The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 600 574 543
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -31
Contract jobs citing XMPP 21 38 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.077% 0.073%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 20
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £363 £319
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +13.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
13900 13451 13188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.18% 27.29% 27.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9960 8981 8882
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 179 160
Median hourly rate £31.90 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.72 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XMPP within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -21 9 £425 - 5
South East -8 4 - - 1
North West - 4 £388 -
East Midlands +10 2 £363 -
South West - 1 - -
XMPP
UK

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for XMPP.

1 32 (71.11%) Cisco
2 20 (44.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 18 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (31.11%) Cisco UCCX
5 13 (28.89%) Unified Communications
6 11 (24.44%) Java
7 10 (22.22%) CCNP
8 8 (17.78%) IP Telephony
8 8 (17.78%) CCNA
8 8 (17.78%) Oracle
8 8 (17.78%) HTML
8 8 (17.78%) Skype for Business
8 8 (17.78%) Telepresence
9 7 (15.56%) JBoss
9 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
10 6 (13.33%) Wireless
10 6 (13.33%) VoIP
11 5 (11.11%) Skype
11 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
11 5 (11.11%) CCNP Voice
11 5 (11.11%) HTML5
11 5 (11.11%) Firewall
11 5 (11.11%) H.323
11 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
11 5 (11.11%) WAN
11 5 (11.11%) Windows
11 5 (11.11%) LDAP
11 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
11 5 (11.11%) Finance
11 5 (11.11%) Migration

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.78%) Skype for Business
2 7 (15.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.22%) ejabberd
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) Unified Communications
2 8 (17.78%) IP Telephony
2 8 (17.78%) Telepresence
3 6 (13.33%) VoIP
3 6 (13.33%) Wireless
4 5 (11.11%) Firewall
4 5 (11.11%) H.323
4 5 (11.11%) LDAP
4 5 (11.11%) Skype
4 5 (11.11%) WAN
5 4 (8.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (8.89%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (8.89%) ISDN
5 4 (8.89%) MGCP
5 4 (8.89%) MPLS
5 4 (8.89%) SCCP
5 4 (8.89%) VPN
5 4 (8.89%) WebEx
6 3 (6.67%) EIGRP
6 3 (6.67%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Xcode
General
1 5 (11.11%) Banking
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
1 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Back Office
2 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Consultant
6 6 (13.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Android Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Cisco Support
8 2 (4.44%) Data Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) HTML Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Voice Consultant
9 1 (2.22%) Juniper Consultant
9 1 (2.22%) Transformation Project Manager
9 1 (2.22%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) HTML
2 5 (11.11%) HTML5
3 2 (4.44%) REST
3 2 (4.44%) RESTful
4 1 (2.22%) Browserify
4 1 (2.22%) CSS
4 1 (2.22%) Sass
4 1 (2.22%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (8.89%) Handset
3 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.44%) IVR
4 2 (4.44%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) Online Games
5 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
1 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 4 (8.89%) Android
3 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.11%) Migration
2 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (6.67%) Android Development
2 3 (6.67%) Project Management
2 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (4.44%) Coaching
3 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
3 2 (4.44%) ITIL
3 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
3 2 (4.44%) Presales
3 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
3 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.44%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.22%) Network Design
4 1 (2.22%) OO
4 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.22%) Scrum
4 1 (2.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) Java
2 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.89%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) C
4 2 (4.44%) Tcl
5 1 (2.22%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.22%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.22%) Erlang
5 1 (2.22%) ES6
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (22.22%) CCNP
3 8 (17.78%) CCNA
4 5 (11.11%) CCNP Voice
4 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) CCIE
5 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) CCDP
6 1 (2.22%) CCENT
6 1 (2.22%) CCVP
6 1 (2.22%) Degree
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
3 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (44.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (31.11%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 32 (71.11%) Cisco
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle
3 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.89%) Avaya
5 3 (6.67%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.67%) Riverbed
5 3 (6.67%) Siemens
6 2 (4.44%) Aerohive Networks
6 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) Juniper
6 2 (4.44%) Polycom
6 2 (4.44%) VMware
7 1 (2.22%) Apple
7 1 (2.22%) GENBAND
7 1 (2.22%) Mitel
7 1 (2.22%) WorldPay
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