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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 116 123 132
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 10 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.12% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.79% 0.83% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £265 -
% change year-on-year
+79.24% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +8.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £43.25 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+15.60% +53.09%
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
358 361 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.83% 14.30% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 178 160
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £160 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 59 51
Average hourly rate £21.69 £23.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.21% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bluetooth across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
Cambridgeshire +15 10 - - 4
Bluetooth
England

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 12 (92.31%) C
1 12 (92.31%) C++
2 11 (84.62%) Internet
2 11 (84.62%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) ZigBee
3 10 (76.92%) Bash Shell
3 10 (76.92%) REST
3 10 (76.92%) AngularJS
3 10 (76.92%) Ajax
3 10 (76.92%) JSON
3 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 10 (76.92%) 802.15
3 10 (76.92%) X.509
3 10 (76.92%) Python
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (76.92%) Perl
3 10 (76.92%) HTTP
3 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
3 10 (76.92%) SSL
3 10 (76.92%) 802.1X
4 9 (69.23%) Internet of Things
5 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
6 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
7 5 (38.46%) High Availability
8 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (30.77%) Line Management
8 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
8 4 (30.77%) Smart Meter

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) BigMachines
1 1 (7.69%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Internet
1 11 (84.62%) Wi-Fi
1 11 (84.62%) ZigBee
2 10 (76.92%) 802.15
2 10 (76.92%) HTTP
2 10 (76.92%) SSL
2 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
2 10 (76.92%) X.509
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Software Team Leader
1 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Python Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Django Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) 802.1X
1 10 (76.92%) Ajax
1 10 (76.92%) AngularJS
1 10 (76.92%) CSS
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
1 10 (76.92%) JSON
1 10 (76.92%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) Django
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) Mason
2 1 (7.69%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Internet of Things
2 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (30.77%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) High Availability
4 4 (30.77%) Line Management
4 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C
1 12 (92.31%) C++
2 10 (76.92%) Bash Shell
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) Perl
2 10 (76.92%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Apex Code
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (7.69%) Siebel
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