The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bluetooth
England / London
Rank 398 410 408
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 8 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.071% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.56% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 9
Median daily rate £513 £450 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +60.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £265
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +79.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £27.66 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £52.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +23.52%

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2473 2673 2868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.72% 12.64% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1670 1750 1850
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 61 88
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.62 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.88% +13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in London

Bluetooth
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Bluetooth Daily Rate Trend in London

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Trend in London

Bluetooth
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
City of London 0 1 £550 - 1
Bluetooth
England

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 10 (71.43%) Android
2 9 (64.29%) Android Development
3 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) JIRA
5 5 (35.71%) JSON
5 5 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) Gradle
5 5 (35.71%) iOS Development
5 5 (35.71%) Mobile Development
6 4 (28.57%) REST
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Atlassian
7 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
7 3 (21.43%) Objective-C
7 3 (21.43%) MVC
7 3 (21.43%) GitHub
7 3 (21.43%) Analytics
7 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
7 3 (21.43%) Android Studio
7 3 (21.43%) Apple Swift
7 3 (21.43%) Crashlytics
8 2 (14.29%) Dart
8 2 (14.29%) API Design
8 2 (14.29%) Google Play
8 2 (14.29%) WorldPay
8 2 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (14.29%) Artifactory
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) XML

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) GitHub
2 2 (14.29%) Google Play
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) JIRA
2 5 (35.71%) Gradle
3 3 (21.43%) Android Studio
3 3 (21.43%) Crashlytics
3 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 2 (14.29%) Artifactory
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Android Developer
3 4 (28.57%) iOS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Android Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Android Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Communications Officer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Officer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) JSON
2 4 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) Core Animation
4 1 (7.14%) Core Data
4 1 (7.14%) iOS SDK
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) RxJava
4 1 (7.14%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.14%) BYOD
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Android
2 7 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Android Development
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) iOS Development
3 5 (35.71%) Mobile Development
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) API Design
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) OOD
7 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) OOP
7 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) Apple Swift
2 3 (21.43%) Objective-C
3 2 (14.29%) Dart
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Atlassian
2 2 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) WorldPay
3 1 (7.14%) Apple