The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Wiki in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wiki over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wikis
Rank 132 138 128
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing Wiki 9 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.21% 0.042%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 0.79% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Average daily rate
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£405 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £240
% change year-on-year
- +56.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +63.46%
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 South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
759 887 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 23.82% 26.74% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 520 316
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £242 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 50 51
Average hourly rate £32.25 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.41% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -12.76%

Wiki
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Wiki Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Wiki
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Wiki Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Wiki
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +2 7 £380 -10.58% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £450 -
Somerset - - - - 1
Wiki
England

Wiki
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) LDAP
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 13 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (92.31%) ZABBIX
2 12 (92.31%) Postfix
2 12 (92.31%) CentOS
2 12 (92.31%) nginx
2 12 (92.31%) Ubuntu
2 12 (92.31%) JIRA
2 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Samba
2 12 (92.31%) Debian
2 12 (92.31%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (92.31%) Subversion
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (92.31%) VPN
2 12 (92.31%) Apache
2 12 (92.31%) MySQL
2 12 (92.31%) Confluence
2 12 (92.31%) Puppet
2 12 (92.31%) Hudson
2 12 (92.31%) MediaWiki
2 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 12 (92.31%) iptables
3 11 (84.62%) Build Automation
4 10 (76.92%) VMware

Wiki
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 12 (92.31%) Apache
1 12 (92.31%) nginx
1 12 (92.31%) Confluence
1 12 (92.31%) MediaWiki
2 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 6 (46.15%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) LDAP
2 12 (92.31%) VPN
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) IPsec
3 8 (61.54%) Network Security
3 8 (61.54%) OSPF
3 8 (61.54%) BGP
3 8 (61.54%) EIGRP
3 8 (61.54%) IPv6
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) MySQL
1 12 (92.31%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (92.31%) Hudson
2 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 12 (92.31%) Subversion
2 12 (92.31%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) CESG
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (92.31%) Debian
2 12 (92.31%) Ubuntu
2 12 (92.31%) CentOS
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) Build Automation
3 9 (69.23%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (53.85%) Load Balancing
5 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
5 6 (46.15%) Database Theory
5 6 (46.15%) Relational Database Theory
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Perl
2 6 (46.15%) PHP
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Ruby
2 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Samba
1 12 (92.31%) Postfix
1 12 (92.31%) iptables
2 9 (69.23%) XenServer
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) ZABBIX
1 12 (92.31%) Puppet
2 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (38.46%) Salt
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco