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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Samba
Rank 135 145 122
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Contract jobs citing Samba 10 5 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.16% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 2.44% 1.51% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 23
Median daily rate £393 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £439 £375
% change year-on-year
-19.65% +17.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year
+199.75% -
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
409 331 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.41% 10.32% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 170 183
Median daily rate £386 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £150 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 49 44
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -2.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £13.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.19 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Samba within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -5 7 £475 -
Dorset - 3 £393 -
Samba
England

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) Perl
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
1 23 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 23 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 23 (100.00%) Puppet
2 17 (73.91%) Configuration Management
3 16 (69.57%) Solaris
3 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
3 16 (69.57%) RHCE
3 16 (69.57%) Apache
3 16 (69.57%) Tomcat
3 16 (69.57%) MySQL
3 16 (69.57%) Oracle
3 16 (69.57%) Wiki
3 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
3 16 (69.57%) CentOS
3 16 (69.57%) LAMP
3 16 (69.57%) JIRA
4 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
5 7 (30.43%) F5
5 7 (30.43%) Network Security
5 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (30.43%) Load Balancing
5 7 (30.43%) Firewall
5 7 (30.43%) IPsec
5 7 (30.43%) VMware
5 7 (30.43%) ITIL
5 7 (30.43%) J2EE
5 7 (30.43%) Java
5 7 (30.43%) Unix

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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (69.57%) Apache
1 16 (69.57%) Tomcat
2 7 (30.43%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) FTP
2 7 (30.43%) HTTP
2 7 (30.43%) HTTPS
2 7 (30.43%) IPsec
2 7 (30.43%) LDAP
2 7 (30.43%) NAS
2 7 (30.43%) Network Security
2 7 (30.43%) VPN
3 6 (26.09%) tcpdump
3 6 (26.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (69.57%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) JIRA
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) Designer
4 7 (30.43%) Senior Designer
5 4 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Linux Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Linux Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) LAMP
2 7 (30.43%) J2EE
3 2 (8.70%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Wiki
2 6 (26.09%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (69.57%) CentOS
2 16 (69.57%) Solaris
3 7 (30.43%) Unix
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Configuration Management
2 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Load Balancing
3 4 (17.39%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) BCP
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Perl
2 7 (30.43%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) Python
3 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) RHCE
1 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (100.00%) Puppet
2 7 (30.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (69.57%) Oracle
3 7 (30.43%) F5
3 7 (30.43%) NetApp
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint