The 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 107 111 82
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 5 15 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.61% 1.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 2.10% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 21
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£438 £425 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +93.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £137 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £205 £263
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -21.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.36 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +9.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £18.36 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £18.36 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.89 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.83% -0.68%
Blackberry
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
762 714 730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.05% 29.26% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 350 274
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 33
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.68 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.96% +0.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £9.73 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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
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 3 July 2015. 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
Newbury -2 2 - -
Slough +4 1 - - 1
Bracknell -5 1 £400 +86.04%
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) SCCM
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (30.77%) Remedy
4 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
5 3 (23.08%) Android
5 3 (23.08%) iPhone
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Time Management
6 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) iPad
6 2 (15.38%) Sencha

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Xcode
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Web Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Applications Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) JSON
1 3 (23.08%) CSS3
1 3 (23.08%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) PhoneGap
2 2 (15.38%) Sencha Touch
2 2 (15.38%) Ajax
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) J2ME
3 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
3 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
3 1 (7.69%) Android SDK
3 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) iPhone
2 2 (15.38%) iPad
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
3 3 (23.08%) Android
3 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Time Management
1 2 (15.38%) High Availability
1 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
2 1 (7.69%) Android Development
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
2 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
2 1 (7.69%) Server Building
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) OO
2 1 (7.69%) Validation
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Information Security
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCP
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Remedy
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Google
4 2 (15.38%) Sencha
4 2 (15.38%) Apple
5 1 (7.69%) Lotus
Slough
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