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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 115 117 113
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 38 72 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.21% 1.40% 1.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.00% 3.63% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 32 60
Average daily rate £196 £180 £203
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £135 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £447 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £225 £150
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 17
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.16 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.96 £12.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £23.50 £20.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
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
1265 1981 2332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.21% 38.53% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1553 1689
Average daily rate £500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 36
Average hourly rate £19.99 £17.87 £21.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.89% -15.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £27.37 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 74 (87.06%) Windows
2 51 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 39 (45.88%) MS Office
3 39 (45.88%) Finance
4 38 (44.71%) Active Directory
5 32 (37.65%) Citrix
6 27 (31.76%) ITIL
7 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (25.88%) SCCM
10 19 (22.35%) Bloomberg
10 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
11 18 (21.18%) Windows XP
11 18 (21.18%) iPad
11 18 (21.18%) Apple iOS
12 17 (20.00%) Android
12 17 (20.00%) Banking
12 17 (20.00%) Reuters
13 16 (18.82%) MS Excel
14 15 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (16.47%) MCSE
16 13 (15.29%) MCP
16 13 (15.29%) MCDST
16 13 (15.29%) XenApp
17 12 (14.12%) Windows 2000 Server
17 12 (14.12%) VMware
17 12 (14.12%) Windows Server
18 11 (12.94%) SharePoint
18 11 (12.94%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (12.94%) SharePoint
3 10 (11.76%) MS Exchange
4 9 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (9.41%) Skype for Business
6 6 (7.06%) IBM Notes
7 3 (3.53%) IIS
8 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (45.88%) MS Office
2 16 (18.82%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Eikon
2 1 (1.18%) assyst
2 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) WAN
2 6 (7.06%) LAN
2 6 (7.06%) WebEx
3 4 (4.71%) Skype
4 3 (3.53%) DHCP
4 3 (3.53%) DNS
5 2 (2.35%) 3G
5 2 (2.35%) Internet
5 2 (2.35%) Intranet
5 2 (2.35%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.35%) VoIP
5 2 (2.35%) VPN
6 1 (1.18%) Firewall
6 1 (1.18%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.18%) NFC
6 1 (1.18%) PBX
6 1 (1.18%) SAN
6 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) JIRA
2 3 (3.53%) Appium
2 3 (3.53%) Calabash
2 3 (3.53%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.53%) JBehave
2 3 (3.53%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.18%) JUnit
3 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.18%) Xcode
General
1 39 (45.88%) Finance
2 17 (20.00%) Banking
3 8 (9.41%) Law
4 6 (7.06%) Retail
4 6 (7.06%) Retail Banking
5 5 (5.88%) Legal
6 4 (4.71%) Spanish Language
7 3 (3.53%) Front Office
7 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (35.29%) Analyst
2 25 (29.41%) Desktop Support
3 17 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 16 (18.82%) Support Engineer
5 14 (16.47%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (15.29%) Desktop Engineer
7 10 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 10 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 9 (10.59%) Desktop Analyst
8 9 (10.59%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 8 (9.41%) Service Analyst
9 8 (9.41%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (8.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 7 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (8.24%) Citrix Analyst
10 7 (8.24%) Citrix Support
10 7 (8.24%) Citrix Support Analyst
11 6 (7.06%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (7.06%) Service Desk Support
12 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) Android SDK
1 1 (1.18%) Cocoa
1 1 (1.18%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (1.18%) CSS
1 1 (1.18%) CSS3
1 1 (1.18%) HTML
1 1 (1.18%) HTML5
1 1 (1.18%) Java EE
1 1 (1.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.18%) iPad
2 9 (10.59%) iPhone
3 8 (9.41%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (7.06%) BYOD
4 6 (7.06%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.71%) NHS
6 3 (3.53%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.53%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.35%) Handset
7 2 (2.35%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.35%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.18%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.18%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.18%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.18%) PDA
8 1 (1.18%) SecurID
8 1 (1.18%) Social Network
8 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 74 (87.06%) Windows
2 51 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (21.18%) Apple iOS
5 18 (21.18%) Windows XP
6 17 (20.00%) Android
7 12 (14.12%) Windows 2000 Server
7 12 (14.12%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.76%) ITIL
2 6 (7.06%) Incident Management
3 5 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (4.71%) Business Analysis
4 4 (4.71%) Project Management
4 4 (4.71%) Scrum
5 3 (3.53%) Capacity Management
5 3 (3.53%) Change Management
5 3 (3.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (3.53%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (3.53%) Data Management
5 3 (3.53%) Document Management
5 3 (3.53%) ITIL V3
5 3 (3.53%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.53%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (3.53%) Regression Testing
5 3 (3.53%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (2.35%) Coaching
6 2 (2.35%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.06%) PowerShell
1 6 (7.06%) SQL
2 2 (2.35%) Java
3 1 (1.18%) C#
3 1 (1.18%) C++
3 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) MCSE
1 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (15.29%) MCDST
2 13 (15.29%) MCP
3 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.18%) Degree
5 1 (1.18%) ISEB
5 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.18%) MCSA
5 1 (1.18%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (44.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.29%) XenApp
3 6 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.53%) BitLocker
4 3 (3.53%) ISA Server
4 3 (3.53%) Xen
5 2 (2.35%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.18%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (25.88%) SCCM
2 1 (1.18%) Casper Suite
2 1 (1.18%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.18%) SCOM
2 1 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (37.65%) Citrix
2 19 (22.35%) Bloomberg
2 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
3 17 (20.00%) Reuters
4 12 (14.12%) VMware
5 11 (12.94%) HP
6 10 (11.76%) Apple
6 10 (11.76%) Cisco
7 8 (9.41%) Remedy
8 6 (7.06%) Dell
8 6 (7.06%) Lotus
9 5 (5.88%) iManage
9 5 (5.88%) Polycom
10 4 (4.71%) MobileIron
11 3 (3.53%) Bomgar
11 3 (3.53%) Intel Security
12 2 (2.35%) Juniper
12 2 (2.35%) Sage
12 2 (2.35%) Siemens
13 1 (1.18%) Interwoven
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