The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XPath 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.79% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£220 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
37 52 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 33.04% 40.63% 44.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 33 27
Average daily rate £256 £310 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% -14.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £375 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £26.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

XPath
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) JAXB
1 2 (100.00%) XQuery
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Mule
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Mule ESB
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Apache

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (100.00%) Mule
1 2 (100.00%) Mule ESB
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) JAXB
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C