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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 515 456 526
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +70
Contract jobs citing XQuery 67 89 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.47% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 66 27
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£375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £338 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £519 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £438 £325
% change year-on-year
-31.42% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £38.50
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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
19324 19066 20263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.84% 39.51% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12579 12317 12167
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £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 386 501 707
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.76 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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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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
South East +16 34 £275 -35.29% 7
London -30 28 £406 +8.33% 3
North West - 4 £425 -
South West - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
XQuery
UK

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 98 (89.91%) XML
2 65 (59.63%) XSLT
3 53 (48.62%) Java
4 42 (38.53%) Publishing
5 41 (37.61%) Oracle
6 39 (35.78%) Spring
7 38 (34.86%) Internet
7 38 (34.86%) Python
8 36 (33.03%) Web Services
9 32 (29.36%) XPath
10 28 (25.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 28 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (25.69%) JMS
10 28 (25.69%) SOA
11 27 (24.77%) Oracle Fusion
12 26 (23.85%) SQL
12 26 (23.85%) Middleware
13 25 (22.94%) REST
14 22 (20.18%) Maven
14 22 (20.18%) J2EE
14 22 (20.18%) Linux
15 21 (19.27%) WebLogic
16 20 (18.35%) Ant
16 20 (18.35%) Oracle Database
17 17 (15.60%) Ajax
17 17 (15.60%) XSD
17 17 (15.60%) Scrum
18 15 (13.76%) TDD
18 15 (13.76%) Oracle Database 11g
19 14 (12.84%) Software Engineering

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 28 (25.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 21 (19.27%) WebLogic
3 12 (11.01%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (6.42%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.59%) AquaLogic
5 5 (4.59%) Confluence
6 4 (3.67%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (2.75%) Jetty
7 3 (2.75%) Apache
8 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.92%) CMS
8 1 (0.92%) Node.js
8 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (11.93%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (7.34%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.67%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (34.86%) Internet
2 14 (12.84%) HTTP
3 8 (7.34%) FTP
4 2 (1.83%) LDAP
5 1 (0.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.35%) Oracle Database
2 15 (13.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (9.17%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.17%) MarkLogic
4 8 (7.34%) MySQL
5 6 (5.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.50%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.92%) SSDT
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (20.18%) Maven
2 20 (18.35%) Ant
3 12 (11.01%) JUnit
4 10 (9.17%) JIRA
5 9 (8.26%) Subversion
6 8 (7.34%) Git (software)
7 6 (5.50%) PowerDesigner
7 6 (5.50%) IntelliJ
7 6 (5.50%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.75%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.83%) Trac
9 2 (1.83%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.92%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.92%) Capybara
10 1 (0.92%) T4 Templates
10 1 (0.92%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.92%) JMeter
10 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
General
1 42 (38.53%) Publishing
2 10 (9.17%) Legal
3 4 (3.67%) Finance
3 4 (3.67%) Retail
4 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Local Government
4 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (29.36%) Developer
2 21 (19.27%) Architect
3 11 (10.09%) Software Engineer
4 10 (9.17%) Java Developer
4 10 (9.17%) Content Editor
5 6 (5.50%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (4.59%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) Consultant
7 4 (3.67%) DBA
7 4 (3.67%) Technical Leader
8 3 (2.75%) Lead Developer
8 3 (2.75%) Administrator
8 3 (2.75%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (2.75%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 3 (2.75%) SOA Developer
9 2 (1.83%) Oracle SOA Architect
9 2 (1.83%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 2 (1.83%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (1.83%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (89.91%) XML
2 65 (59.63%) XSLT
3 39 (35.78%) Spring
4 36 (33.03%) Web Services
5 28 (25.69%) JMS
6 27 (24.77%) Oracle Fusion
7 26 (23.85%) Middleware
8 25 (22.94%) REST
9 22 (20.18%) J2EE
10 17 (15.60%) XSD
10 17 (15.60%) Ajax
11 13 (11.93%) JSF
11 13 (11.93%) Oracle ADF
11 13 (11.93%) CSS
12 12 (11.01%) HTML
12 12 (11.01%) RESTful
13 11 (10.09%) jQuery
13 11 (10.09%) SOAP
14 9 (8.26%) WSDL
15 8 (7.34%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.34%) W3C
3 7 (6.42%) Semantic Web
4 6 (5.50%) Data Conversion
5 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.75%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.83%) User Experience
7 2 (1.83%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.92%) Open Source
8 1 (0.92%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.92%) PKI
8 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.92%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.18%) Linux
2 11 (10.09%) UNIX
3 3 (2.75%) Windows
4 2 (1.83%) CentOS
5 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.69%) SOA
1 28 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (15.60%) Scrum
3 15 (13.76%) TDD
4 14 (12.84%) Software Engineering
5 10 (9.17%) BPEL
6 8 (7.34%) ERP
6 8 (7.34%) EAI
6 8 (7.34%) B2B
6 8 (7.34%) RDF
6 8 (7.34%) Unit Testing
6 8 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (7.34%) BPMN
7 7 (6.42%) MVC
7 7 (6.42%) Validation
8 6 (5.50%) Content Management
8 6 (5.50%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (5.50%) BDD
9 3 (2.75%) Kanban
10 2 (1.83%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (48.62%) Java
2 38 (34.86%) Python
3 32 (29.36%) XPath
4 26 (23.85%) SQL
5 14 (12.84%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 8 (7.34%) Groovy
6 8 (7.34%) SPARQL
7 6 (5.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.50%) Perl
8 5 (4.59%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.67%) Scala
10 3 (2.75%) Ruby
10 3 (2.75%) C#
11 2 (1.83%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.92%) C
12 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.83%) Degree
1 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (11.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 13 (11.93%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 41 (37.61%) Oracle
2 5 (4.59%) BEA
3 3 (2.75%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.92%) Sybase
4 1 (0.92%) Google
4 1 (0.92%) Akamai
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