The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for yum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited yum over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Yellowdog Updater, Modified (yum)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 262 -
Contract jobs citing yum 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.054% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 -
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

yum is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 786 1004 1064
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 10.03% 10.82% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 608 554
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 45 32
Median hourly rate £16.50 £45.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.33% +109.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.16 £13.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.30 £58.59 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing yum as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for yum in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing yum in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for yum in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 East region with a requirement for yum.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Rsyslog
1 1 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Consul
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Packer
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Rsyslog
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) VMware