Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 14 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++
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing X++ 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.035% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.092% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £308 - -
Scotland median daily rate £375 £394 -
% change year-on-year -4.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,087 1,050 762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 38.26% 35.64% 38.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 637 471
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £285
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £42.50 £21.00 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.38% -55.56% +85.29%
10th Percentile £38.75 £15.96 £41.43
90th Percentile £44.36 £35.75 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £42.50 £21.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +102.38% -47.50% +6.67%

X++
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for X++ in Edinburgh

X++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for X++ in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for X++.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI

X++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Report Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft