The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 51 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.14% 0.27% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.05% 1.80% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £320 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £338 -
% change year-on-year
-5.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 - £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
Bluetooth
East of England

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
87 111 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.12% 15.06% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 56 34
Average daily rate £413 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £415 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 21
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.51% -25.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.70 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bluetooth across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bluetooth across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Bluetooth
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +1 7 £320 -5.18% 2
Bluetooth
East of England

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 15 (83.33%) C
2 14 (77.78%) C++
2 14 (77.78%) Python
2 14 (77.78%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (66.67%) Perl
4 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 12 (66.67%) Internet
5 11 (61.11%) 802.15
5 11 (61.11%) X.509
5 11 (61.11%) SSL
5 11 (61.11%) HTML
5 11 (61.11%) CSS
5 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
5 11 (61.11%) HTTP
5 11 (61.11%) Ajax
5 11 (61.11%) JSON
5 11 (61.11%) ZigBee
5 11 (61.11%) REST
5 11 (61.11%) Bash Shell
5 11 (61.11%) AngularJS
5 11 (61.11%) 802.1X
6 10 (55.56%) Internet of Things
7 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
8 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 6 (33.33%) High Availability
9 5 (27.78%) Linux
9 5 (27.78%) Smart Meter
10 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (22.22%) Line Management

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) BigMachines
1 1 (5.56%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) Wi-Fi
2 12 (66.67%) Internet
2 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 11 (61.11%) 802.15
3 11 (61.11%) HTTP
3 11 (61.11%) SSL
3 11 (61.11%) X.509
3 11 (61.11%) ZigBee
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) Firewall
5 2 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (5.56%) 3G
6 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) Robot Framework
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Team Leader
2 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Django Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) 802.1X
1 11 (61.11%) Ajax
1 11 (61.11%) AngularJS
1 11 (61.11%) CSS
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
1 11 (61.11%) JSON
1 11 (61.11%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) Django
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) Mason
2 1 (5.56%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Internet of Things
2 5 (27.78%) Smart Meter
3 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) High Availability
4 4 (22.22%) Line Management
4 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Signal Processing
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C
2 14 (77.78%) C++
2 14 (77.78%) Python
3 12 (66.67%) Perl
4 11 (61.11%) Bash Shell
4 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) Apex Code
7 1 (5.56%) Java
7 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Intel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (5.56%) Siebel