The table below looks at the statistics for ZigBee skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ZigBee over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ZigBee
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ZigBee 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £38.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+41.93% -4.32%
ZigBee
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 34.09% 27.88% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 2
Median daily rate £525 £215 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+144.18% -33.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%