The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Samba
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Samba 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.68% - -
As % of the System Software category 8.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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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 Bristol region.

System Software Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
69 32 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.88% 3.67% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 12 17
Average daily rate £425 £412 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +106.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £165 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 9
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £14.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 15 (93.75%) CentOS
3 14 (87.50%) XenServer
3 14 (87.50%) Ubuntu
3 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (87.50%) Puppet
3 14 (87.50%) Hudson
3 14 (87.50%) Jenkins
3 14 (87.50%) DevOps
3 14 (87.50%) Citrix
3 14 (87.50%) Firewall
3 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 14 (87.50%) Apache
3 14 (87.50%) LDAP
4 13 (81.25%) LAN
4 13 (81.25%) WAN
4 13 (81.25%) Perl
4 13 (81.25%) PHP
4 13 (81.25%) Bash Shell
4 13 (81.25%) Ruby
5 12 (75.00%) Salt
5 12 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (75.00%) LAMP
6 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (50.00%) CCNA
6 8 (50.00%) Windows
7 7 (43.75%) MySQL
7 7 (43.75%) VPN
7 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 14 (87.50%) Apache
2 7 (43.75%) nginx
2 7 (43.75%) Confluence
2 7 (43.75%) MediaWiki
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) LDAP
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) LAN
2 13 (81.25%) WAN
3 7 (43.75%) VPN
4 6 (37.50%) IPv6
4 6 (37.50%) OSPF
4 6 (37.50%) BGP
4 6 (37.50%) EIGRP
4 6 (37.50%) IPsec
4 6 (37.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
1 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Hudson
1 14 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (43.75%) Subversion
2 7 (43.75%) JIRA
2 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (62.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Wiki
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) CentOS
3 14 (87.50%) Ubuntu
4 8 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (43.75%) Debian
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (87.50%) DevOps
2 7 (43.75%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Build Automation
3 6 (37.50%) Database Theory
3 6 (37.50%) Relational Database Theory
3 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Perl
1 13 (81.25%) PHP
1 13 (81.25%) Ruby
1 13 (81.25%) Bash Shell
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) CCNA
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) XenServer
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) Postfix
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (87.50%) Puppet
2 12 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (75.00%) Salt
3 7 (43.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft