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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 71 60 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 11 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.26% 1.83% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Average daily rate
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£110 £107 £105
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £107 £89
10% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £107 £121
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £250 £280
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.87% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
209 164 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.28% 16.09% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 72 57
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.19 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £34.10 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
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 24 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) MS Office
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
4 7 (53.85%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
5 5 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (30.77%) CA
6 4 (30.77%) Lotus
6 4 (30.77%) IBM Notes
6 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
7 3 (23.08%) SCCM
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Vista
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (23.08%) AppSense
7 3 (23.08%) Lumension
7 3 (23.08%) Software Deployment
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
8 2 (15.38%) VoIP
8 2 (15.38%) VPN
8 2 (15.38%) Service Management
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL
8 2 (15.38%) assyst
9 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 1 (7.69%) Altiris

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 5 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (30.77%) IBM Notes
3 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (7.69%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
4 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Vista
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Software Deployment
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) CA
2 4 (30.77%) Lotus
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) AppSense
3 3 (23.08%) Lumension
4 1 (7.69%) Altiris
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
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