The table below looks at the statistics for YUM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited YUM over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Yellowdog Updater, Modified (YUM)
Rank 240 225 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing YUM 8 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.086% 0.080% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.98% 0.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £510 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.27% -
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
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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
815 897 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.77% 10.25% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 455 297
Average daily rate £350 £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £188 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 50 44
Average hourly rate £19.91 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £32.05 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +11.11%

YUM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

YUM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

YUM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

YUM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

YUM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Puppet
1 12 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (91.67%) DevOps
2 11 (91.67%) Middleware
2 11 (91.67%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) MySQL
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Vagrant
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) SOA
7 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
7 1 (8.33%) NFS
7 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (8.33%) DNS
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco
7 1 (8.33%) Sun
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) Dell
7 1 (8.33%) BEA
7 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (8.33%) Nagios
7 1 (8.33%) C

YUM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) SSH
1 1 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Hudson
2 1 (8.33%) Gradle
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 8 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Linux Support
2 5 (41.67%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) CPAN
2 1 (8.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) DTV
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) DevOps
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) Korn
2 1 (8.33%) C-shell
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) NFS
1 1 (8.33%) Xen
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Vignette
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Sun
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) BEA
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Google