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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 202 153 139
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -14
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 499 664 747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.04% 1.43% 1.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.03% 5.28% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 339 357
Average daily rate
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£280 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £138 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £252 £288
% change year-on-year
-20.63% -12.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 100 100
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £14.00 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £25.08 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12371 12579 13280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.82% 27.14% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7594 7765 7786
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £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 496 553 682
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £23.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £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 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
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 22 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 22 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 22 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 -41 270 £300 - 67
South East +14 112 £300 -10.44% 12
East of England -17 40 £160 -41.81% 6
West Midlands -8 26 £150 -54.54% 4
East Midlands -5 19 £120 -26.15% 2
North West -58 16 £288 -4.16% 12
Yorkshire -6 8 £475 +216.66% 5
South West -46 7 £300 +46.34% 7
Blackberry
UK

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 891 (81.37%) Windows
2 614 (56.07%) Active Directory
3 524 (47.85%) Microsoft
4 483 (44.11%) Windows 7
5 416 (37.99%) MS Office
6 391 (35.71%) MS Exchange
7 353 (32.24%) Citrix
8 338 (30.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 338 (30.87%) Windows XP
9 260 (23.74%) ITIL
10 224 (20.46%) Finance
11 212 (19.36%) MS Excel
12 201 (18.36%) Exchange Server 2010
13 195 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
14 169 (15.43%) VMware
14 169 (15.43%) Windows Server 2003
15 162 (14.79%) Android
16 158 (14.43%) iPhone
17 126 (11.51%) Cisco
18 125 (11.42%) VPN
19 124 (11.32%) Apple iOS
20 117 (10.68%) DNS
21 112 (10.23%) Security Cleared
22 110 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure
22 110 (10.05%) SCCM
23 105 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
24 98 (8.95%) Symantec
25 96 (8.77%) SC Cleared
26 94 (8.58%) SLA
27 91 (8.31%) Firewall

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 391 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 338 (30.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 201 (18.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 87 (7.95%) IBM Notes
5 84 (7.67%) SharePoint
6 78 (7.12%) Exchange Server 2007
7 71 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2003
8 50 (4.57%) Lync
9 41 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
10 20 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (1.37%) CMS
12 14 (1.28%) IIS
13 12 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
14 11 (1.00%) Lotus Domino
15 10 (0.91%) WorkSite
16 8 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
16 8 (0.73%) WordPress
16 8 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2000
17 5 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
18 4 (0.37%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 416 (37.99%) MS Office
2 212 (19.36%) MS Excel
3 24 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.91%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.46%) MS Project
8 4 (0.37%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.18%) InDesign
10 1 (0.091%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.091%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.091%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.091%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 11 (1.00%) Eikon
2 8 (0.73%) Magento
3 7 (0.64%) assyst
4 5 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.27%) Cerner Millennium
6 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.18%) Khalix
7 1 (0.091%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.091%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.091%) 3000 Xtra
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.83%) Office 365
2 4 (0.37%) Google Apps
3 3 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.27%) SaaS
4 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 125 (11.42%) VPN
2 117 (10.68%) DNS
3 91 (8.31%) Firewall
4 85 (7.76%) DHCP
5 75 (6.85%) LAN
6 69 (6.30%) TCP/IP
7 66 (6.03%) WAN
8 65 (5.94%) SAN
9 60 (5.48%) Internet
10 45 (4.11%) VoIP
11 31 (2.83%) Wireless
12 29 (2.65%) NAS
13 26 (2.37%) IP Telephony
14 23 (2.10%) SMTP
15 21 (1.92%) MPLS
16 18 (1.64%) BIG-IP
16 18 (1.64%) DSL
17 17 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
18 16 (1.46%) 3G
19 15 (1.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (5.30%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (0.91%) MySQL
5 8 (0.73%) MS Access
6 5 (0.46%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.27%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.27%) EDRMS
8 3 (0.27%) DataStage
8 3 (0.27%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.091%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.091%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.091%) QualityStage
10 1 (0.091%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 16 (1.46%) Subversion
2 9 (0.82%) JIRA
3 8 (0.73%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.55%) SoapUI
4 6 (0.55%) Calabash
4 6 (0.55%) JBehave
5 5 (0.46%) Eclipse
5 5 (0.46%) Selenium
5 5 (0.46%) eggPlant
5 5 (0.46%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.37%) PhoneGap
6 4 (0.37%) Robotium
6 4 (0.37%) WebDriver
6 4 (0.37%) MSI
7 3 (0.27%) Xcode
7 3 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.27%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.18%) Grunt
8 2 (0.18%) Yeoman
8 2 (0.18%) JMeter
General
1 224 (20.46%) Finance
2 87 (7.95%) Banking
3 81 (7.40%) Law
4 72 (6.58%) Legal
5 40 (3.65%) Telecoms
6 26 (2.37%) Financial Institution
7 23 (2.10%) Retail
8 19 (1.74%) Front Office
9 15 (1.37%) Advertising
10 14 (1.28%) Dutch Language
10 14 (1.28%) Back Office
11 13 (1.19%) Games
11 13 (1.19%) Investment Banking
12 10 (0.91%) French Language
13 8 (0.73%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.55%) Marketing
15 5 (0.46%) Publishing
15 5 (0.46%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.27%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.27%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 349 (31.87%) Analyst
2 186 (16.99%) Support Engineer
3 171 (15.62%) 2nd Line Support
4 170 (15.53%) Service Analyst
5 168 (15.34%) Service Desk Analyst
6 155 (14.16%) Desktop Support
7 146 (13.33%) Support Analyst
8 78 (7.12%) Desktop Engineer
9 61 (5.57%) IT Support
10 59 (5.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 57 (5.21%) Developer
12 55 (5.02%) Help Desk Analyst
12 55 (5.02%) 1st Line Support
13 54 (4.93%) Desktop Analyst
14 52 (4.75%) Desktop Support Analyst
15 50 (4.57%) 3rd Line Support
16 48 (4.38%) Consultant
17 47 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 42 (3.84%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
19 34 (3.11%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.11%) HTML
2 29 (2.65%) Web Services
3 28 (2.56%) HTML5
3 28 (2.56%) CSS
4 21 (1.92%) CSS3
5 20 (1.83%) jQuery
5 20 (1.83%) .NET
6 19 (1.74%) XML
7 14 (1.28%) SOAP
8 12 (1.10%) JSON
8 12 (1.10%) Ajax
9 9 (0.82%) REST
10 8 (0.73%) Application Packaging
11 7 (0.64%) J2EE
11 7 (0.64%) ASP.NET
11 7 (0.64%) Sencha Touch
12 6 (0.55%) Android SDK
12 6 (0.55%) Middleware
12 6 (0.55%) J2ME
13 5 (0.46%) SyncML
Miscellaneous
1 158 (14.43%) iPhone
2 76 (6.94%) iPad
3 63 (5.75%) Handset
4 54 (4.93%) Mobile App
5 41 (3.74%) Fat Client
5 41 (3.74%) Thin Client
6 28 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 27 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
8 22 (2.01%) Computer Science
9 21 (1.92%) Hedge funds
10 19 (1.74%) PDA
11 15 (1.37%) Clustering
11 15 (1.37%) Open Source
11 15 (1.37%) Smartphone
12 13 (1.19%) PKI
13 11 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
14 10 (0.91%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.82%) NHS
15 9 (0.82%) Replication
16 7 (0.64%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 891 (81.37%) Windows
2 483 (44.11%) Windows 7
3 338 (30.87%) Windows XP
4 195 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 169 (15.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 162 (14.79%) Android
7 124 (11.32%) Apple iOS
8 72 (6.58%) Windows Vista
9 59 (5.39%) Windows 8
10 48 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 43 (3.93%) Linux
12 28 (2.56%) Mac OS X
13 27 (2.47%) Windows Phone
14 26 (2.37%) Windows Mobile
