The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank - 131 138
Contract jobs citing XMPP 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.11% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.42% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £413 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +68.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £400 £319
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +25.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
XMPP
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
637 722 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 25.75% 26.09% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 396 477
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 32
Median hourly rate £31.00 £40.30 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £35.00 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £46.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England

XMPP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

XMPP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

XMPP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XMPP across the East of England region.

XMPP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

XMPP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for XMPP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Tcl
3 1 (33.33%) H.323
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) MGW
3 1 (33.33%) GENBAND
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) H.323
1 1 (33.33%) MGW
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) GENBAND
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle