The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank - 117 -
Contract jobs citing XMPP 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.16% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - -
XMPP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
465 489 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.75% 19.02% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 317 256
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 4
Median hourly rate £16.06 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.48% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £25.00 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.00 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing XMPP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XMPP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

XMPP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XMPP across the Berkshire region.

XMPP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing XMPP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for XMPP.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) VoWiFi
2 1 (50.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) WebRTC
2 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (50.00%) WebEx
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) PSTN
2 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) H.323
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) PSTN
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) WebRTC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCENT
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) VMware