Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 293 242 -
Rank change year-on-year -51 - +303
Contract jobs citing X++ 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.022% 0.055% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.042% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Central London median daily rate £465 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.00% - -
London median daily rate £481 £450 £401
% change year-on-year +6.94% +12.36% -19.90%
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 4,765 3,579 3,801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 52.42% 48.86% 47.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,952 2,864 3,139
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £310
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 7 12
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 £28.35 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.15% +9.02% +7.30%
10th Percentile £12.90 £16.65 £18.50
90th Percentile £66.00 £39.70 £60.00
London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.26 £30.19
% change year-on-year +5.56% +33.36% +8.91%

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 19 June 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 -19 1 - -
X++
London

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware

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 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft