The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £463 £360
% change year-on-year
- +28.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +8.02%
Bluetooth
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 43 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.86% 11.20% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 56
Median daily rate £370 £300 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £463 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% -6.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire