The table below looks at the statistics for Samba skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Samba
Rank 124 119 141
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Contract jobs citing Samba 13 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.58% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 3.78% 5.84% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 8
Average daily rate £425 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £408 £413
% change year-on-year
-15.95% -1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 South West region.

System Software Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
344 308 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.74% 9.95% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 148 191
Average daily rate £350 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £175 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 49 37
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.06 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.22% +43.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £32.50 £25.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Samba Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Samba
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Samba Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Samba
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Samba across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Samba Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Samba
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Samba Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Samba
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Wiltshire -1 9 £488 -
Dorset - 4 £393 - 2
Samba
England

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 27 (100.00%) Linux
1 27 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 26 (96.30%) Puppet
3 25 (92.59%) Perl
4 23 (85.19%) Oracle
5 21 (77.78%) Configuration Management
6 18 (66.67%) Security Cleared
7 16 (59.26%) Load Balancing
7 16 (59.26%) Python
8 15 (55.56%) ITIL
8 15 (55.56%) NetApp
8 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
9 14 (51.85%) Finance
9 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
10 12 (44.44%) Bash Shell
10 12 (44.44%) Oracle Linux
10 12 (44.44%) AWK
10 12 (44.44%) sed
11 11 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (40.74%) LAMP
11 11 (40.74%) JIRA
11 11 (40.74%) ITIL V3
11 11 (40.74%) Wiki
11 11 (40.74%) CentOS
11 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
11 11 (40.74%) RHCE
11 11 (40.74%) MySQL
11 11 (40.74%) Apache
11 11 (40.74%) Tomcat

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 11 (40.74%) Apache
1 11 (40.74%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) FTP
2 4 (14.81%) HTTP
2 4 (14.81%) HTTPS
2 4 (14.81%) IPsec
2 4 (14.81%) LDAP
2 4 (14.81%) NAS
2 4 (14.81%) Network Security
2 4 (14.81%) VPN
3 3 (11.11%) tcpdump
3 3 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) JIRA
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Project Manager
2 7 (25.93%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Designer
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Designer
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) LAMP
2 4 (14.81%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Wiki
2 3 (11.11%) iPad
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Oracle Linux
3 11 (40.74%) CentOS
3 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (40.74%) Solaris
4 5 (18.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Configuration Management
2 16 (59.26%) Load Balancing
3 15 (55.56%) ITIL
4 11 (40.74%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) BCP
6 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) Perl
2 16 (59.26%) Python
3 12 (44.44%) AWK
3 12 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 12 (44.44%) sed
4 4 (14.81%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
3 11 (40.74%) RHCE
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) HND
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 10 (37.04%) NFS
3 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (96.30%) Puppet
2 11 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (14.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 23 (85.19%) Oracle
3 15 (55.56%) NetApp
4 4 (14.81%) F5
4 4 (14.81%) VMware
5 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
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