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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 515 524 503
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Contract jobs citing XMPP 41 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.048% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.18% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 1
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£400 £346 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.52% +23.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £280
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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
12810 12466 10858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.20% 27.34% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8464 7964 6952
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 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 234 277
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +10 24 £419 +20.93% 6
South East -14 9 £350 -17.64%
South West - 2 £375 -
East of England - - - - 3
Midlands - - - -
XMPP
UK

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 76 (86.36%) Cisco
2 30 (34.09%) Lync
3 22 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 22 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 20 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (21.59%) Video Conferencing
6 18 (20.45%) CCNA
7 13 (14.77%) Windows
7 13 (14.77%) Polycom
7 13 (14.77%) Tandberg
8 12 (13.64%) SC Cleared
8 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
9 11 (12.50%) H.323
9 11 (12.50%) Finance
10 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
10 10 (11.36%) Reuters
10 10 (11.36%) Eikon
11 9 (10.23%) Avaya
12 8 (9.09%) MS Office
12 8 (9.09%) Windows 7
13 7 (7.95%) SLA
13 7 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
14 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
14 6 (6.82%) LAN
14 6 (6.82%) WAN
14 6 (6.82%) Cisco IPT
14 6 (6.82%) Cisco UCCX
15 5 (5.68%) CSS3
15 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 30 (34.09%) Lync
2 3 (3.41%) Node.js
3 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.14%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Office
2 4 (4.55%) AutoCAD
3 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Office 365
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 11 (12.50%) H.323
3 6 (6.82%) LAN
3 6 (6.82%) WAN
3 6 (6.82%) Cisco IPT
4 5 (5.68%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (5.68%) VoIP
4 5 (5.68%) IP Telephony
5 4 (4.55%) Firewall
5 4 (4.55%) MGCP
6 3 (3.41%) LDAP
6 3 (3.41%) IPv6
6 3 (3.41%) MPLS
6 3 (3.41%) OSPF
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco ICM
7 2 (2.27%) Wireless
7 2 (2.27%) BGP
7 2 (2.27%) EIGRP
7 2 (2.27%) 3G
7 2 (2.27%) RTP
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.41%) Grunt
2 3 (3.41%) JIRA
2 3 (3.41%) Subversion
3 2 (2.27%) Maven
3 2 (2.27%) JMeter
3 2 (2.27%) Ant
3 2 (2.27%) JUnit
3 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.14%) NeoLoad
4 1 (1.14%) Selenium
4 1 (1.14%) WebLOAD
General
1 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.68%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Legal
4 2 (2.27%) Games
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Law
5 1 (1.14%) Local Government
5 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.14%) Billing
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (34.09%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (12.50%) Messaging Engineer
3 10 (11.36%) Communications Engineer
3 10 (11.36%) Voice Engineer
3 10 (11.36%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 9 (10.23%) Audio Engineer
5 8 (9.09%) Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Cisco IPT Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Design Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Cisco Support
7 3 (3.41%) Voice Support Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) iOS Developer
8 2 (2.27%) Cisco Specialist
8 2 (2.27%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.27%) Architect
8 2 (2.27%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.27%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) CSS3
1 5 (5.68%) Backbone.js
1 5 (5.68%) HTML5
1 5 (5.68%) HTML
1 5 (5.68%) CSS
2 3 (3.41%) WebRTC
2 3 (3.41%) Underscore.js
2 3 (3.41%) Middleware
3 2 (2.27%) XML
3 2 (2.27%) .NET
3 2 (2.27%) SVG
3 2 (2.27%) JMS
3 2 (2.27%) JSON
3 2 (2.27%) Dojo
3 2 (2.27%) jQuery
3 2 (2.27%) Ember.js
3 2 (2.27%) HTML5 Canvas
3 2 (2.27%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.14%) Web Services
4 1 (1.14%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.68%) Wiki
3 4 (4.55%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.41%) User Experience
5 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.27%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.14%) Online Games
6 1 (1.14%) Social Network
6 1 (1.14%) iPhone
6 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.14%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.77%) Windows
2 8 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.27%) Android
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Phone 7
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (5.68%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (5.68%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (5.68%) Time Management
2 5 (5.68%) MVC
2 5 (5.68%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (4.55%) Risk Management
3 4 (4.55%) Migration
3 4 (4.55%) ITIL
3 4 (4.55%) Test Scripting
3 4 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (3.41%) iOS Development
4 3 (3.41%) TDD
4 3 (3.41%) Web Design
5 2 (2.27%) Web Analytics
5 2 (2.27%) Scrum
5 2 (2.27%) SEO
5 2 (2.27%) Benchmarking
5 2 (2.27%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.27%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.68%) C
3 4 (4.55%) Java
4 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
4 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (20.45%) CCNA
3 12 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.55%) CCNP
5 3 (3.41%) Degree
6 2 (2.27%) CCVP
6 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.14%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (6.82%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (3.41%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (2.27%) SCCM
5 1 (1.14%) SCOM
5 1 (1.14%) OPNET
Vendors
1 76 (86.36%) Cisco
2 13 (14.77%) Polycom
2 13 (14.77%) Tandberg
3 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.36%) Reuters
4 9 (10.23%) Avaya
5 2 (2.27%) IBM
5 2 (2.27%) Juniper
5 2 (2.27%) Siemens
5 2 (2.27%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.14%) Verint
6 1 (1.14%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.14%) F5
6 1 (1.14%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.14%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.14%) Draytek
6 1 (1.14%) NETGEAR
6 1 (1.14%) Terracotta
6 1 (1.14%) Aruba
6 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds
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