Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Bluetooth skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Bluetooth over the 6 months to 25 April 2018 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 132 136
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 0 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.27% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
East Midlands median daily rate - £438 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.05% -20.54%
England median daily rate £350 £430 £363
% change year-on-year -18.60% +18.62% +29.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £35.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% +5.88%

Bluetooth is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 395 397 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.25% 12.91% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 240 234
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £314 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.55% -3.46% -
10th Percentile £126 £140 £172
90th Percentile £525 £476 £488
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 24
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £19.44 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.97% +29.58% -6.25%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.26 £11.08
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £38.38
England median hourly rate £19.76 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -8.09% -14.00% +13.64%

Bluetooth
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Bluetooth as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Bluetooth in the East Midlands

Bluetooth
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bluetooth in the East Midlands