The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank 230 236 238
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing XQuery 24 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.045% 0.061%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 0.14% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 5
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£438 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
-2.72% -
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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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3082 2913 2698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.03% 32.53% 33.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1883 1642 1365
Average daily rate £350 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 107 201
Average hourly rate £39.75 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.59 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

XQuery
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

XQuery Daily Rate Trend in the South East

XQuery
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XQuery across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

XQuery Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

XQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

XQuery Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

XQuery
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Surrey +11 9 £270 - 3
Oxfordshire - 8 £550 -
Berkshire -2 5 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £425 -
XQuery
England

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 36 (92.31%) XML
1 36 (92.31%) XSLT
2 22 (56.41%) Publishing
3 21 (53.85%) Java
3 21 (53.85%) XPath
4 20 (51.28%) Oracle
5 15 (38.46%) SOA
5 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (38.46%) QA
5 15 (38.46%) Spring
5 15 (38.46%) Oracle Fusion
5 15 (38.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 14 (35.90%) MarkLogic
6 14 (35.90%) SQL
7 13 (33.33%) J2EE
7 13 (33.33%) JUnit
7 13 (33.33%) WebLogic
7 13 (33.33%) Python
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
8 12 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (30.77%) Linux
9 11 (28.21%) JMS
9 11 (28.21%) Internet
10 10 (25.64%) Middleware
10 10 (25.64%) Scrum
10 10 (25.64%) Ant
10 10 (25.64%) Ajax
10 10 (25.64%) Maven

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (38.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.69%) Jetty
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (5.13%) Apache
6 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) MarkLogic
2 4 (10.26%) MySQL
2 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) BaseX
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) JUnit
2 10 (25.64%) Ant
2 10 (25.64%) Maven
2 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 5 (12.82%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (56.41%) Publishing
2 8 (20.51%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Leader
5 4 (10.26%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Service Management Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) XML Developer
6 2 (5.13%) SOA Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Management Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (92.31%) XML
1 36 (92.31%) XSLT
2 15 (38.46%) Spring
2 15 (38.46%) Oracle Fusion
3 13 (33.33%) J2EE
3 13 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
4 11 (28.21%) JMS
5 10 (25.64%) Middleware
5 10 (25.64%) Ajax
6 9 (23.08%) JSF
7 8 (20.51%) JSP
8 6 (15.38%) CSS
8 6 (15.38%) HTML
8 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
9 5 (12.82%) Servlets
10 4 (10.26%) JPA
11 3 (7.69%) SOAP
11 3 (7.69%) REST
12 2 (5.13%) Web Services
12 2 (5.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.82%) N-Tier
3 4 (10.26%) Digital Media
4 3 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
5 1 (2.56%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) Windows
3 4 (10.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) SOA
1 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (25.64%) Scrum
3 10 (25.64%) Content Analysis
4 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 8 (20.51%) UML
5 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.26%) OO
6 4 (10.26%) TDD
7 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.69%) Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) Software Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) Web Development
8 2 (5.13%) Service Management
9 1 (2.56%) MVC
9 1 (2.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) Java
1 21 (53.85%) XPath
2 14 (35.90%) SQL
3 13 (33.33%) Python
4 9 (23.08%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) JPQL
6 1 (2.56%) HQL
6 1 (2.56%) Groovy
6 1 (2.56%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
2 9 (23.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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