The 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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 41 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 19 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.80% 3.86% 4.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.38% 11.52% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 8
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£265 £371 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -10.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £321 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £374 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £275 £270
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.47%
Blackberry
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
167 165 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 33.40% 33.54% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 75 50
Average daily rate £375 £371 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.07% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £241 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £538 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 40 31
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -38.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £27.82
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -37.08%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
Colchester -2 15 - - 2
Brentwood - 2 - -
Loughton - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - - 1
Blackberry
East of England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 38 (92.68%) Windows
2 36 (87.80%) Windows 7
3 35 (85.37%) Citrix
4 34 (82.93%) Active Directory
5 32 (78.05%) MS Office
6 30 (73.17%) Finance
7 28 (68.29%) Incident Management
8 27 (65.85%) MS Excel
9 22 (53.66%) Document Management
10 21 (51.22%) Law
11 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
12 6 (14.63%) VMware
12 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (12.20%) iPhone
13 5 (12.20%) French Language
14 4 (9.76%) IP Telephony
14 4 (9.76%) Terminal Services
14 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
14 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
15 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
15 3 (7.32%) VPN
15 3 (7.32%) DNS
15 3 (7.32%) DHCP
15 3 (7.32%) Firewall
15 3 (7.32%) Migration
16 2 (4.88%) Windows Vista
16 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (4.88%) XenApp
16 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
16 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 32 (78.05%) MS Office
2 27 (65.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) IP Telephony
2 3 (7.32%) DHCP
2 3 (7.32%) VPN
2 3 (7.32%) DNS
2 3 (7.32%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) Wireless
3 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) CruiseControl
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
1 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (73.17%) Finance
2 21 (51.22%) Law
3 5 (12.20%) French Language
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Legal
5 1 (2.44%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Analyst
2 23 (56.10%) Service Analyst
2 23 (56.10%) Service Desk Analyst
3 22 (53.66%) Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Support Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) IT Support
6 4 (9.76%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Service Desk Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support
8 1 (2.44%) Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Migration Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) HTML
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
1 1 (2.44%) X-Windows
1 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (2.44%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) iPhone
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.44%) iPad
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (92.68%) Windows
2 36 (87.80%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Vista
4 2 (4.88%) Android
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) AIX
4 2 (4.88%) Solaris
4 2 (4.88%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Incident Management
2 22 (53.66%) Document Management
3 3 (7.32%) Migration
4 2 (4.88%) Service Management
5 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.44%) Change Management
5 1 (2.44%) MVC
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL
5 1 (2.44%) B2B
5 1 (2.44%) B2C
5 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) C#
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
1 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) MCSE
1 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.44%) MCITP
1 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (82.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.88%) MetaFrame
4 2 (4.88%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) Citrix
2 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.63%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) IBM
4 2 (4.88%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) EMC
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) Apple
5 1 (2.44%) Symantec
5 1 (2.44%) Lotus
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
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