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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 90 84 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 51 40 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.80% 1.65% 1.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.12% 5.95% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 9
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£151 £160 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £125 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £318 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £175 £275
% change year-on-year
- -36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 20
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.41 £14.40 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £19.60 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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
716 672 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 25.22% 27.71% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 330 330
Average daily rate £380 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £135 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 96 89
Average hourly rate £17.50 £31.80 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.96% +22.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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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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 -11 20 £135 -49.53% 3
Cambridgeshire +4 19 £153 +5.17% 1
Bedfordshire - 6 £210 -
Hertfordshire -8 3 £150 -6.25% 2
Norfolk - 2 £155 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 84 (79.25%) Active Directory
2 78 (73.58%) Windows
3 65 (61.32%) Citrix
4 64 (60.38%) MS Excel
5 63 (59.43%) MS Office
6 55 (51.89%) Finance
7 52 (49.06%) Windows 7
8 46 (43.40%) Microsoft
9 44 (41.51%) Incident Management
10 37 (34.91%) ITIL
11 29 (27.36%) Document Management
12 24 (22.64%) Law
13 22 (20.75%) Remedy
14 20 (18.87%) VPN
15 19 (17.92%) VMware
16 17 (16.04%) Symantec
16 17 (16.04%) MS Exchange
17 16 (15.09%) Windows XP
17 16 (15.09%) Firewall
18 15 (14.15%) VoIP
18 15 (14.15%) DNS
19 14 (13.21%) DHCP
19 14 (13.21%) Service Management
19 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
20 13 (12.26%) Exchange Server 2007
21 11 (10.38%) Advertising
21 11 (10.38%) McAfee
21 11 (10.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
22 10 (9.43%) Norton AntiVirus
22 10 (9.43%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (16.04%) MS Exchange
2 13 (12.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (10.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (8.49%) SharePoint
5 8 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (5.66%) IIS
8 5 (4.72%) IBM Notes
9 3 (2.83%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 64 (60.38%) MS Excel
2 63 (59.43%) MS Office
3 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.89%) MS Project
3 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.87%) VPN
2 16 (15.09%) Firewall
3 15 (14.15%) VoIP
3 15 (14.15%) DNS
4 14 (13.21%) DHCP
5 9 (8.49%) Broadband
6 7 (6.60%) WAN
6 7 (6.60%) ADSL
7 6 (5.66%) LAN
7 6 (5.66%) Wireless
8 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.94%) Network Security
10 1 (0.94%) LTE
10 1 (0.94%) WCDMA
10 1 (0.94%) GPRS
10 1 (0.94%) GSM
10 1 (0.94%) WLAN
10 1 (0.94%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.94%) CruiseControl
1 1 (0.94%) Subversion
1 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
General
1 55 (51.89%) Finance
2 24 (22.64%) Law
3 11 (10.38%) Advertising
4 10 (9.43%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.89%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.94%) Local Government
6 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (62.26%) Analyst
2 53 (50.00%) Service Analyst
3 52 (49.06%) Service Desk Analyst
4 25 (23.58%) Help Desk Analyst
5 15 (14.15%) Support Analyst
6 12 (11.32%) IT Support
7 11 (10.38%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (9.43%) IT Support Analyst
9 9 (8.49%) Support Engineer
10 8 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (6.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (4.72%) Service Desk Technician
12 5 (4.72%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 3 (2.83%) Server Engineer
13 3 (2.83%) 1st Line Support
13 3 (2.83%) Desktop Support
14 2 (1.89%) Administrator
14 2 (1.89%) Migration Engineer
14 2 (1.89%) Network Technician
14 2 (1.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) .NET
2 3 (2.83%) MSMQ
3 2 (1.89%) HTML
3 2 (1.89%) Web Services
3 2 (1.89%) XML
4 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.94%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (0.94%) iOS SDK
4 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (0.94%) Android SDK
4 1 (0.94%) JSON
4 1 (0.94%) SyncML
4 1 (0.94%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.94%) WAP
4 1 (0.94%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Clustering
2 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.72%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (3.77%) iPhone
5 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.83%) SecurID
5 3 (2.83%) PKI
5 3 (2.83%) Replication
5 3 (2.83%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.89%) iPad
7 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.94%) User Experience
7 1 (0.94%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.94%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.94%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.94%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.94%) Handset
7 1 (0.94%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 78 (73.58%) Windows
2 52 (49.06%) Windows 7
3 16 (15.09%) Windows XP
4 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (8.49%) Android
6 8 (7.55%) Apple iOS
7 7 (6.60%) Linux
8 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.72%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (4.72%) UNIX
9 5 (4.72%) Windows 2000
10 3 (2.83%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.89%) AIX
11 2 (1.89%) Solaris
11 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.89%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.94%) bada
12 1 (0.94%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.51%) Incident Management
2 37 (34.91%) ITIL
3 29 (27.36%) Document Management
4 14 (13.21%) Service Management
5 6 (5.66%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (2.83%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (2.83%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (2.83%) Migration
8 3 (2.83%) E-Commerce
9 2 (1.89%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.89%) Change Management
9 2 (1.89%) Project Management
9 2 (1.89%) Configuration Management
10 1 (0.94%) Cyber Security
10 1 (0.94%) SIEM
10 1 (0.94%) Black-Box Testing
10 1 (0.94%) Android Development
10 1 (0.94%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.66%) SQL
2 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.89%) C#
3 2 (1.89%) Java
4 1 (0.94%) C
4 1 (0.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
1 7 (6.60%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.66%) MCP
3 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.89%) MCSE
5 2 (1.89%) CCNA
5 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.94%) MOS
6 1 (0.94%) MCDST
6 1 (0.94%) MCITP
6 1 (0.94%) Degree
6 1 (0.94%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.94%) HND
6 1 (0.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.83%) SLA
System Software
1 84 (79.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.66%) vSphere
3 5 (4.72%) vCloud
3 5 (4.72%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.89%) MetaFrame
6 2 (1.89%) XenApp
7 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (9.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (6.60%) Backup Exec
3 6 (5.66%) SCCM
4 5 (4.72%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (4.72%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.83%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (2.83%) Nagios
6 2 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (61.32%) Citrix
2 46 (43.40%) Microsoft
3 22 (20.75%) Remedy
4 19 (17.92%) VMware
5 17 (16.04%) Symantec
6 11 (10.38%) McAfee
7 10 (9.43%) Cisco
8 9 (8.49%) HP
9 6 (5.66%) Sophos
9 6 (5.66%) Apple
9 6 (5.66%) BMC
9 6 (5.66%) Altiris
9 6 (5.66%) Mitel
10 5 (4.72%) Acronis
10 5 (4.72%) Veritas
10 5 (4.72%) Lotus
10 5 (4.72%) CheckPoint
11 4 (3.77%) LANDesk
12 3 (2.83%) Clearswift
12 3 (2.83%) Dell
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