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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 229 161 160
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -1
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 431 585 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.93% 1.32% 1.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.06% 4.19% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 326 263
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£200 £204 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £110 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £158 £288
% change year-on-year
+20.63% -45.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 86 101
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.46 £12.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.88 £24.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
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
14088 13956 12666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.50% 31.38% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8983 8772 7701
Average daily rate £425 £410 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 572 575 753
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £18.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.37% -9.37%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 26 January 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.

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 -43 242 £210 -1.17% 64
South East -52 63 £220 +14.28% 28
East of England -1 38 £161 -0.76% 7
West Midlands +21 27 £150 -59.45% 2
South West -11 27 £180 -40.00% 5
East Midlands -15 14 £365 +231.81%
Yorkshire -13 10 £130 -65.33% 9
North West -25 8 £309 +128.88% 6
North East - - - -
Blackberry
UK

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 831 (79.83%) Windows
2 540 (51.87%) Active Directory
3 491 (47.17%) Windows 7
4 484 (46.49%) Microsoft
5 460 (44.19%) MS Office
6 339 (32.56%) Citrix
7 305 (29.30%) MS Exchange
8 301 (28.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 283 (27.19%) Windows XP
10 230 (22.09%) MS Excel
11 216 (20.75%) Finance
12 208 (19.98%) ITIL
13 187 (17.96%) Windows Server 2008
14 167 (16.04%) VMware
15 154 (14.79%) Windows Server 2003
16 149 (14.31%) Exchange Server 2010
17 131 (12.58%) Android
17 131 (12.58%) iPhone
18 127 (12.20%) Cisco
18 127 (12.20%) VPN
19 124 (11.91%) SLA
20 116 (11.14%) Banking
21 110 (10.57%) DNS
22 108 (10.37%) SCCM
23 107 (10.28%) Apple iOS
23 107 (10.28%) Symantec
24 102 (9.80%) LAN
25 101 (9.70%) Lotus
25 101 (9.70%) Incident Management
26 99 (9.51%) IBM Notes

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 305 (29.30%) MS Exchange
2 301 (28.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 149 (14.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 99 (9.51%) IBM Notes
5 77 (7.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 76 (7.30%) SharePoint
7 74 (7.11%) Lync
8 72 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2003
9 41 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2013
10 24 (2.31%) Office Communications Server
11 23 (2.21%) IIS
12 22 (2.11%) WorkSite
13 20 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
14 18 (1.73%) Lotus Domino
15 9 (0.86%) Live Communications Server
16 8 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
17 5 (0.48%) Exchange Server 5.5
17 5 (0.48%) CMS
18 4 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2000
19 3 (0.29%) LiveLink
Applications
1 460 (44.19%) MS Office
2 230 (22.09%) MS Excel
3 19 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.29%) MS Project
6 2 (0.19%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.096%) InDesign
7 1 (0.096%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.096%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.06%) assyst
2 9 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.86%) Eikon
3 1 (0.096%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.096%) 3000 Xtra
3 1 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.096%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.096%) Maximo
3 1 (0.096%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.096%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 49 (4.71%) Office 365
2 7 (0.67%) Google Apps
2 7 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (12.20%) VPN
2 110 (10.57%) DNS
3 102 (9.80%) LAN
4 97 (9.32%) WAN
5 88 (8.45%) DHCP
5 88 (8.45%) TCP/IP
6 85 (8.17%) Firewall
7 69 (6.63%) Internet
8 65 (6.24%) Wireless
