Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for XQuery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XQuery over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

XQuery
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 31 32
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1 -
Contract jobs citing XQuery 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.33% 0.47% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.58% 0.79% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Cheltenham median daily rate - £425 -
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

XQuery is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 66 127 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 44.00% 59.35% 41.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 66 58
Cheltenham median daily rate £500 £378 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.45% +4.14% -19.22%
10th Percentile £313 £299 £251
90th Percentile £663 £487 £481
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 6
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £41.70 £33.00 £41.25
90th Percentile £60.00 £56.50 £44.25
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.67% -11.76% +6.25%

XQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing XQuery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for XQuery in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSL
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) XForms
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) XPath
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (100.00%) CA Agile Central

XQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XForms
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CA Agile Central