The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank 414 434 416
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Contract jobs citing XQuery 21 3 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.013% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.030% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 23
Median daily rate £419 £200 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+109.37% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £200 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
10119 10112 10173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.72% 43.30% 41.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7543 7571 7320
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 70 64
Median hourly rate £30.47 £29.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.27% -1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.42 £15.82 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £44.10 £129.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing XQuery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canary Wharf - 4 - -
Bromley - 2 - -
City of London - 1 £500 -
XQuery
England

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 25 (100.00%) XML
2 18 (72.00%) Java
3 17 (68.00%) XPath
4 14 (56.00%) Oracle
5 13 (52.00%) SOA
6 12 (48.00%) XSLT
7 11 (44.00%) Finance
8 10 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (40.00%) Oracle Database
9 9 (36.00%) HTML
10 8 (32.00%) CSS
10 8 (32.00%) Spring
11 7 (28.00%) Degree
11 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
11 7 (28.00%) Drools
11 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
12 6 (24.00%) Data Transformation
12 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
12 6 (24.00%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (24.00%) SQL
12 6 (24.00%) JMS
12 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
12 6 (24.00%) XML Schema
12 6 (24.00%) FTP
12 6 (24.00%) Web Services
12 6 (24.00%) Automotive
13 5 (20.00%) Publishing
13 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (20.00%) Middleware

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 6 (24.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) FTP
2 3 (12.00%) HTTP
3 2 (8.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 5 (20.00%) Lumira
3 5 (20.00%) MarkLogic
3 5 (20.00%) SAP BI
4 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (8.00%) CouchDB
5 2 (8.00%) Triplestore
6 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) GoCD
2 1 (4.00%) JUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Mockito
2 1 (4.00%) Wercker
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Automotive
3 5 (20.00%) Publishing
4 4 (16.00%) Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) XML Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Architect
4 6 (24.00%) Java Architect
4 6 (24.00%) Lead Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Integration Architect
6 4 (16.00%) Business Objects Developer
6 4 (16.00%) XML XSLT Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Database Developer
8 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Integration Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Java Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Java Integration Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) XML
2 12 (48.00%) XSLT
3 9 (36.00%) HTML
4 8 (32.00%) CSS
4 8 (32.00%) Spring
5 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (28.00%) Drools
6 6 (24.00%) JMS
6 6 (24.00%) Web Services
6 6 (24.00%) XML Schema
7 5 (20.00%) CSS3
7 5 (20.00%) HTML5
7 5 (20.00%) Middleware
7 5 (20.00%) XSD
7 5 (20.00%) XSL
8 4 (16.00%) JSON
9 3 (12.00%) .NET
9 3 (12.00%) REST
10 2 (8.00%) jQuery
11 1 (4.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) SOA
2 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (24.00%) Data Transformation
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.00%) OO
3 5 (20.00%) OOD
3 5 (20.00%) SDLC
4 4 (16.00%) Content Development
4 4 (16.00%) Content Management
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) ETL
5 3 (12.00%) RDF
6 2 (8.00%) Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
7 1 (4.00%) Microservices
7 1 (4.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Java
2 17 (68.00%) XPath
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (12.00%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO20022
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Consul
1 1 (4.00%) Packer
1 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Sybase