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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Samba
England / South West
Rank - 141 136
Contract jobs citing Samba 0 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category - 2.05% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Median daily rate - £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £293 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.37% -16.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
291 342 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.08% 11.49% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 202 149
Median daily rate £318 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.61% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £125 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 30 48
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.40 £10.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.90 £31.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Samba as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Samba also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Samba.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Fedora
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Fedora
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS