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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 363 293 183
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -110
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 261 374 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.75% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 2.31% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 204 273
Median daily rate £178 £270 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.25% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £120 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £190 £188
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 81 113
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £11.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £19.50 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
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
16265 16198 16079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.02% 32.36% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10699 10122 10049
Median daily rate £434 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 533 642 700
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Blackberry as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -84 113 £175 -35.18% 22
South East -6 41 £175 -42.38% 3
East of England +16 38 £325 +14.03% 5
South West +4 19 £338 +164.70% 6
Yorkshire +2 19 £140 -49.09% 2
East Midlands +3 10 £163 -46.72%
West Midlands -21 9 £160 +39.13% 1
North West -23 9 £110 -55.10%
North East -59 3 £285 +57.24% 2
Blackberry
UK

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 434 (79.78%) Windows
2 353 (64.89%) Active Directory
3 284 (52.21%) Windows 7
4 272 (50.00%) MS Office
5 227 (41.73%) Microsoft
6 202 (37.13%) Citrix
7 199 (36.58%) Finance
8 188 (34.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 177 (32.54%) ITIL
10 144 (26.47%) Windows XP
11 138 (25.37%) MS Exchange
12 133 (24.45%) MS Excel
13 106 (19.49%) Law
14 101 (18.57%) Microsoft Certification
15 84 (15.44%) Android
16 82 (15.07%) Document Management
17 81 (14.89%) Incident Management
18 80 (14.71%) Apple iOS
19 79 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2010
19 79 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
20 73 (13.42%) Legal
20 73 (13.42%) Windows Server
21 70 (12.87%) TCP/IP
22 66 (12.13%) Windows Server 2008
23 62 (11.40%) LAN
24 60 (11.03%) WAN
25 58 (10.66%) MCP
25 58 (10.66%) iPhone
26 57 (10.48%) SCCM
27 56 (10.29%) VPN

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 188 (34.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 138 (25.37%) MS Exchange
3 79 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 48 (8.82%) Skype for Business
5 47 (8.64%) IBM Notes
6 41 (7.54%) SharePoint
7 39 (7.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 35 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2013
9 25 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (2.21%) IBM Domino
10 12 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (1.10%) Confluence
12 5 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
13 4 (0.74%) Live Communications Server
14 3 (0.55%) CMS
14 3 (0.55%) IIS
14 3 (0.55%) NServiceBus
15 2 (0.37%) Apache
16 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 272 (50.00%) MS Office
2 133 (24.45%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.92%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.74%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.18%) MS Project
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.10%) Eikon
3 3 (0.55%) assyst
3 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.88%) Office 365
2 15 (2.76%) Mimecast
3 3 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.55%) OneDrive
3 3 (0.55%) SaaS
4 2 (0.37%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.37%) Yammer
5 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 70 (12.87%) TCP/IP
2 62 (11.40%) LAN
3 60 (11.03%) WAN
4 56 (10.29%) VPN
5 50 (9.19%) Internet
6 40 (7.35%) Wireless
7 36 (6.62%) DNS
8 32 (5.88%) Firewall
9 25 (4.60%) VoIP
10 22 (4.04%) Skype
11 20 (3.68%) SAN
12 17 (3.13%) DHCP
13 12 (2.21%) Extranet
14 8 (1.47%) Intranet
14 8 (1.47%) IP Telephony
14 8 (1.47%) WebEx
15 7 (1.29%) Cisco IOS
16 6 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
16 6 (1.10%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.55%) MongoDB
2 3 (0.55%) NoSQL
2 3 (0.55%) RavenDB
2 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (0.92%) Git (software)
1 5 (0.92%) JIRA
2 3 (0.55%) Artifactory
2 3 (0.55%) NuGet
2 3 (0.55%) NUnit
2 3 (0.55%) Subversion
2 3 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.55%) TeamCity
2 3 (0.55%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.37%) eggPlant
3 2 (0.37%) Fiddler
3 2 (0.37%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.37%) Selenium
3 2 (0.37%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.37%) WebDriver
3 2 (0.37%) Xcode
4 1 (0.18%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.18%) MSI
4 1 (0.18%) QUnit
General
1 199 (36.58%) Finance
2 106 (19.49%) Law
3 73 (13.42%) Legal
4 54 (9.93%) Banking
5 15 (2.76%) Retail
6 13 (2.39%) Investment Banking
7 12 (2.21%) Billing
8 11 (2.02%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.84%) Back Office
10 8 (1.47%) Front Office
10 8 (1.47%) Local Government
11 7 (1.29%) German Language
11 7 (1.29%) Spanish Language
12 6 (1.10%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.92%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.74%) French Language
14 4 (0.74%) International Banking
14 4 (0.74%) Military
15 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 259 (47.61%) Analyst
2 160 (29.41%) Service Analyst
3 149 (27.39%) Service Desk Analyst
4 113 (20.77%) Support Analyst
5 105 (19.30%) Desktop Support
6 80 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 76 (13.97%) Support Engineer
8 63 (11.58%) IT Analyst
