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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 262 211 159
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -52
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 403 510 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.78% 1.03% 1.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.44% 3.18% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 215 322
Average daily rate
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£263 £250 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £132 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £200 £239
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -16.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 102 97
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% -10.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.03 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £22.40 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +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
16511 16046 15561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.05% 32.51% 33.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10581 9839 9417
Average daily rate £423 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 624 668
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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 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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 -7 259 £260 -7.14% 54
South East -80 38 £300 +4.34% 13
East of England -7 32 £344 +114.84% 4
East Midlands -5 17 £305 +154.16% 3
Yorkshire -17 15 £153 -67.89% 5
North West -33 15 £155 -46.08% 10
South West -2 13 £225 -25.00% 9
West Midlands -17 7 - - 1
North East - 6 £263 -
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Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 556 (72.21%) Windows
2 449 (58.31%) Active Directory
3 328 (42.60%) Microsoft
4 322 (41.82%) Windows 7
5 284 (36.88%) MS Office
6 236 (30.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 215 (27.92%) Citrix
8 203 (26.36%) MS Exchange
9 190 (24.68%) Finance
10 176 (22.86%) ITIL
11 155 (20.13%) MS Excel
12 148 (19.22%) Windows XP
13 136 (17.66%) Android
14 124 (16.10%) Windows Server 2008
15 123 (15.97%) iPhone
16 108 (14.03%) Windows Server 2003
17 102 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2010
18 101 (13.12%) Apple iOS
19 93 (12.08%) Cisco
20 91 (11.82%) LAN
21 90 (11.69%) VMware
22 87 (11.30%) WAN
22 87 (11.30%) SCCM
23 83 (10.78%) SLA
24 81 (10.52%) Microsoft Certification
25 75 (9.74%) Firewall
26 74 (9.61%) iPad
27 70 (9.09%) DNS
28 68 (8.83%) Apple
29 63 (8.18%) Law

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 236 (30.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 203 (26.36%) MS Exchange
3 102 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 62 (8.05%) Lync
5 47 (6.10%) SharePoint
6 44 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 43 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 30 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (2.34%) IIS
10 17 (2.21%) IBM Notes
10 17 (2.21%) WorkSite
11 12 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
12 7 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.91%) Office Communications Server
13 6 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.65%) CMS
14 5 (0.65%) Live Communications Server
15 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 2 (0.26%) Apache
16 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 284 (36.88%) MS Office
2 155 (20.13%) MS Excel
3 25 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.39%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.13%) MS Project
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.39%) Eikon
2 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.26%) assyst
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.13%) TeleForm
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.56%) Office 365
2 6 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.26%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.26%) GitHub
6 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.13%) Symantec.cloud
6 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (11.82%) LAN
2 87 (11.30%) WAN
3 75 (9.74%) Firewall
4 70 (9.09%) DNS
5 61 (7.92%) TCP/IP
6 60 (7.79%) VPN
7 57 (7.40%) DHCP
8 38 (4.94%) SAN
9 32 (4.16%) MPLS
10 28 (3.64%) DSL
11 26 (3.38%) BIG-IP
12 22 (2.86%) Internet
13 21 (2.73%) VoIP
14 19 (2.47%) Wireless
15 18 (2.34%) IP Telephony
16 15 (1.95%) Cisco IOS
17 13 (1.69%) VLAN
18 10 (1.30%) LDAP
18 10 (1.30%) Broadband
19 9 (1.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (0.91%) Oracle Database
5 6 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (0.26%) MySQL
8 1 (0.13%) MS Access
8 1 (0.13%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (0.78%) Xcode
2 2 (0.26%) JIRA
2 2 (0.26%) Selenium
2 2 (0.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.13%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.13%) Subversion
3 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.13%) MSI
General
1 190 (24.68%) Finance
2 63 (8.18%) Law
3 58 (7.53%) Banking
4 40 (5.19%) Legal
5 30 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.95%) Back Office
7 13 (1.69%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.30%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.91%) Retail
9 7 (0.91%) Spanish Language
10 5 (0.65%) German Language
10 5 (0.65%) Publishing
10 5 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.52%) Front Office
11 4 (0.52%) French Language
12 2 (0.26%) Marketing
12 2 (0.26%) Electronics
12 2 (0.26%) Local Government
13 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 266 (34.55%) Analyst
2 125 (16.23%) Desktop Support
2 125 (16.23%) Support Analyst
3 114 (14.81%) Service Analyst
4 111 (14.42%) Service Desk Analyst
5 97 (12.60%) Support Engineer
6 95 (12.34%) 2nd Line Support
7 58 (7.53%) Desktop Engineer
8 49 (6.36%) Developer
9 43 (5.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 40 (5.19%) Help Desk Analyst
10 40 (5.19%) Desktop Analyst
11 38 (4.94%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 34 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support
13 32 (4.16%) 1st Line Support
14 31 (4.03%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 30 (3.90%) Help Desk Support
16 29 (3.77%) IT Support
16 29 (3.77%) Mobile Developer
17 24 (3.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.86%) HTML
2 21 (2.73%) HTML5
3 17 (2.21%) Qt
4 14 (1.82%) CSS
5 13 (1.69%) CSS3
6 10 (1.30%) JSON
6 10 (1.30%) MEAP
7 8 (1.04%) Android SDK
7 8 (1.04%) PhoneGap
8 7 (0.91%) Ajax
9 6 (0.78%) iOS SDK
9 6 (0.78%) jQuery
10 4 (0.52%) Backbone.js
10 4 (0.52%) .NET
10 4 (0.52%) XML
11 3 (0.39%) Cocoa
11 3 (0.39%) ODBC
11 3 (0.39%) Middleware
11 3 (0.39%) REST
11 3 (0.39%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 123 (15.97%) iPhone
2 74 (9.61%) iPad
3 54 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
4 51 (6.62%) Mobile App
5 41 (5.32%) User Experience
6 23 (2.99%) Data Centre
6 23 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
7 22 (2.86%) Clustering
7 22 (2.86%) BYOD
8 21 (2.73%) Smartphone
9 18 (2.34%) Fat Client
9 18 (2.34%) Thin Client
10 15 (1.95%) PDA
11 14 (1.82%) Computer Science
12 13 (1.69%) PKI
13 12 (1.56%) Handset
14 10 (1.30%) Replication
15 8 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (1.04%) Hedge funds
16 6 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 556 (72.21%) Windows
2 322 (41.82%) Windows 7
3 148 (19.22%) Windows XP
4 136 (17.66%) Android
5 124 (16.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 108 (14.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 101 (13.12%) Apple iOS
8 59 (7.66%) Windows 8
9 51 (6.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 30 (3.90%) Mac OS X
11 23 (2.99%) Linux
12 22 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
12 22 (2.86%) Windows Phone
13 16 (2.08%) Windows Vista
14 15 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
15 14 (1.82%) UNIX
16 10 (1.30%) BlackBerry OS
17 5 (0.65%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.52%) Windows 2000
18 4 (0.52%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (22.86%) ITIL
2 56 (7.27%) Service Management
2 56 (7.27%) Incident Management
3 41 (5.32%) Problem Management
3 41 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 40 (5.19%) Migration
5 31 (4.03%) ITSM
6 29 (3.77%) Project Management
7 27 (3.51%) Performance Management
8 26 (3.38%) Document Management
9 25 (3.25%) BCP
10 24 (3.12%) Business Continuity
11 23 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (2.99%) Business Continuity Planning
12 22 (2.86%) Mobile Application Development
13 20 (2.60%) Change Management
14 17 (2.21%) Data Protection
15 16 (2.08%) Mobile Development
16 15 (1.95%) iOS Development
16 15 (1.95%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (4.29%) SQL
2 25 (3.25%) C++
3 20 (2.60%) JavaScript
4 18 (2.34%) PowerShell
5 9 (1.17%) Objective-C
6 7 (0.91%) C
7 6 (0.78%) VBA
8 5 (0.65%) Java
9 4 (0.52%) PHP
10 3 (0.39%) VBScript
11 2 (0.26%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.13%) Python
12 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.13%) Ruby
12 1 (0.13%) XPath
12 1 (0.13%) PHP5
12 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 81 (10.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (6.23%) MCSE
3 45 (5.84%) Security Cleared
4 40 (5.19%) MCP
5 36 (4.68%) Degree
6 32 (4.16%) SC Cleared
7 20 (2.60%) MCSA
8 14 (1.82%) MCDST
9 12 (1.56%) MCITP
10 11 (1.43%) MCTS
11 10 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (1.30%) MOS
12 7 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (0.78%) A+ Certification
13 6 (0.78%) DV Cleared
14 5 (0.65%) CCNP
15 4 (0.52%) CCNA
15 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certified Master
16 3 (0.39%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (10.78%) SLA
2 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 449 (58.31%) Active Directory
2 48 (6.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (6.10%) XenApp
4 30 (3.90%) Hyper-V
5 26 (3.38%) NLBS
6 21 (2.73%) XenDesktop
7 20 (2.60%) vSphere
7 20 (2.60%) VMware ESX
8 13 (1.69%) Xen
9 12 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (1.17%) Terminal Server
11 8 (1.04%) ISA Server
12 6 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 5 (0.65%) NDS
14 4 (0.52%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.52%) Firmware
15 3 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.39%) XenServer
16 2 (0.26%) Postfix
16 2 (0.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 87 (11.30%) SCCM
2 32 (4.16%) WSUS
3 25 (3.25%) AirWatch
4 20 (2.60%) SCOM
4 20 (2.60%) Backup Exec
5 18 (2.34%) McAfee ePO
6 14 (1.82%) NetBackup
7 13 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 11 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
10 6 (0.78%) ARCserve
11 4 (0.52%) DameWare
11 4 (0.52%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.52%) SCDPM
12 3 (0.39%) SCSM
13 2 (0.26%) Casper Suite
13 2 (0.26%) vMotion
13 2 (0.26%) SAP Afaria
13 2 (0.26%) Unicenter
14 1 (0.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 328 (42.60%) Microsoft
2 215 (27.92%) Citrix
3 93 (12.08%) Cisco
4 90 (11.69%) VMware
5 68 (8.83%) Apple
6 54 (7.01%) HP
7 41 (5.32%) Symantec
8 37 (4.81%) CheckPoint
9 32 (4.16%) McAfee
10 31 (4.03%) Remedy
11 30 (3.90%) Bloomberg
12 28 (3.64%) Reuters
13 24 (3.12%) Dell
13 24 (3.12%) Altiris
13 24 (3.12%) MobileIron
14 18 (2.34%) Lotus
15 14 (1.82%) Sophos
16 11 (1.43%) AppSense
16 11 (1.43%) LANDesk
16 11 (1.43%) RightFax
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