The table below looks at the statistics for WiX skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WiX over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Installer XML (WiX)
Rank 585 548 540
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -8
Contract jobs citing WiX 1 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.015% 0.034%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.015% 0.11% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 12
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£325 £325 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £395
% change year-on-year
- -17.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WiX
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6772 6098 5158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.36% 12.73% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4523 3938 3275
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 134 145
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £32.50 £24.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.24 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

WiX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WiX across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WiX Jobs Demand Trend in England

WiX
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WiX Daily Rate Trend in England

WiX
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WiX within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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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
South West - 1 £325 -
WiX
UK

WiX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WiX 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 WiX.

1 9 (90.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) IIS
4 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) MSBuild
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (30.00%) Workflow
6 3 (30.00%) SCOM
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) WCF
6 3 (30.00%) LINQ
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) SSDT
7 2 (20.00%) Release Management
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (20.00%) QA
7 2 (20.00%) MSI
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel

WiX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WiX 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 WiX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) SSDT
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (40.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (20.00%) MSI
5 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Release Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Build and Release Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Release Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Build Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Build Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 3 (30.00%) LINQ
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle