The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bluetooth
Rank 51 49 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.19% 0.61% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 2.56% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £413 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 £285
% change year-on-year
- +31.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £39.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.25 £42.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-4.73% +22.46%
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Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 117 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.25% 23.93% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 49 17
Average daily rate £275 £325 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +38.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £423 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 10
Average hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% -1.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Bluetooth
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Bluetooth Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Bluetooth across the Cambridge region.

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Bluetooth
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Bluetooth also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bluetooth.

1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) Perforce
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Bluetooth also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bluetooth. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (25.00%) Google