The first 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 29 July 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 London 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 184 136 108
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -28
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 269 377 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.14% 1.55% 1.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.74% 4.77% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 192 249
Average daily rate
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£280 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £150 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £240 £278
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 61 51
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £26.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7194 7905 8190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.62% 32.57% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4832 5441 5518
Average daily rate £450 £460 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 174 209
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -20.32%
Blackberry
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -17 78 £218 -33.07% 26
Uxbridge +6 6 - -
Docklands, London +12 5 - - 1
Sidcup - 3 - -
Wembley - 1 £325 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Chislehurst - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - - 1
Mayfair - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 471 (82.20%) Windows
2 324 (56.54%) Active Directory
3 259 (45.20%) Windows 7
4 250 (43.63%) Microsoft
5 232 (40.49%) MS Office
6 200 (34.90%) MS Exchange
7 196 (34.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 190 (33.16%) Citrix
9 175 (30.54%) Windows XP
10 161 (28.10%) Finance
11 139 (24.26%) ITIL
12 112 (19.55%) VMware
13 110 (19.20%) MS Excel
14 107 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 107 (18.67%) Exchange Server 2010
15 92 (16.06%) Android
16 80 (13.96%) Windows Server 2003
16 80 (13.96%) iPhone
17 78 (13.61%) Cisco
18 76 (13.26%) DNS
19 72 (12.57%) Banking
20 68 (11.87%) VMware Infrastructure
20 68 (11.87%) Apple iOS
21 67 (11.69%) Microsoft Certification
22 62 (10.82%) Law
23 59 (10.30%) VPN
24 58 (10.12%) Legal
25 56 (9.77%) SharePoint
26 55 (9.60%) Bloomberg
27 49 (8.55%) Reuters

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 200 (34.90%) MS Exchange
2 196 (34.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 107 (18.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 56 (9.77%) SharePoint
5 48 (8.38%) IBM Notes
6 32 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 27 (4.71%) Lync
8 22 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (2.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 16 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (1.92%) Office Communications Server
11 8 (1.40%) WorkSite
12 7 (1.22%) CMS
13 6 (1.05%) IIS
13 6 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2000
16 2 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
16 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
16 2 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 232 (40.49%) MS Office
2 110 (19.20%) MS Excel
3 17 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.70%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.35%) InDesign
7 1 (0.17%) MS Project
7 1 (0.17%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.17%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 11 (1.92%) Eikon
2 3 (0.52%) Cerner Millennium
3 2 (0.35%) Magento
3 2 (0.35%) Khalix
4 1 (0.17%) assyst
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.17%) 3000 Xtra
4 1 (0.17%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.27%) Office 365
2 3 (0.52%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (13.26%) DNS
2 59 (10.30%) VPN
3 49 (8.55%) DHCP
4 45 (7.85%) LAN
5 44 (7.68%) WAN
5 44 (7.68%) Firewall
6 38 (6.63%) TCP/IP
7 34 (5.93%) SAN
8 26 (4.54%) VoIP
9 22 (3.84%) Internet
10 18 (3.14%) IP Telephony
11 16 (2.79%) MPLS
12 14 (2.44%) DSL
12 14 (2.44%) Wireless
12 14 (2.44%) Intranet
12 14 (2.44%) SMTP
12 14 (2.44%) BIG-IP
13 13 (2.27%) 3G
14 10 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (1.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.40%) MS Access
2 8 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (0.52%) MySQL
3 3 (0.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.52%) RDBMS
3 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.17%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.17%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.17%) DataStage
5 1 (0.17%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 9 (1.57%) Subversion
2 6 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.87%) JBehave
3 5 (0.87%) SoapUI
3 5 (0.87%) Calabash
3 5 (0.87%) eggPlant
4 4 (0.70%) Robotium
4 4 (0.70%) Cucumber
4 4 (0.70%) JIRA
5 3 (0.52%) Selenium
5 3 (0.52%) Xcode
5 3 (0.52%) PhoneGap
5 3 (0.52%) WebDriver
5 3 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.52%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.35%) Grunt
6 2 (0.35%) Yeoman
6 2 (0.35%) NUnit
6 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 161 (28.10%) Finance
2 72 (12.57%) Banking
3 62 (10.82%) Law
4 58 (10.12%) Legal
5 24 (4.19%) Financial Institution
6 19 (3.32%) Front Office
7 18 (3.14%) Retail
8 17 (2.97%) Telecoms
9 13 (2.27%) Investment Banking
10 11 (1.92%) Advertising
11 9 (1.57%) Back Office
12 7 (1.22%) Games
13 5 (0.87%) French Language
14 4 (0.70%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.52%) German Language
16 2 (0.35%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.35%) Japanese Language
16 2 (0.35%) Russian Language
16 2 (0.35%) Publishing
17 1 (0.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 216 (37.70%) Analyst
2 104 (18.15%) Service Analyst
3 103 (17.98%) Service Desk Analyst
4 87 (15.18%) Support Analyst
5 80 (13.96%) 2nd Line Support
6 77 (13.44%) Support Engineer
7 70 (12.22%) Desktop Support
8 37 (6.46%) Developer
9 33 (5.76%) Help Desk Analyst
10 31 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
10 31 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
11 30 (5.24%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 29 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support
13 27 (4.71%) Desktop Analyst
14 26 (4.54%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 26 (4.54%) IT Support
15 23 (4.01%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 23 (4.01%) Consultant
16 17 (2.97%) Help Desk Support
17 16 (2.79%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.32%) Web Services
2 11 (1.92%) CSS
3 10 (1.75%) HTML
3 10 (1.75%) .NET
4 9 (1.57%) HTML5
5 7 (1.22%) SOAP
5 7 (1.22%) XML
6 6 (1.05%) CSS3
7 5 (0.87%) Android SDK
7 5 (0.87%) JSON
7 5 (0.87%) XMPP
8 4 (0.70%) JSF
8 4 (0.70%) jQuery
8 4 (0.70%) JAX-WS
8 4 (0.70%) RESTful
8 4 (0.70%) JDBC
8 4 (0.70%) J2ME
8 4 (0.70%) JAX-RS
8 4 (0.70%) REST
9 3 (0.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 80 (13.96%) iPhone
2 41 (7.16%) Handset
3 33 (5.76%) iPad
4 29 (5.06%) Mobile App
5 27 (4.71%) Thin Client
5 27 (4.71%) Fat Client
6 21 (3.66%) Hedge funds
7 18 (3.14%) Computer Science
7 18 (3.14%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.09%) Clustering
8 12 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
9 11 (1.92%) Open Source
9 11 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (1.40%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.22%) Smartphone
11 7 (1.22%) Mobile Computing
12 6 (1.05%) Online Games
12 6 (1.05%) Equities
13 5 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.87%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 471 (82.20%) Windows
2 259 (45.20%) Windows 7
3 175 (30.54%) Windows XP
4 107 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 92 (16.06%) Android
6 80 (13.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 68 (11.87%) Apple iOS
8 34 (5.93%) Windows 8
9 29 (5.06%) Windows Vista
10 24 (4.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (3.49%) Mac OS X
12 16 (2.79%) Linux
13 14 (2.44%) UNIX
13 14 (2.44%) Windows Phone
14 10 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
15 9 (1.57%) Mac OS
16 7 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (1.05%) CentOS
18 3 (0.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (24.26%) ITIL
2 45 (7.85%) Document Management
3 38 (6.63%) Incident Management
4 36 (6.28%) Service Management
5 35 (6.11%) Migration
6 31 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 30 (5.24%) Asset Management
8 23 (4.01%) Service Delivery
8 23 (4.01%) Android Development
9 22 (3.84%) Problem Management
10 21 (3.66%) Project Management
11 17 (2.97%) iOS Development
12 16 (2.79%) Scrum
12 16 (2.79%) Business Continuity
13 15 (2.62%) Risk Management
13 15 (2.62%) E-Commerce
14 14 (2.44%) Performance Management
15 13 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
15 13 (2.27%) BCP
16 12 (2.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (5.76%) SQL
2 21 (3.66%) Java
2 21 (3.66%) PowerShell
3 11 (1.92%) C
4 10 (1.75%) JavaScript
4 10 (1.75%) Perl
5 9 (1.57%) Objective-C
5 9 (1.57%) VB
6 8 (1.40%) Python
6 8 (1.40%) C#
7 7 (1.22%) VBA
8 6 (1.05%) C++
9 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.35%) PHP
9 2 (0.35%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.17%) Ruby
10 1 (0.17%) PHP5
10 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (11.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (7.68%) MCSE
3 35 (6.11%) Degree
4 28 (4.89%) MCP
5 24 (4.19%) Security Cleared
6 21 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (3.14%) MCITP
8 17 (2.97%) SC Cleared
9 12 (2.09%) MCDST
10 11 (1.92%) A+ Certification
11 9 (1.57%) MOS
11 9 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (1.57%) CCA
11 9 (1.57%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (1.40%) MCSA
13 7 (1.22%) CCNA
14 6 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 3 (0.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.68%) SLA
2 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.17%) QA
System Software
1 324 (56.54%) Active Directory
2 68 (11.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (7.33%) XenApp
4 26 (4.54%) vSphere
5 18 (3.14%) Xen
5 18 (3.14%) VMware ESX
6 16 (2.79%) Hyper-V
7 14 (2.44%) NLBS
8 13 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 12 (2.09%) ISA Server
10 9 (1.57%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (1.22%) Terminal Services
11 7 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.87%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.70%) XenServer
13 4 (0.70%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.70%) UAG
14 2 (0.35%) MetaFrame
15 1 (0.17%) NFS
15 1 (0.17%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 37 (6.46%) SCCM
2 20 (3.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 19 (3.32%) Backup Exec
4 14 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 13 (2.27%) WSUS
6 12 (2.09%) ARCserve
7 10 (1.75%) MAILsweeper
8 8 (1.40%) DameWare
8 8 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (1.22%) Nagios
10 6 (1.05%) SCOM
10 6 (1.05%) Puppet
10 6 (1.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 6 (1.05%) Cobbler
10 6 (1.05%) Opsview
11 5 (0.87%) MIMEsweeper
12 4 (0.70%) MOM
13 3 (0.52%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.52%) FortiGate
13 3 (0.52%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 250 (43.63%) Microsoft
2 190 (33.16%) Citrix
3 112 (19.55%) VMware
4 78 (13.61%) Cisco
5 55 (9.60%) Bloomberg
6 49 (8.55%) Reuters
7 47 (8.20%) Lotus
8 46 (8.03%) Apple
9 45 (7.85%) HP
10 39 (6.81%) Symantec
11 34 (5.93%) Remedy
12 21 (3.66%) Fidessa
13 20 (3.49%) Websense
14 19 (3.32%) CheckPoint
15 17 (2.97%) Dell
16 15 (2.62%) McAfee
17 13 (2.27%) Avaya
17 13 (2.27%) Open Text
18 12 (2.09%) Sophos
18 12 (2.09%) RightFax
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