The table below looks at the statistics for YUM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited YUM over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 145 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing YUM 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.059% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.96% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
208 113 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.17% 5.24% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 63 120
Average daily rate £413 £325 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £164 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 14
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £13.20 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.38 £25.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +14.47%

YUM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

YUM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

YUM
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

YUM Daily Rate Trend in the South West

YUM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) SELinux
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (25.00%) Postfix
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) SMTP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS

YUM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) SELinux
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) logstash
1 1 (25.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) BMC