The first 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 31 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 England 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 201 156 137
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -19
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 509 632 748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.03% 1.36% 1.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.99% 5.08% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 315 352
Average daily rate
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£245 £275 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% -3.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £139 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 97 97
Average hourly rate £16.15 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.27% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £24.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12768 12453 13337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.83% 26.73% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7803 7688 7811
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 525 544 721
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -18.38%
Blackberry
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -36 273 £278 -6.72% 57
South East +14 112 £288 +30.68% 16
East of England -14 38 £160 -41.81% 5
West Midlands -15 27 £175 -46.96% 4
East Midlands +3 22 £120 -26.15% 1
North West -39 22 £288 +4.54% 8
Yorkshire 0 7 £475 +171.42% 12
South West -41 7 £300 +51.89% 10
North East - - - - 3
Blackberry
UK

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 895 (81.22%) Windows
2 619 (56.17%) Active Directory
3 539 (48.91%) Microsoft
4 491 (44.56%) Windows 7
5 425 (38.57%) MS Office
6 380 (34.48%) MS Exchange
7 359 (32.58%) Citrix
8 342 (31.03%) Windows XP
9 329 (29.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 258 (23.41%) ITIL
11 218 (19.78%) Finance
12 210 (19.06%) MS Excel
13 199 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2010
14 191 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 172 (15.61%) VMware
16 165 (14.97%) Windows Server 2003
17 164 (14.88%) Android
18 150 (13.61%) iPhone
19 128 (11.62%) VPN
19 128 (11.62%) Apple iOS
20 123 (11.16%) Security Cleared
21 122 (11.07%) Cisco
22 121 (10.98%) DNS
23 120 (10.89%) SCCM
24 111 (10.07%) VMware Infrastructure
24 111 (10.07%) SLA
25 105 (9.53%) SC Cleared
26 104 (9.44%) Microsoft Certification
26 104 (9.44%) Symantec
27 94 (8.53%) HP

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 380 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 329 (29.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 199 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 90 (8.17%) IBM Notes
5 84 (7.62%) SharePoint
6 74 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 73 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2003
8 53 (4.81%) Lync
9 45 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 20 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (1.36%) CMS
12 13 (1.18%) IIS
13 12 (1.09%) Lotus Domino
13 12 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
13 12 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (0.82%) WorkSite
15 8 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2000
15 8 (0.73%) WordPress
16 5 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 425 (38.57%) MS Office
2 210 (19.06%) MS Excel
3 23 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.91%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.36%) MS Project
8 2 (0.18%) InDesign
8 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.18%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.091%) Vectorworks
9 1 (0.091%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.091%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 11 (1.00%) Eikon
2 8 (0.73%) Magento
3 7 (0.64%) assyst
4 6 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.27%) Cerner Millennium
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.18%) Khalix
7 1 (0.091%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.091%) 3000 Xtra
7 1 (0.091%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.99%) Office 365
2 4 (0.36%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 128 (11.62%) VPN
2 121 (10.98%) DNS
3 94 (8.53%) Firewall
4 90 (8.17%) DHCP
5 79 (7.17%) LAN
6 69 (6.26%) WAN
6 69 (6.26%) TCP/IP
7 67 (6.08%) SAN
8 63 (5.72%) Internet
9 50 (4.54%) VoIP
10 33 (2.99%) NAS
11 31 (2.81%) Wireless
12 26 (2.36%) IP Telephony
13 23 (2.09%) SMTP
14 21 (1.91%) MPLS
15 18 (1.63%) DSL
15 18 (1.63%) BIG-IP
16 17 (1.54%) VLAN
16 17 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
16 17 (1.54%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (0.91%) MySQL
4 8 (0.73%) MS Access
5 5 (0.45%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.27%) EDRMS
7 3 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.27%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.27%) DataStage
7 3 (0.27%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.091%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.091%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.091%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.091%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 15 (1.36%) Subversion
2 8 (0.73%) JIRA
3 6 (0.54%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.54%) SoapUI
4 5 (0.45%) Calabash
4 5 (0.45%) eggPlant
4 5 (0.45%) JBehave
4 5 (0.45%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.36%) MSI
5 4 (0.36%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.36%) Selenium
5 4 (0.36%) Robotium
6 3 (0.27%) PhoneGap
6 3 (0.27%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.27%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.27%) Xcode
7 2 (0.18%) NUnit
7 2 (0.18%) Maven
General
1 218 (19.78%) Finance
2 88 (7.99%) Banking
3 76 (6.90%) Law
4 67 (6.08%) Legal
5 39 (3.54%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.27%) Retail
7 24 (2.18%) Financial Institution
8 19 (1.72%) Front Office
9 17 (1.54%) Advertising
10 14 (1.27%) Investment Banking
10 14 (1.27%) Back Office
11 13 (1.18%) Dutch Language
12 12 (1.09%) Games
13 10 (0.91%) French Language
14 6 (0.54%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.45%) Publishing
15 5 (0.45%) Marketing
16 4 (0.36%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.27%) German Language
17 3 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 350 (31.76%) Analyst
2 194 (17.60%) Support Engineer
3 170 (15.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 169 (15.34%) Service Analyst
5 167 (15.15%) Service Desk Analyst
6 164 (14.88%) Desktop Support
7 145 (13.16%) Support Analyst
8 84 (7.62%) Desktop Engineer
9 65 (5.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 60 (5.44%) Developer
11 56 (5.08%) 1st Line Support
11 56 (5.08%) IT Support
12 55 (4.99%) Help Desk Analyst
12 55 (4.99%) Desktop Analyst
13 53 (4.81%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 52 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support
15 47 (4.26%) Consultant
15 47 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 42 (3.81%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
17 33 (2.99%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (2.90%) HTML
2 28 (2.54%) Web Services
3 27 (2.45%) CSS
3 27 (2.45%) HTML5
4 20 (1.81%) CSS3
5 19 (1.72%) jQuery
5 19 (1.72%) .NET
5 19 (1.72%) XML
6 13 (1.18%) SOAP
7 12 (1.09%) Ajax
7 12 (1.09%) JSON
8 9 (0.82%) REST
9 8 (0.73%) Application Packaging
10 7 (0.64%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.54%) J2EE
11 6 (0.54%) J2ME
11 6 (0.54%) Middleware
11 6 (0.54%) Android SDK
11 6 (0.54%) Sencha Touch
12 5 (0.45%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 150 (13.61%) iPhone
2 78 (7.08%) iPad
3 66 (5.99%) Handset
4 52 (4.72%) Mobile App
5 38 (3.45%) Fat Client
5 38 (3.45%) Thin Client
6 30 (2.72%) Video Conferencing
7 29 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 23 (2.09%) Computer Science
9 21 (1.91%) Hedge funds
9 21 (1.91%) PDA
10 19 (1.72%) Clustering
11 15 (1.36%) Open Source
12 14 (1.27%) Smartphone
13 13 (1.18%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
15 9 (0.82%) NHS
15 9 (0.82%) PKI
16 8 (0.73%) Replication
17 7 (0.64%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 895 (81.22%) Windows
2 491 (44.56%) Windows 7
3 342 (31.03%) Windows XP
4 191 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 165 (14.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 164 (14.88%) Android
7 128 (11.62%) Apple iOS
8 78 (7.08%) Windows Vista
9 57 (5.17%) Windows 8
10 49 (4.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 41 (3.72%) Linux
12 29 (2.63%) Mac OS X
13 26 (2.36%) UNIX
13 26 (2.36%) Windows Mobile
13 26 (2.36%) Windows Phone
14 21 (1.91%) Windows 2000 Server
15 14 (1.27%) Windows 2000
16 13 (1.18%) Mac OS
17 12 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 6 (0.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (23.41%) ITIL
2 90 (8.17%) Incident Management
3 76 (6.90%) Service Management
4 75 (6.81%) Migration
5 58 (5.26%) Document Management
6 45 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 43 (3.90%) Problem Management
8 42 (3.81%) Project Management
9 37 (3.36%) Service Delivery
9 37 (3.36%) Mobile Device Management
10 35 (3.18%) Software Deployment
10 35 (3.18%) Asset Management
11 33 (2.99%) Change Management
12 31 (2.81%) Android Development
13 25 (2.27%) iOS Development
