The table below looks at the statistics for X++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
X++
UK / Scotland
Rank - - 126
Contract jobs citing X++ 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.037%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
796 862 947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.69% 34.10% 34.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 480 576
Median daily rate £375 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 14
Median hourly rate £43.00 £39.50 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.86% +28.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.06 £22.50 £16.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

X++
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

X++ Daily Rate Trend in Scotland