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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 200 141 114
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -27
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 236 398 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.99% 1.59% 1.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.24% 4.88% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 197 248
Average daily rate
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£280 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £162 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £245 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 63 59
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.61 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £24.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
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
7291 8161 8334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.61% 32.52% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4831 5614 5676
Average daily rate £450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £638 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 172 219
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -8.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.01 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 20 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -16 77 £255 -21.53% 33
Uxbridge +2 7 - -
Docklands, London +14 5 - -
Bromley -1 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £325 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £438 - 1
New Malden - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Chislehurst - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Enfield - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 459 (81.82%) Windows
2 326 (58.11%) Active Directory
3 260 (46.35%) Windows 7
4 254 (45.28%) Microsoft
5 235 (41.89%) MS Office
6 198 (35.29%) MS Exchange
7 185 (32.98%) Citrix
8 184 (32.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 169 (30.12%) Windows XP
10 157 (27.99%) Finance
11 133 (23.71%) ITIL
12 110 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
13 108 (19.25%) MS Excel
14 107 (19.07%) VMware
15 98 (17.47%) Windows Server 2008
16 96 (17.11%) Android
17 78 (13.90%) Windows Server 2003
18 75 (13.37%) Cisco
19 74 (13.19%) Apple iOS
20 73 (13.01%) iPhone
21 70 (12.48%) DNS
22 68 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
22 68 (12.12%) Banking
23 59 (10.52%) Microsoft Certification
24 57 (10.16%) VPN
25 53 (9.45%) IBM Notes
25 53 (9.45%) Bloomberg
26 52 (9.27%) Law
26 52 (9.27%) SLA
26 52 (9.27%) Lotus

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 198 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 184 (32.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 110 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 53 (9.45%) IBM Notes
5 51 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 35 (6.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 29 (5.17%) Lync
8 23 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2003
9 22 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
11 14 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
12 8 (1.43%) IIS
12 8 (1.43%) CMS
12 8 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (1.25%) WorkSite
14 5 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2000
16 2 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
16 2 (0.36%) Umbraco
16 2 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 235 (41.89%) MS Office
2 108 (19.25%) MS Excel
3 16 (2.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.36%) InDesign
7 1 (0.18%) MS Project
7 1 (0.18%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.18%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 9 (1.60%) Eikon
2 3 (0.53%) Cerner Millennium
3 2 (0.36%) Magento
4 1 (0.18%) 3000 Xtra
4 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.18%) Khalix
4 1 (0.18%) assyst
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.67%) Office 365
2 3 (0.53%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (12.48%) DNS
2 57 (10.16%) VPN
3 48 (8.56%) LAN
3 48 (8.56%) WAN
3 48 (8.56%) DHCP
4 44 (7.84%) Firewall
5 37 (6.60%) TCP/IP
6 32 (5.70%) SAN
7 29 (5.17%) VoIP
8 24 (4.28%) Internet
9 17 (3.03%) MPLS
10 16 (2.85%) DSL
10 16 (2.85%) IP Telephony
10 16 (2.85%) BIG-IP
11 15 (2.67%) Intranet
12 13 (2.32%) 3G
12 13 (2.32%) Wireless
13 11 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (1.60%) NAS
14 9 (1.60%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.43%) MS Access
3 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.53%) MySQL
4 3 (0.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.53%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.18%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
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 (1.60%) Subversion
2 6 (1.07%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.71%) Calabash
4 3 (0.53%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.53%) SoapUI
4 3 (0.53%) Robotium
4 3 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.53%) JBehave
4 3 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.53%) Xcode
4 3 (0.53%) eggPlant
5 2 (0.36%) NUnit
5 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.18%) Ant
6 1 (0.18%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.18%) Gradle
6 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.18%) Grunt
6 1 (0.18%) Yeoman
6 1 (0.18%) JIRA
General
1 157 (27.99%) Finance
2 68 (12.12%) Banking
3 52 (9.27%) Law
4 46 (8.20%) Legal
5 23 (4.10%) Retail
6 20 (3.57%) Financial Institution
6 20 (3.57%) Front Office
7 18 (3.21%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.14%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.43%) Back Office
10 7 (1.25%) Games
10 7 (1.25%) Advertising
11 5 (0.89%) French Language
12 3 (0.53%) German Language
12 3 (0.53%) Publishing
12 3 (0.53%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.36%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.18%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 208 (37.08%) Analyst
