The table below looks at the statistics for X++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X++ over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X++
Rank 118 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing X++ 3 0 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.12% - 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% - 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 18
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£450 - £464
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 - £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 - £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
801 848 1118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.80% 38.95% 41.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 489 580
Average daily rate £325 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 47 22
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £63.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

X++
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

X++ Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

X++
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

X++ Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

X++
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
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Rank Change
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Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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X++
England

X++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 27 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
3 8 (29.63%) Finance
4 7 (25.93%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) Legal
6 5 (18.52%) Workflow
6 5 (18.52%) QA
7 4 (14.81%) SQL
8 3 (11.11%) .NET
8 3 (11.11%) XML
8 3 (11.11%) C#
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (11.11%) WCF
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (7.41%) LexisNexis
9 2 (7.41%) MorphX
9 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (7.41%) CRM
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
9 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.70%) ERP
10 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.70%) OOP
10 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (3.70%) Logistics
10 1 (3.70%) Migration

X++
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 27 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MorphX
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 12 (44.44%) Software Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 7 (25.93%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) XML
1 3 (11.11%) WCF
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.93%) Scrum
3 5 (18.52%) Workflow
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) ERP
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Logistics
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) LexisNexis