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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 96 100 96
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 47 26 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.51% 1.07% 1.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.82% 4.57% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 11
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£160 £180 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -57.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £137 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £245 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 15
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £16.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.50 £20.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
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
689 569 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.16% 23.50% 21.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 273 300
Average daily rate £350 £338 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £215 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 73 96
Average hourly rate £25.63 £22.66 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.08% -30.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.08 £11.38 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 20 August 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
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 20 August 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
Cambridgeshire +4 19 £150 -11.76% 2
Essex -4 14 £265 - 4
Hertfordshire -2 12 £160 - 2
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 2
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 66 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 64 (76.19%) Windows
3 42 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 35 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 35 (41.67%) Citrix
5 31 (36.90%) MS Office
6 30 (35.71%) Finance
7 29 (34.52%) MS Excel
7 29 (34.52%) Incident Management
8 25 (29.76%) ITIL
9 20 (23.81%) Symantec
10 19 (22.62%) Windows XP
11 18 (21.43%) MS Exchange
12 16 (19.05%) Law
12 16 (19.05%) VMware
13 15 (17.86%) VPN
14 13 (15.48%) iPhone
15 12 (14.29%) Document Management
16 11 (13.10%) Firewall
16 11 (13.10%) Remedy
16 11 (13.10%) DNS
16 11 (13.10%) DHCP
16 11 (13.10%) VoIP
17 10 (11.90%) Cisco
17 10 (11.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 10 (11.90%) Altiris
18 9 (10.71%) Backup Exec
18 9 (10.71%) Apple
18 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
19 8 (9.52%) MCP

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.76%) IBM Notes
6 3 (3.57%) IIS
7 2 (2.38%) Lync
8 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (36.90%) MS Office
2 29 (34.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.86%) VPN
2 11 (13.10%) DNS
2 11 (13.10%) DHCP
2 11 (13.10%) Firewall
2 11 (13.10%) VoIP
3 7 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.14%) Broadband
5 5 (5.95%) ADSL
6 4 (4.76%) LAN
6 4 (4.76%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.57%) Wireless
8 2 (2.38%) WAN
9 1 (1.19%) WCDMA
9 1 (1.19%) WLAN
9 1 (1.19%) 3GPP
9 1 (1.19%) UMTS
9 1 (1.19%) GPRS
9 1 (1.19%) GSM
9 1 (1.19%) LTE
9 1 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) CruiseControl
1 1 (1.19%) Subversion
1 1 (1.19%) JIRA
1 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (35.71%) Finance
2 16 (19.05%) Law
3 5 (5.95%) French Language
4 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.76%) Legal
4 4 (4.76%) Advertising
5 3 (3.57%) Banking
5 3 (3.57%) Retail
6 1 (1.19%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (44.05%) Analyst
2 29 (34.52%) Service Analyst
2 29 (34.52%) Service Desk Analyst
3 18 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 16 (19.05%) Help Desk Analyst
5 13 (15.48%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (15.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 7 (8.33%) IT Support
8 6 (7.14%) Service Desk Technician
8 6 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (7.14%) Desktop Support
9 5 (5.95%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) Desktop Analyst
10 4 (4.76%) Wintel Consultant
10 4 (4.76%) Wintel Support
10 4 (4.76%) Consultant
10 4 (4.76%) Service Desk Engineer
11 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (3.57%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) Flash
2 2 (2.38%) HTML
2 2 (2.38%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (1.19%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (1.19%) .NET
3 1 (1.19%) Web Services
3 1 (1.19%) XML
3 1 (1.19%) WAP
3 1 (1.19%) SyncML
3 1 (1.19%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) iPhone
2 6 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.76%) PKI
4 3 (3.57%) Clustering
5 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.19%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.19%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 64 (76.19%) Windows
2 42 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 19 (22.62%) Windows XP
4 8 (9.52%) Linux
5 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.95%) Windows 8
6 5 (5.95%) Android
7 4 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.38%) UNIX
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.38%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.19%) AIX
9 1 (1.19%) Solaris
9 1 (1.19%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.19%) bada
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.52%) Incident Management
2 25 (29.76%) ITIL
3 12 (14.29%) Document Management
4 8 (9.52%) Service Management
5 6 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (3.57%) Migration
7 3 (3.57%) Change Management
7 3 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.57%) Project Management
8 2 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.38%) Time Management
9 1 (1.19%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.19%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (1.19%) MVC
9 1 (1.19%) B2B
9 1 (1.19%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.76%) Java
2 2 (2.38%) SQL
2 2 (2.38%) C
3 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) MCP
1 8 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.76%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.38%) MOS
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.38%) MCSE
4 2 (2.38%) MCSA
5 1 (1.19%) CCNA
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) SLA
2 6 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 66 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.33%) Terminal Services
2 7 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.95%) XenApp
4 4 (4.76%) vSphere
4 4 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (2.38%) vCloud
5 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.19%) MetaFrame
6 1 (1.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (10.71%) Backup Exec
2 7 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (7.14%) WSUS
4 5 (5.95%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (4.76%) SCOM
6 2 (2.38%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 35 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 35 (41.67%) Citrix
2 20 (23.81%) Symantec
3 16 (19.05%) VMware
4 11 (13.10%) Remedy
5 10 (11.90%) Cisco
5 10 (11.90%) Altiris
6 9 (10.71%) Apple
7 6 (7.14%) Mitel
7 6 (7.14%) Oracle
7 6 (7.14%) McAfee
8 5 (5.95%) HP
9 4 (4.76%) BMC
9 4 (4.76%) Lotus
9 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.57%) Nokia
10 3 (3.57%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.57%) LANDesk
11 2 (2.38%) Acronis
11 2 (2.38%) Veritas
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