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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Samba
Rank 259 250 226
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -24
Contract jobs citing Samba 2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.011% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.18% 0.097% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
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£313 £475 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% +44.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
+17.00% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 - -
Samba
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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
1138 1026 1126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.94% 11.16% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 519 554
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 124 156
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.73 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -10.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.88 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £30.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

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
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 31 July 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
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £313 -
Samba
England

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) Solaris
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
5 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) 3PAR
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (23.08%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (23.08%) Brocade
6 3 (23.08%) VLAN
6 3 (23.08%) SCCM
6 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) vSphere
6 3 (23.08%) Lync

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) Lync
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) MediaWiki
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) VPN
3 3 (23.08%) SNMP
3 3 (23.08%) VLAN
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (23.08%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (23.08%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (15.38%) LDAP
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
5 1 (7.69%) PBX
5 1 (7.69%) IPsec
5 1 (7.69%) SSH
5 1 (7.69%) IPv6
5 1 (7.69%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) DB2
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 1 (7.69%) Toad
1 1 (7.69%) ClearQuest
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) StarTeam
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) Hudson
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Developer
1 2 (15.38%) Consultant
1 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (15.38%) Programmer
1 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (15.38%) Administrator
1 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) CGI
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Wiki
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Solaris
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) UNIX
7 1 (7.69%) CentOS
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Debian
7 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
2 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.69%) Database Theory
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database Theory
2 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
2 1 (7.69%) Server Building
2 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) Korn
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) MCSA
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (23.08%) XenApp
3 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
3 3 (23.08%) vSphere
4 2 (15.38%) iptables
5 1 (7.69%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (7.69%) NFS
5 1 (7.69%) XenServer
5 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.69%) Postfix
5 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
2 1 (7.69%) Cacti
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Salt
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Brocade
3 3 (23.08%) ProCurve
3 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
3 3 (23.08%) 3PAR
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) Sun