2 97 (17.29%) Service Analyst
3 96 (17.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 79 (14.08%) Support Analyst
5 77 (13.73%) Support Engineer
6 76 (13.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 69 (12.30%) Desktop Support
8 38 (6.77%) Developer
9 30 (5.35%) 3rd Line Support
9 30 (5.35%) Desktop Engineer
10 29 (5.17%) Help Desk Analyst
11 27 (4.81%) 1st Line Support
11 27 (4.81%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 26 (4.63%) IT Support
13 25 (4.46%) Desktop Analyst
14 24 (4.28%) Desktop Support Analyst
15 23 (4.10%) Consultant
16 22 (3.92%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 17 (3.03%) Technical Support
18 16 (2.85%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.85%) Web Services
2 10 (1.78%) .NET
2 10 (1.78%) CSS
3 8 (1.43%) HTML
3 8 (1.43%) HTML5
4 7 (1.25%) XML
5 5 (0.89%) Middleware
5 5 (0.89%) SOAP
5 5 (0.89%) XMPP
5 5 (0.89%) JSON
5 5 (0.89%) CSS3
5 5 (0.89%) Android SDK
6 4 (0.71%) JAX-RS
6 4 (0.71%) JSF
6 4 (0.71%) jQuery
6 4 (0.71%) JAX-WS
6 4 (0.71%) RESTful
6 4 (0.71%) JDBC
6 4 (0.71%) J2ME
7 3 (0.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 73 (13.01%) iPhone
2 36 (6.42%) Handset
3 33 (5.88%) iPad
4 28 (4.99%) Mobile App
5 27 (4.81%) Thin Client
5 27 (4.81%) Fat Client
6 21 (3.74%) Computer Science
7 19 (3.39%) Hedge funds
8 15 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
8 15 (2.67%) Clustering
9 13 (2.32%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.96%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.96%) Open Source
11 9 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (1.25%) Mobile Computing
12 7 (1.25%) Equities
13 6 (1.07%) Online Games
14 5 (0.89%) Smartphone
14 5 (0.89%) PDA
14 5 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 459 (81.82%) Windows
2 260 (46.35%) Windows 7
3 169 (30.12%) Windows XP
4 98 (17.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 96 (17.11%) Android
6 78 (13.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 74 (13.19%) Apple iOS
8 32 (5.70%) Windows 8
9 31 (5.53%) Windows Vista
10 30 (5.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (3.39%) Mac OS X
12 17 (3.03%) Linux
13 15 (2.67%) Windows Phone
14 12 (2.14%) UNIX
14 12 (2.14%) Mac OS
15 9 (1.60%) Windows Mobile
16 7 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (1.07%) CentOS
18 3 (0.53%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (23.71%) ITIL
2 38 (6.77%) Migration
2 38 (6.77%) Document Management
3 36 (6.42%) Service Management
4 32 (5.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 32 (5.70%) Incident Management
5 29 (5.17%) Asset Management
6 23 (4.10%) Problem Management
6 23 (4.10%) Android Development
7 20 (3.57%) Service Delivery
8 19 (3.39%) Project Management
9 18 (3.21%) E-Commerce
9 18 (3.21%) Business Continuity
9 18 (3.21%) iOS Development
9 18 (3.21%) Mobile Device Management
10 16 (2.85%) Performance Management
10 16 (2.85%) Risk Management
11 13 (2.32%) Scrum
11 13 (2.32%) BCP
12 12 (2.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (6.24%) SQL
2 25 (4.46%) PowerShell
3 21 (3.74%) Java
4 11 (1.96%) Objective-C
5 10 (1.78%) C
5 10 (1.78%) Perl
6 8 (1.43%) C#
6 8 (1.43%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.25%) C++
7 7 (1.25%) VBA
7 7 (1.25%) Python
8 6 (1.07%) VB
9 3 (0.53%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.36%) PHP
10 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.18%) VBScript
11 1 (0.18%) Ruby
11 1 (0.18%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 59 (10.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (6.77%) MCSE
3 37 (6.60%) Degree
4 24 (4.28%) MCP
5 23 (4.10%) Security Cleared
6 17 (3.03%) MCITP
7 16 (2.85%) SC Cleared
7 16 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (2.32%) A+ Certification
9 11 (1.96%) MCDST
9 11 (1.96%) MOS
10 8 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.43%) MCSA
10 8 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (1.25%) CCA
11 7 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (1.07%) CCNA
13 5 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (9.27%) SLA
2 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 326 (58.11%) Active Directory
2 68 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (6.77%) XenApp
4 23 (4.10%) vSphere
5 18 (3.21%) Hyper-V
5 18 (3.21%) Xen
6 16 (2.85%) NLBS
7 15 (2.67%) VMware ESX
8 13 (2.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 9 (1.60%) ISA Server
10 8 (1.43%) Terminal Services
11 7 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (1.07%) Terminal Server
13 5 (0.89%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.71%) UAG
14 4 (0.71%) XenServer
15 2 (0.36%) MetaFrame
16 1 (0.18%) NFS
16 1 (0.18%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 37 (6.60%) SCCM
2 20 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 18 (3.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 17 (3.03%) WSUS
5 12 (2.14%) ARCserve
6 11 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 10 (1.78%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (1.43%) DameWare
9 7 (1.25%) SCOM
9 7 (1.25%) Nagios
10 6 (1.07%) MIMEsweeper
10 6 (1.07%) MAILsweeper
10 6 (1.07%) Opsview
10 6 (1.07%) Puppet
10 6 (1.07%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 6 (1.07%) Cobbler
11 5 (0.89%) MOM
12 4 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (0.53%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.53%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 254 (45.28%) Microsoft
2 185 (32.98%) Citrix
3 107 (19.07%) VMware
4 75 (13.37%) Cisco
5 53 (9.45%) Bloomberg
6 52 (9.27%) Lotus
7 47 (8.38%) Apple
7 47 (8.38%) Reuters
8 43 (7.66%) HP
9 39 (6.95%) Symantec
10 37 (6.60%) Remedy
11 21 (3.74%) CheckPoint
12 20 (3.57%) Dell
12 20 (3.57%) Fidessa
13 17 (3.03%) Websense
14 15 (2.67%) McAfee
15 11 (1.96%) Sophos
15 11 (1.96%) Avaya
15 11 (1.96%) Google
16 10 (1.78%) RightFax
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