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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Installer XML (WiX)
Rank 580 559 575
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +16
Contract jobs citing WiX 10 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.022% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £419 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% -14.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £346 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +21.42%
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
7010 5869 6065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.81% 11.51% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4501 3677 3558
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 143 221
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £24.70 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
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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 -18 9 £425 +1.49% 4
City of London +23 4 £475 +16.92% 1
London +3 4 £475 +16.92% 2
South East -13 3 £375 -11.76% 1
East of England - 2 £331 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £331 -
Cambridge - 2 £331 -
Surrey - 1 £245 - 1
Reigate - - - - 1

WiX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 9 (64.29%) XML
1 9 (64.29%) C#
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (64.29%) MVC
1 9 (64.29%) TDD
2 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (50.00%) WCF
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) MSBuild
5 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
5 5 (35.71%) MSI
5 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
6 4 (28.57%) IIS
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) XAML
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) NUnit
6 4 (28.57%) WPF
6 4 (28.57%) LINQ
6 4 (28.57%) Subversion

WiX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Kerberos
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (42.86%) MSBuild
3 5 (35.71%) MSI
3 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
4 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 4 (28.57%) NUnit
4 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 3 (21.43%) Hudson
5 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
6 2 (14.29%) Ant
6 2 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (14.29%) CruiseControl
6 2 (14.29%) Selenium
6 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
6 2 (14.29%) Flash Builder
6 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 2 (14.29%) SpecFlow
6 2 (14.29%) Jasmine
7 1 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 2 (14.29%) Senior SQL Server Developer
5 2 (14.29%) ActionScript Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) XML
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (50.00%) WCF
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) WPF
4 4 (28.57%) LINQ
5 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (21.43%) RESTful
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) JSP
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) Flash
6 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 2 (14.29%) Ajax
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) Breeze.js
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) MVC
1 9 (64.29%) TDD
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) XAML
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB
4 2 (14.29%) ActionScript
4 2 (14.29%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) Serena
2 2 (14.29%) DevExpress
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago