The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry 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 over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 128 120 103
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 85 79 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.46% 1.37% 1.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.88% 3.66% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 39 62
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£225 £220 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -32.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £122 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £367 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £200 £250
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 26
Average hourly rate £17.98 £14.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -34.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £11.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.68 £18.10 £30.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Blackberry
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2192 2159 2709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.72% 37.43% 38.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1745 1563 1987
Average daily rate £475 £470 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 43 71
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £36.50 £47.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.66 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +5.00%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Blackberry
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 across the City of London region.

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 117 (77.48%) Windows
2 75 (49.67%) Active Directory
2 75 (49.67%) Windows 7
3 74 (49.01%) Finance
4 56 (37.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 55 (36.42%) Microsoft
6 51 (33.77%) MS Office
7 47 (31.13%) Citrix
8 39 (25.83%) MS Exchange
9 34 (22.52%) ITIL
10 32 (21.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 31 (20.53%) Banking
11 31 (20.53%) Windows XP
12 29 (19.21%) iPhone
13 25 (16.56%) iPad
14 24 (15.89%) Cisco
15 23 (15.23%) Android
16 22 (14.57%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (14.57%) Firewall
16 22 (14.57%) MS Excel
17 21 (13.91%) VMware
17 21 (13.91%) Apple iOS
18 19 (12.58%) LAN
18 19 (12.58%) Service Management
18 19 (12.58%) Apple
19 18 (11.92%) Reuters
19 18 (11.92%) Bloomberg
19 18 (11.92%) WAN
19 18 (11.92%) Windows 8
20 15 (9.93%) XenApp

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 56 (37.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 39 (25.83%) MS Exchange
3 14 (9.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (8.61%) Lync
5 6 (3.97%) IBM Notes
6 5 (3.31%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (2.65%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.99%) IIS
8 3 (1.99%) WorkSite
9 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 51 (33.77%) MS Office
2 22 (14.57%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) assyst
2 1 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.66%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.57%) Firewall
2 19 (12.58%) LAN
3 18 (11.92%) WAN
4 14 (9.27%) TCP/IP
5 13 (8.61%) DNS
6 10 (6.62%) BIG-IP
6 10 (6.62%) VPN
6 10 (6.62%) MPLS
6 10 (6.62%) DSL
7 9 (5.96%) SAN
8 7 (4.64%) DHCP
9 6 (3.97%) Internet
10 4 (2.65%) Network Security
10 4 (2.65%) SMTP
10 4 (2.65%) LDAP
11 3 (1.99%) VoIP
11 3 (1.99%) FTP
11 3 (1.99%) NAS
11 3 (1.99%) NFC
12 2 (1.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.31%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.66%) Xcode
1 1 (0.66%) Subversion
1 1 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 74 (49.01%) Finance
2 31 (20.53%) Banking
3 12 (7.95%) Law
4 11 (7.28%) Legal
4 11 (7.28%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.30%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.97%) Financial Institution
7 5 (3.31%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.32%) Back Office
9 1 (0.66%) Front Office
9 1 (0.66%) Publishing
9 1 (0.66%) Games
9 1 (0.66%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (29.14%) Analyst
2 24 (15.89%) Desktop Support
3 19 (12.58%) Support Engineer
4 17 (11.26%) Service Analyst
4 17 (11.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 17 (11.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 13 (8.61%) Support Analyst
6 12 (7.95%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (7.28%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 9 (5.96%) Help Desk Engineer
9 7 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.64%) Architect
10 6 (3.97%) Developer
10 6 (3.97%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (3.97%) Administrator
10 6 (3.97%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 6 (3.97%) Desktop Analyst
10 6 (3.97%) Operations Analyst
11 5 (3.31%) Messaging Specialist
11 5 (3.31%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.64%) MEAP
2 5 (3.31%) HTML
2 5 (3.31%) HTML5
3 4 (2.65%) CSS3
3 4 (2.65%) CSS
3 4 (2.65%) Android SDK
4 3 (1.99%) Cocoa
4 3 (1.99%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (1.32%) Middleware
6 1 (0.66%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.66%) iOS SDK
6 1 (0.66%) REST
6 1 (0.66%) .NET
6 1 (0.66%) COM
6 1 (0.66%) JSON
6 1 (0.66%) Qt
6 1 (0.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.66%) SOAP
6 1 (0.66%) STL
6 1 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.21%) iPhone
2 25 (16.56%) iPad
3 11 (7.28%) Mobile App
3 11 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.64%) Fat Client
4 7 (4.64%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.65%) Handset
5 4 (2.65%) Clustering
5 4 (2.65%) PKI
5 4 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.65%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.65%) BYOD
5 4 (2.65%) User Experience
6 3 (1.99%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.99%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.32%) NHS
8 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.66%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.66%) PDA
8 1 (0.66%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 117 (77.48%) Windows
2 75 (49.67%) Windows 7
3 32 (21.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (20.53%) Windows XP
5 23 (15.23%) Android
6 22 (14.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (13.91%) Apple iOS
8 18 (11.92%) Windows 8
9 10 (6.62%) Mac OS X
10 7 (4.64%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (2.65%) UNIX
11 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.32%) Windows Phone
12 2 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.32%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.32%) Linux
13 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.52%) ITIL
2 19 (12.58%) Service Management
3 11 (7.28%) Project Management
3 11 (7.28%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (6.62%) BCP
4 10 (6.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (5.96%) Business Continuity
5 9 (5.96%) Performance Management
6 8 (5.30%) Problem Management
6 8 (5.30%) Business Continuity Planning
6 8 (5.30%) ITSM
6 8 (5.30%) iOS Development
7 7 (4.64%) Incident Management
8 6 (3.97%) Software Deployment
8 6 (3.97%) Migration
9 5 (3.31%) Data Protection
10 4 (2.65%) Software Distribution
10 4 (2.65%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (2.65%) Data Management
10 4 (2.65%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.97%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.31%) Objective-C
2 5 (3.31%) SQL
3 1 (0.66%) VBA
3 1 (0.66%) C
3 1 (0.66%) C++
3 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.66%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 12 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.62%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.64%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.97%) MCSE
5 5 (3.31%) Degree
6 3 (1.99%) MCSA
7 2 (1.32%) CCNP
7 2 (1.32%) CISSP
7 2 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.32%) MCP
7 2 (1.32%) PMP
7 2 (1.32%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.32%) MOS
8 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.66%) MCDST
8 1 (0.66%) MCTS
8 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.66%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.28%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (49.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.93%) XenApp
3 11 (7.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (6.62%) NLBS
5 5 (3.31%) NDS
6 4 (2.65%) Xen
6 4 (2.65%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.66%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (6.62%) WSUS
2 7 (4.64%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (3.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (3.97%) SCCM
4 3 (1.99%) SCOM
4 3 (1.99%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.32%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.66%) SCSM
6 1 (0.66%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.66%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 55 (36.42%) Microsoft
2 47 (31.13%) Citrix
3 24 (15.89%) Cisco
4 21 (13.91%) VMware
5 19 (12.58%) Apple
6 18 (11.92%) Reuters
6 18 (11.92%) Bloomberg
7 13 (8.61%) CheckPoint
8 12 (7.95%) McAfee
9 11 (7.28%) HP
10 9 (5.96%) Altiris
11 8 (5.30%) FactSet
12 7 (4.64%) Sophos
13 6 (3.97%) Lotus
13 6 (3.97%) Symantec
14 5 (3.31%) Dell
15 4 (2.65%) Avaya
15 4 (2.65%) MobileIron
16 3 (1.99%) Clearswift
16 3 (1.99%) Veritas
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