The table below looks at the statistics for 802.15 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 802.15 over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IEEE 802.15
UK / England
Rank 561 582 590
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +8
Contract jobs citing 802.15 4 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.052% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.064% 0.36% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £450 £463 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +40.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £330
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-23.63% -

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6281 6692 6906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.16% 14.38% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3846 3952 3963
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 348 394
Median hourly rate £26.75 £27.05 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.10% +20.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.78 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

802.15
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing 802.15 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

802.15 Jobs Demand Trend in England

802.15
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 802.15 across the England region.

802.15 Daily Rate Trend in England

802.15
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 802.15 across the England region.

802.15 Hourly Rate Trend in England

802.15
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 802.15 within the England region over the 3 months to 19 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
South East +24 3 - -
London +5 1 £450 -2.70%
802.15
UK

802.15
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 802.15 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 England region with a requirement for 802.15.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 5 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 4 (80.00%) Bluetooth
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Firmware
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) RFID
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) FTP
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Python

802.15
Top Related IT Skills in 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 5 (100.00%) ZigBee
2 4 (80.00%) Bluetooth
3 3 (60.00%) RFID
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) FTP
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) OpenVPN
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (20.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Android Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (20.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Assembla