The table below looks at the statistics for yum skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited yum over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Yellowdog Updater, Modified (yum)
Rank 420 386 418
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +32
Contract jobs citing yum 13 35 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.16% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.55% 1.93% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 8
Average daily rate £425 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £383 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
yum
England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2353 1810 1713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.23% 8.08% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1685 1258 1160
Average daily rate £488 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 40 25
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £14.35 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £35.75 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

yum
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing yum across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

yum Jobs Demand Trend in London

yum
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

yum Daily Rate Trend in London

yum
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing yum across the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

yum Daily Rate Histogram in London

yum
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing yum within the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +35 2 £475 +18.75%
Hammersmith - 1 £622 -
yum
England

yum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) Jenkins
3 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (50.00%) Java
4 11 (50.00%) TDD
5 10 (45.45%) Maven
6 7 (31.82%) JSON
6 7 (31.82%) Web Services
6 7 (31.82%) XML
6 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
6 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (31.82%) DevOps
6 7 (31.82%) REST
6 7 (31.82%) Ansible
7 6 (27.27%) CentOS
8 5 (22.73%) Selenium
8 5 (22.73%) KVM
8 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
8 5 (22.73%) JMS
8 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
8 5 (22.73%) Banking
8 5 (22.73%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (18.18%) Software Delivery
9 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
9 4 (18.18%) Concurrent Programming
9 4 (18.18%) Subversion
9 4 (18.18%) Spring
9 4 (18.18%) AOP
9 4 (18.18%) JMX

yum
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Apache
1 3 (13.64%) OpenStack
1 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) Node.js
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SSL
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (13.64%) DHCP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
3 1 (4.55%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Jenkins
2 10 (45.45%) Maven
3 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
4 5 (22.73%) Selenium
4 5 (22.73%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (18.18%) jMock
5 4 (18.18%) Mockito
5 4 (18.18%) Subversion
5 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
6 3 (13.64%) Ant
6 3 (13.64%) Gradle
6 3 (13.64%) Hudson
6 3 (13.64%) JIRA
6 3 (13.64%) JUnit
7 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
7 2 (9.09%) JBehave
7 2 (9.09%) Xcode
8 1 (4.55%) Liquibase
8 1 (4.55%) MSI
8 1 (4.55%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (22.73%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Front Office
3 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Java Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Android Developer
6 2 (9.09%) iOS Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Linux Scripter
7 1 (4.55%) Objective-C Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) JSON
1 7 (31.82%) REST
1 7 (31.82%) Web Services
1 7 (31.82%) XML
2 5 (22.73%) JMS
3 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 4 (18.18%) J2EE
3 4 (18.18%) JDBC
3 4 (18.18%) JMX
3 4 (18.18%) Spring
3 4 (18.18%) Spring MVC
4 2 (9.09%) Android SDK
4 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.09%) Cocoa
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (9.09%) iOS SDK
4 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.55%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (9.09%) Private Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) Reference Data
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) CentOS
3 4 (18.18%) Unix
4 3 (13.64%) Fedora
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Android
5 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (50.00%) TDD
4 7 (31.82%) DevOps
5 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 4 (18.18%) AOP
6 4 (18.18%) Concurrent Programming
6 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 4 (18.18%) Low Latency
6 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 4 (18.18%) MVC
6 4 (18.18%) Software Delivery
7 3 (13.64%) Kanban
7 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
7 3 (13.64%) Load Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 2 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) KVM
2 3 (13.64%) Docker
2 3 (13.64%) oVirt
3 2 (9.09%) QEMU
3 2 (9.09%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Ansible
1 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (18.18%) Nagios
2 4 (18.18%) Puppet
3 3 (13.64%) Cobbler
3 3 (13.64%) Pingdom
3 3 (13.64%) Salt
4 1 (4.55%) Packer
4 1 (4.55%) Riemann
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Atlassian
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
2 3 (13.64%) Dell
2 3 (13.64%) F5
2 3 (13.64%) New Relic
2 3 (13.64%) Rackspace
2 3 (13.64%) SaltStack
3 2 (9.09%) Caplin
3 2 (9.09%) Currenex
3 2 (9.09%) FXall
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) NetApp
3 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 26 days ago