The table below looks at the statistics for ZigBee skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ZigBee over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ZigBee
Rank 410 429 416
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Contract jobs citing ZigBee 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.004% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.032% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£375 - £258
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £330 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +11.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3195 3090 3658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.03% 12.30% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2053 2015 2200
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 87 182
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

ZigBee
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ZigBee Jobs Demand Trend in London

ZigBee
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ZigBee Daily Rate Trend in London

ZigBee
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ZigBee Hourly Rate Trend in London

ZigBee
Top 20 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Software Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
4 3 (42.86%) OSGi
4 3 (42.86%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) LAMP
5 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Python

ZigBee
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) OSGi
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
1 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Software Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
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