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 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 392 360 389
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +29
Contract jobs citing XQuery 24 65 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.61% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 47 18
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£388 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £338 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £495 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +30.76%
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
10274 10700 10266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.67% 43.04% 40.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7478 7674 7225
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 £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 66 83 120
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.00 £13.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £57.50 £48.50
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 2 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 2 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
(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 +8 5 £325 -13.33%
Ealing - - - -
XQuery
England

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 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 38 (80.85%) XML
2 27 (57.45%) Web Services
2 27 (57.45%) Java
3 24 (51.06%) Spring
4 21 (44.68%) REST
5 17 (36.17%) XSLT
6 16 (34.04%) Oracle
6 16 (34.04%) XPath
6 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (31.91%) Publishing
7 15 (31.91%) XSD
7 15 (31.91%) Internet
8 14 (29.79%) JMS
8 14 (29.79%) TDD
9 13 (27.66%) Oracle Database
10 11 (23.40%) RESTful
10 11 (23.40%) SOAP
10 11 (23.40%) CSS
10 11 (23.40%) HTML
10 11 (23.40%) jQuery
11 10 (21.28%) UNIX
11 10 (21.28%) HTTP
11 10 (21.28%) MarkLogic
12 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
12 9 (19.15%) Middleware
12 9 (19.15%) Linux
12 9 (19.15%) SQL
12 9 (19.15%) JUnit
12 9 (19.15%) JIRA
12 9 (19.15%) Maven

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (17.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (10.64%) Confluence
2 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (6.38%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) Node.js
5 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.51%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) Internet
2 10 (21.28%) HTTP
3 8 (17.02%) FTP
4 1 (2.13%) LDAP
4 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle Database
2 10 (21.28%) MarkLogic
3 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
4 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (17.02%) MySQL
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) JUnit
1 9 (19.15%) JIRA
1 9 (19.15%) Maven
2 8 (17.02%) Subversion
3 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
4 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
5 5 (10.64%) PowerDesigner
5 5 (10.64%) IntelliJ
6 2 (4.26%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.13%) Capybara
7 1 (2.13%) Trac
7 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.13%) Ant
7 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.13%) JMeter
7 1 (2.13%) Checkstyle
7 1 (2.13%) Selenium
General
1 15 (31.91%) Publishing
2 4 (8.51%) Legal
3 3 (6.38%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) Architect
3 7 (14.89%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) DBA
5 3 (6.38%) Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) SOA Architect
6 2 (4.26%) SOA Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (80.85%) XML
2 27 (57.45%) Web Services
3 24 (51.06%) Spring
4 21 (44.68%) REST
5 17 (36.17%) XSLT
6 15 (31.91%) XSD
7 14 (29.79%) JMS
8 11 (23.40%) RESTful
8 11 (23.40%) SOAP
8 11 (23.40%) CSS
8 11 (23.40%) HTML
8 11 (23.40%) jQuery
9 9 (19.15%) Middleware
10 8 (17.02%) WSDL
10 8 (17.02%) EDI
10 8 (17.02%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (12.77%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (10.64%) Apache Camel
12 5 (10.64%) Hibernate
12 5 (10.64%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) W3C
2 6 (12.77%) Semantic Web
3 4 (8.51%) Data Conversion
4 3 (6.38%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
5 1 (2.13%) Open Source
5 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.13%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.13%) PKI
5 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.13%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) UNIX
2 9 (19.15%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) CentOS
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) TDD
3 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
3 9 (19.15%) Scrum
4 8 (17.02%) BPEL
4 8 (17.02%) B2B
4 8 (17.02%) ERP
4 8 (17.02%) EAI
4 8 (17.02%) SOA
4 8 (17.02%) BPMN
5 7 (14.89%) RDF
5 7 (14.89%) MVC
6 5 (10.64%) BDD
6 5 (10.64%) Validation
6 5 (10.64%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (6.38%) Kanban
8 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.26%) AOP
8 2 (4.26%) Low Latency
9 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) Java
2 16 (34.04%) XPath
3 9 (19.15%) SQL
4 8 (17.02%) Python
4 8 (17.02%) Groovy
5 7 (14.89%) SPARQL
6 6 (12.77%) Perl
7 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.38%) Scala
8 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.38%) Ruby
9 2 (4.26%) C#
10 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
1 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) Akamai
4 1 (2.13%) Sybase
4 1 (2.13%) Google
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago