Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 161 149
Rank change year-on-year +19 -12 -
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.028% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% 0.17% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Manchester median daily rate £350 - £425
10th Percentile £325 - £413
90th Percentile £495 - £438
North West median daily rate £350 £330 £425
% change year-on-year +6.06% -22.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £35.50
North West median hourly rate - - £34.00

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 383 575 472
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.97% 16.20% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 333 262
Manchester median daily rate £385 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £115 £209 £205
90th Percentile £538 £546 £512
North West median daily rate £386 £409 £375
% change year-on-year -5.50% +9.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 28 34
Manchester median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +15.05% -17.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.05 £10.48
90th Percentile £41.00 £40.00 £31.80
North West median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £16.92
% change year-on-year +1.56% -5.44% -10.95%

Bluetooth
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Bluetooth as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Bluetooth in Manchester

Bluetooth
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Bluetooth in Manchester

Bluetooth
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Bluetooth in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Bluetooth in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) NFC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Material Design
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development

Bluetooth
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) NFC
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Material Design
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Google