The first table below looks at the demand for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bluetooth
Rank 393 411 405
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 15 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.025% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 3
Average daily rate
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£488 £400 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +33.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £285 £320
% change year-on-year
+28.94% -10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £33.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2759 2861 3543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.10% 12.01% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1743 1764 2063
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 126 164
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.87 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.52% +6.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £14.23 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £54.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.98 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.07% -
Bluetooth
England

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bluetooth across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the London region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +28 3 £475 +11.76% 1
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Bluetooth
England

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Bluetooth also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bluetooth.

1 18 (66.67%) Android
2 12 (44.44%) NFC
2 12 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 12 (44.44%) Android Development
3 11 (40.74%) Mobile Commerce
4 10 (37.04%) Apple iOS
5 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
5 8 (29.63%) Java
5 8 (29.63%) Gradle
6 6 (22.22%) Mobile Payment
6 6 (22.22%) iOS Development
6 6 (22.22%) Windows
6 6 (22.22%) Objective-C
6 6 (22.22%) TDD
7 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
7 5 (18.52%) JUnit
7 5 (18.52%) CSS
7 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
7 5 (18.52%) HTML
7 5 (18.52%) HTML5
7 5 (18.52%) Arduino
7 5 (18.52%) Adobe CQ
7 5 (18.52%) jQuery
7 5 (18.52%) Spring
7 5 (18.52%) Ajax
8 4 (14.81%) Apple
8 4 (14.81%) Wireless
9 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
9 3 (11.11%) Analytics

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Bluetooth also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Bluetooth. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) NFC
2 4 (14.81%) Wireless
3 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.70%) VDSL
4 1 (3.70%) RTSP
4 1 (3.70%) LTE
4 1 (3.70%) DLNA
4 1 (3.70%) ADSL
4 1 (3.70%) Broadband
4 1 (3.70%) CDMA
4 1 (3.70%) SMS
4 1 (3.70%) UMTS
4 1 (3.70%) WCDMA
4 1 (3.70%) FTP
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
1 2 (7.41%) SQLite
2 1 (3.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Gradle
2 5 (18.52%) JUnit
3 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.70%) Xcode
5 1 (3.70%) Subversion
5 1 (3.70%) PVCS
5 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.70%) GDB
General
1 2 (7.41%) Law
1 2 (7.41%) Legal
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Android Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Lead Developer
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Management Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Release Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (3.70%) UI Developer
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) iOS Developer
5 1 (3.70%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) CSS
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
1 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
1 5 (18.52%) Spring
1 5 (18.52%) Ajax
1 5 (18.52%) jQuery
1 5 (18.52%) HTML5
2 2 (7.41%) Android SDK
3 1 (3.70%) iOS SDK
3 1 (3.70%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (3.70%) Core Animation
3 1 (3.70%) JSON
3 1 (3.70%) Cocoa
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 6 (22.22%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (18.52%) Arduino
4 2 (7.41%) Animation
4 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Handset
5 1 (3.70%) Streaming Video
5 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
5 1 (3.70%) Blog
5 1 (3.70%) Open Source
5 1 (3.70%) EMV
5 1 (3.70%) Xbox
5 1 (3.70%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Android
2 10 (37.04%) Apple iOS
3 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Android Development
2 11 (40.74%) Mobile Commerce
3 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
4 6 (22.22%) TDD
4 6 (22.22%) iOS Development
5 3 (11.11%) Analytics
5 3 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (7.41%) Document Management
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 1 (3.70%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) B2B
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) Objective-C
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.70%) VBA
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) XAML
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Apple
3 2 (7.41%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter
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