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 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 168 134 132
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -2
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 305 419 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.26% 1.66% 1.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.53% 4.39% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 235 222
Average daily rate
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£210 £300 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £155 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £340 £260
% change year-on-year
-47.05% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 53 66
Average hourly rate £14.04 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.41% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £13.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.99 £23.90 £22.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
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
8646 9534 9309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.59% 37.76% 37.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6033 6694 6421
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £641 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 160 233
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.13 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £43.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -15.76%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 22 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
City of London -1 88 £269 -17.30% 17
Uxbridge -4 9 - -
Docklands, London +21 7 £135 -
Hayes -1 7 - -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 2 £288 +17.34%
Chessington - 1 £153 -
Croydon - - - - 1
Bexley - - - -
Bromley - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 470 (81.60%) Windows
2 323 (56.08%) Active Directory
3 270 (46.88%) Windows 7
4 269 (46.70%) Microsoft
5 255 (44.27%) MS Office
6 196 (34.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 194 (33.68%) MS Exchange
8 170 (29.51%) Citrix
9 146 (25.35%) Windows XP
10 145 (25.17%) Finance
11 125 (21.70%) Windows Server 2008
12 119 (20.66%) ITIL
13 107 (18.58%) VMware
13 107 (18.58%) Android
14 104 (18.06%) MS Excel
15 103 (17.88%) Exchange Server 2010
16 99 (17.19%) Windows Server 2003
17 84 (14.58%) Apple iOS
18 75 (13.02%) Banking
19 73 (12.67%) SLA
20 72 (12.50%) Cisco
21 69 (11.98%) iPhone
22 66 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
23 63 (10.94%) LAN
23 63 (10.94%) WAN
24 61 (10.59%) DNS
25 60 (10.42%) VPN
26 58 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
27 57 (9.90%) Lotus
27 57 (9.90%) IBM Notes

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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
1 196 (34.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 194 (33.68%) MS Exchange
3 103 (17.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 57 (9.90%) IBM Notes
5 46 (7.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 45 (7.81%) SharePoint
7 44 (7.64%) Lync
8 30 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 25 (4.34%) Exchange Server 2003
10 22 (3.82%) Office Communications Server
11 16 (2.78%) WorkSite
11 16 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (1.74%) IIS
13 9 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
14 4 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.69%) CMS
15 3 (0.52%) LiveLink
16 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2000
16 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
16 2 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 255 (44.27%) MS Office
2 104 (18.06%) MS Excel
3 17 (2.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.52%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.52%) InDesign
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 6 (1.04%) Eikon
2 3 (0.52%) Cerner Millennium
2 3 (0.52%) assyst
3 2 (0.35%) 3000 Xtra
4 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.17%) Khalix
4 1 (0.17%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.17%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.69%) Office 365
2 7 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.04%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 63 (10.94%) LAN
1 63 (10.94%) WAN
2 61 (10.59%) DNS
3 60 (10.42%) VPN
4 54 (9.38%) Firewall
5 45 (7.81%) DHCP
6 42 (7.29%) SAN
7 41 (7.12%) TCP/IP
8 35 (6.08%) Internet
9 27 (4.69%) VoIP
10 23 (3.99%) MPLS
11 22 (3.82%) DSL
11 22 (3.82%) Wireless
12 21 (3.65%) BIG-IP
13 15 (2.60%) 3G
14 13 (2.26%) NAS
15 12 (2.08%) Intranet
16 11 (1.91%) IP Telephony
16 11 (1.91%) Cisco IOS
17 10 (1.74%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (0.35%) MS Access
3 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.17%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.17%) MySQL
4 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.17%) DataStage
4 1 (0.17%) QualityStage
4 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.17%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 9 (1.56%) Subversion
2 7 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.69%) Xcode
4 4 (0.69%) MSI
4 4 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.35%) Calabash
5 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.35%) NUnit
6 1 (0.17%) Selenium
6 1 (0.17%) Ant
6 1 (0.17%) Appium
6 1 (0.17%) Gradle
6 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.17%) Robotium
6 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 145 (25.17%) Finance
2 75 (13.02%) Banking
3 46 (7.99%) Law
4 45 (7.81%) Legal
5 25 (4.34%) Retail
6 24 (4.17%) Investment Banking
7 19 (3.30%) Telecoms
8 18 (3.13%) Financial Institution
9 17 (2.95%) Front Office
10 9 (1.56%) Spanish Language
11 7 (1.22%) French Language
11 7 (1.22%) Games
11 7 (1.22%) Publishing
12 6 (1.04%) Back Office
13 4 (0.69%) Advertising
14 3 (0.52%) German Language
14 3 (0.52%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.35%) Marketing
16 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 207 (35.94%) Analyst
2 89 (15.45%) Support Engineer
3 85 (14.76%) Service Analyst
3 85 (14.76%) Support Analyst
