The first table below looks at the demand for Cobbler skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cobbler over the 3 months to 16 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 West Midlands 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cobbler
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Cobbler 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
175 87 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.31% 4.61% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 47 44
Average daily rate £275 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £198 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £521 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 12
Average hourly rate £16.88 £13.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £11.90 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £155.00 £23.80 £23.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%
Cobbler
England

Cobbler
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cobbler Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cobbler
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cobbler Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands