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 9 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 193 152 142
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -10
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 520 652 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.09% 1.43% 1.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.21% 5.24% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 342 347
Average daily rate
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£270 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.47% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £140 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £209 £250 £294
% change year-on-year
-16.50% -14.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 97 91
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £26.80 £23.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12350 12445 12949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.84% 27.35% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7616 7695 7677
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 £625 £600 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 488 542 645
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -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 £22.00 £20.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -19.00%
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 9 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 9 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 9 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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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 -44 268 £300 -2.83% 63
South East +20 122 £311 -3.48% 18
East of England -10 39 £160 -24.70% 4
West Midlands -5 29 £225 -30.23% 7
North West -50 19 £225 -25.00% 7
East Midlands -3 16 £173 +6.15% 2
South West -43 14 £229 -12.85% 4
Yorkshire -1 12 £110 -26.66% 2
Blackberry
UK

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 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.

1 948 (81.79%) Windows
2 654 (56.43%) Active Directory
3 567 (48.92%) Microsoft
4 505 (43.57%) Windows 7
5 439 (37.88%) MS Office
6 417 (35.98%) MS Exchange
7 376 (32.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 374 (32.27%) Citrix
9 359 (30.97%) Windows XP
10 285 (24.59%) ITIL
11 233 (20.10%) Finance
12 221 (19.07%) MS Excel
13 220 (18.98%) Exchange Server 2010
14 214 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
15 176 (15.19%) Windows Server 2003
16 175 (15.10%) Android
17 173 (14.93%) VMware
18 167 (14.41%) iPhone
19 140 (12.08%) Apple iOS
20 139 (11.99%) VPN
21 138 (11.91%) Cisco
22 134 (11.56%) DNS
23 125 (10.79%) Security Cleared
24 120 (10.35%) Microsoft Certification
25 114 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
26 110 (9.49%) SCCM
27 107 (9.23%) Symantec
28 104 (8.97%) HP
29 101 (8.71%) SC Cleared
30 98 (8.46%) IBM Notes

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 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
1 417 (35.98%) MS Exchange
2 376 (32.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 220 (18.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 98 (8.46%) IBM Notes
5 94 (8.11%) SharePoint
6 79 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 78 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 58 (5.00%) Lync
9 41 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
10 21 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (1.29%) CMS
11 15 (1.29%) IIS
12 13 (1.12%) Office Communications Server
12 13 (1.12%) Lotus Domino
13 10 (0.86%) WorkSite
14 9 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2000
15 8 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (0.69%) WordPress
16 5 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
17 3 (0.26%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 439 (37.88%) MS Office
2 221 (19.07%) MS Excel
3 32 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.86%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.60%) MS Project
7 6 (0.52%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.17%) InDesign
10 1 (0.086%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.086%) Vectorworks
10 1 (0.086%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 14 (1.21%) Eikon
2 8 (0.69%) Magento
3 7 (0.60%) assyst
4 5 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.26%) Cerner Millennium
