The table below looks at the statistics for Samba skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Samba
Rank 437 424 439
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs citing Samba 11 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.043% 0.004%
As % of the System Software category 0.40% 0.45% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 1
Median daily rate £400 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 - -
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
2757 2241 2307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.94% 9.63% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1945 1460 1436
Median daily rate £450 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 93 165
Median hourly rate £16.29 £17.98 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.39% +2.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.50 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Samba as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Samba across the London region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Samba Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Samba within the London region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
City of London +27 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £375 -
Samba
England

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 London region with a requirement for Samba.

1 33 (97.06%) Linux
2 25 (73.53%) Red Hat
3 20 (58.82%) Windows
4 18 (52.94%) Perl
5 15 (44.12%) LDAP
6 14 (41.18%) VMware
6 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (41.18%) CentOS
6 14 (41.18%) Puppet
7 13 (38.24%) SAN
7 13 (38.24%) FTP
8 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (35.29%) Unix
8 12 (35.29%) SQL
9 11 (32.35%) ITIL
9 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
9 11 (32.35%) Bash Shell
9 11 (32.35%) Load Balancing
10 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
10 10 (29.41%) DevOps
10 10 (29.41%) VPN
10 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
10 10 (29.41%) Firewall
11 9 (26.47%) IPsec
11 9 (26.47%) Clustering
11 9 (26.47%) Nagios
11 9 (26.47%) NetApp
11 9 (26.47%) Java
11 9 (26.47%) IIS
11 9 (26.47%) sed

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 9 (26.47%) IIS
2 6 (17.65%) Confluence
3 5 (14.71%) Apache
3 5 (14.71%) JBoss
3 5 (14.71%) MediaWiki
3 5 (14.71%) MQSeries
3 5 (14.71%) nginx
4 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.94%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) LDAP
2 13 (38.24%) FTP
2 13 (38.24%) SAN
3 10 (29.41%) Firewall
3 10 (29.41%) VPN
4 9 (26.47%) IPsec
4 9 (26.47%) Network Security
5 7 (20.59%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (20.59%) NAS
6 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 5 (14.71%) DNS
7 5 (14.71%) HTTP
7 5 (14.71%) HTTPS
7 5 (14.71%) LAN
7 5 (14.71%) tcpdump
7 5 (14.71%) Wireshark
8 4 (11.76%) BGP
8 4 (11.76%) IPv6
8 4 (11.76%) OSPF
8 4 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.71%) MySQL
2 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 6 (17.65%) JIRA
1 6 (17.65%) Subversion
2 5 (14.71%) Hudson
3 1 (2.94%) Ant
3 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.94%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.94%) FishEye
3 1 (2.94%) Gradle
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Administrator
1 7 (20.59%) Principal Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Unix Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) J2EE
2 2 (5.88%) LAMP
2 2 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) Middleware
3 1 (2.94%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Clustering
2 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.71%) Digital Media
3 5 (14.71%) iPad
3 5 (14.71%) Wiki
4 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.88%) CMDB
5 2 (5.88%) Derivative
6 1 (2.94%) ASTM
6 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 33 (97.06%) Linux
2 20 (58.82%) Windows
3 14 (41.18%) CentOS
4 12 (35.29%) Unix
4 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
6 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (20.59%) SUSE
6 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (17.65%) Solaris
8 5 (14.71%) Debian
8 5 (14.71%) Ubuntu
9 2 (5.88%) AIX
10 1 (2.94%) Android
10 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
1 11 (32.35%) Load Balancing
2 10 (29.41%) DevOps
3 9 (26.47%) High Availability
4 8 (23.53%) Asset Management
5 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.76%) Migration
6 4 (11.76%) Service Management
7 3 (8.82%) Change Control
7 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
8 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Time Management
8 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Perl
2 12 (35.29%) SQL
3 11 (32.35%) Bash Shell
3 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
4 9 (26.47%) Java
4 9 (26.47%) sed
5 8 (23.53%) AWK
6 7 (20.59%) Python
7 2 (5.88%) PHP
7 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.94%) MUMPS
8 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) CCNA
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) RHCA
3 1 (2.94%) RHCE
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (23.53%) NFS
3 7 (20.59%) StorNext
4 6 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (14.71%) iptables
5 5 (14.71%) Postfix
5 5 (14.71%) XenServer
6 4 (11.76%) vSphere
7 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
8 2 (5.88%) GPFS
8 2 (5.88%) Sendmail
8 2 (5.88%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) Puppet
2 9 (26.47%) Nagios
3 5 (14.71%) ZABBIX
4 4 (11.76%) NetBackup
4 4 (11.76%) OpenView
4 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Satellite
5 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (5.88%) BladeLogic
6 2 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (5.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Red Hat
2 14 (41.18%) VMware
3 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 9 (26.47%) NetApp
5 7 (20.59%) Citrix
6 6 (17.65%) Veritas
7 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
7 5 (14.71%) F5
8 4 (11.76%) 3PAR
8 4 (11.76%) Brocade
8 4 (11.76%) HP
8 4 (11.76%) Sun
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco
9 3 (8.82%) Oracle
10 2 (5.88%) BMC
10 2 (5.88%) DataSynapse
10 2 (5.88%) Isilon
10 2 (5.88%) Reuters
10 2 (5.88%) Solace
10 2 (5.88%) Splunk
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