The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Wiki in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wiki over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wikis
Rank 127 119 134
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing Wiki 2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.066% 0.34% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 1.51% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£388 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £245 £350
% change year-on-year
+58.16% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £110.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+323.07% -
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
717 598 644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.62% 22.40% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 278 298
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £213 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 36 69
Average hourly rate £15.79 £16.84 £18.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.23% -10.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £10.62 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
Wiki
England

Wiki
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wiki across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Wiki Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Wiki
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wiki across the North West region.

Wiki Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Wiki
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wiki within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Manchester - - - -
Wiki
England

Wiki
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Wiki also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wiki.

1 8 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Siebel
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Informatica
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) Open Text
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 4 (50.00%) IIS
3 4 (50.00%) QlikView
3 4 (50.00%) IronPort
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) Clustering
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Change Control

Wiki
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Wiki also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wiki. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (12.50%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) JCL
3 1 (12.50%) REXX
3 1 (12.50%) SELCOPY
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Siebel
1 6 (75.00%) HP
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
1 6 (75.00%) Informatica
1 6 (75.00%) Open Text
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) IronPort
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) CA