The table below looks at the statistics for X++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X++
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing X++ 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.56% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
- -1.17%
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 Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 38 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 31.94% 31.93% 24.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 23
Average daily rate £285 £366 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.18% +1.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £315 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £445 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing X++ across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

X++
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing X++ across the Aberdeen region.

X++ Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

X++
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing X++ 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 X++.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) FRx
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

X++
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing X++ 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 X++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (25.00%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Power View
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Report Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Management
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft