The first table below looks at the demand for wxWidgets skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited wxWidgets over the 3 months to 28 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
wxWidgets
Rank 599 559 -
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -
Contract jobs citing wxWidgets 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.012% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.033% 0.042% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £288 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15100 14239 14923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.62% 27.86% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9730 9049 9104
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 291 365
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%

wxWidgets
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing wxWidgets within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

wxWidgets Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

wxWidgets
Daily Rate Trend

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

wxWidgets Daily Rate Trend in the UK

wxWidgets
Hourly Rate Trend

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

wxWidgets Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing wxWidgets 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 wxWidgets.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Qt
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
4 2 (33.33%) VxWorks
4 2 (33.33%) ASN.1
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) MFC
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Sybase
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) JUnit
5 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL

wxWidgets
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing wxWidgets 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 wxWidgets. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) ASN.1
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) KDB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) JMeter
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Platform Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Mobility Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) MFC
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) Qt
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) CORBA
2 1 (16.67%) Xerces
2 1 (16.67%) Xalan
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) VxWorks
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) OpenSolaris
3 1 (16.67%) SUSE
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Lisp
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Korn
3 1 (16.67%) C-shell
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) Snort
1 1 (16.67%) Squid
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) qmail
1 1 (16.67%) Sendmail
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (16.67%) OpenSSH
1 1 (16.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Sybase
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Nokia
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Tripwire
1 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
1 1 (16.67%) Qualys
1 1 (16.67%) Akamai