Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for 802.15 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 802.15 over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IEEE 802.15
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 877 851 853
Rank change year-on-year -26 +2 +17
Contract jobs citing 802.15 1 5 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.005% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.008% 0.035% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
UK median daily rate £325 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.78% - +36.36%
10th Percentile £313 £425 £308
90th Percentile £338 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
UK median hourly rate - £42.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year - -20.00% -

802.15 is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13,266 14,287 15,069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.32% 14.99% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,189 8,693 8,722
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £180 £213 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 681 743 914
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.89% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.47 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.25 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -16.11% +4.65% -4.44%

802.15
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing 802.15 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for 802.15 in the UK

802.15
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 802.15 in the UK

802.15
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 802.15 in the UK

802.15
Top 4 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 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
UK excluding London +8 1 £325 - 1
England -4 1 £325 -27.78% 1
North West - 1 £325 -
North of England - 1 £325 -

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X

802.15
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP