The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 581 596 579
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 41 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.046% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.33% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 15
Median daily rate £463 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.60 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £51.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £47.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +58.33%
Bluetooth
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8058 7360 6929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.18% 14.23% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4989 4283 3738
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £504 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 459 407
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in England

Bluetooth
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Bluetooth Daily Rate Trend in England

Bluetooth
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bluetooth across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Bluetooth Daily Rate Histogram in England

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Trend in England

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bluetooth across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Bluetooth
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
South East +13 16 £463 - 4
East of England +23 7 - - 4
South West - 6 £325 -
London -5 4 £413 -17.50% 1
Yorkshire - 4 - -
East Midlands +2 2 - -
North West - 1 £330 - 2
Bluetooth
UK

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 England region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 25 (30.86%) Software Engineering
2 22 (27.16%) C
3 19 (23.46%) Wi-Fi
4 16 (19.75%) ZigBee
5 15 (18.52%) Android
5 15 (18.52%) RESTful
5 15 (18.52%) Wireless
5 15 (18.52%) C++
5 15 (18.52%) Embedded C
6 14 (17.28%) Python
7 13 (16.05%) Electronics
7 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (14.81%) Windows
8 12 (14.81%) Android Development
9 11 (13.58%) Apple iOS
9 11 (13.58%) Degree
10 10 (12.35%) NFC
10 10 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (12.35%) Google
10 10 (12.35%) Linux
10 10 (12.35%) WLAN
11 9 (11.11%) Automated Testing
11 9 (11.11%) Release Management
11 9 (11.11%) Gradle
11 9 (11.11%) Android Studio
11 9 (11.11%) Google Play
12 8 (9.88%) Computer Science
12 8 (9.88%) SQL
13 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
13 7 (8.64%) 3G

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Doxygen
2 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.23%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Google Play
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.46%) Wi-Fi
2 16 (19.75%) ZigBee
3 15 (18.52%) Wireless
4 10 (12.35%) NFC
4 10 (12.35%) WLAN
5 7 (8.64%) 3G
5 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.17%) Firewall
6 5 (6.17%) LTE
6 5 (6.17%) VPN
7 4 (4.94%) 2G
7 4 (4.94%) 5G
7 4 (4.94%) Internet
8 3 (3.70%) Broadband
8 3 (3.70%) DNS
8 3 (3.70%) IPsec
8 3 (3.70%) IPv4
8 3 (3.70%) IPv6
8 3 (3.70%) RFID
8 3 (3.70%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) SQLite
2 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Android Studio
1 9 (11.11%) Gradle
2 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.47%) Robot Framework
3 2 (2.47%) Selenium
3 2 (2.47%) Subversion
4 1 (1.23%) Ant
4 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 13 (16.05%) Electronics
2 4 (4.94%) Retail
3 2 (2.47%) Automotive
4 1 (1.23%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.23%) French Language
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (44.44%) Developer
2 12 (14.81%) Android Developer
2 12 (14.81%) Test Engineer
3 10 (12.35%) Software Engineer
4 9 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
4 9 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) C++ Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Embedded Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Tester
7 5 (6.17%) Compliance Tester
7 5 (6.17%) iOS Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Qt Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Bluetooth Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Embedded Software Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Test Automation Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) Python Developer
10 2 (2.47%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.52%) RESTful
2 7 (8.64%) QML
2 7 (8.64%) Qt
3 4 (4.94%) 802.1X
3 4 (4.94%) Android SDK
4 3 (3.70%) Middleware
4 3 (3.70%) RSS
5 2 (2.47%) .NET
5 2 (2.47%) CSS
5 2 (2.47%) HTML
6 1 (1.23%) Ajax
6 1 (1.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.23%) iOS SDK
6 1 (1.23%) JSON
6 1 (1.23%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.64%) Smart Meter
3 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.94%) Internet of Things
5 3 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.70%) STB
6 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.47%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.23%) Robotics
7 1 (1.23%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.52%) Android
2 12 (14.81%) Windows
3 11 (13.58%) Apple iOS
4 10 (12.35%) Linux
5 2 (2.47%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) Software Engineering
2 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.81%) Android Development
4 10 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 9 (11.11%) Release Management
6 5 (6.17%) iOS Development
7 4 (4.94%) Scrum
8 3 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (3.70%) Fault Analysis
8 3 (3.70%) ITIL
8 3 (3.70%) Network Optimisation
8 3 (3.70%) Service Management
8 3 (3.70%) Validation
9 2 (2.47%) API Integration
9 2 (2.47%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (2.47%) Open Source
9 2 (2.47%) Prototyping
9 2 (2.47%) Signal Processing
9 2 (2.47%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.16%) C
2 15 (18.52%) C++
2 15 (18.52%) Embedded C
3 14 (17.28%) Python
4 8 (9.88%) SQL
5 5 (6.17%) C#
6 3 (3.70%) Apple Swift
6 3 (3.70%) Java
6 3 (3.70%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.47%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.47%) Perl
7 2 (2.47%) Ruby
8 1 (1.23%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) MCITP
2 3 (3.70%) MCTS
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.47%) HNC
3 2 (2.47%) HND
4 1 (1.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Firmware
2 3 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) Google
2 6 (7.41%) EMC
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.23%) Apple
4 1 (1.23%) Intel
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