The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Edinburgh region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 78 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 6 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.92% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.02% 5.45% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate
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£119 £112 £105
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.02% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £108 £89
10% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £116 £121
UK excluding London average daily rate £208 £250 £288
% change year-on-year
-17.00% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
199 165 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.98% 16.91% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 71 61
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £174 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -67.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.07 £14.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £30.60 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -18.00%
Blackberry
Scotland

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (100.00%) MS Office
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) Lumension
5 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
5 3 (37.50%) SCCM
5 3 (37.50%) CA
5 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (37.50%) AppSense
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) assyst
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (12.50%) LAN
7 1 (12.50%) VoIP
7 1 (12.50%) VPN
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (12.50%) Intranet
7 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) MS Access
7 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) .NET

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) CA
2 3 (37.50%) AppSense
2 3 (37.50%) Lumension
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £105.00 - £115.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago