The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Yahoo! products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Yahoo! over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Yahoo!.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Yahoo!
Rank - 217 216
Contract jobs citing Yahoo! 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.014% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.031% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £146 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2538 3252 3348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.32% 45.74% 42.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1766 2274 2284
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 108 97
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.61% +11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £50.70 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Yahoo!
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Yahoo! across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Yahoo! Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Yahoo!
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Yahoo! across the City of London region.

Yahoo! Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Yahoo!
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Yahoo! across the City of London region.

Yahoo! Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Yahoo!
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Yahoo! 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 Yahoo!.

1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) Dojo
2 2 (40.00%) YUI
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) DOM
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Memory Management
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Zepto.js
3 1 (20.00%) Section 508
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Underscore.js
3 1 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) SLA

Yahoo!
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Yahoo! 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 Yahoo!. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Dojo
1 2 (40.00%) YUI
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) DOM
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) Zepto.js
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (20.00%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Section 508
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Apple