The first table below looks at the demand for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wales region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XQuery
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing XQuery 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.26% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -54.54%
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
290 155 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 37.71% 28.86% 35.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 111 122
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 9
Average hourly rate £27.63 £40.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.93% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.38 £23.45 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £49.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

XQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

XQuery Daily Rate Trend in Wales

XQuery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (100.00%) JBehave
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Hudson
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Ivy
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Test Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) HP