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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank 513 517 435
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -82
Contract jobs citing XQuery 63 43 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.090% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.24% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 60
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £150 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £309 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.40% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.87 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.60%
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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
18431 17732 15418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.59% 37.13% 37.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12101 11545 9747
Average daily rate £400 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 426 569
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £17.00 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London -4 23 £415 +7.09% 6
South East -1 21 £270 +68.75% 5
East of England - 4 £488 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
South West - - - - 1
XQuery
UK

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 104 (96.30%) XML
2 88 (81.48%) XSLT
3 67 (62.04%) Java
4 57 (52.78%) XPath
5 45 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (34.26%) Publishing
7 35 (32.41%) Oracle
8 32 (29.63%) SOA
9 29 (26.85%) HTML
10 28 (25.93%) SQL
10 28 (25.93%) JavaScript
11 25 (23.15%) Team Foundation Server
12 24 (22.22%) MarkLogic
12 24 (22.22%) TDD
13 23 (21.30%) Spring
13 23 (21.30%) Web Services
13 23 (21.30%) QA
14 21 (19.44%) Linux
14 21 (19.44%) Python
14 21 (19.44%) Oracle Fusion
14 21 (19.44%) Unit Testing
14 21 (19.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 20 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
15 20 (18.52%) OOP
15 20 (18.52%) UNIX
16 19 (17.59%) CSS
16 19 (17.59%) WebLogic
16 19 (17.59%) Maven
17 18 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
17 18 (16.67%) Internet

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (19.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 19 (17.59%) WebLogic
3 13 (12.04%) IIS
4 12 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (10.19%) MQSeries
6 10 (9.26%) Tomcat
7 7 (6.48%) Apache
8 5 (4.63%) JBoss
9 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.78%) Jetty
9 3 (2.78%) Apache Solr
9 3 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.93%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.93%) CMS
11 1 (0.93%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.93%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.67%) Internet
2 16 (14.81%) HTTP
3 1 (0.93%) SSL
3 1 (0.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.22%) MarkLogic
2 18 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 17 (15.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (10.19%) MySQL
5 7 (6.48%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.63%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.78%) SQL Navigator
8 3 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.85%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.85%) BaseX
9 2 (1.85%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.85%) Triplestore
10 1 (0.93%) Big Data
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 25 (23.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (17.59%) Maven
3 18 (16.67%) JUnit
4 16 (14.81%) Ant
5 12 (11.11%) Subversion
6 10 (9.26%) Visual Studio
7 6 (5.56%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.70%) NetBeans
8 4 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (3.70%) Hudson
9 3 (2.78%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.78%) TortoiseSVN
9 3 (2.78%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.78%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.93%) Xcode
10 1 (0.93%) Gradle
10 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.93%) Apache Ivy
General
1 37 (34.26%) Publishing
2 12 (11.11%) Banking
3 11 (10.19%) Finance
4 7 (6.48%) Legal
5 4 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Marketing
7 1 (0.93%) French Language
7 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (66.67%) Developer
2 22 (20.37%) Java Developer
3 14 (12.96%) Lead Developer
4 13 (12.04%) XML Developer
5 11 (10.19%) BizTalk Developer
5 11 (10.19%) Software Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Lead Software Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Architect
8 6 (5.56%) Applications Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.63%) Consultant
10 4 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (3.70%) Oracle Consultant
10 4 (3.70%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.78%) Web Developer
11 3 (2.78%) Technical Leader
11 3 (2.78%) CRM Architect
12 2 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Developer
12 2 (1.85%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (96.30%) XML
2 88 (81.48%) XSLT
3 29 (26.85%) HTML
4 23 (21.30%) Spring
4 23 (21.30%) Web Services
5 21 (19.44%) Oracle Fusion
6 19 (17.59%) CSS
7 18 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
8 17 (15.74%) XML Schema
9 16 (14.81%) .NET
9 16 (14.81%) REST
10 15 (13.89%) WCF
11 14 (12.96%) ASP.NET
11 14 (12.96%) XSD
12 12 (11.11%) J2EE
12 12 (11.11%) Middleware
12 12 (11.11%) JMS
12 12 (11.11%) JSF
13 11 (10.19%) Saxon XSLT
13 11 (10.19%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Digital Media
2 12 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.63%) Semantic Web
4 5 (4.63%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (4.63%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.85%) PKI
5 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.93%) Statistics
6 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.93%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (0.93%) Kindle
6 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.44%) Linux
2 20 (18.52%) UNIX
3 18 (16.67%) Windows
4 11 (10.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.63%) SOA
3 24 (22.22%) TDD
4 21 (19.44%) Unit Testing
5 20 (18.52%) OOP
5 20 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (15.74%) Software Engineering
7 16 (14.81%) OO
8 14 (12.96%) Content Analysis
9 12 (11.11%) Web Application Development
9 12 (11.11%) Scrum
10 11 (10.19%) Regression Testing
10 11 (10.19%) Software Testing
11 10 (9.26%) Release Management
12 9 (8.33%) UML
13 6 (5.56%) MVC
13 6 (5.56%) Risk Management
13 6 (5.56%) Project Management
14 5 (4.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (62.04%) Java
2 57 (52.78%) XPath
3 28 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 28 (25.93%) SQL
4 21 (19.44%) Python
5 15 (13.89%) C#
6 12 (11.11%) Scala
7 7 (6.48%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 5 (4.63%) Groovy
9 4 (3.70%) C++
9 4 (3.70%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.78%) SPARQL
11 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.85%) PHP
12 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.93%) JPQL
12 1 (0.93%) HQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) PhD
2 1 (0.93%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (21.30%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.93%) RosettaNet
Systems Management
1 18 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (6.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 35 (32.41%) Oracle
2 16 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.93%) Red Gate
4 1 (0.93%) Sun
4 1 (0.93%) BEA
4 1 (0.93%) SAP
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £270 per day
Posted: 4 days ago