The table below looks at the statistics for X++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X++
Rank - 61 -
Contract jobs citing X++ 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.19% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £451
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +10.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
X++
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
201 261 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 58.60% 50.00% 48.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 179 178
Median daily rate £375 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 7 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -23.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £45.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £58.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing X++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

X++
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

X++ Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

X++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing X++ 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for X++.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

X++
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle