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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 81 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 68 36 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.25% 1.48% 1.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.65% 4.97% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 7
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£154 £240 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.93% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £139 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £381 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £320 £275
% change year-on-year
-45.31% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 21
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 £16.02 £14.65 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £17.40 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
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
889 725 815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.48% 29.90% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 362 357
Average daily rate £340 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 98 90
Average hourly rate £21.50 £31.50 £21.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.74% +43.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.53 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 -16 29 £135 -63.61% 2
Cambridgeshire +13 23 £151 -11.02% 3
Hertfordshire -6 12 £160 -1.53% 1
Bedfordshire - 3 - -
Norfolk - 1 £155 -
Suffolk - - - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 88 (83.02%) Active Directory
2 78 (73.58%) Windows
3 66 (62.26%) Citrix
4 65 (61.32%) MS Excel
5 63 (59.43%) MS Office
6 56 (52.83%) Windows 7
7 53 (50.00%) Finance
8 50 (47.17%) Incident Management
9 48 (45.28%) Microsoft
10 34 (32.08%) ITIL
11 28 (26.42%) Document Management
12 27 (25.47%) Law
13 23 (21.70%) Remedy
14 18 (16.98%) Symantec
14 18 (16.98%) Windows XP
15 17 (16.04%) VPN
15 17 (16.04%) MS Exchange
15 17 (16.04%) VMware
16 15 (14.15%) VoIP
17 14 (13.21%) Service Management
17 14 (13.21%) Firewall
18 13 (12.26%) Exchange Server 2007
19 11 (10.38%) DHCP
19 11 (10.38%) DNS
19 11 (10.38%) SQL Server
20 10 (9.43%) Cisco
20 10 (9.43%) Broadband
20 10 (9.43%) Advertising
21 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2008
21 9 (8.49%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 8 (7.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (7.55%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.66%) IIS
4 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.77%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 65 (61.32%) 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
4 1 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.04%) VPN
2 15 (14.15%) VoIP
3 14 (13.21%) Firewall
4 11 (10.38%) DHCP
4 11 (10.38%) DNS
5 10 (9.43%) Broadband
6 8 (7.55%) ADSL
7 4 (3.77%) WAN
7 4 (3.77%) LAN
8 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.83%) Wireless
9 2 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.94%) LTE
10 1 (0.94%) WCDMA
10 1 (0.94%) WLAN
10 1 (0.94%) 3GPP
10 1 (0.94%) UMTS
10 1 (0.94%) GPRS
10 1 (0.94%) GSM
10 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (1.89%) DB2
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) CruiseControl
1 1 (0.94%) Subversion
1 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
General
1 53 (50.00%) Finance
2 27 (25.47%) Law
3 10 (9.43%) Advertising
4 8 (7.55%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.89%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Local Government
6 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (61.32%) Analyst
2 55 (51.89%) Service Analyst
3 54 (50.94%) Service Desk Analyst
4 28 (26.42%) Help Desk Analyst
5 15 (14.15%) Support Engineer
6 13 (12.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (11.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (10.38%) Support Analyst
9 10 (9.43%) IT Support
10 7 (6.60%) IT Support Analyst
10 7 (6.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.72%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.72%) Service Desk Technician
11 5 (4.72%) 1st Line Support
12 2 (1.89%) Migration Engineer
12 2 (1.89%) Desktop Engineer
12 2 (1.89%) IT Support Engineer
12 2 (1.89%) Desktop Support
12 2 (1.89%) Developer
12 2 (1.89%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.77%) .NET
2 2 (1.89%) MSMQ
2 2 (1.89%) HTML
2 2 (1.89%) Web Services
2 2 (1.89%) XML
3 1 (0.94%) JSON
3 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.94%) Android SDK
3 1 (0.94%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (0.94%) iOS SDK
3 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (0.94%) WAP
3 1 (0.94%) Swing
3 1 (0.94%) SyncML
3 1 (0.94%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (8.49%) Clustering
2 6 (5.66%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (4.72%) iPhone
4 4 (3.77%) PKI
5 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.89%) Replication
6 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.89%) iPad
7 1 (0.94%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.94%) User Experience
7 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
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 56 (52.83%) Windows 7
3 18 (16.98%) Windows XP
4 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (7.55%) Linux
6 5 (4.72%) Android
6 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.72%) Windows 8
6 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.72%) Windows 2000
7 4 (3.77%) UNIX
7 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.89%) AIX
8 2 (1.89%) Solaris
8 2 (1.89%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.89%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.94%) bada
9 1 (0.94%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.17%) Incident Management
2 34 (32.08%) ITIL
3 28 (26.42%) Document Management
4 14 (13.21%) Service Management
5 7 (6.60%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.83%) Project Management
7 3 (2.83%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.83%) Migration
7 3 (2.83%) Change Management
8 2 (1.89%) E-Commerce
8 2 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (1.89%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (0.94%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (0.94%) Data Protection
9 1 (0.94%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (0.94%) Android Development
9 1 (0.94%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (0.94%) B2B
9 1 (0.94%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.77%) SQL
2 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.89%) C#
3 2 (1.89%) Java
4 1 (0.94%) C++
4 1 (0.94%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
2 7 (6.60%) MCP
3 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.83%) MCSE
4 3 (2.83%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.89%) MCSA
5 2 (1.89%) MOS
6 1 (0.94%) MCDST
6 1 (0.94%) MCITP
6 1 (0.94%) CCNA
6 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.83%) SLA
System Software
1 88 (83.02%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.72%) vSphere
2 5 (4.72%) vCloud
2 5 (4.72%) VMware ESX
3 4 (3.77%) XenApp
4 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.89%) MetaFrame
5 2 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) Backup Exec
1 8 (7.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (4.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (4.72%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.83%) WSUS
3 3 (2.83%) SCCM
3 3 (2.83%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.89%) Nagios
4 2 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.89%) SCOM
5 1 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 66 (62.26%) Citrix
2 48 (45.28%) Microsoft
3 23 (21.70%) Remedy
4 18 (16.98%) Symantec
5 17 (16.04%) VMware
6 10 (9.43%) Cisco
7 8 (7.55%) Altiris
8 7 (6.60%) BMC
9 6 (5.66%) McAfee
9 6 (5.66%) HP
9 6 (5.66%) Mitel
10 5 (4.72%) Acronis
10 5 (4.72%) Sophos
10 5 (4.72%) Veritas
10 5 (4.72%) Apple
10 5 (4.72%) CheckPoint
11 4 (3.77%) Lotus
11 4 (3.77%) Oracle
12 3 (2.83%) LANDesk
12 3 (2.83%) MobileIron
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