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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Samba
Rank 386 379 320
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -59
Contract jobs citing Samba 12 14 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.065% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 0.64% 0.76% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 37
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£425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £270 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £427 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £375
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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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
1888 1842 1626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.94% 8.55% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1239 1139 933
Average daily rate £400 £380 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 109 210
Average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.64% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £25.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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 - - - - 3
Samba
England

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Apache
3 8 (53.33%) NFS
4 7 (46.67%) LDAP
4 7 (46.67%) LAN
4 7 (46.67%) WAN
4 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
5 6 (40.00%) Postfix
5 6 (40.00%) CentOS
5 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (40.00%) ZABBIX
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (40.00%) Subversion
5 6 (40.00%) Perl
5 6 (40.00%) MySQL
5 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (40.00%) DevOps
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
6 5 (33.33%) IPsec
6 5 (33.33%) OSPF
6 5 (33.33%) BGP
6 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 5 (33.33%) IPv6
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) Citrix

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (53.33%) Apache
2 5 (33.33%) Confluence
2 5 (33.33%) MediaWiki
3 4 (26.67%) nginx
3 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) IntelliMatch
1 2 (13.33%) ResourceLink
2 1 (6.67%) RMDS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) LDAP
1 7 (46.67%) LAN
1 7 (46.67%) WAN
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
2 5 (33.33%) IPsec
2 5 (33.33%) OSPF
2 5 (33.33%) BGP
2 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 5 (33.33%) IPv6
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) NAS
3 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (13.33%) FTP
5 2 (13.33%) HTTP
6 1 (6.67%) SMTP
6 1 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) MS Access
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (40.00%) Subversion
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 5 (33.33%) Hudson
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Development Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Data Governance Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Wiki
2 4 (26.67%) Clustering
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Statistics
5 1 (6.67%) CLARiiON
5 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) CentOS
4 4 (26.67%) Ubuntu
4 4 (26.67%) UNIX
4 4 (26.67%) Debian
5 3 (20.00%) Solaris
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (6.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (40.00%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Database Theory
4 2 (13.33%) Relational Database Theory
4 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
2 6 (40.00%) Perl
3 5 (33.33%) Ruby
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) PHP
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) VBA
5 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (53.33%) NFS
2 6 (40.00%) Postfix
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) XenServer
4 1 (6.67%) Squid
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (6.67%) Corosync
4 1 (6.67%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) ZABBIX
2 5 (33.33%) Puppet
3 3 (20.00%) Salt
3 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (13.33%) Nagios
5 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (6.67%) BladeLogic
5 1 (6.67%) Cacti
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) Epicor
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) Novell
4 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (6.67%) Sybase
5 1 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) BMC
5 1 (6.67%) Veritas
5 1 (6.67%) Reuters
5 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
5 1 (6.67%) Splunk
5 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
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