The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank - 141 122
Contract jobs citing XMPP 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.11% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.37% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £319
% change year-on-year
+8.92% +9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
XMPP
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
894 810 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.56% 28.71% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 538 536
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 7
Median hourly rate £9.00 £35.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

XMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

XMPP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XMPP across the Yorkshire region.

XMPP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

XMPP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for XMPP.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto

XMPP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Telepresence
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto