The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 27 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
27 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 Leicestershire - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.46 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -62.94%
XPath
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
142 126 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 47.49% 43.00% 40.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 87 67
Median daily rate £300 £285 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £140 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 24
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -