The table below looks at the statistics for YUM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited YUM over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Yellowdog Updater, Modified (YUM)
Rank 547 532 578
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +46
Contract jobs citing YUM 35 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.027% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.87% 0.37% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 2
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£400 £511 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.76% +52.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £411 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £528 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £510 -
% change year-on-year
-31.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
YUM
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
4019 3494 3483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.66% 7.24% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2390 2099 1858
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 154 164
Average hourly rate £21.81 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.05% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.63 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.88 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +30.55%

YUM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing YUM across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 September 2014.

YUM Daily Rate Histogram in England

YUM
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

YUM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing YUM within the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 25 £400 -23.80% 7
YUM
UK

YUM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 41 (69.49%) Puppet
2 40 (67.80%) Linux
3 34 (57.63%) Jenkins
4 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (45.76%) Red Hat
6 25 (42.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (33.90%) Git (software)
7 20 (33.90%) Oracle
8 19 (32.20%) Scrum
8 19 (32.20%) DevOps
9 17 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (28.81%) Java
9 17 (28.81%) UNIX
10 15 (25.42%) Vagrant
11 14 (23.73%) Opscode Chef
11 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
11 14 (23.73%) Apache
11 14 (23.73%) Tomcat
11 14 (23.73%) Middleware
12 13 (22.03%) Perl
12 13 (22.03%) Ruby
12 13 (22.03%) Bash Shell
13 12 (20.34%) Open Source
13 12 (20.34%) WebLogic
13 12 (20.34%) MySQL
14 11 (18.64%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (18.64%) BDD
15 10 (16.95%) MongoDB
15 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
15 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills

YUM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (23.73%) Apache
1 14 (23.73%) Tomcat
2 12 (20.34%) WebLogic
3 7 (11.86%) Mule
3 7 (11.86%) Confluence
4 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) LDAP
1 6 (10.17%) HTTP
1 6 (10.17%) DNS
2 5 (8.47%) SSL
2 5 (8.47%) SAN
3 4 (6.78%) Firewall
4 2 (3.39%) NAS
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.69%) SSH
5 1 (1.69%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.69%) SMTP
5 1 (1.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) MySQL
2 11 (18.64%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (16.95%) MongoDB
3 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.17%) Big Data
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.78%) Redis
6 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (57.63%) Jenkins
2 20 (33.90%) Git (software)
3 10 (16.95%) Maven
4 9 (15.25%) RSpec
4 9 (15.25%) Hudson
5 7 (11.86%) JIRA
6 6 (10.17%) Artifactory
7 2 (3.39%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.69%) Gradle
8 1 (1.69%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (1.69%) Selenium
8 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.69%) Ant
8 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.69%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 12 (20.34%) Support Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) Administrator
3 10 (16.95%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (13.56%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (11.86%) Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Technical Specialist
5 7 (11.86%) Linux Support
5 7 (11.86%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Linux Support Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (10.17%) Test Specialist
7 5 (8.47%) UNIX Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (6.78%) UNIX Support Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) UNIX Support
9 3 (5.08%) Storage Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) Middleware
2 7 (11.86%) Spring
2 7 (11.86%) REST
2 7 (11.86%) Apache Camel
3 6 (10.17%) Web Services
4 4 (6.78%) J2EE
4 4 (6.78%) Spring Integration
4 4 (6.78%) SOAP
4 4 (6.78%) JMS
5 3 (5.08%) JSON
5 3 (5.08%) EJB
5 3 (5.08%) XML
6 1 (1.69%) CPAN
6 1 (1.69%) X-Windows
6 1 (1.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Open Source
2 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.08%) Blog
4 2 (3.39%) iSeries
4 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.39%) Wiki
5 1 (1.69%) Social Media
5 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.69%) DTV
5 1 (1.69%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Statistics
5 1 (1.69%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.69%) Biology
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (67.80%) Linux
2 25 (42.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (28.81%) UNIX
4 9 (15.25%) CentOS
5 8 (13.56%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (11.86%) Solaris
7 4 (6.78%) Windows
8 3 (5.08%) SELinux
9 2 (3.39%) Debian
9 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.20%) Scrum
2 19 (32.20%) DevOps
3 17 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (18.64%) BDD
5 6 (10.17%) TDD
6 5 (8.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (8.47%) Release Management
6 5 (8.47%) Kernel Tuning
7 4 (6.78%) Kanban
8 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.08%) SOA
8 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.69%) ITIL
10 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.69%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.69%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) Java
2 13 (22.03%) Perl
2 13 (22.03%) Ruby
2 13 (22.03%) Bash Shell
3 10 (16.95%) Python
4 9 (15.25%) PHP
4 9 (15.25%) SQL
5 6 (10.17%) Shell Script
5 6 (10.17%) C
5 6 (10.17%) Bourne shell
6 4 (6.78%) Scala
7 2 (3.39%) R
7 2 (3.39%) C++
7 2 (3.39%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.69%) C-shell
8 1 (1.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) BC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) PhD
3 2 (3.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) Varnish
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) NFS
3 2 (3.39%) GPFS
4 1 (1.69%) Xen
4 1 (1.69%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.69%) KVM
4 1 (1.69%) Postfix
4 1 (1.69%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 41 (69.49%) Puppet
2 15 (25.42%) Vagrant
3 14 (23.73%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (15.25%) ZABBIX
5 8 (13.56%) Nagios
6 3 (5.08%) NetBackup
6 3 (5.08%) Ansible
7 2 (3.39%) Ganglia
8 1 (1.69%) logstash
8 1 (1.69%) Salt
8 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 27 (45.76%) Red Hat
2 20 (33.90%) Oracle
3 5 (8.47%) JBoss
3 5 (8.47%) VMware
3 5 (8.47%) NetApp
3 5 (8.47%) Veritas
4 4 (6.78%) IBM
4 4 (6.78%) HP
5 3 (5.08%) Symantec
5 3 (5.08%) Brocade
6 2 (3.39%) SaltStack
6 2 (3.39%) CA
7 1 (1.69%) Remedy
7 1 (1.69%) Google
7 1 (1.69%) Sun
7 1 (1.69%) Dell
7 1 (1.69%) BEA
7 1 (1.69%) BMC
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco
7 1 (1.69%) Vignette
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