The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Wiki in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wiki over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Wikis
England / North West
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 159 151
Rank change year-on-year +27 -8  
Contract jobs citing Wiki 1 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.036% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.57% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Median daily rate - £490 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +35.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -20.55% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00

Wiki is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 957 1228 1170
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 34.19% 30.49% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 754 641
Median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 60 71
Median hourly rate £25.92 £22.52 £16.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.07% +35.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £47.39 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.82
% change year-on-year +8.69% +22.24%  

Wiki
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Wiki as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Wiki in the North West

Wiki
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wiki in the North West

Wiki
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wiki within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 1 - - 1
Wiki
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wiki also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Wiki.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) yum
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) GitLab
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) MSI
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Wicket
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Groovy
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 2 (40.00%) Apache

Wiki
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) CouchDB
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) Neo4j
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) Riak
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) GitLab
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) MSI
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Wicket
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) DOM
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Play Framework
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) SAX
1 2 (40.00%) Servlets
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Groovy
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle