The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cobbler
Rank 579 562 510
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -52
Contract jobs citing Cobbler 6 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.028% 0.071%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.14% 0.35% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 22
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £325 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £467 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cobbler
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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
4303 3944 3589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.34% 7.98% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2665 2331 2031
Average daily rate £405 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 122 162
Average hourly rate £23.00 £18.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £31.53 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -13.33%

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
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 3 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Yorkshire - 5 £350 - 3
London -23 1 - - 3
Cobbler
UK

Cobbler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) Python
1 32 (100.00%) Puppet
2 30 (93.75%) Linux
3 28 (87.50%) DevOps
4 27 (84.38%) Bash Shell
5 26 (81.25%) Ruby
6 24 (75.00%) Shell Script
7 23 (71.88%) Configuration Management
8 21 (65.63%) Tivoli
8 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (65.63%) Opscode Chef
9 19 (59.38%) UNIX
10 16 (50.00%) SQL
11 13 (40.63%) Perl
12 10 (31.25%) VMware
13 9 (28.13%) Red Hat
13 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
13 9 (28.13%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (28.13%) Software Delivery
14 8 (25.00%) OpenStack
15 7 (21.88%) MySQL
15 7 (21.88%) Subversion
15 7 (21.88%) Release Management
15 7 (21.88%) CentOS
15 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
17 5 (15.63%) MCollective
17 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
17 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
17 5 (15.63%) QA

Cobbler
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 8 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (9.38%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) Heroku
1 3 (9.38%) Engine Yard
1 3 (9.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) VLAN
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) SSL
4 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
2 7 (21.88%) Subversion
3 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.38%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) MCollective
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Device Driver
1 4 (12.50%) Clustering
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Wiki
4 1 (3.13%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (3.13%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.13%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 19 (59.38%) UNIX
3 7 (21.88%) CentOS
3 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (15.63%) Ubuntu
5 3 (9.38%) Solaris
6 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) DevOps
2 23 (71.88%) Configuration Management
3 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (28.13%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (28.13%) Software Delivery
5 7 (21.88%) Release Management
6 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
7 4 (12.50%) Server Building
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.38%) RUP
8 3 (9.38%) DSDM
8 3 (9.38%) Scrum
9 2 (6.25%) Kanban
9 2 (6.25%) Open Source
9 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (3.13%) Change Management
10 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Python
2 27 (84.38%) Bash Shell
3 26 (81.25%) Ruby
4 24 (75.00%) Shell Script
5 16 (50.00%) SQL
6 13 (40.63%) Perl
7 4 (12.50%) Korn
8 2 (6.25%) Java
9 1 (3.13%) C++
9 1 (3.13%) PHP
9 1 (3.13%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) KVM
2 4 (12.50%) Ceph
3 3 (9.38%) Gluster
3 3 (9.38%) GPFS
3 3 (9.38%) Firmware
4 1 (3.13%) Xen
4 1 (3.13%) XenServer
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (100.00%) Puppet
2 21 (65.63%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (65.63%) Tivoli
3 4 (12.50%) Ansible
4 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
4 3 (9.38%) yum
4 3 (9.38%) CFEngine
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (6.25%) collectd
5 2 (6.25%) Nagios
6 1 (3.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) VMware
2 9 (28.13%) Red Hat
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (3.13%) Akamai
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Dell
5 1 (3.13%) EMC
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago