The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Bridgend 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 11 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bridgend 6.25% 50.00% 8.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 66.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £90
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £233 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.43% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
Miscellaneous Category
Bridgend
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bridgend 9.38% 50.00% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £90
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Blackberry
South Wales

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Bridgend

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Bridgend

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Bridgend

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Bridgend

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bridgend 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) HP

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bridgend 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (40.00%) ARCserve
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee
2 2 (40.00%) Sophos