The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XQuery 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£488 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £17.50
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
887 1042 903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 35.13% 40.61% 39.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 561 498
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 81 59
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £23.20 £26.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 February 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 3 £488 - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - - 3
XQuery
England

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) XPath
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Red Gate
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) FTP
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) JDBC
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) SAP SRM

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (50.00%) XML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (25.00%) EDIFACT
3 1 (25.00%) cXML
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) XPath
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) RosettaNet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Red Gate