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 26 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ZigBee
Rank 614 601 565
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -36
Contract jobs citing ZigBee 14 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.025% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.18% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 18
Median daily rate £311 £355 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% -6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £319 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £391 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £310 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.40% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +41.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +41.84%
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
8052 7359 6796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.14% 14.26% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4978 4267 3666
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 451 401
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.94 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.74% +4.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

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
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 26 July 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 +13 5 £338 +8.87% 1
South West - 4 - - 1
East Midlands 0 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £285 - 1
North West - 1 - - 1
ZigBee
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ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 25 (60.98%) Smart Meter
2 18 (43.90%) Windows
3 15 (36.59%) Bluetooth
4 13 (31.71%) C++
5 12 (29.27%) Linux
6 11 (26.83%) Python
7 10 (24.39%) Wireless
7 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (24.39%) Retail
8 9 (21.95%) JIRA
8 9 (21.95%) V-Model
8 9 (21.95%) Waterfall
8 9 (21.95%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
9 8 (19.51%) HP
9 8 (19.51%) Internet
9 8 (19.51%) C
9 8 (19.51%) Internet of Things
9 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
10 7 (17.07%) SQLite
10 7 (17.07%) Requirements Management
10 7 (17.07%) QML
10 7 (17.07%) Qt
10 7 (17.07%) Case Management
11 6 (14.63%) 802.15
11 6 (14.63%) SQL
11 6 (14.63%) Unix
11 6 (14.63%) HTTP
11 6 (14.63%) RESTful
11 6 (14.63%) 802.1X

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:

Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Doxygen
2 5 (12.20%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) Bluetooth
2 10 (24.39%) Wireless
3 9 (21.95%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (19.51%) Internet
5 6 (14.63%) 802.15
5 6 (14.63%) HTTP
6 5 (12.20%) SSL
6 5 (12.20%) VLAN
7 4 (9.76%) DHCP
7 4 (9.76%) DNS
7 4 (9.76%) Ethernet
7 4 (9.76%) Firewall
7 4 (9.76%) HTTPS
7 4 (9.76%) IPv6
7 4 (9.76%) VPN
8 3 (7.32%) 3G
8 3 (7.32%) X.509
9 2 (4.88%) ASN.1
9 2 (4.88%) GPRS
9 2 (4.88%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQLite
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) JIRA
2 5 (12.20%) LabVIEW
3 2 (4.88%) Subversion
General
1 10 (24.39%) Retail
2 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
3 6 (14.63%) Banking
4 3 (7.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) C++ Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Test Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Qt Developer
6 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Smart Metering Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Test Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) QML
1 7 (17.07%) Qt
2 6 (14.63%) 802.1X
2 6 (14.63%) RESTful
3 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) CSS
3 2 (4.88%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) Ajax
4 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.44%) JSON
4 1 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (60.98%) Smart Meter
2 8 (19.51%) Internet of Things
3 4 (9.76%) Arduino
3 4 (9.76%) Home Automation
3 4 (9.76%) Raspberry Pi
4 2 (4.88%) PKI
4 2 (4.88%) Smart Energy
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.44%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Linux
3 6 (14.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) V-Model
2 9 (21.95%) Waterfall
3 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
4 7 (17.07%) Case Management
4 7 (17.07%) Requirements Management
5 5 (12.20%) Defect Management
5 5 (12.20%) Regression Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Stress Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
5 5 (12.20%) Test Scripting
6 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.76%) Release Management
6 4 (9.76%) Security Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (4.88%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.88%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) C++
2 11 (26.83%) Python
3 8 (19.51%) C
4 6 (14.63%) SQL
5 5 (12.20%) Embedded C
6 3 (7.32%) C#
6 3 (7.32%) Embedded C++
7 2 (4.88%) Ruby
8 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
1 5 (12.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) HP
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
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