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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Samba
Rank 576 576 581
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Samba 27 45 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.089% 0.064%
As % of the System Software category 0.46% 0.89% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 25
Median daily rate £350 £368 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £230 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £426 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £49.46 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 - £40.00
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
5813 5070 5331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.68% 10.07% 10.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3620 2988 2952
Median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 586 676
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.78
% change year-on-year
- -4.64%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
South East +26 14 £350 +112.12% 1
London -4 8 £475 +33.80% 6
North East - 2 £285 -
South West -7 1 £215 -41.89%
East Midlands - 1 £650 -
Midlands - 1 - -
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UK

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 65 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (55.38%) Red Hat
3 34 (52.31%) LDAP
4 33 (50.77%) Unix
4 33 (50.77%) VMware
4 33 (50.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (49.23%) DNS
6 31 (47.69%) Solaris
7 29 (44.62%) TCP/IP
8 28 (43.08%) Perl
9 27 (41.54%) SAN
9 27 (41.54%) Security Cleared
10 26 (40.00%) Windows
11 25 (38.46%) Oracle
11 25 (38.46%) Apache
11 25 (38.46%) HP
11 25 (38.46%) Configuration Management
12 24 (36.92%) ITIL
13 23 (35.38%) MySQL
13 23 (35.38%) WAN
14 22 (33.85%) NFS
14 22 (33.85%) Bash Shell
15 21 (32.31%) LAMP
16 17 (26.15%) Korn
16 17 (26.15%) C-shell
16 17 (26.15%) Unit Testing
17 16 (24.62%) iSCSI
17 16 (24.62%) Puppet
18 14 (21.54%) vSphere
19 13 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 25 (38.46%) Apache
2 9 (13.85%) OpenStack
2 9 (13.85%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.23%) nginx
4 4 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 4 (6.15%) IIS
4 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.62%) Confluence
5 3 (4.62%) JBoss
5 3 (4.62%) MediaWiki
6 1 (1.54%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.54%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 5 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (52.31%) LDAP
2 32 (49.23%) DNS
3 29 (44.62%) TCP/IP
4 27 (41.54%) SAN
5 23 (35.38%) WAN
6 16 (24.62%) iSCSI
7 7 (10.77%) Firewall
7 7 (10.77%) LAN
7 7 (10.77%) Structured Cabling
8 6 (9.23%) PCoIP
9 4 (6.15%) DHCP
9 4 (6.15%) SSL
9 4 (6.15%) VPN
10 3 (4.62%) IPsec
10 3 (4.62%) Network Security
10 3 (4.62%) X.500
11 2 (3.08%) BGP
11 2 (3.08%) IMAP
11 2 (3.08%) IPv6
11 2 (3.08%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.38%) MySQL
2 7 (10.77%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 13 (20.00%) StarTeam
2 8 (12.31%) JIRA
3 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.62%) Hudson
3 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.62%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
2 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (24.62%) Administrator
3 14 (21.54%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (10.77%) HPUX Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (9.23%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Unix Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.15%) Applications Support Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Data Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Designer
7 4 (6.15%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) Data Centre Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) LAMP
2 4 (6.15%) .NET
3 2 (3.08%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.54%) J2EE
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss Seam
4 1 (1.54%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Clustering
1 9 (13.85%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.31%) Wiki
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) Derivative
4 2 (3.08%) RIA
5 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) iPad
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (50.77%) Unix
3 31 (47.69%) Solaris
4 26 (40.00%) Windows
5 13 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (18.46%) HPUX
7 11 (16.92%) Windows Server
8 8 (12.31%) AIX
8 8 (12.31%) CentOS
9 6 (9.23%) Debian
10 4 (6.15%) Ubuntu
10 4 (6.15%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (4.62%) Android
11 3 (4.62%) Mac OS
11 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
11 3 (4.62%) Windows 8
11 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
13 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.54%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 24 (36.92%) ITIL
3 17 (26.15%) Unit Testing
4 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery
5 7 (10.77%) High Availability
5 7 (10.77%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (10.77%) Server Virtualisation
6 6 (9.23%) Service Management
7 5 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (7.69%) Patch Management
7 5 (7.69%) SDLC
8 4 (6.15%) Change Management
8 4 (6.15%) DevOps
8 4 (6.15%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.15%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.08%) Change Control
10 2 (3.08%) ITIL V3
10 2 (3.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.08%) Perl
2 22 (33.85%) Bash Shell
3 17 (26.15%) C-shell
3 17 (26.15%) Korn
4 13 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 8 (12.31%) SQL
6 6 (9.23%) Java
7 5 (7.69%) Python
8 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (41.54%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.85%) DV Cleared
4 7 (10.77%) RHCE
5 2 (3.08%) CCNA
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.08%) Degree
5 2 (3.08%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (50.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (33.85%) NFS
3 14 (21.54%) vSphere
4 13 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (10.77%) VMware Server
5 7 (10.77%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (7.69%) Postfix
7 3 (4.62%) iptables
7 3 (4.62%) XenServer
8 2 (3.08%) Dovecot
8 2 (3.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (1.54%) KVM
9 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (24.62%) Puppet
2 7 (10.77%) Nagios
2 7 (10.77%) Red Hat Satellite
3 6 (9.23%) NetBackup
3 6 (9.23%) OpenView
4 5 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Ansible
5 4 (6.15%) Graphite
5 4 (6.15%) logstash
5 4 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (4.62%) systemd
6 3 (4.62%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (55.38%) Red Hat
2 33 (50.77%) VMware
3 25 (38.46%) HP
3 25 (38.46%) Oracle
4 11 (16.92%) Sun
5 7 (10.77%) NetApp
5 7 (10.77%) NETGEAR
6 6 (9.23%) 3PAR
6 6 (9.23%) Brocade
6 6 (9.23%) Cisco
6 6 (9.23%) Veritas
7 3 (4.62%) Citrix
8 2 (3.08%) Symantec
9 1 (1.54%) Apple
9 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.54%) F5
9 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
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