The first table below looks at the demand for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 18 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 Nottinghamshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 1.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £406 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +35.33%
Programming Languages Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
132 130 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 35.39% 36.01% 44.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 62 67
Average daily rate £338 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
Average hourly rate £22.69 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.47% -2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
XPath
East Midlands

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

XPath
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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