The first table below looks at the demand for Samba skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Hampshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Samba
Rank 110 109 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing Samba 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.096% 0.058% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 0.64% 0.50% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £350 £400 £211
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +89.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
312 201 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.92% 11.66% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 100 69
Average daily rate £340 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 50 30
Average hourly rate £21.50 £13.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.26% -24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £26.98 £41.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Samba
South East

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Samba across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Samba Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Samba
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Samba Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Samba
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Samba Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Samba also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Samba.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Sun
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Document Management
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Samba also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Samba. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (50.00%) SNMP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) X.500
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) HPUX
4 1 (25.00%) SELinux
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Document Management
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sun
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat