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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Samba
Rank 594 622 583
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -39
Contract jobs citing Samba 32 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.055% 0.044%
As % of the System Software category 0.54% 0.54% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 17
Median daily rate £375 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 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
5901 5404 5408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.00% 10.25% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3775 3115 3011
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 571 671
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £41.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
London -6 9 £525 +44.82% 1
North East - 8 £330 -
South West +15 5 £434 +11.21%
South East +19 4 £350 - 5
East Midlands - 4 £650 -
North West - 2 £175 -
Samba
UK

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 87 (95.60%) Linux
2 56 (61.54%) Perl
3 53 (58.24%) Red Hat
4 49 (53.85%) TCP/IP
5 46 (50.55%) Unix
6 44 (48.35%) ITIL
7 42 (46.15%) Apache
8 40 (43.96%) LDAP
8 40 (43.96%) VMware
8 40 (43.96%) VMware Infrastructure
9 39 (42.86%) Bash Shell
10 36 (39.56%) SAN
11 35 (38.46%) DNS
12 30 (32.97%) Shell Script
12 30 (32.97%) WAN
13 29 (31.87%) Security Cleared
14 28 (30.77%) Korn
14 28 (30.77%) C-shell
15 27 (29.67%) Puppet
15 27 (29.67%) Unit Testing
16 26 (28.57%) Solaris
16 26 (28.57%) MySQL
17 25 (27.47%) Oracle
17 25 (27.47%) Windows
17 25 (27.47%) iSCSI
18 24 (26.37%) Configuration Management
19 22 (24.18%) LAMP
20 21 (23.08%) CentOS
21 20 (21.98%) FTP
22 18 (19.78%) Firewall

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 42 (46.15%) Apache
2 11 (12.09%) MQSeries
3 10 (10.99%) Tomcat
4 9 (9.89%) OpenStack
5 7 (7.69%) IIS
6 6 (6.59%) Confluence
6 6 (6.59%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (5.49%) JBoss
7 5 (5.49%) MediaWiki
7 5 (5.49%) nginx
8 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.10%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 40 (43.96%) LDAP
3 36 (39.56%) SAN
4 35 (38.46%) DNS
5 30 (32.97%) WAN
6 25 (27.47%) iSCSI
7 20 (21.98%) FTP
8 18 (19.78%) Firewall
9 16 (17.58%) VPN
10 15 (16.48%) IPsec
10 15 (16.48%) Network Security
11 11 (12.09%) HTTP
11 11 (12.09%) HTTPS
11 11 (12.09%) NAS
11 11 (12.09%) tcpdump
11 11 (12.09%) Wireshark
12 5 (5.49%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (5.49%) LAN
12 5 (5.49%) PCoIP
12 5 (5.49%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.57%) MySQL
2 8 (8.79%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (15.38%) ClearCase
2 13 (14.29%) JIRA
2 13 (14.29%) StarTeam
3 6 (6.59%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.59%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.59%) Subversion
4 5 (5.49%) Hudson
5 1 (1.10%) Ant
5 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.10%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.10%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.10%) FishEye
5 1 (1.10%) Gradle
5 1 (1.10%) Maven
5 1 (1.10%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (16.48%) Finance
2 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.10%) Banking
3 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (27.47%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Unix Engineer
3 13 (14.29%) Administrator
4 10 (10.99%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (9.89%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Architect
7 7 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) HPUX Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Data Architect
8 6 (6.59%) Designer
9 5 (5.49%) Data Centre Architect
9 5 (5.49%) Principal Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Senior Designer
10 4 (4.40%) Consultant
11 3 (3.30%) IT Support
11 3 (3.30%) Linux Consultant
11 3 (3.30%) Linux Specialist
11 3 (3.30%) Support Engineer
11 3 (3.30%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.18%) LAMP
2 11 (12.09%) J2EE
3 3 (3.30%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (2.20%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.10%) .NET
5 1 (1.10%) Middleware
5 1 (1.10%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Data Centre
1 12 (13.19%) Wiki
2 11 (12.09%) iPad
3 9 (9.89%) Clustering
4 5 (5.49%) Digital Media
4 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.40%) ASTM
6 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.30%) Derivative
7 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.10%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 87 (95.60%) Linux
2 46 (50.55%) Unix
3 26 (28.57%) Solaris
4 25 (27.47%) Windows
5 21 (23.08%) CentOS
6 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (8.79%) HPUX
7 8 (8.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (8.79%) Windows Server
8 5 (5.49%) Debian
8 5 (5.49%) SUSE
8 5 (5.49%) Ubuntu
8 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.30%) AIX
9 3 (3.30%) Android
9 3 (3.30%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.30%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.20%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.35%) ITIL
2 27 (29.67%) Unit Testing
3 24 (26.37%) Configuration Management
4 17 (18.68%) Load Balancing
5 14 (15.38%) DevOps
6 11 (12.09%) High Availability
7 6 (6.59%) Asset Management
7 6 (6.59%) Server Virtualisation
8 5 (5.49%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.49%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (5.49%) Validation
9 4 (4.40%) Migration
9 4 (4.40%) Patch Management
9 4 (4.40%) Service Management
9 4 (4.40%) Workflow
10 3 (3.30%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.20%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.20%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (61.54%) Perl
2 39 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 30 (32.97%) Shell Script
4 28 (30.77%) C-shell
4 28 (30.77%) Korn
5 17 (18.68%) Python
6 15 (16.48%) Java
7 10 (10.99%) SQL
8 7 (7.69%) sed
9 6 (6.59%) AWK
10 4 (4.40%) MUMPS
11 2 (2.20%) PHP
11 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (31.87%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.48%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.69%) RHCE
4 4 (4.40%) CCNA
4 4 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.40%) Degree
5 3 (3.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) HL7
2 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (43.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (18.68%) Active Directory
3 15 (16.48%) NFS
4 13 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (9.89%) vSphere
6 7 (7.69%) iptables
6 7 (7.69%) Postfix
7 5 (5.49%) StorNext
7 5 (5.49%) VMware Server
7 5 (5.49%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (5.49%) XenServer
8 2 (2.20%) Dovecot
8 2 (2.20%) GPFS
8 2 (2.20%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 27 (29.67%) Puppet
2 15 (16.48%) Nagios
3 6 (6.59%) Graphite
3 6 (6.59%) logstash
4 5 (5.49%) ZABBIX
5 4 (4.40%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.40%) OpenView
5 4 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (4.40%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (2.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 53 (58.24%) Red Hat
2 40 (43.96%) VMware
3 25 (27.47%) Oracle
4 17 (18.68%) HP
5 15 (16.48%) NetApp
6 11 (12.09%) CheckPoint
6 11 (12.09%) F5
7 8 (8.79%) Microsoft
8 5 (5.49%) Cisco
8 5 (5.49%) Citrix
8 5 (5.49%) NETGEAR
9 4 (4.40%) 3PAR
9 4 (4.40%) Brocade
9 4 (4.40%) Sun
9 4 (4.40%) Veritas
10 2 (2.20%) Isilon
11 1 (1.10%) Apple
11 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.10%) IBM
11 1 (1.10%) Sonatype
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