Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Samba skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Samba over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Samba
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 109 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +82
Contract jobs citing Samba 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.56% 0.058% -
As % of the System Software category 5.14% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Bristol median daily rate £325 £215 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.16% - -
South West median daily rate £325 £393 £370
% change year-on-year -17.20% +6.08% -12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 - -

Samba is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 214 204 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 10.99% 11.89% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 138 87
Bristol median daily rate £338 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% - -13.33%
10th Percentile £151 £124 £122
90th Percentile £568 £579 £488
South West median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 36
Bristol median hourly rate £15.25 £13.31 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.60% -19.35% +32.00%
10th Percentile £11.83 £10.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £40.30 £55.50 £30.00
South West median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £19.27
% change year-on-year +28.57% -27.33% +16.76%

Samba
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Samba as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Samba in Bristol

Samba
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Samba in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Samba.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (90.91%) WAN
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Shell Script
3 9 (81.82%) CentOS
3 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (81.82%) NFS
3 9 (81.82%) Python
3 9 (81.82%) LAN
3 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 9 (81.82%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (72.73%) NUKE
4 8 (72.73%) Photoshop
4 8 (72.73%) Houdini
4 8 (72.73%) Maya
5 7 (63.64%) Animation
5 7 (63.64%) Visual Effects
6 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
6 2 (18.18%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (18.18%) F5
6 2 (18.18%) High Availability
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (18.18%) iPlanet
6 2 (18.18%) Clustering

Samba
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) iPlanet
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Houdini
1 8 (72.73%) Maya
1 8 (72.73%) NUKE
1 8 (72.73%) Photoshop
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) FCoE
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) LDAP
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Administrator
1 10 (90.91%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (63.64%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (63.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (63.64%) Animation
3 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) CentOS
3 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) AIX
4 2 (18.18%) HPUX
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) SUSE
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Visual Effects
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Shell Script
2 9 (81.82%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) C-shell
3 1 (9.09%) Korn
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
1 9 (81.82%) NFS
2 2 (18.18%) Firmware
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) KVM
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) F5
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Sun
3 1 (9.09%) Cognos
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Opsware
3 1 (9.09%) PlateSpin
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas
3 1 (9.09%) VMware