The table below looks at the statistics for X++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 57 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing X++ 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.15% 1.45% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 5.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
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++
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 Wiltshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
204 178 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.82% 25.72% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 93 143
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 13
Average hourly rate £38.00 £20.19 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.25% -50.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £20.06 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £21.00 £55.00
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 Wiltshire

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

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

X++
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

X++ Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

X++
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX

X++
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

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
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#