Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for WiX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WiX over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows Installer XML (WiX)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 821 818
Rank change year-on-year -16 -3 -12
Contract jobs citing WiX 25 34 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.035% 0.046%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.21% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 25
England median daily rate £388 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -9.38% -4.88%
10th Percentile £307 £215 £309
90th Percentile £525 £447 £518
UK median daily rate £388 £370 £400
% change year-on-year +4.73% -7.50% -4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
England median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK median hourly rate - - £37.50

WiX is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17789 16192 15056
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.76% 16.60% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12471 10949 10116
England median daily rate £455 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.06% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £280
90th Percentile £609 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 234 285
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28.93 £26.18 £23.85
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

WiX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing WiX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for WiX in England

WiX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WiX in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for WiX in England

WiX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WiX in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WiX in England

WiX
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WiX within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +4 13 £388 +10.71% 1
London -16 5 £525 +20.97%
South West - 3 £425 -
North of England +52 2 £313 +35.87%
North West +28 2 £313 +4.17%
East of England - 2 £344 -
WiX
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 across the England region with a requirement for WiX.

1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) C#
3 19 (76.00%) .NET
4 17 (68.00%) Visual Studio
5 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (60.00%) WCF
6 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (52.00%) XML
7 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (52.00%) PowerShell
8 12 (48.00%) C++
9 10 (40.00%) OOD
9 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
9 10 (40.00%) OWASP
9 10 (40.00%) Multithreading
9 10 (40.00%) Network Security
9 10 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (32.00%) CTI
11 7 (28.00%) MSI
11 7 (28.00%) InstallShield
11 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
12 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
13 5 (20.00%) Degree
13 5 (20.00%) SQL
13 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
14 4 (16.00%) JIRA
14 4 (16.00%) Atlassian
14 4 (16.00%) Confluence
14 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
14 4 (16.00%) Git (software)

WiX
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (16.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Network Security
1 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (32.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Data Mart
2 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (28.00%) InstallShield
2 7 (28.00%) MSI
3 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.00%) JIRA
4 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (8.00%) CMake
4 2 (8.00%) Gradle
4 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (8.00%) TestComplete
5 1 (4.00%) Subversion
5 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Packager
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Development Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) MSI Packager
7 1 (4.00%) Build Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Business Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) WCF
3 13 (52.00%) XML
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (12.00%) Software Packaging
5 2 (8.00%) Silverlight
5 2 (8.00%) WinForms
5 2 (8.00%) WPF
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 10 (40.00%) OOD
2 10 (40.00%) OWASP
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Application Virtualisation
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) Corporate Information Factory
4 3 (12.00%) Inmon Methodology
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) PowerShell
3 12 (48.00%) C++
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Groovy
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) MCITP
2 3 (12.00%) MCTS
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (8.00%) VirtualBox
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (12.00%) RedGate
4 2 (8.00%) VMware