The 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 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 84 66 63
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 3 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 1.63% 1.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 6.45% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 17 6
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£350 £135 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+159.25% -51.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £155 £260
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -40.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.72 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -6.06%
Blackberry
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
335 279 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 24.12% 25.20% 29.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 169 149
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £202 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 20
Average hourly rate £12.50 £30.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.83 £8.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £32.00 £25.49
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 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 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
Stockport - - - -
Blackberry
North West

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) MS Office
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (30.77%) IBM Notes
6 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
6 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
6 4 (30.77%) Lotus
7 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (23.08%) HP
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) Coaching
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
7 3 (23.08%) iPad
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
8 2 (15.38%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (15.38%) Avaya
8 2 (15.38%) Novell

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (30.77%) IBM Notes
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.69%) WorkSite
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Remote Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) J2ME
1 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
4 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
5 2 (15.38%) NetWare
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (7.69%) AIX
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
6 1 (7.69%) Android
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Coaching
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Document Management
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) C++
1 2 (15.38%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (7.69%) OpenView
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Lotus
4 3 (23.08%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) Avaya
5 2 (15.38%) Novell
6 1 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Apple
6 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.69%) Axway
6 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
6 1 (7.69%) Computacenter
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) Symbian
6 1 (7.69%) StorageTek
6 1 (7.69%) Juniper
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) Sun
6 1 (7.69%) MobileIron
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