The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank - - 209
Contract jobs citing XQuery 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.052%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £475 £495
% change year-on-year
-32.63% -4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
XQuery
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1699 1641 2545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.65% 47.90% 43.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1431 1383 2070
Median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.19 £19.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing XQuery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XQuery
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XQuery across the City of London region.

XQuery Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

XQuery
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Lumira
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Lumira
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP