The table below looks at the statistics for ZigBee skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ZigBee over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ZigBee
Rank 595 583 595
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing ZigBee 26 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.034% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Median daily rate £375 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £320 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £444 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £52.50 £40.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -1.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £38.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+41.93% -4.32%
ZigBee
UK

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
7703 7655 6793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.11% 15.11% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4750 4228 3640
Median daily rate £390 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 415 380
Median hourly rate £26.00 £27.32 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +36.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

ZigBee
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ZigBee Jobs Demand Trend in England

ZigBee
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ZigBee Daily Rate Trend in England

ZigBee
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ZigBee across the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

ZigBee Daily Rate Histogram in England

ZigBee
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ZigBee Hourly Rate Trend in England

ZigBee
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 ZigBee within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 11 £538 +34.37% 2
West Midlands - 6 - -
East Midlands +5 5 - - 1
North West - 2 £363 -
East of England +2 1 - - 1
London -25 1 - - 2
ZigBee
UK

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for ZigBee.

1 38 (52.78%) Smart Meter
2 36 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (47.22%) Bluetooth
4 32 (44.44%) C++
4 32 (44.44%) Internet
5 31 (43.06%) Wi-Fi
5 31 (43.06%) Python
6 29 (40.28%) C
7 27 (37.50%) HTTP
8 26 (36.11%) SSL
8 26 (36.11%) 802.15
8 26 (36.11%) Internet of Things
8 26 (36.11%) 802.1X
9 24 (33.33%) X.509
10 23 (31.94%) HTML
10 23 (31.94%) CSS
11 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
11 22 (30.56%) Perl
11 22 (30.56%) TCP/IP
11 22 (30.56%) Ajax
11 22 (30.56%) JSON
11 22 (30.56%) Bash Shell
11 22 (30.56%) AngularJS
11 22 (30.56%) REST
12 15 (20.83%) Telecoms
13 14 (19.44%) Windows
13 14 (19.44%) Software Engineering
13 14 (19.44%) High Availability
14 13 (18.06%) JIRA
15 12 (16.67%) Linux

ZigBee
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.39%) Node.js
1 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Doxygen
1 5 (6.94%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.39%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (47.22%) Bluetooth
2 32 (44.44%) Internet
3 31 (43.06%) Wi-Fi
4 27 (37.50%) HTTP
5 26 (36.11%) 802.15
5 26 (36.11%) SSL
6 24 (33.33%) X.509
7 22 (30.56%) TCP/IP
8 8 (11.11%) Wireless
9 4 (5.56%) DHCP
9 4 (5.56%) Ethernet
9 4 (5.56%) Firewall
9 4 (5.56%) HTTPS
9 4 (5.56%) VPN
10 3 (4.17%) DNS
10 3 (4.17%) IPv6
11 2 (2.78%) ASN.1
11 2 (2.78%) VLAN
12 1 (1.39%) 3G
12 1 (1.39%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.33%) SQLite
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.39%) Hazelcast
3 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) JIRA
2 8 (11.11%) LabVIEW
3 2 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.50%) Retail
3 5 (6.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Electronics
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) Python Developer
3 9 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 8 (11.11%) Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Test Manager
6 6 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Qt Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Software Team Leader
7 4 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.56%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Embedded Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Tester
8 3 (4.17%) Testing Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.11%) 802.1X
2 23 (31.94%) CSS
2 23 (31.94%) HTML
3 22 (30.56%) Ajax
3 22 (30.56%) AngularJS
3 22 (30.56%) JSON
3 22 (30.56%) REST
4 6 (8.33%) QML
4 6 (8.33%) Qt
5 5 (6.94%) RESTful
6 2 (2.78%) .NET
7 1 (1.39%) Django
7 1 (1.39%) Ember.js
7 1 (1.39%) jQuery
7 1 (1.39%) Mason
7 1 (1.39%) Visualforce
7 1 (1.39%) Web Services
7 1 (1.39%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (52.78%) Smart Meter
2 26 (36.11%) Internet of Things
3 5 (6.94%) Home Automation
4 4 (5.56%) Arduino
4 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.56%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.78%) PKI
5 2 (2.78%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Windows
2 12 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (6.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (19.44%) High Availability
2 14 (19.44%) Software Engineering
3 11 (15.28%) Case Management
3 11 (15.28%) Requirements Management
4 9 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 8 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
6 7 (9.72%) Defect Management
6 7 (9.72%) Release Management
7 6 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.94%) Stress Testing
8 5 (6.94%) Test Automation
8 5 (6.94%) V-Model
9 4 (5.56%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.56%) Line Management
9 4 (5.56%) Manual Testing
10 3 (4.17%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (4.17%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (44.44%) C++
2 31 (43.06%) Python
3 29 (40.28%) C
4 22 (30.56%) Bash Shell
4 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 22 (30.56%) Perl
5 6 (8.33%) C#
6 4 (5.56%) Embedded C
7 3 (4.17%) Java
8 2 (2.78%) Ruby
8 2 (2.78%) SQL
9 1 (1.39%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.39%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (6.94%) Degree
3 4 (5.56%) ISEB
4 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) SLA
3 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.39%) MISRA
3 1 (1.39%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Firmware
2 1 (1.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) HP
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.39%) Siebel
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