The table below looks at the statistics for Samba skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Samba
Rank 593 621 587
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -34
Contract jobs citing Samba 40 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.033% 0.058%
As % of the System Software category 0.67% 0.31% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 23
Median daily rate £350 £306 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £49.46 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 - -
Samba
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5987 5550 5217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.93% 10.64% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3881 3179 2908
Median daily rate £413 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 551 622
Median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.20% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Samba Jobs Demand Trend in England

Samba
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Samba Daily Rate Trend in England

Samba
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Samba across the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Samba Daily Rate Histogram in England

Samba
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Samba across the England region.

Samba Hourly Rate Trend in England

Samba
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Samba within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North East - 15 £330 -
London -13 11 £400 +33.33% 1
South West +16 7 £434 -
East Midlands - 3 £625 -
South East +12 2 - -
North West - 2 £175 -
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Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 England region with a requirement for Samba.

1 93 (95.88%) Linux
2 67 (69.07%) Perl
3 63 (64.95%) Red Hat
4 56 (57.73%) TCP/IP
5 48 (49.48%) Apache
5 48 (49.48%) Unix
6 46 (47.42%) ITIL
7 41 (42.27%) Bash Shell
8 39 (40.21%) SAN
9 38 (39.18%) LDAP
9 38 (39.18%) VMware
9 38 (39.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 35 (36.08%) DNS
11 34 (35.05%) Solaris
11 34 (35.05%) Security Cleared
11 34 (35.05%) Puppet
12 32 (32.99%) MySQL
12 32 (32.99%) Shell Script
13 31 (31.96%) Configuration Management
13 31 (31.96%) Oracle
14 30 (30.93%) WAN
15 29 (29.90%) CentOS
16 28 (28.87%) Korn
16 28 (28.87%) C-shell
16 28 (28.87%) LAMP
17 27 (27.84%) Unit Testing
18 25 (25.77%) iSCSI
19 24 (24.74%) Windows
20 23 (23.71%) FTP
21 20 (20.62%) Active Directory

