Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 592 642 584
Rank change year-on-year +50 -58 +32
Contract jobs citing XQuery 37 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.079% 0.025% 0.061%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.052% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 7 14
London median daily rate £650 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +29.41% +21.43%
10th Percentile £508 £425 £384
90th Percentile £700 £638 £621
England median daily rate £600 £295 £400
% change year-on-year +103.39% -26.25% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London 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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 23,605 23,019 19,817
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 50.48% 48.42% 44.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,991 17,569 14,767
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £636
England median daily rate £475 £468 £425
% change year-on-year +1.60% +10.00% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 145 118
London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +36.00%
10th Percentile £18.70 £17.97 £16.09
90th Percentile £55.46 £54.00 £56.87
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 - 9 £675 -
West London - 1 £700 - 2
XQuery
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 34 (91.89%) Java
2 32 (86.49%) XPath
3 30 (81.08%) NoSQL
4 29 (78.38%) MarkLogic
5 27 (72.97%) SQL
6 26 (70.27%) Jaspersoft
7 25 (67.57%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (64.86%) SAP
8 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (40.54%) Technical Leadership
10 14 (37.84%) XML
11 12 (32.43%) User Experience
11 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
12 11 (29.73%) CTC Cleared
12 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
13 9 (24.32%) HTML
13 9 (24.32%) CSS
14 7 (18.92%) SOA
15 5 (13.51%) XHTML
15 5 (13.51%) REST
16 4 (10.81%) XSLT
16 4 (10.81%) Web Services
16 4 (10.81%) Ajax
17 3 (8.11%) Local Government
17 3 (8.11%) Content Management
17 3 (8.11%) Spring
17 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
17 3 (8.11%) XSL
17 3 (8.11%) Windows
17 3 (8.11%) Linux

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 2 (5.41%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (81.08%) NoSQL
2 29 (78.38%) MarkLogic
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (5.41%) Triplestore
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JUnit
1 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Grunt
2 1 (2.70%) Mockito
2 1 (2.70%) MSTest
2 1 (2.70%) NUnit
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (8.11%) Local Government
2 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) Architect
3 16 (43.24%) Technical Architect
4 13 (35.14%) Digital Architect
4 13 (35.14%) Digital Technical Architect
5 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.81%) XML Developer
8 3 (8.11%) NoSQL Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Designer
9 2 (5.41%) NoSQL Architect
9 2 (5.41%) SOA Designer
9 2 (5.41%) SOA Solution Designer
9 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Solutions Designer
10 1 (2.70%) Data Engineer
10 1 (2.70%) Digital Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Java Engineer
10 1 (2.70%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) XML
2 9 (24.32%) CSS
2 9 (24.32%) HTML
3 5 (13.51%) REST
3 5 (13.51%) XHTML
4 4 (10.81%) Ajax
4 4 (10.81%) Web Services
4 4 (10.81%) XSLT
5 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.11%) CSS3
5 3 (8.11%) HTML5
5 3 (8.11%) JSON
5 3 (8.11%) Node.js
5 3 (8.11%) Spring
5 3 (8.11%) XSL
6 2 (5.41%) jQuery
6 2 (5.41%) Middleware
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (5.41%) WSDL
6 2 (5.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) User Experience
2 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (40.54%) Technical Leadership
4 7 (18.92%) SOA
5 3 (8.11%) API Development
5 3 (8.11%) Content Management
5 3 (8.11%) ETL
5 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.41%) Coaching
6 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
6 2 (5.41%) Immutable Infrastructure
6 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) MVC
6 2 (5.41%) RDF
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum
6 2 (5.41%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) Java
2 32 (86.49%) XPath
3 27 (72.97%) SQL
4 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) SPARQL
6 2 (5.41%) C#
6 2 (5.41%) Java 8
7 1 (2.70%) CFML
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) Jaspersoft
2 24 (64.86%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft