The first table below looks at the demand for X++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 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 Programming Languages category for the East of England region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X++
Rank 137 - 130
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing X++ 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.032% - 0.065%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.085% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £450 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1181 858 1317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.31% 38.65% 42.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 468 663
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 79 117
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.48 £26.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
X++
England

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

X++
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

X++ Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

X++
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing X++ within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 1 £450 -
Hertfordshire - - - -
X++
England

X++
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) MorphX
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

X++
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MorphX
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
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