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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Yellowdog Updater, Modified (YUM)
Rank 537 549 566
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Contract jobs citing YUM 41 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.027% 0.006%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.05% 0.37% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 10 2
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£390 £493 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.81% +47.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £411 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £514 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £510 -
% change year-on-year
-36.27% -
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
3900 3514 3517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.75% 7.31% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2308 2071 1859
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 £240 £210 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 151 161
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.38 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £12.98 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.42 £40.17 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% +11.11%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +30 28 £443 -4.21% 7
South West - 3 £300 -
North West - 2 £350 -
YUM
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YUM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 44 (75.86%) Puppet
2 41 (70.69%) Linux
3 30 (51.72%) Jenkins
4 28 (48.28%) Red Hat
5 26 (44.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (37.93%) Oracle
7 19 (32.76%) UNIX
8 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
8 18 (31.03%) DevOps
9 17 (29.31%) Scrum
10 16 (27.59%) Perl
10 16 (27.59%) Bash Shell
11 14 (24.14%) Middleware
11 14 (24.14%) Java
11 14 (24.14%) Tomcat
11 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (24.14%) Vagrant
11 14 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
12 13 (22.41%) Ruby
12 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (22.41%) MySQL
13 12 (20.69%) WebLogic
13 12 (20.69%) Apache
14 11 (18.97%) Finance
14 11 (18.97%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (18.97%) Open Source
15 10 (17.24%) BDD
15 10 (17.24%) MongoDB
15 10 (17.24%) NoSQL

YUM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (24.14%) Tomcat
2 12 (20.69%) WebLogic
2 12 (20.69%) Apache
3 6 (10.34%) Mule
4 5 (8.62%) Confluence
5 3 (5.17%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) GitHub
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) LDAP
1 8 (13.79%) SAN
2 6 (10.34%) DNS
3 4 (6.90%) Firewall
3 4 (6.90%) HTTP
4 3 (5.17%) SSL
5 2 (3.45%) NAS
5 2 (3.45%) DHCP
6 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.72%) SSH
6 1 (1.72%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) MySQL
2 11 (18.97%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (17.24%) MongoDB
3 10 (17.24%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.34%) Big Data
5 4 (6.90%) Redis
5 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 30 (51.72%) Jenkins
2 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
3 9 (15.52%) RSpec
4 8 (13.79%) Maven
5 7 (12.07%) Hudson
6 5 (8.62%) JIRA
7 4 (6.90%) Artifactory
8 2 (3.45%) Subversion
8 2 (3.45%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.72%) Gradle
9 1 (1.72%) Selenium
9 1 (1.72%) Ant
9 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.72%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.72%) Apache Ivy
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 15 (25.86%) Support Engineer
3 10 (17.24%) Administrator
3 10 (17.24%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (15.52%) Platform Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (12.07%) Technical Specialist
6 7 (12.07%) Linux Support
7 6 (10.34%) Linux Support Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) UNIX Support
7 6 (10.34%) UNIX Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) UNIX Support Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (10.34%) Test Specialist
7 6 (10.34%) Java Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Developer
8 5 (8.62%) Storage Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Storage Support Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) Middleware
2 6 (10.34%) Web Services
2 6 (10.34%) Spring
2 6 (10.34%) REST
2 6 (10.34%) Apache Camel
3 4 (6.90%) Spring Integration
3 4 (6.90%) SOAP
3 4 (6.90%) JMS
3 4 (6.90%) J2EE
4 3 (5.17%) JSON
5 2 (3.45%) EJB
5 2 (3.45%) XML
6 1 (1.72%) CPAN
6 1 (1.72%) X-Windows
6 1 (1.72%) LAMP
6 1 (1.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Open Source
2 2 (3.45%) Wiki
2 2 (3.45%) Blog
2 2 (3.45%) iSeries
2 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.72%) DTV
3 1 (1.72%) Clustering
3 1 (1.72%) Statistics
3 1 (1.72%) Chemistry
3 1 (1.72%) Biology
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) Life Science
3 1 (1.72%) Social Media
3 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (70.69%) Linux
2 26 (44.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (32.76%) UNIX
4 9 (15.52%) Solaris
5 8 (13.79%) CentOS
5 8 (13.79%) Oracle Linux
5 8 (13.79%) Windows
6 3 (5.17%) SELinux
7 2 (3.45%) Debian
7 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) DevOps
2 17 (29.31%) Scrum
3 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (17.24%) BDD
6 8 (13.79%) Release Management
7 7 (12.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (12.07%) Kernel Tuning
8 6 (10.34%) Load Balancing
9 4 (6.90%) TDD
10 3 (5.17%) SOA
10 3 (5.17%) Kanban
11 1 (1.72%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (1.72%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.72%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.72%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.72%) ITSM
11 1 (1.72%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) Perl
1 16 (27.59%) Bash Shell
2 14 (24.14%) Java
3 13 (22.41%) Ruby
4 9 (15.52%) Bourne shell
4 9 (15.52%) SQL
5 8 (13.79%) Python
6 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
6 7 (12.07%) PHP
7 4 (6.90%) C
8 3 (5.17%) Scala
9 2 (3.45%) R
9 2 (3.45%) C++
9 2 (3.45%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.72%) C-shell
10 1 (1.72%) Korn
10 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) BC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) PhD
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) NCDA
4 1 (1.72%) RHCE
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (6.90%) Varnish
3 3 (5.17%) NFS
4 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.45%) GPFS
5 1 (1.72%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.72%) KVM
5 1 (1.72%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (75.86%) Puppet
2 14 (24.14%) Vagrant
2 14 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (15.52%) ZABBIX
4 8 (13.79%) Nagios
5 6 (10.34%) NetBackup
6 3 (5.17%) Ansible
7 2 (3.45%) Ganglia
8 1 (1.72%) logstash
8 1 (1.72%) Salt
8 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) Red Hat
2 22 (37.93%) Oracle
3 8 (13.79%) NetApp
3 8 (13.79%) Veritas
4 6 (10.34%) Brocade
4 6 (10.34%) HP
5 5 (8.62%) JBoss
5 5 (8.62%) VMware
6 4 (6.90%) IBM
7 3 (5.17%) Symantec
8 2 (3.45%) SaltStack
8 2 (3.45%) CA
9 1 (1.72%) Google
9 1 (1.72%) Sun
9 1 (1.72%) Dell
9 1 (1.72%) BEA
9 1 (1.72%) Cisco
9 1 (1.72%) Vignette
9 1 (1.72%) SAP
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