The table below looks at the statistics for WiX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WiX over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Installer XML (WiX)
Rank 109 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WiX 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.044% - 0.050%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.62% - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£351 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £408 £425
% change year-on-year
-13.98% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
162 164 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.11% 7.59% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 107 101
Average daily rate £388 £290 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.62% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 13
Average hourly rate £33.50 £37.80 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.37% +24.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £37.80 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

WiX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WiX across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WiX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WiX
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) MSI
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

WiX
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MSI
1 2 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (100.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft