The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - 33 -
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - 2.36% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £394 £370
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.46 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.46 -
XPath
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
88 125 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 40.93% 42.09% 38.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 66 61
Median daily rate £383 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £276 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £24.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.08% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.46 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.30 £38.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in Devon