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 48 (49.48%) Apache
2 16 (16.49%) Tomcat
3 12 (12.37%) MQSeries
4 9 (9.28%) IIS
4 9 (9.28%) OpenStack
5 6 (6.19%) Confluence
6 5 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (5.15%) JBoss
6 5 (5.15%) MediaWiki
6 5 (5.15%) nginx
7 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.03%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (57.73%) TCP/IP
2 39 (40.21%) SAN
3 38 (39.18%) LDAP
4 35 (36.08%) DNS
5 30 (30.93%) WAN
6 25 (25.77%) iSCSI
7 23 (23.71%) FTP
8 19 (19.59%) Firewall
9 17 (17.53%) VPN
10 16 (16.49%) IPsec
10 16 (16.49%) Network Security
11 14 (14.43%) NAS
12 12 (12.37%) HTTP
12 12 (12.37%) HTTPS
13 11 (11.34%) tcpdump
13 11 (11.34%) Wireshark
14 7 (7.22%) Fibre Channel
15 5 (5.15%) LAN
16 4 (4.12%) IPv6
16 4 (4.12%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.99%) MySQL
2 10 (10.31%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (19.59%) JIRA
2 14 (14.43%) ClearCase
3 13 (13.40%) StarTeam
4 6 (6.19%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.19%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.19%) Subversion
5 5 (5.15%) Hudson
6 1 (1.03%) Ant
6 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.03%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.03%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.03%) FishEye
6 1 (1.03%) Gradle
6 1 (1.03%) Maven
6 1 (1.03%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (14.43%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Banking
3 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (30.93%) Linux Engineer
2 18 (18.56%) Unix Engineer
3 12 (12.37%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 11 (11.34%) Administrator
5 10 (10.31%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Architect
6 8 (8.25%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.22%) Designer
7 7 (7.22%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) HPUX Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) Principal Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Senior Designer
9 5 (5.15%) Data Architect
10 4 (4.12%) Consultant
10 4 (4.12%) Data Centre Architect
10 4 (4.12%) Support Engineer
11 3 (3.09%) Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) IT Support
11 3 (3.09%) Linux Administrator
11 3 (3.09%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.87%) LAMP
2 12 (12.37%) J2EE
3 3 (3.09%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (2.06%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (2.06%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.03%) .NET
5 1 (1.03%) Middleware
5 1 (1.03%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.56%) Wiki
2 11 (11.34%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.34%) iPad
3 9 (9.28%) Clustering
4 7 (7.22%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.15%) Digital Media
6 4 (4.12%) ASTM
6 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.06%) CMDB
7 2 (2.06%) Derivative
8 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 93 (95.88%) Linux
2 48 (49.48%) Unix
3 34 (35.05%) Solaris
4 29 (29.90%) CentOS
5 24 (24.74%) Windows
6 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (10.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (8.25%) HPUX
8 8 (8.25%) Windows Server
9 7 (7.22%) SUSE
9 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (5.15%) Debian
10 5 (5.15%) Ubuntu
11 4 (4.12%) AIX
12 3 (3.09%) Android
12 3 (3.09%) Windows 7
12 3 (3.09%) Windows 8
13 2 (2.06%) Windows 10
14 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
14 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.42%) ITIL
2 31 (31.96%) Configuration Management
3 27 (27.84%) Unit Testing
4 18 (18.56%) Load Balancing
5 14 (14.43%) DevOps
6 10 (10.31%) High Availability
7 8 (8.25%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.15%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.15%) Validation
9 4 (4.12%) Migration
9 4 (4.12%) Service Management
9 4 (4.12%) Workflow
10 3 (3.09%) Business Continuity
10 3 (3.09%) Change Control
10 3 (3.09%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.09%) Patch Management
10 3 (3.09%) Server Virtualisation
11 2 (2.06%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (69.07%) Perl
2 41 (42.27%) Bash Shell
3 32 (32.99%) Shell Script
4 28 (28.87%) C-shell
4 28 (28.87%) Korn
5 19 (19.59%) Python
6 16 (16.49%) Java
7 12 (12.37%) SQL
8 9 (9.28%) sed
9 8 (8.25%) AWK
10 4 (4.12%) MUMPS
11 2 (2.06%) PHP
11 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (35.05%) Security Cleared
2 19 (19.59%) SC Cleared
3 14 (14.43%) RHCE
4 6 (6.19%) Degree
5 4 (4.12%) CCNA
5 4 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.09%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.03%) HND
7 1 (1.03%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) HL7
2 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (39.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (20.62%) Active Directory
3 14 (14.43%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (12.37%) NFS
5 7 (7.22%) iptables
5 7 (7.22%) Postfix
5 7 (7.22%) StorNext
6 6 (6.19%) vSphere
7 5 (5.15%) XenServer
8 2 (2.06%) Dovecot
8 2 (2.06%) GPFS
8 2 (2.06%) Sendmail
8 2 (2.06%) Slurm Workload Manager
8 2 (2.06%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.06%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 34 (35.05%) Puppet
2 16 (16.49%) Nagios
3 5 (5.15%) Graphite
3 5 (5.15%) logstash
3 5 (5.15%) ZABBIX
4 4 (4.12%) NetBackup
4 4 (4.12%) OpenView
4 4 (4.12%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.06%) BladeLogic
6 2 (2.06%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (2.06%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (1.03%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 63 (64.95%) Red Hat
2 38 (39.18%) VMware
3 31 (31.96%) Oracle
4 16 (16.49%) NetApp
5 14 (14.43%) HP
6 12 (12.37%) F5
7 11 (11.34%) CheckPoint
8 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
9 7 (7.22%) Citrix
10 6 (6.19%) Veritas
11 5 (5.15%) Cisco
12 4 (4.12%) 3PAR
12 4 (4.12%) Brocade
12 4 (4.12%) Sun
13 2 (2.06%) BMC
13 2 (2.06%) DataSynapse
13 2 (2.06%) Isilon
13 2 (2.06%) NETGEAR
13 2 (2.06%) Reuters
13 2 (2.06%) Splunk
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