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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 569 584 568
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 43 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.056% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 0.37% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 16
Median daily rate £325 £338 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -28.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £326 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £419 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £338 -
% change year-on-year
+35.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £38.05 £16.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £42.45 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
Bluetooth
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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
7707 7775 6798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.08% 15.10% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4754 4296 3643
Median daily rate £393 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 423 380
Median hourly rate £26.00 £27.32 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +36.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 2 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
London -25 12 £325 -8.45% 4
South East -5 11 £463 +41.76% 8
East Midlands +7 7 £310 -32.97% 1
East of England +3 7 £320 -5.18% 2
South West +2 5 - - 5
West Midlands - 3 - -
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Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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 England region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 53 (53.54%) C++
2 52 (52.53%) C
3 44 (44.44%) Python
3 44 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
4 43 (43.43%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (35.35%) ZigBee
6 30 (30.30%) Software Engineering
7 28 (28.28%) TCP/IP
7 28 (28.28%) Internet
8 27 (27.27%) 802.1X
9 25 (25.25%) JavaScript
10 24 (24.24%) Perl
10 24 (24.24%) CSS
10 24 (24.24%) HTML
10 24 (24.24%) HTTP
10 24 (24.24%) 802.15
11 23 (23.23%) X.509
11 23 (23.23%) SSL
11 23 (23.23%) Ajax
11 23 (23.23%) JSON
11 23 (23.23%) Internet of Things
11 23 (23.23%) Bash Shell
11 23 (23.23%) REST
11 23 (23.23%) AngularJS
12 15 (15.15%) High Availability
12 15 (15.15%) Android
13 14 (14.14%) TDD
14 12 (12.12%) Wireless
14 12 (12.12%) Information Security
14 12 (12.12%) Java

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.01%) Node.js
1 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Doxygen
2 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.01%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
2 35 (35.35%) ZigBee
3 28 (28.28%) Internet
3 28 (28.28%) TCP/IP
4 24 (24.24%) 802.15
4 24 (24.24%) HTTP
5 23 (23.23%) SSL
5 23 (23.23%) X.509
6 12 (12.12%) Wireless
7 6 (6.06%) NFC
8 5 (5.05%) 3G
8 5 (5.05%) Firewall
8 5 (5.05%) VPN
9 4 (4.04%) WLAN
10 3 (3.03%) 2G
10 3 (3.03%) DNS
10 3 (3.03%) IPsec
10 3 (3.03%) IPv4
10 3 (3.03%) IPv6
10 3 (3.03%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.10%) Relational Database
2 6 (6.06%) SQLite
3 1 (1.01%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.03%) Android Studio
2 3 (3.03%) Gradle
3 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.02%) Robot Framework
3 2 (2.02%) Selenium
4 1 (1.01%) Ant
4 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.01%) JIRA
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.01%) Subversion
General
1 9 (9.09%) Electronics
2 5 (5.05%) Retail
3 3 (3.03%) Automotive
3 3 (3.03%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.01%) Legal
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (55.56%) Developer
2 17 (17.17%) Software Engineer
3 16 (16.16%) Python Developer
4 11 (11.11%) Android Developer
5 10 (10.10%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Tester
8 7 (7.07%) C Software Engineer
8 7 (7.07%) Python Software Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) C++ Developer
9 6 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) iOS Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Applications Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Compliance Tester
10 5 (5.05%) Embedded Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Java Android Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Java Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.27%) 802.1X
2 24 (24.24%) CSS
2 24 (24.24%) HTML
3 23 (23.23%) Ajax
3 23 (23.23%) AngularJS
3 23 (23.23%) JSON
3 23 (23.23%) REST
4 8 (8.08%) RESTful
5 6 (6.06%) QML
5 6 (6.06%) Qt
6 3 (3.03%) .NET
6 3 (3.03%) Android SDK
6 3 (3.03%) RSS
7 2 (2.02%) iOS SDK
8 1 (1.01%) Django
8 1 (1.01%) Middleware
8 1 (1.01%) PhoneGap
8 1 (1.01%) Visualforce
8 1 (1.01%) Web Services
8 1 (1.01%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.23%) Internet of Things
2 10 (10.10%) Smart Meter
3 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.05%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.05%) STB
6 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.02%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.01%) Robotics
9 1 (1.01%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.15%) Android
2 12 (12.12%) Apple iOS
2 12 (12.12%) Windows
3 9 (9.09%) Linux
4 2 (2.02%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (43.43%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.30%) Software Engineering
3 15 (15.15%) High Availability
4 14 (14.14%) TDD
5 12 (12.12%) Android Development
5 12 (12.12%) Information Security
5 12 (12.12%) System Testing
6 11 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
7 6 (6.06%) iOS Development
7 6 (6.06%) Software Testing
8 5 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.04%) Line Management
9 4 (4.04%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.03%) Automated Testing
10 3 (3.03%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (3.03%) Network Optimisation
10 3 (3.03%) Release Management
10 3 (3.03%) Scrum
10 3 (3.03%) Service Management
10 3 (3.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (53.54%) C++
2 52 (52.53%) C
3 44 (44.44%) Python
4 25 (25.25%) JavaScript
5 24 (24.24%) Perl
6 23 (23.23%) Bash Shell
7 12 (12.12%) Java
8 8 (8.08%) C#
8 8 (8.08%) Embedded C
9 4 (4.04%) SQL
10 3 (3.03%) Apple Swift
10 3 (3.03%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.02%) Ruby
12 1 (1.01%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.01%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.01%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.01%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) Degree
2 11 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 11 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 10 (10.10%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.03%) MCITP
4 3 (3.03%) MCTS
4 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) MISRA
2 1 (1.01%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.01%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Firmware
1 3 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (7.07%) EMC
2 6 (6.06%) Google
3 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.02%) Apple
5 1 (1.01%) Broadcom
5 1 (1.01%) i2
5 1 (1.01%) Intel
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle
5 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.01%) Siebel
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