13 25 (2.27%) E-Commerce
14 24 (2.18%) ITSM
15 22 (2.00%) Configuration Management
16 21 (1.91%) Business Continuity
17 20 (1.81%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 60 (5.44%) PowerShell
2 58 (5.26%) SQL
3 34 (3.09%) Java
4 29 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 25 (2.27%) C
6 13 (1.18%) C#
7 12 (1.09%) Perl
7 12 (1.09%) Objective-C
8 11 (1.00%) VB
9 10 (0.91%) Python
10 9 (0.82%) PHP
11 8 (0.73%) C++
12 7 (0.64%) VBA
13 5 (0.45%) VBScript
14 3 (0.27%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.27%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.27%) Ruby
14 3 (0.27%) PHP5
14 3 (0.27%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.091%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 123 (11.16%) Security Cleared
2 105 (9.53%) SC Cleared
3 104 (9.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 64 (5.81%) MCSE
5 58 (5.26%) MCP
6 51 (4.63%) Degree
7 26 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
8 24 (2.18%) MCITP
9 22 (2.00%) MCDST
10 18 (1.63%) A+ Certification
10 18 (1.63%) MCSA
11 16 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (1.09%) CCNA
13 11 (1.00%) MOS
14 10 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (0.91%) Citrix Certification
15 9 (0.82%) CCA
15 9 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 7 (0.64%) DV Cleared
17 5 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (10.07%) SLA
2 12 (1.09%) QA
3 7 (0.64%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.091%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.091%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 619 (56.17%) Active Directory
2 111 (10.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (6.53%) XenApp
4 46 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 37 (3.36%) Hyper-V
6 33 (2.99%) vSphere
7 29 (2.63%) Terminal Services
8 24 (2.18%) VMware ESX
9 23 (2.09%) XenDesktop
10 22 (2.00%) Xen
11 19 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 19 (1.72%) XenServer
12 18 (1.63%) NLBS
13 13 (1.18%) ISA Server
14 11 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
15 8 (0.73%) VMware Server
16 6 (0.54%) Terminal Server
17 5 (0.45%) UAG
18 3 (0.27%) MetaFrame
18 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 120 (10.89%) SCCM
2 40 (3.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 37 (3.36%) Backup Exec
4 29 (2.63%) SCOM
5 28 (2.54%) WSUS
6 22 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 21 (1.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 15 (1.36%) ARCserve
9 14 (1.27%) MAILsweeper
10 11 (1.00%) SCVMM
11 10 (0.91%) DameWare
11 10 (0.91%) NetBackup
11 10 (0.91%) SCDPM
12 8 (0.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 7 (0.64%) MIMEsweeper
13 7 (0.64%) Nagios
13 7 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 6 (0.54%) Puppet
14 6 (0.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 6 (0.54%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 539 (48.91%) Microsoft
2 359 (32.58%) Citrix
3 172 (15.61%) VMware
4 122 (11.07%) Cisco
5 104 (9.44%) Symantec
6 94 (8.53%) HP
7 89 (8.08%) Lotus
7 89 (8.08%) Apple
8 56 (5.08%) Bloomberg
9 53 (4.81%) Remedy
10 51 (4.63%) Dell
11 50 (4.54%) Reuters
12 41 (3.72%) MobileIron
13 39 (3.54%) AppSense
14 35 (3.18%) McAfee
14 35 (3.18%) CA
15 32 (2.90%) Lumension
16 30 (2.72%) Altiris
17 29 (2.63%) CheckPoint
18 25 (2.27%) Avaya
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
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Wiltshire
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Sheffield, Yorkshire
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Wiltshire
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
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Eastleigh, Hampshire
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Rate: £160 - £190 per day
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
JM
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Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £11.33 - £13.50 per hour
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: negotiable
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Malmesbury, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £18.00 - £20.00 per hour + Up to £26k Per Annum (Perm)
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Sheffield
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Hertfordshire
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London
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Rate: £175 - £184.75 per day
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Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
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London
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