The first table below looks at the demand for Samba skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the West Midlands region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Samba
Rank 117 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Samba 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.041% 0.25% -
As % of the System Software category 0.47% 2.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £345 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
211 214 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.72% 10.90% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 101 70
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £177 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 37 33
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £25.00 £22.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Samba
England

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Samba Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Samba
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Samba Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Samba
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Samba within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
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Samba
England

Samba
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
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