The first table below looks at the demand for X++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 Scotland 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 - - 112
Contract jobs citing X++ 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.036%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £500
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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1007 976 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 38.30% 41.09% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 503 351
Average daily rate £370 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 22 30
Average hourly rate £25.00 £38.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% +38.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £12.42 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.35 £44.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
X++
UK

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing X++ across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Aberdeen
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago