Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 222
Contract jobs citing X++ 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.031%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
South West median daily rate - - £450
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
South West 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 the South West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2148 2328 2539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.04% 40.80% 38.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1324 1510 1692
South West median daily rate £388 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -2.03% +2.78%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £513 £493
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 142 170
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.18% +12.14%
10th Percentile £17.80 £20.05 £26.10
90th Percentile £50.20 £48.00 £54.90
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 the South West

Job postings citing X++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for X++ in the South West

X++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for X++ in the South West