6 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.086%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.086%) 3000 Xtra
7 1 (0.086%) Khalix
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.93%) Office 365
2 4 (0.35%) Google Apps
2 4 (0.35%) SaaS
3 3 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 139 (11.99%) VPN
2 134 (11.56%) DNS
3 96 (8.28%) Firewall
4 95 (8.20%) DHCP
5 80 (6.90%) LAN
6 78 (6.73%) TCP/IP
7 74 (6.38%) WAN
8 65 (5.61%) SAN
9 61 (5.26%) Internet
10 54 (4.66%) VoIP
11 41 (3.54%) Wireless
12 28 (2.42%) NAS
12 28 (2.42%) SMTP
12 28 (2.42%) IP Telephony
13 21 (1.81%) MPLS
14 18 (1.55%) BIG-IP
14 18 (1.55%) DSL
14 18 (1.55%) LDAP
15 17 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (1.38%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (5.09%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (0.86%) MySQL
5 8 (0.69%) MS Access
6 5 (0.43%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.26%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.26%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.26%) EDRMS
8 3 (0.26%) DataStage
9 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.086%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.086%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.086%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.086%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 16 (1.38%) Subversion
2 10 (0.86%) JIRA
3 9 (0.78%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.69%) SoapUI
5 7 (0.60%) JBehave
6 6 (0.52%) Eclipse
6 6 (0.52%) Calabash
6 6 (0.52%) eggPlant
6 6 (0.52%) Selenium
7 5 (0.43%) WebDriver
7 5 (0.43%) Cucumber
7 5 (0.43%) PhoneGap
8 4 (0.35%) MSI
8 4 (0.35%) Xcode
8 4 (0.35%) Robotium
9 3 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.26%) Grunt
9 3 (0.26%) Yeoman
9 3 (0.26%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.26%) JMeter
General
1 233 (20.10%) Finance
2 98 (8.46%) Banking
3 86 (7.42%) Law
4 77 (6.64%) Legal
5 40 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 28 (2.42%) Financial Institution
7 21 (1.81%) Retail
8 19 (1.64%) Front Office
9 18 (1.55%) Back Office
10 17 (1.47%) Dutch Language
11 16 (1.38%) Advertising
12 14 (1.21%) Investment Banking
12 14 (1.21%) Games
13 9 (0.78%) French Language
13 9 (0.78%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.69%) Publishing
15 7 (0.60%) Marketing
16 5 (0.43%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.35%) Italian Language
18 3 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 362 (31.23%) Analyst
2 200 (17.26%) Support Engineer
3 182 (15.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 175 (15.10%) Service Analyst
5 173 (14.93%) Service Desk Analyst
6 162 (13.98%) Desktop Support
7 151 (13.03%) Support Analyst
8 85 (7.33%) Desktop Engineer
9 64 (5.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 62 (5.35%) IT Support
11 56 (4.83%) Developer
11 56 (4.83%) Help Desk Analyst
12 53 (4.57%) 1st Line Support
12 53 (4.57%) 3rd Line Support
12 53 (4.57%) Desktop Analyst
13 50 (4.31%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 49 (4.23%) Consultant
15 46 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
16 43 (3.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 36 (3.11%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (3.19%) HTML
2 30 (2.59%) Web Services
3 29 (2.50%) CSS
3 29 (2.50%) HTML5
4 22 (1.90%) XML
4 22 (1.90%) CSS3
5 20 (1.73%) .NET
5 20 (1.73%) jQuery
6 16 (1.38%) SOAP
7 13 (1.12%) JSON
8 12 (1.04%) Ajax
9 9 (0.78%) REST
10 7 (0.60%) Application Packaging
10 7 (0.60%) Sencha Touch
10 7 (0.60%) J2EE
10 7 (0.60%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.52%) Middleware
11 6 (0.52%) Android SDK
12 5 (0.43%) Software Packaging
12 5 (0.43%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 167 (14.41%) iPhone
2 82 (7.08%) iPad
3 73 (6.30%) Handset
4 58 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 41 (3.54%) Fat Client
5 41 (3.54%) Thin Client
6 31 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 25 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
8 23 (1.98%) Hedge funds
8 23 (1.98%) Computer Science
8 23 (1.98%) PDA
9 18 (1.55%) Clustering
10 17 (1.47%) PKI
11 16 (1.38%) Smartphone
12 15 (1.29%) Open Source
13 13 (1.12%) Replication
14 11 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
15 10 (0.86%) NHS
15 10 (0.86%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 948 (81.79%) Windows
2 505 (43.57%) Windows 7
3 359 (30.97%) Windows XP
4 214 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 176 (15.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 175 (15.10%) Android
7 140 (12.08%) Apple iOS
8 75 (6.47%) Windows Vista
9 61 (5.26%) Windows 8
10 50 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 47 (4.06%) Linux
12 35 (3.02%) Mac OS X
13 33 (2.85%) Windows Mobile
14 31 (2.67%) Windows Phone
15 25 (2.16%) Windows 2000
16 22 (1.90%) Windows 2000 Server
17 21 (1.81%) UNIX
18 14 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 11 (0.95%) Mac OS
19 11 (0.95%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (24.59%) ITIL
2 89 (7.68%) Incident Management
3 74 (6.38%) Service Management
4 72 (6.21%) Migration
5 63 (5.44%) Document Management
6 48 (4.14%) Project Management
7 46 (3.97%) Problem Management
8 44 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
9 41 (3.54%) Mobile Device Management
10 38 (3.28%) Service Delivery
11 34 (2.93%) Asset Management
12 33 (2.85%) Change Management
13 30 (2.59%) ITSM
14 29 (2.50%) Software Deployment
14 29 (2.50%) Android Development
15 26 (2.24%) Configuration Management
16 24 (2.07%) iOS Development
17 23 (1.98%) Business Continuity
18 21 (1.81%) Change Control
18 21 (1.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 67 (5.78%) PowerShell
2 62 (5.35%) SQL
3 33 (2.85%) JavaScript
4 31 (2.67%) Java
5 23 (1.98%) C
6 14 (1.21%) Perl
7 13 (1.12%) C#
7 13 (1.12%) VB
8 12 (1.04%) Python
9 11 (0.95%) Objective-C
9 11 (0.95%) VBScript
10 9 (0.78%) PHP
11 6 (0.52%) VBA
12 3 (0.26%) Ruby
12 3 (0.26%) PHP5
12 3 (0.26%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.26%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.26%) C++
13 2 (0.17%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.086%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 125 (10.79%) Security Cleared
2 120 (10.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 101 (8.71%) SC Cleared
4 75 (6.47%) MCSE
5 67 (5.78%) MCP
6 51 (4.40%) Degree
7 29 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
8 24 (2.07%) MCITP
9 23 (1.98%) MCDST
10 19 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (1.47%) MCSA
11 17 (1.47%) A+ Certification
12 14 (1.21%) CCNA
13 12 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (0.95%) CCA
15 10 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (0.86%) DV Cleared
16 8 (0.69%) MOS
17 6 (0.52%) CCNP
18 5 (0.43%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (8.02%) SLA
2 13 (1.12%) QA
3 7 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.086%) Data Quality
System Software
1 654 (56.43%) Active Directory
2 114 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (6.47%) XenApp
4 41 (3.54%) Hyper-V
5 40 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 34 (2.93%) vSphere
7 32 (2.76%) Terminal Services
8 28 (2.42%) VMware ESX
9 27 (2.33%) XenDesktop
10 26 (2.24%) Xen
11 24 (2.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 18 (1.55%) NLBS
13 14 (1.21%) ISA Server
13 14 (1.21%) XenServer
14 7 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (0.52%) Terminal Server
15 6 (0.52%) UAG
15 6 (0.52%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 2 (0.17%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 110 (9.49%) SCCM
2 41 (3.54%) Backup Exec
3 40 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 29 (2.50%) WSUS
5 26 (2.24%) SCOM
6 21 (1.81%) Norton AntiVirus
7 20 (1.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 18 (1.55%) MAILsweeper
9 17 (1.47%) ARCserve
10 13 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
11 11 (0.95%) SCVMM
11 11 (0.95%) NetBackup
12 10 (0.86%) SCDPM
13 9 (0.78%) ServiceCenter
13 9 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 9 (0.78%) DameWare
13 9 (0.78%) Nagios
14 8 (0.69%) Puppet
14 8 (0.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 8 (0.69%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 567 (48.92%) Microsoft
2 374 (32.27%) Citrix
3 173 (14.93%) VMware
4 138 (11.91%) Cisco
5 107 (9.23%) Symantec
6 104 (8.97%) HP
7 98 (8.46%) Lotus
8 95 (8.20%) Apple
9 63 (5.44%) Bloomberg
10 55 (4.75%) Reuters
11 48 (4.14%) Dell
12 46 (3.97%) McAfee
13 44 (3.80%) Remedy
14 40 (3.45%) MobileIron
15 33 (2.85%) AppSense
16 31 (2.67%) Altiris
17 27 (2.33%) Avaya
17 27 (2.33%) CA
18 26 (2.24%) Lumension
18 26 (2.24%) CheckPoint
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