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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 277 168 161
Rank change year-on-year
-109 -7
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 375 599 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 1.25% 1.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.46% 3.98% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 276 269
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£275 £215 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% -20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £125 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £185 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -38.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 111 102
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £13.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.97 £24.90 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £15.83
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +7.39%
Blackberry
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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
15252 15041 13642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.00% 31.35% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9592 9527 8362
Average daily rate £425 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £234 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 598 561
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -11.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015.

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 May 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.

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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 -54 211 £275 - 72
South East -91 44 £300 +64.15% 13
East of England +3 31 £275 +96.42% 8
Yorkshire -6 23 £275 +161.90% 4
West Midlands -15 18 £115 -54.00% 1
North West -42 16 £245 +63.33% 6
East Midlands -18 12 £305 +80.74% 1
North East - 12 £100 - 2
South West -3 7 £110 -56.00% 8
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Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 570 (73.55%) Windows
2 398 (51.35%) Active Directory
3 333 (42.97%) Windows 7
4 299 (38.58%) Microsoft
4 299 (38.58%) MS Office
5 220 (28.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 211 (27.23%) Citrix
7 183 (23.61%) MS Exchange
8 179 (23.10%) Windows XP
9 167 (21.55%) Finance
10 155 (20.00%) ITIL
11 146 (18.84%) MS Excel
12 139 (17.94%) iPhone
13 128 (16.52%) Android
14 118 (15.23%) Windows Server 2008
15 102 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
15 102 (13.16%) Apple iOS
16 89 (11.48%) Cisco
16 89 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010
17 87 (11.23%) LAN
18 86 (11.10%) SCCM
19 85 (10.97%) WAN
19 85 (10.97%) VMware
20 82 (10.58%) iPad
21 79 (10.19%) Banking
22 73 (9.42%) DNS
23 72 (9.29%) Apple
24 66 (8.52%) TCP/IP
25 63 (8.13%) SLA
25 63 (8.13%) Microsoft Certification

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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
1 220 (28.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 183 (23.61%) MS Exchange
3 89 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 57 (7.35%) Lync
5 40 (5.16%) IBM Notes
6 39 (5.03%) SharePoint
7 38 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 32 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 31 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 23 (2.97%) WorkSite
11 17 (2.19%) IIS
12 16 (2.06%) Lotus Domino
13 6 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
13 6 (0.77%) CMS
14 5 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2000
15 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.39%) Apache
17 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
17 2 (0.26%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 299 (38.58%) MS Office
2 146 (18.84%) MS Excel
3 19 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.39%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) Shockwave
7 1 (0.13%) Quicktime
7 1 (0.13%) MS Project
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 7 (0.90%) Eikon
2 6 (0.77%) assyst
3 4 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.13%) TeleForm
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.68%) Office 365
2 7 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.65%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.39%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.13%) SaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Symantec.cloud
5 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 87 (11.23%) LAN
2 85 (10.97%) WAN
3 73 (9.42%) DNS
4 66 (8.52%) TCP/IP
5 62 (8.00%) VPN
6 58 (7.48%) DHCP
6 58 (7.48%) Firewall
7 33 (4.26%) Wireless
8 31 (4.00%) Internet
8 31 (4.00%) VoIP
9 30 (3.87%) SAN
10 23 (2.97%) MPLS
11 19 (2.45%) IP Telephony
12 16 (2.06%) VLAN
13 15 (1.94%) DSL
14 13 (1.68%) BIG-IP
15 12 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (1.29%) SMTP
16 10 (1.29%) Broadband
17 9 (1.16%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.16%) Oracle Database
3 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.13%) MySQL
7 1 (0.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (1.03%) Xcode
2 6 (0.77%) Selenium
2 6 (0.77%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.26%) JIRA
3 2 (0.26%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.13%) JUnit
4 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.13%) MSI
4 1 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 167 (21.55%) Finance
2 79 (10.19%) Banking
3 57 (7.35%) Law
4 52 (6.71%) Legal
5 30 (3.87%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.32%) Back Office
7 15 (1.94%) Retail
8 14 (1.81%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.55%) Spanish Language
10 11 (1.42%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.90%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.52%) Publishing
13 3 (0.39%) Games
13 3 (0.39%) French Language
13 3 (0.39%) German Language
14 2 (0.26%) Local Government
14 2 (0.26%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.26%) Russian Language
14 2 (0.26%) Front Office
15 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 260 (33.55%) Analyst
2 141 (18.19%) Desktop Support
3 123 (15.87%) Support Engineer
4 115 (14.84%) Service Analyst
5 114 (14.71%) Support Analyst
6 112 (14.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 91 (11.74%) 2nd Line Support
8 82 (10.58%) Desktop Engineer
9 63 (8.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 44 (5.68%) Help Desk Analyst
11 38 (4.90%) Developer
11 38 (4.90%) Desktop Analyst
12 36 (4.65%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 30 (3.87%) IT Support
14 26 (3.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 25 (3.23%) 1st Line Support
15 25 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
16 23 (2.97%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
17 22 (2.84%) Messaging Engineer
17 22 (2.84%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (4.13%) HTML
2 27 (3.48%) HTML5
3 19 (2.45%) CSS
3 19 (2.45%) CSS3
4 13 (1.68%) PhoneGap
5 11 (1.42%) jQuery
5 11 (1.42%) JSON
6 10 (1.29%) .NET
6 10 (1.29%) Backbone.js
7 9 (1.16%) Android SDK
7 9 (1.16%) MEAP
8 8 (1.03%) iOS SDK
9 7 (0.90%) Qt
9 7 (0.90%) Ajax
10 6 (0.77%) Application Packaging
10 6 (0.77%) Dojo
10 6 (0.77%) Web Services
10 6 (0.77%) XML
10 6 (0.77%) Ember.js
11 5 (0.65%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 139 (17.94%) iPhone
2 82 (10.58%) iPad
3 47 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 39 (5.03%) User Experience
5 38 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (3.61%) Clustering
7 22 (2.84%) Video Conferencing
8 20 (2.58%) PDA
8 20 (2.58%) Handset
9 19 (2.45%) Smartphone
9 19 (2.45%) Computer Science
10 17 (2.19%) Thin Client
10 17 (2.19%) Fat Client
10 17 (2.19%) BYOD
11 12 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.29%) Hedge funds
13 8 (1.03%) CMDB
14 6 (0.77%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.77%) Visualisation
15 5 (0.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 570 (73.55%) Windows
2 333 (42.97%) Windows 7
3 179 (23.10%) Windows XP
4 128 (16.52%) Android
5 118 (15.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 102 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 102 (13.16%) Apple iOS
7 50 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 44 (5.68%) Windows 8
9 32 (4.13%) Mac OS X
10 25 (3.23%) Linux
11 24 (3.10%) Windows Phone
12 19 (2.45%) Windows 2000 Server
13 17 (2.19%) Windows Mobile
14 14 (1.81%) UNIX
15 11 (1.42%) Windows Vista
16 8 (1.03%) BlackBerry OS
17 7 (0.90%) Windows Phone 7
17 7 (0.90%) Windows 2000
18 6 (0.77%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (20.00%) ITIL
2 55 (7.10%) Incident Management
3 44 (5.68%) Migration
4 43 (5.55%) Service Management
5 33 (4.26%) Problem Management
6 29 (3.74%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 25 (3.23%) Document Management
8 24 (3.10%) Project Management
9 22 (2.84%) ITSM
10 20 (2.58%) Business Continuity
11 19 (2.45%) Mobile Development
12 18 (2.32%) Service Delivery
13 17 (2.19%) iOS Development
14 16 (2.06%) Performance Management
15 14 (1.81%) BCP
16 13 (1.68%) Mobile Application Development
16 13 (1.68%) Business Continuity Planning
16 13 (1.68%) Change Management
16 13 (1.68%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (4.26%) JavaScript
2 25 (3.23%) SQL
3 14 (1.81%) PowerShell
4 13 (1.68%) C++
5 12 (1.55%) Java
6 10 (1.29%) Objective-C
7 8 (1.03%) VBA
8 4 (0.52%) PHP
9 3 (0.39%) C
10 2 (0.26%) VBScript
10 2 (0.26%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.13%) C#
11 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.13%) PHP5
11 1 (0.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 63 (8.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (6.84%) Security Cleared
3 46 (5.94%) MCSE
4 42 (5.42%) SC Cleared
5 41 (5.29%) Degree
6 31 (4.00%) MCP
7 24 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (2.58%) CCNA
9 15 (1.94%) MCSA
10 13 (1.68%) MOS
11 10 (1.29%) MCDST
12 8 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (0.77%) MCTS
13 6 (0.77%) CCNP
14 5 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.65%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.52%) MCITP
15 4 (0.52%) PMP
15 4 (0.52%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (8.13%) SLA
2 3 (0.39%) QA
3 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 398 (51.35%) Active Directory
2 52 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (4.77%) XenApp
4 29 (3.74%) Hyper-V
5 19 (2.45%) XenDesktop
6 18 (2.32%) VMware ESX
7 17 (2.19%) vSphere
8 13 (1.68%) Xen
8 13 (1.68%) NLBS
9 10 (1.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (1.03%) Terminal Server
11 7 (0.90%) ISA Server
12 6 (0.77%) XenServer
13 5 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.65%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.65%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.39%) VirtualBox
16 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 86 (11.10%) SCCM
2 21 (2.71%) WSUS
3 19 (2.45%) AirWatch
4 18 (2.32%) Norton AntiVirus
5 17 (2.19%) Backup Exec
6 16 (2.06%) SCOM
7 12 (1.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 8 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
9 7 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (0.90%) ARCserve
10 5 (0.65%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.52%) DameWare
12 3 (0.39%) SCSM
12 3 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 2 (0.26%) SCVMM
13 2 (0.26%) SAP Afaria
13 2 (0.26%) XenMobile
13 2 (0.26%) SCDPM
13 2 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 2 (0.26%) vMotion
Vendors
1 299 (38.58%) Microsoft
2 211 (27.23%) Citrix
3 89 (11.48%) Cisco
4 85 (10.97%) VMware
5 72 (9.29%) Apple
6 50 (6.45%) Symantec
7 43 (5.55%) Lotus
8 42 (5.42%) HP
9 29 (3.74%) McAfee
10 28 (3.61%) Remedy
11 27 (3.48%) Bloomberg
12 25 (3.23%) Altiris
13 24 (3.10%) Dell
13 24 (3.10%) MobileIron
14 21 (2.71%) CheckPoint
14 21 (2.71%) Reuters
15 17 (2.19%) Avaya
16 16 (2.06%) IBM
17 14 (1.81%) Google
18 13 (1.68%) LANDesk
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