Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 17 October 2018 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 144 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +145
Contract jobs citing XQuery 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.073% 0.065% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
East Midlands median daily rate £475 - -
England median daily rate £606 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +56.45% -8.82% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,124 1,182 1,178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 40.95% 38.39% 36.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 757 771 773
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £298 £275 £263
90th Percentile £528 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 30 21
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +12.50% +128.57%
10th Percentile £16.33 £17.98 £14.13
90th Percentile £48.63 £63.00 £76.75
England median hourly rate £42.27 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.66% +6.67% +2.74%

XQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing XQuery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for XQuery in the East Midlands

XQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XQuery in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for XQuery in the East Midlands

XQuery
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +12 2 £475 -
XQuery
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) EAI
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Boomi
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) iPaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving

XQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Boomi
2 1 (50.00%) iPaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) EAI
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat