The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 29 April 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 West
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 139
Contract jobs citing yum 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.032%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 203 258 229
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 7.63% 8.79% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 170 133
Median daily rate £428 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.13% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 29
Median hourly rate £47.50 £15.36 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +209.34% -23.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -15.55% +11.46%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for yum in the South West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for yum in the South West