The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank - 59 -
Contract jobs citing XQuery 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.32% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £200
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +87.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +178.75%
XQuery
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
158 211 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 33.12% 33.98% 33.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 135 86
Median daily rate £313 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.54% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £235 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 23
Median hourly rate £32.27 £38.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.07% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £24.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing XQuery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

XQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XQuery across the Essex region.

XQuery Daily Rate Trend in Essex