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 25 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
25 May 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 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+37.03% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
285 230 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.63% 15.15% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 111 49
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 9
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

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

Bluetooth
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 8 (100.00%) System Testing
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) C Software Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) System Testing
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared