The table below looks at the statistics for XMPP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XMPP over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
Rank 137 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing XMPP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.035% 0.039% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £110 -
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 - £11.50 -
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
849 680 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.66% 26.67% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 439 396
Average daily rate £350 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 6
Average hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.35 £40.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £58.20
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 Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XMPP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing XMPP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited 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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing XMPP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XMPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

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