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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Samba
UK / England
Rank 557 583 545
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -38
Contract jobs citing Samba 22 29 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.061% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.46% 0.59% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 33
Median daily rate £391 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.26% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £241 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £369 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £293 £350
% change year-on-year
+19.55% -16.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
4781 4937 4959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.42% 10.35% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3060 2999 2736
Median daily rate £403 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.92% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 323 453 572
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +19 15 £408 +27.34% 4
South East +21 4 £325 +35.41%
East Midlands - 2 £438 -
West Midlands - 1 £408 -
Samba
UK

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 43 (78.18%) Linux
2 29 (52.73%) Unix
3 24 (43.64%) Windows
4 23 (41.82%) NFS
5 22 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 21 (38.18%) VMware
7 20 (36.36%) HP
8 18 (32.73%) TCP/IP
8 18 (32.73%) LDAP
8 18 (32.73%) Perl
9 17 (30.91%) DNS
10 16 (29.09%) Red Hat
10 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (27.27%) SQL
12 14 (25.45%) Solaris
13 12 (21.82%) Nagios
13 12 (21.82%) SAN
13 12 (21.82%) Windows Server
14 11 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (20.00%) vSphere
14 11 (20.00%) Shell Script
14 11 (20.00%) Python
14 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
14 11 (20.00%) DV Cleared
14 11 (20.00%) Finance
15 10 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (18.18%) Sun
15 10 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
15 10 (18.18%) logstash
16 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery

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 10 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.27%) Apache
3 4 (7.27%) IIS
3 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.45%) nginx
5 2 (3.64%) SAS
6 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Office
2 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) LDAP
1 18 (32.73%) TCP/IP
2 17 (30.91%) DNS
3 12 (21.82%) SAN
4 8 (14.55%) SNMP
4 8 (14.55%) WAN
5 7 (12.73%) Multicast
6 6 (10.91%) Structured Cabling
7 5 (9.09%) LAN
7 5 (9.09%) PCoIP
8 4 (7.27%) DHCP
8 4 (7.27%) SSL
9 3 (5.45%) Firewall
9 3 (5.45%) FTP
9 3 (5.45%) iSCSI
9 3 (5.45%) SSH
9 3 (5.45%) X.500
10 2 (3.64%) IMAP
11 1 (1.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.27%) MySQL
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.82%) Metasploit
1 1 (1.82%) StarTeam
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Administrator
1 13 (23.64%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (23.64%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Unix Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Applications Support
5 4 (7.27%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Systems Integrator
5 4 (7.27%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Unix Systems Integrator
6 3 (5.45%) Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Data Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Linux Specialist
7 2 (3.64%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (10.91%) .NET
3 3 (5.45%) LAMP
4 1 (1.82%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.27%) Clustering
3 4 (7.27%) RIA
4 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.64%) CLARiiON
5 2 (3.64%) Derivative
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (78.18%) Linux
2 29 (52.73%) Unix
3 24 (43.64%) Windows
4 14 (25.45%) Solaris
5 12 (21.82%) Windows Server
6 11 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (14.55%) FreeBSD
8 7 (12.73%) AIX
9 6 (10.91%) HPUX
10 5 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
12 3 (5.45%) Debian
12 3 (5.45%) Mac OS
13 2 (3.64%) Android
13 2 (3.64%) SUSE
13 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
13 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
14 1 (1.82%) Fedora
14 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery
2 8 (14.55%) Configuration Management
3 7 (12.73%) Change Control
3 7 (12.73%) ITIL
3 7 (12.73%) Open Source
4 6 (10.91%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (10.91%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (9.09%) Patch Management
6 4 (7.27%) Change Management
6 4 (7.27%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.27%) SDLC
6 4 (7.27%) Service Management
7 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.64%) High Availability
8 2 (3.64%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.64%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) Perl
2 15 (27.27%) SQL
3 11 (20.00%) Python
3 11 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (14.55%) tcsh
5 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
6 6 (10.91%) Java
7 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.45%) C-shell
8 3 (5.45%) Korn
9 2 (3.64%) C#
9 2 (3.64%) C++
10 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) RHCE
3 2 (3.64%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) ISO27005
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (41.82%) NFS
2 16 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (20.00%) vSphere
4 8 (14.55%) Snort
5 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
6 6 (10.91%) VMware Server
6 6 (10.91%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (7.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (3.64%) Dovecot
8 2 (3.64%) GlusterFS
8 2 (3.64%) Postfix
8 2 (3.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (1.82%) KVM
9 1 (1.82%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) Nagios
2 10 (18.18%) logstash
3 7 (12.73%) Kibana
3 7 (12.73%) Oracle ZFS
3 7 (12.73%) SmokePing
4 6 (10.91%) Puppet
4 6 (10.91%) Red Hat Satellite
5 5 (9.09%) Ansible
5 5 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (7.27%) NetBackup
6 4 (7.27%) OpenView
7 3 (5.45%) Graphite
7 3 (5.45%) systemd
8 2 (3.64%) BladeLogic
8 2 (3.64%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.82%) Nessus
9 1 (1.82%) OpenVAS
9 1 (1.82%) OSSEC
9 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) VMware
2 20 (36.36%) HP
3 16 (29.09%) Red Hat
4 10 (18.18%) Sun
5 7 (12.73%) Cisco
5 7 (12.73%) Oracle
6 6 (10.91%) 3PAR
6 6 (10.91%) NETGEAR
6 6 (10.91%) Veritas
7 4 (7.27%) Brocade
7 4 (7.27%) NetApp
8 2 (3.64%) BMC
8 2 (3.64%) EMC
8 2 (3.64%) IBM
8 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.64%) Symantec
9 1 (1.82%) Sourcefire
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