The table below looks at the statistics for Cobbler skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cobbler over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cobbler
Rank - 233 231
Contract jobs citing Cobbler 0 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.11% 0.012%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.23% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
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 - - -
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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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
876 813 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.28% 9.09% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 414 403
Average daily rate £388 £350 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £193 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 41 49
Average hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.28% +12.50%

Cobbler
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Cobbler Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cobbler
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cobbler Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cobbler
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) VMware

Cobbler
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) VMware