Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 95 87
Rank change year-on-year -14 -8 +14
Contract jobs citing X++ 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.36% 0.23% 0.089%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 0.46% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
Scotland median daily rate £375 £338 -
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
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 840 651 491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 49.73% 49.77% 43.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 364 254
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +7.86% +3.32%
10th Percentile £306 £299 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £190.00 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.89% +302.12% -14.09%
10th Percentile £10.75 £23.00 £43.93
90th Percentile £79.65 £195.00 £49.58
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +20.37% -34.15% +9.33%

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 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for X++ in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 November 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%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) MorphX
4 2 (33.33%) Power BI
5 1 (16.67%) Presales
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics SL
5 1 (16.67%) Banking

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