Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ZigBee skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ZigBee over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 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.

ZigBee
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 185 -
Contract jobs citing ZigBee 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.15% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £513 £500 £345
% change year-on-year +2.50% +44.93% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £46.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year +7.53% +6.90% -13.00%

ZigBee 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 592 756 742
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 12.24% 16.07% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 449 371
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £190 £156 £200
90th Percentile £539 £508 £540
England median daily rate £425 £410 £401
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.37% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 28
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +100.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £10.88 £12.60 £10.00
90th Percentile £30.90 £44.65 £38.08
England median hourly rate £18.76 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.32% -16.89% +2.27%

ZigBee
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing ZigBee as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ZigBee in the West Midlands

ZigBee
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ZigBee in the West Midlands

ZigBee
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ZigBee in the West Midlands