Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 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
England > London
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 625 589 587
Rank change year-on-year -36 -2 -25
Contract jobs citing XQuery 12 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.025% 0.061% 0.020%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.053% 0.14% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 5
London median daily rate £550 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% +21.43% -16.42%
10th Percentile £425 £384 £260
90th Percentile £638 £621 £540
England median daily rate £295 £400 £475
% change year-on-year -26.25% -15.79% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London 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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 22854 19812 20122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 48.40% 44.88% 43.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 17431 14763 15012
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £305
90th Percentile £675 £636 £638
England median daily rate £465 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +9.41% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 118 139
London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +36.00% -15.20%
10th Percentile £17.97 £16.09 £13.90
90th Percentile £54.00 £56.87 £50.43
England median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +19.00%

XQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for XQuery in London

XQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XQuery in London

XQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XQuery in London over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XQuery in London

XQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for XQuery in London

XQuery
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the London region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
North London - 2 - -
XQuery
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 London region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 8 (66.67%) XSLT
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 5 (41.67%) JMS
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) XPath
4 4 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) Grails
5 3 (25.00%) Scala
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (25.00%) Microservices
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Camel
5 3 (25.00%) Groovy
5 3 (25.00%) Maven
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) SOAP
6 2 (16.67%) Apache
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Workflow

XQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MarkLogic
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Xcode
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP PI Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) XSLT
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 5 (41.67%) JMS
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Camel
5 3 (25.00%) Grails
5 3 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) SAP PI
6 2 (16.67%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (8.33%) CSS
7 1 (8.33%) HTML
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) JSON
7 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
7 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Equities
1 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
1 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Microservices
1 3 (25.00%) SOA
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) System Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) XPath
3 3 (25.00%) Groovy
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Scala
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) EMIR
1 1 (8.33%) MiFID
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Calypso
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Murex