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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 41 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.56% 0.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 1.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £463 £360
% change year-on-year
- +28.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £41.25 £52.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £43.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-12.57% +8.02%
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
54 82 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.17% 17.79% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 46 45
Median daily rate £413 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £411 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 6
Median hourly rate £38.75 £20.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.02% -36.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.05 £20.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £55.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 6 (66.67%) C
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) High Availability
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (22.22%) Internet of Things
5 2 (22.22%) Robot Framework
5 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
5 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) VPN

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 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) 802.15
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) X.509
3 2 (22.22%) ZigBee
4 1 (11.11%) 3G
4 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Robot Framework
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Python Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
1 2 (22.22%) Ajax
1 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Internet of Things
1 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Intel