The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Bluetooth skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bluetooth over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Bluetooth
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 158 190
Rank change year-on-year -3 +32  
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.033% 0.030% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £475 £275
% change year-on-year -18.42% +72.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +46.66% -  

Bluetooth is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 350 399 692
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 11.39% 11.79% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 295 502
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 13
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +4.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £17.50 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.73 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

Bluetooth
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Bluetooth as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Bluetooth in the City of London

Bluetooth
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Bluetooth in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Bluetooth in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) RxJava
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) Crashlytics

Bluetooth
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Crashlytics
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Android Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) RxJava
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian