The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank - 120 128
Contract jobs citing XQuery 0 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.60% 0.037%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.74% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £408 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £408 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.56% +25.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1425 1089 949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 37.49% 34.59% 35.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 718 542
Average daily rate £355 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 29 32
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +7.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £19.00 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XQuery across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

XQuery
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XQuery across the North West region.

XQuery Daily Rate Trend in the North West

XQuery
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) BEA
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) AquaLogic
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (16.67%) AquaLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
1 5 (83.33%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) BEA
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
Connectus
Rate: £57.75 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
AAP3
Rate: £40 - £58 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago