The table below looks at the statistics for ZigBee skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ZigBee over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ZigBee
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ZigBee 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £311 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -12.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
ZigBee
North West

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
279 220 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.05% 11.89% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 119 88
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 19
Median hourly rate £20.73 £14.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.08% -43.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.85 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

ZigBee
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing ZigBee as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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