The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 215 166 136
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -30
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 515 640 764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.01% 1.32% 1.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.87% 4.92% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 316 357
Average daily rate
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£250 £285 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 104 113
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.75 £22.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Blackberry
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13318 13007 13591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.13% 26.73% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8065 8115 8051
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 577 564 721
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -24.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £12.34 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in England

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in England

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in England

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in England

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London -57 242 £269 -10.41% 66
South East +43 117 £241 -31.14% 15
East of England -7 48 £160 -11.11% 10
West Midlands -17 28 £180 -45.45% 5
Yorkshire +19 27 £281 +100.89% 7
North West -33 26 £180 -34.54% 9
East Midlands -3 19 £120 -26.15%
South West -40 11 £325 +150.00% 4
North East - - - - 1
Blackberry
UK

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 903 (81.65%) Windows
2 631 (57.05%) Active Directory
3 548 (49.55%) Microsoft
4 494 (44.67%) Windows 7
5 433 (39.15%) MS Office
6 375 (33.91%) MS Exchange
7 357 (32.28%) Citrix
8 329 (29.75%) Windows XP
9 304 (27.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 251 (22.69%) ITIL
11 223 (20.16%) MS Excel
12 221 (19.98%) Finance
13 190 (17.18%) Exchange Server 2010
14 183 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
15 176 (15.91%) VMware
16 164 (14.83%) Windows Server 2003
17 159 (14.38%) Android
18 138 (12.48%) iPhone
19 136 (12.30%) Cisco
20 134 (12.12%) Security Cleared
21 132 (11.93%) VPN
22 128 (11.57%) Apple iOS
23 126 (11.39%) SCCM
24 125 (11.30%) SLA
25 120 (10.85%) DNS
26 116 (10.49%) SC Cleared
27 113 (10.22%) VMware Infrastructure
28 108 (9.76%) Symantec
29 106 (9.58%) Firewall
30 97 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 375 (33.91%) MS Exchange
2 304 (27.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 190 (17.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 87 (7.87%) IBM Notes
5 84 (7.59%) SharePoint
6 80 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 75 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 50 (4.52%) Lync
9 43 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2013
10 18 (1.63%) IIS
11 17 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
12 16 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
14 9 (0.81%) WorkSite
14 9 (0.81%) CMS
15 8 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
15 8 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2000
16 5 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
17 4 (0.36%) Exchange Server 5.5
18 3 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 433 (39.15%) MS Office
2 223 (20.16%) MS Excel
3 20 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.36%) MS Project
5 4 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.27%) InDesign
7 2 (0.18%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.090%) Vectorworks
8 1 (0.090%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.090%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.090%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (0.81%) Eikon
2 7 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.54%) assyst
4 3 (0.27%) Cerner Millennium
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.090%) 3000 Xtra
6 1 (0.090%) Magento
6 1 (0.090%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.090%) Khalix
6 1 (0.090%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.89%) Office 365
2 3 (0.27%) Google Apps
2 3 (0.27%) SaaS
3 2 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 132 (11.93%) VPN
2 120 (10.85%) DNS
3 106 (9.58%) Firewall
4 91 (8.23%) DHCP
5 88 (7.96%) LAN
6 78 (7.05%) WAN
7 71 (6.42%) TCP/IP
8 68 (6.15%) Internet
9 66 (5.97%) SAN
10 49 (4.43%) VoIP
11 42 (3.80%) Wireless
12 32 (2.89%) IP Telephony
13 31 (2.80%) NAS
14 29 (2.62%) Cisco IOS
15 24 (2.17%) 3G
16 21 (1.90%) MPLS
16 21 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
17 20 (1.81%) BIG-IP
17 20 (1.81%) DSL
18 18 (1.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (4.79%) SQL Server
2 10 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (0.72%) MS Access
3 8 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (0.45%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.27%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.27%) DataStage
6 3 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.27%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.18%) MySQL
7 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.090%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.090%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.090%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.090%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.090%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 13 (1.18%) Subversion
2 6 (0.54%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.45%) JIRA
4 4 (0.36%) MSI
4 4 (0.36%) SoapUI
4 4 (0.36%) Calabash
5 3 (0.27%) eggPlant
5 3 (0.27%) Robotium
5 3 (0.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.27%) JBehave
5 3 (0.27%) Xcode
5 3 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.27%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.18%) NUnit
6 2 (0.18%) Selenium
7 1 (0.090%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.090%) Gradle
7 1 (0.090%) Grunt
General
1 221 (19.98%) Finance
2 80 (7.23%) Banking
3 69 (6.24%) Law
4 57 (5.15%) Legal
5 44 (3.98%) Telecoms
6 28 (2.53%) Retail
7 20 (1.81%) Front Office
8 19 (1.72%) Back Office
8 19 (1.72%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.27%) Advertising
10 12 (1.08%) Investment Banking
10 12 (1.08%) Games
11 11 (0.99%) Dutch Language
12 10 (0.90%) French Language
13 6 (0.54%) German Language
14 5 (0.45%) Marketing
14 5 (0.45%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.45%) Publishing
15 4 (0.36%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 341 (30.83%) Analyst
2 191 (17.27%) Support Engineer
3 170 (15.37%) 2nd Line Support
4 167 (15.10%) Desktop Support
5 160 (14.47%) Service Analyst
5 160 (14.47%) Service Desk Analyst
6 138 (12.48%) Support Analyst
7 90 (8.14%) Desktop Engineer
8 68 (6.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 54 (4.88%) Developer
10 53 (4.79%) IT Support
11 52 (4.70%) Consultant
11 52 (4.70%) Desktop Analyst
12 51 (4.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 50 (4.52%) Help Desk Analyst
13 50 (4.52%) 1st Line Support
13 50 (4.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 49 (4.43%) 3rd Line Support
15 37 (3.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 33 (2.98%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (1.99%) HTML
1 22 (1.99%) Web Services
2 19 (1.72%) CSS
3 18 (1.63%) .NET
3 18 (1.63%) HTML5
4 17 (1.54%) XML
5 13 (1.18%) JSON
6 12 (1.08%) Ajax
6 12 (1.08%) CSS3
7 11 (0.99%) jQuery
8 9 (0.81%) SOAP
9 8 (0.72%) Middleware
9 8 (0.72%) Application Packaging
10 6 (0.54%) J2EE
10 6 (0.54%) ASP.NET
10 6 (0.54%) J2ME
10 6 (0.54%) Software Packaging
10 6 (0.54%) Android SDK
11 5 (0.45%) REST
11 5 (0.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 138 (12.48%) iPhone
2 82 (7.41%) iPad
3 59 (5.33%) Handset
4 49 (4.43%) Mobile App
5 36 (3.25%) Thin Client
5 36 (3.25%) Fat Client
5 36 (3.25%) Video Conferencing
6 31 (2.80%) PDA
7 26 (2.35%) Clustering
7 26 (2.35%) Computer Science
8 22 (1.99%) Management Information System
9 19 (1.72%) Hedge funds
10 14 (1.27%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.18%) Smartphone
12 11 (0.99%) Open Source
13 10 (0.90%) Mobile Computing
14 9 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
15 8 (0.72%) Replication
16 7 (0.63%) Equities
17 6 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 903 (81.65%) Windows
2 494 (44.67%) Windows 7
3 329 (29.75%) Windows XP
