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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 518 476 500
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +24
Contract jobs citing XQuery 60 86 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.45% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 62 40
Average daily rate
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£306 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £326 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-52.94% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -54.54%
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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
18856 19016 20040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.45% 39.53% 37.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12151 12159 12181
Average daily rate £398 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 514 713
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.72 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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
London -28 30 £400 -3.32% 2
South East +12 23 £200 -20.79% 3
North West - 3 - - 1
South West - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
XQuery
UK

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 84 (91.30%) XML
2 49 (53.26%) XSLT
3 42 (45.65%) Java
4 40 (43.48%) Web Services
4 40 (43.48%) Publishing
5 36 (39.13%) Internet
6 34 (36.96%) Python
7 27 (29.35%) Spring
8 26 (28.26%) Oracle
9 25 (27.17%) REST
10 21 (22.83%) XPath
11 18 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (18.48%) TDD
12 17 (18.48%) XSD
12 17 (18.48%) Oracle Database
13 16 (17.39%) SOA
14 15 (16.30%) JMS
14 15 (16.30%) HTTP
14 15 (16.30%) CSS
14 15 (16.30%) Middleware
14 15 (16.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 15 (16.30%) Oracle Database 11g
15 14 (15.22%) Oracle Fusion
15 14 (15.22%) RESTful
15 14 (15.22%) JUnit
15 14 (15.22%) HTML
16 12 (13.04%) SOAP
16 12 (13.04%) Oracle Service Bus
16 12 (13.04%) JIRA
17 11 (11.96%) jQuery

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 15 (16.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (13.04%) Oracle Service Bus
3 8 (8.70%) WebLogic
4 7 (7.61%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.52%) AquaLogic
6 5 (5.43%) Confluence
7 3 (3.26%) Jetty
7 3 (3.26%) Apache
8 1 (1.09%) CMS
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (39.13%) Internet
2 15 (16.30%) HTTP
3 8 (8.70%) FTP
4 2 (2.17%) LDAP
5 1 (1.09%) SSL
5 1 (1.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.48%) Oracle Database
2 15 (16.30%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (11.96%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.61%) MarkLogic
5 6 (6.52%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (5.43%) MySQL
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.26%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (15.22%) JUnit
2 12 (13.04%) JIRA
3 11 (11.96%) Subversion
4 10 (10.87%) Maven
4 10 (10.87%) Git (software)
5 8 (8.70%) Ant
6 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
6 7 (7.61%) PowerDesigner
7 6 (6.52%) IntelliJ
8 4 (4.35%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.26%) Trac
10 2 (2.17%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.17%) SpecFlow
10 2 (2.17%) Selenium
10 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.09%) Hudson
11 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.09%) JBehave
11 1 (1.09%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.09%) JDeveloper
General
1 40 (43.48%) Publishing
2 10 (10.87%) Legal
3 5 (5.43%) Retail
4 3 (3.26%) Finance
5 2 (2.17%) Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.09%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (31.52%) Developer
2 21 (22.83%) Architect
3 11 (11.96%) Java Developer
4 10 (10.87%) Content Editor
5 7 (7.61%) Software Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) Consultant
6 4 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) Scala Developer
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Architect
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Consultant
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (2.17%) SOA Architect
8 2 (2.17%) SOA Consultant
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle Architect
8 2 (2.17%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.17%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.17%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.17%) Junior
9 1 (1.09%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (91.30%) XML
2 49 (53.26%) XSLT
3 40 (43.48%) Web Services
4 27 (29.35%) Spring
5 25 (27.17%) REST
6 17 (18.48%) XSD
7 15 (16.30%) CSS
7 15 (16.30%) JMS
7 15 (16.30%) Middleware
8 14 (15.22%) HTML
8 14 (15.22%) Oracle Fusion
8 14 (15.22%) RESTful
9 12 (13.04%) SOAP
10 11 (11.96%) J2EE
10 11 (11.96%) jQuery
11 8 (8.70%) EDI
11 8 (8.70%) WSDL
12 7 (7.61%) JSP
13 6 (6.52%) JDBC
13 6 (6.52%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) W3C
2 8 (8.70%) Semantic Web
3 7 (7.61%) Data Conversion
4 3 (3.26%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.17%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.09%) Open Source
6 1 (1.09%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.09%) PKI
6 1 (1.09%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.09%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.78%) UNIX
2 6 (6.52%) Linux
3 2 (2.17%) Windows
3 2 (2.17%) CentOS
4 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.48%) TDD
3 16 (17.39%) SOA
4 11 (11.96%) BPEL
5 10 (10.87%) Scrum
5 10 (10.87%) Software Engineering
6 9 (9.78%) EAI
6 9 (9.78%) RDF
7 8 (8.70%) ERP
7 8 (8.70%) B2B
7 8 (8.70%) Validation
7 8 (8.70%) BPMN
7 8 (8.70%) BDD
8 7 (7.61%) Content Management
8 7 (7.61%) Knowledge Management
8 7 (7.61%) MVC
9 3 (3.26%) Pair Programming
9 3 (3.26%) User Experience Design
9 3 (3.26%) Information Architecture
9 3 (3.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.65%) Java
2 34 (36.96%) Python
3 21 (22.83%) XPath
4 10 (10.87%) SQL
5 9 (9.78%) Groovy
5 9 (9.78%) SPARQL
6 8 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.43%) Scala
8 3 (3.26%) Ruby
8 3 (3.26%) Perl
9 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.17%) C#
9 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.26%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (28.26%) Oracle
2 6 (6.52%) BEA
3 3 (3.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.09%) HP
5 1 (1.09%) Sybase
5 1 (1.09%) Google
5 1 (1.09%) Akamai
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