The 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wikis
Rank - - 129
Contract jobs citing Wiki 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.034%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £313 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.60% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £10.93 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+14.41% -27.16%
Wiki
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
852 804 764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.53% 28.39% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 421 391
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 60 57
Average hourly rate £16.78 £20.00 £18.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.10% +9.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £32.50 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Chemistry
3 1 (33.33%) Biology
3 1 (33.33%) Life Science
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Ganglia
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop

Wiki
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Storage Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Chemistry
1 1 (33.33%) Biology
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PhD
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) yum
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat