The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 24 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 Brighton 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank - 24 36
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 0.73% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.35% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £365 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £270 £300
% change year-on-year
-31.48% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
33 23 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 18.54% 16.79% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 24
Average daily rate £290 £400 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +16.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £520 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £79.75 £21.42 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+272.40% -2.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
Blackberry
East Sussex

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Blackberry
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
1 2 (100.00%) iPad

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
1 2 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP