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 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 565 591 551
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -40
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 49 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.065% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.43% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 20
Median daily rate £463 £338 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.03% -32.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+37.03% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +23.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.55 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.10 £49.65 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
7700 7629 6506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.63% 15.00% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4741 4334 3593
Median daily rate £400 £354 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -1.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 434 374
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 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 29 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 29 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
South East +11 17 £463 +46.82% 4
East Midlands +13 9 £310 -32.97% 1
London +4 8 £325 -8.45% 3
South West +3 8 £325 - 1
East of England +10 6 - -
West Midlands - 3 - - 1
Bluetooth
UK

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 37 (43.02%) C++
2 33 (38.37%) C
3 31 (36.05%) Wi-Fi
4 29 (33.72%) Python
4 29 (33.72%) Software Engineering
5 28 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (30.23%) ZigBee
7 17 (19.77%) TCP/IP
8 16 (18.60%) Internet
8 16 (18.60%) RESTful
8 16 (18.60%) 802.1X
9 15 (17.44%) Android
10 14 (16.28%) Internet of Things
10 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
11 13 (15.12%) Perl
11 13 (15.12%) CSS
11 13 (15.12%) Windows
11 13 (15.12%) HTML
11 13 (15.12%) 802.15
11 13 (15.12%) HTTP
11 13 (15.12%) Android Development
12 12 (13.95%) Bash Shell
12 12 (13.95%) REST
12 12 (13.95%) AngularJS
12 12 (13.95%) X.509
12 12 (13.95%) SSL
12 12 (13.95%) JSON
12 12 (13.95%) Ajax
13 11 (12.79%) Google
13 11 (12.79%) Degree

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 (1.16%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Doxygen
2 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.16%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Google Play
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (36.05%) Wi-Fi
2 26 (30.23%) ZigBee
3 17 (19.77%) TCP/IP
4 16 (18.60%) Internet
5 13 (15.12%) 802.15
5 13 (15.12%) HTTP
6 12 (13.95%) SSL
6 12 (13.95%) X.509
7 11 (12.79%) Wireless
8 9 (10.47%) NFC
9 7 (8.14%) WLAN
10 6 (6.98%) 3G
11 5 (5.81%) Firewall
11 5 (5.81%) VPN
12 4 (4.65%) 2G
12 4 (4.65%) 5G
13 3 (3.49%) IPsec
13 3 (3.49%) IPv4
13 3 (3.49%) IPv6
13 3 (3.49%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) SQLite
2 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Android Studio
1 9 (10.47%) Gradle
2 6 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.33%) Robot Framework
3 2 (2.33%) Selenium
3 2 (2.33%) Subversion
4 1 (1.16%) Ant
4 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.16%) JIRA
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (12.79%) Electronics
2 5 (5.81%) Retail
3 3 (3.49%) Marketing
4 2 (2.33%) Automotive
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (54.65%) Developer
2 13 (15.12%) Android Developer
2 13 (15.12%) Software Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Python Developer
4 8 (9.30%) C++ Developer
5 7 (8.14%) C Software Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Electronics Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Test Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Embedded Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Python Software Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Tester
7 5 (5.81%) Compliance Tester
7 5 (5.81%) Embedded Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) iOS Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Qt Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.60%) 802.1X
1 16 (18.60%) RESTful
2 13 (15.12%) CSS
2 13 (15.12%) HTML
3 12 (13.95%) Ajax
3 12 (13.95%) AngularJS
3 12 (13.95%) JSON
3 12 (13.95%) REST
4 8 (9.30%) QML
4 8 (9.30%) Qt
5 5 (5.81%) Android SDK
6 3 (3.49%) RSS
7 2 (2.33%) .NET
7 2 (2.33%) iOS SDK
8 1 (1.16%) Django
8 1 (1.16%) Middleware
8 1 (1.16%) PhoneGap
8 1 (1.16%) Visualforce
8 1 (1.16%) Web Services
8 1 (1.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Internet of Things
2 11 (12.79%) Smart Meter
3 10 (11.63%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.65%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (4.65%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.49%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.49%) STB
7 2 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.16%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.44%) Android
2 13 (15.12%) Windows
3 11 (12.79%) Apple iOS
4 10 (11.63%) Linux
5 2 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.72%) Software Engineering
2 28 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.12%) Android Development
4 10 (11.63%) TDD
5 9 (10.47%) Automated Testing
5 9 (10.47%) Release Management
6 8 (9.30%) Computer Forensics
6 8 (9.30%) Information Security
6 8 (9.30%) System Testing
7 7 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.14%) High Availability
8 5 (5.81%) iOS Development
9 3 (3.49%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (3.49%) ITIL
9 3 (3.49%) Network Optimisation
9 3 (3.49%) Scrum
9 3 (3.49%) Service Management
9 3 (3.49%) UML
9 3 (3.49%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.02%) C++
2 33 (38.37%) C
3 29 (33.72%) Python
4 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
5 13 (15.12%) Perl
6 12 (13.95%) Bash Shell
7 8 (9.30%) SQL
8 7 (8.14%) C#
8 7 (8.14%) Java
9 6 (6.98%) Embedded C
10 3 (3.49%) Apple Swift
10 3 (3.49%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.33%) Ruby
12 1 (1.16%) Apex Code
12 1 (1.16%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.16%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (12.79%) Degree
2 8 (9.30%) DV Cleared
2 8 (9.30%) SC Cleared
2 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) MCITP
3 3 (3.49%) MCTS
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) HNC
4 1 (1.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) MISRA
2 1 (1.16%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.65%) Firmware
2 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) Google
2 5 (5.81%) EMC
3 2 (2.33%) Apple
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.16%) Intel
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle
4 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.16%) Siebel
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Posted: 3 days ago
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