Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 287 257 268
Rank change year-on-year -30 +11 +39
Contract jobs citing X++ 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.033% 0.050% 0.012%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.062% 0.099% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +13.51%
10th Percentile £525 £390 £513
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
London median daily rate £525 £438 £475
% change year-on-year +20.00% -7.89% +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 4,860 4,031 3,993
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 53.30% 50.27% 48.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,002 3,210 3,309
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £363 £356 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 13
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.33% -21.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.31 £17.00
90th Percentile £52.34 £45.20 £56.49
London median hourly rate £39.00 £35.91 £30.94
% change year-on-year +8.62% +16.07% +17.07%

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 21 September 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 -7 3 £550 +10.00% 3
X++
London

For the 6 months to 21 September 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