The table below looks at the statistics for YAML skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited YAML over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
YAML
Rank 644 652 625
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -27
Contract jobs citing YAML 9 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.010% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.056% 0.037% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 9
Median daily rate £438 - £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - £513
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16138 16326 15676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.83% 27.95% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11190 11035 9953
Median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 292 221
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.64 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

YAML
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing YAML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

YAML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

YAML
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing YAML within the UK.

YAML Daily Rate Trend in the UK

YAML
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing YAML within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

YAML Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

YAML
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing YAML within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 9 £438 - 2
Yorkshire - 6 £450 - 1
West Yorkshire - 6 £450 - 1
Leeds - 5 £450 - 1
London -13 2 £350 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £375 -
Preston - 1 - -

YAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing YAML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for YAML.

1 10 (66.67%) Puppet
2 7 (46.67%) Docker
2 7 (46.67%) DevOps
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) JSON
4 5 (33.33%) Workflow
4 5 (33.33%) Unix
4 5 (33.33%) Packer
5 4 (26.67%) Ansible
5 4 (26.67%) Junos
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (26.67%) RESTful
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
6 3 (20.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (20.00%) F5
7 2 (13.33%) OpenNMS
7 2 (13.33%) Product Management
7 2 (13.33%) MRTG
7 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (13.33%) NGOSS
7 2 (13.33%) Robot Framework
7 2 (13.33%) NX-OS
7 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
7 2 (13.33%) VXLAN

YAML
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Junos
2 3 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (13.33%) MRTG
3 2 (13.33%) NX-OS
3 2 (13.33%) OSPF
3 2 (13.33%) VXLAN
4 1 (6.67%) DMZ
4 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) LDAP
4 1 (6.67%) SSL
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Robot Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) MSTest
2 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
2 1 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) OSS Architect
2 2 (13.33%) OSS Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) JSON
2 4 (26.67%) RESTful
3 2 (13.33%) RAML
3 2 (13.33%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) Swagger
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) Java EE
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) NGOSS
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) Workflow
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Product Management
5 1 (6.67%) API Development
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (6.67%) OWASP
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Service Design
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCA
1 2 (13.33%) CCNP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (13.33%) JNCIP
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Docker
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) KVM
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Puppet
2 5 (33.33%) Packer
3 4 (26.67%) Ansible
4 2 (13.33%) OpenNMS
4 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (6.67%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
2 3 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) CA
4 1 (6.67%) hybris
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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