The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.06% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
130 143 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 34.95% 37.53% 46.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 91 100
Average daily rate £310 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 8
Average hourly rate £17.67 £27.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.74% +34.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.47 £17.19 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

XPath
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XPath across the South Yorkshire region.

XPath Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire