The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Basingstoke region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - - 1.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.72% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 150 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 38.17% 62.50% 38.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 89 33
Average daily rate £425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% -36.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 25 July 2014, 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%) MS Office
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%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
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%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Server Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Server Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
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%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy