The table below looks at the statistics for 802.15 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 802.15 over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEEE 802.15
Rank 654 646 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing 802.15 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.005% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.023% 0.037% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8646 8141 7058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.86% 14.75% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5244 4531 3855
Median daily rate £390 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 474 399
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

802.15
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing 802.15 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

802.15 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

802.15
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 802.15 within the UK.

802.15 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

802.15
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 802.15 within the UK.

802.15 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

802.15
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 802.15 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

802.15
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 802.15 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for 802.15.

1 16 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 16 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) C
2 13 (81.25%) C++
2 13 (81.25%) Bluetooth
2 13 (81.25%) Python
2 13 (81.25%) Internet
2 13 (81.25%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (75.00%) X.509
3 12 (75.00%) SSL
3 12 (75.00%) HTTP
3 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (75.00%) Perl
3 12 (75.00%) Ajax
3 12 (75.00%) JSON
3 12 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (75.00%) REST
3 12 (75.00%) AngularJS
4 11 (68.75%) Internet of Things
5 7 (43.75%) High Availability
5 7 (43.75%) Smart Meter
6 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) QA
8 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting

802.15
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) BigMachines
1 1 (6.25%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) ZigBee
2 13 (81.25%) Bluetooth
2 13 (81.25%) Internet
2 13 (81.25%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (75.00%) HTTP
3 12 (75.00%) SSL
3 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (75.00%) X.509
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 3 (18.75%) IPv6
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
1 9 (56.25%) Python Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Django Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 12 (75.00%) Ajax
2 12 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) JSON
2 12 (75.00%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) Django
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) Mason
3 1 (6.25%) Visualforce
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Internet of Things
2 7 (43.75%) Smart Meter
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) High Availability
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 3 (18.75%) V-Model
4 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C
1 13 (81.25%) C++
1 13 (81.25%) Python
2 12 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (75.00%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.25%) Siebel