The first table below looks at the demand for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Nottingham region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - 34 -
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham - 1.31% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £406 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-0.07% +6.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +35.33%
Programming Languages Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
109 106 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 33.44% 34.75% 41.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 56 51
Average daily rate £345 £344 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.36% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
XPath
Nottinghamshire

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

XPath
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Remoting
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) WF
1 5 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 5 (100.00%) System Testing
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Analysis

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSLT
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Remoting
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) WF
1 5 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 5 (100.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) System Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft