Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 21 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 201 207
Contract jobs citing XPath 0 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.093% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.21% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Yorkshire median daily rate - £275 -
England median daily rate £538 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +19.44% +12.50% +1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £20.50

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1679 2342 2355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.76% 43.39% 38.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1236 1590 1591
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £296 £282 £263
90th Percentile £525 £538 £513
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 36
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.09% -24.73% -21.00%
10th Percentile £16.03 £12.95 £11.13
90th Percentile £41.61 £47.50 £46.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +22.79%

XPath
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XPath in Yorkshire

XPath
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XPath in Yorkshire

XPath
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing XPath in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for XPath in Yorkshire