The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the 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 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 116 130 137
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.99% 0.82% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £320 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £338 -
% change year-on-year
-5.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median 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 median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
352 488 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.88% 17.70% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 240 174
Median daily rate £375 £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 59 33
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.54% +32.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Bluetooth
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Bluetooth Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Bluetooth
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the East of England 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +15 7 £320 -5.18% 2
Bluetooth
England

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for 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 the East of England 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:

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