15 24 (2.19%) UNIX
16 21 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
17 18 (1.64%) Windows 2000
18 13 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 12 (1.10%) Mac OS
20 7 (0.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (23.74%) ITIL
2 89 (8.13%) Incident Management
3 72 (6.58%) Migration
3 72 (6.58%) Service Management
4 63 (5.75%) Document Management
5 45 (4.11%) Problem Management
6 44 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 43 (3.93%) Project Management
8 38 (3.47%) Mobile Device Management
9 37 (3.38%) Service Delivery
10 34 (3.11%) Asset Management
11 32 (2.92%) Change Management
12 30 (2.74%) Android Development
13 28 (2.56%) Software Deployment
14 25 (2.28%) ITSM
15 23 (2.10%) Business Continuity
15 23 (2.10%) E-Commerce
15 23 (2.10%) iOS Development
16 22 (2.01%) Configuration Management
17 19 (1.74%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 62 (5.66%) PowerShell
2 56 (5.11%) SQL
3 32 (2.92%) Java
4 31 (2.83%) JavaScript
5 25 (2.28%) C
6 13 (1.19%) C#
6 13 (1.19%) Perl
7 12 (1.10%) VB
8 11 (1.00%) Python
8 11 (1.00%) Objective-C
9 9 (0.82%) PHP
10 7 (0.64%) VBScript
10 7 (0.64%) VBA
11 6 (0.55%) C++
12 3 (0.27%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.27%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.27%) Ruby
12 3 (0.27%) PHP5
13 2 (0.18%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.091%) VC++
Qualifications
1 112 (10.23%) Security Cleared
2 105 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 96 (8.77%) SC Cleared
4 63 (5.75%) MCSE
5 59 (5.39%) MCP
6 51 (4.66%) Degree
7 26 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
8 24 (2.19%) MCITP
9 21 (1.92%) MCDST
10 18 (1.64%) A+ Certification
10 18 (1.64%) MCSA
11 16 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
12 12 (1.10%) CCNA
13 11 (1.00%) CCA
13 11 (1.00%) MOS
14 10 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 6 (0.55%) DV Cleared
17 5 (0.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (8.58%) SLA
2 12 (1.10%) QA
3 7 (0.64%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.091%) Data Quality
System Software
1 614 (56.07%) Active Directory
2 110 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (6.85%) XenApp
4 41 (3.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 39 (3.56%) Hyper-V
6 34 (3.11%) vSphere
7 30 (2.74%) Terminal Services
8 26 (2.37%) VMware ESX
9 25 (2.28%) Xen
10 22 (2.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 22 (2.01%) XenDesktop
11 18 (1.64%) NLBS
12 15 (1.37%) XenServer
13 13 (1.19%) ISA Server
14 10 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (0.55%) VMware Server
15 6 (0.55%) Terminal Server
16 5 (0.46%) UAG
17 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 3 (0.27%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 110 (10.05%) SCCM
2 39 (3.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 35 (3.20%) Backup Exec
4 28 (2.56%) SCOM
5 27 (2.47%) WSUS
6 21 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 20 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
8 16 (1.46%) ARCserve
9 14 (1.28%) MAILsweeper
10 11 (1.00%) NetBackup
10 11 (1.00%) SCVMM
11 10 (0.91%) SCDPM
12 9 (0.82%) DameWare
13 8 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
13 8 (0.73%) Nagios
14 7 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 7 (0.64%) Opsview
14 7 (0.64%) Cobbler
14 7 (0.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 7 (0.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 524 (47.85%) Microsoft
2 353 (32.24%) Citrix
3 169 (15.43%) VMware
4 126 (11.51%) Cisco
5 98 (8.95%) Symantec
6 90 (8.22%) HP
7 86 (7.85%) Lotus
7 86 (7.85%) Apple
8 56 (5.11%) Bloomberg
9 49 (4.47%) Reuters
10 48 (4.38%) Remedy
11 47 (4.29%) Dell
12 40 (3.65%) MobileIron
13 36 (3.29%) McAfee
14 35 (3.20%) AppSense
15 29 (2.65%) CA
15 29 (2.65%) Altiris
16 28 (2.56%) CheckPoint
17 27 (2.47%) Lumension
18 26 (2.37%) Avaya
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East Midlands
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Worcester
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City, London
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Derby, Derbyshire
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Manchester, Lancashire
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London
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Buckinghamshire
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West Sussex
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Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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