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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 262 216 171
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -45
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 418 510 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 1.01% 1.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.43% 3.07% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 224 315
Average daily rate
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£255 £240 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -13.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £135 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £214 £250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 109 103
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.19 £22.50 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
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
17173 16588 16006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.31% 32.97% 33.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10982 10078 9870
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 657 690 652
Average hourly rate £21.08 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.92% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

Location
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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 +23 270 £299 +35.73% 43
South East -86 44 £166 -30.72% 18
East of England -14 30 £209 +30.46% 2
East Midlands -8 18 £315 +186.36% 4
Yorkshire -38 18 £153 -45.77% 10
North West -42 15 £155 -13.88% 5
West Midlands -14 13 £290 +52.63% 4
South West -14 8 £325 - 3
North East - 1 £320 -
Blackberry
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Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 572 (72.87%) Windows
2 464 (59.11%) Active Directory
3 346 (44.08%) Microsoft
4 339 (43.18%) Windows 7
5 300 (38.22%) MS Office
6 249 (31.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 235 (29.94%) Citrix
8 206 (26.24%) MS Exchange
9 193 (24.59%) Finance
10 178 (22.68%) ITIL
11 161 (20.51%) MS Excel
12 156 (19.87%) Windows XP
13 149 (18.98%) Android
14 131 (16.69%) Windows Server 2008
15 114 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
16 111 (14.14%) Exchange Server 2010
17 104 (13.25%) Apple iOS
18 101 (12.87%) iPhone
19 100 (12.74%) LAN
20 99 (12.61%) Cisco
21 98 (12.48%) VMware
22 95 (12.10%) WAN
22 95 (12.10%) SLA
23 92 (11.72%) SCCM
24 80 (10.19%) Microsoft Certification
25 79 (10.06%) DNS
25 79 (10.06%) Firewall
26 76 (9.68%) Apple
27 72 (9.17%) Law
28 66 (8.41%) Windows 8

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 249 (31.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 206 (26.24%) MS Exchange
3 111 (14.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 54 (6.88%) Lync
5 53 (6.75%) SharePoint
6 52 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 41 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 23 (2.93%) IIS
9 21 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
10 19 (2.42%) IBM Notes
11 18 (2.29%) WorkSite
12 12 (1.53%) Lotus Domino
13 7 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.89%) Office Communications Server
14 5 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.64%) CMS
15 4 (0.51%) Live Communications Server
16 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 2 (0.25%) Apache
17 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 300 (38.22%) MS Office
2 161 (20.51%) MS Excel
3 25 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.25%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) Vectorworks
7 1 (0.13%) Solid Edge
7 1 (0.13%) SketchUp
7 1 (0.13%) Blender
7 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.51%) Eikon
2 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.13%) assyst
3 1 (0.13%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.13%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.04%) Office 365
2 8 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.25%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.25%) GitHub
6 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.13%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 100 (12.74%) LAN
2 95 (12.10%) WAN
3 79 (10.06%) DNS
3 79 (10.06%) Firewall
4 61 (7.77%) DHCP
4 61 (7.77%) TCP/IP
5 56 (7.13%) VPN
6 42 (5.35%) SAN
7 34 (4.33%) MPLS
8 28 (3.57%) DSL
8 28 (3.57%) BIG-IP
9 26 (3.31%) Wireless
10 24 (3.06%) Internet
11 19 (2.42%) VoIP
12 16 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
13 13 (1.66%) VLAN
14 11 (1.40%) Network Security
15 10 (1.27%) IP Telephony
15 10 (1.27%) LDAP
16 8 (1.02%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.18%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.25%) MySQL
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.13%) MS Access
6 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.13%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.25%) Calabash
2 1 (0.13%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.13%) MSI
2 1 (0.13%) Subversion
2 1 (0.13%) JIRA
General
1 193 (24.59%) Finance
2 72 (9.17%) Law
3 63 (8.03%) Banking
4 45 (5.73%) Legal
5 29 (3.69%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.17%) Back Office
7 13 (1.66%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.15%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.89%) Spanish Language
10 6 (0.76%) Retail
11 5 (0.64%) Automotive
11 5 (0.64%) Publishing
11 5 (0.64%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.51%) Front Office
12 4 (0.51%) Electronics
12 4 (0.51%) German Language
13 3 (0.38%) French Language
13 3 (0.38%) Local Government
14 2 (0.25%) Marketing
15 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 285 (36.31%) Analyst
2 143 (18.22%) Support Analyst
3 128 (16.31%) Desktop Support
