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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 228 175 117
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -58
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 183 301 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.81% 1.29% 1.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.33% 3.44% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 156 219
Average daily rate
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£260 £260 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £145 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £188 £318
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -40.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 48 61
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.67% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £13.43 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.89 £23.16 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +9.67%
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
7846 8750 8397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.89% 37.49% 38.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5365 6203 5801
Average daily rate £475 £450 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 145 170
Average hourly rate £17.87 £21.00 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.92% -18.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.65 £41.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 5 May 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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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 -6 66 £260 -5.45% 18
Docklands, London -4 1 £450 +181.25%
Ealing - 1 £110 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 316 (76.51%) Windows
2 211 (51.09%) Windows 7
3 193 (46.73%) Active Directory
4 182 (44.07%) MS Office
5 152 (36.80%) Microsoft
6 133 (32.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 114 (27.60%) Citrix
7 114 (27.60%) MS Exchange
8 110 (26.63%) Finance
9 108 (26.15%) Windows XP
10 85 (20.58%) ITIL
11 83 (20.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 81 (19.61%) iPhone
13 79 (19.13%) Banking
14 76 (18.40%) MS Excel
15 71 (17.19%) Android
16 65 (15.74%) Windows Server 2003
17 61 (14.77%) Cisco
18 55 (13.32%) VMware
18 55 (13.32%) Apple iOS
18 55 (13.32%) Exchange Server 2010
19 49 (11.86%) Apple
20 46 (11.14%) iPad
21 44 (10.65%) VPN
22 42 (10.17%) LAN
23 40 (9.69%) DNS
24 39 (9.44%) SCCM
25 37 (8.96%) WAN
26 35 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
27 34 (8.23%) Service Management

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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
1 133 (32.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 114 (27.60%) MS Exchange
3 55 (13.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (7.51%) IBM Notes
4 31 (7.51%) Lync
5 20 (4.84%) SharePoint
5 20 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (3.39%) WorkSite
9 11 (2.66%) IIS
10 8 (1.94%) Lotus Domino
11 7 (1.69%) CMS
12 4 (0.97%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.48%) Confluence
13 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 182 (44.07%) MS Office
2 76 (18.40%) MS Excel
3 13 (3.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.48%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.24%) MS Project
7 1 (0.24%) Shockwave
7 1 (0.24%) Quicktime
7 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 7 (1.69%) Eikon
1 7 (1.69%) assyst
2 4 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.63%) Office 365
2 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.97%) Mimecast
3 3 (0.73%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.24%) Symantec.cloud
4 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.24%) GitHub
4 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (10.65%) VPN
2 42 (10.17%) LAN
3 40 (9.69%) DNS
4 37 (8.96%) WAN
5 33 (7.99%) TCP/IP
6 30 (7.26%) Firewall
6 30 (7.26%) DHCP
7 22 (5.33%) Wireless
8 20 (4.84%) Internet
9 19 (4.60%) SAN
10 17 (4.12%) MPLS
11 15 (3.63%) DSL
12 14 (3.39%) BIG-IP
13 11 (2.66%) Cisco IOS
14 10 (2.42%) VoIP
15 8 (1.94%) SMTP
16 7 (1.69%) VLAN
17 6 (1.45%) FTP
18 4 (0.97%) IMAP
18 4 (0.97%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.24%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.24%) Xcode
2 1 (0.24%) MSI
2 1 (0.24%) JIRA
2 1 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 110 (26.63%) Finance
2 79 (19.13%) Banking
3 34 (8.23%) Legal
4 27 (6.54%) Law
5 18 (4.36%) Investment Banking
6 15 (3.63%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.63%) Financial Institution
7 12 (2.91%) Retail
8 11 (2.66%) Spanish Language
9 9 (2.18%) Back Office
10 7 (1.69%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.97%) Publishing
12 3 (0.73%) Games
13 2 (0.48%) Russian Language
13 2 (0.48%) French Language
13 2 (0.48%) German Language
13 2 (0.48%) Front Office
14 1 (0.24%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.24%) Swedish Language
14 1 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 140 (33.90%) Analyst
2 102 (24.70%) Desktop Support
3 82 (19.85%) Support Engineer
4 63 (15.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 59 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 54 (13.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 52 (12.59%) Service Analyst
8 51 (12.35%) Service Desk Analyst
9 39 (9.44%) 2nd Line Support
10 29 (7.02%) Desktop Analyst
11 26 (6.30%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 18 (4.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 15 (3.63%) Administrator
14 14 (3.39%) 1st Line Support
15 13 (3.15%) IT Support
16 12 (2.91%) Deskside Support
16 12 (2.91%) Help Desk Analyst
16 12 (2.91%) Architect
16 12 (2.91%) Help Desk Support
17 11 (2.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.63%) HTML
2 12 (2.91%) HTML5
3 10 (2.42%) .NET
4 7 (1.69%) Backbone.js
4 7 (1.69%) CSS
4 7 (1.69%) CSS3
4 7 (1.69%) JSON
5 6 (1.45%) MEAP
6 5 (1.21%) PhoneGap
6 5 (1.21%) jQuery
6 5 (1.21%) Ajax
7 4 (0.97%) REST
7 4 (0.97%) SOAP
7 4 (0.97%) Web Services
8 3 (0.73%) Android SDK
8 3 (0.73%) Ember.js
8 3 (0.73%) XML
8 3 (0.73%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.73%) JSP
8 3 (0.73%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 81 (19.61%) iPhone
2 46 (11.14%) iPad
3 24 (5.81%) Fat Client
3 24 (5.81%) Thin Client
3 24 (5.81%) Mobile App
4 20 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (3.87%) Handset
6 15 (3.63%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.63%) User Experience
7 12 (2.91%) Smartphone
7 12 (2.91%) Clustering
8 11 (2.66%) Hedge funds
9 8 (1.94%) PDA
10 7 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.21%) Smartcard
12 4 (0.97%) Graphic Design
12 4 (0.97%) Animation
12 4 (0.97%) Motion Graphics
12 4 (0.97%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.97%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 316 (76.51%) Windows
2 211 (51.09%) Windows 7
3 108 (26.15%) Windows XP
4 83 (20.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 71 (17.19%) Android
6 65 (15.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 55 (13.32%) Apple iOS
8 32 (7.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (6.30%) Mac OS X
10 18 (4.36%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.42%) Windows Mobile
11 10 (2.42%) Linux
11 10 (2.42%) Windows Phone
12 8 (1.94%) Windows Vista
13 7 (1.69%) UNIX
14 5 (1.21%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.97%) webOS
16 3 (0.73%) Windows Phone 7
17 2 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.48%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (20.58%) ITIL
2 34 (8.23%) Service Management
3 29 (7.02%) Migration
4 24 (5.81%) Business Continuity
4 24 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (5.33%) Incident Management
6 22 (5.33%) Problem Management
7 16 (3.87%) ITSM
8 15 (3.63%) Project Management
8 15 (3.63%) BCP
9 14 (3.39%) Business Continuity Planning
9 14 (3.39%) Performance Management
10 11 (2.66%) iOS Development
11 10 (2.42%) Software Deployment
12 9 (2.18%) Service Delivery
12 9 (2.18%) Change Management
12 9 (2.18%) Asset Management
13 8 (1.94%) Mobile Device Management
14 7 (1.69%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (2.42%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.18%) Java
4 8 (1.94%) SQL
5 5 (1.21%) Objective-C
6 3 (0.73%) VBA
7 2 (0.48%) VBScript
7 2 (0.48%) C#
7 2 (0.48%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.24%) C++
8 1 (0.24%) C
8 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (5.33%) Degree
3 19 (4.60%) Security Cleared
4 18 (4.36%) MCSE
5 12 (2.91%) MOS
5 12 (2.91%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.66%) MCP
6 11 (2.66%) MCSA
6 11 (2.66%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (2.42%) CCNA
8 9 (2.18%) MCITP
9 8 (1.94%) MCDST
10 7 (1.69%) A+ Certification
11 6 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.97%) CCNP
12 4 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.73%) MCTS
14 2 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
14 2 (0.48%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.48%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.26%) SLA
2 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 193 (46.73%) Active Directory
2 35 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (6.05%) XenApp
4 18 (4.36%) Hyper-V
5 15 (3.63%) Xen
6 14 (3.39%) NLBS
6 14 (3.39%) vSphere
7 10 (2.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 7 (1.69%) Terminal Server
9 6 (1.45%) Terminal Services
10 5 (1.21%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.21%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.73%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.48%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.48%) NFS
12 2 (0.48%) NDS
13 1 (0.24%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 39 (9.44%) SCCM
2 17 (4.12%) WSUS
3 15 (3.63%) Backup Exec
4 12 (2.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 6 (1.45%) SCOM
5 6 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (1.21%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.48%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.48%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.24%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.24%) SCSM
8 1 (0.24%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.24%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.24%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.24%) DameWare
8 1 (0.24%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 152 (36.80%) Microsoft
2 114 (27.60%) Citrix
3 61 (14.77%) Cisco
4 55 (13.32%) VMware
5 49 (11.86%) Apple
6 33 (7.99%) Bloomberg
7 32 (7.75%) Lotus
8 31 (7.51%) Symantec
8 31 (7.51%) Reuters
9 22 (5.33%) HP
10 20 (4.84%) CheckPoint
10 20 (4.84%) MobileIron
11 14 (3.39%) Altiris
12 11 (2.66%) Interwoven
13 10 (2.42%) Remedy
13 10 (2.42%) EMC
14 9 (2.18%) Dell
14 9 (2.18%) Avaya
14 9 (2.18%) Clearswift
14 9 (2.18%) AppSense
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