3 85 (14.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 82 (14.24%) Desktop Support
5 67 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support
6 39 (6.77%) Desktop Engineer
7 38 (6.60%) Developer
8 33 (5.73%) IT Support
8 33 (5.73%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 32 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
10 30 (5.21%) 1st Line Support
11 27 (4.69%) Desktop Analyst
12 25 (4.34%) Administrator
12 25 (4.34%) Help Desk Analyst
12 25 (4.34%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 23 (3.99%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 20 (3.47%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
15 19 (3.30%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.08%) Web Services
2 9 (1.56%) JSON
3 8 (1.39%) HTML5
3 8 (1.39%) Middleware
3 8 (1.39%) HTML
3 8 (1.39%) CSS
4 7 (1.22%) XML
5 6 (1.04%) Android SDK
5 6 (1.04%) Ajax
5 6 (1.04%) jQuery
6 5 (0.87%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.87%) CSS3
7 4 (0.69%) iOS SDK
7 4 (0.69%) Backbone.js
7 4 (0.69%) Sencha Touch
7 4 (0.69%) Ember.js
7 4 (0.69%) Cocoa
7 4 (0.69%) .NET
7 4 (0.69%) SOAP
7 4 (0.69%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 69 (11.98%) iPhone
2 38 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (5.90%) iPad
4 31 (5.38%) Handset
4 31 (5.38%) Thin Client
4 31 (5.38%) Fat Client
5 26 (4.51%) Mobile App
6 22 (3.82%) Computer Science
7 20 (3.47%) Hedge funds
8 14 (2.43%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (2.08%) Clustering
9 12 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
10 10 (1.74%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.74%) Smartphone
10 10 (1.74%) PDA
11 9 (1.56%) Open Source
12 8 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.22%) Mobile Computing
14 6 (1.04%) Online Games
15 5 (0.87%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 470 (81.60%) Windows
2 270 (46.88%) Windows 7
3 146 (25.35%) Windows XP
4 125 (21.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 107 (18.58%) Android
6 99 (17.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 84 (14.58%) Apple iOS
8 36 (6.25%) Windows 8
9 33 (5.73%) Mac OS X
10 31 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 30 (5.21%) Windows Vista
12 21 (3.65%) Mac OS
13 20 (3.47%) Windows Phone
14 14 (2.43%) Linux
15 11 (1.91%) Windows Mobile
16 8 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 7 (1.22%) UNIX
18 6 (1.04%) CentOS
19 4 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
20 3 (0.52%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (20.66%) ITIL
2 45 (7.81%) Migration
3 36 (6.25%) Service Management
4 31 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 29 (5.03%) Incident Management
6 28 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (4.86%) Problem Management
7 27 (4.69%) Asset Management
8 25 (4.34%) Document Management
9 23 (3.99%) Performance Management
10 22 (3.82%) Android Development
11 20 (3.47%) Service Delivery
11 20 (3.47%) Business Continuity
12 19 (3.30%) iOS Development
13 18 (3.13%) E-Commerce
14 17 (2.95%) Scrum
15 15 (2.60%) Mobile Device Management
16 14 (2.43%) Change Management
17 13 (2.26%) Capacity Planning
17 13 (2.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (5.73%) SQL
2 30 (5.21%) PowerShell
3 28 (4.86%) Java
4 17 (2.95%) C
5 11 (1.91%) Objective-C
6 9 (1.56%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.39%) C++
8 6 (1.04%) Python
8 6 (1.04%) Perl
9 5 (0.87%) C#
9 5 (0.87%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.52%) VBA
11 2 (0.35%) VB
11 2 (0.35%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.17%) VBScript
12 1 (0.17%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 58 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (5.90%) MCSE
3 29 (5.03%) MCP
4 28 (4.86%) Degree
5 22 (3.82%) MOS
6 21 (3.65%) A+ Certification
7 18 (3.13%) Security Cleared
8 17 (2.95%) MCITP
9 16 (2.78%) MCSA
10 13 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (1.91%) SC Cleared
12 10 (1.74%) MCDST
13 9 (1.56%) CCNA
13 9 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.87%) ISEB
15 4 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (0.69%) CCA
15 4 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
16 3 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (12.67%) SLA
2 3 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.35%) QA
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.17%) PAS 55
System Software
1 323 (56.08%) Active Directory
2 66 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (6.25%) XenApp
4 30 (5.21%) Hyper-V
5 27 (4.69%) Xen
6 21 (3.65%) NLBS
7 16 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 14 (2.43%) vSphere
9 11 (1.91%) Terminal Server
9 11 (1.91%) Terminal Services
10 8 (1.39%) VMware ESX
10 8 (1.39%) XenDesktop
11 7 (1.22%) UAG
11 7 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.69%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.69%) Firmware
13 4 (0.69%) XenServer
14 3 (0.52%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.52%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 49 (8.51%) SCCM
2 25 (4.34%) WSUS
3 22 (3.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 13 (2.26%) SCOM
5 12 (2.08%) Backup Exec
6 11 (1.91%) ARCserve
7 10 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (1.56%) DameWare
8 9 (1.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 8 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (1.22%) MIMEsweeper
11 6 (1.04%) Puppet
11 6 (1.04%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 6 (1.04%) Cobbler
11 6 (1.04%) Opsview
11 6 (1.04%) Nagios
12 5 (0.87%) MOM
13 3 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.52%) FortiGate
14 2 (0.35%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 269 (46.70%) Microsoft
2 170 (29.51%) Citrix
3 107 (18.58%) VMware
4 72 (12.50%) Cisco
5 57 (9.90%) Lotus
6 46 (7.99%) Symantec
7 45 (7.81%) Apple
8 42 (7.29%) Bloomberg
9 40 (6.94%) Reuters
10 39 (6.77%) HP
11 33 (5.73%) Remedy
12 26 (4.51%) CheckPoint
13 23 (3.99%) Dell
14 19 (3.30%) Altiris
15 18 (3.13%) McAfee
15 18 (3.13%) Avaya
16 17 (2.95%) Google
17 16 (2.78%) Wyse
18 15 (2.60%) AppSense
19 13 (2.26%) SolarWinds
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