The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Wiki in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wiki over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wikis
Rank 504 520 460
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -60
Contract jobs citing Wiki 72 56 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.36% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 27 55
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £620 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £356 £384
% change year-on-year
+13.68% -7.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £28.75 £10.93 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £10.93 -
% change year-on-year
+163.15% -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15660 15644 13681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.80% 30.60% 30.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9676 9532 8203
Average daily rate £425 £401 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% -2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 622 776
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.32 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+0.98% -8.40%

Wiki
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wiki Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wiki
Daily Rate Trend

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

Wiki Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wiki
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wiki within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Wiki Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Wiki
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Wiki Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wiki
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wiki within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Wiki Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Wiki
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wiki within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 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
England -14 71 £425 +9.67% 20
London +8 36 £450 +12.35% 9
South East -6 16 £325 +4.00% 3
South West -11 8 £425 - 2
Bristol - 6 £425 - 2
City of London +4 5 £475 +15.15% 2
Hampshire -18 4 £325 +8.33% 2
Berkshire - 4 £500 -
West Midlands 0 3 £325 -
East of England +4 2 - - 4
Farnborough - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - - 1
Middlesex - 2 £273 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £450 -
Coventry - 2 £325 -
Birmingham -4 1 £360 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Peterborough - - - - 2
Southampton - - - - 2
Stirling - - - -
Tamworth - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 3
Essex - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Feltham - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Ascot - - - -
Bath - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -

Wiki
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 55 (44.00%) Linux
2 35 (28.00%) VMware
2 35 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (27.20%) Git (software)
4 32 (25.60%) Subversion
4 32 (25.60%) Apache
5 31 (24.80%) DevOps
6 30 (24.00%) Confluence
6 30 (24.00%) MySQL
6 30 (24.00%) Windows
6 30 (24.00%) Shell Script
6 30 (24.00%) JIRA
7 29 (23.20%) Red Hat
7 29 (23.20%) Jenkins
8 28 (22.40%) Bash Shell
9 27 (21.60%) UNIX
10 26 (20.80%) Puppet
11 25 (20.00%) Java
11 25 (20.00%) Python
12 24 (19.20%) SQL
12 24 (19.20%) PostgreSQL
13 23 (18.40%) SharePoint
14 22 (17.60%) Banking
15 20 (16.00%) Ruby
15 20 (16.00%) Firewall
15 20 (16.00%) LDAP
15 20 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (16.00%) Relational Database
16 19 (15.20%) VPN
16 19 (15.20%) PHP

