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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Samba
Rank 422 427 425
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Samba 14 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.030% 0.021%
As % of the System Software category 0.54% 0.31% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 4
Median daily rate £393 £300 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.83% -18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £288 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £413 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £439 £375
% change year-on-year
-19.65% +17.00%
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
2602 2294 2252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.75% 9.74% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1830 1515 1388
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £203 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 111 161
Median hourly rate £14.02 £18.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.19% +7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.08 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

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 July 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 July 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 - 2 £393 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £375 -
Samba
England

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (83.33%) Linux
2 25 (69.44%) Windows
3 23 (63.89%) Perl
4 22 (61.11%) Red Hat
5 16 (44.44%) VMware
6 14 (38.89%) FTP
6 14 (38.89%) CentOS
7 13 (36.11%) Shell Script
8 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (33.33%) LDAP
8 12 (33.33%) Python
8 12 (33.33%) SQL
8 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 11 (30.56%) Load Balancing
9 11 (30.56%) Puppet
9 11 (30.56%) VPN
9 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
9 11 (30.56%) Firewall
10 10 (27.78%) SAN
10 10 (27.78%) Unix
10 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
10 10 (27.78%) Relational Database
10 10 (27.78%) DevOps
11 9 (25.00%) sed
11 9 (25.00%) Network Security
11 9 (25.00%) IPsec
12 8 (22.22%) AWK
12 8 (22.22%) Asset Management
12 8 (22.22%) IIS

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 (22.22%) IIS
2 7 (19.44%) Confluence
3 5 (13.89%) Apache
3 5 (13.89%) JBoss
3 5 (13.89%) MediaWiki
3 5 (13.89%) MQSeries
3 5 (13.89%) nginx
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.78%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) FTP
2 12 (33.33%) LDAP
3 11 (30.56%) Firewall
3 11 (30.56%) VPN
4 10 (27.78%) SAN
5 9 (25.00%) IPsec
5 9 (25.00%) Network Security
6 7 (19.44%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (19.44%) NAS
7 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 5 (13.89%) HTTP
8 5 (13.89%) HTTPS
8 5 (13.89%) LAN
8 5 (13.89%) tcpdump
8 5 (13.89%) Wireshark
9 4 (11.11%) BGP
9 4 (11.11%) EIGRP
9 4 (11.11%) IPv6
9 4 (11.11%) OSPF
9 4 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.89%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 6 (16.67%) JIRA
1 6 (16.67%) Subversion
2 5 (13.89%) Hudson
3 1 (2.78%) Ant
3 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.78%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.78%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.78%) FishEye
3 1 (2.78%) Gradle
3 1 (2.78%) Maven
3 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) Principal Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) IT Support
7 1 (2.78%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) J2EE
2 2 (5.56%) LAMP
2 2 (5.56%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.67%) Clustering
2 6 (16.67%) Wiki
3 5 (13.89%) Digital Media
3 5 (13.89%) iPad
4 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.56%) CMDB
6 1 (2.78%) ASTM
6 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Linux
2 25 (69.44%) Windows
3 14 (38.89%) CentOS
4 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (27.78%) Unix
6 7 (19.44%) SUSE
6 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (16.67%) Mac OS X
8 5 (13.89%) Debian
8 5 (13.89%) Mac OS X Server
8 5 (13.89%) Ubuntu
9 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (8.33%) Solaris
10 2 (5.56%) AIX
10 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
11 1 (2.78%) Android
11 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
11 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Load Balancing
2 10 (27.78%) DevOps
3 8 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 8 (22.22%) ITIL
4 6 (16.67%) High Availability
5 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.11%) Migration
7 3 (8.33%) Change Control
7 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.33%) Open Source
8 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (5.56%) Database Theory
8 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.56%) Relational Database Theory
8 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Security Management
8 2 (5.56%) Time Management
8 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) Perl
2 13 (36.11%) Shell Script
3 12 (33.33%) Python
3 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
5 9 (25.00%) sed
6 8 (22.22%) AWK
6 8 (22.22%) Java
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) MUMPS
8 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) CCNA
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) RHCA
4 1 (2.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 7 (19.44%) StorNext
4 6 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (13.89%) iptables
5 5 (13.89%) Postfix
5 5 (13.89%) XenServer
6 4 (11.11%) NFS
7 2 (5.56%) GPFS
7 2 (5.56%) Sendmail
7 2 (5.56%) Slurm Workload Manager
8 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Puppet
2 6 (16.67%) Nagios
3 5 (13.89%) WSUS
3 5 (13.89%) ZABBIX
4 2 (5.56%) BladeLogic
4 2 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (5.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.78%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (2.78%) OpenView
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Red Hat
2 16 (44.44%) VMware
3 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
4 7 (19.44%) Citrix
5 6 (16.67%) NetApp
6 5 (13.89%) Apple
6 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
6 5 (13.89%) F5
7 3 (8.33%) Cisco
7 3 (8.33%) Veritas
8 2 (5.56%) BMC
8 2 (5.56%) DataSynapse
8 2 (5.56%) Isilon
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle
8 2 (5.56%) Reuters
8 2 (5.56%) Solace
8 2 (5.56%) Splunk
9 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.78%) Brocade
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Hays - Kingston University
Salary: Excellent Benefits
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