The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Samba
Rank 406 389 392
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Contract jobs citing Samba 5 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.10% 0.087%
As % of the System Software category 0.24% 1.31% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 13
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£369 £465 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.69% +16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £418 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2082 1907 2100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.82% 7.87% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1309 1138 1161
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £204 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 161 205
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.93 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Samba
England

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
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 25 July 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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England

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) J2EE
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) LDAP
5 3 (33.33%) NFS
5 3 (33.33%) Solaris
5 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
6 2 (22.22%) Time Management
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (22.22%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (22.22%) ClearQuest
6 2 (22.22%) X.500
6 2 (22.22%) CMMI
6 2 (22.22%) Sun

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) MediaWiki
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LDAP
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) FTP
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) X.500
2 2 (22.22%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) OpenVPN
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) SSH
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Ant
1 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
1 2 (22.22%) ClearQuest
1 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Management Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) JSP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) JSF
2 1 (11.11%) Zend Framework
2 1 (11.11%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) CLARiiON
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) AIX
4 2 (22.22%) HPUX
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) CMMI
2 2 (22.22%) RUP
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) HND
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) RACF
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (11.11%) ACF2
2 1 (11.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (11.11%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) JBoss
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Zend
4 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) BMC
4 1 (11.11%) CA
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas
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