4 183 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 164 (14.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 159 (14.38%) Android
7 128 (11.57%) Apple iOS
8 79 (7.14%) Windows Vista
9 53 (4.79%) Windows 8
10 49 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 38 (3.44%) Linux
12 29 (2.62%) Mac OS X
12 29 (2.62%) Windows Phone
13 23 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
14 20 (1.81%) Windows 2000 Server
15 16 (1.45%) Mac OS
16 13 (1.18%) UNIX
17 12 (1.08%) Windows 2000
17 12 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 6 (0.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (22.69%) ITIL
2 82 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 75 (6.78%) Migration
4 74 (6.69%) Service Management
5 56 (5.06%) Document Management
6 46 (4.16%) Problem Management
7 43 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 42 (3.80%) Mobile Device Management
9 39 (3.53%) Project Management
10 35 (3.16%) Software Deployment
10 35 (3.16%) Service Delivery
10 35 (3.16%) Asset Management
11 28 (2.53%) Android Development
12 25 (2.26%) Change Control
12 25 (2.26%) ITSM
13 23 (2.08%) iOS Development
13 23 (2.08%) Change Management
14 21 (1.90%) Business Continuity
15 20 (1.81%) E-Commerce
16 18 (1.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (5.24%) SQL
2 54 (4.88%) PowerShell
3 37 (3.35%) Java
4 26 (2.35%) C
5 19 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 14 (1.27%) Objective-C
7 12 (1.08%) C#
8 9 (0.81%) C++
8 9 (0.81%) Perl
9 8 (0.72%) VB
10 7 (0.63%) VBA
11 6 (0.54%) Python
12 4 (0.36%) VBScript
13 3 (0.27%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.27%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.18%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.090%) PHP
15 1 (0.090%) VC++
Qualifications
1 134 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 116 (10.49%) SC Cleared
3 97 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 63 (5.70%) MCP
5 61 (5.52%) MCSE
6 52 (4.70%) Degree
7 26 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (1.90%) MCITP
10 20 (1.81%) MCDST
11 19 (1.72%) A+ Certification
12 17 (1.54%) MCSA
13 15 (1.36%) CCNA
14 13 (1.18%) MOS
15 12 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 10 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 7 (0.63%) CCA
17 7 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
18 5 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 5 (0.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (11.30%) SLA
2 8 (0.72%) ISO 9001
2 8 (0.72%) QA
3 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.090%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 631 (57.05%) Active Directory
2 113 (10.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (6.60%) XenApp
4 45 (4.07%) Microsoft App-V
5 38 (3.44%) Hyper-V
6 37 (3.35%) vSphere
7 33 (2.98%) Terminal Services
8 24 (2.17%) VMware ESX
8 24 (2.17%) XenDesktop
9 22 (1.99%) Xen
10 21 (1.90%) XenServer
11 20 (1.81%) NLBS
12 19 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 15 (1.36%) ISA Server
14 11 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
15 10 (0.90%) MetaFrame
16 9 (0.81%) VMware Server
17 8 (0.72%) Terminal Server
18 6 (0.54%) UAG
19 3 (0.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 126 (11.39%) SCCM
2 39 (3.53%) Backup Exec
3 34 (3.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 30 (2.71%) SCOM
4 30 (2.71%) Norton AntiVirus
5 28 (2.53%) WSUS
6 16 (1.45%) ARCserve
7 15 (1.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 14 (1.27%) NetBackup
9 11 (0.99%) MAILsweeper
10 10 (0.90%) DameWare
10 10 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 7 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 7 (0.63%) SCDPM
11 7 (0.63%) SCVMM
11 7 (0.63%) MIMEsweeper
11 7 (0.63%) Nagios
12 6 (0.54%) Puppet
12 6 (0.54%) Opsview
12 6 (0.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 548 (49.55%) Microsoft
2 357 (32.28%) Citrix
3 176 (15.91%) VMware
4 136 (12.30%) Cisco
5 108 (9.76%) Symantec
6 95 (8.59%) HP
7 86 (7.78%) Lotus
7 86 (7.78%) Apple
8 58 (5.24%) Remedy
9 56 (5.06%) Dell
10 51 (4.61%) Bloomberg
11 46 (4.16%) Reuters
12 41 (3.71%) CA
13 40 (3.62%) CheckPoint
14 38 (3.44%) AppSense
15 37 (3.35%) MobileIron
16 32 (2.89%) McAfee
17 30 (2.71%) Lumension
18 29 (2.62%) Avaya
19 28 (2.53%) Altiris
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