The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 85 101 87
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 39 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.87% 0.44% 1.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.83% 2.19% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 15
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£310 £165 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.87% -45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £165 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £165 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
-16.08% -9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.75 £16.88 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +53.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Blackberry
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
498 366 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.82% 20.08% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 218 211
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 19 44
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.80 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.70 £35.30 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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Basingstoke - 5 £413 -
Fareham - 2 - - 1
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 53 (82.81%) Windows
2 37 (57.81%) MS Exchange
3 28 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 27 (42.19%) Active Directory
5 24 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (34.38%) Security Cleared
7 20 (31.25%) SC Cleared
7 20 (31.25%) Windows 7
8 17 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 15 (23.44%) HP
10 14 (21.88%) Proofpoint
11 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (17.19%) MCSE
12 10 (15.63%) MCP
12 10 (15.63%) SLA
13 9 (14.06%) Firewall
13 9 (14.06%) Telecoms
13 9 (14.06%) 3G
13 9 (14.06%) Windows XP
14 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
14 8 (12.50%) Internet
14 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
15 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (10.94%) SharePoint 2013
15 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
15 7 (10.94%) Broadband
15 7 (10.94%) Finance
15 7 (10.94%) Security Management
15 7 (10.94%) VMware

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 37 (57.81%) MS Exchange
2 24 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (10.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
5 5 (7.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (6.25%) IIS
6 4 (6.25%) IBM Notes
6 4 (6.25%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.13%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) Firewall
1 9 (14.06%) 3G
2 8 (12.50%) Internet
3 7 (10.94%) Broadband
4 6 (9.38%) VPN
5 5 (7.81%) LAN
5 5 (7.81%) SMTP
5 5 (7.81%) DHCP
5 5 (7.81%) X.400
6 4 (6.25%) X.500
6 4 (6.25%) SAN
7 3 (4.69%) DNS
7 3 (4.69%) SSL
7 3 (4.69%) WAN
7 3 (4.69%) IPsec
7 3 (4.69%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (4.69%) Network Security
7 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (14.06%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.94%) Finance
3 4 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (20.31%) Consultant
2 12 (18.75%) Messaging Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Support Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Desktop Support
6 5 (7.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Exchange Specialist
6 5 (7.81%) Messaging Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Mobility Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (3.13%) Help Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Storage Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Exchange Consultant
9 2 (3.13%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.56%) iOS SDK
2 1 (1.56%) Android SDK
2 1 (1.56%) HTML
2 1 (1.56%) CSS
2 1 (1.56%) J2ME
2 1 (1.56%) Cocoa
2 1 (1.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Handset
2 5 (7.81%) iPhone
3 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.69%) Clustering
4 2 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.56%) iPad
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (82.81%) Windows
2 20 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 9 (14.06%) Windows XP
4 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.38%) Android
7 5 (7.81%) Linux
8 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.69%) Windows 2000
10 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.94%) Security Management
1 7 (10.94%) Problem Management
2 5 (7.81%) ITIL
3 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (6.25%) Data Protection
3 4 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (4.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (4.69%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.13%) ITSM
5 2 (3.13%) Migration
6 1 (1.56%) Validation
6 1 (1.56%) OO
6 1 (1.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.56%) ERP
6 1 (1.56%) Android Development
6 1 (1.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.56%) Load Testing
6 1 (1.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.25%) SQL
3 3 (4.69%) VBScript
3 3 (4.69%) Java
4 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.56%) C
4 1 (1.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 20 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 11 (17.19%) MCSE
3 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (15.63%) MCP
5 3 (4.69%) Degree
6 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.56%) CCNA
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (42.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.25%) vSphere
3 3 (4.69%) vCloud
3 3 (4.69%) ISA Server
3 3 (4.69%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) SCOM
2 6 (9.38%) NetBackup
3 5 (7.81%) SCCM
4 4 (6.25%) SCDPM
4 4 (6.25%) SCVMM
5 3 (4.69%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.56%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.44%) HP
3 14 (21.88%) Proofpoint
4 7 (10.94%) VMware
5 6 (9.38%) Cisco
5 6 (9.38%) Citrix
6 4 (6.25%) Lotus
7 3 (4.69%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.69%) Symantec
7 3 (4.69%) Remedy
7 3 (4.69%) Nokia
7 3 (4.69%) Veritas
7 3 (4.69%) Sophos
7 3 (4.69%) Websense
7 3 (4.69%) Avaya
7 3 (4.69%) Juniper
7 3 (4.69%) Blue Coat
7 3 (4.69%) IronPort
7 3 (4.69%) 3PAR
7 3 (4.69%) Acronis