The table below looks at the statistics for Samba skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Samba
Rank 573 556 526
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -30
Contract jobs citing Samba 32 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.047% 0.047%
As % of the System Software category 0.60% 0.49% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 18
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£400 £413 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £188 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £413 £373
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5370 5055 4362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.87% 9.60% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3020 2718 2093
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 632 621 595
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.48 £33.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.86%

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Samba Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Samba
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Samba within the UK.

Samba Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Samba
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Samba within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Samba Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Samba
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Samba within the UK.

Samba Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Samba
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Samba within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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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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
England +6 30 £400 -3.03% 11
South West +3 13 £375 -11.76% 2
South East 0 7 £425 +21.42% 3
Wiltshire - 7 - -
Bristol -6 6 £375 -11.76% 2
London +5 4 £475 +31.03% 2
Nottingham - 3 £347 -
Slough - 3 £425 -
Berkshire - 3 £425 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £347 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £325 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £347 -
East of England - 3 £325 - 2
Scotland -5 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £135 - 1
Oxford - 2 £135 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Hampshire +6 1 £500 +42.85%
City of London -1 1 £475 +16.92%
Surrey - 1 £425 -
Stevenage - 1 £325 -
Woking - 1 £425 -

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 64 (75.29%) Linux
2 63 (74.12%) Windows
3 42 (49.41%) Perl
3 42 (49.41%) Active Directory
4 39 (45.88%) VMware
5 34 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 31 (36.47%) Puppet
7 29 (34.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (34.12%) Solaris
8 28 (32.94%) Apache
8 28 (32.94%) Firewall
8 28 (32.94%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (31.76%) Ubuntu
9 27 (31.76%) LDAP
10 26 (30.59%) WAN
11 25 (29.41%) UNIX
12 24 (28.24%) SAN
12 24 (28.24%) Security Cleared
12 24 (28.24%) SC Cleared
13 23 (27.06%) Oracle
13 23 (27.06%) LAN
14 22 (25.88%) VPN
14 22 (25.88%) Postfix
14 22 (25.88%) DevOps
14 22 (25.88%) iptables
15 21 (24.71%) Jenkins
15 21 (24.71%) CentOS
15 21 (24.71%) Hudson
15 21 (24.71%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (23.53%) Debian

