The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bluetooth
Rank - - 48
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £368 £285
% change year-on-year
+25.85% +28.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
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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 Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 102 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 9.35% 12.90% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 59 25
Average daily rate £338 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £255 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -55.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £14.75 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 £22.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.00%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Bluetooth
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Bluetooth across the Bristol region.

Bluetooth Daily Rate Trend in Bristol