The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.67% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£150 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £200 £250
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 28.67% 24.49% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 36 14
Average daily rate £425 £439 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.13% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £303 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.93 £42.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.30% +158.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £42.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £42.00 £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.66 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +5.00%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Blackberry across the Luton region.

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the Luton region.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Metastorm

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Business One
1 1 (33.33%) TeleForm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 1 (33.33%) Server Patching
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) RightFax
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Metastorm
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco