Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 February 2019 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 85 -
Rank change year-on-year -19 - -
Contract jobs citing X++ 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.20% 0.43% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Glasgow median daily rate £475 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Scotland median daily rate £475 £450 -
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 716 537 465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 47.23% 45.74% 44.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 338 244
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +6.62%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £263
90th Percentile £525 £479 £450
Scotland median daily rate £410 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Glasgow median hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £30.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.86% +16.05% -45.16%
10th Percentile £13.50 £23.00 £16.55
90th Percentile £88.63 £58.15 £53.53
Scotland median hourly rate £42.50 £20.61 £43.50
% change year-on-year +106.26% -52.63% +16.00%

X++
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for X++ in Glasgow

X++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for X++ in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for X++.

1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

X++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft