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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 - 70
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Samba 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.24% - 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 2.53% - 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £405 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £49.46 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.96% +199.75%  

Samba is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 79 108 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 9.53% 12.74% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 68 44
Median daily rate £383 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.69% +12.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £34.00 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +177.55% -18.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

Samba
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Samba as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 24 June 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 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis

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 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) FCoE
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C-shell
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) KVM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Opsware
2 1 (50.00%) PlateSpin
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
Bristol, Somerset
Robert Half
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