The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 7 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank 546 549 473
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -76
Contract jobs citing XQuery 37 30 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.059% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.16% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 47
Average daily rate
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£425 £394 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £140 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
- +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 -
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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 England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19107 19002 15946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.82% 37.62% 37.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12655 12619 10017
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 456 593
Average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £16.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.70 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in England

XQuery
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

XQuery Daily Rate Trend in England

XQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XQuery across the England region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

XQuery Daily Rate Histogram in England

XQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XQuery across the England region.

XQuery Hourly Rate Trend in England

XQuery
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 7 May 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
South East +20 23 £450 - 5
London -16 10 £438 +16.66% 8
North West -19 2 £375 -
West Midlands - 2 £425 -
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XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 108 (96.43%) XML
2 89 (79.46%) XSLT
3 67 (59.82%) Java
4 57 (50.89%) XPath
5 51 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (33.04%) Oracle
7 35 (31.25%) SOA
8 32 (28.57%) Publishing
9 30 (26.79%) JavaScript
10 29 (25.89%) SQL
11 28 (25.00%) HTML
12 27 (24.11%) Web Services
12 27 (24.11%) MarkLogic
13 26 (23.21%) Team Foundation Server
13 26 (23.21%) Linux
14 25 (22.32%) Spring
15 24 (21.43%) Windows
16 23 (20.54%) UNIX
16 23 (20.54%) Maven
16 23 (20.54%) QA
17 22 (19.64%) Unit Testing
18 21 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
18 21 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 21 (18.75%) TDD
18 21 (18.75%) Microsoft
19 20 (17.86%) OOP
19 20 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
20 19 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
20 19 (16.96%) Python
20 19 (16.96%) SQL Server

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 21 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 19 (16.96%) WebLogic
3 13 (11.61%) IIS
4 12 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (9.82%) MQSeries
6 10 (8.93%) Tomcat
7 8 (7.14%) JBoss
8 7 (6.25%) Apache
9 4 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (2.68%) Jetty
10 3 (2.68%) Apache Solr
10 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.79%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.89%) AquaLogic
12 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.89%) Confluence
12 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.89%) CMS
12 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.68%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (15.18%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.89%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.18%) Internet
2 16 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (0.89%) FTP
3 1 (0.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.11%) MarkLogic
2 19 (16.96%) SQL Server
3 17 (15.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (9.82%) MySQL
5 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.46%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.68%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.68%) SQL Navigator
10 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.79%) Triplestore
10 2 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (1.79%) BaseX
10 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (23.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (20.54%) Maven
3 19 (16.96%) Ant
4 18 (16.07%) JUnit
5 13 (11.61%) Subversion
6 10 (8.93%) Git (software)
6 10 (8.93%) Visual Studio
7 7 (6.25%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.46%) Hudson
9 4 (3.57%) NetBeans
9 4 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (3.57%) Jenkins
10 3 (2.68%) TortoiseSVN
10 3 (2.68%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.68%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.89%) JIRA
11 1 (0.89%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (0.89%) Gradle
11 1 (0.89%) Xcode
General
1 32 (28.57%) Publishing
2 9 (8.04%) Legal
2 9 (8.04%) Banking
3 8 (7.14%) Finance
4 4 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.89%) Local Government
6 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.89%) Retail
6 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 77 (68.75%) Developer
2 21 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 15 (13.39%) XML Developer
4 11 (9.82%) Lead Developer
4 11 (9.82%) BizTalk Developer
5 9 (8.04%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) Architect
6 7 (6.25%) Applications Developer
7 6 (5.36%) Consultant
8 5 (4.46%) Technical Leader
8 5 (4.46%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (4.46%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.46%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.46%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.57%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.68%) CRM Architect
10 3 (2.68%) Oracle Developer
11 2 (1.79%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (96.43%) XML
2 89 (79.46%) XSLT
3 28 (25.00%) HTML
4 27 (24.11%) Web Services
5 25 (22.32%) Spring
6 21 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
7 19 (16.96%) .NET
7 19 (16.96%) J2EE
7 19 (16.96%) CSS
8 18 (16.07%) XML Schema
9 17 (15.18%) Oracle ADF
9 17 (15.18%) REST
10 16 (14.29%) JMS
11 15 (13.39%) Middleware
11 15 (13.39%) WCF
12 14 (12.50%) JSF
12 14 (12.50%) ASP.NET
13 13 (11.61%) XSD
14 12 (10.71%) Ajax
14 12 (10.71%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (10.71%) Digital Media
3 5 (4.46%) Semantic Web
3 5 (4.46%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.46%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.79%) Open Source
4 2 (1.79%) PKI
5 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.89%) User Experience
5 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.89%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.21%) Linux
2 24 (21.43%) Windows
3 23 (20.54%) UNIX
4 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.89%) Android
6 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.89%) Solaris
6 1 (0.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.25%) SOA
3 22 (19.64%) Unit Testing
4 21 (18.75%) TDD
5 20 (17.86%) OOP
5 20 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (14.29%) Scrum
7 16 (14.29%) OO
8 15 (13.39%) Software Engineering
9 13 (11.61%) Content Analysis
10 12 (10.71%) Web Application Development
10 12 (10.71%) UML
11 11 (9.82%) Regression Testing
11 11 (9.82%) Software Testing
12 10 (8.93%) Release Management
13 6 (5.36%) Project Management
13 6 (5.36%) MVC
13 6 (5.36%) Risk Management
14 5 (4.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (59.82%) Java
2 57 (50.89%) XPath
3 30 (26.79%) JavaScript
4 29 (25.89%) SQL
5 19 (16.96%) Python
6 15 (13.39%) C#
7 12 (10.71%) Scala
8 10 (8.93%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 5 (4.46%) Groovy
9 5 (4.46%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.57%) C++
10 4 (3.57%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.68%) SPARQL
11 3 (2.68%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.79%) PHP
13 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.89%) JPQL
13 1 (0.89%) HQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.68%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.89%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.54%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.89%) RosettaNet
Systems Management
1 17 (15.18%) Oracle Identity Management
2 10 (8.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 37 (33.04%) Oracle
2 21 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.36%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.89%) Capita
4 1 (0.89%) Red Gate
4 1 (0.89%) SAP
4 1 (0.89%) BEA
4 1 (0.89%) i2
4 1 (0.89%) ILOG
4 1 (0.89%) Sun
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Cambridge University Press
Rate: From £29,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago