The table below looks at the statistics for Samba skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Samba
Rank 398 399 381
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Contract jobs citing Samba 4 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.026% 0.086%
As % of the System Software category 0.20% 0.31% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 18
Average daily rate
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£475 £363 £508
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £373
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 - -
Samba
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2005 1912 1667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.14% 8.39% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1358 1210 984
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 148 148
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.95 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -3.12%

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Samba Jobs Demand Trend in London

Samba
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Samba Daily Rate Trend in London

Samba
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Samba Hourly Rate Trend in London

Samba
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Samba within the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +11 2 £475 +28.81%
Samba
England

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) VMware
3 17 (68.00%) Linux
4 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
5 15 (60.00%) Perl
6 14 (56.00%) Puppet
7 12 (48.00%) Ubuntu
8 11 (44.00%) Shell Script
9 10 (40.00%) Python
9 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (36.00%) Open Source
10 9 (36.00%) WSUS
10 9 (36.00%) Mac OS X Server
10 9 (36.00%) LDAP
10 9 (36.00%) Configuration Management
10 9 (36.00%) Apple
11 8 (32.00%) LAN
11 8 (32.00%) WAN
11 8 (32.00%) NFS
11 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
13 6 (24.00%) SAN
13 6 (24.00%) Apache
13 6 (24.00%) UNIX
13 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
13 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
13 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (24.00%) DevOps
14 5 (20.00%) Jenkins

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (24.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) Confluence
2 5 (20.00%) MediaWiki
3 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (12.00%) nginx
5 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) ResourceLink
1 2 (8.00%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) LDAP
2 8 (32.00%) LAN
2 8 (32.00%) WAN
3 6 (24.00%) SAN
4 5 (20.00%) NAS
4 5 (20.00%) Network Security
4 5 (20.00%) OSPF
4 5 (20.00%) BGP
4 5 (20.00%) Firewall
4 5 (20.00%) IPsec
4 5 (20.00%) VPN
4 5 (20.00%) IPv6
4 5 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 4 (16.00%) DNS
6 3 (12.00%) SSL
6 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (16.00%) MySQL
4 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (20.00%) Hudson
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) JIRA
1 5 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Administrator
2 10 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Governance Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Development Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX Support
5 1 (4.00%) Senior UNIX Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Senior UNIX Support
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.00%) LAMP
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.00%) Wiki
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) Statistics
4 1 (4.00%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Linux
3 12 (48.00%) Ubuntu
4 9 (36.00%) Mac OS X Server
5 6 (24.00%) UNIX
6 5 (20.00%) CentOS
7 4 (16.00%) Solaris
8 3 (12.00%) Debian
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
10 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Open Source
1 9 (36.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (24.00%) DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security
5 2 (8.00%) ITSM
5 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.00%) Database Theory
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database Theory
5 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Governance
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Perl
2 11 (44.00%) Shell Script
3 10 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (16.00%) Ruby
4 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.00%) Java
6 2 (8.00%) VBA
6 2 (8.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) SQL
7 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.00%) Korn
7 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) RHCE
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.00%) GxP
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) NFS
2 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) iptables
3 5 (20.00%) Postfix
3 5 (20.00%) XenServer
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) Puppet
2 9 (36.00%) WSUS
3 5 (20.00%) ZABBIX
4 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (12.00%) Salt
5 1 (4.00%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (4.00%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (4.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (4.00%) OpenView
5 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
5 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) Apple
3 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (20.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 3 (12.00%) IBM
6 3 (12.00%) NetApp
7 2 (8.00%) Novell
7 2 (8.00%) Veritas
7 2 (8.00%) Epicor
7 2 (8.00%) NetIQ
7 2 (8.00%) EMC
7 2 (8.00%) Business Objects
8 1 (4.00%) Varonis
8 1 (4.00%) Tripwire
8 1 (4.00%) Remedy
8 1 (4.00%) Sybase
8 1 (4.00%) BMC