The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-18.80% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50
XPath
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
205 132 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 58.07% 40.87% 40.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 79 68
Median daily rate £350 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £396 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £34.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +51.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

XPath
Top 24 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for XPath.

1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Lucene
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) XQuery
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Complex Event Processing
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) SOA

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Solr Developer
1 2 (66.67%) XML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Lucene
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Complex Event Processing
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO