The first table below looks at the demand for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East of England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank - - 129
Contract jobs citing XQuery 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £325 £425
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1210 897 1331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 37.57% 38.90% 42.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 496 664
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 74 127
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.40 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £25.50 £25.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £47.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
XQuery
England

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

XQuery
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

XQuery Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

XQuery
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
XQuery
England

XQuery
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Squid
1 2 (100.00%) JSTL
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Semantic Web
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) MarkLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Jena
1 2 (100.00%) Triplestore

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MarkLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Triplestore
General
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JSTL
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Jena
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Squid