Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 24 November 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 of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 99 101
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.072% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.19% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate £516 £550 £220
% change year-on-year -6.14% +150.00% -29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 614 513 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 38.52% 36.83% 34.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 299 269
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £285 £232 £250
90th Percentile £588 £538 £525
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 32
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £49.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.65% +41.43% +75.00%
10th Percentile £13.80 £35.10 £13.68
90th Percentile £43.75 £54.15 £43.63
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +1.35%

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XPath in Hertfordshire

XPath
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XPath in Hertfordshire