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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 585 604 584
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Contract jobs citing XMPP 37 38 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.072% 0.060%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.25% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 18
Median daily rate £403 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £248 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £275 £393
% change year-on-year
+22.72% -29.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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
15430 15199 14127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.08% 28.77% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10754 10591 9327
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 269 158
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £17.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
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 28 September 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 28 September 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 15 £451 -5.00% 1
South East +19 6 £160 -46.66% 2
West Midlands -16 6 - - 1
South West - 5 £355 -
East of England +1 4 £320 +28.00%
North West +13 1 - -
XMPP
UK

XMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 54 (79.41%) Cisco
2 39 (57.35%) Unified Communications
3 32 (47.06%) Skype for Business
4 28 (41.18%) H.323
5 27 (39.71%) Windows
6 26 (38.24%) Cisco CUCM
7 24 (35.29%) Windows Server
8 23 (33.82%) Skype
9 21 (30.88%) SQL Server
9 21 (30.88%) Active Directory
10 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
10 20 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (27.94%) SQL
11 19 (27.94%) LDAP
12 14 (20.59%) PBX
12 14 (20.59%) VoIP
12 14 (20.59%) CCNA
13 12 (17.65%) Avaya
14 11 (16.18%) IVR
15 10 (14.71%) Migration
15 10 (14.71%) CTI
16 9 (13.24%) Video Conferencing
17 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
17 8 (11.76%) Banking
17 8 (11.76%) DNS
17 8 (11.76%) CCNP
17 8 (11.76%) ITIL
17 8 (11.76%) Cisco UCCX
18 7 (10.29%) CCIE
18 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared

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 32 (47.06%) Skype for Business
2 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.88%) JBoss
3 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.94%) ejabberd
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Office 365
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.41%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 39 (57.35%) Unified Communications
2 28 (41.18%) H.323
3 23 (33.82%) Skype
4 19 (27.94%) LDAP
5 14 (20.59%) PBX
5 14 (20.59%) VoIP
6 10 (14.71%) CTI
7 8 (11.76%) DNS
8 6 (8.82%) DHCP
8 6 (8.82%) WebEx
9 5 (7.35%) Telepresence
10 4 (5.88%) HTTP
10 4 (5.88%) IP Telephony
10 4 (5.88%) ISDN
10 4 (5.88%) MGCP
10 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
11 3 (4.41%) Internet
11 3 (4.41%) LAN
11 3 (4.41%) RTP
11 3 (4.41%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (11.76%) Banking
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Law
4 2 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Billing
5 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 12 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Consultant
4 8 (11.76%) Lync Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Messaging Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Voice Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Network Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Unified Communications Consultant
7 4 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Messaging Specialist
9 2 (2.94%) Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Cisco Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Cisco Consultant
9 2 (2.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Exchange Specialist
9 2 (2.94%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Voice Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) HTML
2 3 (4.41%) HTML5
3 2 (2.94%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) IVR
2 9 (13.24%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) Handset
5 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) Windows
2 24 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.71%) Migration
2 8 (11.76%) ITIL
3 4 (5.88%) E-Discovery
3 4 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (2.94%) Case Management
4 2 (2.94%) Change Management
4 2 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (2.94%) Line Management
4 2 (2.94%) Patch Management
4 2 (2.94%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.47%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.47%) Integration Testing
5 1 (1.47%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (1.47%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.47%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.47%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.47%) Time Management
5 1 (1.47%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.94%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) Java
3 2 (2.94%) C
3 2 (2.94%) Erlang
3 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.47%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (20.59%) CCNA
3 8 (11.76%) CCNP
3 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 7 (10.29%) CCIE
4 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.82%) Degree
5 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (5.88%) CCNP Voice
6 4 (5.88%) CCVP
7 3 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.47%) CCENT
8 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.47%) MCP
8 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (30.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) Firmware
3 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (38.24%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (11.76%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (5.88%) SCCM
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco CME
5 1 (1.47%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 54 (79.41%) Cisco
2 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.65%) Avaya
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle
5 3 (4.41%) Mitel
6 2 (2.94%) Apple
6 2 (2.94%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.94%) Citrix
6 2 (2.94%) FactSet
6 2 (2.94%) Google
6 2 (2.94%) Reuters
6 2 (2.94%) Symantec
6 2 (2.94%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) GENBAND
7 1 (1.47%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.47%) Polycom
7 1 (1.47%) Red Box
7 1 (1.47%) WorldPay
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