The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 383 362 387
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +25
Contract jobs citing XQuery 26 62 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.25% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.56% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 50 23
Average daily rate
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£400 £414 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.32% -2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-44.82% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -54.54%
XQuery
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 London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10088 11120 10503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.55% 44.12% 40.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7127 7896 7315
Average daily rate £430 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 89 146
Average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £17.60 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.20 £57.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in London

XQuery
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

XQuery Daily Rate Trend in London

XQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XQuery across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

XQuery Daily Rate Histogram in London

XQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XQuery across the London region.

XQuery Hourly Rate Trend in London

XQuery
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
City of London +16 5 £325 -6.47%
Ealing - - - - 1
XQuery
England

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 45 (86.54%) XML
2 33 (63.46%) Web Services
3 30 (57.69%) Java
4 25 (48.08%) Spring
5 21 (40.38%) REST
6 20 (38.46%) XSLT
7 19 (36.54%) XPath
8 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (34.62%) TDD
8 18 (34.62%) XSD
9 17 (32.69%) CSS
9 17 (32.69%) Publishing
10 15 (28.85%) Oracle
10 15 (28.85%) HTML
10 15 (28.85%) RESTful
11 14 (26.92%) JUnit
11 14 (26.92%) JMS
11 14 (26.92%) Internet
12 13 (25.00%) JIRA
13 12 (23.08%) Subversion
13 12 (23.08%) SOAP
13 12 (23.08%) NoSQL
14 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database
14 11 (21.15%) SPARQL
14 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
14 11 (21.15%) HTTP
14 11 (21.15%) RDF
14 11 (21.15%) jQuery
15 10 (19.23%) Maven
15 10 (19.23%) Validation

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 9 (17.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (9.62%) Confluence
2 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.77%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) Internet
2 11 (21.15%) HTTP
3 8 (15.38%) FTP
4 1 (1.92%) LDAP
4 1 (1.92%) SSL
4 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database
3 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (13.46%) MarkLogic
5 5 (9.62%) MySQL
6 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 4 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) JUnit
2 13 (25.00%) JIRA
3 12 (23.08%) Subversion
4 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
5 10 (19.23%) Maven
6 9 (17.31%) PowerDesigner
7 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
8 5 (9.62%) IntelliJ
9 4 (7.69%) Trac
10 2 (3.85%) Selenium
10 2 (3.85%) Ant
10 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
10 2 (3.85%) SpecFlow
11 1 (1.92%) Apache Ivy
11 1 (1.92%) Jasmine
11 1 (1.92%) Capybara
11 1 (1.92%) Hudson
11 1 (1.92%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.92%) JBehave
General
1 17 (32.69%) Publishing
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Local Government
4 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Developer
2 17 (32.69%) Architect
3 8 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Scala Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) SOA Architect
7 2 (3.85%) SOA Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 1 (1.92%) Automated Test Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 1 (1.92%) SOA Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (86.54%) XML
2 33 (63.46%) Web Services
3 25 (48.08%) Spring
4 21 (40.38%) REST
5 20 (38.46%) XSLT
6 18 (34.62%) XSD
7 17 (32.69%) CSS
8 15 (28.85%) HTML
8 15 (28.85%) RESTful
9 14 (26.92%) JMS
10 12 (23.08%) SOAP
11 11 (21.15%) jQuery
12 9 (17.31%) Middleware
13 8 (15.38%) EDI
13 8 (15.38%) WSDL
13 8 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
14 6 (11.54%) ActiveMQ
14 6 (11.54%) J2EE
15 5 (9.62%) Apache Camel
15 5 (9.62%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) W3C
1 10 (19.23%) Semantic Web
2 8 (15.38%) Data Conversion
3 3 (5.77%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.92%) Open Source
4 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.92%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.92%) PKI
4 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.92%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) UNIX
2 6 (11.54%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Windows
3 2 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (34.62%) TDD
2 11 (21.15%) RDF
3 10 (19.23%) Validation
3 10 (19.23%) Scrum
3 10 (19.23%) SOA
4 9 (17.31%) BDD
4 9 (17.31%) EAI
4 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
4 9 (17.31%) Knowledge Management
5 8 (15.38%) BPEL
5 8 (15.38%) ERP
5 8 (15.38%) B2B
5 8 (15.38%) BPMN
6 7 (13.46%) MVC
7 4 (7.69%) Content Management
7 4 (7.69%) Pair Programming
7 4 (7.69%) Information Architecture
7 4 (7.69%) User Experience Design
8 3 (5.77%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) XPath
3 11 (21.15%) SPARQL
4 9 (17.31%) Groovy
5 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 7 (13.46%) SQL
7 6 (11.54%) Scala
8 5 (9.62%) Python
9 3 (5.77%) Perl
9 3 (5.77%) Ruby
10 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.85%) C#
11 1 (1.92%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Oracle
2 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Akamai
4 1 (1.92%) Sybase
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Google
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