The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Bluetooth
Wales / South Wales
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.21% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £475 £265
% change year-on-year
-14.47% +79.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £45.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
-17.22% +4.04%

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 102 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.07% 20.16% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 84 67
Median daily rate £375 £330 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £215 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Bluetooth
Top 4 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware
1 4 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching

Bluetooth
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Firmware