The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 81 80 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 15 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.96% 1.16% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.54% 5.09% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
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£103 £211 £103
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.47% +106.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £278 £263
% change year-on-year
-35.13% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.95
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +0.31%
Blackberry
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
424 373 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.02% 22.80% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 177 139
Average daily rate £345 £325 £302
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +7.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £199 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 37
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £7.66 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £55.84 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.65 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.58% -32.69%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +10 4 - - 1
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 26 (81.25%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Windows XP
3 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 18 (56.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (46.88%) MS Office
7 13 (40.63%) Windows 7
8 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
9 7 (21.88%) LAN
9 7 (21.88%) WAN
9 7 (21.88%) Firewall
10 6 (18.75%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (18.75%) Windows Vista
10 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
10 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
11 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
12 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (9.38%) SCCM
14 2 (6.25%) iPhone
14 2 (6.25%) CMDB
14 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (6.25%) iPad
14 2 (6.25%) MobileIron
14 2 (6.25%) Wireless
14 2 (6.25%) MCDST
14 2 (6.25%) MCTS
14 2 (6.25%) MCITP

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 18 (56.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (46.88%) MS Office
2 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) LAN
1 7 (21.88%) WAN
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.25%) Wireless
3 2 (6.25%) Broadband
4 1 (3.13%) 2G
4 1 (3.13%) Network Security
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.13%) 4G
4 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Desktop Support
1 11 (34.38%) Support Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (18.75%) IT Support
4 5 (15.63%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Support Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Service Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.13%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) PDA
1 2 (6.25%) CMDB
1 2 (6.25%) iPhone
1 2 (6.25%) iPad
2 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) AS400
2 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Windows XP
3 13 (40.63%) Windows 7
4 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Vista
5 6 (18.75%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.13%) Android
8 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
2 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL
2 1 (3.13%) ERP
2 1 (3.13%) Migration
2 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
2 1 (3.13%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) MCDST
3 2 (6.25%) MCTS
3 2 (6.25%) MCITP
3 2 (6.25%) MCP
3 2 (6.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Citrix
2 2 (6.25%) Symantec
2 2 (6.25%) MobileIron
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Juniper
3 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Dell
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