The table below looks at the statistics for Cobbler skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cobbler over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cobbler
Rank 399 404 386
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing Cobbler 3 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.004% 0.063%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% 0.058% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 12
Average daily rate
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£450 - £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £369
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cobbler
England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1668 1738 1406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.61% 7.63% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1152 1182 926
Average daily rate £450 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% -1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 23 40
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.20 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £33.40 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.00%

Cobbler
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Cobbler Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cobbler
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cobbler Daily Rate Trend in London

Cobbler
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cobbler within the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Cobbler
England

Cobbler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 25 (100.00%) Python
1 25 (100.00%) Puppet
2 24 (96.00%) Linux
3 23 (92.00%) Perl
4 22 (88.00%) VMware
5 20 (80.00%) Red Hat
5 20 (80.00%) DevOps
6 19 (76.00%) CentOS
6 19 (76.00%) Ruby
7 18 (72.00%) MySQL
7 18 (72.00%) Bash Shell
7 18 (72.00%) Jenkins
8 15 (60.00%) MCollective
8 15 (60.00%) MongoDB
8 15 (60.00%) Shell Script
9 14 (56.00%) Ubuntu
9 14 (56.00%) Subversion
9 14 (56.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (56.00%) NoSQL
9 14 (56.00%) OpenStack
10 13 (52.00%) Clustering
10 13 (52.00%) Load Balancing
10 13 (52.00%) Release Management
10 13 (52.00%) DNS
11 12 (48.00%) RDBMS
11 12 (48.00%) Oracle
11 12 (48.00%) Device Driver
11 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
12 11 (44.00%) Korn
12 11 (44.00%) VLAN

Cobbler
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 14 (56.00%) OpenStack
2 7 (28.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (16.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (28.00%) Heroku
2 7 (28.00%) Engine Yard
3 3 (12.00%) IaaS
4 2 (8.00%) PaaS
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) DNS
2 11 (44.00%) VLAN
2 11 (44.00%) Firewall
2 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.00%) SSL
4 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) MySQL
2 15 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 14 (56.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (56.00%) NoSQL
4 12 (48.00%) RDBMS
4 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (56.00%) Subversion
3 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (12.00%) JIRA
5 2 (8.00%) Selenium
6 1 (4.00%) Juju
General
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (52.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) MCollective
2 6 (24.00%) Web Services
3 3 (12.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Clustering
2 12 (48.00%) Device Driver
3 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.00%) Wiki
6 1 (4.00%) Online Games
6 1 (4.00%) Streaming Video
6 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
6 1 (4.00%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 19 (76.00%) CentOS
3 14 (56.00%) Ubuntu
4 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (16.00%) Windows
6 3 (12.00%) Solaris
7 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) DevOps
2 13 (52.00%) Load Balancing
2 13 (52.00%) Release Management
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) Kanban
6 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (12.00%) Server Building
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (8.00%) Open Source
7 2 (8.00%) Workflow
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.00%) Change Management
8 1 (4.00%) ITIL
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Python
2 23 (92.00%) Perl
3 19 (76.00%) Ruby
4 18 (72.00%) Bash Shell
5 15 (60.00%) Shell Script
6 11 (44.00%) Korn
7 3 (12.00%) Java
8 1 (4.00%) Tcl
8 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) KVM
2 4 (16.00%) Ceph
3 3 (12.00%) Firmware
3 3 (12.00%) GPFS
3 3 (12.00%) Gluster
4 1 (4.00%) Xen
4 1 (4.00%) NFS
4 1 (4.00%) Docker
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (100.00%) Puppet
2 7 (28.00%) Nagios
3 6 (24.00%) Ansible
4 5 (20.00%) collectd
5 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (12.00%) NetBackup
6 3 (12.00%) Tivoli
6 3 (12.00%) CFEngine
6 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (12.00%) yum
7 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
7 1 (4.00%) Cacti
7 1 (4.00%) Munin
7 1 (4.00%) Salt
7 1 (4.00%) logstash
7 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) VMware
2 20 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (48.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) Symantec
4 3 (12.00%) Akamai
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) Rackspace