The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.46 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -62.94%
XPath
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 95 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 41.18% 41.48% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 50 37
Median daily rate £450 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% +3.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

XPath
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Bradford region with a requirement for XPath.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) JDeveloper
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JDeveloper
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) SOA Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle