Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 296 275 270
Rank change year-on-year -21 -5 +12
Contract jobs citing X++ 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.032% 0.046% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.060% 0.089% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Central London median daily rate £550 £538 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +10.26% +5.41%
10th Percentile £525 £478 £434
90th Percentile £575 £645 £531
London median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £19.50 - -

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 5,036 4,471 3,957
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 53.90% 51.51% 50.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,115 3,691 3,263
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% -
10th Percentile £375 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £688 £638
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 10
Central London median hourly rate £37.09 £25.79 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.83% -6.23% +8.16%
10th Percentile £16.90 £16.30 £16.06
90th Percentile £63.70 £46.00 £55.19
London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.00 £33.18
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.56% +36.95%

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++
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 12 December 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 +3 3 £550 +4.76% 2
X++
London

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Presales
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics 365

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics 365
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Technical Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Presales