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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Yellowdog Updater, Modified (yum)
Rank 237 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing yum 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.06% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £288 -
% change year-on-year
+56.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - -
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
847 1026 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.89% 10.75% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 501 379
Average daily rate £375 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 32 51
Average hourly rate £46.00 £16.72 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.11% -17.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.12 £55.65 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

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
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing yum across the South East region.

yum Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

yum
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing yum within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
Surrey - 9 £450 -
yum
England

yum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 7 (77.78%) Solaris
2 7 (77.78%) Veritas
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
3 5 (55.56%) AIX
3 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) LAMP
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (22.22%) PKI
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE
5 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
5 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (22.22%) Ansible
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Subversion
5 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
5 2 (22.22%) SSH
5 2 (22.22%) Maven
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) SAML
5 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 2 (22.22%) Linux

yum
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
1 2 (22.22%) SSH
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Unix Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Java EE
1 2 (22.22%) LAMP
1 2 (22.22%) SAML
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Solaris
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
3 5 (55.56%) AIX
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
1 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Veritas
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) VMware