The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - - 107
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - - 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Average daily rate
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- - £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +9.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 Hampshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
754 692 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.48% 39.82% 38.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 395 427
Average daily rate £361 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 46 55
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.39 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

XPath
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XPath across the Hampshire region.

XPath Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

XPath
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Havant - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
XPath
South East

XPath
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) DOM
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) JAXP
1 3 (100.00%) SAX
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) JSF
1 3 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Liferay
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Talend
1 3 (100.00%) PrimeFaces
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) JAX-RS

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) Liferay
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) DOM
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) JAXP
1 3 (100.00%) SAX
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) JSF
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) PrimeFaces
2 2 (66.67%) JAX-RS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Talend