The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 85 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 5 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.42% 1.99% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 7.51% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 1
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- £331 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +103.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £229 £201 £250
% change year-on-year
+13.54% -19.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £13.09 £13.95 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.14% -0.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.89 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+3.83% -2.21%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
440 346 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 36.58% 26.43% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 174 121
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £485 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 21
Average hourly rate £15.57 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.02% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.92 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £34.15 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.82% +15.00%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
Milton Keynes -16 3 - - 1
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (33.33%) Android
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 5 (33.33%) MobileIron
4 5 (33.33%) AirWatch
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Phone
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (20.00%) Open Source
6 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (20.00%) BlackBerry OS
6 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Phone 8
6 3 (20.00%) SCCM
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) BYOD
6 3 (20.00%) User Experience
7 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (13.33%) Remedy

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) 3G
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Security Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) BYOD
3 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (6.67%) iPhone
4 1 (6.67%) iPad
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (33.33%) Android
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Phone
5 3 (20.00%) BlackBerry OS
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
7 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (6.67%) Android Development
5 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
5 1 (6.67%) Server Building
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) AirWatch
2 3 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) MobileIron
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Apple
3 2 (13.33%) Remedy
4 1 (6.67%) QNX