The first table below looks at the demand for Cobbler skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cobbler over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Hertfordshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cobbler
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cobbler 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £355
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
53 27 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.02% 4.29% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 24
Average daily rate £300 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £234 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £366 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £10.50 £14.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.58% +18.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
Cobbler
East of England

Cobbler
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cobbler across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Cobbler Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Cobbler
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cobbler Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Cobbler
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) RHCE
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) RHCA
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) RHEV
2 1 (50.00%) SAN

Cobbler
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) RHCE
1 2 (100.00%) RHCA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) RHEV
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat