The table below looks at the statistics for yum skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited yum over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Yellowdog Updater, Modified (yum)
Rank 614 600 605
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing yum 27 32 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.057% 0.018%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.48% 0.70% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 8
Median daily rate £450 £406 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £450 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5604 4564 4333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.08% 8.16% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3551 2782 2501
Median daily rate £450 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 198 160
Median hourly rate £22.38 £20.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.84% -19.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £37.80 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -18.00%

yum
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing yum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

yum Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

yum
Daily Rate Trend

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

yum Daily Rate Trend in the UK

yum
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing yum within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

yum Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

yum
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing yum within the UK.

yum Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

yum
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing yum within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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 -30 26 £450 +10.76% 6
London -28 14 £425 +3.03% 4
South East -9 5 £450 +12.50% 1
Surrey - 5 £450 -
North West - 4 £458 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £515 -
Leeds - 3 £515 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £515 -
City of London +39 2 £475 +15.15%
Warrington - 2 £425 - 1
Leatherhead - 2 £450 -
Manchester - 2 £493 -
Cheshire - 2 £425 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £622 -
Camberley - 1 £450 -
South Wales - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

yum
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 with a requirement for yum.

1 47 (71.21%) Jenkins
2 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (54.55%) Java
4 35 (53.03%) Maven
5 30 (45.45%) Git (software)
6 28 (42.42%) Sonatype Nexus
6 28 (42.42%) JUnit
6 28 (42.42%) Linux
7 25 (37.88%) DevOps
7 25 (37.88%) Puppet
8 23 (34.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (31.82%) JIRA
10 19 (28.79%) SC Cleared
10 19 (28.79%) Security Cleared
10 19 (28.79%) Confluence
10 19 (28.79%) Liquibase
11 18 (27.27%) Microservices
11 18 (27.27%) SonarQube
11 18 (27.27%) Bareos
11 18 (27.27%) Service Design
11 18 (27.27%) Data Protection
11 18 (27.27%) TDD
12 17 (25.76%) SOA
13 16 (24.24%) Unix
13 16 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (22.73%) Web Services
14 15 (22.73%) XML
15 14 (21.21%) Oracle
15 14 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (21.21%) Ansible

yum
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 19 (28.79%) Confluence
2 13 (19.70%) Apache
3 3 (4.55%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
1 8 (12.12%) MS Office
1 8 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
1 8 (12.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.67%) HTTPS
1 11 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.12%) Firewall
2 8 (12.12%) SSH
2 8 (12.12%) Wireshark
3 6 (9.09%) SSL
4 5 (7.58%) DNS
5 3 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.55%) DHCP
5 3 (4.55%) HTTP
6 2 (3.03%) LDAP
7 1 (1.52%) Network Security
7 1 (1.52%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) MySQL
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) OpenTSDB
Development Applications
1 47 (71.21%) Jenkins
2 35 (53.03%) Maven
3 30 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 28 (42.42%) JUnit
4 28 (42.42%) Sonatype Nexus
5 21 (31.82%) JIRA
6 19 (28.79%) Liquibase
7 18 (27.27%) SonarQube
8 12 (18.18%) Subversion
9 8 (12.12%) Eclipse
9 8 (12.12%) IntelliJ
10 6 (9.09%) TeamCity
11 4 (6.06%) jMock
11 4 (6.06%) Mockito
11 4 (6.06%) Selenium
12 3 (4.55%) Hudson
12 3 (4.55%) MSI
13 2 (3.03%) GitLab
13 2 (3.03%) Gradle
13 2 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Front Office
3 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (27.27%) Architect
2 14 (21.21%) Developer
3 13 (19.70%) DevOps Architect
4 10 (15.15%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Applications Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Applications Support
5 8 (12.12%) Applications Support Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Support Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Angular Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (6.06%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (6.06%) HTML Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Unix Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Android Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Applications Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Consultant
9 2 (3.03%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.73%) Web Services
1 15 (22.73%) XML
2 8 (12.12%) CSS
2 8 (12.12%) Java EE
2 8 (12.12%) LAMP
2 8 (12.12%) SAML
3 7 (10.61%) JSON
3 7 (10.61%) REST
4 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 6 (9.09%) HTML
5 5 (7.58%) JMS
6 4 (6.06%) Hibernate
6 4 (6.06%) J2EE
6 4 (6.06%) JDBC
6 4 (6.06%) JMX
6 4 (6.06%) Spring
6 4 (6.06%) Spring MVC
7 3 (4.55%) Android SDK
8 2 (3.03%) Cocoa
8 2 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Cryptography
2 8 (12.12%) PKI
3 4 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.03%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.03%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) Wiki
5 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 28 (42.42%) Linux
2 23 (34.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (24.24%) Unix
4 12 (18.18%) Solaris
5 10 (15.15%) AIX
6 6 (9.09%) CentOS
7 3 (4.55%) Android
7 3 (4.55%) Fedora
7 3 (4.55%) Windows
8 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.03%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.88%) DevOps
3 18 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 18 (27.27%) Microservices
3 18 (27.27%) Service Design
3 18 (27.27%) TDD
4 17 (25.76%) SOA
5 16 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 11 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (12.12%) Problem Management
9 7 (10.61%) Scrum
10 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.06%) AOP
11 4 (6.06%) Concurrent Programming
11 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
11 4 (6.06%) Front End Development
11 4 (6.06%) ITIL
11 4 (6.06%) MVC
11 4 (6.06%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (54.55%) Java
2 12 (18.18%) SQL
3 11 (16.67%) Python
3 11 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.64%) PHP
5 8 (12.12%) Perl
5 8 (12.12%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.03%) C
7 2 (3.03%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) SC Cleared
1 19 (28.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.58%) KVM
3 3 (4.55%) Docker
3 3 (4.55%) oVirt
4 2 (3.03%) QEMU
4 2 (3.03%) RHEV
4 2 (3.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 25 (37.88%) Puppet
2 18 (27.27%) Bareos
3 14 (21.21%) Ansible
3 14 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.06%) Nagios
5 3 (4.55%) Cobbler
5 3 (4.55%) Pingdom
5 3 (4.55%) Salt
6 1 (1.52%) Packer
6 1 (1.52%) Riemann
Vendors
1 14 (21.21%) Oracle
2 11 (16.67%) Cisco
3 10 (15.15%) Red Hat
3 10 (15.15%) Veritas
3 10 (15.15%) VMware
4 3 (4.55%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.55%) Dell
4 3 (4.55%) F5
4 3 (4.55%) New Relic
4 3 (4.55%) Rackspace
4 3 (4.55%) SaltStack
5 2 (3.03%) Caplin
5 2 (3.03%) Currenex
5 2 (3.03%) FXall
5 2 (3.03%) IBM
5 2 (3.03%) NetApp
5 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
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