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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 81 94 98
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 36 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.69% 0.61% 1.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.45% 2.35% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 8
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£242 £195 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.10% -44.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £155 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £298 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £350 £260
% change year-on-year
-48.57% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.25 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +47.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
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
661 426 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.08% 25.99% 28.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 242 279
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £470 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 18 36
Average hourly rate £16.61 £28.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.67% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £16.67 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -21.37%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Basingstoke +8 2 £350 +141.37%
Fareham - 2 - -
Winchester - - - -
Andover - - - -
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 54 (81.82%) Windows
2 39 (59.09%) MS Exchange
3 33 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
5 24 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 23 (34.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 19 (28.79%) SC Cleared
9 17 (25.76%) Windows 7
9 17 (25.76%) Proofpoint
10 16 (24.24%) HP
11 14 (21.21%) MCSE
11 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (19.70%) MCP
13 12 (18.18%) SLA
14 11 (16.67%) Firewall
14 11 (16.67%) Telecoms
15 10 (15.15%) 3G
16 8 (12.12%) Security Management
16 8 (12.12%) NetBackup
16 8 (12.12%) Problem Management
16 8 (12.12%) Citrix
16 8 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 8 (12.12%) X.400
16 8 (12.12%) Broadband
16 8 (12.12%) SMTP
16 8 (12.12%) DHCP
16 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
16 8 (12.12%) SharePoint 2013
16 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 39 (59.09%) MS Exchange
2 23 (34.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (12.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
5 6 (9.09%) IIS
6 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.67%) Firewall
2 10 (15.15%) 3G
3 8 (12.12%) X.400
3 8 (12.12%) SMTP
3 8 (12.12%) DHCP
3 8 (12.12%) Broadband
4 7 (10.61%) X.500
5 6 (9.09%) VPN
5 6 (9.09%) DNS
6 5 (7.58%) LAN
7 4 (6.06%) SAN
8 3 (4.55%) Internet
8 3 (4.55%) SSL
8 3 (4.55%) WAN
8 3 (4.55%) IPsec
8 3 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (4.55%) Network Security
8 3 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.61%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Messaging Engineer
2 13 (19.70%) Support Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Consultant
4 10 (15.15%) Desktop Support
5 9 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Desktop Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Exchange Specialist
7 5 (7.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Messaging Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Mobility Consultant
9 3 (4.55%) Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.03%) Customer Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Strategy Consultant
10 2 (3.03%) Help Desk Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Storage Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Exchange Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Clustering
3 4 (6.06%) iPhone
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.55%) Handset
5 2 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) FMCG
6 1 (1.52%) iPad
6 1 (1.52%) Replication
6 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 54 (81.82%) Windows
2 17 (25.76%) Windows 7
3 7 (10.61%) Windows XP
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.58%) Windows 2000
6 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.06%) Android
7 1 (1.52%) Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.12%) Security Management
1 8 (12.12%) Problem Management
2 5 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (6.06%) Validation
4 3 (4.55%) Migration
4 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (4.55%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.03%) ITSM
5 2 (3.03%) ITIL
5 2 (3.03%) ERP
6 1 (1.52%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.52%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.52%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.52%) Load Testing
6 1 (1.52%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.55%) VBScript
1 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 19 (28.79%) SC Cleared
3 14 (21.21%) MCSE
3 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (19.70%) MCP
5 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.55%) Degree
7 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.52%) CCNA
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.09%) vSphere
3 5 (7.58%) VMware ESX
3 5 (7.58%) vCloud
4 3 (4.55%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) NetBackup
2 5 (7.58%) Backup Exec
2 5 (7.58%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (4.55%) SCOM
4 1 (1.52%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.52%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.52%) WSUS
4 1 (1.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.76%) Proofpoint
3 16 (24.24%) HP
4 8 (12.12%) Citrix
5 7 (10.61%) VMware
6 6 (9.09%) Remedy
7 5 (7.58%) Sophos
7 5 (7.58%) Veritas
7 5 (7.58%) Symantec
7 5 (7.58%) Acronis
8 4 (6.06%) Cisco
9 3 (4.55%) Nokia
9 3 (4.55%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.55%) Websense
9 3 (4.55%) Avaya
9 3 (4.55%) Juniper
9 3 (4.55%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.55%) IronPort
9 3 (4.55%) Blue Coat
10 2 (3.03%) Adobe