The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Manchester region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 80 67 71
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 2 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 1.35% 1.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 6.22% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 3
Average daily rate
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- £300 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £250 £284
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.07 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.43% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
291 241 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.21% 21.61% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 121 120
Average daily rate £375 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 29
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.38 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -42.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £10.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.93 £21.73 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -21.15%
Blackberry
North West

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Stockport - 1 - -
Wigan - - - -
Blackberry
North West

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Time Management
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Magento
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) PHP
6 2 (15.38%) MySQL
6 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Dell
6 2 (15.38%) Lotus
6 2 (15.38%) Symantec
6 2 (15.38%) Adobe
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (15.38%) IBM Notes
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
1 2 (15.38%) WordPress
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) CSS3
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
4 2 (15.38%) Android
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Time Management
2 2 (15.38%) Content Management
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) PHP5
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Dell
3 2 (15.38%) Lotus
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec
3 2 (15.38%) Sony
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
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