The table below looks at the statistics for WiX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WiX over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Installer XML (WiX)
Rank 603 580 551
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -29
Contract jobs citing WiX 20 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.025% 0.050%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% 0.19% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 25
Average daily rate £438 £425 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £348 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £426 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £344 £438
% change year-on-year
+23.54% -21.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
7472 6915 5965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.74% 13.52% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4970 4643 3751
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 126 129
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.70 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.44% -2.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.73 £26.06 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

WiX
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WiX within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WiX within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
England +12 20 £438 +2.94% 4
South East +15 7 £425 +25.92%
Berkshire +14 4 - -
London -8 4 £438 +2.94% 1
North West - 4 £285 -
Manchester - 4 £285 -
Hampshire - 3 £425 -
Portsmouth - 3 £425 -

WiX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 36 (83.72%) SQL
2 25 (58.14%) PowerShell
3 23 (53.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (48.84%) .NET
5 18 (41.86%) C#
6 17 (39.53%) Windows
7 16 (37.21%) MSBuild
8 15 (34.88%) C++
9 14 (32.56%) MSI
10 13 (30.23%) IIS
10 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
10 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
12 10 (23.26%) PHP
13 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
13 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
13 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (20.93%) TDD
13 9 (20.93%) DV Cleared
13 9 (20.93%) Algorithms
14 7 (16.28%) Digital Signal Processing
14 7 (16.28%) Signal Processing
15 6 (13.95%) Software Packaging
15 6 (13.95%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2014
16 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
16 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
16 5 (11.63%) HTTP
16 5 (11.63%) XML
16 5 (11.63%) OOP

WiX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 13 (30.23%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
2 1 (2.33%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.63%) SQLite
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (53.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (37.21%) MSBuild
3 14 (32.56%) MSI
4 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.65%) Maven
6 1 (2.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (2.33%) Hudson
6 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.33%) JIRA
6 1 (2.33%) NUnit
6 1 (2.33%) Selenium
6 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Applications Developer
3 10 (23.26%) C++ Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Software Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Build Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) C++ Software Developer
4 6 (13.95%) SQL Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Administrator
5 5 (11.63%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.63%) C++ Applications Developer
5 5 (11.63%) PHP Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Applications Support
6 4 (9.30%) C++/C# Developer
6 4 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Development Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Development Support Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) .NET
2 6 (13.95%) Software Packaging
3 5 (11.63%) WCF
3 5 (11.63%) XML
4 3 (6.98%) ADO.NET
4 3 (6.98%) LINQ
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.33%) Ajax
6 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.33%) HTML
6 1 (2.33%) JAXB
6 1 (2.33%) JDBC
6 1 (2.33%) JMS
6 1 (2.33%) jQuery
6 1 (2.33%) JSP
6 1 (2.33%) Servlets
6 1 (2.33%) Spring
6 1 (2.33%) Web Services
6 1 (2.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) TDD
3 7 (16.28%) Digital Signal Processing
3 7 (16.28%) Signal Processing
4 6 (13.95%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (11.63%) ATDD
5 5 (11.63%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (11.63%) OOP
6 4 (9.30%) DevOps
7 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Validation
7 3 (6.98%) Workflow
8 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.65%) CRM
8 2 (4.65%) SDLC
9 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.33%) Migration
9 1 (2.33%) MVC
9 1 (2.33%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (83.72%) SQL
2 25 (58.14%) PowerShell
3 18 (41.86%) C#
4 15 (34.88%) C++
5 10 (23.26%) PHP
6 2 (4.65%) Java
6 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.33%) C
7 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.33%) VB
7 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.93%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Capita
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Citrix
2 1 (2.33%) DevExpress
2 1 (2.33%) SAP
2 1 (2.33%) Serena
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