The table below looks at the statistics for X++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X++
Rank 125 148 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing X++ 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.032% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 0.088% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £438 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
X++
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
931 1140 1138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 36.99% 36.67% 38.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 723 687
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 50 55
Median hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £20.94 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing X++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing X++ within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk - 3 £475 -
Cambridgeshire +19 1 £400 -23.80%
X++
England

X++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for X++.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (57.14%) JD Edwards
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) ERP
4 3 (42.86%) General Ledger
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) Nintex
5 2 (28.57%) User Experience
5 2 (28.57%) GitHub
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
5 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM

X++
Top Related IT Skills in the East of 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) MorphX
General
1 3 (42.86%) General Ledger
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics AX Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Integration Specialist
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (14.29%) WF
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
1 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Predictive Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) JD Edwards
3 2 (28.57%) Nintex
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle