The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 33 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XPath 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.57% - 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.54% - 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 - £42.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
113 93 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 44.49% 50.00% 55.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 54 45
Average daily rate £315 £290 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -13.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £375 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) XQuery
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Lucene
3 5 (62.50%) Apache Solr
4 4 (50.00%) JPA
4 4 (50.00%) Big Data
4 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
4 4 (50.00%) Spring
4 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) Apache
4 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
5 3 (37.50%) Servlets
5 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
5 3 (37.50%) Publishing
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 3 (37.50%) Subversion
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (62.50%) Apache Solr
2 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (37.50%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
2 5 (62.50%) Lucene
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) JPA
4 3 (37.50%) Servlets
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) Java EE
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
1 3 (37.50%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) XQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Groovy
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
4 1 (12.50%) JPQL
4 1 (12.50%) HQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA