The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 188 138 120
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -18
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 267 407 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.09% 1.62% 1.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.04% 4.31% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 213 248
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£220 £295 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.42% +18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £156 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £275 £270
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 58 65
Average hourly rate £14.04 £18.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.10% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.85 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £24.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.47%
Blackberry
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8792 9436 9788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.98% 37.60% 36.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5970 6522 6621
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 177 257
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £41.20
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 London

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in London

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in London

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in London

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in London

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the London 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
City of London +4 88 £284 -12.76% 29
Docklands, London +19 8 £135 -
Hayes - 5 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £288 -
Bromley 0 1 - -
Croydon - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Greenford - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - - 1
Bexley - - - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 463 (81.23%) Windows
2 331 (58.07%) Active Directory
3 260 (45.61%) Windows 7
4 256 (44.91%) Microsoft
5 241 (42.28%) MS Office
6 195 (34.21%) MS Exchange
7 184 (32.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 182 (31.93%) Citrix
9 161 (28.25%) Windows XP
10 147 (25.79%) Finance
11 128 (22.46%) ITIL
12 113 (19.82%) Android
13 106 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
14 103 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
15 101 (17.72%) MS Excel
16 100 (17.54%) VMware
17 90 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
18 85 (14.91%) Apple iOS
19 75 (13.16%) Cisco
20 73 (12.81%) Banking
20 73 (12.81%) iPhone
21 65 (11.40%) DNS
22 63 (11.05%) VMware Infrastructure
23 60 (10.53%) VPN
24 56 (9.82%) Microsoft Certification
25 55 (9.65%) IBM Notes
26 54 (9.47%) Lotus
27 53 (9.30%) WAN
27 53 (9.30%) SLA
27 53 (9.30%) Law

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 195 (34.21%) MS Exchange
2 184 (32.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 106 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 55 (9.65%) IBM Notes
5 48 (8.42%) SharePoint
6 36 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 32 (5.61%) Lync
8 25 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 24 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2003
10 18 (3.16%) Office Communications Server
11 16 (2.81%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (1.93%) WorkSite
13 10 (1.75%) IIS
14 8 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
15 5 (0.88%) CMS
16 4 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
17 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2000
17 2 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
17 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 241 (42.28%) MS Office
2 101 (17.72%) MS Excel
3 18 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.53%) InDesign
4 3 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.53%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.18%) Vectorworks
5 1 (0.18%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 8 (1.40%) Eikon
2 4 (0.70%) Cerner Millennium
3 2 (0.35%) assyst
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) Maximo
4 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.18%) Khalix
4 1 (0.18%) 3000 Xtra
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.33%) Office 365
2 6 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.70%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (11.40%) DNS
2 60 (10.53%) VPN
3 53 (9.30%) WAN
4 51 (8.95%) LAN
5 49 (8.60%) Firewall
6 46 (8.07%) DHCP
7 40 (7.02%) TCP/IP
8 35 (6.14%) VoIP
8 35 (6.14%) SAN
9 24 (4.21%) Internet
10 19 (3.33%) MPLS
11 18 (3.16%) DSL
12 17 (2.98%) BIG-IP
13 15 (2.63%) 3G
14 14 (2.46%) Wireless
15 13 (2.28%) IP Telephony
16 12 (2.11%) Cisco IOS
16 12 (2.11%) Intranet
17 9 (1.58%) SMTP
17 9 (1.58%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.75%) MS Access
3 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.53%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.18%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.18%) MySQL
6 1 (0.18%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.18%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.18%) DataStage
6 1 (0.18%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 9 (1.58%) Subversion
2 7 (1.23%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.70%) Calabash
4 3 (0.53%) eggPlant
4 3 (0.53%) Robotium
4 3 (0.53%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.53%) SoapUI
4 3 (0.53%) JBehave
4 3 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.53%) Xcode
5 2 (0.35%) NUnit
5 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.18%) Ant
6 1 (0.18%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.18%) JIRA
6 1 (0.18%) Selenium
6 1 (0.18%) Gradle
6 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
General
1 147 (25.79%) Finance
2 73 (12.81%) Banking
3 53 (9.30%) Law
4 47 (8.25%) Legal
5 28 (4.91%) Retail
6 20 (3.51%) Financial Institution
7 19 (3.33%) Telecoms
8 18 (3.16%) Front Office
9 17 (2.98%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.40%) Back Office
11 7 (1.23%) Games
11 7 (1.23%) Advertising
11 7 (1.23%) French Language
12 5 (0.88%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.53%) German Language
13 3 (0.53%) Publishing
14 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 213 (37.37%) Analyst
2 100 (17.54%) Service Analyst
3 99 (17.37%) Service Desk Analyst
4 80 (14.04%) Support Analyst
5 79 (13.86%) 2nd Line Support
6 78 (13.68%) Support Engineer
7 69 (12.11%) Desktop Support
8 41 (7.19%) Developer
9 32 (5.61%) Desktop Engineer
10 30 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
10 30 (5.26%) IT Support
11 26 (4.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 26 (4.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 26 (4.56%) 1st Line Support
12 24 (4.21%) Desktop Analyst
13 23 (4.04%) Administrator
13 23 (4.04%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 23 (4.04%) Help Desk Analyst
13 23 (4.04%) Consultant
14 22 (3.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.33%) Web Services
2 11 (1.93%) CSS
3 10 (1.75%) HTML
3 10 (1.75%) .NET
3 10 (1.75%) JSON
3 10 (1.75%) HTML5
4 8 (1.40%) XML
5 7 (1.23%) Middleware
5 7 (1.23%) Ajax
6 6 (1.05%) SOAP
6 6 (1.05%) jQuery
6 6 (1.05%) CSS3
6 6 (1.05%) Android SDK
7 5 (0.88%) XMPP
8 4 (0.70%) JSF
8 4 (0.70%) Dojo
8 4 (0.70%) JAX-WS
8 4 (0.70%) RESTful
8 4 (0.70%) J2ME
8 4 (0.70%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 73 (12.81%) iPhone
2 40 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (6.49%) iPad
4 36 (6.32%) Handset
5 30 (5.26%) Mobile App
6 21 (3.68%) Thin Client
6 21 (3.68%) Fat Client
7 20 (3.51%) Computer Science
8 19 (3.33%) Hedge funds
9 13 (2.28%) Video Conferencing
9 13 (2.28%) Client/Server
10 12 (2.11%) Clustering
11 10 (1.75%) Open Source
12 8 (1.40%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.40%) PDA
13 7 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
13 7 (1.23%) Mobile Computing
14 6 (1.05%) Online Games
15 5 (0.88%) Replication
15 5 (0.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 463 (81.23%) Windows
2 260 (45.61%) Windows 7
3 161 (28.25%) Windows XP
4 113 (19.82%) Android
5 103 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 90 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 85 (14.91%) Apple iOS
8 36 (6.32%) Windows 8
9 33 (5.79%) Windows Vista
10 30 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (4.39%) Mac OS X
12 17 (2.98%) Linux
12 17 (2.98%) Windows Phone
13 14 (2.46%) Mac OS
14 10 (1.75%) UNIX
15 9 (1.58%) Windows Mobile
16 7 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (1.05%) CentOS
18 5 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
19 3 (0.53%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (22.46%) ITIL
2 42 (7.37%) Migration
3 33 (5.79%) Service Management
3 33 (5.79%) Document Management
4 29 (5.09%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (4.91%) Incident Management
6 27 (4.74%) Asset Management
7 25 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (4.21%) Android Development
9 23 (4.04%) Problem Management
10 20 (3.51%) Service Delivery
10 20 (3.51%) E-Commerce
11 18 (3.16%) iOS Development
11 18 (3.16%) Mobile Device Management
12 17 (2.98%) Performance Management
13 14 (2.46%) Software Engineering
13 14 (2.46%) Scrum
14 13 (2.28%) Business Continuity
14 13 (2.28%) Risk Management
15 11 (1.93%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 39 (6.84%) SQL
2 31 (5.44%) PowerShell
3 26 (4.56%) Java
4 14 (2.46%) C
5 12 (2.11%) Objective-C
6 9 (1.58%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.58%) Perl
7 8 (1.40%) C#
7 8 (1.40%) C++
8 7 (1.23%) VBA
9 6 (1.05%) Python
9 6 (1.05%) VB
10 3 (0.53%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (9.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (6.67%) MCSE
3 36 (6.32%) Degree
4 24 (4.21%) MCP
5 17 (2.98%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (2.98%) Security Cleared
6 16 (2.81%) MOS
7 13 (2.28%) MCSA
8 12 (2.11%) A+ Certification
8 12 (2.11%) MCITP
9 10 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (1.58%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.40%) MCDST
11 8 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (1.40%) CCNA
12 6 (1.05%) CCA
12 6 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (0.70%) ISEB
13 4 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (9.30%) SLA
2 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.18%) QA
3 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.18%) PAS 55
System Software
1 331 (58.07%) Active Directory
2 63 (11.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (5.44%) XenApp
4 22 (3.86%) vSphere
5 19 (3.33%) Hyper-V
5 19 (3.33%) Xen
6 17 (2.98%) NLBS
7 12 (2.11%) VMware ESX
8 11 (1.93%) Terminal Services
8 11 (1.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 8 (1.40%) ISA Server
9 8 (1.40%) Terminal Server
10 6 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.70%) UAG
11 4 (0.70%) XenServer
11 4 (0.70%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.18%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.18%) NFS
12 1 (0.18%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 44 (7.72%) SCCM
2 21 (3.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 19 (3.33%) Backup Exec
4 18 (3.16%) WSUS
5 12 (2.11%) ARCserve
6 10 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (1.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (1.40%) DameWare
8 8 (1.40%) SCOM
8 8 (1.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 6 (1.05%) Opsview
9 6 (1.05%) Puppet
9 6 (1.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 6 (1.05%) Cobbler
9 6 (1.05%) Nagios
9 6 (1.05%) MIMEsweeper
9 6 (1.05%) MAILsweeper
10 5 (0.88%) MOM
11 4 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.53%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 256 (44.91%) Microsoft
2 182 (31.93%) Citrix
3 100 (17.54%) VMware
4 75 (13.16%) Cisco
5 54 (9.47%) Lotus
6 47 (8.25%) Apple
7 45 (7.89%) Symantec
8 42 (7.37%) Bloomberg
9 40 (7.02%) Remedy
10 39 (6.84%) Reuters
11 38 (6.67%) HP
12 23 (4.04%) CheckPoint
13 22 (3.86%) Dell
14 16 (2.81%) Websense
15 15 (2.63%) McAfee
15 15 (2.63%) Google
15 15 (2.63%) Fidessa
16 14 (2.46%) Avaya
17 12 (2.11%) Sophos
18 11 (1.93%) IBM
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Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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London
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Rate: £400.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £220 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
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Computer People
Rate: £12.00 - £14.00 per hour
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Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £33000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
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