The first table below looks at the demand for Cobbler skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cobbler over the 3 months to 30 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 Systems Management category for the England 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cobbler
Rank 561 511 527
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +16
Contract jobs citing Cobbler 13 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.071% 0.060%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.35% 0.96% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 23
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +17.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3753 3436 3481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.60% 7.38% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2216 1957 1841
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 154 159
Average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.51 £42.25 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.81% +25.71%
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Cobbler
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cobbler across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cobbler within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 9 £502 +18.11% 1
South East -11 2 - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
Cobbler
UK

Cobbler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cobbler 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 Cobbler.

1 24 (96.00%) Puppet
2 23 (92.00%) Linux
3 19 (76.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (56.00%) Perl
5 12 (48.00%) Xen
6 11 (44.00%) Subversion
6 11 (44.00%) UNIX
6 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
7 10 (40.00%) Windows
8 9 (36.00%) Python
8 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
9 8 (32.00%) CentOS
9 8 (32.00%) Online Games
9 8 (32.00%) Kanban
9 8 (32.00%) Splunk
9 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 8 (32.00%) Opsview
9 8 (32.00%) LDAP
9 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
9 8 (32.00%) Games
9 8 (32.00%) Nagios
9 8 (32.00%) Scrum
10 7 (28.00%) Workflow
10 7 (28.00%) Veritas
10 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
10 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (28.00%) ITIL
10 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
10 7 (28.00%) DNS
10 7 (28.00%) Solaris

Cobbler
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Cobbler 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 Cobbler. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (24.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (8.00%) Apache
5 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) LDAP
2 7 (28.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (8.00%) SAN
5 1 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQLPlus
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Subversion
2 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (8.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) JMeter
5 1 (4.00%) Ant
5 1 (4.00%) Maven
5 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (4.00%) Hudson
5 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.00%) Gradle
5 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Ivy
General
1 8 (32.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) Tester
2 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) Non-Functional Tester
3 2 (8.00%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Linux Server Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX Server Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Online Games
2 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Linux
2 19 (76.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (44.00%) UNIX
4 10 (40.00%) Windows
5 8 (32.00%) CentOS
6 7 (28.00%) Solaris
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Kanban
1 8 (32.00%) Scrum
2 7 (28.00%) Workflow
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) Release Management
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Perl
2 9 (36.00%) Python
3 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (24.00%) Korn
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) AWK
5 3 (12.00%) Java
6 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.00%) PHP
7 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.00%) VB
7 1 (4.00%) Ruby
7 1 (4.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) RHCE
2 1 (4.00%) RHCA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Xen
2 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) XenServer
3 4 (16.00%) NFS
4 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (8.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (8.00%) vSphere
6 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (4.00%) Samba
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (4.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 24 (96.00%) Puppet
2 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 8 (32.00%) Opsview
2 8 (32.00%) Nagios
3 6 (24.00%) Tivoli
4 3 (12.00%) SCCM
4 3 (12.00%) SCOM
4 3 (12.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.00%) CFEngine
5 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (32.00%) Splunk
3 7 (28.00%) Veritas
4 6 (24.00%) Infoblox
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 6 (24.00%) IBM
4 6 (24.00%) Sun
4 6 (24.00%) Dell
5 5 (20.00%) VMware
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.00%) Citrix
7 2 (8.00%) JBoss
8 1 (4.00%) EMC
8 1 (4.00%) Perforce
8 1 (4.00%) Fujitsu
8 1 (4.00%) Egenera
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