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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ZigBee over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ZigBee
Rank - 158 -
Contract jobs citing ZigBee 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.024% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £409 £350
% change year-on-year
-24.77% +16.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.79%
ZigBee
England

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
480 583 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.75% 14.08% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 346 243
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 49 35
Median hourly rate £18.25 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

ZigBee
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing ZigBee as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

ZigBee Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ZigBee
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ZigBee Daily Rate 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

ZigBee
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ZigBee also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for ZigBee.

1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Smart Meter

ZigBee
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware