The table below looks at the statistics for X++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X++
Rank - 45 -
Contract jobs citing X++ 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.52% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £430 £420
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
X++
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
98 171 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 41.00% 44.53% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 96 143
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 10
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £32.54 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £55.00 £40.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

X++
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

X++ Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

X++
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Somerset region with a requirement for X++.

1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX

X++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Report Developer
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB