The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XQuery
UK / England
Rank 561 566 525
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -41
Contract jobs citing XQuery 16 25 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.055% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.095% 0.14% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 41
Median daily rate £320 £475 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% +7.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £475 £495
% change year-on-year
-32.63% -4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
16757 17839 17271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.41% 39.06% 37.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11573 12148 11781
Median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 360 475 379
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +9.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing XQuery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +23 8 £320 -
London +8 5 £400 -3.03%
Yorkshire - 3 £275 -
XQuery
UK

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 42 (95.45%) XML
2 30 (68.18%) XPath
3 28 (63.64%) Java
4 20 (45.45%) XSLT
5 15 (34.09%) SQL
5 15 (34.09%) MarkLogic
6 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (29.55%) Spring
8 12 (27.27%) HTML
8 12 (27.27%) Oracle
8 12 (27.27%) CSS
9 11 (25.00%) SOA
9 11 (25.00%) Content Management
9 11 (25.00%) JSON
9 11 (25.00%) REST
10 10 (22.73%) Web Services
10 10 (22.73%) XSD
10 10 (22.73%) JUnit
10 10 (22.73%) Publishing
11 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
11 9 (20.45%) QA
11 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
11 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database
12 8 (18.18%) Docker
12 8 (18.18%) .NET
12 8 (18.18%) Python
12 8 (18.18%) Finance
12 8 (18.18%) RDF
13 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.09%) CMS
2 4 (9.09%) GlassFish
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) Confluence
4 1 (2.27%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Internet
2 5 (11.36%) HTTP
3 3 (6.82%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) MarkLogic
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.36%) Triplestore
4 4 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (9.09%) Lumira
4 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.82%) CouchDB
5 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.27%) MySQL
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) JUnit
2 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.64%) Maven
4 3 (6.82%) FitNesse
4 3 (6.82%) GoCD
4 3 (6.82%) JIRA
4 3 (6.82%) Mockito
4 3 (6.82%) Robot Framework
4 3 (6.82%) Wercker
5 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.55%) Selenium
6 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
6 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (22.73%) Publishing
2 8 (18.18%) Finance
3 4 (9.09%) Automotive
3 4 (9.09%) Legal
4 3 (6.82%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (61.36%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) XML Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.09%) AWS Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (6.82%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) XML XSLT Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Integration Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Linux Developer
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (95.45%) XML
2 20 (45.45%) XSLT
3 13 (29.55%) Spring
4 12 (27.27%) CSS
4 12 (27.27%) HTML
5 11 (25.00%) JSON
5 11 (25.00%) REST
6 10 (22.73%) Web Services
6 10 (22.73%) XSD
7 8 (18.18%) .NET
8 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.36%) J2EE
9 5 (11.36%) JMS
10 4 (9.09%) CSS3
10 4 (9.09%) HTML5
10 4 (9.09%) jQuery
10 4 (9.09%) Servlets
10 4 (9.09%) XML Schema
10 4 (9.09%) XSL
11 3 (6.82%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Ontologies
3 1 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.27%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.00%) Content Management
2 11 (25.00%) SOA
3 8 (18.18%) RDF
4 6 (13.64%) Content Analysis
4 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
4 6 (13.64%) Scrum
4 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (11.36%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.09%) Microservices
6 4 (9.09%) OO
6 4 (9.09%) SDLC
6 4 (9.09%) Workflow
7 3 (6.82%) Analytics
7 3 (6.82%) API Development
7 3 (6.82%) API Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Data Transformation
7 3 (6.82%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) XPath
2 28 (63.64%) Java
3 15 (34.09%) SQL
4 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 8 (18.18%) Python
6 6 (13.64%) SPARQL
7 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.82%) C++
9 2 (4.55%) VBA
10 1 (2.27%) C#
10 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.91%) Degree
3 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Docker
2 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Ansible
1 3 (6.82%) Consul
1 3 (6.82%) Packer
1 3 (6.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Remedy