9 61 (5.86%) SAN
10 60 (5.76%) VoIP
11 34 (3.27%) Cisco IOS
12 24 (2.31%) Wi-Fi
13 23 (2.21%) IP Telephony
14 22 (2.11%) 3G
14 22 (2.11%) Broadband
15 21 (2.02%) MPLS
16 20 (1.92%) NAS
17 15 (1.44%) VLAN
18 13 (1.25%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.29%) MS Access
5 3 (0.29%) SQL Server 7
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.19%) DB2
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (0.58%) Selenium
1 6 (0.58%) Cucumber
2 4 (0.38%) MSI
2 4 (0.38%) Xcode
3 3 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.096%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.096%) Robotium
5 1 (0.096%) Calabash
5 1 (0.096%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.096%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.096%) JUnit
5 1 (0.096%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.096%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.096%) Git (software)
General
1 216 (20.75%) Finance
2 116 (11.14%) Banking
3 73 (7.01%) Law
4 61 (5.86%) Legal
5 46 (4.42%) Telecoms
6 32 (3.07%) Back Office
7 28 (2.69%) Investment Banking
8 27 (2.59%) Retail
9 15 (1.44%) Financial Institution
10 14 (1.34%) Spanish Language
11 12 (1.15%) Advertising
12 10 (0.96%) Publishing
13 8 (0.77%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.58%) French Language
14 6 (0.58%) Games
15 5 (0.48%) Local Government
15 5 (0.48%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.48%) German Language
16 4 (0.38%) Front Office
17 3 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 385 (36.98%) Analyst
2 192 (18.44%) Support Engineer
3 191 (18.35%) Desktop Support
4 172 (16.52%) Service Analyst
5 171 (16.43%) Service Desk Analyst
6 157 (15.08%) Support Analyst
7 127 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
8 109 (10.47%) Desktop Engineer
9 94 (9.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 66 (6.34%) Help Desk Analyst
11 56 (5.38%) Desktop Analyst
12 54 (5.19%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 50 (4.80%) IT Support
14 48 (4.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 40 (3.84%) Administrator
16 39 (3.75%) 1st Line Support
17 37 (3.55%) 3rd Line Support
18 33 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 31 (2.98%) Messaging Engineer
20 30 (2.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.11%) HTML
2 15 (1.44%) .NET
2 15 (1.44%) HTML5
3 12 (1.15%) CSS
4 11 (1.06%) Web Services
4 11 (1.06%) CSS3
5 10 (0.96%) Backbone.js
5 10 (0.96%) jQuery
5 10 (0.96%) JSON
6 8 (0.77%) iOS SDK
7 7 (0.67%) Dojo
7 7 (0.67%) Application Packaging
7 7 (0.67%) Middleware
7 7 (0.67%) Ember.js
7 7 (0.67%) Android SDK
8 6 (0.58%) PhoneGap
8 6 (0.58%) XML
8 6 (0.58%) Ajax
8 6 (0.58%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 131 (12.58%) iPhone
2 96 (9.22%) iPad
3 67 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (3.65%) Clustering
5 34 (3.27%) Handset
5 34 (3.27%) PDA
6 32 (3.07%) Fat Client
6 32 (3.07%) Thin Client
6 32 (3.07%) Mobile App
7 29 (2.79%) Smartphone
8 27 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
9 20 (1.92%) Computer Science
10 19 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (1.73%) User Experience
12 13 (1.25%) Hedge funds
13 12 (1.15%) Client/Server
14 10 (0.96%) Smartcard
15 9 (0.86%) CMDB
15 9 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
16 8 (0.77%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 831 (79.83%) Windows
2 491 (47.17%) Windows 7
3 283 (27.19%) Windows XP
4 187 (17.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 154 (14.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 131 (12.58%) Android
7 107 (10.28%) Apple iOS
8 67 (6.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 48 (4.61%) Mac OS X
10 44 (4.23%) Windows Vista
10 44 (4.23%) Windows 8
11 33 (3.17%) Windows Phone
12 28 (2.69%) Linux
13 21 (2.02%) Mac OS
14 20 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
15 18 (1.73%) Windows 2000
16 12 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
17 10 (0.96%) UNIX
18 8 (0.77%) Windows Phone 7
19 6 (0.58%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (19.98%) ITIL
2 101 (9.70%) Incident Management
3 81 (7.78%) Migration
4 55 (5.28%) Document Management
5 51 (4.90%) Service Management
6 41 (3.94%) Service Delivery
6 41 (3.94%) Problem Management
7 33 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 31 (2.98%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (2.79%) Change Management
10 26 (2.50%) Business Continuity