9 51 (9.38%) IT Support
10 50 (9.19%) Desktop Analyst
11 49 (9.01%) Help Desk Analyst
12 48 (8.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 43 (7.90%) Service Desk Support
14 39 (7.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 36 (6.62%) Desktop Engineer
16 35 (6.43%) Service Desk Support Analyst
17 34 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
18 32 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
18 32 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
19 31 (5.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.76%) Web Services
2 14 (2.57%) .NET
3 13 (2.39%) CSS
3 13 (2.39%) HTML
4 9 (1.65%) jQuery
5 8 (1.47%) Ajax
5 8 (1.47%) JSON
6 6 (1.10%) Backbone.js
6 6 (1.10%) Dojo
6 6 (1.10%) Ember.js
6 6 (1.10%) NHibernate
6 6 (1.10%) WCF
7 5 (0.92%) CSS3
7 5 (0.92%) HTML5
7 5 (0.92%) Java EE
8 4 (0.74%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.55%) Entity Framework
9 3 (0.55%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (0.55%) REST
9 3 (0.55%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.66%) iPhone
2 49 (9.01%) iPad
3 42 (7.72%) Smartphone
4 34 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 21 (3.86%) Video Conferencing
6 17 (3.13%) Mobile App
7 16 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (2.57%) AS400
8 14 (2.57%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.39%) BYOD
10 10 (1.84%) Driving Licence
10 10 (1.84%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.65%) Handset
12 8 (1.47%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.47%) Computer Science
12 8 (1.47%) PDA
13 6 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.10%) Fat Client
13 6 (1.10%) RSA SecurID
13 6 (1.10%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 434 (79.78%) Windows
2 284 (52.21%) Windows 7
3 144 (26.47%) Windows XP
4 84 (15.44%) Android
5 80 (14.71%) Apple iOS
6 79 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 73 (13.42%) Windows Server
8 66 (12.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 45 (8.27%) Windows 8
10 32 (5.88%) Windows 10
11 31 (5.70%) Linux
12 29 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 25 (4.60%) Windows 2000 Server
14 19 (3.49%) Windows Phone
15 17 (3.13%) Mac OS X
16 15 (2.76%) Windows 2000
17 9 (1.65%) Mac OS
17 9 (1.65%) Unix
17 9 (1.65%) Windows Vista
18 6 (1.10%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (32.54%) ITIL
2 82 (15.07%) Document Management
3 81 (14.89%) Incident Management
4 44 (8.09%) Problem Management
5 43 (7.90%) Service Management
6 29 (5.33%) Service Delivery
7 28 (5.15%) ITIL V3
7 28 (5.15%) ITSM
8 27 (4.96%) Migration
9 20 (3.68%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (3.31%) Mentoring
12 17 (3.13%) Coaching
13 14 (2.57%) Change Management
13 14 (2.57%) CRM
14 13 (2.39%) Asset Management
14 13 (2.39%) Mobile Device Management
14 13 (2.39%) Workflow
15 12 (2.21%) Change Control
15 12 (2.21%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (7.72%) PowerShell
2 20 (3.68%) C
3 19 (3.49%) Java
4 18 (3.31%) JavaScript
5 15 (2.76%) C#
6 14 (2.57%) SQL
7 9 (1.65%) VBScript
8 6 (1.10%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.10%) Ruby
9 2 (0.37%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.37%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.37%) Perl
9 2 (0.37%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.37%) VB
9 2 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 101 (18.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (10.66%) MCP
3 50 (9.19%) MCSE
4 47 (8.64%) MCDST
5 39 (7.17%) Security Cleared
6 27 (4.96%) ITIL Certification
7 24 (4.41%) SC Cleared
8 20 (3.68%) Degree
9 16 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 12 (2.21%) MOS
11 11 (2.02%) MCSA
12 9 (1.65%) DV Cleared
13 7 (1.29%) CCNP
13 7 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (1.10%) JNCIS
14 6 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (0.92%) A+ Certification
16 3 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
16 3 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 2 (0.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (10.11%) SLA
2 3 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 353 (64.89%) Active Directory
2 45 (8.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (4.96%) XenApp
4 17 (3.13%) vSphere
5 15 (2.76%) XenDesktop
6 8 (1.47%) Terminal Services
7 6 (1.10%) VMware Server
8 5 (0.92%) Terminal Server
8 5 (0.92%) Xen
9 4 (0.74%) Postfix
10 3 (0.55%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.55%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.55%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.37%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.18%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.18%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 57 (10.48%) SCCM
2 26 (4.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 16 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 12 (2.21%) Backup Exec
5 11 (2.02%) AirWatch
5 11 (2.02%) HP SIM
5 11 (2.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 6 (1.10%) WSUS
7 3 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.37%) DameWare
8 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.37%) MOM
8 2 (0.37%) SCOM
8 2 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.37%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.18%) SafeCom
9 1 (0.18%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 227 (41.73%) Microsoft
2 202 (37.13%) Citrix
3 53 (9.74%) VMware
4 49 (9.01%) HP
5 47 (8.64%) Lotus
6 46 (8.46%) Cisco
7 39 (7.17%) Symantec
8 33 (6.07%) Apple
8 33 (6.07%) Bloomberg
9 30 (5.51%) Reuters
10 26 (4.78%) Remedy
11 20 (3.68%) Dell
11 20 (3.68%) iManage
12 18 (3.31%) IBM
13 17 (3.13%) LANDesk
14 16 (2.94%) Avaya
15 14 (2.57%) Juniper
15 14 (2.57%) MobileIron
16 13 (2.39%) Intel Security
17 11 (2.02%) Oracle
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