Samba
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 28 (32.94%) Apache
2 18 (21.18%) nginx
2 18 (21.18%) Confluence
2 18 (21.18%) MediaWiki
3 12 (14.12%) SharePoint
4 9 (10.59%) IIS
5 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.53%) Lync
6 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.53%) iPlanet
6 3 (3.53%) JBoss
6 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.35%) MQSeries
7 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.35%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (2.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) MS Office
2 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.35%) ResourceLink
2 2 (2.35%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (1.18%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.94%) Firewall
2 27 (31.76%) LDAP
3 26 (30.59%) WAN
4 24 (28.24%) SAN
5 23 (27.06%) LAN
6 22 (25.88%) VPN
7 18 (21.18%) TCP/IP
8 16 (18.82%) DNS
9 14 (16.47%) OSPF
9 14 (16.47%) IPsec
9 14 (16.47%) BGP
9 14 (16.47%) EIGRP
9 14 (16.47%) IPv6
9 14 (16.47%) Network Security
10 8 (9.41%) NAS
11 7 (8.24%) VLAN
11 7 (8.24%) DHCP
12 5 (5.88%) SNMP
13 4 (4.71%) SSL
13 4 (4.71%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.53%) MySQL
2 19 (22.35%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (10.59%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.18%) DB2
7 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (24.71%) Jenkins
1 21 (24.71%) Hudson
2 18 (21.18%) Subversion
2 18 (21.18%) JIRA
2 18 (21.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.35%) Toad
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.18%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.18%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.18%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.35%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
2 17 (20.00%) Administrator
3 16 (18.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (15.29%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (15.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) Designer
5 11 (12.94%) Senior Designer
6 10 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (10.59%) UNIX Engineer
8 7 (8.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (8.24%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (5.88%) Programmer
10 5 (5.88%) Developer
11 4 (4.71%) Analyst
11 4 (4.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 3 (3.53%) Network Administrator
13 2 (2.35%) Applications Developer
13 2 (2.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) .NET
2 6 (7.06%) LAMP
3 3 (3.53%) J2EE
4 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.18%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.18%) Wiki
2 17 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 12 (14.12%) Clustering
4 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.53%) Statistics
7 2 (2.35%) Grid Computing
7 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.18%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (1.18%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.18%) Replication
8 1 (1.18%) FMCG
8 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 64 (75.29%) Linux
2 63 (74.12%) Windows
3 29 (34.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (34.12%) Solaris
4 27 (31.76%) Ubuntu
5 25 (29.41%) UNIX
6 21 (24.71%) CentOS
7 20 (23.53%) Debian
8 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (14.12%) AIX
10 10 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (10.59%) Mac OS X Server
12 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (9.41%) Windows 7
13 3 (3.53%) SUSE
13 3 (3.53%) HPUX
14 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) DevOps
2 21 (24.71%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (18.82%) Build Automation
3 16 (18.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (14.12%) Configuration Management
5 12 (14.12%) Load Balancing
6 10 (11.76%) Patch Management
6 10 (11.76%) ITIL
7 9 (10.59%) Open Source
8 8 (9.41%) Database Theory
8 8 (9.41%) Relational Database Theory
8 8 (9.41%) Service Delivery
8 8 (9.41%) Data Modelling
9 7 (8.24%) Migration
10 5 (5.88%) High Availability
11 3 (3.53%) Procure-to-pay
11 3 (3.53%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.53%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 42 (49.41%) Perl
2 18 (21.18%) Bash Shell
3 15 (17.65%) Ruby
3 15 (17.65%) Python
3 15 (17.65%) Java
3 15 (17.65%) Shell Script
4 13 (15.29%) SQL
5 11 (12.94%) PHP
6 7 (8.24%) C++
7 5 (5.88%) Korn
7 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.71%) C#
9 3 (3.53%) C-shell
10 2 (2.35%) VB
10 2 (2.35%) VBA
11 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (28.24%) Security Cleared
1 24 (28.24%) SC Cleared
2 12 (14.12%) RHCE
3 9 (10.59%) DV Cleared
4 8 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (9.41%) CCNA
5 5 (5.88%) Degree
6 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.35%) MCSE
7 2 (2.35%) MCSA
7 2 (2.35%) OCP
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) GxP
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (49.41%) Active Directory
2 28 (32.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (25.88%) Postfix
3 22 (25.88%) iptables
4 15 (17.65%) XenServer
5 13 (15.29%) NFS
6 5 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (3.53%) KVM
8 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.53%) XenApp
8 3 (3.53%) vSphere
9 2 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.18%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (1.18%) Firmware
10 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 31 (36.47%) Puppet
2 18 (21.18%) ZABBIX
3 12 (14.12%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (12.94%) Salt
5 9 (10.59%) WSUS
5 9 (10.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (3.53%) Ansible
6 3 (3.53%) SCCM
6 3 (3.53%) OpenView
7 2 (2.35%) Nagios
7 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (2.35%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (2.35%) DatAdvantage
8 1 (1.18%) Opsview
8 1 (1.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (1.18%) SCOM
8 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (1.18%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 39 (45.88%) VMware
2 34 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 23 (27.06%) Oracle
4 18 (21.18%) Cisco
5 15 (17.65%) Sun
5 15 (17.65%) Citrix
6 9 (10.59%) HP
6 9 (10.59%) Apple
7 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
8 7 (8.24%) NetApp
9 5 (5.88%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.71%) EMC
10 4 (4.71%) Veritas
11 3 (3.53%) Brocade
11 3 (3.53%) PlateSpin
11 3 (3.53%) ProCurve
11 3 (3.53%) F5
11 3 (3.53%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.35%) Cognos
12 2 (2.35%) IBM
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