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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 194 145 128
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -17
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 238 324 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.13% 1.50% 1.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.19% 4.00% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 174 171
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£200 £208 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -30.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £155 £260
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -40.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 37 46
Average hourly rate £17.93 £17.50 £18.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.47% -5.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £12.30 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £23.40 £59.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -6.06%
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
7468 8092 7257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.35% 37.54% 37.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5266 5552 5089
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 160 185
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -8 80 £215 -4.44% 16
Croydon -1 5 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -6 3 £175 -36.36%
Docklands, London +11 2 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Chessington - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Romford - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 435 (80.56%) Windows
2 273 (50.56%) Windows 7
3 262 (48.52%) Active Directory
4 254 (47.04%) MS Office
5 244 (45.19%) Microsoft
6 187 (34.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 158 (29.26%) MS Exchange
8 156 (28.89%) Citrix
9 151 (27.96%) Windows XP
10 137 (25.37%) Finance
11 115 (21.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 105 (19.44%) Banking
13 99 (18.33%) MS Excel
14 89 (16.48%) ITIL
15 88 (16.30%) Windows Server 2003
16 84 (15.56%) VMware
17 83 (15.37%) iPhone
18 82 (15.19%) Android
19 78 (14.44%) Exchange Server 2010
20 69 (12.78%) Cisco
21 66 (12.22%) Lotus
22 65 (12.04%) IBM Notes
23 63 (11.67%) SLA
24 62 (11.48%) VPN
25 60 (11.11%) Apple iOS
26 56 (10.37%) LAN
27 53 (9.81%) Apple
28 51 (9.44%) WAN
28 51 (9.44%) VMware Infrastructure
29 49 (9.07%) DNS

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 187 (34.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 158 (29.26%) MS Exchange
3 78 (14.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 65 (12.04%) IBM Notes
5 42 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 40 (7.41%) Lync
7 33 (6.11%) SharePoint
8 26 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2013
9 17 (3.15%) WorkSite
10 16 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (2.59%) Office Communications Server
12 12 (2.22%) Lotus Domino
13 10 (1.85%) IIS
14 6 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.74%) CMS
16 3 (0.56%) LiveLink
17 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
17 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
18 1 (0.19%) Confluence
18 1 (0.19%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 254 (47.04%) MS Office
2 99 (18.33%) MS Excel
3 16 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.19%) InDesign
6 1 (0.19%) MS Project
6 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.19%) Shockwave
6 1 (0.19%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 9 (1.67%) Eikon
2 8 (1.48%) assyst
3 2 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.19%) 3000 Xtra
4 1 (0.19%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.19%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.74%) Office 365
2 7 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.30%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 62 (11.48%) VPN
2 56 (10.37%) LAN
3 51 (9.44%) WAN
4 49 (9.07%) DNS
4 49 (9.07%) TCP/IP
5 43 (7.96%) DHCP
6 39 (7.22%) Internet
7 36 (6.67%) Wireless
8 32 (5.93%) Firewall
9 29 (5.37%) SAN
10 23 (4.26%) VoIP
11 15 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (2.59%) MPLS
13 13 (2.41%) DSL
14 11 (2.04%) BIG-IP
14 11 (2.04%) FTP
15 9 (1.67%) 3G
16 6 (1.11%) SMTP
16 6 (1.11%) NAS
17 5 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.56%) MS Access
4 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.74%) MSI
2 3 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.37%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.37%) Xcode
3 2 (0.37%) Selenium
4 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.19%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.19%) Calabash
4 1 (0.19%) Robotium
4 1 (0.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 137 (25.37%) Finance
2 105 (19.44%) Banking
3 40 (7.41%) Legal
4 34 (6.30%) Law
5 27 (5.00%) Investment Banking
6 25 (4.63%) Retail
7 16 (2.96%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.78%) Financial Institution
9 14 (2.59%) Spanish Language
10 12 (2.22%) Back Office
11 9 (1.67%) Publishing
12 8 (1.48%) Retail Banking
13 6 (1.11%) French Language
14 4 (0.74%) Front Office
14 4 (0.74%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.56%) Marketing
15 3 (0.56%) Games
16 2 (0.37%) Russian Language
17 1 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
17 1 (0.19%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 202 (37.41%) Analyst
2 113 (20.93%) Support Engineer
3 112 (20.74%) Desktop Support
4 85 (15.74%) Support Analyst
5 82 (15.19%) Service Analyst
6 81 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 73 (13.52%) Desktop Engineer
8 65 (12.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 59 (10.93%) 2nd Line Support
10 32 (5.93%) IT Support
11 31 (5.74%) Desktop Analyst
12 29 (5.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 29 (5.37%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 24 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
14 23 (4.26%) Administrator
15 19 (3.52%) Help Desk Analyst
15 19 (3.52%) 3rd Line Support
16 17 (3.15%) Help Desk Support
17 14 (2.59%) Developer
17 14 (2.59%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.41%) HTML
2 10 (1.85%) HTML5
3 8 (1.48%) Backbone.js
3 8 (1.48%) .NET
4 7 (1.30%) JSON
4 7 (1.30%) Middleware
5 6 (1.11%) CSS3
5 6 (1.11%) CSS
5 6 (1.11%) Web Services
5 6 (1.11%) Ajax
5 6 (1.11%) jQuery
6 5 (0.93%) Dojo
6 5 (0.93%) Ember.js
7 4 (0.74%) iOS SDK
7 4 (0.74%) RESTful
8 3 (0.56%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.56%) JSP
8 3 (0.56%) SOAP
8 3 (0.56%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.56%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 83 (15.37%) iPhone
2 48 (8.89%) iPad
3 39 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (5.74%) Thin Client
4 31 (5.74%) Fat Client
5 26 (4.81%) Handset
6 21 (3.89%) Smartphone
7 20 (3.70%) Mobile App
8 14 (2.59%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.59%) PDA
9 13 (2.41%) Hedge funds
10 10 (1.85%) Smartcard
10 10 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
11 9 (1.67%) Clustering
11 9 (1.67%) User Experience
11 9 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
12 8 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.48%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.93%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.74%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 435 (80.56%) Windows
2 273 (50.56%) Windows 7
3 151 (27.96%) Windows XP
4 115 (21.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 88 (16.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 82 (15.19%) Android
7 60 (11.11%) Apple iOS
8 35 (6.48%) Mac OS X
9 30 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (4.26%) Windows Vista
11 19 (3.52%) Windows 8
12 18 (3.33%) Windows Phone
13 17 (3.15%) Mac OS
14 14 (2.59%) Linux
15 9 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
16 6 (1.11%) webOS
17 4 (0.74%) Windows Phone 7
17 4 (0.74%) UNIX
18 3 (0.56%) MVS
19 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (16.48%) ITIL
2 47 (8.70%) Migration
3 35 (6.48%) Incident Management
4 26 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (4.81%) Service Management
5 25 (4.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (4.44%) Business Continuity
7 22 (4.07%) Problem Management
8 20 (3.70%) Service Delivery
9 17 (3.15%) Document Management
10 16 (2.96%) E-Commerce
10 16 (2.96%) Change Management
10 16 (2.96%) Asset Management
11 15 (2.78%) Software Deployment
12 13 (2.41%) Performance Management
13 12 (2.22%) Project Management
13 12 (2.22%) BCP
14 11 (2.04%) Business Continuity Planning
15 10 (1.85%) Performance Monitoring
15 10 (1.85%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 22 (4.07%) PowerShell
2 21 (3.89%) Java
3 20 (3.70%) SQL
4 13 (2.41%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.85%) C
6 6 (1.11%) Objective-C
7 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.56%) C#
7 3 (0.56%) VBA
8 2 (0.37%) C++
9 1 (0.19%) VBScript
9 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (9.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (4.81%) MCSE
2 26 (4.81%) MCP
3 21 (3.89%) A+ Certification
4 19 (3.52%) MCSA
4 19 (3.52%) MOS
5 18 (3.33%) Security Cleared
6 16 (2.96%) MCDST
7 15 (2.78%) MCITP
7 15 (2.78%) Degree
8 12 (2.22%) CCNA
8 12 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (2.22%) SC Cleared
9 7 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.74%) ISEB
12 3 (0.56%) CCNP
13 2 (0.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (11.67%) SLA
2 2 (0.37%) QA
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) PAS 55
System Software
1 262 (48.52%) Active Directory
2 51 (9.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (6.11%) XenApp
4 24 (4.44%) Hyper-V
5 19 (3.52%) Xen
6 14 (2.59%) vSphere
7 13 (2.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 13 (2.41%) Terminal Server
8 11 (2.04%) NLBS
9 10 (1.85%) Terminal Services
10 9 (1.67%) XenDesktop
11 8 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (1.30%) VMware ESX
13 4 (0.74%) UAG
13 4 (0.74%) Firmware
13 4 (0.74%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.56%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.56%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.37%) NFS
15 2 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 42 (7.78%) SCCM
2 21 (3.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 18 (3.33%) WSUS
4 12 (2.22%) Backup Exec
5 11 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (1.67%) SCOM
7 7 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (1.11%) MIMEsweeper
9 4 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.56%) MOM
10 3 (0.56%) XenMobile
11 2 (0.37%) ARCserve
11 2 (0.37%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.19%) DameWare
12 1 (0.19%) ZENworks
12 1 (0.19%) MAILsweeper
12 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 244 (45.19%) Microsoft
2 156 (28.89%) Citrix
3 84 (15.56%) VMware
4 69 (12.78%) Cisco
5 66 (12.22%) Lotus
6 53 (9.81%) Apple
7 48 (8.89%) Symantec
8 45 (8.33%) Reuters
8 45 (8.33%) Bloomberg
9 31 (5.74%) HP
10 23 (4.26%) Altiris
11 19 (3.52%) AppSense
11 19 (3.52%) Avaya
12 17 (3.15%) Interwoven
13 16 (2.96%) Remedy
13 16 (2.96%) McAfee
14 15 (2.78%) CheckPoint
15 13 (2.41%) Google
15 13 (2.41%) Dell
16 12 (2.22%) Wyse
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 25000-30000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £125 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London
Vadis People
Rate: £0 - £15 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vadis People
Rate: £0 - £15 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £27.00 - £32.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £14 - £17 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £22 - £25 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £430.00 - £460.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £430.00 - £460.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £140.00 - £160.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago