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 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 96 97 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 32 36 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.27% 1.40% 1.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.13% 5.33% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 13
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£153 £160 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £160 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £413 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £230 £160 £235
% change year-on-year
+43.75% -31.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.35 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -6.96%
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
624 676 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.71% 26.34% 24.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 330 266
Average daily rate £375 £350 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £197 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 57 55
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -47.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.93 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £46.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 February 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
Essex +3 11 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +4 9 £163 - 3
Hertfordshire +11 8 £150 -6.25% 4
Bedfordshire -11 3 £145 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Norfolk - - - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 76 (81.72%) Active Directory
2 68 (73.12%) Windows
3 65 (69.89%) MS Office
4 63 (67.74%) Citrix
5 57 (61.29%) MS Excel
6 54 (58.06%) Windows 7
7 50 (53.76%) Finance
8 40 (43.01%) Incident Management
9 39 (41.94%) Microsoft
10 31 (33.33%) ITIL
10 31 (33.33%) Document Management
11 26 (27.96%) Law
12 15 (16.13%) Remedy
13 13 (13.98%) Symantec
13 13 (13.98%) VMware
13 13 (13.98%) VPN
13 13 (13.98%) DNS
13 13 (13.98%) Windows XP
13 13 (13.98%) VoIP
14 12 (12.90%) MS Exchange
14 12 (12.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 12 (12.90%) Android
15 10 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (10.75%) Apple iOS
15 10 (10.75%) DHCP
16 9 (9.68%) McAfee
16 9 (9.68%) Service Management
16 9 (9.68%) iPhone
16 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (8.60%) iPad

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (12.90%) MS Exchange
1 12 (12.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.23%) IBM Notes
4 3 (3.23%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.15%) IIS
Applications
1 65 (69.89%) MS Office
2 57 (61.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (2.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.98%) VoIP
1 13 (13.98%) VPN
1 13 (13.98%) DNS
2 10 (10.75%) DHCP
3 7 (7.53%) Firewall
4 6 (6.45%) WAN
5 5 (5.38%) Wireless
5 5 (5.38%) LAN
6 4 (4.30%) Broadband
7 3 (3.23%) ADSL
7 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.15%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.08%) Network Security
9 1 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Xcode
2 1 (1.08%) JIRA
2 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
General
1 50 (53.76%) Finance
2 26 (27.96%) Law
3 7 (7.53%) Advertising
4 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.15%) Legal
6 1 (1.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 67 (72.04%) Analyst
2 49 (52.69%) Service Analyst
3 48 (51.61%) Service Desk Analyst
4 30 (32.26%) Help Desk Analyst
5 20 (21.51%) Support Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) IT Support
7 6 (6.45%) Desktop Support
8 5 (5.38%) Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Desktop Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) Server Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) Help Desk Support
10 3 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) iOS SDK
1 5 (5.38%) Android SDK
2 4 (4.30%) CSS3
2 4 (4.30%) PhoneGap
2 4 (4.30%) Worklight
2 4 (4.30%) HTML
2 4 (4.30%) .NET
2 4 (4.30%) CSS
2 4 (4.30%) HTML5
3 3 (3.23%) MSMQ
4 2 (2.15%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.08%) JSON
5 1 (1.08%) Web Services
5 1 (1.08%) XML
5 1 (1.08%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) iPhone
2 8 (8.60%) iPad
3 6 (6.45%) Clustering
4 5 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.30%) User Experience
6 3 (3.23%) SecurID
6 3 (3.23%) PKI
6 3 (3.23%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.23%) Replication
7 2 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.08%) Handset
8 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.08%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 68 (73.12%) Windows
2 54 (58.06%) Windows 7
3 13 (13.98%) Windows XP
4 12 (12.90%) Android
5 10 (10.75%) Apple iOS
6 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (6.45%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.45%) Linux
8 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (4.30%) UNIX
10 3 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.15%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.08%) AIX
12 1 (1.08%) Solaris
12 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.01%) Incident Management
2 31 (33.33%) Document Management
2 31 (33.33%) ITIL
3 9 (9.68%) Service Management
4 7 (7.53%) E-Commerce
5 5 (5.38%) Android Development
5 5 (5.38%) OO
6 4 (4.30%) iOS Development
6 4 (4.30%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.23%) Migration
7 3 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.08%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.08%) OOD
9 1 (1.08%) OOP
9 1 (1.08%) SIEM
9 1 (1.08%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
1 4 (4.30%) SQL
1 4 (4.30%) Objective-C
1 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.08%) C
2 1 (1.08%) C#
2 1 (1.08%) C++
2 1 (1.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.08%) MCDST
4 1 (1.08%) MCITP
4 1 (1.08%) HND
4 1 (1.08%) MCSE
4 1 (1.08%) CCNA
4 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (81.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.23%) vSphere
2 3 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.15%) vCloud
3 2 (2.15%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.08%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (7.53%) SCCM
2 4 (4.30%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.23%) Nagios
4 2 (2.15%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (67.74%) Citrix
2 39 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 15 (16.13%) Remedy
4 13 (13.98%) VMware
4 13 (13.98%) Symantec
5 9 (9.68%) McAfee
6 8 (8.60%) HP
7 7 (7.53%) Altiris
8 5 (5.38%) Cisco
8 5 (5.38%) IBM
9 3 (3.23%) Avaya
9 3 (3.23%) BMC
9 3 (3.23%) Dell
9 3 (3.23%) Sophos
9 3 (3.23%) Clearswift
9 3 (3.23%) LANDesk
9 3 (3.23%) Lotus
9 3 (3.23%) Apple
9 3 (3.23%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.15%) Polycom
Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £13 - £14 per hour
Posted: 6 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £ Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
QA Limited
Rate: £235.88 per week
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
QA Limited
Rate: £229.88 - £307.12 per week
Posted: 15 days ago