The table below looks at the statistics for Samba skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Samba
Rank 239 235 221
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing Samba 19 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.034% 0.013%
As % of the System Software category 1.65% 0.29% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
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£332 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1153 1020 846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.94% 11.54% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 588 463 397
Average daily rate £375 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 124 171
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.35 £31.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £16.25 £16.13
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +0.77%

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Samba Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Samba
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Samba Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Samba
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Samba across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Samba Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Samba
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Samba Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Samba
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Samba within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Hampshire +2 17 £314 -
Berkshire - 2 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Samba
England

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) UNIX
2 17 (60.71%) Red Hat
3 16 (57.14%) SAN
4 14 (50.00%) AIX
5 13 (46.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 13 (46.43%) Service Delivery
6 10 (35.71%) Solaris
6 10 (35.71%) Windows
7 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 8 (28.57%) MS Office
7 8 (28.57%) C++
7 8 (28.57%) Java
8 7 (25.00%) .NET
8 7 (25.00%) Migration
9 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
9 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
10 4 (14.29%) Perl
10 4 (14.29%) C#
10 4 (14.29%) VMware
11 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
11 3 (10.71%) SQL
11 3 (10.71%) Apache
11 3 (10.71%) LDAP
11 3 (10.71%) Sun
12 2 (7.14%) IPv6
12 2 (7.14%) IBM
12 2 (7.14%) HP
12 2 (7.14%) EMC
12 2 (7.14%) Citrix

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
2 2 (7.14%) MediaWiki
3 1 (3.57%) nginx
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) LDAP
3 2 (7.14%) IPv6
3 2 (7.14%) OSPF
3 2 (7.14%) BGP
3 2 (7.14%) EIGRP
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) IPsec
3 2 (7.14%) LAN
3 2 (7.14%) WAN
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.14%) VPN
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security
3 2 (7.14%) PuTTY
4 1 (3.57%) SSH
4 1 (3.57%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) SSL
4 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Toad
1 2 (7.14%) Hudson
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) UNIX Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Programmer
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX Support
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Wiki
1 2 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) UNIX
3 14 (50.00%) AIX
4 10 (35.71%) Solaris
4 10 (35.71%) Windows
5 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.14%) CentOS
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.57%) SUSE
7 1 (3.57%) Debian
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Service Delivery
2 7 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (3.57%) Coaching
4 1 (3.57%) Database Theory
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database Theory
4 1 (3.57%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (3.57%) Document Management
4 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Build Automation
4 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) C++
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) Perl
2 4 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) C
4 2 (7.14%) Bourne shell
4 2 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) Korn
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) XenServer
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.14%) Postfix
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (3.57%) Sendmail
2 1 (3.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Veritas File System
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) NFS
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.57%) Salt
3 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.57%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (3.57%) YaST
3 1 (3.57%) Legato
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Red Hat
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Sun
4 2 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) EMC
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) Veritas
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Computacenter
5 1 (3.57%) NetApp
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft