The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 25 June 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)
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 107 -
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.068% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +53.57% -12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.46

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 Leeds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 521 746 623
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 48.15% 50.61% 40.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 540 461
Median daily rate £400 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £318 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £39.00 £15.67 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +148.88% -55.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

XPath
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XPath in Leeds