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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cobbler
Rank 403 405 389
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing Cobbler 3 4 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.017% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.17% 0.22% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 21
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£450 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £369
% change year-on-year
- -11.86%
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
1793 1817 1542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.79% 7.82% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1222 1180 1012
Average daily rate £438 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.60 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.20 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -14.77%

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 2 July 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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on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
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 2 July 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 19 (100.00%) Python
1 19 (100.00%) Puppet
2 18 (94.74%) Perl
2 18 (94.74%) Linux
3 17 (89.47%) VMware
4 16 (84.21%) Red Hat
4 16 (84.21%) DevOps
5 14 (73.68%) Jenkins
5 14 (73.68%) Bash Shell
5 14 (73.68%) CentOS
5 14 (73.68%) Ruby
6 13 (68.42%) MySQL
7 12 (63.16%) MCollective
7 12 (63.16%) Subversion
8 11 (57.89%) MongoDB
8 11 (57.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (57.89%) NoSQL
8 11 (57.89%) Shell Script
8 11 (57.89%) OpenStack
9 10 (52.63%) DNS
9 10 (52.63%) Ubuntu
9 10 (52.63%) Load Balancing
9 10 (52.63%) Release Management
10 9 (47.37%) Korn
10 9 (47.37%) VLAN
10 9 (47.37%) RDBMS
10 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
10 9 (47.37%) Oracle
10 9 (47.37%) Firewall
10 9 (47.37%) Clustering

Cobbler
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 11 (57.89%) OpenStack
2 5 (26.32%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (26.32%) Heroku
2 5 (26.32%) Engine Yard
3 3 (15.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
2 9 (47.37%) VLAN
3 3 (15.79%) SSL
4 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) MySQL
2 11 (57.89%) MongoDB
2 11 (57.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (57.89%) NoSQL
3 9 (47.37%) Relational Database
3 9 (47.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Jenkins
2 12 (63.16%) Subversion
3 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.79%) JIRA
5 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) MCollective
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Device Driver
1 9 (47.37%) Clustering
2 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Wiki
5 1 (5.26%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (5.26%) Streaming Video
5 1 (5.26%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 14 (73.68%) CentOS
3 10 (52.63%) Ubuntu
4 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 3 (15.79%) Solaris
6 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) DevOps
2 10 (52.63%) Load Balancing
2 10 (52.63%) Release Management
3 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (10.53%) Server Building
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Kanban
5 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Python
2 18 (94.74%) Perl
3 14 (73.68%) Ruby
3 14 (73.68%) Bash Shell
4 11 (57.89%) Shell Script
5 9 (47.37%) Korn
6 3 (15.79%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) KVM
2 4 (21.05%) Ceph
3 3 (15.79%) Firmware
3 3 (15.79%) GPFS
3 3 (15.79%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 19 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (21.05%) Nagios
2 4 (21.05%) collectd
2 4 (21.05%) Ansible
3 3 (15.79%) NetBackup
3 3 (15.79%) yum
3 3 (15.79%) CFEngine
3 3 (15.79%) Tivoli
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Red Hat
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) Symantec
4 3 (15.79%) Akamai
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) EMC