4 113 (14.39%) Service Analyst
5 112 (14.27%) Service Desk Analyst
6 99 (12.61%) 2nd Line Support
7 93 (11.85%) Support Engineer
8 49 (6.24%) Desktop Engineer
8 49 (6.24%) Desktop Analyst
9 47 (5.99%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 46 (5.86%) Developer
11 45 (5.73%) 3rd Line Support
12 41 (5.22%) Help Desk Analyst
13 36 (4.59%) 1st Line Support
14 35 (4.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 35 (4.46%) Help Desk Support
14 35 (4.46%) IT Support
15 31 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 25 (3.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 25 (3.18%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.04%) HTML
1 16 (2.04%) Qt
2 15 (1.91%) HTML5
3 9 (1.15%) CSS
4 8 (1.02%) CSS3
5 7 (0.89%) JSON
5 7 (0.89%) MEAP
6 5 (0.64%) Android SDK
6 5 (0.64%) Ajax
7 4 (0.51%) Cocoa
7 4 (0.51%) Backbone.js
7 4 (0.51%) jQuery
8 3 (0.38%) Dojo
8 3 (0.38%) Cocoa Touch
8 3 (0.38%) Ember.js
8 3 (0.38%) Middleware
8 3 (0.38%) .NET
8 3 (0.38%) ODBC
9 2 (0.25%) WebSockets
9 2 (0.25%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 101 (12.87%) iPhone
2 62 (7.90%) iPad
3 54 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (6.11%) Mobile App
5 35 (4.46%) User Experience
6 32 (4.08%) Data Centre
7 22 (2.80%) BYOD
8 21 (2.68%) Video Conferencing
8 21 (2.68%) Smartphone
9 19 (2.42%) Fat Client
9 19 (2.42%) Thin Client
10 17 (2.17%) PDA
11 16 (2.04%) Clustering
12 15 (1.91%) Handset
13 14 (1.78%) Computer Science
14 12 (1.53%) Replication
14 12 (1.53%) PKI
15 7 (0.89%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (0.89%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 572 (72.87%) Windows
2 339 (43.18%) Windows 7
3 156 (19.87%) Windows XP
4 149 (18.98%) Android
5 131 (16.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 114 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 104 (13.25%) Apple iOS
8 66 (8.41%) Windows 8
9 46 (5.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 38 (4.84%) Mac OS X
11 27 (3.44%) Linux
12 22 (2.80%) Windows Phone
13 20 (2.55%) Windows Vista
14 15 (1.91%) Windows Mobile
15 13 (1.66%) Windows 2000 Server
16 12 (1.53%) UNIX
17 10 (1.27%) BlackBerry OS
18 7 (0.89%) Mac OS
19 5 (0.64%) Windows 2000
20 4 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (22.68%) ITIL
2 57 (7.26%) Incident Management
3 55 (7.01%) Service Management
4 43 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 39 (4.97%) Migration
6 37 (4.71%) ITSM
6 37 (4.71%) Problem Management
7 33 (4.20%) Document Management
8 29 (3.69%) Performance Management
8 29 (3.69%) Business Continuity
9 28 (3.57%) Change Management
9 28 (3.57%) Project Management
10 26 (3.31%) BCP
11 25 (3.18%) Mobile Application Development
11 25 (3.18%) Business Continuity Planning
12 23 (2.93%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (2.80%) Service Delivery
14 18 (2.29%) Data Protection
15 16 (2.04%) Data Management
15 16 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (3.69%) SQL
2 27 (3.44%) C++
3 23 (2.93%) PowerShell
4 12 (1.53%) JavaScript
5 9 (1.15%) Java
6 7 (0.89%) C
7 5 (0.64%) Objective-C
8 4 (0.51%) PHP
9 3 (0.38%) VBScript
10 1 (0.13%) VB
10 1 (0.13%) VBA
10 1 (0.13%) Python
10 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.13%) Ruby
10 1 (0.13%) PHP5
10 1 (0.13%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 80 (10.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (6.37%) Security Cleared
3 42 (5.35%) MCSE
4 40 (5.10%) SC Cleared
5 38 (4.84%) MCP
6 33 (4.20%) Degree
7 18 (2.29%) MCDST
8 17 (2.17%) MCSA
9 14 (1.78%) MCITP
10 10 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.02%) MOS
12 8 (1.02%) MCTS
13 7 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (0.76%) A+ Certification
14 6 (0.76%) DV Cleared
15 5 (0.64%) CCNP
16 4 (0.51%) CCNA
17 3 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 3 (0.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (12.10%) SLA
2 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.13%) QA
System Software
1 464 (59.11%) Active Directory
2 55 (7.01%) XenApp
3 52 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (3.82%) Hyper-V
5 28 (3.57%) NLBS
6 24 (3.06%) vSphere
7 23 (2.93%) XenDesktop
8 19 (2.42%) VMware ESX
9 15 (1.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 15 (1.91%) Xen
10 14 (1.78%) ISA Server
11 11 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.89%) Terminal Server
13 6 (0.76%) BitLocker
14 4 (0.51%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.51%) Firmware
14 4 (0.51%) NDS
15 3 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.38%) XenServer
16 2 (0.25%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 92 (11.72%) SCCM
2 35 (4.46%) WSUS
3 22 (2.80%) Backup Exec
4 20 (2.55%) AirWatch
5 17 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
6 15 (1.91%) SCOM
6 15 (1.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 14 (1.78%) NetBackup
7 14 (1.78%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.64%) ARCserve
8 5 (0.64%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.51%) DameWare
9 4 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (0.51%) SAP Afaria
9 4 (0.51%) SCDPM
10 3 (0.38%) Casper Suite
11 2 (0.25%) vMotion
11 2 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.25%) Unicenter
12 1 (0.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 346 (44.08%) Microsoft
2 235 (29.94%) Citrix
3 99 (12.61%) Cisco
4 98 (12.48%) VMware
5 76 (9.68%) Apple
6 51 (6.50%) HP
7 45 (5.73%) Symantec
8 40 (5.10%) Remedy
9 39 (4.97%) CheckPoint
10 32 (4.08%) McAfee
10 32 (4.08%) Dell
11 30 (3.82%) Bloomberg
12 29 (3.69%) Reuters
13 27 (3.44%) MobileIron
14 20 (2.55%) Altiris
14 20 (2.55%) Lotus
15 16 (2.04%) Sophos
16 12 (1.53%) Nokia
17 11 (1.40%) Adobe
18 10 (1.27%) Avaya
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