The table below looks at the statistics for XPath skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XPath (XML Path Language)
Rank - 125 -
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.088% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 -
XPath
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 West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
841 955 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 44.76% 42.00% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 575 641 322
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £19.25 £19.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

XPath
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing XPath as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XPath Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

XPath
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

XPath Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

XPath
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XPath also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for XPath.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit

XPath
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA