The table below looks at the statistics for wxWidgets 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 wxWidgets over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
wxWidgets
Rank 543 536 516
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Contract jobs citing wxWidgets 14 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.007% 0.015%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.025% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £296 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.09% +3.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £295 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £297 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £296 £288
% change year-on-year
+1.09% +3.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12432 12178 11781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.27% 27.31% 28.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8435 7786 7583
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 252 317
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £13.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.55 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

wxWidgets
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing wxWidgets across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

wxWidgets Jobs Demand Trend in England

wxWidgets
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

wxWidgets Daily Rate Trend in England

wxWidgets
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing wxWidgets across the England region.

wxWidgets Hourly Rate Trend in England

wxWidgets
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing wxWidgets 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 wxWidgets.

1 30 (100.00%) C
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (86.67%) UNIX
2 26 (86.67%) Python
2 26 (86.67%) Software Engineering
3 25 (83.33%) UML
3 25 (83.33%) C++
4 24 (80.00%) SQL
4 24 (80.00%) Ant
4 24 (80.00%) XML
4 24 (80.00%) ClearCase
4 24 (80.00%) OOD
4 24 (80.00%) Ingres
4 24 (80.00%) Configuration Management
4 24 (80.00%) Motif
4 24 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (80.00%) NUnit
4 24 (80.00%) CruiseControl
4 24 (80.00%) Subversion
4 24 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 24 (80.00%) CppUnit
4 24 (80.00%) GoogleTest
4 24 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (76.67%) ClearQuest
6 21 (70.00%) SC Cleared
7 13 (43.33%) Project Management
7 13 (43.33%) Use Case
8 9 (30.00%) Multithreading
9 8 (26.67%) Integration Testing

wxWidgets
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing wxWidgets 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 wxWidgets. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) Ingres
1 24 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (80.00%) Ant
1 24 (80.00%) ClearCase
1 24 (80.00%) NUnit
1 24 (80.00%) CruiseControl
1 24 (80.00%) Subversion
1 24 (80.00%) CppUnit
1 24 (80.00%) GoogleTest
2 23 (76.67%) ClearQuest
3 3 (10.00%) Rational Rose
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 8 (26.67%) C Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) C++ Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Software Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Senior C Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) XML
1 24 (80.00%) Motif
2 1 (3.33%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 24 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (26.67%) Derivative
3 4 (13.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (86.67%) UNIX
3 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (26.67%) Windows
4 6 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 25 (83.33%) UML
3 24 (80.00%) OOD
3 24 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 24 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (43.33%) Project Management
4 13 (43.33%) Use Case
5 9 (30.00%) Multithreading
6 8 (26.67%) Integration Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Memory Management
6 8 (26.67%) OO
7 6 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 6 (20.00%) Refactoring
8 3 (10.00%) Unified Process
8 3 (10.00%) RUP
9 2 (6.67%) Coaching
10 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Development
10 1 (3.33%) SysML
10 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C
2 26 (86.67%) Python
3 25 (83.33%) C++
4 24 (80.00%) SQL
5 5 (16.67%) Embedded C
6 3 (10.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (70.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft