The table below looks at the statistics for ZigBee skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ZigBee over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ZigBee
Rank - - 75
Contract jobs citing ZigBee 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
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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 Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
234 144 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.98% 11.01% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 58 49
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 25
Average hourly rate £25.75 £14.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.92% -37.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £37.29 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

ZigBee
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

ZigBee Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ZigBee
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ZigBee Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester