The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 30 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.61% 0.40% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.35% 2.33% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£269 £210 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £183 £170 £281
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -39.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
92 43 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 37.10% 17.41% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 27 13
Average daily rate £338 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Average hourly rate £25.13 £25.00 £16.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.50% +52.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.13 £13.17 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £25.60 £24.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Blackberry
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (100.00%) Clustering
1 6 (100.00%) Live Communications Server
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) High Availability
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Internet

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (100.00%) Live Communications Server
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Messaging Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Clustering
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft