The first table below looks at the demand for BlackBerry OS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BlackBerry OS over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Operating Systems category for the City of London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BlackBerry OS
Rank - 192 -
Contract jobs citing BlackBerry OS 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.080% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £455 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £100 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-69.69% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1273 1280 1532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 19.72% 20.54% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 872 1006
Average daily rate £400 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 74 92
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £135.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
BlackBerry OS
London

BlackBerry OS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BlackBerry OS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

BlackBerry OS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

BlackBerry OS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BlackBerry OS across the City of London region.

BlackBerry OS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London