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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 69 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 5 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.64% 1.17% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.38% 4.69% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £148 £118
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £203 £252
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.89 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.83% -0.68%
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
148 192 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.07% 25.03% 32.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 102 97
Average daily rate £325 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 15
Average hourly rate £23.50 £26.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% -26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £21.00 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.95 £45.00 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%

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 2 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridge -12 4 - - 1
Peterborough - 1 - -
Blackberry
East of England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (75.00%) Citrix
3 14 (70.00%) Windows
4 13 (65.00%) ITIL
5 12 (60.00%) MS Office
6 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
7 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 10 (50.00%) SLA
8 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
9 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
9 7 (35.00%) Remedy
9 7 (35.00%) BYOD
10 6 (30.00%) WorldPay
10 6 (30.00%) Finance
11 5 (25.00%) VMware
11 5 (25.00%) iPad
11 5 (25.00%) iPhone
11 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
12 3 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (15.00%) Altiris
12 3 (15.00%) Symantec
12 3 (15.00%) WebEx
13 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
13 2 (10.00%) BlackBerry OS
13 2 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 2 (10.00%) DameWare
13 2 (10.00%) Service Management
13 2 (10.00%) Application Packaging

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Office
2 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) WebEx
2 2 (10.00%) VPN
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (40.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (30.00%) Help Desk Support
4 6 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (30.00%) Service Analyst
5 5 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
6 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) BYOD
2 5 (25.00%) iPhone
2 5 (25.00%) iPad
3 2 (10.00%) EPoS
4 1 (5.00%) Handset
4 1 (5.00%) CMDB
4 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (10.00%) BlackBerry OS
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Android
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX
6 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MOS
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (10.00%) DameWare
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.00%) XenMobile
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (75.00%) Citrix
3 7 (35.00%) Remedy
4 6 (30.00%) WorldPay
5 5 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (15.00%) Altiris
6 3 (15.00%) Symantec
7 2 (10.00%) LANDesk
7 2 (10.00%) BMC
8 1 (5.00%) Nokia
8 1 (5.00%) Apple
8 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco
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