The table below looks at the statistics for ZigBee skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ZigBee over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ZigBee
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ZigBee 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
ZigBee
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
133 112 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.39% 8.41% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 41
Average daily rate £375 £394 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +21.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £503 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £28.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +185.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

ZigBee
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

ZigBee Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ZigBee
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ZigBee Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ZigBee
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (100.00%) RS-232
1 1 (100.00%) RS-485

ZigBee
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) RS-232
1 1 (100.00%) RS-485
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware