Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 November 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
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 192 202
Rank change year-on-year -15 +10 -
Contract jobs citing XQuery 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.039% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.100% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
East of England median daily rate - £550 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +150.00% -
England median daily rate £300 £406 £475
% change year-on-year -26.15% -14.47% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £56.50

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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2002 1920 2222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.79% 39.40% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1111 1132 1287
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £288 £238 £250
90th Percentile £575 £536 £500
England median daily rate £462 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.71% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 138 168
East of England median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £15.89 £27.89 £20.70
90th Percentile £53.38 £52.88 £50.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +21.79%

XQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for XQuery in the East of England

XQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XQuery in the East of England

XQuery
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Essex - 1 - -
XQuery
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

XQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP PI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SAP PI
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP