Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 81 -
Rank change year-on-year -25 - +93
Contract jobs citing XPath 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.45% 0.26% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Glasgow median daily rate £525 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% - -
Scotland median daily rate £525 £413 -
% change year-on-year +27.27% - -
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 751 602 495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 48.05% 51.99% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 329 273
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £234
90th Percentile £506 £450 £438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.28 £17.32 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.67% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.76 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -60.56% +13.33% +22.95%

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 26 May 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 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) OOP
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) JMS
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) Data Analysis
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Derivative
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Camel
2 6 (85.71%) Apache MINA
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Front Office
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) OTC Derivatives
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (42.86%) AquaLogic BPM
4 3 (42.86%) BPMN
4 3 (42.86%) Reference Data
4 3 (42.86%) Self-Motivation

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) AquaLogic BPM
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Front Office
2 1 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Database Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Intapp Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Camel
2 6 (85.71%) Apache MINA
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) JMS
2 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Derivative
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (42.86%) OTC Derivatives
2 3 (42.86%) Reference Data
2 3 (42.86%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Data Analysis
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) OOP
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) BPMN
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Intapp
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft