The table below looks at the statistics for Cobbler skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cobbler over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cobbler
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Cobbler 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
309 339 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.98% 7.96% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 182 127
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 27
Median hourly rate £24.62 £11.75 £20.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.48% -42.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £11.50 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

Cobbler
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Cobbler as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Cobbler Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cobbler
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Cobbler Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Cobbler
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cobbler also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Cobbler.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Heroku
1 2 (100.00%) Engine Yard

Cobbler
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Engine Yard
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) Heroku
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) MCollective
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware