The table below looks at the statistics for Cobbler skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cobbler over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cobbler
Rank 625 619 591
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -28
Contract jobs citing Cobbler 8 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.030% 0.034%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.14% 0.34% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 4
Median daily rate £388 £350 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cobbler
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5625 4683 4251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.12% 8.84% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3678 2890 2486
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 142 147
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +19.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.45 £31.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.07 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+32.87% +8.06%

Cobbler
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Cobbler as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Cobbler Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cobbler
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Cobbler Daily Rate Trend in England

Cobbler
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cobbler across the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Cobbler Daily Rate Histogram in England

Cobbler
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cobbler within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
London +4 4 £450 -
East of England - 3 £340 -
South East +15 1 - -
Cobbler
UK

Cobbler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cobbler 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 England region with a requirement for Cobbler.

1 32 (96.97%) Linux
2 30 (90.91%) Puppet
3 20 (60.61%) Open Source
4 19 (57.58%) DevOps
5 18 (54.55%) Configuration Management
6 17 (51.52%) Red Hat
6 17 (51.52%) Nagios
7 16 (48.48%) SQL
7 16 (48.48%) Unix
8 15 (45.45%) Windows
8 15 (45.45%) ITIL
8 15 (45.45%) EMC
8 15 (45.45%) Splunk
8 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
8 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (42.42%) Oracle
9 14 (42.42%) Python
10 13 (39.39%) DNS
10 13 (39.39%) SAN
10 13 (39.39%) Load Balancing
10 13 (39.39%) Bash Shell
11 12 (36.36%) vSphere
11 12 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (36.36%) Shell Script
11 12 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (36.36%) Firewall
11 12 (36.36%) Virtual Environments
11 12 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
12 11 (33.33%) Ansible
12 11 (33.33%) SolarWinds

Cobbler
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 5 (15.15%) OpenStack
2 3 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.06%) CloudStack
3 2 (6.06%) JBoss
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (9.09%) Engine Yard
3 3 (9.09%) GitHub
3 3 (9.09%) Heroku
3 3 (9.09%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) DNS
1 13 (39.39%) SAN
2 12 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (12.12%) SSL
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (9.09%) DHCP
4 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.03%) LDAP
5 1 (3.03%) NAS
5 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
1 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 11 (33.33%) JIRA
3 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
4 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
5 3 (9.09%) Vagrant
6 2 (6.06%) Subversion
7 1 (3.03%) Ant
7 1 (3.03%) Artifactory
7 1 (3.03%) Gradle
7 1 (3.03%) Maven
7 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Front Office
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Administrator
2 11 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (30.30%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (24.24%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (21.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (18.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (18.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (12.12%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Linux Specialist
7 4 (12.12%) Unix Administrator
7 4 (12.12%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Splunk Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Automation Specialist
9 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Linux Scripter
9 2 (6.06%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) MCollective
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) Device Driver
3 2 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 32 (96.97%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) Unix
3 15 (45.45%) Windows
4 12 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (30.30%) Solaris
6 8 (24.24%) CentOS
7 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Open Source
2 19 (57.58%) DevOps
3 18 (54.55%) Configuration Management
4 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (45.45%) ITIL
5 13 (39.39%) Load Balancing
6 12 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (36.36%) Virtual Environments
7 10 (30.30%) Change Control
7 10 (30.30%) High Availability
7 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
7 10 (30.30%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (9.09%) Low Latency
9 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.09%) SDLC
9 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 3 (9.09%) Workflow
10 2 (6.06%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) Python
3 13 (39.39%) Bash Shell
4 12 (36.36%) Shell Script
5 10 (30.30%) PL/SQL
6 6 (18.18%) Ruby
7 5 (15.15%) Java
8 3 (9.09%) PHP
9 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
9 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
10 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) AWS Certification
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Virtual Machines
1 12 (36.36%) vSphere
2 10 (30.30%) iptables
2 10 (30.30%) Postfix
2 10 (30.30%) Sendmail
3 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.15%) Docker
4 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.09%) KVM
5 3 (9.09%) oVirt
6 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.06%) Xen
6 2 (6.06%) XenServer
7 1 (3.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (3.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 30 (90.91%) Puppet
2 17 (51.52%) Nagios
3 11 (33.33%) Ansible
4 10 (30.30%) OSSEC
5 8 (24.24%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (15.15%) Salt
7 3 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (9.09%) Pingdom
7 3 (9.09%) yum
8 2 (6.06%) SCCM
8 2 (6.06%) SCOM
8 2 (6.06%) SCVMM
8 2 (6.06%) Terraform
8 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
9 1 (3.03%) Icinga
9 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
9 1 (3.03%) logstash
9 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (3.03%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Red Hat
2 15 (45.45%) EMC
2 15 (45.45%) Splunk
3 14 (42.42%) Oracle
4 11 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 10 (30.30%) HP
5 10 (30.30%) LogRhythm
5 10 (30.30%) ServiceNow
5 10 (30.30%) TippingPoint
6 9 (27.27%) VMware
7 7 (21.21%) Cisco
8 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
9 3 (9.09%) BMC
9 3 (9.09%) Dell
9 3 (9.09%) F5
9 3 (9.09%) New Relic
9 3 (9.09%) Rackspace
9 3 (9.09%) SaltStack
10 2 (6.06%) Atlassian
10 2 (6.06%) EnterpriseDB