The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 - - 133
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
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
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
372 316 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.83% 9.87% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 133 207
Median daily rate £330 £315 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 17
Median hourly rate £41.00 £13.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+209.43% -26.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £29.17 £38.50
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 Scotland

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland