The table below looks at the statistics for ZigBee skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ZigBee over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ZigBee
Rank - - 112
Contract jobs citing ZigBee 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50
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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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
446 342 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.29% 12.74% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 147 138
Average daily rate £363 £319 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £219 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 48
Average hourly rate £18.32 £30.00 £22.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.95% +32.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.90% -8.88%

ZigBee
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ZigBee Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ZigBee
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

ZigBee Hourly Rate Trend in the North West