The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank - 95 95
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.065% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.46% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £338 £293
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-25.55% +21.62%
Bluetooth
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 East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
217 219 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.92% 14.16% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 122 113
Median daily rate £325 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £451 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 23
Median hourly rate £19.88 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.88% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £5.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £22.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Bluetooth
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Bluetooth Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands