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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 387 376 323
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -53
Contract jobs citing XQuery 15 49 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.50% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 38
Average daily rate
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£450 £386 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% -4.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £325 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £518 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+59.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.25%
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
9912 9846 8936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.84% 40.46% 41.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7574 7108 6408
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 46 84 120
Average hourly rate £26.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £18.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £50.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +3 4 £338 +3.84%
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
XQuery
England

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 36 (81.82%) XML
2 26 (59.09%) XSLT
2 26 (59.09%) Java
3 17 (38.64%) XPath
4 15 (34.09%) Spring
5 14 (31.82%) Web Services
6 13 (29.55%) Publishing
7 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (25.00%) XSD
8 11 (25.00%) Python
8 11 (25.00%) REST
9 10 (22.73%) UNIX
9 10 (22.73%) SQL
9 10 (22.73%) TDD
10 9 (20.45%) Maven
10 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
10 9 (20.45%) Subversion
10 9 (20.45%) HTML
10 9 (20.45%) Linux
10 9 (20.45%) Internet
11 8 (18.18%) MySQL
11 8 (18.18%) Oracle
11 8 (18.18%) Banking
11 8 (18.18%) RESTful
11 8 (18.18%) MarkLogic
12 7 (15.91%) Apache Camel
13 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
13 6 (13.64%) Scrum
13 6 (13.64%) MVC
13 6 (13.64%) JUnit

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.36%) Confluence
2 5 (11.36%) Apache
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (4.55%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.27%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) MySQL
1 8 (18.18%) MarkLogic
2 6 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.55%) Triplestore
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.27%) Big Data
6 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Maven
1 9 (20.45%) Subversion
2 6 (13.64%) JUnit
2 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.36%) JIRA
3 5 (11.36%) IntelliJ
4 2 (4.55%) Ant
4 2 (4.55%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.27%) Capybara
5 1 (2.27%) Checkstyle
5 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.27%) Selenium
5 1 (2.27%) JMeter
General
1 13 (29.55%) Publishing
2 8 (18.18%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Finance
4 3 (6.82%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Local Government
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) French Language
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) Architect
3 6 (13.64%) XML Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) DBA
6 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Data Scientist
7 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Content Editor
7 1 (2.27%) Sybase Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Applications Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Report Writer
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (81.82%) XML
2 26 (59.09%) XSLT
3 15 (34.09%) Spring
4 14 (31.82%) Web Services
5 11 (25.00%) XSD
5 11 (25.00%) REST
6 9 (20.45%) HTML
7 8 (18.18%) RESTful
8 7 (15.91%) Apache Camel
9 6 (13.64%) CSS
9 6 (13.64%) Spring MVC
9 6 (13.64%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (11.36%) JSON
10 5 (11.36%) JMS
11 4 (9.09%) Hibernate
12 3 (6.82%) XML Schema
13 2 (4.55%) J2EE
13 2 (4.55%) JDBC
13 2 (4.55%) SOAP
13 2 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Semantic Web
1 3 (6.82%) Data Conversion
1 3 (6.82%) W3C
2 2 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Kindle
3 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
3 1 (2.27%) Statistics
3 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.27%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.27%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.27%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) UNIX
2 9 (20.45%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) Android
4 1 (2.27%) CentOS
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) TDD
3 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.64%) Scrum
4 6 (13.64%) MVC
5 5 (11.36%) RDF
6 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.55%) Validation
7 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) AOP
7 2 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (4.55%) BDD
7 2 (4.55%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.27%) Analytics
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.27%) MapReduce
8 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.27%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.27%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) Java
2 17 (38.64%) XPath
3 11 (25.00%) Python
4 10 (22.73%) SQL
5 6 (13.64%) Perl
6 5 (11.36%) SPARQL
7 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.55%) PHP
8 2 (4.55%) Ruby
9 1 (2.27%) Scala
9 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.27%) Akamai
3 1 (2.27%) Sybase
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