The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 107 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XPath 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% - 0.038%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £390 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £374 £364
% change year-on-year
+16.97% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- -37.31%
XPath
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
563 589 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.55% 23.60% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 356 439
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 12
Median hourly rate £33.25 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.76% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £27.50 £27.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £55.55 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing XPath as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

XPath
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 1 - -
XPath
South East

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XPath 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for XPath.

1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) XML
1 10 (90.91%) XSLT
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) Google
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) VBA
5 5 (45.45%) Software AG
5 5 (45.45%) UML
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (45.45%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (45.45%) TOGAF
5 5 (45.45%) BPMN
5 5 (45.45%) ArchiMate
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
6 4 (36.36%) PHP
7 3 (27.27%) C#
7 3 (27.27%) CSS
7 3 (27.27%) Process Management
7 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 3 (27.27%) Web Development
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (18.18%) BDD
8 2 (18.18%) SilverStripe
8 2 (18.18%) REST

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Drupal
1 2 (18.18%) SilverStripe
2 1 (9.09%) ArcGIS
2 1 (9.09%) GeoServer
2 1 (9.09%) Perch
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Appium
2 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Business Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Business Process Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# WCF Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) WCF Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Process Modeller
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) XML
1 10 (90.91%) XSLT
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) React
4 2 (18.18%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) WSDL
4 2 (18.18%) XML Schema
4 2 (18.18%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ArchiMate
1 5 (45.45%) BPMN
1 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (45.45%) TOGAF
1 5 (45.45%) UML
1 5 (45.45%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Process Management
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) MVVM
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) VBA
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Google
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Software AG
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Zend