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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cobbler
Rank 586 609 575
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -34
Contract jobs citing Cobbler 27 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.016% 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.49% 0.18% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 1
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
5532 4389 3944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.28% 8.61% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3634 2721 2290
Median daily rate £450 £408 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 145 120
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.11 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £39.85 £38.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+65.23% +7.69%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +1 12 £450 - 1
East of England - 12 £340 -
North West - 2 - - 5
South East - 1 - -
Cobbler
UK

Cobbler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (93.02%) Puppet
3 29 (67.44%) Configuration Management
3 29 (67.44%) DevOps
4 27 (62.79%) Unix
5 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (58.14%) Bash Shell
6 25 (58.14%) Python
7 21 (48.84%) SQL
7 21 (48.84%) Shell Script
7 21 (48.84%) Open Source
8 19 (44.19%) Oracle
9 18 (41.86%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (39.53%) Red Hat
10 17 (39.53%) vSphere
10 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (37.21%) Ruby
11 16 (37.21%) Nagios
11 16 (37.21%) Windows
11 16 (37.21%) ITIL
12 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
13 14 (32.56%) Splunk
13 14 (32.56%) DNS
13 14 (32.56%) EMC
14 13 (30.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (30.23%) Load Balancing
15 12 (27.91%) SAN
15 12 (27.91%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (27.91%) Firewall
15 12 (27.91%) Virtual Environments

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 10 (23.26%) OpenStack
2 7 (16.28%) CloudStack
3 3 (6.98%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) JBoss
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (6.98%) Engine Yard
3 3 (6.98%) GitHub
3 3 (6.98%) Heroku
3 3 (6.98%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) DNS
2 12 (27.91%) Firewall
2 12 (27.91%) SAN
3 4 (9.30%) SSL
4 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.98%) DHCP
4 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.33%) Internet
5 1 (2.33%) LDAP
5 1 (2.33%) Network Security
5 1 (2.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
2 11 (25.58%) JIRA
3 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
4 3 (6.98%) Vagrant
5 2 (4.65%) Subversion
6 1 (2.33%) Ant
6 1 (2.33%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.33%) Gradle
6 1 (2.33%) Maven
6 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Front Office
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (30.23%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Administrator
4 9 (20.93%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (18.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (16.28%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (13.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (9.30%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Linux Specialist
8 4 (9.30%) Unix Administrator
8 4 (9.30%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Platform Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Splunk Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) DevOps Specialist
10 2 (4.65%) Operations Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) Web Services
2 3 (6.98%) HTML
2 3 (6.98%) MCollective
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (62.79%) Unix
3 16 (37.21%) Windows
4 13 (30.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (23.26%) Solaris
6 7 (16.28%) CentOS
7 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Configuration Management
1 29 (67.44%) DevOps
2 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (48.84%) Open Source
4 17 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (37.21%) ITIL
6 13 (30.23%) Load Balancing
7 12 (27.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (27.91%) Virtual Environments
8 10 (23.26%) Change Control
8 10 (23.26%) High Availability
8 10 (23.26%) Incident Management
8 10 (23.26%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (20.93%) DSDM
9 9 (20.93%) RUP
9 9 (20.93%) Scrum
10 3 (6.98%) Low Latency
10 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
10 3 (6.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) Bash Shell
1 25 (58.14%) Python
2 21 (48.84%) Shell Script
2 21 (48.84%) SQL
3 16 (37.21%) Ruby
4 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
5 5 (11.63%) Java
6 3 (6.98%) PHP
6 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) AWS Certification
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) vSphere
2 12 (27.91%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (23.26%) iptables
3 10 (23.26%) Postfix
3 10 (23.26%) Sendmail
4 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (16.28%) Xen
5 7 (16.28%) XenServer
6 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.98%) Docker
7 3 (6.98%) KVM
7 3 (6.98%) oVirt
8 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (2.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 40 (93.02%) Puppet
2 18 (41.86%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (37.21%) Nagios
4 10 (23.26%) Ansible
4 10 (23.26%) OSSEC
5 9 (20.93%) Tivoli
6 5 (11.63%) Salt
7 3 (6.98%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (6.98%) Pingdom
7 3 (6.98%) yum
8 2 (4.65%) SCCM
8 2 (4.65%) SCOM
8 2 (4.65%) SCVMM
8 2 (4.65%) Terraform
9 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Oracle
2 17 (39.53%) Red Hat
3 14 (32.56%) EMC
3 14 (32.56%) Splunk
4 11 (25.58%) HP
4 11 (25.58%) SolarWinds
5 10 (23.26%) LogRhythm
5 10 (23.26%) ServiceNow
5 10 (23.26%) TippingPoint
5 10 (23.26%) VMware
6 8 (18.60%) Cisco
7 7 (16.28%) EnterpriseDB
8 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
9 3 (6.98%) BMC
9 3 (6.98%) Dell
9 3 (6.98%) F5
9 3 (6.98%) New Relic
9 3 (6.98%) Rackspace
9 3 (6.98%) SaltStack
10 1 (2.33%) Atlassian