Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 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 > London
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 618 599 609
Rank change year-on-year -19 +10 -27
Contract jobs citing XQuery 22 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.048% 0.019% 0.035%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.097% 0.041% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 7
London median daily rate £475 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.28% +1.25% -8.57%
10th Percentile £425 £319 £358
90th Percentile £633 £481 £463
England median daily rate £460 £410 £419
% change year-on-year +12.20% -2.09% -0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £57.75

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 22,658 19,748 19,606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 49.05% 47.16% 43.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,326 14,627 14,804
London median daily rate £513 £500 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +10.99% +0.11%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 148 87
London median hourly rate £41.41 £38.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.86% +40.91% +10.00%
10th Percentile £17.52 £16.91 £14.70
90th Percentile £62.00 £52.15 £54.25
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +10.67% +7.14%

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 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 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
Central London -33 5 £493 +20.12%
West London - 2 - -
XQuery
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 London region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 19 (86.36%) XML
2 16 (72.73%) XSLT
3 15 (68.18%) Java
4 14 (63.64%) XPath
5 13 (59.09%) Web Services
5 13 (59.09%) JSON
6 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (50.00%) XSD
8 9 (40.91%) SOAP
8 9 (40.91%) JUnit
8 9 (40.91%) WSDL
8 9 (40.91%) RESTful
8 9 (40.91%) REST
9 8 (36.36%) MarkLogic
9 8 (36.36%) Velocity
9 8 (36.36%) Spring
10 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
11 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
11 6 (27.27%) AOP
11 6 (27.27%) J2EE
12 5 (22.73%) Oracle
12 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
12 5 (22.73%) SQL
12 5 (22.73%) Apache Camel
12 5 (22.73%) Apache CXF
13 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
13 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
13 4 (18.18%) OOA/OOD

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 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.64%) Liferay
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) Mule
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
1 2 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (9.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MarkLogic
2 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (9.09%) Triplestore
5 1 (4.55%) DataStage
5 1 (4.55%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) JUnit
2 2 (9.09%) Ant
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (4.55%) Mockito
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) XML Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Designer
4 3 (13.64%) SOA Designer
4 3 (13.64%) SOA Solution Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) NoSQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Architect
6 1 (4.55%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) XML
2 16 (72.73%) XSLT
3 13 (59.09%) JSON
3 13 (59.09%) Web Services
4 11 (50.00%) XSD
5 9 (40.91%) REST
5 9 (40.91%) RESTful
5 9 (40.91%) SOAP
5 9 (40.91%) WSDL
6 8 (36.36%) Spring
6 8 (36.36%) Velocity
7 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 6 (27.27%) J2EE
8 5 (22.73%) Apache Camel
8 5 (22.73%) Apache CXF
9 4 (18.18%) Middleware
10 3 (13.64%) HTML5
10 3 (13.64%) jQuery
10 3 (13.64%) JSR 286
10 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.09%) Taxonomies
2 1 (4.55%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) AOP
3 4 (18.18%) Code Coverage
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) OO
3 4 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.64%) API Development
4 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
4 3 (13.64%) EAM
4 3 (13.64%) Microservices
4 3 (13.64%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) XPath
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.09%) Java 8
4 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 2 (9.09%) SPARQL
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) Splunk
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft