The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for XQuery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XQuery over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
XQuery
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing XQuery 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford - - 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £470 £350
% change year-on-year -41.48% +34.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.75 -

XQuery is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 154 102 142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 55.00% 43.04% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 85 115
Median daily rate £405 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.70% +11.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Median hourly rate £54.50 £11.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +395.45% -50.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

XQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing XQuery as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for XQuery in Oxford

XQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XQuery in Oxford