The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 26 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.71% 1.00% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% 2.56% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £230 £160 £235
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -31.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +85.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.35 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -6.96%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Miscellaneous Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
29 39 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 20.71% 39.00% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 30
Average daily rate £400 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £338 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £615 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Average hourly rate £55.00 £38.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.79% +183.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Blackberry across the Crawley region.

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Office
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 8 (100.00%) iPad
1 8 (100.00%) iPhone
2 6 (75.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) Symantec
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 3 (37.50%) Office 365
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) CMDB
4 3 (37.50%) Release Management
4 3 (37.50%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) SNMP

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Deskside Support
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) iPhone
1 8 (100.00%) iPad
2 3 (37.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Mac OS X
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Release Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix