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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank 555 506 510
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +4
Contract jobs citing XQuery 25 74 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.42% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 43 43
Average daily rate £475 £405 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.28% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £251 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £408 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.56% +25.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
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
18269 17447 16616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.71% 37.85% 37.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12545 11749 10607
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 487 400 451
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.42 £19.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Midlands - 9 £500 -
London -26 5 £413 -2.94% 5
South East -20 3 £400 +31.14% 3
South West - 3 £370 - 3
East Midlands - 3 £375 -
North East - 1 £425 -
XQuery
UK

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 33 (73.33%) Oracle
2 32 (71.11%) XML
3 28 (62.22%) Java
4 27 (60.00%) SOA
5 25 (55.56%) XSLT
5 25 (55.56%) XPath
6 22 (48.89%) Web Services
7 19 (42.22%) SQL
7 19 (42.22%) Middleware
8 18 (40.00%) Oracle Database
9 17 (37.78%) BPEL
9 17 (37.78%) JDeveloper
10 15 (33.33%) Informatica
10 15 (33.33%) WebLogic
10 15 (33.33%) XSD
11 14 (31.11%) SOAP
11 14 (31.11%) Oracle BPM
11 14 (31.11%) Oracle Fusion
12 13 (28.89%) J2EE
13 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
13 10 (22.22%) jQuery
13 10 (22.22%) Oracle Service Bus
14 9 (20.00%) WebCenter
14 9 (20.00%) REST
14 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
14 9 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
14 9 (20.00%) Workflow
14 9 (20.00%) Finance
14 9 (20.00%) HTML
14 9 (20.00%) Linux

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (4.44%) Apache Solr
5 2 (4.44%) JBoss
6 1 (2.22%) AquaLogic
6 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.22%) CMS
6 1 (2.22%) IIS
6 1 (2.22%) Jetty
6 1 (2.22%) Liferay
6 1 (2.22%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.22%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (17.78%) PowerCenter
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (11.11%) DB2
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (8.89%) MarkLogic
7 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
8 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
9 1 (2.22%) Big Data
9 1 (2.22%) CouchDB
9 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (2.22%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) JDeveloper
2 5 (11.11%) Lombardi
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.89%) JUnit
3 4 (8.89%) Maven
4 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.67%) JMeter
5 2 (4.44%) Ant
5 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.44%) Subversion
6 1 (2.22%) JIRA
6 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.22%) NUnit
6 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.22%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 38 (84.44%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) Oracle Developer
3 16 (35.56%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 16 (35.56%) SOA Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) XML Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (6.67%) OBIEE Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) DB2 Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Solr Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Support
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Support Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) MongoDB Developer
9 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (71.11%) XML
2 25 (55.56%) XSLT
3 22 (48.89%) Web Services
4 19 (42.22%) Middleware
5 15 (33.33%) XSD
6 14 (31.11%) Oracle Fusion
6 14 (31.11%) SOAP
7 13 (28.89%) J2EE
8 10 (22.22%) jQuery
9 9 (20.00%) HTML
9 9 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
9 9 (20.00%) REST
9 9 (20.00%) WebCenter
9 9 (20.00%) WSDL
10 8 (17.78%) Ajax
10 8 (17.78%) JMX
10 8 (17.78%) JSON
11 7 (15.56%) Spring
12 5 (11.11%) CSS
12 5 (11.11%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Linked Data
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Semantic Web
2 1 (2.22%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) SOA
2 17 (37.78%) BPEL
3 9 (20.00%) ETL
3 9 (20.00%) Workflow
4 8 (17.78%) BPMN
4 8 (17.78%) Case Management
4 8 (17.78%) Data Management
5 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.11%) ERP
6 5 (11.11%) SDLC
6 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) CRM
8 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.67%) Scrum
8 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.67%) UML
9 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.22%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) Java
2 25 (55.56%) XPath
3 19 (42.22%) SQL
4 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.78%) Shell Script
6 7 (15.56%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.44%) C#
8 1 (2.22%) C
8 1 (2.22%) PHP
8 1 (2.22%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
1 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) Oracle
2 15 (33.33%) Informatica
3 6 (13.33%) IBM
3 6 (13.33%) Siebel
4 5 (11.11%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) CA
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.22%) BEA
6 1 (2.22%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.22%) Rally
6 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
Connectus
Rate: £57.75 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
AAP3
Rate: £40 - £58 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 6 days ago