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 26 June 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
26 Jun 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 £311 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-22.18% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.02%
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
31 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 36.47% 25.00% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 2
Median daily rate £388 £200 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.75% -18.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £118 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £483 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%