The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank 94 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XPath 1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.065% - 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% - 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Average daily rate
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£425 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £373
% change year-on-year
- -6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 - £42.50
XPath
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
597 470 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.67% 36.35% 35.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 283 260
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 36 42
Average hourly rate £46.75 £21.00 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.61% -48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £11.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £36.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

XPath
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

XPath Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

XPath
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XPath within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - - - - 1
XPath
South East

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) PowerPivot
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) MDX

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Business Objects