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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Samba
Rank 410 421 421
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs citing Samba 23 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.026% 0.022%
As % of the System Software category 0.94% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 4
Median daily rate £393 £475 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.36% +28.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £335 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £413
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year
+199.75% -
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
2449 2232 2107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.30% 9.71% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1754 1492 1292
Median daily rate £445 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.27% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 120 151
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £40.00 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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
Croydon - 5 £393 -
Ealing - 3 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £375 -
Samba
England

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 30 (73.17%) Perl
1 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 28 (68.29%) Linux
3 22 (53.66%) VMware
4 21 (51.22%) Red Hat
5 20 (48.78%) Shell Script
6 19 (46.34%) Python
7 18 (43.90%) Windows Server
8 15 (36.59%) Active Directory
9 14 (34.15%) FTP
10 13 (31.71%) SQL
10 13 (31.71%) Mac OS X
10 13 (31.71%) CentOS
11 12 (29.27%) WSUS
11 12 (29.27%) Mac OS X Server
11 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
12 11 (26.83%) Apple
12 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (26.83%) LDAP
13 10 (24.39%) Firewall
13 10 (24.39%) Unix
13 10 (24.39%) SAN
13 10 (24.39%) VPN
13 10 (24.39%) Load Balancing
13 10 (24.39%) Bash Shell
13 10 (24.39%) Puppet
13 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
14 9 (21.95%) DevOps
14 9 (21.95%) 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 8 (19.51%) IIS
2 6 (14.63%) Confluence
3 5 (12.20%) MQSeries
4 4 (9.76%) Apache
4 4 (9.76%) JBoss
4 4 (9.76%) MediaWiki
4 4 (9.76%) nginx
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.44%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) FTP
2 11 (26.83%) LDAP
3 10 (24.39%) Firewall
3 10 (24.39%) SAN
3 10 (24.39%) VPN
4 9 (21.95%) IPsec
4 9 (21.95%) Network Security
5 7 (17.07%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (17.07%) NAS
6 6 (14.63%) LAN
6 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
7 5 (12.20%) HTTP
7 5 (12.20%) HTTPS
7 5 (12.20%) tcpdump
7 5 (12.20%) Wireshark
8 4 (9.76%) BGP
8 4 (9.76%) EIGRP
8 4 (9.76%) IPv6
8 4 (9.76%) OSPF
8 4 (9.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.76%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
1 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
1 5 (12.20%) JIRA
1 5 (12.20%) Subversion
2 4 (9.76%) Hudson
3 1 (2.44%) Ant
3 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.44%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.44%) FishEye
3 1 (2.44%) Gradle
3 1 (2.44%) Maven
3 1 (2.44%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Administrator
2 9 (21.95%) Support Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (17.07%) Principal Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Applications Support
6 3 (7.32%) Applications Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Applications Support Manager
6 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Support Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Unix Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) J2EE
2 2 (4.88%) LAMP
2 2 (4.88%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (4.88%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.44%) Middleware
3 1 (2.44%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.20%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) Digital Media
2 5 (12.20%) iPad
2 5 (12.20%) Wiki
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.88%) CMDB
5 1 (2.44%) ASTM
5 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 28 (68.29%) Linux
3 18 (43.90%) Windows Server
4 13 (31.71%) CentOS
4 13 (31.71%) Mac OS X
5 12 (29.27%) Mac OS X Server
6 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (24.39%) Unix
8 7 (17.07%) SUSE
8 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (9.76%) Debian
9 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu
10 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (7.32%) Solaris
11 2 (4.88%) AIX
11 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
12 1 (2.44%) Android
12 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
12 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
12 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Load Balancing
2 9 (21.95%) DevOps
3 8 (19.51%) Asset Management
3 8 (19.51%) ITIL
3 8 (19.51%) Open Source
4 5 (12.20%) High Availability
5 4 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.76%) Migration
6 3 (7.32%) Change Control
7 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (4.88%) Database Theory
7 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.88%) Relational Database Theory
7 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Security Management
7 2 (4.88%) Time Management
7 2 (4.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) Perl
2 20 (48.78%) Shell Script
3 19 (46.34%) Python
4 13 (31.71%) SQL
5 10 (24.39%) Bash Shell
6 9 (21.95%) sed
7 8 (19.51%) AWK
7 8 (19.51%) Java
8 2 (4.88%) PHP
9 1 (2.44%) MUMPS
9 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) CCNA
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) RHCA
3 1 (2.44%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) HL7
System Software
1 15 (36.59%) Active Directory
2 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.07%) StorNext
4 6 (14.63%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (9.76%) iptables
5 4 (9.76%) NFS
5 4 (9.76%) Postfix
5 4 (9.76%) XenServer
6 2 (4.88%) GPFS
6 2 (4.88%) Sendmail
6 2 (4.88%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (29.27%) WSUS
2 10 (24.39%) Puppet
3 6 (14.63%) Nagios
4 4 (9.76%) ZABBIX
5 2 (4.88%) BladeLogic
5 2 (4.88%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (4.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.44%) NetVault Backup
6 1 (2.44%) OpenView
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) VMware
2 21 (51.22%) Red Hat
3 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.83%) Apple
5 6 (14.63%) Citrix
5 6 (14.63%) NetApp
6 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
6 5 (12.20%) F5
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco
7 3 (7.32%) Veritas
8 2 (4.88%) BMC
8 2 (4.88%) DataSynapse
8 2 (4.88%) Isilon
8 2 (4.88%) Reuters
8 2 (4.88%) Solace
8 2 (4.88%) Splunk
9 1 (2.44%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.44%) Brocade
9 1 (2.44%) Sonatype