The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 546 538 521
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Contract jobs citing XMPP 33 28 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.057% 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.21% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 0
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£388 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £319 -
% change year-on-year
+9.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 - -
XMPP
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13838 13618 11678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.36% 27.49% 27.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9108 9052 7466
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 198 345
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £18.30 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XMPP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XMPP Jobs Demand Trend in England

XMPP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

XMPP Daily Rate Trend in England

XMPP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XMPP across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

XMPP Daily Rate Histogram in England

XMPP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

XMPP Hourly Rate Trend in England

XMPP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XMPP within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 17 £425 +13.33% 5
West Midlands - 5 £262 -
South East -10 3 £350 - 1
Yorkshire -15 3 £400 +10.34%
East of England +5 2 £375 +53.06% 3
East Midlands - 2 - -
XMPP
UK

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XMPP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XMPP.

1 75 (83.33%) Cisco
2 29 (32.22%) Cisco CUCM
3 24 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (26.67%) Lync
4 23 (25.56%) Unified Communications
5 21 (23.33%) CCNA
6 19 (21.11%) Video Conferencing
6 19 (21.11%) WebEx
7 15 (16.67%) Polycom
8 13 (14.44%) Tandberg
8 13 (14.44%) H.323
9 12 (13.33%) SC Cleared
9 12 (13.33%) Security Cleared
10 11 (12.22%) LAN
11 10 (11.11%) Avaya
11 10 (11.11%) Finance
12 9 (10.00%) Firewall
12 9 (10.00%) SLA
12 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (8.89%) WAN
13 8 (8.89%) CCNP
13 8 (8.89%) ITIL
13 8 (8.89%) JavaScript
13 8 (8.89%) MS Office
13 8 (8.89%) Windows
13 8 (8.89%) VMware
14 7 (7.78%) VoIP
14 7 (7.78%) Android

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XMPP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XMPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (26.67%) Lync
2 4 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.33%) Node.js
4 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.11%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MS Office
2 4 (4.44%) AutoCAD
3 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.56%) Unified Communications
2 19 (21.11%) WebEx
3 13 (14.44%) H.323
4 11 (12.22%) LAN
5 9 (10.00%) Firewall
5 9 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (8.89%) WAN
7 7 (7.78%) VoIP
8 6 (6.67%) VLAN
8 6 (6.67%) MPLS
9 5 (5.56%) Wireless
9 5 (5.56%) VPN
9 5 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (4.44%) Wireshark
10 4 (4.44%) WLAN
10 4 (4.44%) SSL
10 4 (4.44%) OSPF
10 4 (4.44%) MGCP
10 4 (4.44%) RTP
11 3 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.33%) JIRA
2 3 (3.33%) Subversion
2 3 (3.33%) Grunt
3 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.22%) Maven
3 2 (2.22%) Ant
3 2 (2.22%) JUnit
3 2 (2.22%) JMeter
4 1 (1.11%) Xcode
4 1 (1.11%) Selenium
4 1 (1.11%) WebLOAD
4 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.11%) NeoLoad
General
1 10 (11.11%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.33%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Games
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) French Language
5 1 (1.11%) Local Government
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 12 (13.33%) Voice Engineer
2 12 (13.33%) Communications Engineer
3 11 (12.22%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Developer
4 9 (10.00%) Audio Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Design Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.67%) Cisco Support
7 5 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Messaging Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Consultant
9 3 (3.33%) Voice Support Engineer
10 2 (2.22%) Voice Network Engineer
10 2 (2.22%) Telephony Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) HTML5
1 6 (6.67%) HTML
2 5 (5.56%) CSS
2 5 (5.56%) CSS3
2 5 (5.56%) Backbone.js
3 3 (3.33%) Middleware
3 3 (3.33%) jQuery
3 3 (3.33%) WebRTC
3 3 (3.33%) Underscore.js
4 2 (2.22%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (2.22%) Ember.js
4 2 (2.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.22%) JSON
4 2 (2.22%) Dojo
4 2 (2.22%) .NET
4 2 (2.22%) Web Services
4 2 (2.22%) XML
4 2 (2.22%) JMS
4 2 (2.22%) SVG
5 1 (1.11%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (5.56%) Wiki
3 4 (4.44%) User Experience
3 4 (4.44%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.22%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.22%) IVR
6 1 (1.11%) Clustering
6 1 (1.11%) Social Network
6 1 (1.11%) Online Games
6 1 (1.11%) IPTV
6 1 (1.11%) SecurID
6 1 (1.11%) Social Media
6 1 (1.11%) iPad
6 1 (1.11%) iPhone
6 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Windows
2 7 (7.78%) Android
2 7 (7.78%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (1.11%) Linux
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (8.89%) ITIL
2 6 (6.67%) Time Management
2 6 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (5.56%) MVC
3 5 (5.56%) Risk Management
3 5 (5.56%) Project Management
3 5 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 5 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (4.44%) Test Scripting
4 4 (4.44%) Service Management
4 4 (4.44%) Migration
5 3 (3.33%) Web Design
5 3 (3.33%) Mobile Development
5 3 (3.33%) iOS Development
6 2 (2.22%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (2.22%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.56%) Java
3 4 (4.44%) C
4 3 (3.33%) PHP
5 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.22%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.11%) SQL
6 1 (1.11%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 24 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (23.33%) CCNA
3 12 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.89%) CCNP
5 2 (2.22%) Degree
5 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.22%) CCVP
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.11%) CCIE
6 1 (1.11%) MCSE
6 1 (1.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.11%) vSphere
3 1 (1.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (32.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (7.78%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (5.56%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (4.44%) OPNET
Vendors
1 75 (83.33%) Cisco
2 15 (16.67%) Polycom
3 13 (14.44%) Tandberg
4 10 (11.11%) Avaya
5 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (8.89%) VMware
7 5 (5.56%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.44%) F5
8 4 (4.44%) Riverbed
8 4 (4.44%) Aruba
9 3 (3.33%) BT
9 3 (3.33%) Juniper
9 3 (3.33%) Oracle
10 2 (2.22%) Sonus
10 2 (2.22%) Siemens
11 1 (1.11%) Symantec
11 1 (1.11%) Reuters
11 1 (1.11%) Citrix
11 1 (1.11%) IBM
11 1 (1.11%) WatchGuard
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