The table below looks at the statistics for ZigBee skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ZigBee over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ZigBee
Rank - - 107
Contract jobs citing ZigBee 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.048%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.31%
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 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%
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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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
355 325 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.82% 15.87% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 160 117
Average daily rate £350 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £431 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 36 46
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.64 £30.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

ZigBee
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

ZigBee Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands