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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XQuery
England / London
Rank 398 392 385
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing XQuery 6 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.029% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.068% 0.068% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 17
Median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £528 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £475 £495
% change year-on-year
-32.63% -4.04%
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 London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8804 8876 8994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.44% 43.24% 42.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6564 6536 6772
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £623 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 72 38
Median hourly rate £46.00 £30.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -13.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £17.68 £15.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 16 January 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 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 London region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 20 (90.91%) XML
2 19 (86.36%) XPath
3 16 (72.73%) Java
4 9 (40.91%) Oracle
4 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 9 (40.91%) CSS
4 9 (40.91%) SOA
5 7 (31.82%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) MarkLogic
6 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
6 6 (27.27%) Content Management
6 6 (27.27%) Degree
6 6 (27.27%) Maven
6 6 (27.27%) JSON
6 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (27.27%) SPARQL
6 6 (27.27%) XSD
6 6 (27.27%) RDF
6 6 (27.27%) XSLT
6 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) Spring
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (18.18%) Microservices
8 4 (18.18%) Lumira
8 4 (18.18%) REST
8 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

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 5 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (13.64%) CMS
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) HTTPS
3 2 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MarkLogic
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) Lumira
4 3 (13.64%) CouchDB
4 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
4 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 3 (13.64%) Triplestore
5 1 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Maven
2 3 (13.64%) GoCD
2 3 (13.64%) JUnit
2 3 (13.64%) Mockito
2 3 (13.64%) Wercker
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Automotive
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 6 (27.27%) XML Developer
4 4 (18.18%) AWS Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (13.64%) XML XSLT Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Database Developer
6 2 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Integration Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Java Architect
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) XML
2 9 (40.91%) CSS
2 9 (40.91%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 6 (27.27%) JSON
3 6 (27.27%) XSD
3 6 (27.27%) XSLT
4 5 (22.73%) Spring
5 4 (18.18%) REST
6 3 (13.64%) .NET
6 3 (13.64%) CSS3
6 3 (13.64%) Drools
6 3 (13.64%) HTML5
6 3 (13.64%) JAX-RS
6 3 (13.64%) JMS
6 3 (13.64%) jQuery
6 3 (13.64%) ReactiveX
6 3 (13.64%) Redux
6 3 (13.64%) Servlets
6 3 (13.64%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) SOA
2 6 (27.27%) Content Management
2 6 (27.27%) RDF
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) Microservices
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) API Development
4 3 (13.64%) API Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Content Development
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (13.64%) OO
4 3 (13.64%) OOD
4 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) XPath
2 16 (72.73%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) SPARQL
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Ansible
1 3 (13.64%) Consul
1 3 (13.64%) Packer
1 3 (13.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) SAP