The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank - - 114
Contract jobs citing XQuery 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.038%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £438 £325
% change year-on-year
-37.14% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £38.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1118 820 800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 40.22% 33.18% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 619 397 389
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £254 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 35
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

XQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

XQuery Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

XQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XQuery across the Scotland region.

XQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

XQuery
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 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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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
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
XQuery
UK

XQuery
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle