The first table below looks at the demand for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 Bristol 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 - 42 63
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.93% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.27% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £225
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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
332 153 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.13% 28.49% 31.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 104 140
Average daily rate £375 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £26.20 £22.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in Bristol