Period
to 21 September 2018

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 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++
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 - 94
Rank change year-on-year - +94 +11
Contract jobs citing X++ 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.35% - 0.077%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate £375 - -
Scotland median daily rate £375 £275 -
% change year-on-year +36.36% - -
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 851 760 595
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 49.11% 54.17% 45.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 410 311
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £300 £305 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.03 £190.00 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -90.51% +302.12% -10.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £23.00 £43.93
90th Percentile £34.38 £195.00 £49.58
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% -6.25% +23.36%

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

X++
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing X++ in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for X++ in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for X++.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Power BI
3 2 (33.33%) MorphX
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics SL
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) ERP

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 6 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics SL
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) Power BI
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MorphX
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft