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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Installer XML (WiX)
Rank 382 372 373
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing WiX 5 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.024% 0.057% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.42% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 3
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£425 £430 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +43.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £380 £350
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WiX
England

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
3001 2864 2506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.61% 13.49% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2168 2069 1850
Average daily rate £425 £415 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.47% -0.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 14
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +41.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

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 6 March 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
4 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
5 10 (66.67%) C#
5 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
5 10 (66.67%) MSBuild
6 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
7 7 (46.67%) IIS
7 7 (46.67%) TDD
8 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (33.33%) XML
9 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (33.33%) Release Management
10 4 (26.67%) NUnit
10 4 (26.67%) MSI
10 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
10 4 (26.67%) SQL
10 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
11 3 (20.00%) ITIL
11 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (20.00%) Oracle
11 3 (20.00%) Subversion
11 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
11 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

WiX
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (46.67%) IIS
2 6 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) SSDT
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (66.67%) MSBuild
3 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (26.67%) MSI
3 4 (26.67%) NUnit
4 3 (20.00%) Subversion
4 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (6.67%) MSTest
5 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Release Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Build Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Environment Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Build and Release Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Build Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Build Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) WCF
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (6.67%) XSLT
4 1 (6.67%) XHTML
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Release Management
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.67%) MVC
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) OOP
7 1 (6.67%) OO
7 1 (6.67%) OOD
7 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Change Control
7 1 (6.67%) Build Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Web Development
7 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
7 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
1 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) XAML
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle