The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for MediaWiki skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MediaWiki over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MediaWiki
England / London
Rank - - 407
Contract jobs citing MediaWiki 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - - 0.024%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

MediaWiki is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3642 3719 3645
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 19.12% 16.92% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2529 2566 2416
Median daily rate £463 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% +7.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 51 91
Median hourly rate £22.34 £22.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.73% +10.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.53 £11.50 £13.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £108.25 £50.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

MediaWiki
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing MediaWiki as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for MediaWiki in London

MediaWiki
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MediaWiki in London