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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 423 442 436
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 7 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.017% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.14% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-21.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
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
3264 2864 3250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.30% 12.30% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2100 1896 2089
Median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 83 92
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 30 September 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
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 30 September 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
City of London +16 2 - -
Bluetooth
England

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 5 (33.33%) Android
4 4 (26.67%) Retail
5 3 (20.00%) Smartphone
5 3 (20.00%) Electronics
5 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (20.00%) Wireless
5 3 (20.00%) HNC
5 3 (20.00%) HND
5 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (20.00%) Android Development
5 3 (20.00%) Apple Swift
5 3 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) API Design
6 2 (13.33%) API Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Google Play
6 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
6 2 (13.33%) Core Data
6 2 (13.33%) Gradle
6 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
6 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (13.33%) Android Studio
6 2 (13.33%) Dart
6 2 (13.33%) Mobile Development
6 2 (13.33%) WorldPay
6 2 (13.33%) Computer Science

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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) ZigBee
3 1 (6.67%) LTE
3 1 (6.67%) RFID
3 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Android Studio
1 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Gradle
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Product Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Android Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Communications Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DSP Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DSP Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Security Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior DSP Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Core Data
1 2 (13.33%) JSON
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
1 2 (13.33%) RESTful
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (20.00%) Android Development
3 3 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) API Design
4 2 (13.33%) API Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Development
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) OOD
4 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
5 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Signal Processing
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Apple Swift
1 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (13.33%) Dart
3 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) HNC
2 3 (20.00%) HND
3 1 (6.67%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) EMC
1 2 (13.33%) Google
1 2 (13.33%) WorldPay