The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 372 360 371
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing XQuery 29 47 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.45% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 38 30
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +7.69%
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%
Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9830 10536 10254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.69% 43.46% 38.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7048 7476 7042
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £280
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 67 112 158
Average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £52.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
XQuery
England

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 July 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 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 6 £325 -20.48%
Ealing - - - - 1
Chiswick - - - -
XQuery
England

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 47 (88.68%) XML
2 34 (64.15%) Web Services
3 27 (50.94%) Java
4 24 (45.28%) XSLT
5 21 (39.62%) CSS
5 21 (39.62%) TDD
5 21 (39.62%) Spring
5 21 (39.62%) XPath
5 21 (39.62%) RESTful
6 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (35.85%) XSD
7 18 (33.96%) Internet
7 18 (33.96%) Publishing
8 17 (32.08%) JIRA
8 17 (32.08%) HTML
8 17 (32.08%) REST
9 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
10 15 (28.30%) JUnit
10 15 (28.30%) Subversion
11 14 (26.42%) Oracle
11 14 (26.42%) SOAP
11 14 (26.42%) NoSQL
12 13 (24.53%) BDD
12 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
12 13 (24.53%) HTTP
12 13 (24.53%) Maven
13 12 (22.64%) RDF
13 12 (22.64%) JMS
13 12 (22.64%) SPARQL
13 12 (22.64%) Amazon AWS

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (16.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (9.43%) Confluence
2 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.66%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.89%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.89%) CMS
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.55%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) Internet
2 13 (24.53%) HTTP
3 8 (15.09%) FTP
4 3 (5.66%) SSL
5 1 (1.89%) LDAP
5 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) NoSQL
2 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database
3 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (13.21%) MongoDB
4 7 (13.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.66%) MarkLogic
7 2 (3.77%) MySQL
8 1 (1.89%) Triplestore
8 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) JIRA
2 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
3 15 (28.30%) JUnit
3 15 (28.30%) Subversion
4 13 (24.53%) Maven
5 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
6 9 (16.98%) PowerDesigner
7 6 (11.32%) Trac
7 6 (11.32%) Cucumber
8 5 (9.43%) Ant
8 5 (9.43%) IntelliJ
8 5 (9.43%) Selenium
9 4 (7.55%) SoapUI
9 4 (7.55%) Mercurial
9 4 (7.55%) JBehave
9 4 (7.55%) WebDriver
10 3 (5.66%) Hudson
10 3 (5.66%) Apache Ivy
11 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
12 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
General
1 18 (33.96%) Publishing
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) Architect
3 7 (13.21%) Scala Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) SOA Architect
6 2 (3.77%) SOA Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Automated Test Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Architect
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 1 (1.89%) SOA Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Automation Tester
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (88.68%) XML
2 34 (64.15%) Web Services
3 24 (45.28%) XSLT
4 21 (39.62%) CSS
4 21 (39.62%) Spring
4 21 (39.62%) RESTful
5 19 (35.85%) XSD
6 17 (32.08%) HTML
6 17 (32.08%) REST
7 14 (26.42%) SOAP
8 12 (22.64%) JMS
9 11 (20.75%) jQuery
10 9 (16.98%) Middleware
11 8 (15.09%) WSDL
11 8 (15.09%) EDI
11 8 (15.09%) Oracle Fusion
12 6 (11.32%) JSON
12 6 (11.32%) J2EE
12 6 (11.32%) Sass
12 6 (11.32%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Semantic Web
1 11 (20.75%) W3C
2 9 (16.98%) Data Conversion
3 4 (7.55%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.77%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.89%) Kindle
5 1 (1.89%) Open Source
5 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) UNIX
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) CentOS
3 2 (3.77%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) TDD
2 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (24.53%) BDD
4 12 (22.64%) RDF
5 11 (20.75%) SOA
6 10 (18.87%) Validation
7 9 (16.98%) EAI
7 9 (16.98%) Knowledge Management
8 8 (15.09%) BPMN
8 8 (15.09%) Scrum
8 8 (15.09%) BPEL
8 8 (15.09%) B2B
8 8 (15.09%) ERP
9 7 (13.21%) Pair Programming
10 6 (11.32%) Content Management
10 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
10 6 (11.32%) Information Architecture
10 6 (11.32%) User Experience Design
11 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (7.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) Java
2 21 (39.62%) XPath
3 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.64%) SPARQL
5 11 (20.75%) Groovy
6 9 (16.98%) Scala
7 6 (11.32%) Python
8 5 (9.43%) SQL
9 2 (3.77%) Ruby
9 2 (3.77%) C#
10 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) HP
2 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) Akamai
4 1 (1.89%) Google
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