Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 21 November 2017 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++
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 612 604 603
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 -25
Contract jobs citing X++ 22 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.047% 0.024% 0.015%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.096% 0.055% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 7
London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £375 £405 £353
90th Percentile £585 £575 £503
England median daily rate £494 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +3.95% -5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 22908 20044 20232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 48.67% 44.61% 43.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17356 14983 15092
London median daily rate £500 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £305
90th Percentile £669 £634 £638
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 116 139
London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.18 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.48% +36.95% -17.81%
10th Percentile £18.01 £16.07 £13.50
90th Percentile £52.20 £57.19 £52.17
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +22.79%

X++
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for X++ in London

X++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for X++ in London

X++
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing X++ in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for X++ in London

X++
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Central London +9 4 £550 +4.76%
X++
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing X++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for X++.

1 22 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) ERP
3 11 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (40.91%) Middleware
4 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
5 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 8 (36.36%) SLA
5 8 (36.36%) MorphX
6 7 (31.82%) .NET
6 7 (31.82%) EPoS
6 7 (31.82%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (22.73%) Retail
7 5 (22.73%) General Ledger
8 4 (18.18%) Marketing
8 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
8 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.64%) CRM
9 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (13.64%) Power BI
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (13.64%) Finance
9 3 (13.64%) TDD
10 2 (9.09%) Logistics
10 2 (9.09%) NetSuite

X++
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 22 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (9.09%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) Power BI
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MorphX
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (22.73%) General Ledger
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 4 (18.18%) Marketing
3 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Dynamics AX Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Support Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Report Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Microsoft Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) Middleware
2 7 (31.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) EPoS
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) ERP
2 9 (40.91%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Logistics
6 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Information Management
6 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.55%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) JD Edwards