The table below looks at the statistics for WiX skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WiX over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Installer XML (WiX)
Rank 404 410 376
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -34
Contract jobs citing WiX 5 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.004% 0.032%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.031% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £430 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+24.13% +3.57%
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 Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3124 3191 2690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.00% 13.20% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2191 2351 1991
Average daily rate £425 £410 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 14
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -20.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.99 £30.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £107.50 £54.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £39.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +4.13%

WiX
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WiX Jobs Demand Trend in London

WiX
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WiX Daily Rate Trend in London

WiX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (63.64%) MSBuild
3 7 (63.64%) IIS
3 7 (63.64%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
4 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) Release Management
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) XML
6 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (36.36%) MSI
6 4 (36.36%) TDD
7 3 (27.27%) Subversion
7 3 (27.27%) NUnit
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
7 3 (27.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
8 2 (18.18%) SSDT

WiX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 7 (63.64%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) SSDT
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (63.64%) MSBuild
3 4 (36.36%) MSI
4 3 (27.27%) Subversion
4 3 (27.27%) NUnit
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (27.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Release Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Build Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Build and Release Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Build Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Build Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Release Management
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 1 (9.09%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle