The first table below looks at the demand for X++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 16 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 South Yorkshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X++
Rank 36 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing X++ 3 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.82% - 3.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% - 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £450 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £421 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
145 118 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 39.73% 33.15% 41.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 71 57
Average daily rate £290 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £198 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £416 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Average hourly rate £17.88 £19.96 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.45% -20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £12.90 £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.65 £35.00 £28.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
X++
Yorkshire

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing X++ across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

X++
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

X++ Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

X++
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing X++ across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

X++ Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

X++
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing X++ within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 1 £550 - 2
X++
Yorkshire

X++
Top 5 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing X++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited X++.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (100.00%) MorphX
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

X++
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing X++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited X++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MorphX
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Sheffield
Computer Futures
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Computer Futures
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South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 days ago