The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 31 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing XPath 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.60% 0.85% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.54% 1.32% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £320 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +0.69%
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
East Sussex

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
118 152 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 63.10% 64.68% 46.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 84 50
Median daily rate £325 £315 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +32.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 11
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing XPath as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 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 Brighton region with a requirement for XPath.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSTL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) COM
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) XQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Jetty

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (33.33%) Jetty
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSTL
3 1 (33.33%) COM
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft