The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 35 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XPath 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.42% - 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% - 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £358 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.39% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.50 £24.69
% change year-on-year
- +35.70%
XPath
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 83 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 21.19% 35.47% 45.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 40 64
Average daily rate £300 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £376 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XPath across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XPath across the Basingstoke region.

XPath Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing XPath also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XPath.

1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) OMEGAMON

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing XPath also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XPath. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (100.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM