The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 35 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.06% 0.30% 1.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.04% 0.71% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £110
UK excluding London average daily rate £155 £225 £153
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +47.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.67 £16.25 £15.43
% change year-on-year
+2.58% +5.34%
Blackberry
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
71 141 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 29.22% 42.09% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 81 40
Average daily rate £323 £348 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +20.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £454 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 14
Average hourly rate £39.00 £22.04 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.95% +46.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Blackberry across the East Sussex region.

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the East Sussex region.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (90.00%) Coaching
2 9 (90.00%) Mimecast
2 9 (90.00%) Windows XP
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) HP
2 9 (90.00%) MS Office
2 9 (90.00%) Wireless
2 9 (90.00%) AS400
3 7 (70.00%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (70.00%) High Availability
4 3 (30.00%) HP SIM
4 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (30.00%) Avaya
4 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (30.00%) Becrypt
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Legal
5 2 (20.00%) MCP
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) LAN
1 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
1 9 (90.00%) Wireless
2 7 (70.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Service Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) AS400
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Coaching
1 9 (90.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (70.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (30.00%) HP SIM
1 3 (30.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) HP
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Avaya
2 3 (30.00%) Becrypt
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Symantec