The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XPath 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 9.09% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £361
% change year-on-year
- -3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 - £42.50
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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 Salford region.

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 36.36% 58.62% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 7
Average daily rate £363 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in Salford

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) XSLT
2 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) Maven
2 9 (90.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (90.00%) Grails
2 9 (90.00%) Android
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (90.00%) DOM
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Servlets
2 9 (90.00%) J2SE
2 9 (90.00%) JMS
2 9 (90.00%) HTTP
2 9 (90.00%) XML Schema
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (90.00%) Hazelcast
3 6 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (60.00%) SAX
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 9 (90.00%) Tomcat
1 9 (90.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) XSLT
2 9 (90.00%) Servlets
2 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) Grails
2 9 (90.00%) DOM
2 9 (90.00%) J2SE
2 9 (90.00%) JMS
2 9 (90.00%) XML Schema
3 6 (60.00%) SAX
3 6 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Android
1 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Red Hat