The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.50 £24.69
% change year-on-year
- +35.70%
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 West Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
152 132 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 32.76% 28.14% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 91 41
Average daily rate £375 £343 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% +7.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 14
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +73.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.05 £37.20 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.35 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

XPath
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

XPath Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 3 (100.00%) JSTL
1 3 (100.00%) Spring Web Flow
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) LESS
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Re-Platforming
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) QUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) REST

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 3 (100.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (33.33%) QUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Angular Developer
2 2 (66.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) HTML Developer
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Web Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) JSTL
1 3 (100.00%) LESS
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Spring Web Flow
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Re-Platforming
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript