The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
XQuery
Rank 590 545 505
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -40
Contract jobs citing XQuery 40 63 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.30% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 53 63
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£500 £325 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £160 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £200 £425
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -52.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £56.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.50 - £17.50

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22660 21091 20704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.24% 37.30% 38.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15232 13369 13034
Average daily rate £400 £388 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -2.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 532 422 577
Average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.25 £15.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £64.20 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XQuery
Daily Rate Trend

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

XQuery Daily Rate Trend in the UK

XQuery
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XQuery within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

XQuery Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

XQuery
Hourly Rate Trend

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

XQuery Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

XQuery
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 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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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
England -25 40 £500 +63.26% 13
North West -13 17 £550 - 3
Cumbria - 14 £550 - 2
South West - 9 £475 - 1
Wiltshire - 8 £475 -
Swindon - 8 £475 -
East of England - 5 £220 - 1
London -35 4 £500 +25.00% 5
South East -40 3 £450 +125.00% 3
Cambridgeshire - 3 £220 -
Essex - 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 - -
Merseyside - 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 £220 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 - -
Brighton - 2 - -
Brentwood - 2 - -
Hampshire +6 1 £450 +44.00%
City of London +5 1 £500 +29.87% 2
Cambridge - 1 £350 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £325 -
Nottingham - 1 £325 -
East Midlands - 1 £325 -

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 74 (84.09%) XML
2 55 (62.50%) XSLT
3 52 (59.09%) Java
4 46 (52.27%) Oracle
4 46 (52.27%) SOA
5 40 (45.45%) SQL
6 35 (39.77%) XPath
7 31 (35.23%) SOAP
8 28 (31.82%) REST
8 28 (31.82%) Oracle Database
9 26 (29.55%) Middleware
10 23 (26.14%) Linux
11 21 (23.86%) WebLogic
11 21 (23.86%) Oracle Service Bus
12 19 (21.59%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (21.59%) Oracle Fusion
13 18 (20.45%) Web Services
13 18 (20.45%) JavaScript
14 17 (19.32%) JSON
15 16 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (18.18%) J2EE
15 16 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (18.18%) Internet
15 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (17.05%) JMS
16 15 (17.05%) CSS
16 15 (17.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 14 (15.91%) SC Cleared
17 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
17 14 (15.91%) HTML

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 21 (23.86%) WebLogic
1 21 (23.86%) Oracle Service Bus
2 15 (17.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (10.23%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (7.95%) Apache
4 7 (7.95%) Liferay
5 4 (4.55%) Apache Solr
5 4 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (4.55%) Apache Spark
5 4 (4.55%) AquaLogic
6 3 (3.41%) JBoss
7 2 (2.27%) LiveLink
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (2.27%) Mule
7 2 (2.27%) Mule ESB
8 1 (1.14%) JCAPS
8 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (1.14%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (6.82%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (3.41%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.18%) Internet
2 12 (13.64%) HTTP
3 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.82%) Oracle Database
2 13 (14.77%) MarkLogic
3 9 (10.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (10.23%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (4.55%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.55%) Big Data
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.27%) DB2
8 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.14%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) JUnit
1 10 (11.36%) Maven
1 10 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (10.23%) JDeveloper
2 9 (10.23%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (9.09%) Ant
4 5 (5.68%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.55%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.27%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.14%) Hudson
7 1 (1.14%) JMeter
7 1 (1.14%) Subversion
7 1 (1.14%) JIRA
7 1 (1.14%) Selenium
General
1 10 (11.36%) Publishing
2 9 (10.23%) Finance
3 8 (9.09%) Legal
4 3 (3.41%) Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Local Government
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (62.50%) Developer
2 11 (12.50%) Analyst
2 11 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (11.36%) Web Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Java Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Support Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) SOA Developer
6 5 (5.68%) OBIEE Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Consultant
6 5 (5.68%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Technical Leader
6 5 (5.68%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Data Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) XML Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (84.09%) XML
2 55 (62.50%) XSLT
3 31 (35.23%) SOAP
4 28 (31.82%) REST
5 26 (29.55%) Middleware
6 19 (21.59%) Oracle Fusion
7 18 (20.45%) Web Services
8 17 (19.32%) JSON
9 16 (18.18%) J2EE
10 15 (17.05%) CSS
10 15 (17.05%) JMS
11 14 (15.91%) HTML
12 13 (14.77%) Spring
12 13 (14.77%) Ajax
13 10 (11.36%) XML Schema
13 10 (11.36%) JSP
14 8 (9.09%) .NET
14 8 (9.09%) Oracle ADF
14 8 (9.09%) JSF
15 7 (7.95%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.27%) PKI
2 2 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.14%) Linux
2 14 (15.91%) Windows
3 7 (7.95%) UNIX
4 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.14%) Solaris
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (52.27%) SOA
2 16 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (11.36%) BPEL
3 10 (11.36%) Workflow
3 10 (11.36%) Scrum
4 9 (10.23%) Migration
4 9 (10.23%) UML
4 9 (10.23%) ERP
4 9 (10.23%) Content Analysis
5 7 (7.95%) Web Development
5 7 (7.95%) Unit Testing
5 7 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (5.68%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (4.55%) Software Architecture
7 4 (4.55%) CRM
7 4 (4.55%) Validation
8 3 (3.41%) Process Management
8 3 (3.41%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 52 (59.09%) Java
2 40 (45.45%) SQL
3 35 (39.77%) XPath
4 18 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.77%) Shell Script
6 10 (11.36%) PL/SQL
6 10 (11.36%) Python
7 8 (9.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 4 (4.55%) C#
8 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.14%) Scala
10 1 (1.14%) AspectJ
10 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) SC Cleared
1 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (1.14%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.41%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (9.09%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 46 (52.27%) Oracle
2 9 (10.23%) SAP
2 9 (10.23%) Informatica
3 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.82%) Siebel
4 5 (5.68%) BEA
5 2 (2.27%) IBM
5 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.27%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.14%) Capita
6 1 (1.14%) i2
6 1 (1.14%) ILOG
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