Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 19 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 80 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - -
Contract jobs citing Bluetooth 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.11% 0.54% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.66% 2.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median daily rate - - -
Wales median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
South Wales median hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.73% - -
Wales median hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year -22.73% - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 152 209 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 16.24% 18.69% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 141 175
South Wales median daily rate £316 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.94% +21.21% -12.00%
10th Percentile £153 £206 £216
90th Percentile £450 £506 £475
Wales median daily rate £310 £400 £341
% change year-on-year -22.50% +17.22% -9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 5
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +100.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £12.43 £12.75 £11.03
90th Percentile £35.69 £77.50 £27.80
Wales median hourly rate £12.86 £28.00 £10.75
% change year-on-year -54.07% +160.47% -32.28%

Bluetooth
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Bluetooth in South Wales

Bluetooth
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Bluetooth in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Bluetooth.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development

Bluetooth
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++