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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 120 123 109
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 78 80 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.45% 1.36% 1.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.80% 3.76% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 39 61
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£230 £260 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £137 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £210 £250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 27
Average hourly rate £16.35 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.75% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.98 £19.80 £26.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +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
2052 2129 2804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.08% 36.09% 38.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1632 1501 2066
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £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 34 46 64
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £36.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.32 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +14.28%

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 1 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 112 (76.19%) Windows
2 68 (46.26%) Active Directory
2 68 (46.26%) Windows 7
3 66 (44.90%) Finance
4 59 (40.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 55 (37.41%) Microsoft
6 47 (31.97%) MS Office
7 44 (29.93%) Citrix
8 39 (26.53%) MS Exchange
9 37 (25.17%) ITIL
10 32 (21.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (20.41%) Banking
12 25 (17.01%) Cisco
13 24 (16.33%) WAN
13 24 (16.33%) LAN
14 23 (15.65%) Windows XP
14 23 (15.65%) VMware
15 21 (14.29%) iPhone
15 21 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (14.29%) Firewall
16 20 (13.61%) Android
17 19 (12.93%) Reuters
17 19 (12.93%) iPad
17 19 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2010
18 18 (12.24%) Windows 8
18 18 (12.24%) Bloomberg
18 18 (12.24%) MS Excel
19 17 (11.56%) Apple
19 17 (11.56%) Service Management
20 16 (10.88%) Apple iOS

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 59 (40.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 39 (26.53%) MS Exchange
3 19 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (6.80%) Lync
5 7 (4.76%) IBM Notes
5 7 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.08%) IIS
7 5 (3.40%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.04%) WorkSite
10 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 47 (31.97%) MS Office
2 18 (12.24%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) assyst
1 1 (0.68%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.33%) LAN
1 24 (16.33%) WAN
2 21 (14.29%) Firewall
3 15 (10.20%) TCP/IP
4 14 (9.52%) DNS
5 10 (6.80%) SAN
5 10 (6.80%) BIG-IP
5 10 (6.80%) MPLS
5 10 (6.80%) DSL
6 9 (6.12%) DHCP
7 5 (3.40%) VPN
7 5 (3.40%) Internet
8 4 (2.72%) SMTP
8 4 (2.72%) LDAP
9 3 (2.04%) VoIP
9 3 (2.04%) ISDN
9 3 (2.04%) FTP
9 3 (2.04%) QSIG
9 3 (2.04%) H.323
9 3 (2.04%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.68%) Subversion
1 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 66 (44.90%) Finance
2 30 (20.41%) Banking
3 11 (7.48%) Law
4 10 (6.80%) Legal
5 8 (5.44%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.76%) Investment Banking
7 6 (4.08%) Financial Institution
8 5 (3.40%) Spanish Language
9 2 (1.36%) Back Office
10 1 (0.68%) Front Office
10 1 (0.68%) Publishing
10 1 (0.68%) Games
10 1 (0.68%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (29.25%) Analyst
2 18 (12.24%) Desktop Support
3 16 (10.88%) Support Analyst
4 14 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 14 (9.52%) Service Analyst
4 14 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (6.80%) Desktop Engineer
6 10 (6.80%) Help Desk Engineer
7 9 (6.12%) Administrator
7 9 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (5.44%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 8 (5.44%) Desktop Analyst
9 7 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.76%) Architect
10 6 (4.08%) Operations Analyst
10 6 (4.08%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
11 5 (3.40%) Messaging Specialist
11 5 (3.40%) Developer
12 4 (2.72%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.08%) MEAP
2 4 (2.72%) HTML
2 4 (2.72%) HTML5
3 3 (2.04%) CSS3
3 3 (2.04%) Cocoa Touch
3 3 (2.04%) Android SDK
3 3 (2.04%) CSS
3 3 (2.04%) Cocoa
4 2 (1.36%) Middleware
5 1 (0.68%) REST
5 1 (0.68%) .NET
5 1 (0.68%) COM
5 1 (0.68%) JSON
5 1 (0.68%) Qt
5 1 (0.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.68%) SOAP
5 1 (0.68%) STL
5 1 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.29%) iPhone
2 19 (12.93%) iPad
3 11 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.80%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.08%) BYOD
5 6 (4.08%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.08%) Fat Client
5 6 (4.08%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.72%) Clustering
6 4 (2.72%) PKI
6 4 (2.72%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.04%) User Experience
7 3 (2.04%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.36%) Handset
8 2 (1.36%) NHS
8 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.68%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.68%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 112 (76.19%) Windows
2 68 (46.26%) Windows 7
3 32 (21.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (15.65%) Windows XP
5 21 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (13.61%) Android
7 18 (12.24%) Windows 8
8 16 (10.88%) Apple iOS
9 6 (4.08%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (3.40%) Mac OS X
11 4 (2.72%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.72%) UNIX
11 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.36%) Linux
13 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.17%) ITIL
2 17 (11.56%) Service Management
3 11 (7.48%) Project Management
4 10 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (6.80%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (6.12%) Business Continuity
5 9 (6.12%) BCP
5 9 (6.12%) Performance Management
6 8 (5.44%) Problem Management
6 8 (5.44%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 7 (4.76%) ITSM
7 7 (4.76%) Data Management
8 6 (4.08%) Migration
8 6 (4.08%) Data Protection
8 6 (4.08%) iOS Development
9 5 (3.40%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.72%) Software Deployment
10 4 (2.72%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.72%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.76%) SQL
2 6 (4.08%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.72%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.68%) C
4 1 (0.68%) C++
4 1 (0.68%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 13 (8.84%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (8.84%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.80%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.76%) MCSE
4 4 (2.72%) MCP
5 3 (2.04%) MCDST
5 3 (2.04%) Degree
6 2 (1.36%) PMP
6 2 (1.36%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.36%) MOS
6 2 (1.36%) MCSA
6 2 (1.36%) CCNP
6 2 (1.36%) CISSP
6 2 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.68%) CCNA
7 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.84%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (46.26%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.84%) XenApp
3 12 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (6.80%) NLBS
5 4 (2.72%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.72%) NDS
5 4 (2.72%) Xen
6 3 (2.04%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.04%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (6.12%) WSUS
2 8 (5.44%) SCCM
3 7 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (3.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (2.04%) SCOM
5 3 (2.04%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.36%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.36%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.68%) SCSM
7 1 (0.68%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 55 (37.41%) Microsoft
2 44 (29.93%) Citrix
3 25 (17.01%) Cisco
4 23 (15.65%) VMware
5 19 (12.93%) Reuters
6 18 (12.24%) Bloomberg
7 17 (11.56%) Apple
8 13 (8.84%) CheckPoint
9 11 (7.48%) HP
10 10 (6.80%) McAfee
11 8 (5.44%) FactSet
12 7 (4.76%) Sophos
12 7 (4.76%) Altiris
12 7 (4.76%) Lotus
13 6 (4.08%) Avaya
14 5 (3.40%) Symantec
14 5 (3.40%) Remedy
15 4 (2.72%) Dell
16 3 (2.04%) Veritas
16 3 (2.04%) MobileIron
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