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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MediaWiki
Rank 622 578 575
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -3
Contract jobs citing MediaWiki 1 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.029% 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.011% 0.16% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 1
Average daily rate - £425 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +112.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 -
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
9231 9186 8902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.21% 17.96% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5999 5690 5246
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 317 310
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.88 £39.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 4 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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -10 1 - -
Skipton - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

MediaWiki
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Wiki
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 2 (66.67%) Postfix
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Hudson
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Database Theory
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database Theory
2 2 (66.67%) iptables
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux

MediaWiki
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (33.33%) Foswiki
2 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
2 1 (33.33%) Liferay
2 1 (33.33%) Magnolia
2 1 (33.33%) TWiki
2 1 (33.33%) TYPO3
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) IPsec
1 2 (66.67%) IPv6
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Wiki
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Database Theory
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database Theory
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) iptables
1 2 (66.67%) Postfix
1 2 (66.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe