The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing XQuery 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.75 - -
XQuery
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
486 689 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.36% 39.21% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 433 322
Average daily rate £338 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 39
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.00 £23.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £39.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XQuery across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

XQuery
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

XQuery Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

XQuery
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing XQuery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XQuery.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) Lombardi
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) XPath
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing XQuery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XQuery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Lombardi
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) DB2 Developer
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (25.00%) XML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle