Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 June 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 371 353 389
Rank change year-on-year -18 +36 -46
Contract jobs citing XQuery 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.060% 0.026% 0.006%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.075% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
South East median daily rate £388 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.92% +11.25% +31.15%
10th Percentile £276 £300 £375
90th Percentile £490 £600 £425
England median daily rate £450 £400 £445
% change year-on-year +12.50% -10.11% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East 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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,388 5,303 6,195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.51% 34.23% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,857 3,230 3,973
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +8.97%
10th Percentile £306 £288 £275
90th Percentile £561 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 164 238
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.58% +6.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £18.78 £16.33 £13.00
90th Percentile £53.63 £62.26 £53.75
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +7.79% +10.00%

XQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for XQuery in the South East

XQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XQuery in the South East

XQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XQuery in the South East over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XQuery in the South East

XQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XQuery in the South East

XQuery
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 June 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
Surrey -28 4 £294 +10.85%
Hampshire - 4 £390 -
Berkshire -8 2 £450 -28.00% 1
Thames Valley -12 2 £450 -28.00% 1
XQuery
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 South East region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 10 (100.00%) XSLT
2 7 (70.00%) JUnit
2 7 (70.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (40.00%) MarkLogic
6 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (30.00%) Coaching
6 3 (30.00%) Content Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (30.00%) REST
6 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Publishing
6 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) JSF
6 3 (30.00%) QA
6 3 (30.00%) GWT
6 3 (30.00%) JSP
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) JMS

XQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MarkLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) JUnit
2 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) NUnit
3 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SOA Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UX Developer
4 1 (10.00%) XML Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) XML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XSLT
2 7 (70.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) GWT
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (30.00%) JMS
4 3 (30.00%) JSF
4 3 (30.00%) JSP
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Java EE
5 2 (20.00%) JSON
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (20.00%) XSD
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) JAXB
6 1 (10.00%) WSDL
6 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Life Science
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (30.00%) Coaching
2 3 (30.00%) Content Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (30.00%) SOA
2 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Content Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle