The table below looks at the statistics for Samba skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Samba
Rank - 203 204
Contract jobs citing Samba 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.034% 0.050%
As % of the System Software category - 0.36% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £475 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £413
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year
+199.75% -
Samba
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
365 562 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.98% 9.68% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 418 386
Median daily rate £475 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 33 31
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £28.30 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Samba as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Samba Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Samba
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Samba Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Samba also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Samba.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Reuters
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) AWK
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) RHCA
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) DataSynapse
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Unix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) AWK
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) sed
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) RHCA
1 1 (33.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) Sendmail
1 1 (33.33%) StorNext
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
1 1 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) DataSynapse
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Reuters
3 1 (33.33%) Solace
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) VMware