Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for X++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited X++ over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

X++
London > Central London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 274 250 259
Rank change year-on-year -24 +9 -
Contract jobs citing X++ 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.067% 0.027% 0.012%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.055% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Central London median daily rate £525 £488 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £464 £434 £513
90th Percentile £635 £531 £538
London median daily rate £481 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +6.94% - -1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

X++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,704 3,650 3,817
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 52.30% 49.82% 46.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,945 3,023 3,150
Central London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £650 £650
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 16
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £27.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.82% -1.72% +34.84%
10th Percentile £19.00 £16.90 £19.25
90th Percentile £79.50 £50.31 £57.50
London median hourly rate £34.39 £42.50 £28.82
% change year-on-year -19.09% +47.47% +0.24%

X++
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing X++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for X++ in Central London

X++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing X++ in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for X++ in Central London

X++
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing X++ in Central London over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for X++ in Central London

X++
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing X++ within the Central London region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -21 2 £525 +7.69% 1
X++
London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing X++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for X++.

1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) ERP
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) JD Edwards
4 3 (50.00%) Middleware
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) NetSuite
4 3 (50.00%) MorphX
4 3 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) CRM
6 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (16.67%) EPoS
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (16.67%) Data Migration

X++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (50.00%) NetSuite
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MorphX
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics AX Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) JD Edwards
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft