The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 111 76 102
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +26
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 10 50 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 2.04% 1.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.88% 9.36% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 25 21
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£425 £335 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% +21.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £250 £280
% change year-on-year
-24.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £18.36 £14.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.84% -5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
531 534 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.20% 21.83% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 223 251
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £516 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 28
Average hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% -49.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.53 £9.39 £14.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.05 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Blackberry across the Berkshire region.

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Berkshire region.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -8 4 £425 +13.33%
Slough +2 1 - -
Bracknell -9 1 £150 -31.81%
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry.

1 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
3 18 (36.73%) Android
4 17 (34.69%) Windows 7
5 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
6 15 (30.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (30.61%) Apple iOS
7 12 (24.49%) iPhone
8 11 (22.45%) Mobile Device Management
8 11 (22.45%) MS Office
8 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
8 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
9 10 (20.41%) ITIL
9 10 (20.41%) VPN
10 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (16.33%) Mobile App
11 8 (16.33%) Degree
11 8 (16.33%) MobileIron
11 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
11 8 (16.33%) Citrix
12 7 (14.29%) HTML
12 7 (14.29%) XML
12 7 (14.29%) Finance
12 7 (14.29%) VMware
12 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
13 6 (12.24%) HTML5
13 6 (12.24%) JSON
13 6 (12.24%) iOS Development

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Blackberry also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Blackberry. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (30.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
3 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
5 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (4.08%) CMS
7 2 (4.08%) IIS
8 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
8 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Office
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) VPN
2 6 (12.24%) SAN
3 4 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (8.16%) LAN
4 3 (6.12%) VoIP
4 3 (6.12%) DNS
4 3 (6.12%) DHCP
4 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.08%) WCDMA
5 2 (4.08%) Wireshark
5 2 (4.08%) HSPA
5 2 (4.08%) LTE
5 2 (4.08%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) RTCP
6 1 (2.04%) RTP
6 1 (2.04%) Wireless
6 1 (2.04%) VLAN
6 1 (2.04%) LDAP
6 1 (2.04%) WAN
6 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Subversion
1 5 (10.20%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.04%) JMeter
2 1 (2.04%) Selenium
2 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.04%) LoadUI
General
1 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Publishing
4 2 (4.08%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Back Office
5 1 (2.04%) Games
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Service Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Developer
5 5 (10.20%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (10.20%) Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Desktop Support
5 5 (10.20%) Web Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Mobile Web Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Mobility Specialist
6 4 (8.16%) Applications Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) HTML
1 7 (14.29%) XML
2 6 (12.24%) Web Services
2 6 (12.24%) CSS
2 6 (12.24%) SOAP
2 6 (12.24%) Ajax
2 6 (12.24%) JSON
2 6 (12.24%) HTML5
3 5 (10.20%) REST
3 5 (10.20%) CSS3
3 5 (10.20%) Sencha Touch
3 5 (10.20%) jQuery
4 2 (4.08%) Struts2
4 2 (4.08%) Struts
4 2 (4.08%) Spring
5 1 (2.04%) WAP
5 1 (2.04%) SyncML
5 1 (2.04%) .NET
5 1 (2.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) iPhone
2 8 (16.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (12.24%) Handset
4 4 (8.16%) iPad
5 3 (6.12%) Clustering
5 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
5 3 (6.12%) Smartphone
6 2 (4.08%) Device Driver
6 2 (4.08%) Open Source
7 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.04%) FMCG
7 1 (2.04%) GIS
7 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.04%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Android
3 17 (34.69%) Windows 7
4 15 (30.61%) Apple iOS
5 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.20%) Windows 8
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.12%) Windows Phone
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.04%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Mobile Device Management
2 10 (20.41%) ITIL
3 6 (12.24%) iOS Development
4 5 (10.20%) Android Development
4 5 (10.20%) OO
5 4 (8.16%) Service Management
5 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.16%) Change Control
5 4 (8.16%) Data Security
5 4 (8.16%) Time Management
6 3 (6.12%) Web Development
6 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.12%) ITSM
7 2 (4.08%) Validation
7 2 (4.08%) Content Management
7 2 (4.08%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.04%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.04%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.08%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) MCP
4 3 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.08%) MCSD
5 2 (4.08%) MCSE
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
1 5 (10.20%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.16%) XenApp
4 3 (6.12%) Terminal Services
4 3 (6.12%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) NetBackup
2 5 (10.20%) SCCM
2 5 (10.20%) SCOM
3 3 (6.12%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.12%) ARCserve
3 3 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.33%) Citrix
2 8 (16.33%) MobileIron
3 7 (14.29%) VMware
4 6 (12.24%) Apple
5 5 (10.20%) Sencha
6 4 (8.16%) CODA
6 4 (8.16%) Symantec
7 3 (6.12%) Remedy
7 3 (6.12%) HP
7 3 (6.12%) SAP
8 2 (4.08%) Cisco
8 2 (4.08%) Avaya
8 2 (4.08%) Fujitsu
9 1 (2.04%) EMC
9 1 (2.04%) McAfee
9 1 (2.04%) ESRI
9 1 (2.04%) Juniper
9 1 (2.04%) NetApp
9 1 (2.04%) Lotus
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