The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank - 122 -
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.038% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £265 -
% change year-on-year
+79.24% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £43.25 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+21.38% +53.09%
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
348 349 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.83% 13.16% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 165 88
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £160 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 12
Average hourly rate £16.50 £29.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.06% +40.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Bluetooth across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland