The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Yellowdog Updater, Modified (yum)
Rank 194 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing yum 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.036% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£319 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - -
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 City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
423 412 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.57% 6.20% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 290 217
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -35.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £12.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.21 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

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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

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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

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Top 25 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef