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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 107 95 98
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 20 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.83% 1.41% 1.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.11% 5.28% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 16
Average daily rate £174 £160 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £139 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £256 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £225 £153
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +47.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 16
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £14.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.25% +3.22%
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
643 682 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.77% 26.78% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 385 327
Average daily rate £400 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £191 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 65 66
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.30 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £43.50 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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
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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Essex -3 12 £189 - 2
Cambridgeshire +4 5 £174 +7.07%
Hertfordshire +6 3 £150 - 4
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 38 (92.68%) Windows
2 35 (85.37%) Active Directory
3 33 (80.49%) Windows 7
4 25 (60.98%) Citrix
5 24 (58.54%) Finance
6 23 (56.10%) MS Office
7 21 (51.22%) MS Excel
8 18 (43.90%) Law
8 18 (43.90%) Document Management
8 18 (43.90%) Incident Management
9 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
10 8 (19.51%) ITIL
10 8 (19.51%) iPhone
11 7 (17.07%) Windows 8
11 7 (17.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
13 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
13 5 (12.20%) Apple
13 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
14 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
14 4 (9.76%) LAN
14 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (9.76%) ITSM
14 4 (9.76%) VMware
14 4 (9.76%) iPad
14 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (9.76%) Office 365
14 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
15 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (7.32%) ITIL V3

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (17.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (56.10%) MS Office
2 21 (51.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) LAN
2 3 (7.32%) VoIP
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) Wireless
4 1 (2.44%) DHCP
4 1 (2.44%) Firewall
4 1 (2.44%) Network Security
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
General
1 24 (58.54%) Finance
2 18 (43.90%) Law
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Analyst
2 22 (53.66%) Service Analyst
2 22 (53.66%) Service Desk Analyst
3 18 (43.90%) Help Desk Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Desktop Support
5 7 (17.07%) IT Analyst
6 6 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) IT Support
9 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
9 2 (4.88%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
9 2 (4.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) First Line Help Desk Support
9 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Support
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) iPhone
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) iPad
3 2 (4.88%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) Handset
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (92.68%) Windows
2 33 (80.49%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.07%) Windows 8
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
5 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.88%) Android
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Document Management
1 18 (43.90%) Incident Management
2 8 (19.51%) ITIL
3 4 (9.76%) ITSM
4 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL V3
4 3 (7.32%) Service Management
5 2 (4.88%) Migration
6 1 (2.44%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.44%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.32%) MCSE
4 1 (2.44%) MCDST
4 1 (2.44%) MCP
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (85.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Citrix
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) Apple
4 4 (9.76%) VMware
5 3 (7.32%) Symantec
6 2 (4.88%) Avaya
7 1 (2.44%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Nokia
7 1 (2.44%) SAP
7 1 (2.44%) Sophos
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