The first table below looks at the demand for YUM skills 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 YUM over the 3 months to 23 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 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Yellowdog Updater, Modified (YUM)
Rank 207 - 223
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing YUM 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% - 0.012%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.26% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 £306
% change year-on-year
- -2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
391 397 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.06% 6.24% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 291 282
Average daily rate £414 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £16.30 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £30.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +8.10%
YUM
London

YUM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

YUM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

YUM
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 YUM across the City of London region.

YUM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

YUM
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing YUM 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 YUM.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Kernel Tuning

YUM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing YUM 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 YUM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Support
1 1 (100.00%) Platform Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kernel Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade