The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank 56 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XQuery 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.32% - 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% - 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £408 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.56% +25.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.38 - £17.50
XQuery
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
199 317 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.25% 41.01% 43.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 193 142
Average daily rate £338 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £24.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XQuery across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

XQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

XQuery Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

XQuery
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Lombardi
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Lombardi
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle