Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 22 April 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 75
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - - 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Gloucestershire median daily rate - - £450
South West median daily rate - £414 £425
% change year-on-year - -2.65% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 224 329 446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 39.37% 45.50% 48.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 207 209
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £278 £263 £274
90th Percentile £600 £563 £575
South West median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 40 37
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £28.50 £38.75 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.45% -9.88% +2.38%
10th Percentile £26.25 £26.25 £26.25
90th Percentile £50.75 £49.25 £47.22
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £42.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% -1.79% +16.67%

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for XPath in Gloucestershire

XPath
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XPath in Gloucestershire