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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Samba
Rank 572 552 587
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +35
Contract jobs citing Samba 49 48 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.095% 0.032%
As % of the System Software category 0.86% 0.93% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 27 14
Median daily rate £393 £375 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £321 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-18.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
5674 5170 5028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.13% 10.21% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3548 2877 2616
Median daily rate £393 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 434 633 613
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £32.55 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -16 23 £393 +20.76% 4
South West -3 14 £425 - 1
North East - 11 £320 -
South East -12 1 £350 -17.64%
Samba
UK

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 77 (81.91%) Linux
2 69 (73.40%) Perl
3 50 (53.19%) Red Hat
4 46 (48.94%) ITIL
5 42 (44.68%) TCP/IP
6 40 (42.55%) Windows
6 40 (42.55%) Shell Script
7 39 (41.49%) Unix
8 37 (39.36%) Python
9 36 (38.30%) Bash Shell
9 36 (38.30%) Puppet
10 33 (35.11%) Security Cleared
10 33 (35.11%) Oracle
11 30 (31.91%) VMware
12 29 (30.85%) Active Directory
13 28 (29.79%) SC Cleared
14 27 (28.72%) Finance
14 27 (28.72%) Apache
15 26 (27.66%) NFS
16 25 (26.60%) NetApp
16 25 (26.60%) Windows Server
17 24 (25.53%) Load Balancing
18 22 (23.40%) CentOS
18 22 (23.40%) Configuration Management
19 21 (22.34%) SAN
19 21 (22.34%) FTP
20 20 (21.28%) SQL
20 20 (21.28%) sed
21 19 (20.21%) LDAP
21 19 (20.21%) VMware Infrastructure

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 27 (28.72%) Apache
2 12 (12.77%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.57%) MQSeries
3 9 (9.57%) MS Exchange
4 8 (8.51%) IIS
5 7 (7.45%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.26%) Confluence
7 3 (3.19%) SAS
8 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.13%) JBoss
8 2 (2.13%) MediaWiki
8 2 (2.13%) nginx
8 2 (2.13%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (44.68%) TCP/IP
2 21 (22.34%) FTP
2 21 (22.34%) SAN
3 19 (20.21%) LDAP
4 18 (19.15%) DNS
4 18 (19.15%) Firewall
5 17 (18.09%) VPN
6 13 (13.83%) iSCSI
7 12 (12.77%) NAS
8 11 (11.70%) IPsec
8 11 (11.70%) Network Security
8 11 (11.70%) WAN
9 10 (10.64%) Fibre Channel
9 10 (10.64%) HTTP
10 9 (9.57%) HTTPS
11 8 (8.51%) tcpdump
11 8 (8.51%) Wireshark
12 5 (5.32%) BGP
12 5 (5.32%) OSPF
13 4 (4.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.02%) MySQL
2 10 (10.64%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.57%) Oracle Database
3 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.06%) MS Access
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (14.89%) JIRA
2 5 (5.32%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.32%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.19%) Subversion
4 2 (2.13%) Hudson
5 1 (1.06%) Ant
5 1 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.06%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.06%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.06%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.06%) FishEye
5 1 (1.06%) Gradle
5 1 (1.06%) Maven
5 1 (1.06%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (28.72%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Banking
3 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (25.53%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (14.89%) Unix Engineer
3 13 (13.83%) Support Engineer
4 12 (12.77%) Administrator
4 12 (12.77%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (8.51%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Principal Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.32%) Desktop Support
8 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Designer
9 4 (4.26%) IT Support
9 4 (4.26%) Linux Support
9 4 (4.26%) Senior Designer
9 4 (4.26%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) LAMP
2 9 (9.57%) J2EE
3 3 (3.19%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (3.19%) POSIX
4 2 (2.13%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (2.13%) Middleware
4 2 (2.13%) Web Services
4 2 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (2.13%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.06%) .NET
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.06%) SAML
5 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Wiki
2 9 (9.57%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.51%) iPad
4 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.26%) Clustering
5 4 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.26%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.13%) ASTM
6 2 (2.13%) CMDB
6 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 77 (81.91%) Linux
2 40 (42.55%) Windows
3 39 (41.49%) Unix
4 25 (26.60%) Windows Server
5 22 (23.40%) CentOS
6 18 (19.15%) Solaris
7 16 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (15.96%) Mac OS X
9 14 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (12.77%) Mac OS X Server
10 12 (12.77%) Oracle Linux
11 8 (8.51%) SUSE
12 7 (7.45%) Debian
12 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (5.32%) Ubuntu
14 3 (3.19%) AIX
14 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
15 2 (2.13%) Fedora
15 2 (2.13%) Windows 2000
15 2 (2.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (48.94%) ITIL
2 24 (25.53%) Load Balancing
3 22 (23.40%) Configuration Management
4 15 (15.96%) ITIL V3
5 10 (10.64%) DevOps
5 10 (10.64%) Unit Testing
6 9 (9.57%) Open Source
7 8 (8.51%) Change Management
8 7 (7.45%) Asset Management
8 7 (7.45%) Identity Access Management
8 7 (7.45%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (7.45%) Regression Testing
9 6 (6.38%) Project Management
10 5 (5.32%) Data Security
10 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2
10 5 (5.32%) Software Delivery
11 4 (4.26%) Coaching
11 4 (4.26%) High Availability
11 4 (4.26%) Security Operations
11 4 (4.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (73.40%) Perl
2 40 (42.55%) Shell Script
3 37 (39.36%) Python
4 36 (38.30%) Bash Shell
5 20 (21.28%) sed
5 20 (21.28%) SQL
6 19 (20.21%) AWK
7 14 (14.89%) Korn
8 13 (13.83%) Java
9 11 (11.70%) C-shell
10 9 (9.57%) PowerShell
11 7 (7.45%) T-SQL
11 7 (7.45%) VBScript
12 5 (5.32%) PHP
12 5 (5.32%) Ruby
13 2 (2.13%) MUMPS
14 1 (1.06%) C
14 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (35.11%) Security Cleared
2 28 (29.79%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.77%) RHCE
4 10 (10.64%) Degree
5 6 (6.38%) CCNA
5 6 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.26%) MCSE
6 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.06%) HND
8 1 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.06%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) HL7
2 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 29 (30.85%) Active Directory
2 26 (27.66%) NFS
3 19 (20.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.38%) StorNext
5 5 (5.32%) iptables
5 5 (5.32%) Postfix
5 5 (5.32%) Sendmail
5 5 (5.32%) VMware ESX
5 5 (5.32%) vSphere
6 1 (1.06%) Ceph
6 1 (1.06%) Dovecot
6 1 (1.06%) KVM
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.06%) Squid
Systems Management
1 36 (38.30%) Puppet
2 12 (12.77%) Nagios
2 12 (12.77%) WSUS
3 11 (11.70%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.26%) DatAdvantage
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (3.19%) systemd
6 2 (2.13%) BladeLogic
6 2 (2.13%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (2.13%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.06%) Cacti
7 1 (1.06%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.06%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (1.06%) OpenView
7 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.06%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (53.19%) Red Hat
2 33 (35.11%) Oracle
3 30 (31.91%) VMware
4 25 (26.60%) NetApp
5 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
6 12 (12.77%) Apple
7 9 (9.57%) F5
8 8 (8.51%) CheckPoint
8 8 (8.51%) Cisco
8 8 (8.51%) EMC
9 5 (5.32%) Dell
10 4 (4.26%) Isilon
10 4 (4.26%) Varonis
11 3 (3.19%) Atlassian
11 3 (3.19%) Supermicro
11 3 (3.19%) Veritas
12 2 (2.13%) BMC
12 2 (2.13%) CA
12 2 (2.13%) DataSynapse
12 2 (2.13%) IBM
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