Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 126 138
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 -36
Contract jobs citing XQuery 16 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.57% 0.30% 0.037%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 0.78% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 1
Surrey median daily rate £288 £305 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.74% +12.96% +35.00%
South East median daily rate £288 £320 £360
% change year-on-year -10.16% -11.11% +34.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1053 902 1117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 37.80% 38.80% 41.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 761 618 735
Surrey median daily rate £450 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.51% +5.63% +11.11%
10th Percentile £330 £306 £281
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 37 23
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -9.09%
10th Percentile £25.00 £20.90 £33.00
90th Percentile £50.03 £46.00 £51.74
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

XQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for XQuery in Surrey

XQuery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for XQuery in Surrey

XQuery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for XQuery in Surrey

XQuery
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XQuery within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Woking +12 13 £288 -10.16%
XQuery
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for XQuery.

1 16 (100.00%) JUnit
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) XSLT
1 16 (100.00%) Python
1 16 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 16 (100.00%) Publishing
1 16 (100.00%) QA
1 16 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 16 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (100.00%) MarkLogic
1 16 (100.00%) Content Analysis
2 15 (93.75%) Internet
3 7 (43.75%) Legal
4 5 (31.25%) Content Development
5 2 (12.50%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow

XQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) JUnit
1 16 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (100.00%) Publishing
2 7 (43.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) QA Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) UAT Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Python Developer
2 3 (18.75%) XML Developer
2 3 (18.75%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) XML
1 16 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Content Analysis
1 16 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 16 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Content Development
3 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) QA