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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Samba
Rank 57 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Samba 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.20% 0.16% -
As % of the System Software category 19.30% 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £326 £353
% change year-on-year
+34.20% -7.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
57 36 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.20% 5.87% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 16 35
Average daily rate £325 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 10
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.60 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 19 September 2014.

Samba Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (97.06%) Red Hat
3 26 (76.47%) Apache
3 26 (76.47%) VMware
4 25 (73.53%) LAN
4 25 (73.53%) WAN
5 24 (70.59%) CentOS
6 23 (67.65%) Ruby
6 23 (67.65%) LAMP
6 23 (67.65%) Bash Shell
6 23 (67.65%) Jenkins
6 23 (67.65%) DevOps
7 22 (64.71%) Puppet
7 22 (64.71%) PHP
7 22 (64.71%) Ubuntu
8 21 (61.76%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (61.76%) Firewall
9 20 (58.82%) LDAP
10 19 (55.88%) Perl
10 19 (55.88%) Hudson
11 18 (52.94%) Windows
11 18 (52.94%) Citrix
11 18 (52.94%) Debian
12 17 (50.00%) Postfix
12 17 (50.00%) XenServer
13 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (47.06%) nginx
14 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
15 13 (38.24%) ZABBIX
15 13 (38.24%) PostgreSQL

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 26 (76.47%) Apache
2 16 (47.06%) nginx
3 12 (35.29%) Confluence
4 10 (29.41%) MediaWiki
5 3 (8.82%) Moodle
5 3 (8.82%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 25 (73.53%) LAN
1 25 (73.53%) WAN
2 21 (61.76%) Firewall
3 20 (58.82%) LDAP
4 13 (38.24%) VPN
5 12 (35.29%) Network Security
6 10 (29.41%) IPv6
6 10 (29.41%) IPsec
6 10 (29.41%) OSPF
6 10 (29.41%) BGP
6 10 (29.41%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (38.24%) MySQL
2 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (67.65%) Jenkins
2 19 (55.88%) Hudson
3 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
4 12 (35.29%) JIRA
5 10 (29.41%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (23.53%) Administrator
4 8 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (20.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (20.59%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technician
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Support
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Linux Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) IT Support
8 1 (2.94%) IT Technician
8 1 (2.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Wiki
2 4 (11.76%) Animation
3 3 (8.82%) VLE
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (70.59%) CentOS
3 22 (64.71%) Ubuntu
4 18 (52.94%) Windows
4 18 (52.94%) Debian
5 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.82%) Scientific Linux
8 2 (5.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) DevOps
2 21 (61.76%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (29.41%) Data Modelling
5 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) Build Automation
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) Ruby
1 23 (67.65%) Bash Shell
2 22 (64.71%) PHP
3 19 (55.88%) Perl
4 12 (35.29%) Java
5 10 (29.41%) SQL
6 9 (26.47%) Python
7 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) CCNA
1 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
2 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Postfix
1 17 (50.00%) XenServer
2 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (32.35%) NFS
4 3 (8.82%) Xen
4 3 (8.82%) Sendmail
4 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.82%) KVM
5 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (64.71%) Puppet
2 13 (38.24%) ZABBIX
3 10 (29.41%) Salt
3 10 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (97.06%) Red Hat
2 26 (76.47%) VMware
3 18 (52.94%) Citrix