The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Yahoo! products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Yahoo! over the 3 months to 25 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Yahoo!.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Yahoo!
UK
Rank 591 641 -
Rank change year-on-year +50 -  
Contract jobs citing Yahoo! 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.006% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.010% 0.013% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £338 £210 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Yahoo! is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20016 23252 23937
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.19% 43.70% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12337 14081 13513
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 719 804 1001
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Yahoo!
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Yahoo! as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Yahoo! in the UK

Yahoo!
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Yahoo!.

Contractor daily rate trend for Yahoo! in the UK

Yahoo!
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Yahoo!.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Yahoo! in the UK

Yahoo!
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Yahoo! within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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 +29 2 £338 +60.71% 6
London +32 1 £338 +60.71% 1
Cheshire - 1 £338 - 1
North West - 1 £338 - 2
Knutsford - 1 £338 -

Yahoo!
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Yahoo! 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 Yahoo!.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal

Yahoo!
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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic Integration
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Dojo
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) JSF
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) JTA
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) DataPower
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) AOP
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) BPEL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 2 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Kony
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase