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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Installer XML (WiX)
UK
Rank 589 603 592
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing WiX 8 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.037% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.25% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 9
Median daily rate £375 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £285 £344
% change year-on-year
+12.28% -17.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
7381 7593 6898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.49% 14.95% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4919 5065 4709
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 203 125
Median hourly rate £41.25 £41.80 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +12.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £24.23 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

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
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 7 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +19 8 £375 +25.00% 1
London +13 4 £375 -16.66%
South West +13 3 £320 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £320 -
Tewkesbury - 2 £320 -
South East +9 1 - - 1
Cheltenham - 1 £320 -

WiX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 24 (82.76%) C#
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 23 (79.31%) .NET
3 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
4 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
5 15 (51.72%) Visual Studio
5 15 (51.72%) SQL
6 13 (44.83%) TDD
6 13 (44.83%) .NET Framework
6 13 (44.83%) WCF
6 13 (44.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
7 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
7 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
7 12 (41.38%) Web Services
7 12 (41.38%) XML
8 10 (34.48%) IIS
8 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (34.48%) MSI
8 10 (34.48%) React
9 9 (31.03%) Configuration Management
9 9 (31.03%) MVC
9 9 (31.03%) NUnit
9 9 (31.03%) VB
9 9 (31.03%) Oracle
9 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (31.03%) Entity Framework
10 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
10 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration

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 10 (34.48%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) PaaS
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) DNS
1 7 (24.14%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
2 13 (44.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Visual Studio
2 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (34.48%) MSI
4 9 (31.03%) NUnit
5 7 (24.14%) Selenium
5 7 (24.14%) SpecFlow
6 5 (17.24%) MSBuild
7 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 3 (10.34%) NMock
8 3 (10.34%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
9 2 (6.90%) Moq
9 2 (6.90%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
10 1 (3.45%) Hudson
10 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.45%) Banking
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Military
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) C# Developer
4 7 (24.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Build Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Development Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Development Support Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Angular Developer
8 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) .NET Framework
2 13 (44.83%) WCF
3 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
3 12 (41.38%) Web Services
3 12 (41.38%) XML
4 10 (34.48%) React
5 9 (31.03%) Entity Framework
6 7 (24.14%) Ajax
6 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (24.14%) Breeze.js
6 7 (24.14%) Durandal
6 7 (24.14%) Express
6 7 (24.14%) jQuery
6 7 (24.14%) Kendo UI
6 7 (24.14%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (24.14%) WinForms
7 3 (10.34%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Client/Server
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (13.79%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) TDD
2 9 (31.03%) Configuration Management
2 9 (31.03%) MVC
3 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) Full Text Search
5 5 (17.24%) DevOps
5 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 5 (17.24%) Service Design
5 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Web Development
7 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
7 3 (10.34%) ETL
7 3 (10.34%) System Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Validation
8 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Product Management
8 2 (6.90%) Scrum
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
4 9 (31.03%) VB
5 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
6 7 (24.14%) TypeScript
7 2 (6.90%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) PHP
7 2 (6.90%) VB6
8 1 (3.45%) C
8 1 (3.45%) C++/CLI
8 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (3.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle
3 7 (24.14%) BMC
3 7 (24.14%) DevExpress
3 7 (24.14%) Remedy
4 4 (13.79%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Perforce