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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank - - 117
Contract jobs citing XQuery 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.046%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
-2.72% -
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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
933 1112 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.83% 37.43% 41.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 622 469
Average daily rate £350 £351 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 82 94
Average hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £26.09 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 May 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%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration 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%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
3 1 (25.00%) EDIFACT
3 1 (25.00%) cXML
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) XPath
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
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%) Red Gate
2 1 (25.00%) SAP