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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 122 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -13
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 11 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.39% 0.99% 1.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 3.54% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 23
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£233 £190 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.36% -19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £100 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £260 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £233 £160 £235
% change year-on-year
+45.31% -31.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £27.20 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.20% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.35 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -6.96%
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
688 790 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.41% 28.04% 21.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 390 204
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 33 32
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.90 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £155.35 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 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
Reading +4 5 £233 -2.10%
Bracknell +3 2 - -
Slough - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (46.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (40.63%) Windows XP
6 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
7 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
8 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
9 9 (28.13%) Live Communications Server
9 9 (28.13%) Clustering
9 9 (28.13%) High Availability
10 8 (25.00%) VMware
10 8 (25.00%) Android
10 8 (25.00%) Time Management
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (21.88%) iPhone
11 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
11 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
12 6 (18.75%) SAN
13 5 (15.63%) Citrix
13 5 (15.63%) Symantec
13 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
13 5 (15.63%) vSphere
13 5 (15.63%) iPad
14 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
1 18 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (46.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (28.13%) Live Communications Server
5 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (3.13%) Lync
7 1 (3.13%) IIS
7 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
7 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) SAN
2 4 (12.50%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) DHCP
2 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.38%) Internet
4 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
4 2 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) ADSL
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 7
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Xcode
General
1 2 (6.25%) Back Office
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Messaging Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) Deskside Support
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) X-Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Ajax
2 2 (6.25%) JSON
2 2 (6.25%) jQuery
2 2 (6.25%) HTML5
2 2 (6.25%) CSS3
2 2 (6.25%) PhoneGap
2 2 (6.25%) Sencha Touch
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) CSS
2 2 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Clustering
2 7 (21.88%) iPhone
2 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (15.63%) iPad
4 3 (9.38%) User Experience
5 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.13%) PDA
6 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows XP
3 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (25.00%) Android
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (3.13%) Linux
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) High Availability
2 8 (25.00%) Time Management
3 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.25%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (6.25%) Migration
4 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.13%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) C
3 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) MCP
5 2 (6.25%) MCSE
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) MCSA
6 1 (3.13%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) vSphere
3 3 (9.38%) DFS Replication
3 3 (9.38%) Terminal Services
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) SCCM
2 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
2 3 (9.38%) WSUS
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Citrix
3 5 (15.63%) Symantec
4 3 (9.38%) CA
4 3 (9.38%) Dell
4 3 (9.38%) EMC
4 3 (9.38%) IBM
4 3 (9.38%) Apple
5 2 (6.25%) Sencha
5 2 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (3.13%) Lotus
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco
6 1 (3.13%) Google
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