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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 552 533 518
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -15
Contract jobs citing XMPP 38 35 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.073% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.26% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 4
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£400 £363 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £244 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £401 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £319 £319
% change year-on-year
+25.49% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
13240 13258 11672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.33% 27.53% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8921 8879 7543
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 171 339
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £17.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £53.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 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 29 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 +4 23 £413 +10.00% 3
Yorkshire -23 4 £400 +10.34%
East of England +6 3 £413 +68.36% 2
South East - 3 £350 -
West Midlands - 3 £275 -
East Midlands -1 2 - -
XMPP
UK

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 65 (81.25%) Cisco
2 31 (38.75%) Cisco CUCM
3 25 (31.25%) Unified Communications
4 21 (26.25%) Lync
5 19 (23.75%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (16.25%) Cisco UCCX
6 13 (16.25%) CCNA
7 11 (13.75%) LAN
7 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
7 11 (13.75%) WebEx
8 10 (12.50%) Finance
8 10 (12.50%) VMware
8 10 (12.50%) Firewall
8 10 (12.50%) Windows
8 10 (12.50%) CCNP
8 10 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (11.25%) Android
9 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
9 9 (11.25%) VoIP
9 9 (11.25%) ITIL
10 8 (10.00%) MS Office
10 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
10 8 (10.00%) WAN
10 8 (10.00%) H.323
10 8 (10.00%) Polycom
10 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
11 7 (8.75%) VLAN

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 21 (26.25%) Lync
2 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.75%) Node.js
5 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.25%) MindAlign
6 1 (1.25%) nginx
6 1 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Office
2 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.50%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Office 365
1 2 (2.50%) Yammer
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.25%) Unified Communications
2 11 (13.75%) LAN
2 11 (13.75%) WebEx
3 10 (12.50%) Firewall
3 10 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (11.25%) VoIP
5 8 (10.00%) WAN
5 8 (10.00%) H.323
5 8 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (8.75%) VLAN
6 7 (8.75%) Wireless
6 7 (8.75%) MPLS
7 6 (7.50%) VPN
7 6 (7.50%) Telepresence
8 5 (6.25%) WLAN
9 4 (5.00%) OSPF
9 4 (5.00%) SSL
9 4 (5.00%) DNS
9 4 (5.00%) MGCP
9 4 (5.00%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.75%) Grunt
2 3 (3.75%) Subversion
2 3 (3.75%) JIRA
3 2 (2.50%) Ant
3 2 (2.50%) JUnit
3 2 (2.50%) JMeter
3 2 (2.50%) Maven
3 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) NeoLoad
4 1 (1.25%) Selenium
4 1 (1.25%) WebLOAD
4 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.25%) Xcode
General
1 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (5.00%) Retail
4 3 (3.75%) Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Games
5 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Local Government
6 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.25%) French Language
6 1 (1.25%) Front Office
6 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 14 (17.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 9 (11.25%) Voice Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Developer
4 8 (10.00%) Communications Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 7 (8.75%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.50%) Design Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Network Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Unified Communications Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Audio Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Messaging Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) HTML
1 6 (7.50%) HTML5
2 5 (6.25%) Backbone.js
2 5 (6.25%) CSS3
2 5 (6.25%) CSS
3 3 (3.75%) WebRTC
3 3 (3.75%) Underscore.js
3 3 (3.75%) jQuery
3 3 (3.75%) Middleware
4 2 (2.50%) JMS
4 2 (2.50%) Web Services
4 2 (2.50%) .NET
4 2 (2.50%) SVG
4 2 (2.50%) Dojo
4 2 (2.50%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.50%) Ember.js
5 1 (1.25%) Android SDK
5 1 (1.25%) Ajax
5 1 (1.25%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.00%) User Experience
4 3 (3.75%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.75%) iPad
5 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.50%) IVR
5 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.50%) Wiki
5 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.25%) IPTV
6 1 (1.25%) SecurID
6 1 (1.25%) Social Network
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) iPhone
6 1 (1.25%) Online Games
6 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Windows
2 9 (11.25%) Android
3 6 (7.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.75%) Linux
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Phone 7
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.25%) ITIL
2 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (8.75%) Migration
4 6 (7.50%) Project Management
4 6 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (7.50%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (6.25%) Service Management
5 5 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (6.25%) MVC
5 5 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 4 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.75%) Mobile Development
7 3 (3.75%) Time Management
7 3 (3.75%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.75%) Web Design
8 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (6.25%) Java
3 4 (5.00%) C
3 4 (5.00%) SQL
4 3 (3.75%) PHP
5 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.25%) PHP5
6 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (23.75%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (16.25%) CCNA
3 10 (12.50%) CCNP
4 4 (5.00%) CCIE
4 4 (5.00%) CCVP
4 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.50%) Degree
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.25%) MCSE
6 1 (1.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.25%) XenApp
3 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (38.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (16.25%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (5.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 65 (81.25%) Cisco
2 10 (12.50%) VMware
3 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.00%) Polycom
5 7 (8.75%) Tandberg
6 5 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 5 (6.25%) Oracle
7 4 (5.00%) Avaya
7 4 (5.00%) Aruba
7 4 (5.00%) F5
7 4 (5.00%) Riverbed
8 3 (3.75%) BT
8 3 (3.75%) Juniper
9 2 (2.50%) Siemens
9 2 (2.50%) Sonus
10 1 (1.25%) Verint
10 1 (1.25%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.25%) Yahoo!
10 1 (1.25%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.25%) SonicWALL
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