 (34.48%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) MySQL
1 13 (44.83%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (34.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Jenkins
2 17 (58.62%) Git (software)
3 12 (41.38%) Hudson
3 12 (41.38%) JIRA
4 10 (34.48%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Administrator
3 9 (31.03%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (24.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (24.14%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Systems Support
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Technician
8 1 (3.45%) IT Support
8 1 (3.45%) IT Technician
8 1 (3.45%) Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Wiki
2 4 (13.79%) Animation
3 3 (10.34%) VLE
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (62.07%) Debian
2 18 (62.07%) Windows
3 16 (55.17%) CentOS
4 15 (51.72%) Ubuntu
5 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (34.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.34%) Scientific Linux
8 2 (6.90%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) DevOps
2 16 (55.17%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (41.38%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (41.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (34.48%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Build Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) Ruby
1 18 (62.07%) Bash Shell
2 16 (55.17%) PHP
3 13 (44.83%) Java
3 13 (44.83%) Perl
4 10 (34.48%) SQL
5 9 (31.03%) Python
6 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CCNA
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Postfix
2 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (37.93%) NFS
4 10 (34.48%) XenServer
5 3 (10.34%) KVM
5 3 (10.34%) Sendmail
5 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
5 3 (10.34%) Xen
6 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (58.62%) Puppet
2 13 (44.83%) ZABBIX
3 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Red Hat
2 21 (72.41%) VMware
3 11 (37.93%) Citrix
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