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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MediaWiki
Rank 601 577 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Contract jobs citing MediaWiki 8 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.009% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.078% 0.053% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £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
10242 9449 8424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.32% 17.31% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6259 5859 4740
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 365 316 431
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%

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 8 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 5 May 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
(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 -21 8 £425 - 1
Bristol +10 5 £375 -11.76% 1
South West +6 5 £375 -11.76% 1
South East - 2 £438 -
London +15 1 £450 +47.54%
Berkshire - 1 £450 -
Hampshire - 1 £425 -
Havant - 1 £425 -

MediaWiki
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 19 (95.00%) Apache
1 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 18 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 18 (90.00%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (90.00%) Samba
2 18 (90.00%) Subversion
2 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) LDAP
2 18 (90.00%) VPN
2 18 (90.00%) JIRA
2 18 (90.00%) Wiki
2 18 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (90.00%) ZABBIX
2 18 (90.00%) Postfix
2 18 (90.00%) CentOS
2 18 (90.00%) Puppet
2 18 (90.00%) Hudson
2 18 (90.00%) Confluence
2 18 (90.00%) Jenkins
2 18 (90.00%) DevOps
2 18 (90.00%) iptables
3 17 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (85.00%) Windows
3 17 (85.00%) VMware
4 16 (80.00%) MySQL
4 16 (80.00%) Build Automation
5 15 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
5 15 (75.00%) XenServer
5 15 (75.00%) nginx

MediaWiki
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 19 (95.00%) Apache
2 18 (90.00%) Confluence
3 15 (75.00%) nginx
4 9 (45.00%) IIS
5 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 18 (90.00%) LDAP
2 18 (90.00%) VPN
3 14 (70.00%) IPsec
3 14 (70.00%) OSPF
3 14 (70.00%) BGP
3 14 (70.00%) EIGRP
3 14 (70.00%) IPv6
3 14 (70.00%) LAN
3 14 (70.00%) WAN
3 14 (70.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) RTP
4 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (80.00%) MySQL
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Subversion
1 18 (90.00%) JIRA
1 18 (90.00%) Git (software)
1 18 (90.00%) Hudson
1 18 (90.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (45.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) Wiki
2 10 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
1 18 (90.00%) CentOS
2 17 (85.00%) Windows
3 15 (75.00%) Debian
3 15 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) AIX
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
1 18 (90.00%) DevOps
2 16 (80.00%) Build Automation
3 15 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
5 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (40.00%) Database Theory
5 8 (40.00%) Relational Database Theory
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Bash Shell
1 11 (55.00%) Ruby
1 11 (55.00%) Perl
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (25.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) Samba
1 18 (90.00%) Postfix
1 18 (90.00%) iptables
2 17 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (75.00%) XenServer
4 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.00%) vSphere
5 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 18 (90.00%) ZABBIX
1 18 (90.00%) Puppet
2 8 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (40.00%) Salt
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 17 (85.00%) VMware
3 15 (75.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) F5