Period
to 22 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for YAML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited YAML over the 6 months to 22 November 2018 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.

YAML
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +220
Contract jobs citing YAML 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
South West median daily rate £550 - -
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -0.10% +11.11% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

YAML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,774 1,464 1,568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.05% 25.82% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,181 928 1,146
South West median daily rate £425 £395 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +6.11% -0.67%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £537 £525
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 23 20
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +24.14% -14.71%
10th Percentile £24.05 £35.00 £18.63
90th Percentile £63.38 £57.75 £53.88
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

YAML
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing YAML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for YAML in the South West

YAML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for YAML in the South West

YAML
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing YAML in the South West over the 6 months to 22 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for YAML in the South West

YAML
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing YAML within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 6 £563 -
Somerset - 3 £550 -
YAML
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing YAML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for YAML.

1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) Microservices
2 6 (66.67%) Apigee
2 6 (66.67%) Swagger
3 5 (55.56%) SonarQube
3 5 (55.56%) SOLID
3 5 (55.56%) RAML
3 5 (55.56%) AppDynamics
3 5 (55.56%) Bitbucket
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) BDD
3 5 (55.56%) Splunk
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio Code
5 3 (33.33%) React
5 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) Sass
5 3 (33.33%) WebStorm
5 3 (33.33%) Docker
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) OpenShift
6 2 (22.22%) Ansible
6 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes

YAML
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Drupal
1 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Apigee
2 2 (22.22%) npm
2 2 (22.22%) NuGet
2 2 (22.22%) OpenShift
2 2 (22.22%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Redis
2 1 (11.11%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Bitbucket
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) SonarQube
2 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio Code
3 3 (33.33%) WebStorm
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) JMeter
4 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) Swagger
2 5 (55.56%) RAML
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) JSON
3 3 (33.33%) React
3 3 (33.33%) Sass
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Core
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) JMS
5 1 (11.11%) Middleware
5 1 (11.11%) Node.js
5 1 (11.11%) OAuth
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Fintech
1 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Microservices
1 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) BDD
2 5 (55.56%) SOLID
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Build Automation
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) API Development
4 1 (11.11%) BPMN
4 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Go
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Grafana
1 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
1 2 (22.22%) Terraform
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) AppDynamics
1 5 (55.56%) Splunk
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Veracode
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) MuleSoft
3 1 (11.11%) TIBCO