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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank 598 565 558
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -7
Contract jobs citing XQuery 8 48 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.096% 0.071%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.042% 0.25% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 31 23
Median daily rate £450 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £57.75 £19.46 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.83% -2.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.75 £19.46 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+196.83% -2.72%
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
19129 18999 18455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.83% 37.95% 37.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13389 12804 12356
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 398 432
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.85 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Yorkshire - 5 £450 -
London -3 3 - -
North West -16 1 - -
XQuery
UK

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 24 (72.73%) XML
2 19 (57.58%) Oracle
3 18 (54.55%) SOA
4 16 (48.48%) Java
4 16 (48.48%) XPath
5 15 (45.45%) Web Services
6 14 (42.42%) XSLT
7 12 (36.36%) XSD
8 11 (33.33%) JSON
8 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database
9 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (30.30%) .NET
10 9 (27.27%) WebLogic
10 9 (27.27%) REST
10 9 (27.27%) MarkLogic
11 8 (24.24%) SQL
11 8 (24.24%) ETL
11 8 (24.24%) Data Management
12 7 (21.21%) Oracle ADF
12 7 (21.21%) Scrum
12 7 (21.21%) BPEL
12 7 (21.21%) Maven
12 7 (21.21%) BPMN
12 7 (21.21%) Oracle Fusion
12 7 (21.21%) HTTP
12 7 (21.21%) WSDL
12 7 (21.21%) JDeveloper
12 7 (21.21%) JMX
12 7 (21.21%) Informatica
12 7 (21.21%) PowerCenter

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 9 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (12.12%) CMS
4 2 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (6.06%) Node.js
4 2 (6.06%) Sonic ESB
5 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.03%) Drupal
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) JBoss
5 1 (3.03%) Jetty
5 1 (3.03%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) HTTP
2 3 (9.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 9 (27.27%) MarkLogic
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (21.21%) PowerCenter
4 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.09%) CouchDB
5 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 3 (9.09%) Triplestore
6 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.03%) MS Access
6 1 (3.03%) MySQL
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) JDeveloper
1 7 (21.21%) Maven
2 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.06%) Ant
5 2 (6.06%) gulp
5 2 (6.06%) JIRA
5 2 (6.06%) JUnit
5 2 (6.06%) Subversion
6 1 (3.03%) JMeter
6 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.03%) NUnit
6 1 (3.03%) Toad
6 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
1 3 (9.09%) Publishing
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
2 11 (33.33%) SOA Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Integration Developer
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) UI Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Architect
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) XML
2 15 (45.45%) Web Services
3 14 (42.42%) XSLT
4 12 (36.36%) XSD
5 11 (33.33%) JSON
6 10 (30.30%) .NET
7 9 (27.27%) REST
8 7 (21.21%) HTML
8 7 (21.21%) JMX
8 7 (21.21%) Middleware
8 7 (21.21%) Oracle ADF
8 7 (21.21%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (21.21%) WebCenter
8 7 (21.21%) WSDL
9 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 6 (18.18%) CSS
9 6 (18.18%) jQuery
10 5 (15.15%) J2EE
10 5 (15.15%) SOAP
10 5 (15.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.03%) Linked Data
3 1 (3.03%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) SOA
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) Data Management
3 8 (24.24%) ETL
4 7 (21.21%) BPEL
4 7 (21.21%) BPMN
4 7 (21.21%) Case Management
4 7 (21.21%) Scrum
5 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) Analytics
6 3 (9.09%) Content Development
6 3 (9.09%) Content Management
6 3 (9.09%) MVC
6 3 (9.09%) OO
6 3 (9.09%) RDF
6 3 (9.09%) SDLC
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Java
1 16 (48.48%) XPath
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.09%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) SPARQL
5 1 (3.03%) C
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) PHP 5
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Informatica
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) CA
4 2 (6.06%) Rally
5 1 (3.03%) EPiServer
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.03%) Sybase