The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bluetooth
Rank 239 262 259
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 7 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.092% 0.053% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.28% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 £293
% change year-on-year
- +19.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-25.55% +5.88%
Bluetooth
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1536 1782 1898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.11% 18.72% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 959 884
Median daily rate £375 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 122 113
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Bluetooth
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Bluetooth Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Bluetooth across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Bluetooth
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +27 3 - -
East Sussex +4 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - - 1
Bluetooth
England

Bluetooth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 8 (66.67%) RFID
2 5 (41.67%) C
2 5 (41.67%) WLAN
2 5 (41.67%) Embedded C
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) NFC
2 5 (41.67%) LTE
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Firmware
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) 802.15
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) ZigBee
4 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 2 (16.67%) Android
4 2 (16.67%) 802.1X
4 2 (16.67%) Xamarin
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (16.67%) Android Development
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) Dutch Language

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (66.67%) RFID
2 5 (41.67%) LTE
2 5 (41.67%) NFC
2 5 (41.67%) WLAN
3 2 (16.67%) 802.15
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (8.33%) Dutch Language
1 1 (8.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Radio Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Xamarin Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Android Development
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
1 5 (41.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix
1 2 (16.67%) Xamarin
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