Period
to 27 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 27 January 2020 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 79 107
Rank change year-on-year +28 +28 -
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.37% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 0.96% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £360 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.77% - -
South East median daily rate £300 £475 £485
% change year-on-year -36.84% -2.06% +38.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 - £32.50
10th Percentile £46.25 - £31.25
90th Percentile £48.75 - £33.75
South East median hourly rate £47.50 - £32.50

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 84 104 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 15.53% 11.34% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 70 165
Oxfordshire median daily rate £300 £405 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.93% +4.52% -3.13%
10th Percentile £141 £261 £172
90th Percentile £540 £578 £519
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 4
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.14% -28.57% +22.50%
10th Percentile £14.00 £16.25 £11.94
90th Percentile £127.75 £34.25 £122.13
South East median hourly rate £34.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +72.50% +14.29% -20.90%

Bluetooth
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Bluetooth in Oxfordshire

Bluetooth
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bluetooth in Oxfordshire

Bluetooth
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Bluetooth within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 27 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon - 1 £360 -
Bluetooth
South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Bluetooth also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) ThreadX
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) 5G
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Renesas
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) 3G

Bluetooth
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) 5G
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Renesas