The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X++
Rank - 47 39
Contract jobs citing X++ 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.41% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.02% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £423 £422
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +0.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
X++
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 South Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
235 197 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 43.04% 40.29% 40.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 130 87
Average daily rate £390 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £239 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £672 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +95.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £28.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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