The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bluetooth
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 51 43 63
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 3 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.54% 1.97% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 15.94% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £425 £264
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +61.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £34.00 £52.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.23% +23.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £45.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +4.04%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
69 69 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.41% 12.37% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 60
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £174 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 12
Median hourly rate £19.25 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £24.60 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Bluetooth as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Bluetooth
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Bluetooth Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Bluetooth
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 2 - - 6
Bluetooth
East of England

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 7 (58.33%) C
2 6 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) ZigBee
5 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (16.67%) Firmware
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (8.33%) BT
6 1 (8.33%) Electronics
6 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) 802.15
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) X.509
6 1 (8.33%) HTTP
6 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) SSL
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) Perl

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (16.67%) ZigBee
2 1 (8.33%) 802.15
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) LTE
2 1 (8.33%) RS-232
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) GCC
2 1 (8.33%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Bluetooth Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Radio Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
1 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C
2 6 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 6 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) BT
1 1 (8.33%) Samsung