The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 26 54 46
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -8
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 10 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.30% 0.21% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 1.41% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-21.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Median hourly rate £46.25 - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
Bluetooth
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
45 71 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.85% 14.67% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 32 40
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £195 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £445 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 39
Median hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% -18.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Bluetooth as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bluetooth across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Bluetooth also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 7 (53.85%) C
1 7 (53.85%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded C
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) 3G
5 1 (7.69%) 802.15
5 1 (7.69%) X.509
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) SSL
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) GCC
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) JSON

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.69%) 3G
2 1 (7.69%) 802.15
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) X.509
2 1 (7.69%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) GCC
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Test Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Bluetooth Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.69%) Ajax
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) High Availability
2 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C
1 7 (53.85%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded C
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree