The table below looks at the statistics for XQuery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XQuery
England / Yorkshire
Rank - - 128
Contract jobs citing XQuery 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.039%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £475 £415
% change year-on-year
-32.63% +14.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £53.38 -

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

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
937 1165 891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.46% 40.45% 34.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 752 592
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 11
Median hourly rate £20.97 £32.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.47% -14.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.55 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £41.00 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%

XQuery
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing XQuery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

XQuery Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

XQuery
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

XQuery Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

XQuery
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
1 3 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Robot Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

XQuery
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 3 (100.00%) Robot Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft