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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Samba
England / London
Rank 382 401 396
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Contract jobs citing Samba 15 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.089% 0.094%
As % of the System Software category 0.68% 0.92% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 12
Median daily rate £408 £320 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £355 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £293 £350
% change year-on-year
+19.55% -16.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2207 2058 2010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.39% 9.60% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1549 1390 1336
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 96 116
Median hourly rate £22.42 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.00% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £32.95 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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
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 24 February 2017. 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 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
New Malden - 8 - - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £375 -
Samba
England

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) Unix
3 15 (60.00%) NFS
4 14 (56.00%) SQL
5 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (48.00%) DNS
6 12 (48.00%) Nagios
6 12 (48.00%) VMware
7 10 (40.00%) Perl
7 10 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
8 9 (36.00%) LDAP
8 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
9 8 (32.00%) Finance
9 8 (32.00%) SNMP
9 8 (32.00%) HP
9 8 (32.00%) Python
9 8 (32.00%) FreeBSD
9 8 (32.00%) Snort
9 8 (32.00%) tcsh
10 7 (28.00%) Open Source
10 7 (28.00%) Change Control
10 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (28.00%) Multicast
10 7 (28.00%) SmokePing
10 7 (28.00%) logstash
10 7 (28.00%) Kibana
10 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (28.00%) Windows

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 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (16.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) nginx
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (48.00%) DNS
3 9 (36.00%) LDAP
4 8 (32.00%) SNMP
5 7 (28.00%) Multicast
6 4 (16.00%) SAN
6 4 (16.00%) SSL
7 2 (8.00%) DHCP
7 2 (8.00%) Firewall
7 2 (8.00%) FTP
7 2 (8.00%) SSH
8 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Metasploit
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Systems Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Unix Engineer
1 7 (28.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (16.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Integrator
4 4 (16.00%) Unix Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Unix Systems Integrator
5 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) Linux Specialist
5 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (16.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) CLARiiON
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Derivative
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Replication
3 2 (8.00%) RIA
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) Unix
3 10 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (32.00%) FreeBSD
5 7 (28.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.00%) Solaris
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (8.00%) Debian
7 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
7 2 (8.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Change Control
1 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (28.00%) Open Source
2 4 (16.00%) Change Management
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 4 (16.00%) SDLC
2 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (16.00%) Service Management
3 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (8.00%) High Availability
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security
4 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) Perl
3 8 (32.00%) Python
3 8 (32.00%) tcsh
4 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (16.00%) Java
5 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) RHCE
4 2 (8.00%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO27005
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) NFS
2 8 (32.00%) Snort
3 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (20.00%) vSphere
5 4 (16.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (8.00%) GlusterFS
6 2 (8.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (4.00%) KVM
7 1 (4.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Nagios
2 7 (28.00%) Kibana
2 7 (28.00%) logstash
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 7 (28.00%) SmokePing
3 6 (24.00%) Puppet
3 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (16.00%) Ansible
4 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
4 4 (16.00%) OpenView
5 2 (8.00%) BladeLogic
5 2 (8.00%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (8.00%) systemd
6 1 (4.00%) Nessus
6 1 (4.00%) OpenVAS
6 1 (4.00%) OSSEC
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (32.00%) HP
4 6 (24.00%) 3PAR
4 6 (24.00%) Sun
4 6 (24.00%) Veritas
5 4 (16.00%) Brocade
5 4 (16.00%) NetApp
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 2 (8.00%) BMC
6 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 2 (8.00%) IBM
6 2 (8.00%) Symantec
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire
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