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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ZigBee
Rank 581 588 594
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing ZigBee 17 33 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.065% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.46% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 15
Median daily rate £340 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.48% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £292 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £533 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.48% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £41.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.79%
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
6861 7181 7561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.91% 14.21% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4155 4271 4400
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 443 411
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
East of England +6 11 £275 -38.88% 2
South East +31 4 £340 -7.48%
East Midlands - 2 £413 - 2
ZigBee
UK

ZigBee
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 16 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 16 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 14 (43.75%) Wireless
3 11 (34.38%) Firmware
4 10 (31.25%) C
5 9 (28.13%) Embedded C
6 8 (25.00%) EMC
6 8 (25.00%) Linux
6 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (21.88%) Network Security
7 7 (21.88%) Smart Meter
7 7 (21.88%) PSTN
7 7 (21.88%) VoIP
7 7 (21.88%) C++
7 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (18.75%) Electronics
8 6 (18.75%) Internet of Things
8 6 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (15.63%) 802.1X
9 5 (15.63%) Retail
9 5 (15.63%) Internet
9 5 (15.63%) 802.15
10 4 (12.50%) Scrum
10 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
10 4 (12.50%) BT
10 4 (12.50%) Embedded C++
11 3 (9.38%) LabVIEW
11 3 (9.38%) RFID
11 3 (9.38%) Middleware
11 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP

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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Doxygen
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 16 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 14 (43.75%) Wireless
3 7 (21.88%) Network Security
3 7 (21.88%) PSTN
3 7 (21.88%) VoIP
4 5 (15.63%) 802.15
4 5 (15.63%) Internet
5 3 (9.38%) RFID
5 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.25%) 3G
6 2 (6.25%) LTE
7 1 (3.13%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (3.13%) HTTP
7 1 (3.13%) ISUP
7 1 (3.13%) SCCP
7 1 (3.13%) SS7
7 1 (3.13%) SSL
7 1 (3.13%) tcpdump
7 1 (3.13%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQLite
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 6 (18.75%) Electronics
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Embedded C Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Product Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Smart Metering Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) 802.1X
2 3 (9.38%) Middleware
3 2 (6.25%) QML
3 2 (6.25%) Qt
4 1 (3.13%) Ajax
4 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) JSON
4 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Smart Meter
2 6 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (18.75%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (3.13%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (9.38%) Fault Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) Prototyping
4 3 (9.38%) SDLC
5 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.13%) Case Management
6 1 (3.13%) Defect Management
6 1 (3.13%) High Availability
6 1 (3.13%) Release Management
6 1 (3.13%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Stress Testing
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
6 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.13%) Video Processing
6 1 (3.13%) V-Model
6 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) C
2 9 (28.13%) Embedded C
3 7 (21.88%) C++
4 4 (12.50%) Embedded C++
5 2 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) HNC
2 2 (6.25%) HND
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Firmware
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) EMC
2 4 (12.50%) BT
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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