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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 389 351 385
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +34
Contract jobs citing XQuery 30 67 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.26% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.60% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 53 21
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£400 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £326 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-52.94% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- -54.54%
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
10137 11141 10500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.69% 43.97% 40.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7161 7945 7318
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
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 63 90 146
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.50 £15.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.23 £59.00 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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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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 +3 6 £385 +10.79%
Ealing - - - - 1
XQuery
England

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 45 (86.54%) XML
2 32 (61.54%) Web Services
3 30 (57.69%) Java
4 25 (48.08%) Spring
5 21 (40.38%) XSLT
5 21 (40.38%) REST
6 19 (36.54%) Publishing
6 19 (36.54%) XPath
7 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (32.69%) TDD
7 17 (32.69%) XSD
8 16 (30.77%) Internet
9 15 (28.85%) Oracle
9 15 (28.85%) CSS
10 14 (26.92%) HTML
10 14 (26.92%) JMS
10 14 (26.92%) RESTful
11 12 (23.08%) JUnit
11 12 (23.08%) SOAP
11 12 (23.08%) JIRA
12 11 (21.15%) jQuery
12 11 (21.15%) Subversion
12 11 (21.15%) HTTP
12 11 (21.15%) NoSQL
12 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database
13 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
13 10 (19.23%) SOA
13 10 (19.23%) Scrum
13 10 (19.23%) Maven
14 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (17.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (9.62%) Confluence
2 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.77%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) Internet
2 11 (21.15%) HTTP
3 8 (15.38%) FTP
4 1 (1.92%) LDAP
4 1 (1.92%) SSL
4 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) NoSQL
1 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (13.46%) MarkLogic
4 5 (9.62%) MySQL
5 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) JUnit
1 12 (23.08%) JIRA
2 11 (21.15%) Subversion
3 10 (19.23%) Maven
3 10 (19.23%) Git (software)
4 7 (13.46%) PowerDesigner
4 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
5 5 (9.62%) IntelliJ
6 3 (5.77%) Trac
7 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.85%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.85%) Ant
7 2 (3.85%) Selenium
7 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.92%) Hudson
8 1 (1.92%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.92%) JBehave
8 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.92%) JMeter
General
1 19 (36.54%) Publishing
2 4 (7.69%) Legal
3 3 (5.77%) Finance
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Local Government
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Developer
2 16 (30.77%) Architect
3 8 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Scala Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) SOA Architect
6 2 (3.85%) SOA Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Architect
7 1 (1.92%) Automated Test Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.92%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (86.54%) XML
2 32 (61.54%) Web Services
3 25 (48.08%) Spring
4 21 (40.38%) XSLT
4 21 (40.38%) REST
5 17 (32.69%) XSD
6 15 (28.85%) CSS
7 14 (26.92%) HTML
7 14 (26.92%) JMS
7 14 (26.92%) RESTful
8 12 (23.08%) SOAP
9 11 (21.15%) jQuery
10 9 (17.31%) Middleware
11 8 (15.38%) EDI
11 8 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
11 8 (15.38%) WSDL
12 6 (11.54%) J2EE
12 6 (11.54%) ActiveMQ
13 5 (9.62%) Hibernate
13 5 (9.62%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) W3C
2 8 (15.38%) Semantic Web
3 7 (13.46%) Data Conversion
4 3 (5.77%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.92%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.92%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.92%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) UNIX
2 6 (11.54%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Windows
3 2 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (32.69%) TDD
2 10 (19.23%) SOA
2 10 (19.23%) Scrum
3 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
3 9 (17.31%) EAI
3 9 (17.31%) RDF
4 8 (15.38%) ERP
4 8 (15.38%) B2B
4 8 (15.38%) Validation
4 8 (15.38%) BPEL
4 8 (15.38%) BPMN
4 8 (15.38%) BDD
5 7 (13.46%) Knowledge Management
5 7 (13.46%) MVC
6 3 (5.77%) Pair Programming
6 3 (5.77%) Content Management
6 3 (5.77%) Kanban
6 3 (5.77%) User Experience Design
6 3 (5.77%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) XPath
3 9 (17.31%) Groovy
3 9 (17.31%) SPARQL
4 8 (15.38%) Python
5 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.46%) SQL
6 5 (9.62%) Scala
7 3 (5.77%) Perl
7 3 (5.77%) Ruby
8 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.85%) C#
9 1 (1.92%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Oracle
2 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Sybase
4 1 (1.92%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) Akamai
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