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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 36 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.69% 1.44% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.26% 10.53% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £338 £293
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £34.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-25.55% +5.88%
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
47 57 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.26% 13.64% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 32 35
Median daily rate £400 £413 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £370 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 11
Median hourly rate £16.50 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.75% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £25.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.83 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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 3 December 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 8 (57.14%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) C
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) Embedded C
3 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (14.29%) ZigBee
5 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.14%) Gerrit
6 1 (7.14%) GCC
6 1 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) High Availability
6 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.14%) Android
6 1 (7.14%) LTE
6 1 (7.14%) Samsung
6 1 (7.14%) Smoke Testing
6 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
6 1 (7.14%) RS-232
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) JSON
6 1 (7.14%) Computer Science

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 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (14.29%) ZigBee
2 1 (7.14%) 802.15
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) LTE
2 1 (7.14%) RS-232
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) GCC
2 1 (7.14%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Bluetooth Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Radio Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.14%) Ajax
1 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
1 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
1 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) DevOps
2 1 (7.14%) High Availability
2 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
2 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) C
3 6 (42.86%) Embedded C
4 4 (28.57%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) BT
1 1 (7.14%) Samsung