The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Wiki in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wiki over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wikis
Rank 106 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Wiki 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.046% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£360 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £313 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.60% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £10.93 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+14.41% -27.16%
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
625 518 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.41% 23.97% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 287 200
Average daily rate £360 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 39 48
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.49 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% -12.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.87 £12.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

Wiki
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Wiki Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Wiki
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Wiki Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Wiki
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wiki within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Birmingham -5 2 £360 -
Coventry - 2 £325 -
Wiki
England

Wiki
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) SUSE
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) HPUX
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (60.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 3 (60.00%) Korn
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

Wiki
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
1 3 (60.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SUSE
2 3 (60.00%) HPUX
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
1 1 (20.00%) Kanban
1 1 (20.00%) BDD
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) User Stories
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Korn
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Sun
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase