The table below looks at the statistics for Samba skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Samba
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Samba 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
Samba
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

System Software Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
250 232 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.81% 8.54% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 115 80
Average daily rate £343 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.43% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £183 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 17
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £15.90 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Samba across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Samba Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Samba
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Samba across the Scotland region.

Samba Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Samba
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Samba across the Scotland region.

Samba Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) C-shell
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) Korn
4 2 (40.00%) Animation
4 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) CentOS
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Kerberos
4 2 (40.00%) NFS
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (40.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (40.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) C-shell
3 2 (40.00%) Korn
3 2 (40.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) OCP
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware