The table below looks at the statistics for ZigBee skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ZigBee over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ZigBee
England / East of England
Rank 113 116 113
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing ZigBee 10 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% 2.87% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Median daily rate £275 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.64% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £52.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
400 348 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.41% 14.96% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 173 191
Median daily rate £345 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £241 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 38 52
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.38 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.91% -9.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

ZigBee
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing ZigBee as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

ZigBee Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

ZigBee
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

ZigBee Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

ZigBee
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

ZigBee Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

ZigBee
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ZigBee within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 7 £275 -
Cambridgeshire -8 3 - - 1
ZigBee
England

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ZigBee also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for ZigBee.

1 12 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (58.33%) PSTN
2 7 (58.33%) VoIP
2 7 (58.33%) Network Security
3 6 (50.00%) Bluetooth
3 6 (50.00%) EMC
4 5 (41.67%) Internet
4 5 (41.67%) C
4 5 (41.67%) Retail
4 5 (41.67%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (41.67%) Internet of Things
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) BT
5 4 (33.33%) Embedded C
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
8 1 (8.33%) Ajax
8 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (8.33%) Finance
8 1 (8.33%) Python
8 1 (8.33%) 802.15
8 1 (8.33%) X.509
8 1 (8.33%) C++
8 1 (8.33%) HTML
8 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (8.33%) Perl

ZigBee
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 12 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (58.33%) Network Security
2 7 (58.33%) PSTN
2 7 (58.33%) VoIP
3 6 (50.00%) Bluetooth
4 5 (41.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (8.33%) 802.15
6 1 (8.33%) HTTP
6 1 (8.33%) LTE
6 1 (8.33%) SSL
6 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Embedded Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
2 4 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) EMC
2 4 (33.33%) BT