The first table below looks at the demand for 802.15 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 802.15 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridge region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEEE 802.15
Rank 48 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing 802.15 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% 0.81% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 5.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £285 -
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 52 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.27% 14.05% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 19 47
Average daily rate £325 £285 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £188 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 35
Average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
802.15
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802.15
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 802.15 across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

802.15 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

802.15
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 802.15 across the Cambridge region.

802.15 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

802.15
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing 802.15 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 802.15.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) ZigBee

802.15
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing 802.15 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 802.15. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ZigBee
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C