The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 1 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 103 96 91
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 27 40 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.98% 1.31% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.68% 5.10% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 9
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£233 £150 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £140 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £168 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £185 £318
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -41.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £12.50 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £22.30 £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
734 784 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.57% 25.76% 25.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 421 267
Average daily rate £373 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £172 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 53 65
Average hourly rate £32.10 £26.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.46% -26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.95 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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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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
Cambridgeshire +10 13 - - 3
Hertfordshire +3 11 £275 +71.87% 5
Bedfordshire -1 2 £168 +19.64%
Suffolk - 1 - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 46 (73.02%) Windows
2 42 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 40 (63.49%) MS Office
4 33 (52.38%) Windows 7
5 32 (50.79%) Citrix
6 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
6 30 (47.62%) MS Excel
7 25 (39.68%) ITIL
8 20 (31.75%) Incident Management
8 20 (31.75%) Finance
9 13 (20.63%) Document Management
9 13 (20.63%) Windows XP
9 13 (20.63%) iPhone
10 12 (19.05%) Android
10 12 (19.05%) Law
11 10 (15.87%) VMware
11 10 (15.87%) SLA
12 9 (14.29%) Symantec
12 9 (14.29%) iPad
12 9 (14.29%) Apple iOS
13 8 (12.70%) Windows 8
13 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (12.70%) IBM
13 8 (12.70%) VPN
13 8 (12.70%) DNS
14 7 (11.11%) VoIP
14 7 (11.11%) Lotus Domino
14 7 (11.11%) McAfee
14 7 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (11.11%) Lotus

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (11.11%) Lotus Domino
1 7 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (9.52%) IBM Notes
3 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 40 (63.49%) MS Office
2 30 (47.62%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.59%) TeleForm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) VPN
1 8 (12.70%) DNS
2 7 (11.11%) VoIP
3 5 (7.94%) WAN
3 5 (7.94%) DHCP
4 4 (6.35%) LAN
4 4 (6.35%) Wireless
5 2 (3.17%) WebEx
5 2 (3.17%) Internet
5 2 (3.17%) Firewall
6 1 (1.59%) Network Security
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.59%) ADSL
6 1 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Xcode
2 1 (1.59%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Law
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (63.49%) Analyst
2 22 (34.92%) Service Analyst
2 22 (34.92%) Service Desk Analyst
3 20 (31.75%) Help Desk Analyst
4 16 (25.40%) Support Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (7.94%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Desktop Support
8 4 (6.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Developer
8 4 (6.35%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) Worklight
1 4 (6.35%) Android SDK
1 4 (6.35%) iOS SDK
1 4 (6.35%) CSS3
1 4 (6.35%) PhoneGap
1 4 (6.35%) HTML5
1 4 (6.35%) CSS
1 4 (6.35%) HTML
2 2 (3.17%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.59%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) MSMQ
3 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) iPhone
2 9 (14.29%) iPad
3 7 (11.11%) BYOD
4 4 (6.35%) User Experience
4 4 (6.35%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.76%) SecurID
6 2 (3.17%) EPoS
7 1 (1.59%) Handset
7 1 (1.59%) Replication
7 1 (1.59%) Clustering
7 1 (1.59%) PKI
7 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.59%) PDA
7 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.59%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.59%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 46 (73.02%) Windows
2 33 (52.38%) Windows 7
3 13 (20.63%) Windows XP
4 12 (19.05%) Android
5 9 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 8 (12.70%) Windows 8
6 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.76%) Linux
8 3 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.17%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (3.17%) UNIX
10 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) ITIL
2 20 (31.75%) Incident Management
3 13 (20.63%) Document Management
4 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
5 4 (6.35%) Android Development
5 4 (6.35%) iOS Development
5 4 (6.35%) Mobile Development
5 4 (6.35%) OO
6 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.76%) Service Management
6 3 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.17%) Migration
8 1 (1.59%) Process Management
8 1 (1.59%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (1.59%) SIEM
8 1 (1.59%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.59%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
1 4 (6.35%) Objective-C
2 2 (3.17%) SQL
3 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) HND
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.59%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.87%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (6.35%) SCCM
3 2 (3.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.17%) DameWare
4 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.59%) WSUS
4 1 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.59%) Nagios
4 1 (1.59%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 32 (50.79%) Citrix
2 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.87%) VMware
4 9 (14.29%) Symantec
5 8 (12.70%) IBM
6 7 (11.11%) McAfee
6 7 (11.11%) Lotus
7 6 (9.52%) Remedy
7 6 (9.52%) Altiris
8 5 (7.94%) WorldPay
9 4 (6.35%) LANDesk
9 4 (6.35%) Cisco
10 3 (4.76%) Avaya
10 3 (4.76%) HP
11 2 (3.17%) ServiceNow
11 2 (3.17%) Dell
11 2 (3.17%) BMC
11 2 (3.17%) Apple
12 1 (1.59%) Metastorm
12 1 (1.59%) Wyse
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