10 26 (2.50%) Asset Management
10 26 (2.50%) Software Deployment
11 23 (2.21%) Project Management
12 21 (2.02%) E-Commerce
13 20 (1.92%) ITSM
14 17 (1.63%) Mobile Device Management
14 17 (1.63%) Kalman Filter
15 16 (1.54%) Performance Management
16 14 (1.34%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (4.32%) SQL
1 45 (4.32%) PowerShell
2 42 (4.03%) Java
3 25 (2.40%) JavaScript
4 16 (1.54%) C
5 10 (0.96%) Objective-C
6 6 (0.58%) C#
7 5 (0.48%) C++
7 5 (0.48%) VBScript
8 3 (0.29%) VBA
8 3 (0.29%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.096%) VB
9 1 (0.096%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.096%) PHP
Qualifications
1 98 (9.41%) Security Cleared
2 93 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 77 (7.40%) SC Cleared
4 53 (5.09%) MCSE
5 46 (4.42%) MCP
6 38 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (2.59%) CCNA
8 26 (2.50%) Degree
9 23 (2.21%) A+ Certification
10 22 (2.11%) MCDST
11 20 (1.92%) MCSA
12 19 (1.83%) MOS
13 18 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
13 18 (1.73%) MCITP
14 17 (1.63%) DV Cleared
15 10 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 9 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 6 (0.58%) CCNP
18 5 (0.48%) ISEB
19 4 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (11.91%) SLA
2 7 (0.67%) QA
3 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.096%) PAS 55
4 1 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.096%) COBIT
System Software
1 540 (51.87%) Active Directory
2 90 (8.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (4.90%) XenApp
4 40 (3.84%) Hyper-V
5 33 (3.17%) vSphere
6 26 (2.50%) Terminal Services
7 22 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 22 (2.11%) Xen
7 22 (2.11%) XenDesktop
8 17 (1.63%) VMware ESX
9 16 (1.54%) Terminal Server
9 16 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 14 (1.34%) ISA Server
11 12 (1.15%) VMware Server
12 11 (1.06%) NLBS
13 8 (0.77%) MetaFrame
13 8 (0.77%) Forefront TMG
13 8 (0.77%) UAG
13 8 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (0.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 108 (10.37%) SCCM
2 35 (3.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 29 (2.79%) WSUS
4 26 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 26 (2.50%) Backup Exec
5 25 (2.40%) SCOM
6 13 (1.25%) NetBackup
6 13 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
7 12 (1.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (0.58%) MIMEsweeper
9 5 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 4 (0.38%) SAP Afaria
10 4 (0.38%) ARCserve
10 4 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.29%) MOM
11 3 (0.29%) Nagios
11 3 (0.29%) SCDPM
11 3 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (0.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 484 (46.49%) Microsoft
2 339 (32.56%) Citrix
3 167 (16.04%) VMware
4 127 (12.20%) Cisco
5 107 (10.28%) Symantec
6 101 (9.70%) Lotus
7 82 (7.88%) HP
8 72 (6.92%) Apple
9 51 (4.90%) Remedy
10 46 (4.42%) Reuters
10 46 (4.42%) Bloomberg
11 38 (3.65%) McAfee
12 35 (3.36%) Dell
13 34 (3.27%) Altiris
14 33 (3.17%) CheckPoint
14 33 (3.17%) Avaya
15 30 (2.88%) AppSense
16 24 (2.31%) Juniper
17 23 (2.21%) IBM
18 19 (1.83%) EMC
London
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Rate: £14 - £17 per hour
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
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Rate: £22 - £25 per hour
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Kelway Ltd
Rate: From £160 to £160 per hour £160.00 Day Rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £375 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £16 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £430.00 - £460.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £130 - £150 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
The One Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Roc Search
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £160 - £240 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London Docklands
Financial Ombudsman Service
Rate: £26,000 - £38,000 + excellent pension and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Group
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £10 - £11 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago
Peterborough
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £150 - £175 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £430.00 - £460.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago