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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Samba
Rank 394 411 383
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Contract jobs citing Samba 16 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.017% 0.027%
As % of the System Software category 0.82% 0.21% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 4
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£333 £400 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.87% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £298 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Samba
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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
1940 1935 1754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.70% 7.99% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1295 1167 1061
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £318 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 146 161
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £27.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +6.45%

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
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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Samba within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 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 +21 3 £400 -11.11% 2
Samba
England

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 17 (62.96%) Linux
4 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
5 15 (55.56%) Perl
5 15 (55.56%) Puppet
6 14 (51.85%) Ubuntu
7 12 (44.44%) Shell Script
8 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (37.04%) Python
8 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (33.33%) Open Source
9 9 (33.33%) LDAP
9 9 (33.33%) LAN
9 9 (33.33%) WAN
9 9 (33.33%) Apple
9 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 9 (33.33%) Mac OS X Server
9 9 (33.33%) WSUS
10 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
10 8 (29.63%) NFS
10 8 (29.63%) Apache
10 8 (29.63%) DevOps
11 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
11 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
11 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
11 7 (25.93%) MySQL
11 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (25.93%) CentOS
11 7 (25.93%) Git (software)

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (29.63%) Apache
2 6 (22.22%) Confluence
2 6 (22.22%) MediaWiki
3 5 (18.52%) nginx
4 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
5 3 (11.11%) IIS
6 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) ResourceLink
1 2 (7.41%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (3.70%) RMDS
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) LDAP
1 9 (33.33%) LAN
1 9 (33.33%) WAN
2 6 (22.22%) VPN
2 6 (22.22%) IPv6
2 6 (22.22%) SAN
2 6 (22.22%) OSPF
2 6 (22.22%) BGP
2 6 (22.22%) EIGRP
2 6 (22.22%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) IPsec
2 6 (22.22%) Network Security
2 6 (22.22%) NAS
3 4 (14.81%) DNS
3 4 (14.81%) SSL
3 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Subversion
1 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
1 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
2 6 (22.22%) Hudson
2 6 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Administrator
2 10 (37.04%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Development Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Data Governance Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) LAMP
3 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (33.33%) Open Source
3 6 (22.22%) Wiki
4 3 (11.11%) Clustering
5 2 (7.41%) Statistics
5 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.70%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (3.70%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Linux
3 14 (51.85%) Ubuntu
4 9 (33.33%) Mac OS X Server
5 7 (25.93%) CentOS
6 6 (22.22%) UNIX
7 5 (18.52%) Debian
8 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (14.81%) Solaris
9 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
10 1 (3.70%) AIX
10 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 8 (29.63%) DevOps
3 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (22.22%) Build Automation
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) High Availability
6 3 (11.11%) Database Theory
6 3 (11.11%) Relational Database Theory
7 2 (7.41%) Data Governance
7 2 (7.41%) Information Security
7 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
8 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.70%) Migration
8 1 (3.70%) SOA
8 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Perl
2 12 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 10 (37.04%) Python
4 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
5 6 (22.22%) Ruby
6 5 (18.52%) Java
7 4 (14.81%) PHP
7 4 (14.81%) SQL
8 3 (11.11%) VBA
9 1 (3.70%) VB
9 1 (3.70%) Korn
9 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GxP
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (29.63%) NFS
4 6 (22.22%) iptables
4 6 (22.22%) Postfix
4 6 (22.22%) XenServer
5 1 (3.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (55.56%) Puppet
2 9 (33.33%) WSUS
3 7 (25.93%) ZABBIX
4 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (14.81%) Salt
5 1 (3.70%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (3.70%) Nagios
5 1 (3.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Apple
3 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
4 6 (22.22%) Citrix
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle
7 3 (11.11%) NetApp
8 2 (7.41%) Novell
8 2 (7.41%) IBM
8 2 (7.41%) Business Objects
8 2 (7.41%) HP
8 2 (7.41%) EMC
8 2 (7.41%) Epicor
9 1 (3.70%) SAP
9 1 (3.70%) Sybase
9 1 (3.70%) Veritas
9 1 (3.70%) Splunk
9 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
9 1 (3.70%) Varonis
9 1 (3.70%) Reuters
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Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £376 per day + DOE
Posted: 17 days ago