The table below looks at the statistics for yum skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited yum over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Yellowdog Updater, Modified (yum)
Rank 598 587 554
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -33
Contract jobs citing yum 25 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.062% 0.068%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.44% 0.71% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 24
Median daily rate £425 £413 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -9.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £327 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.43 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.43 -
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5638 4536 4001
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.30% 8.79% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3747 2821 2347
Median daily rate £450 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £255 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 130 123
Median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £18.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.54% +19.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.04 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.75 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +11.68%

yum
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing yum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

yum Jobs Demand Trend in England

yum
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

yum Daily Rate Trend in England

yum
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing yum across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

yum Daily Rate Histogram in England

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Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing yum across the England region.

yum Hourly Rate Trend in England

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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 yum within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -16 11 £388 -8.82% 7
North West +16 9 £425 +21.42%
South West -6 2 £420 +20.00%
South East - 2 £450 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing yum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for yum.

1 38 (76.00%) Linux
2 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (58.00%) Jenkins
3 22 (44.00%) Git (software)
4 21 (42.00%) Puppet
4 21 (42.00%) Unix
5 20 (40.00%) Java
5 20 (40.00%) Maven
6 19 (38.00%) DevOps
7 18 (36.00%) TDD
7 18 (36.00%) JIRA
8 17 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (26.00%) Confluence
10 13 (26.00%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (26.00%) Sonatype Nexus
11 11 (22.00%) Web Services
11 11 (22.00%) Apache
11 11 (22.00%) DNS
12 10 (20.00%) Solaris
12 10 (20.00%) JUnit
12 10 (20.00%) Ansible
13 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (18.00%) VMware
13 9 (18.00%) Oracle
13 9 (18.00%) XML
13 9 (18.00%) Python
13 9 (18.00%) Configuration Management
13 9 (18.00%) SSL
13 9 (18.00%) Shell Script

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Top Related 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 13 (26.00%) Confluence
2 11 (22.00%) Apache
3 3 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) HipChat
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) DNS
2 9 (18.00%) SSL
3 7 (14.00%) Firewall
3 7 (14.00%) HTTPS
4 6 (12.00%) DHCP
5 5 (10.00%) SSH
5 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.00%) HTTP
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.00%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (6.00%) OpenVPN
8 2 (4.00%) LDAP
8 2 (4.00%) Network Security
8 2 (4.00%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.00%) Internet
9 1 (2.00%) IPv4
9 1 (2.00%) IPv6
9 1 (2.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) OpenTSDB
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (58.00%) Jenkins
2 22 (44.00%) Git (software)
3 20 (40.00%) Maven
4 18 (36.00%) JIRA
5 13 (26.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (20.00%) JUnit
7 8 (16.00%) Liquibase
7 8 (16.00%) Subversion
8 7 (14.00%) SonarQube
8 7 (14.00%) TeamCity
9 5 (10.00%) Ant
9 5 (10.00%) MSI
9 5 (10.00%) Selenium
10 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
10 4 (8.00%) GitLab
10 4 (8.00%) Hudson
10 4 (8.00%) JBehave
10 4 (8.00%) jMock
10 4 (8.00%) Mockito
11 3 (6.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Front Office
4 2 (4.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Games
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Consultant
4 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Lead DevOps
6 3 (6.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Android Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Applications Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Linux Scripter
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Unix Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) Web Services
2 9 (18.00%) XML
3 7 (14.00%) JSON
3 7 (14.00%) REST
4 6 (12.00%) JMS
5 5 (10.00%) CSS
5 5 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 5 (10.00%) J2EE
5 5 (10.00%) JDBC
5 5 (10.00%) JMX
5 5 (10.00%) Spring
5 5 (10.00%) Spring MVC
6 4 (8.00%) Android SDK
6 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.00%) HTML
6 4 (8.00%) HTML5
6 4 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (8.00%) Node.js
7 3 (6.00%) ELK Stack
7 3 (6.00%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (8.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.00%) Wiki
3 3 (6.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 38 (76.00%) Linux
2 21 (42.00%) Unix
3 14 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (20.00%) Solaris
5 7 (14.00%) AIX
6 5 (10.00%) CentOS
7 4 (8.00%) Android
7 4 (8.00%) Windows
8 2 (4.00%) HPUX
9 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.00%) Debian
9 1 (2.00%) Fedora
9 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) DevOps
3 18 (36.00%) TDD
4 17 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (18.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (10.00%) AOP
7 5 (10.00%) Concurrent Programming
7 5 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 5 (10.00%) MVC
7 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 5 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 5 (10.00%) Software Delivery
7 5 (10.00%) Ticket Management
8 4 (8.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Security Operations
8 4 (8.00%) Service Design
8 4 (8.00%) SOA
8 4 (8.00%) Wireframes
8 4 (8.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) Java
2 9 (18.00%) Python
2 9 (18.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (14.00%) SQL
4 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.00%) PHP
6 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.00%) Perl
7 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby
8 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Docker
1 6 (12.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) KVM
3 3 (6.00%) oVirt
3 3 (6.00%) Postfix
3 3 (6.00%) Squid
4 2 (4.00%) vCloud
4 2 (4.00%) vSphere
5 1 (2.00%) Varnish
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (42.00%) Puppet
2 13 (26.00%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (20.00%) Ansible
4 9 (18.00%) Nagios
5 5 (10.00%) Graylog
6 4 (8.00%) Bareos
7 3 (6.00%) Cobbler
7 3 (6.00%) Kibana
7 3 (6.00%) Kubernetes
7 3 (6.00%) logstash
7 3 (6.00%) Pingdom
7 3 (6.00%) Rancher
7 3 (6.00%) Salt
7 3 (6.00%) Terraform
7 3 (6.00%) ZABBIX
8 1 (2.00%) Packer
8 1 (2.00%) Riemann
8 1 (2.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle
1 9 (18.00%) VMware
2 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (12.00%) Veritas
3 5 (10.00%) Cisco
3 5 (10.00%) TIBCO
4 4 (8.00%) Caplin
4 4 (8.00%) IBM
5 3 (6.00%) Dell
5 3 (6.00%) F5
5 3 (6.00%) New Relic
5 3 (6.00%) Rackspace
5 3 (6.00%) SaltStack
5 3 (6.00%) Sonatype
6 2 (4.00%) Currenex
6 2 (4.00%) FXall
7 1 (2.00%) Atlassian