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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Yellowdog Updater, Modified (yum)
UK / England
Rank 539 570 578
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +8
Contract jobs citing yum 26 36 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.077% 0.034%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.60% 0.88% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 12
Median daily rate £470 £442 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +35.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £363 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £442 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.73% +35.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 -

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
4323 4084 4175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.44% 8.77% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2868 2554 2524
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 141 138
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.85 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.17% +8.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £53.58 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 19 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing yum within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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 +32 25 £475 +2.15% 2
North West - 1 £425 -
yum
UK

yum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 32 (60.38%) Security Cleared
1 32 (60.38%) Jenkins
2 30 (56.60%) Puppet
2 30 (56.60%) DNS
3 29 (54.72%) VMware
4 26 (49.06%) SC Cleared
5 25 (47.17%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (47.17%) Ansible
5 25 (47.17%) Docker
5 25 (47.17%) Terraform
6 23 (43.40%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (43.40%) Firewall
6 23 (43.40%) Linux
7 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (32.08%) Apache
8 17 (32.08%) ZABBIX
8 17 (32.08%) Kubernetes
8 17 (32.08%) ELK Stack
9 16 (30.19%) Hadoop
9 16 (30.19%) JIRA
9 16 (30.19%) VPN
9 16 (30.19%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (28.30%) SNMP
10 15 (28.30%) CA
10 15 (28.30%) Oracle
10 15 (28.30%) PKI
10 15 (28.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 15 (28.30%) Atlassian
10 15 (28.30%) Oracle Database
10 15 (28.30%) Bitbucket

yum
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 17 (32.08%) Apache
2 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.89%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 23 (43.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (56.60%) DNS
2 23 (43.40%) Firewall
3 16 (30.19%) VPN
4 15 (28.30%) SNMP
5 8 (15.09%) HTTPS
5 8 (15.09%) SSL
6 7 (13.21%) LAN
6 7 (13.21%) WAN
7 6 (11.32%) DHCP
7 6 (11.32%) LDAP
8 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
9 3 (5.66%) OpenVPN
9 3 (5.66%) SSH
10 2 (3.77%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (1.89%) Internet
11 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.89%) IPv4
11 1 (1.89%) IPv6
11 1 (1.89%) Network Security
11 1 (1.89%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) Hadoop
1 16 (30.19%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (28.30%) Oracle Database
2 15 (28.30%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (60.38%) Jenkins
2 16 (30.19%) JIRA
3 15 (28.30%) Bitbucket
4 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
5 9 (16.98%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (15.09%) MSI
7 7 (13.21%) GitLab
8 4 (7.55%) Xcode
9 2 (3.77%) Ant
9 2 (3.77%) JUnit
9 2 (3.77%) Liquibase
9 2 (3.77%) Maven
9 2 (3.77%) SonarQube
10 1 (1.89%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 1 (1.89%) Games
1 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Architect
1 14 (26.42%) Cloud Architect
2 9 (16.98%) AWS Architect
2 9 (16.98%) Consultant
3 8 (15.09%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (11.32%) DevOps Consultant
4 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) Unix Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Web Architect
6 4 (7.55%) AWS Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (7.55%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) ELK Stack
2 15 (28.30%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 6 (11.32%) JSON
3 6 (11.32%) REST
3 6 (11.32%) XML
4 5 (9.43%) Web Services
5 4 (7.55%) Cocoa
5 4 (7.55%) iOS SDK
6 2 (3.77%) MCollective
7 1 (1.89%) Akka
7 1 (1.89%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.89%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.89%) PostGIS
7 1 (1.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) PKI
2 8 (15.09%) Wiki
3 5 (9.43%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.66%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Linux
2 14 (26.42%) Windows
3 13 (24.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (16.98%) CentOS
5 8 (15.09%) Unix
6 7 (13.21%) Ubuntu
7 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
8 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
8 5 (9.43%) Solaris
9 2 (3.77%) Android
10 1 (1.89%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.30%) DevOps
4 14 (26.42%) TDD
5 8 (15.09%) Security Operations
6 7 (13.21%) Security Architecture
7 5 (9.43%) Kernel Tuning
7 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (9.43%) Project Management
7 5 (9.43%) Server Building
8 4 (7.55%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (7.55%) iOS Development
8 4 (7.55%) Scrum
9 2 (3.77%) Service Management
10 1 (1.89%) Android Development
10 1 (1.89%) Functional Testing
10 1 (1.89%) Non-Functional Testing
10 1 (1.89%) Open Source
10 1 (1.89%) Protective Monitoring
10 1 (1.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) Bash Shell
2 13 (24.53%) Shell Script
3 8 (15.09%) PowerShell
3 8 (15.09%) Python
4 5 (9.43%) C
5 4 (7.55%) Objective-C
6 3 (5.66%) Java
7 2 (3.77%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (60.38%) Security Cleared
2 26 (49.06%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) Docker
2 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.32%) KVM
3 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
4 5 (9.43%) vSphere
5 3 (5.66%) Squid
6 2 (3.77%) Postfix
7 1 (1.89%) Snort
7 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (56.60%) Puppet
2 25 (47.17%) Ansible
2 25 (47.17%) Terraform
3 17 (32.08%) Kubernetes
3 17 (32.08%) ZABBIX
4 15 (28.30%) Consul
4 15 (28.30%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (28.30%) Packer
4 15 (28.30%) Rsyslog
5 2 (3.77%) Kibana
5 2 (3.77%) logstash
5 2 (3.77%) Rancher
6 1 (1.89%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.89%) Nessus
6 1 (1.89%) OSSEC
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.89%) SELinux
Vendors
1 29 (54.72%) VMware
2 15 (28.30%) AppDynamics
2 15 (28.30%) Atlassian
2 15 (28.30%) CA
2 15 (28.30%) Oracle
3 12 (22.64%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.43%) TOWER Software
5 2 (3.77%) Sonatype