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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited yum over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Yellowdog Updater, Modified (yum)
England / South West
Rank - 133 139
Contract jobs citing yum 0 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category - 2.34% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 7
Median daily rate - £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £442 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.73% +35.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 -

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
182 214 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.03% 7.40% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 153 129
Median daily rate £390 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £26.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% +9.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

yum
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing yum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

yum Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

yum
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing yum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for yum.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) TOWER Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Kernel Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared

yum
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Kernel Tuning
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) TOWER Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware