The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XQuery
Rank 119 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XQuery 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £406 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
XQuery
UK

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
905 1003 1095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 41.19% 31.06% 39.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 531 612
Median daily rate £340 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £467 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 16
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.38 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% +15.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £25.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing XQuery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 4 £406 - 3
XQuery
UK

XQuery
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) XPath
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Groovy
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Publishing
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Microservices
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) XPath
2 3 (75.00%) Groovy
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