Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 18 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 170 173
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.083% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.19% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £275 -
Yorkshire median daily rate - £275 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1242 1617 1774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 41.41% 44.52% 39.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 939 1130 1203
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.48% +8.46%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £269
90th Percentile £525 £525 £515
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -30.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £32.00 £12.90 £12.40
90th Percentile £40.40 £32.50 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £20.00
% change year-on-year +169.09% -25.68% -20.00%

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XPath in West Yorkshire

XPath
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XPath in West Yorkshire