The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ZigBee
Rank 395 417 401
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Contract jobs citing ZigBee 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.004% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.035% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
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£388 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 - £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £285 -
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2882 2827 3626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.26% 11.65% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1786 1788 2112
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 101 173
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
ZigBee
England

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ZigBee within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - - - - 1
ZigBee
England

ZigBee
Top 16 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) OSGi
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Python

ZigBee
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) OSGi
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
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