Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for XMPP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited XMPP over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) (Jabber)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 - 60
Rank change year-on-year - +60 -
Contract jobs citing XMPP 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.22% - 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% - 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Merseyside median daily rate - - £400
North West median daily rate - £413 £394
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

XMPP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 114 226 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 24.78% 34.88% 24.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 163 125
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +4.09%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £285
90th Percentile £538 £488 £533
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £379
% change year-on-year +3.23% +2.38% +0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £18.80
North West median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.11% +12.91%

XMPP
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XMPP within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 1 - -
XMPP
North West

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing XMPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for XMPP.

1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

XMPP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco