The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank 89 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing XQuery 4 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.31% 0.91% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 2.38% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Average daily rate
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£270 £150 £80
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% +87.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.75 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+178.75% +14.28%
XQuery
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
515 505 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 39.77% 38.43% 39.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 329 225
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 44
Average hourly rate £47.00 £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £20.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £53.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

XQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

XQuery Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

XQuery
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

XQuery Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

XQuery
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Woking +21 4 £270 +68.75%
XQuery
South East

XQuery
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 14 (100.00%) XML
1 14 (100.00%) XSLT
1 14 (100.00%) Python
1 14 (100.00%) Publishing
2 13 (92.86%) QA
2 13 (92.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (92.86%) MarkLogic
2 13 (92.86%) JUnit
3 12 (85.71%) Internet
4 11 (78.57%) Content Analysis
4 11 (78.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (64.29%) Legal
6 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.14%) Semantic Web

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) JUnit
2 11 (78.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (100.00%) Publishing
2 9 (64.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) XML
1 14 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (92.86%) QA