The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 28 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
28 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 Manchester - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £47.50 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +34.75%
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 Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
287 193 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.51% 11.91% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 93 68
Median daily rate £375 £303 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.96% -5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 14
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -63.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Bluetooth
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Bluetooth Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester