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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 173 137 109
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -28
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 277 380 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.17% 1.57% 1.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.84% 4.78% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 199 248
Average daily rate
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£305 £298 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% -0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £150 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £250 £280
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 61 51
Average hourly rate £16.08 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £26.00 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.87% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7206 7948 8158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.56% 32.79% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4849 5486 5516
Average daily rate £450 £463 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.53%
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 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 175 205
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
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 24 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 24 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 24 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 -19 78 £220 -32.30% 25
Uxbridge +6 6 - -
Docklands, London +10 5 - - 1
Sidcup - 3 - -
Croydon +1 1 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £325 - 1
Bexley - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - - 1
Mayfair - - - -
Chislehurst - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 469 (82.28%) Windows
2 322 (56.49%) Active Directory
3 260 (45.61%) Windows 7
4 249 (43.68%) Microsoft
5 236 (41.40%) MS Office
6 202 (35.44%) MS Exchange
7 199 (34.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 187 (32.81%) Citrix
9 176 (30.88%) Windows XP
10 162 (28.42%) Finance
11 140 (24.56%) ITIL
12 113 (19.82%) MS Excel
13 110 (19.30%) VMware
14 108 (18.95%) Windows Server 2008
14 108 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2010
15 91 (15.96%) Android
16 82 (14.39%) Windows Server 2003
17 81 (14.21%) iPhone
18 78 (13.68%) Cisco
19 77 (13.51%) DNS
20 73 (12.81%) Banking
21 68 (11.93%) VMware Infrastructure
22 67 (11.75%) Apple iOS
22 67 (11.75%) Microsoft Certification
23 64 (11.23%) Law
24 60 (10.53%) Legal
25 57 (10.00%) VPN
26 56 (9.82%) SharePoint
27 54 (9.47%) Bloomberg
28 50 (8.77%) DHCP

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 202 (35.44%) MS Exchange
2 199 (34.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 108 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 56 (9.82%) SharePoint
5 47 (8.25%) IBM Notes
6 33 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 27 (4.74%) Lync
8 22 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (2.81%) SharePoint 2010
9 16 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (1.93%) Office Communications Server
11 8 (1.40%) WorkSite
12 7 (1.23%) CMS
13 6 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.05%) IIS
14 5 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2000
16 2 (0.35%) WordPress
16 2 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
16 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 236 (41.40%) MS Office
2 113 (19.82%) MS Excel
3 17 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.70%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.35%) MS Project
6 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.35%) InDesign
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.18%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.18%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 11 (1.93%) Eikon
2 3 (0.53%) Cerner Millennium
3 2 (0.35%) Magento
3 2 (0.35%) Khalix
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) assyst
4 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.18%) 3000 Xtra
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.11%) Office 365
2 3 (0.53%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (13.51%) DNS
2 57 (10.00%) VPN
3 50 (8.77%) DHCP
4 44 (7.72%) LAN
4 44 (7.72%) Firewall
5 43 (7.54%) WAN
6 38 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 33 (5.79%) SAN
8 25 (4.39%) VoIP
9 22 (3.86%) Internet
10 18 (3.16%) IP Telephony
11 16 (2.81%) MPLS
12 14 (2.46%) SMTP
12 14 (2.46%) DSL
12 14 (2.46%) Intranet
12 14 (2.46%) Wireless
12 14 (2.46%) BIG-IP
13 13 (2.28%) 3G
14 10 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (1.58%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (1.40%) MS Access
3 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (0.53%) RDBMS
3 3 (0.53%) MySQL
3 3 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.53%) Relational Database
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 (0.18%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.18%) DataStage
5 1 (0.18%) QualityStage
5 1 (0.18%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.18%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (1.58%) Subversion
2 6 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.88%) Calabash
3 5 (0.88%) eggPlant
3 5 (0.88%) JBehave
3 5 (0.88%) SoapUI
4 4 (0.70%) Cucumber
4 4 (0.70%) Robotium
4 4 (0.70%) JIRA
5 3 (0.53%) Selenium
5 3 (0.53%) Xcode
5 3 (0.53%) PhoneGap
5 3 (0.53%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.53%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.35%) Yeoman
6 2 (0.35%) Grunt
6 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.35%) NUnit
General
1 162 (28.42%) Finance
2 73 (12.81%) Banking
3 64 (11.23%) Law
4 60 (10.53%) Legal
5 25 (4.39%) Financial Institution
6 18 (3.16%) Front Office
7 17 (2.98%) Retail
8 16 (2.81%) Telecoms
9 13 (2.28%) Investment Banking
10 11 (1.93%) Advertising
11 9 (1.58%) Back Office
12 7 (1.23%) Games
13 5 (0.88%) French Language
14 4 (0.70%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.35%) Publishing
