The first table below looks at the demand for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bluetooth
Rank 195 221 220
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -1
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £285 £320
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £30.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+15.57% -32.22%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
707 793 959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.02% 11.16% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 527 635
Average daily rate £388 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 42
Average hourly rate £22.00 £43.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.42% +112.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.05 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £40.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
Bluetooth
London

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bluetooth across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Bluetooth
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Bluetooth Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Bluetooth
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bluetooth across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Bluetooth Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) Arduino
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) Ajax
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) JUnit
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Android Development
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) NFC
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) GDB
4 1 (12.50%) JTAG
4 1 (12.50%) LTE
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Windows

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) NFC
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) LTE
2 1 (12.50%) CDMA
2 1 (12.50%) SMS
2 1 (12.50%) UMTS
2 1 (12.50%) WCDMA
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) GDB
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Android Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
1 4 (50.00%) Ajax
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Arduino
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Android Development
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) JTAG
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Apple
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