The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 49 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 19 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.49% 1.19% 1.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.72% 3.66% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 1
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£150 £160 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -46.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £203 £275 £265
% change year-on-year
-26.36% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.95
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +0.31%
Blackberry
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
218 246 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.57% 32.45% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 116 92
Average daily rate £300 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £169 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £452 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 27 44
Average hourly rate £26.50 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.16% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.88 £12.00 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.53 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -36.36%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +6 19 £150 - 5
Blackberry
East of England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 21 (80.77%) ITIL
3 14 (53.85%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 12 (46.15%) Remedy
5 11 (42.31%) Finance
5 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
6 9 (34.62%) Citrix
7 8 (30.77%) MCP
7 8 (30.77%) Incident Management
8 6 (23.08%) Mitel
8 6 (23.08%) VMware
8 6 (23.08%) Firewall
8 6 (23.08%) Symantec
8 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
8 6 (23.08%) ISO 9001
9 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
9 5 (19.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco
9 5 (19.23%) ADSL
9 5 (19.23%) Broadband
9 5 (19.23%) Advertising
10 4 (15.38%) Service Management
10 4 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
10 4 (15.38%) Linux
10 4 (15.38%) VPN
10 4 (15.38%) BMC
10 4 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (15.38%) Video Conferencing

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) ADSL
2 5 (19.23%) Broadband
3 4 (15.38%) VPN
4 3 (11.54%) VoIP
5 2 (7.69%) WAN
5 2 (7.69%) LAN
5 2 (7.69%) DNS
5 2 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Service Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Service Desk Technician
4 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Wintel Support
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Wintel Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support
6 1 (3.85%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (7.69%) PKI
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
3 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) UNIX
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Incident Management
3 4 (15.38%) Service Management
3 4 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) MOS
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) MCSA
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (11.54%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (7.69%) WSUS
3 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.69%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Remedy
3 9 (34.62%) Citrix
4 6 (23.08%) Mitel
4 6 (23.08%) VMware
4 6 (23.08%) Symantec
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco
6 4 (15.38%) BMC
7 3 (11.54%) Nokia
7 3 (11.54%) Apple
7 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
8 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle
9 1 (3.85%) MobileIron
9 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
9 1 (3.85%) Polycom
9 1 (3.85%) HP
9 1 (3.85%) Dell
9 1 (3.85%) Lotus
9 1 (3.85%) Altiris
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