The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank - 55 -
Contract jobs citing XMPP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.19% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £333 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.54% -21.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
XMPP
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
176 144 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.26% 27.75% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 106 46
Average daily rate £370 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £66.00 £22.50 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.33% -88.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XMPP across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XMPP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales