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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 112 86 126
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +40
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 13 43 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.53% 1.70% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.88% 6.83% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 29 12
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£400 £425 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £201 £275 £265
% change year-on-year
-26.81% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Average hourly rate £10.50 £19.25 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
693 630 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.34% 24.91% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 310 294
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 27
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -20.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.77 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £41.10 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Slough -3 4 - - 1
Bracknell -1 2 - -
Newbury - - - -
Reading - - - -
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
3 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 15 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
7 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
8 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (27.78%) MS Office
9 10 (27.78%) SAN
10 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (25.00%) VMware
10 9 (25.00%) Android
11 8 (22.22%) iPhone
11 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (19.44%) NetBackup
12 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (19.44%) iPad
12 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
13 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
13 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
13 6 (16.67%) Citrix
13 6 (16.67%) VPN
14 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
14 5 (13.89%) Terminal Services
14 5 (13.89%) Symantec
14 5 (13.89%) Clustering

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 15 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (5.56%) IIS
8 2 (5.56%) IBM Notes
8 2 (5.56%) Live Communications Server
8 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (27.78%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) SAN
2 6 (16.67%) VPN
3 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.11%) DHCP
4 4 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 4 (11.11%) Internet
4 4 (11.11%) DNS
5 3 (8.33%) LAN
6 2 (5.56%) VoIP
6 2 (5.56%) WAN
6 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.78%) Wireless
7 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.78%) HSPA
7 1 (2.78%) LTE
7 1 (2.78%) RTCP
7 1 (2.78%) RTP
7 1 (2.78%) WCDMA
7 1 (2.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 7
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JMeter
1 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.78%) LoadUI
General
1 4 (11.11%) Back Office
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) Analyst
1 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Architect
2 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Wintel Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Deskside Support
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.78%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
1 2 (5.56%) X-Windows
1 2 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) WAP
2 1 (2.78%) SyncML
2 1 (2.78%) Ajax
2 1 (2.78%) JSON
2 1 (2.78%) HTML5
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) J2EE
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (2.78%) SOAP
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) iPhone
2 7 (19.44%) iPad
3 5 (13.89%) Clustering
4 4 (11.11%) Handset
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.78%) GIS
6 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.78%) FMCG
6 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
3 9 (25.00%) Android
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Phone
9 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Migration
2 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 3 (8.33%) Change Control
3 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.33%) Time Management
4 2 (5.56%) Data Security
4 2 (5.56%) High Availability
4 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.78%) Resource Management
5 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.78%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.78%) MVC
5 1 (2.78%) Validation
5 1 (2.78%) ITSM
5 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.78%) Project Management
5 1 (2.78%) Service Management
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) MCP
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) MCSD
4 2 (5.56%) MCSE
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.89%) Terminal Services
3 5 (13.89%) vSphere
4 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.33%) XenApp
5 3 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (5.56%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.33%) ARCserve
2 3 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.56%) WSUS
3 2 (5.56%) SCCM
4 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) Citrix
4 5 (13.89%) Symantec
5 4 (11.11%) Apple
6 3 (8.33%) MobileIron
7 2 (5.56%) IBM
7 2 (5.56%) Dell
7 2 (5.56%) EMC
7 2 (5.56%) Remedy
7 2 (5.56%) Avaya
7 2 (5.56%) CA
7 2 (5.56%) Lotus
8 1 (2.78%) HP
8 1 (2.78%) SAP
8 1 (2.78%) Symbian
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco
8 1 (2.78%) ESRI
8 1 (2.78%) Fujitsu
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