15 2 (0.35%) German Language
15 2 (0.35%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.35%) Japanese Language
15 2 (0.35%) Russian Language
16 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 215 (37.72%) Analyst
2 105 (18.42%) Service Analyst
3 104 (18.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 85 (14.91%) Support Analyst
5 82 (14.39%) 2nd Line Support
6 79 (13.86%) Support Engineer
7 70 (12.28%) Desktop Support
8 37 (6.49%) Developer
9 33 (5.79%) Help Desk Analyst
10 32 (5.61%) Desktop Engineer
11 30 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
11 30 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 28 (4.91%) 3rd Line Support
13 27 (4.74%) IT Support
14 26 (4.56%) Desktop Analyst
15 25 (4.39%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 24 (4.21%) Consultant
16 24 (4.21%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 17 (2.98%) Help Desk Support
18 16 (2.81%) 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
4 9 (1.58%) HTML5
5 7 (1.23%) SOAP
5 7 (1.23%) XML
6 6 (1.05%) CSS3
7 5 (0.88%) JSON
7 5 (0.88%) XMPP
7 5 (0.88%) Android SDK
8 4 (0.70%) REST
8 4 (0.70%) RESTful
8 4 (0.70%) JAX-RS
8 4 (0.70%) J2ME
8 4 (0.70%) JDBC
8 4 (0.70%) JSF
8 4 (0.70%) JAX-WS
8 4 (0.70%) jQuery
9 3 (0.53%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 81 (14.21%) iPhone
2 41 (7.19%) Handset
3 34 (5.96%) iPad
4 29 (5.09%) Mobile App
5 27 (4.74%) Thin Client
5 27 (4.74%) Fat Client
6 21 (3.68%) Hedge funds
7 18 (3.16%) Management Information System
8 17 (2.98%) Computer Science
9 13 (2.28%) Video Conferencing
10 11 (1.93%) Clustering
10 11 (1.93%) Open Source
10 11 (1.93%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (1.40%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.23%) Smartphone
12 7 (1.23%) Mobile Computing
13 6 (1.05%) Equities
13 6 (1.05%) Online Games
14 5 (0.88%) Replication
14 5 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 469 (82.28%) Windows
2 260 (45.61%) Windows 7
3 176 (30.88%) Windows XP
4 108 (18.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 91 (15.96%) Android
6 82 (14.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 67 (11.75%) Apple iOS
8 34 (5.96%) Windows 8
9 29 (5.09%) Windows Vista
10 23 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (3.33%) Mac OS X
12 16 (2.81%) Linux
13 14 (2.46%) Windows Phone
13 14 (2.46%) UNIX
14 10 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
15 8 (1.40%) Mac OS
16 7 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (1.05%) CentOS
18 3 (0.53%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (24.56%) ITIL
2 46 (8.07%) Document Management
3 38 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 37 (6.49%) Migration
5 35 (6.14%) Service Management
6 31 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 30 (5.26%) Asset Management
8 23 (4.04%) Android Development
9 22 (3.86%) Problem Management
9 22 (3.86%) Service Delivery
10 21 (3.68%) Project Management
11 17 (2.98%) iOS Development
12 16 (2.81%) Scrum
12 16 (2.81%) Business Continuity
13 15 (2.63%) E-Commerce
14 14 (2.46%) Performance Management
14 14 (2.46%) Risk Management
15 13 (2.28%) BCP
15 13 (2.28%) Mobile Device Management
16 12 (2.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (5.96%) SQL
2 21 (3.68%) Java
3 20 (3.51%) PowerShell
4 11 (1.93%) C
5 10 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.75%) Perl
6 9 (1.58%) Objective-C
6 9 (1.58%) VB
7 8 (1.40%) C#
7 8 (1.40%) Python
8 7 (1.23%) VBA
9 6 (1.05%) C++
10 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.35%) PHP
10 2 (0.35%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.18%) PHP5
11 1 (0.18%) Ruby
11 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (11.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (7.72%) MCSE
3 35 (6.14%) Degree
4 28 (4.91%) MCP
5 23 (4.04%) Security Cleared
6 22 (3.86%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (3.16%) MCITP
8 17 (2.98%) SC Cleared
9 12 (2.11%) MCDST
10 10 (1.75%) A+ Certification
11 9 (1.58%) MOS
11 9 (1.58%) CCA
11 9 (1.58%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (1.40%) MCSA
13 7 (1.23%) CCNA
14 6 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 3 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.37%) SLA
2 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.18%) QA
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 322 (56.49%) Active Directory
2 68 (11.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (7.19%) XenApp
4 25 (4.39%) vSphere
5 18 (3.16%) VMware ESX
5 18 (3.16%) Xen
6 16 (2.81%) Hyper-V
7 14 (2.46%) NLBS
8 13 (2.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 12 (2.11%) ISA Server
10 9 (1.58%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (1.05%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.88%) Terminal Server
12 5 (0.88%) UAG
13 3 (0.53%) XenServer
13 3 (0.53%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.35%) MetaFrame
15 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 36 (6.32%) SCCM
2 20 (3.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 19 (3.33%) Backup Exec
4 14 (2.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 13 (2.28%) WSUS
5 13 (2.28%) ARCserve
6 10 (1.75%) MAILsweeper
7 8 (1.40%) DameWare
7 8 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (1.23%) Nagios
9 6 (1.05%) Puppet
9 6 (1.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 6 (1.05%) Cobbler
9 6 (1.05%) Opsview
9 6 (1.05%) SCOM
10 5 (0.88%) MIMEsweeper
11 4 (0.70%) MOM
12 3 (0.53%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.53%) AppDNA
12 3 (0.53%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 249 (43.68%) Microsoft
2 187 (32.81%) Citrix
3 110 (19.30%) VMware
4 78 (13.68%) Cisco
5 54 (9.47%) Bloomberg
6 48 (8.42%) Reuters
7 46 (8.07%) Lotus
7 46 (8.07%) Apple
8 45 (7.89%) HP
9 38 (6.67%) Symantec
10 33 (5.79%) Remedy
11 21 (3.68%) Fidessa
12 20 (3.51%) Websense
13 19 (3.33%) CheckPoint
14 17 (2.98%) Dell
15 14 (2.46%) Avaya
15 14 (2.46%) McAfee
16 13 (2.28%) Open Text
17 11 (1.93%) Google
17 11 (1.93%) Sophos
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