The table below looks at the statistics for MediaWiki skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MediaWiki over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MediaWiki
Rank 602 - 590
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MediaWiki 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% - 0.005%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.039% - 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£388 - £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10222 9225 10228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.68% 17.47% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6147 5459 5730
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 371 503
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £38.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

MediaWiki
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MediaWiki within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MediaWiki Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MediaWiki
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MediaWiki within the UK.

MediaWiki Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MediaWiki
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MediaWiki within the UK.

MediaWiki Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MediaWiki
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MediaWiki within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 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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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 £388 -
South West - 2 £388 -
England - 2 £388 - 1
Woking - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 1
South East - - - - 1

MediaWiki
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MediaWiki 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 MediaWiki.

1 15 (100.00%) PHP
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Apache
2 14 (93.33%) LDAP
2 14 (93.33%) Perl
2 14 (93.33%) MySQL
2 14 (93.33%) Red Hat
2 14 (93.33%) Samba
2 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (93.33%) Puppet
3 13 (86.67%) Bash Shell
3 13 (86.67%) Confluence
3 13 (86.67%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (86.67%) Hudson
3 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
3 13 (86.67%) ZABBIX
3 13 (86.67%) Postfix
3 13 (86.67%) XenServer
3 13 (86.67%) nginx
3 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
3 13 (86.67%) Relational Database
3 13 (86.67%) DevOps
3 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (86.67%) Network Security
3 13 (86.67%) Wiki
3 13 (86.67%) Subversion
3 13 (86.67%) Ruby
3 13 (86.67%) JIRA
3 13 (86.67%) Debian

MediaWiki
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing MediaWiki 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 MediaWiki. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (100.00%) Apache
2 13 (86.67%) nginx
2 13 (86.67%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) Drupal
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) LDAP
2 13 (86.67%) LAN
2 13 (86.67%) WAN
2 13 (86.67%) VPN
2 13 (86.67%) IPv6
2 13 (86.67%) OSPF
2 13 (86.67%) BGP
2 13 (86.67%) EIGRP
2 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 13 (86.67%) IPsec
2 13 (86.67%) Network Security
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) X.500
4 1 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (6.67%) NAS
4 1 (6.67%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) MySQL
2 13 (86.67%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (86.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Subversion
1 13 (86.67%) JIRA
1 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
1 13 (86.67%) Hudson
1 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Platform Architect
3 1 (6.67%) IT Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) Zend Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Django
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Wiki
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (86.67%) Debian
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) Ubuntu
4 8 (53.33%) CentOS
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Data Modelling
1 13 (86.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (86.67%) Capacity Planning
1 13 (86.67%) DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) PHP
2 14 (93.33%) Perl
3 13 (86.67%) Ruby
3 13 (86.67%) Bash Shell
3 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 13 (86.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Samba
1 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (86.67%) Postfix
2 13 (86.67%) XenServer
3 1 (6.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) vCloud
3 1 (6.67%) KVM
3 1 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) Puppet
2 13 (86.67%) ZABBIX
3 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (20.00%) Salt
4 1 (6.67%) OpenView
4 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Red Hat
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) Zend
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) EMC