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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 422 415 402
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 11 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.040% 0.081%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.30% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 16
Median daily rate £325 £355 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% -25.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £338 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +191.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
Bluetooth
England

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
2935 2999 2814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.88% 13.40% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2048 1917 1857
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 84 86
Median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bluetooth across the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Bluetooth Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 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 London region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 19 (65.52%) Wi-Fi
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 13 (44.83%) ZigBee
4 12 (41.38%) C
4 12 (41.38%) C++
4 12 (41.38%) HTML
4 12 (41.38%) CSS
4 12 (41.38%) Python
4 12 (41.38%) HTTP
4 12 (41.38%) Internet
5 11 (37.93%) 802.15
5 11 (37.93%) X.509
5 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
5 11 (37.93%) SSL
5 11 (37.93%) Ajax
5 11 (37.93%) Perl
5 11 (37.93%) JSON
5 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
5 11 (37.93%) REST
5 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
5 11 (37.93%) 802.1X
6 9 (31.03%) Internet of Things
7 8 (27.59%) High Availability
7 8 (27.59%) Apple iOS
8 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (20.69%) iOS Development
9 6 (20.69%) EMC
10 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
10 4 (13.79%) Retail

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:

Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) Wi-Fi
2 13 (44.83%) ZigBee
3 12 (41.38%) HTTP
3 12 (41.38%) Internet
4 11 (37.93%) 802.15
4 11 (37.93%) SSL
4 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
4 11 (37.93%) X.509
5 2 (6.90%) NFC
6 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.45%) RS-232
6 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (13.79%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Python Developer
3 6 (20.69%) iOS Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Tester
4 5 (17.24%) Compliance Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Android Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Android Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) iOS Android Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Principal Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Product Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) CSS
1 12 (41.38%) HTML
2 11 (37.93%) 802.1X
2 11 (37.93%) Ajax
2 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
2 11 (37.93%) JSON
2 11 (37.93%) REST
3 2 (6.90%) Android SDK
3 2 (6.90%) iOS SDK
4 1 (3.45%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Internet of Things
2 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.79%) STB
4 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) High Availability
3 6 (20.69%) iOS Development
4 3 (10.34%) Android Development
5 2 (6.90%) API Integration
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.90%) Kanban
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile Development
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Analytics
6 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.45%) Market Research
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) C
2 12 (41.38%) C++
2 12 (41.38%) Python
3 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
3 11 (37.93%) Perl
4 3 (10.34%) Apple Swift
4 3 (10.34%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) Objective-C
5 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) EMC
2 3 (10.34%) Google
3 2 (6.90%) Apple