The table below looks at the statistics for ZigBee 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 ZigBee over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ZigBee
Rank 42 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing ZigBee 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.33% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.31% 2.04% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
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£330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £39.50 £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% +11.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +11.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 49 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.11% 13.17% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 21 29
Average daily rate £330 £250 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 15 29
Average hourly rate £25.50 £31.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.74% -17.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.14 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £45.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

ZigBee
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

ZigBee Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

ZigBee
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

ZigBee Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

ZigBee
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ZigBee across the Cambridge region.

ZigBee Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing ZigBee 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 ZigBee.

1 9 (100.00%) C
2 7 (77.78%) Embedded C
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) 802.15
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) Internet of Things
6 2 (22.22%) Electronics
6 2 (22.22%) Bluetooth
6 2 (22.22%) Firmware
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) GSM
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 1 (11.11%) Data Management
7 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Wireless
7 1 (11.11%) Ruby
7 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) QA
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (11.11%) Open Source
7 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
7 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP

ZigBee
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing ZigBee 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 ZigBee. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) 802.15
2 2 (22.22%) Bluetooth
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) GSM
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) 3G
3 1 (11.11%) GPRS
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Internet of Things
1 2 (22.22%) Firmware
2 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
2 7 (77.78%) Embedded C
3 5 (55.56%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) EMC
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