The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - 31 -
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 1.93% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £361
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 - £42.50
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Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 94 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 31.45% 45.41% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 32 13
Average daily rate £363 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £155 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 13
Average hourly rate £39.00 £31.56 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.59% +8.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in Chester

XPath
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) J2SE
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) SAX
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Hazelcast

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) J2SE
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) SAX
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat