The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Essex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 47 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 19 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.51% 1.22% 1.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.45% 5.38% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate £140 £369 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.03% +116.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £233 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.43% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
166 93 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.93% 22.63% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 51 52
Average daily rate £350 £300 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £190 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £453 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 11
Average hourly rate £26.00 £28.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £19.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Blackberry
East of England

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Blackberry across the Essex region.

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Essex region.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - 7 £140 -
Colchester +2 5 £374 +1.35% 1
Saffron Walden - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Blackberry
East of England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 29 (72.50%) Active Directory
2 28 (70.00%) Windows
3 23 (57.50%) Finance
3 23 (57.50%) Windows 7
4 18 (45.00%) MS Office
4 18 (45.00%) Citrix
5 13 (32.50%) Incident Management
6 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
7 10 (25.00%) Document Management
8 9 (22.50%) Android
8 9 (22.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (22.50%) Law
9 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 8 (20.00%) iPhone
10 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
11 5 (12.50%) VMware
11 5 (12.50%) French Language
11 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
11 5 (12.50%) Android Development
11 5 (12.50%) iOS Development
11 5 (12.50%) Apple
12 4 (10.00%) Terminal Services
12 4 (10.00%) CRM
12 4 (10.00%) VPN
12 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
12 4 (10.00%) XML
12 4 (10.00%) LDAP
12 4 (10.00%) UNIX

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 9 (22.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) Lync
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (45.00%) MS Office
2 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) VPN
1 4 (10.00%) LDAP
1 4 (10.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (7.50%) Wireless
3 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.50%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) DHCP
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) EDRMS
General
1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Law
3 5 (12.50%) French Language
4 4 (10.00%) Legal
4 4 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Support Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Help Desk Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) IT Support
5 6 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Desktop Support
7 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Active Directory Specialist
7 4 (10.00%) Messaging Specialist
8 3 (7.50%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
10 1 (2.50%) iOS Developer
10 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (2.50%) C# Programmer
10 1 (2.50%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (10.00%) XML
1 4 (10.00%) HTML
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) HTML5
1 4 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) iPhone
2 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.00%) GIS
3 4 (10.00%) PKI
4 3 (7.50%) LLPG
5 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) Windows 7
3 9 (22.50%) Android
4 4 (10.00%) UNIX
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Phone
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Incident Management
2 10 (25.00%) Document Management
3 5 (12.50%) Android Development
3 5 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 4 (10.00%) CRM
4 4 (10.00%) ITSM
4 4 (10.00%) Project Management
4 4 (10.00%) Data Management
5 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 2 (5.00%) Time Management
7 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) C#
1 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (10.00%) PHP
1 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
1 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (72.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Citrix
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.50%) VMware
3 5 (12.50%) Apple
4 4 (10.00%) ESRI
4 4 (10.00%) McAfee
4 4 (10.00%) Lagan
4 4 (10.00%) Civica
5 2 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (2.50%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.50%) Symantec
6 1 (2.50%) HP
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