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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank 560 536 482
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -54
Contract jobs citing XQuery 42 60 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.32% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 46 66
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£450 £325 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -21.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £160 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £200 £350
% change year-on-year
+103.12% -42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £55.75 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.75 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+178.75% +14.28%
XQuery
UK

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
19989 18608 18365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.13% 37.07% 38.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13646 12099 11610
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 387 518
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.75 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.75 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 5 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XQuery across the England region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

XQuery Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 August 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
North West -5 13 £550 +10.00% 2
South West - 12 £381 - 1
South East -27 8 £348 +75.94% 6
London -16 4 £500 +37.93% 8
East of England - 4 £285 - 5
XQuery
UK

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 70 (88.61%) XML
2 51 (64.56%) XSLT
3 48 (60.76%) Java
4 37 (46.84%) Oracle
5 36 (45.57%) SOA
6 35 (44.30%) SQL
6 35 (44.30%) XPath
7 26 (32.91%) SOAP
8 23 (29.11%) REST
9 21 (26.58%) Oracle Database
9 21 (26.58%) WebLogic
10 19 (24.05%) Linux
10 19 (24.05%) Middleware
11 17 (21.52%) JavaScript
11 17 (21.52%) Oracle Service Bus
11 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (20.25%) Oracle Fusion
12 16 (20.25%) Web Services
12 16 (20.25%) Internet
13 15 (18.99%) J2EE
13 15 (18.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 15 (18.99%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (17.72%) MarkLogic
14 14 (17.72%) CSS
14 14 (17.72%) JMS
15 13 (16.46%) Windows
15 13 (16.46%) HTML
15 13 (16.46%) Spring
15 13 (16.46%) JSON
16 12 (15.19%) Ajax

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (26.58%) WebLogic
2 17 (21.52%) Oracle Service Bus
3 15 (18.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (8.86%) Liferay
5 6 (7.59%) Apache
6 4 (5.06%) Apache Solr
6 4 (5.06%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (5.06%) Apache Spark
7 3 (3.80%) AquaLogic
7 3 (3.80%) JBoss
8 2 (2.53%) LiveLink
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (1.27%) Mule
9 1 (1.27%) JCAPS
9 1 (1.27%) Confluence
9 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.80%) Summit
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.25%) Internet
2 11 (13.92%) HTTP
3 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.58%) Oracle Database
2 14 (17.72%) MarkLogic
3 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.33%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.06%) Big Data
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.53%) DB2
8 1 (1.27%) OLAP
8 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) JUnit
1 10 (12.66%) Maven
1 10 (12.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (11.39%) Ant
3 5 (6.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.06%) JDeveloper
4 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.53%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.27%) Hudson
6 1 (1.27%) JMeter
6 1 (1.27%) Subversion
6 1 (1.27%) JIRA
6 1 (1.27%) Selenium
6 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (12.66%) Publishing
2 8 (10.13%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Legal
3 4 (5.06%) Banking
3 4 (5.06%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.53%) Retail
5 1 (1.27%) Local Government
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (60.76%) Developer
2 10 (12.66%) Web Developer
3 8 (10.13%) Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) Java Developer
4 7 (8.86%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (6.33%) Oracle Consultant
5 5 (6.33%) Technical Leader
5 5 (6.33%) Consultant
5 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.33%) XML Developer
6 4 (5.06%) SOA Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Senior Data Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Architect
7 3 (3.80%) OBIEE Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (88.61%) XML
2 51 (64.56%) XSLT
3 26 (32.91%) SOAP
4 23 (29.11%) REST
5 19 (24.05%) Middleware
6 16 (20.25%) Web Services
6 16 (20.25%) Oracle Fusion
7 15 (18.99%) J2EE
8 14 (17.72%) CSS
8 14 (17.72%) JMS
9 13 (16.46%) Spring
9 13 (16.46%) JSON
9 13 (16.46%) HTML
10 12 (15.19%) Ajax
11 10 (12.66%) XML Schema
12 9 (11.39%) JSP
13 8 (10.13%) XSD
13 8 (10.13%) Oracle ADF
13 8 (10.13%) JSF
14 6 (7.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.53%) PKI
2 2 (2.53%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.05%) Linux
2 13 (16.46%) Windows
3 8 (10.13%) UNIX
4 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.57%) SOA
2 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.19%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (13.92%) Scrum
5 9 (11.39%) Migration
5 9 (11.39%) UML
5 9 (11.39%) Content Analysis
6 7 (8.86%) Unit Testing
6 7 (8.86%) Web Development
6 7 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.33%) BPEL
7 5 (6.33%) Workflow
8 4 (5.06%) Validation
8 4 (5.06%) ERP
8 4 (5.06%) Software Architecture
8 4 (5.06%) SDLC
9 3 (3.80%) Test Strategy
9 3 (3.80%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.80%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 48 (60.76%) Java
2 35 (44.30%) SQL
2 35 (44.30%) XPath
3 17 (21.52%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.66%) Python
5 8 (10.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 7 (8.86%) Shell Script
7 6 (7.59%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.80%) C#
10 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.53%) Scala
11 1 (1.27%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
1 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) QA
2 3 (3.80%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.80%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 37 (46.84%) Oracle
2 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.33%) SAP
4 4 (5.06%) BEA
4 4 (5.06%) Informatica
5 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.53%) IBM
5 2 (2.53%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.27%) Capita
6 1 (1.27%) ILOG
6 1 (1.27%) i2
6 1 (1.27%) Siebel
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Posted: 6 days ago
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TRG
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Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago