Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Cobbler skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cobbler over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cobbler
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 812 790 848
Rank change year-on-year -22 +58 -2
Contract jobs citing Cobbler 40 33 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.043% 0.037% 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.31% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 28
England median daily rate £525 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £501 £300 £321
90th Percentile £538 £503 £525
UK median daily rate £525 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +23.53% - +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Cobbler is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 12,831 10,192 11,457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.74% 11.46% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,672 6,802 7,468
England median daily rate £490 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £291 £275 £266
90th Percentile £650 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 365 224 230
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -20.45% +7.32%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.58 £12.98
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.73 £48.83
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% -22.22% +11.47%

Cobbler
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cobbler as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cobbler in England

Cobbler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cobbler in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cobbler in England

Cobbler
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cobbler in England over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cobbler in England

Cobbler
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cobbler within the England region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +8 34 £525 +50.00%
London -29 4 £525 +20.69% 1
Yorkshire -13 2 £438 +3.55% 4
North of England -27 2 £438 +2.94% 7
Cobbler
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cobbler also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Cobbler.

1 34 (85.00%) Puppet
1 34 (85.00%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (82.50%) Ansible
3 32 (80.00%) JBoss
4 31 (77.50%) Java
5 30 (75.00%) Tomcat
6 29 (72.50%) Hibernate
6 29 (72.50%) TDD
6 29 (72.50%) Spring
6 29 (72.50%) Jetty
6 29 (72.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 29 (72.50%) MongoDB
6 29 (72.50%) NoSQL
6 29 (72.50%) Hadoop
6 29 (72.50%) BDD
7 25 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
7 25 (62.50%) Greenfield Project
7 25 (62.50%) Multithreading
7 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
8 11 (27.50%) Linux
9 9 (22.50%) Docker
10 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 8 (20.00%) VMware
11 7 (17.50%) Unix
11 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
11 7 (17.50%) Deployment Automation
12 6 (15.00%) WebLogic
12 6 (15.00%) AIX

Cobbler
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 32 (80.00%) JBoss
2 30 (75.00%) Tomcat
3 29 (72.50%) Jetty
4 6 (15.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (10.00%) OpenStack
6 2 (5.00%) CloudStack
6 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 25 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
1 2 (5.00%) Junos
1 2 (5.00%) VXLAN
1 2 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (72.50%) Hadoop
1 29 (72.50%) MongoDB
1 29 (72.50%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.00%) Couchbase
2 4 (10.00%) Redis
2 4 (10.00%) Riak
3 1 (2.50%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.50%) Ant
2 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Maven
General
1 4 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
3 1 (2.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Developer
1 29 (72.50%) Java Developer
2 5 (12.50%) Administrator
2 5 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.50%) Consultant
3 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) VMWare Administrator
5 1 (2.50%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (2.50%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Blockchain Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Linux Support
5 1 (2.50%) Presales Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (72.50%) Hibernate
1 29 (72.50%) Spring
2 4 (10.00%) JPA
3 3 (7.50%) RESTful
4 2 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (62.50%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (12.50%) Clustering
3 4 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (17.50%) Unix
4 6 (15.00%) AIX
5 5 (12.50%) Solaris
6 3 (7.50%) Windows
7 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) BDD
1 29 (72.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 29 (72.50%) TDD
2 25 (62.50%) Multithreading
2 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 7 (17.50%) Deployment Automation
4 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.00%) Change Management
4 4 (10.00%) DevOps
4 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.50%) High Availability
6 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.00%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (5.00%) OWASP
6 2 (5.00%) Presales
6 2 (5.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
3 5 (12.50%) Python
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) Perl
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby
5 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) RHCE
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Docker
2 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (7.50%) vSphere
5 2 (5.00%) KVM
5 2 (5.00%) VMware NSX
5 2 (5.00%) Xen
5 2 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (85.00%) Opscode Chef
1 34 (85.00%) Puppet
2 33 (82.50%) Ansible
3 2 (5.00%) Icinga
3 2 (5.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (20.00%) VMware
2 5 (12.50%) Veritas
3 2 (5.00%) Juniper
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Mirantis
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Splunk
4 1 (2.50%) Twitter