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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 579 570 580
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing XMPP 29 45 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.090% 0.093%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.31% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 26
Median daily rate £463 £413 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +12.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
14723 14677 13965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.27% 29.32% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10252 10292 9701
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 237 160
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £18.94 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.60 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
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 6 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XMPP within the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 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 -15 14 £476 +2.97% 4
Yorkshire - 6 £431 - 1
South East +12 3 £400 +19.40%
West Midlands - 3 £550 -
South West +8 2 £355 -9.55%
North West 0 1 - -
XMPP
UK

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 58 (81.69%) Cisco
2 35 (49.30%) Cisco CUCM
3 33 (46.48%) Unified Communications
4 23 (32.39%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (29.58%) Skype for Business
6 20 (28.17%) H.323
7 19 (26.76%) CCNA
8 18 (25.35%) Skype
9 16 (22.54%) Windows
10 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
10 14 (19.72%) Windows Server
11 13 (18.31%) Video Conferencing
11 13 (18.31%) WebEx
11 13 (18.31%) Active Directory
12 12 (16.90%) CCNP
12 12 (16.90%) SQL
12 12 (16.90%) LDAP
12 12 (16.90%) VoIP
13 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
13 11 (15.49%) Cisco UCCX
14 10 (14.08%) CCIE
15 9 (12.68%) PBX
16 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
16 8 (11.27%) ITIL
16 8 (11.27%) Migration
17 7 (9.86%) CCVP
17 7 (9.86%) LAN
17 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
18 6 (8.45%) Telepresence
18 6 (8.45%) Data Centre

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 21 (29.58%) Skype for Business
2 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.82%) JBoss
3 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.41%) ejabberd
4 1 (1.41%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.41%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 33 (46.48%) Unified Communications
2 20 (28.17%) H.323
3 18 (25.35%) Skype
4 13 (18.31%) WebEx
5 12 (16.90%) LDAP
5 12 (16.90%) VoIP
6 9 (12.68%) PBX
7 7 (9.86%) LAN
8 6 (8.45%) Telepresence
8 6 (8.45%) WAN
9 5 (7.04%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (7.04%) CTI
9 5 (7.04%) IP Telephony
9 5 (7.04%) VPN
9 5 (7.04%) Wireless
10 4 (5.63%) DHCP
10 4 (5.63%) HTTP
10 4 (5.63%) ISDN
10 4 (5.63%) MGCP
10 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Artifactory
1 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.41%) Gradle
1 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.41%) Maven
1 1 (1.41%) Selenium
1 1 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.04%) Banking
2 4 (5.63%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Billing
4 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 15 (21.13%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) Voice Engineer
4 9 (12.68%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Lync Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Network Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Messaging Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.04%) Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) Unified Communications Manager
9 4 (5.63%) Architect
9 4 (5.63%) Video Conferencing Project Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Cisco Architect
10 3 (4.23%) Cisco Consultant
10 3 (4.23%) Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Technical Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Technical Project Manager
10 3 (4.23%) Voice Network Engineer
11 2 (2.82%) Cisco Project Manager
11 2 (2.82%) Unified Communications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.82%) HTML
2 2 (2.82%) HTML5
3 1 (1.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (8.45%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.45%) IVR
3 2 (2.82%) PKI
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Handset
4 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.54%) Windows
2 14 (19.72%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.82%) Unix
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) Android
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.27%) ITIL
1 8 (11.27%) Migration
2 4 (5.63%) Change Management
2 4 (5.63%) E-Discovery
3 3 (4.23%) Programme Management
4 2 (2.82%) DevOps
4 2 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (2.82%) Incident Management
4 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (2.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
4 2 (2.82%) Project Management
4 2 (2.82%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (2.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.41%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (1.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (1.41%) Line Management
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile Development
5 1 (1.41%) Patch Management
5 1 (1.41%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) Java
3 1 (1.41%) C
3 1 (1.41%) Erlang
3 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.41%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 23 (32.39%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (26.76%) CCNA
3 12 (16.90%) CCNP
4 10 (14.08%) CCIE
5 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
6 7 (9.86%) CCVP
6 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.63%) CCNP Voice
8 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.82%) CCDA
9 2 (2.82%) CCDP
9 2 (2.82%) Degree
9 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.41%) CCSA
10 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 13 (18.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) Postfix
2 2 (2.82%) Sendmail
2 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) Docker
3 1 (1.41%) Firmware
3 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (49.30%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (15.49%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (7.04%) Cisco CME
3 5 (7.04%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (5.63%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (5.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (81.69%) Cisco
2 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.45%) Avaya
3 6 (8.45%) Mitel
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle
4 4 (5.63%) Polycom
5 3 (4.23%) Lotus
5 3 (4.23%) Red Box
6 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.82%) Citrix
6 2 (2.82%) CyberTech
6 2 (2.82%) Verint
6 2 (2.82%) VMware
7 1 (1.41%) Acme Packet
7 1 (1.41%) Coverity
7 1 (1.41%) FactSet
7 1 (1.41%) GENBAND
7 1 (1.41%) Meraki
7 1 (1.41%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (1.41%) Panasonic
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