The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for XPath skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XPath over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

XPath (XML Path Language)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton - - 2.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £348 £400
% change year-on-year +15.10% -13.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

XPath is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 74 95 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 53.62% 50.26% 46.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 61 64
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.50% -46.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing XPath as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for XPath in Brighton

XPath
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XPath in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for XPath in Brighton

XPath
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for XPath.

1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (100.00%) JSTL
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) COM

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) JSTL
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft