Period
to 22 July 2017

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 July 2017 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 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 881 880
Contract jobs citing 802.15 0 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.005% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.035% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
UK median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
UK median hourly rate - £48.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +21.88% -

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13275 17215 16248
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.84% 15.65% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7955 10432 9065
UK median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £205 £225 £200
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 772 799 926
UK median hourly rate £19.56 £25.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.75% +21.95% +7.89%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.09
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -24.00% +19.05% +16.67%

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