The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.61% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-21.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
Bluetooth
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 97 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.16% 21.80% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 71 25
Median daily rate £500 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £12.35 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+264.37% +12.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Bluetooth
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) ZigBee

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C