Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for XPath skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XPath over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +100
Contract jobs citing XPath 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.50% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate £525 - -
Scotland median daily rate £525 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

XPath is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 893 718 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 50.06% 53.86% 43.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 391 295
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £301 £304 £263
90th Percentile £538 £488 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.03 £190.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -90.51% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.25 £36.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year -52.41% -8.23% +22.62%

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing XPath as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for XPath in Glasgow

XPath
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XPath in Glasgow

XPath
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XPath in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XPath also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for XPath.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) JMS
1 9 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) Derivative
1 9 (100.00%) Apache MINA
1 9 (100.00%) Apache Camel
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (66.67%) BPMN
2 6 (66.67%) Reference Data
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (66.67%) AquaLogic BPM
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Front Office
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 5 (55.56%) Migration
3 5 (55.56%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring

XPath
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (66.67%) AquaLogic BPM
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 9 (100.00%) Apache MINA
1 9 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (100.00%) JMS
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Derivative
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (66.67%) Reference Data
2 6 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (55.56%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (11.11%) DTCC
5 1 (11.11%) Eurex
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) BPMN
2 6 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 5 (55.56%) Migration
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle