The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XQuery
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 46 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing XQuery 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.61% 0.29% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.36% 0.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £475 £489
% change year-on-year
-32.63% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
221 232 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.83% 34.07% 42.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 139 191
Median daily rate £375 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £203 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 - £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing XQuery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing XQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
1 10 (100.00%) XSLT
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) XPath
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (100.00%) REST
1 10 (100.00%) Microservices
2 8 (80.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (50.00%) Groovy
3 5 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) RESTful
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Publishing
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) Broadband
6 1 (10.00%) DVB
6 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) Broadband
2 1 (10.00%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 8 (80.00%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) AWS Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
1 10 (100.00%) REST
1 10 (100.00%) XSLT
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Microservices
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) XPath
2 5 (50.00%) Groovy