The table below looks at the statistics for X++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X++
Rank 98 111 74
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -37
Contract jobs citing X++ 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.29% 0.061% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 0.14% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £475 £600 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
X++
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
696 714 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 50.54% 43.62% 31.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 502 200
Median daily rate £420 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -58.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

X++
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

X++ Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

X++
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for X++.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX

X++
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling