The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 67 66 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.57% 0.13% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.20% 0.55% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
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£115 - £190
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 - £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 - £199
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £155 £260
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -40.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -6.06%
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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 Bristol region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
227 181 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.91% 23.54% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 129 79
Average daily rate £390 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 13
Average hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +109.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £26.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £47.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) MS Exchange
3 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 7 (38.89%) SLA
4 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) DNS
6 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
6 5 (27.78%) MS Office
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (27.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (27.78%) Android
6 5 (27.78%) iPhone
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (16.67%) Intel
8 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 3 (16.67%) Backup Exec
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 3 (16.67%) IronPort
8 3 (16.67%) LANDesk
8 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
8 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (16.67%) iPad
8 3 (16.67%) RightFax
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 8

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (72.22%) MS Exchange
2 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (27.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
6 2 (11.11%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 1 (5.56%) CMS
7 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) WLAN
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (11.11%) Wintel Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Messaging Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) SyncML
1 1 (5.56%) WAP
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) iPhone
2 3 (16.67%) iPad
3 2 (11.11%) Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) Streaming Video
4 1 (5.56%) DTV
4 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (27.78%) Android
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.56%) bada
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Practice Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITSM
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.56%) Document Management
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCDST
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) XenApp
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Server
3 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.56%) ARCserve
3 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Citrix
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Intel
3 3 (16.67%) IronPort
3 3 (16.67%) LANDesk
3 3 (16.67%) RightFax
4 2 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (11.11%) Veeam
4 2 (11.11%) Juniper
4 2 (11.11%) Lotus
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) Open Text
5 1 (5.56%) McAfee
5 1 (5.56%) Symbian
5 1 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Mitel