The table below looks at the statistics for Bluetooth skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Bluetooth
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 £285
% change year-on-year
- +31.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+58.33% -1.63%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
262 394 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.89% 16.05% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 196 138
Average daily rate £320 £315 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £155 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 35
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.78 £35.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

Bluetooth
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Bluetooth Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Bluetooth
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Bluetooth Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Bluetooth
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Bluetooth Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands