The table below looks at the statistics for WiX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WiX over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Installer XML (WiX)
Rank 635 627 605
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -22
Contract jobs citing WiX 16 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.033% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.25% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 10
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £376 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £331
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8752 7613 7007
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.21% 13.34% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5986 5020 4499
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 127 149
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £51.30 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

WiX
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing WiX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

WiX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WiX
Daily Rate Trend

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

WiX Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WiX
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WiX within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

WiX Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WiX
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WiX within the UK.

WiX Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WiX
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WiX within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -20 14 £375 -6.25% 14
London +10 7 £434 - 4
South East +2 4 £375 -6.25% 5
Hampshire +4 3 £375 -9.09% 5
City of London - 3 £375 -
Andover - 2 - - 2
Wales - 2 £370 -
South Wales - 2 £370 -
North West +2 1 £150 -64.70%
South West +2 1 £330 +1.53% 2
Dorset -2 1 £330 +1.53%
Bournemouth -6 1 £330 +1.53%
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £150 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Port Talbot - 1 - -

WiX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WiX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for WiX.

1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) .NET
3 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
5 13 (43.33%) Visual Studio
6 12 (40.00%) C#
6 12 (40.00%) C++
6 12 (40.00%) SQL
7 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (26.67%) TDD
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 8 (26.67%) ITIL
9 7 (23.33%) IIS
9 7 (23.33%) PHP
9 7 (23.33%) Validation
9 7 (23.33%) MSI
9 7 (23.33%) DV Cleared
10 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (20.00%) SpecFlow
10 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 5 (16.67%) Web Services
11 5 (16.67%) XML
11 5 (16.67%) MS Excel

WiX
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (23.33%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) DNS
1 4 (13.33%) Kerberos
2 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (16.67%) SSDT
4 1 (3.33%) Data Mart
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (43.33%) Visual Studio
3 7 (23.33%) MSI
4 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (20.00%) SpecFlow
5 5 (16.67%) TeamCity
6 4 (13.33%) Babel
6 4 (13.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (13.33%) InstallShield
6 4 (13.33%) MSBuild
6 4 (13.33%) NUnit
6 4 (13.33%) Selenium
6 4 (13.33%) webpack
7 3 (10.00%) Maven
8 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (6.67%) Bitbucket
8 2 (6.67%) CMake
8 2 (6.67%) Gradle
8 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
8 2 (6.67%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Build Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) C++ Developer
4 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Applications Developer
6 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Build Manager
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (3.33%) C++ Applications Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Development Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Development Support Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
9 1 (3.33%) PHP Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (16.67%) WCF
4 5 (16.67%) Web Services
4 5 (16.67%) XML
5 4 (13.33%) Ajax
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (13.33%) Breeze.js
5 4 (13.33%) Durandal
5 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
5 4 (13.33%) jQuery
5 4 (13.33%) Kendo UI
5 4 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (13.33%) OAuth2
5 4 (13.33%) OpenID
5 4 (13.33%) React
5 4 (13.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Fintech
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) TDD
3 7 (23.33%) Validation
4 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) Full Text Search
5 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (10.00%) Release Management
6 3 (10.00%) Service Design
6 3 (10.00%) System Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) ETL
7 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
7 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.33%) Contingency Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) C#
1 12 (40.00%) C++
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (23.33%) PHP
4 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (13.33%) C
5 4 (13.33%) Java
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.33%) TypeScript
5 4 (13.33%) VB
6 3 (10.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) DV Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) MCITP
4 1 (3.33%) MCTS
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) VirtualBox
4 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) DevExpress
3 3 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) RedGate
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