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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank 545 510 478
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -32
Contract jobs citing XQuery 41 45 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.094% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.25% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 33 59
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£406 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £144 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £306 £350
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £55.75 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.75 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+178.75% +14.28%
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
19485 18017 17104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.45% 37.62% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13289 11823 10727
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 379 549
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.02 £15.33 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £48.50 £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XQuery across the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

XQuery Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 July 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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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 -13 14 £425 +165.62% 5
North West -8 9 £550 +10.00% 4
South West - 8 £375 - 1
London -30 5 £500 +33.33% 9
West Midlands -1 2 £425 +30.76%
East of England - 2 £350 - 1
XQuery
UK

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 102 (93.58%) XML
2 73 (66.97%) XSLT
3 65 (59.63%) Java
4 55 (50.46%) XPath
5 41 (37.61%) SQL
6 38 (34.86%) SOA
7 37 (33.94%) Oracle
7 37 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (30.28%) Web Services
9 32 (29.36%) JavaScript
9 32 (29.36%) REST
10 28 (25.69%) HTML
11 26 (23.85%) SOAP
12 25 (22.94%) Team Foundation Server
13 24 (22.02%) HTTP
13 24 (22.02%) Windows
14 22 (20.18%) Linux
14 22 (20.18%) CSS
14 22 (20.18%) WebLogic
15 21 (19.27%) Microsoft
15 21 (19.27%) MarkLogic
16 20 (18.35%) Spring
16 20 (18.35%) SQL Server
16 20 (18.35%) .NET
17 19 (17.43%) Internet
17 19 (17.43%) QA
17 19 (17.43%) Oracle Database
18 18 (16.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 17 (15.60%) Maven
19 17 (15.60%) User Acceptance Testing

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 22 (20.18%) WebLogic
2 16 (14.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (12.84%) Oracle Service Bus
4 13 (11.93%) IIS
5 12 (11.01%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (10.09%) MQSeries
7 9 (8.26%) Tomcat
8 8 (7.34%) JBoss
9 7 (6.42%) Liferay
10 6 (5.50%) Apache
11 5 (4.59%) Apache Solr
12 4 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (3.67%) Apache Spark
12 4 (3.67%) AquaLogic
13 3 (2.75%) Jetty
13 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
14 2 (1.83%) LiveLink
14 2 (1.83%) Oracle Coherence
15 1 (0.92%) Confluence
15 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 8 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.75%) Summit
2 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.02%) HTTP
2 19 (17.43%) Internet
3 2 (1.83%) LDAP
3 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.27%) MarkLogic
2 20 (18.35%) SQL Server
3 19 (17.43%) Oracle Database
4 18 (16.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (7.34%) MySQL
6 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (4.59%) NoSQL
8 5 (4.59%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (4.59%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.67%) Big Data
9 4 (3.67%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.75%) SQL Navigator
10 3 (2.75%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.83%) DB2
11 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (22.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (15.60%) Maven
3 15 (13.76%) Ant
4 14 (12.84%) JUnit
5 10 (9.17%) Visual Studio
6 9 (8.26%) Subversion
6 9 (8.26%) Git (software)
7 6 (5.50%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.59%) SoapUI
8 5 (4.59%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.67%) NetBeans
9 4 (3.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (2.75%) ClearQuest
10 3 (2.75%) TortoiseSVN
11 2 (1.83%) Hudson
12 1 (0.92%) Gradle
12 1 (0.92%) JIRA
12 1 (0.92%) Selenium
12 1 (0.92%) JMeter
12 1 (0.92%) Xcode
General
1 17 (15.60%) Publishing
2 10 (9.17%) Finance
3 9 (8.26%) Legal
4 5 (4.59%) Banking
5 4 (3.67%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.75%) Retail
7 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.92%) Local Government
8 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (66.06%) Developer
2 16 (14.68%) Java Developer
3 11 (10.09%) BizTalk Developer
4 10 (9.17%) Web Developer
4 10 (9.17%) XML Developer
5 7 (6.42%) Applications Developer
6 6 (5.50%) Consultant
6 6 (5.50%) Architect
7 5 (4.59%) Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.59%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (4.59%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (4.59%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.67%) Senior Data Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.75%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.75%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.75%) CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (93.58%) XML
2 73 (66.97%) XSLT
3 33 (30.28%) Web Services
4 32 (29.36%) REST
5 28 (25.69%) HTML
6 26 (23.85%) SOAP
7 22 (20.18%) CSS
8 20 (18.35%) .NET
8 20 (18.35%) Spring
9 17 (15.60%) XML Schema
9 17 (15.60%) Middleware
10 16 (14.68%) Oracle Fusion
11 15 (13.76%) WCF
11 15 (13.76%) J2EE
12 14 (12.84%) ASP.NET
13 13 (11.93%) JMS
14 12 (11.01%) JSF
14 12 (11.01%) Ajax
14 12 (11.01%) JSP
15 11 (10.09%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.59%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.75%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.75%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.83%) PKI
6 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.92%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.92%) User Experience
6 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.02%) Windows
2 22 (20.18%) Linux
3 16 (14.68%) UNIX
4 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.92%) Android
6 1 (0.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (34.86%) SOA
2 37 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.60%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (12.84%) Scrum
4 14 (12.84%) OOP
5 13 (11.93%) OO
5 13 (11.93%) UML
5 13 (11.93%) Unit Testing
6 12 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (11.01%) Web Application Development
6 12 (11.01%) Web Development
7 11 (10.09%) Content Analysis
7 11 (10.09%) SDLC
8 10 (9.17%) Release Management
9 9 (8.26%) Migration
10 8 (7.34%) TDD
11 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.50%) Project Management
12 6 (5.50%) Risk Management
12 6 (5.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (59.63%) Java
2 55 (50.46%) XPath
3 41 (37.61%) SQL
4 32 (29.36%) JavaScript
5 16 (14.68%) C#
6 14 (12.84%) Python
7 8 (7.34%) Scala
7 8 (7.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 5 (4.59%) Groovy
8 5 (4.59%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.59%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.67%) C++
9 4 (3.67%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.92%) JPQL
11 1 (0.92%) HQL
11 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.92%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.50%) Degree
2 6 (5.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.92%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.92%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.43%) QA
2 3 (2.75%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.75%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (7.34%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 37 (33.94%) Oracle
2 21 (19.27%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.50%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.59%) BEA
5 2 (1.83%) IBM
5 2 (1.83%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.92%) i2
6 1 (0.92%) ILOG
6 1 (0.92%) Capita
6 1 (0.92%) Sun
6 1 (0.92%) SAP
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