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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 118 98 98
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 24 49 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 1.56% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.81% 5.17% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 8
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£188 £160 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £131 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £236 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £214 £251
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 12
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.70 £15.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.00 £17.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +3.12%
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
855 948 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 27.38% 30.12% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 517 363
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £489 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 99 77
Average hourly rate £23.50 £25.63 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.29% +0.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £15.23 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.80 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -5 15 £344 +29.71%
Hertfordshire -1 4 £120 -25.00% 3
Bedfordshire +13 3 £190 -
Norfolk - 2 £148 -
Cambridgeshire -21 1 - - 1
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 42 (73.68%) Windows
2 41 (71.93%) Active Directory
3 37 (64.91%) MS Office
4 31 (54.39%) Citrix
5 29 (50.88%) Finance
6 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
6 28 (49.12%) Windows 7
7 27 (47.37%) MS Excel
8 23 (40.35%) Incident Management
9 15 (26.32%) Document Management
10 14 (24.56%) Law
11 13 (22.81%) Android
11 13 (22.81%) ITIL
12 12 (21.05%) SLA
13 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
14 10 (17.54%) Windows XP
14 10 (17.54%) Windows 8
15 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
15 8 (14.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (12.28%) VMware
16 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2010
17 6 (10.53%) Apple
17 6 (10.53%) Cisco
17 6 (10.53%) HP
17 6 (10.53%) Dell
18 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
18 5 (8.77%) SAN
18 5 (8.77%) iPhone
18 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
3 7 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.02%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (7.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (5.26%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.75%) Lync
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 37 (64.91%) MS Office
2 27 (47.37%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.75%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) SAN
2 4 (7.02%) LDAP
2 4 (7.02%) DHCP
2 4 (7.02%) VPN
2 4 (7.02%) DNS
3 3 (5.26%) Firewall
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (5.26%) Network Security
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (5.26%) WebEx
3 3 (5.26%) IP Telephony
4 2 (3.51%) VLAN
4 2 (3.51%) Internet
4 2 (3.51%) IPv4
4 2 (3.51%) PBX
5 1 (1.75%) VoIP
5 1 (1.75%) WAN
5 1 (1.75%) ADSL
5 1 (1.75%) LAN
5 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (50.88%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Law
3 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Analyst
2 21 (36.84%) Service Analyst
2 21 (36.84%) Service Desk Analyst
3 19 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (12.28%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Desktop Support
7 4 (7.02%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (7.02%) Messaging Specialist
7 4 (7.02%) Active Directory Specialist
8 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) Help Desk Support
9 2 (3.51%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Coordinator
9 2 (3.51%) Support Technician
9 2 (3.51%) Junior
9 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) iPhone
1 5 (8.77%) Mobile Computing
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) BYOD
2 4 (7.02%) Replication
2 4 (7.02%) PKI
3 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.51%) EPoS
5 1 (1.75%) Handset
5 1 (1.75%) iPad
5 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.75%) PDA
5 1 (1.75%) CMDB
5 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (73.68%) Windows
2 28 (49.12%) Windows 7
3 13 (22.81%) Android
4 10 (17.54%) Windows XP
4 10 (17.54%) Windows 8
5 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
7 4 (7.02%) Linux
8 2 (3.51%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.51%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (1.75%) UNIX
9 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Incident Management
2 15 (26.32%) Document Management
3 13 (22.81%) ITIL
4 4 (7.02%) Project Management
4 4 (7.02%) Data Management
5 3 (5.26%) ITSM
5 3 (5.26%) Migration
6 2 (3.51%) Service Management
6 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.51%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.75%) Software Licensing
7 1 (1.75%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.75%) Server Patching
7 1 (1.75%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.75%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.75%) Process Management
7 1 (1.75%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.26%) MCSE
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) MCSA
3 2 (3.51%) MCP
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.75%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (71.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.51%) XenApp
3 2 (3.51%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.75%) Firmware
4 1 (1.75%) vSphere
4 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCCM
1 4 (7.02%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.51%) DameWare
3 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.75%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 31 (54.39%) Citrix
2 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.28%) VMware
4 6 (10.53%) HP
4 6 (10.53%) Dell
4 6 (10.53%) Cisco
4 6 (10.53%) Apple
5 4 (7.02%) Lotus
5 4 (7.02%) IBM
5 4 (7.02%) Remedy
5 4 (7.02%) McAfee
6 3 (5.26%) WorldPay
6 3 (5.26%) Symantec
7 2 (3.51%) BMC
7 2 (3.51%) Sophos
7 2 (3.51%) LANDesk
7 2 (3.51%) Veeam
8 1 (1.75%) RightFax
8 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.75%) Metastorm
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