Wiki
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 32 (25.60%) Apache
2 30 (24.00%) Confluence
3 23 (18.40%) SharePoint
4 17 (13.60%) MediaWiki
5 14 (11.20%) nginx
6 10 (8.00%) OpenStack
7 7 (5.60%) WebLogic
8 6 (4.80%) JBoss
8 6 (4.80%) uWSGI
9 5 (4.00%) IIS
10 4 (3.20%) SAS
10 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
11 3 (2.40%) Adobe CQ
11 3 (2.40%) Apache Pig
12 2 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.80%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.80%) CMS
13 1 (0.80%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.80%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 11 (8.80%) MS Office
2 9 (7.20%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.20%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.20%) MS Project
4 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.80%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.80%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.00%) LDAP
1 20 (16.00%) Firewall
2 19 (15.20%) VPN
3 18 (14.40%) LAN
3 18 (14.40%) WAN
4 16 (12.80%) IPv6
4 16 (12.80%) IPsec
4 16 (12.80%) Network Security
4 16 (12.80%) OSPF
4 16 (12.80%) BGP
4 16 (12.80%) EIGRP
5 10 (8.00%) SAN
6 7 (5.60%) Internet
7 2 (1.60%) HTTP
8 1 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.80%) Intranet
8 1 (0.80%) DNS
8 1 (0.80%) DHCP
8 1 (0.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.00%) MySQL
2 24 (19.20%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 14 (11.20%) SQL Server
5 8 (6.40%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.20%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.20%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.20%) Big Data
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.40%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.80%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.80%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.80%) OLTP
9 1 (0.80%) DB2
Development Applications
1 34 (27.20%) Git (software)
2 32 (25.60%) Subversion
3 30 (24.00%) JIRA
4 29 (23.20%) Jenkins
5 18 (14.40%) Hudson
6 6 (4.80%) Maven
7 3 (2.40%) Ant
7 3 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.40%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.60%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.60%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.60%) JUnit
8 2 (1.60%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.60%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.60%) Log4j
9 1 (0.80%) PowerBuilder
General
1 22 (17.60%) Banking
2 18 (14.40%) Finance
3 4 (3.20%) Front Office
3 4 (3.20%) Investment Banking
3 4 (3.20%) Games
4 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.40%) Legal
5 2 (1.60%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.60%) Publishing
5 2 (1.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) German Language
6 1 (0.80%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.80%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.80%) Retail
6 1 (0.80%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (17.60%) Developer
2 18 (14.40%) Administrator
3 15 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (11.20%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (8.80%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (7.20%) UNIX Administrator
6 9 (7.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.40%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 7 (5.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Author
9 6 (4.80%) Technical Author
9 6 (4.80%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.80%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (3.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 4 (3.20%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.20%) Voice Engineer
10 4 (3.20%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.60%) XML
1 17 (13.60%) JSON
2 10 (8.00%) HTML
2 10 (8.00%) CSS
2 10 (8.00%) Web Services
3 9 (7.20%) jQuery
3 9 (7.20%) REST
4 8 (6.40%) LAMP
5 6 (4.80%) JSP
5 6 (4.80%) HTML5
5 6 (4.80%) Regular Expression
5 6 (4.80%) WSGI
6 5 (4.00%) Java EE
6 5 (4.00%) SOAP
6 5 (4.00%) J2EE
6 5 (4.00%) Ajax
6 5 (4.00%) XMPP
6 5 (4.00%) DOM
7 4 (3.20%) Servlets
7 4 (3.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.20%) Clustering
2 10 (8.00%) Symmetrix DMX
3 7 (5.60%) User Experience
4 6 (4.80%) Fixed Income
5 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.00%) Open Source
5 5 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (3.20%) Statistics
6 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.40%) Online Games
7 3 (2.40%) Blog
7 3 (2.40%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.60%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.60%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.60%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.80%) CESG
9 1 (0.80%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 55 (44.00%) Linux
2 30 (24.00%) Windows
3 27 (21.60%) UNIX
4 18 (14.40%) CentOS
5 16 (12.80%) Ubuntu
6 14 (11.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (11.20%) SUSE
6 14 (11.20%) Debian
7 13 (10.40%) Solaris
8 9 (7.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (6.40%) HPUX
10 4 (3.20%) Android
11 3 (2.40%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.40%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.60%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
2 31 (24.80%) DevOps
3 19 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (13.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (13.60%) Capacity Planning
5 15 (12.00%) Build Automation
6 14 (11.20%) TDD
7 13 (10.40%) Data Modelling
8 10 (8.00%) Database Theory
8 10 (8.00%) Relational Database Theory
9 9 (7.20%) BDD
9 9 (7.20%) Project Management
10 7 (5.60%) Knowledge Management
10 7 (5.60%) Scrum
11 6 (4.80%) Load Balancing
11 6 (4.80%) Migration
11 6 (4.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (4.80%) Unit Testing
12 5 (4.00%) Line Management
12 5 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.00%) Shell Script
2 28 (22.40%) Bash Shell
3 25 (20.00%) Python
3 25 (20.00%) Java
4 24 (19.20%) SQL
5 20 (16.00%) Ruby
6 19 (15.20%) PHP
7 18 (14.40%) Perl
8 12 (9.60%) JavaScript
8 12 (9.60%) Korn
9 5 (4.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.00%) C
10 2 (1.60%) VBScript
11 1 (0.80%) C#
11 1 (0.80%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 14 (11.20%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (8.80%) CCNA
3 9 (7.20%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.20%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.20%) CCNP
5 3 (2.40%) Degree
5 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.40%) VCP4
6 2 (1.60%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.60%) CCVP
7 1 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.80%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.40%) SLA
2 3 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 20 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (13.60%) Postfix
2 17 (13.60%) XenServer
2 17 (13.60%) Samba
3 12 (9.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (8.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (4.80%) Shibboleth
6 5 (4.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (4.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.60%) NFS
8 1 (0.80%) Firmware
8 1 (0.80%) Gluster
8 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.80%) KVM
8 1 (0.80%) GPFS
8 1 (0.80%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 26 (20.80%) Puppet
2 18 (14.40%) ZABBIX
3 11 (8.80%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (8.00%) Salt
5 7 (5.60%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (2.40%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (2.40%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.60%) SAP Afaria
8 1 (0.80%) Graphite
8 1 (0.80%) yum
8 1 (0.80%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.80%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.80%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.80%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.80%) Nagios
8 1 (0.80%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 35 (28.00%) VMware
2 29 (23.20%) Red Hat
3 17 (13.60%) Citrix
4 15 (12.00%) Oracle
5 12 (9.60%) Cisco
5 12 (9.60%) Sun
5 12 (9.60%) Veritas
6 10 (8.00%) EMC
7 8 (6.40%) Atlassian
8 7 (5.60%) Microsoft
9 6 (4.80%) Google
10 5 (4.00%) HP
11 4 (3.20%) Adobe
11 4 (3.20%) IBM
11 4 (3.20%) SAP
11 4 (3.20%) Apple
12 3 (2.40%) Sybase
12 3 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (1.60%) hybris
13 2 (1.60%) F5
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
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Rate: £12.00 - £13.00 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago
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Rate: £550 - £640 per day
Posted: 27 days ago