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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 406 350 390
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +40
Contract jobs citing XQuery 20 70 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.28% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.65% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 51 17
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£445 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.83% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £338 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £491 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.58% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
10371 10745 9823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.06% 42.40% 40.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7722 7738 6976
Average daily rate £430 £426 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
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 57 83 113
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.40 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +1 4 £385 +6.20% 1
Ealing - - - -
XQuery
England

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 41 (83.67%) XML
2 28 (57.14%) Java
3 25 (51.02%) Web Services
4 23 (46.94%) Spring
5 21 (42.86%) XSLT
5 21 (42.86%) REST
6 18 (36.73%) XPath
7 17 (34.69%) Publishing
7 17 (34.69%) XSD
8 16 (32.65%) Oracle
8 16 (32.65%) Internet
9 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (26.53%) JMS
10 13 (26.53%) Oracle Database
11 12 (24.49%) TDD
12 11 (22.45%) SOAP
13 10 (20.41%) UNIX
13 10 (20.41%) Python
13 10 (20.41%) JUnit
13 10 (20.41%) HTML
13 10 (20.41%) HTTP
13 10 (20.41%) jQuery
13 10 (20.41%) MarkLogic
14 9 (18.37%) RESTful
14 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
14 9 (18.37%) Maven
14 9 (18.37%) Scrum
14 9 (18.37%) Middleware
14 9 (18.37%) SQL
14 9 (18.37%) Linux

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 8 (16.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (10.20%) Confluence
2 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (6.12%) Apache
5 1 (2.04%) CMS
5 1 (2.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.16%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) Internet
2 10 (20.41%) HTTP
3 8 (16.33%) FTP
4 1 (2.04%) LDAP
4 1 (2.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) Oracle Database
2 10 (20.41%) MarkLogic
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (16.33%) NoSQL
4 7 (14.29%) MySQL
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) JUnit
2 9 (18.37%) Maven
3 8 (16.33%) JIRA
4 7 (14.29%) Subversion
5 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
5 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
6 5 (10.20%) IntelliJ
6 5 (10.20%) PowerDesigner
7 2 (4.08%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.04%) Capybara
8 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.04%) Selenium
8 1 (2.04%) JMeter
8 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.04%) Ant
8 1 (2.04%) Checkstyle
General
1 17 (34.69%) Publishing
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Legal
4 3 (6.12%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Local Government
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Architect
3 6 (12.24%) Software Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Administrator
4 3 (6.12%) Consultant
4 3 (6.12%) DBA
4 3 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Architect
5 2 (4.08%) SOA Architect
5 2 (4.08%) SOA Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (4.08%) XML Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (2.04%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (83.67%) XML
2 25 (51.02%) Web Services
3 23 (46.94%) Spring
4 21 (42.86%) XSLT
4 21 (42.86%) REST
5 17 (34.69%) XSD
6 13 (26.53%) JMS
7 11 (22.45%) SOAP
8 10 (20.41%) HTML
8 10 (20.41%) jQuery
9 9 (18.37%) CSS
9 9 (18.37%) Middleware
9 9 (18.37%) RESTful
10 8 (16.33%) EDI
10 8 (16.33%) WSDL
10 8 (16.33%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (12.24%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (10.20%) Hibernate
12 5 (10.20%) Apache Camel
13 4 (8.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) W3C
2 6 (12.24%) Semantic Web
3 4 (8.16%) Data Conversion
4 3 (6.12%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.04%) Open Source
5 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.04%) PKI
5 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.04%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) UNIX
2 9 (18.37%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) CentOS
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) TDD
3 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
3 9 (18.37%) Scrum
4 8 (16.33%) BPMN
4 8 (16.33%) BPEL
4 8 (16.33%) ERP
4 8 (16.33%) EAI
4 8 (16.33%) SOA
4 8 (16.33%) B2B
5 7 (14.29%) RDF
6 6 (12.24%) MVC
7 5 (10.20%) Validation
7 5 (10.20%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (8.16%) BDD
9 3 (6.12%) Kanban
10 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.08%) AOP
10 2 (4.08%) Low Latency
11 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) Java
2 18 (36.73%) XPath
3 10 (20.41%) Python
4 9 (18.37%) SQL
5 8 (16.33%) Groovy
6 7 (14.29%) SPARQL
7 6 (12.24%) Perl
8 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.12%) Ruby
9 2 (4.08%) Scala
9 2 (4.08%) C#
10 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
1 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Google
4 1 (2.04%) Akamai
4 1 (2.04%) Sybase
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