The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Installer XML (WiX)
Rank 581 533 574
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +41
Contract jobs citing WiX 6 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.023% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.086% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 11
Average daily rate £378 £430 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.20% +27.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £459 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6946 5388 5855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.34% 11.29% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4426 3424 3417
Average daily rate £375 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 136 207
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%

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 18 April 2014.

WiX Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WiX
Top 9 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -92 6 £378 -12.20% 1
South East -13 2 £269 -23.21%
East of England -25 2 £388 -
City of London -14 1 £430 +1.77% 1
London -30 1 £430 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £325 -
Cambridge - 1 £325 -
Basingstoke - - - -
Hampshire - - - -

WiX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 19 (79.17%) MSI
3 18 (75.00%) C#
4 17 (70.83%) XML
5 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 14 (58.33%) Windows
6 14 (58.33%) Subversion
7 13 (54.17%) NUnit
8 12 (50.00%) CruiseControl
8 12 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 12 (50.00%) Release Management
9 11 (45.83%) IIS
10 10 (41.67%) TDD
10 10 (41.67%) HTML
10 10 (41.67%) Oracle
10 10 (41.67%) jQuery
10 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
11 9 (37.50%) Scrum
12 8 (33.33%) WCF
12 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
12 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
13 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (29.17%) MVC
13 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
14 6 (25.00%) SOA
14 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
14 6 (25.00%) HTML5
14 6 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

WiX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (45.83%) IIS
2 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 5 (20.83%) Kentico
3 5 (20.83%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) MSI
2 14 (58.33%) Subversion
3 13 (54.17%) NUnit
4 12 (50.00%) CruiseControl
4 12 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (12.50%) MSBuild
8 2 (8.33%) Hudson
8 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
8 2 (8.33%) Flash Builder
8 2 (8.33%) Ant
8 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (20.83%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
4 7 (29.17%) Systems Integration Analyst
4 7 (29.17%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Configuration Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) Lead Developer
8 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Designer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (8.33%) ActionScript Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (8.33%) .NET Designer
9 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) XML
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 10 (41.67%) jQuery
4 8 (33.33%) WCF
4 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (25.00%) HTML5
5 6 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 4 (16.67%) CSS
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (8.33%) WPF
8 2 (8.33%) LINQ
8 2 (8.33%) Robotlegs
8 2 (8.33%) ADO.NET
8 2 (8.33%) Flash
9 1 (4.17%) RESTful
9 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Release Management
2 10 (41.67%) TDD
2 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (37.50%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) MVC
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) SOA
6 5 (20.83%) Software Deployment
6 5 (20.83%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (20.83%) Automated Testing
6 5 (20.83%) OO
7 4 (16.67%) UML
7 4 (16.67%) Project Management
8 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
9 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
9 2 (8.33%) Migration
9 2 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) C
3 5 (20.83%) PHP
4 2 (8.33%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.33%) XAML
4 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) ActionScript
4 2 (8.33%) Java
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Adobe