The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 68 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 6 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.67% 2.09% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.91% 8.87% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £319 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £185 £315
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -41.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
314 203 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.97% 23.60% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 94 70
Average daily rate £340 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.35 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.58% -0.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +4.65%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
4 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) Android
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
5 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 2000
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) AirWatch
5 3 (17.65%) BYOD
5 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (17.65%) MobileIron
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Phone
6 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) VoIP
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) Mitel
6 2 (11.76%) iPhone
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML5
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) BYOD
3 2 (11.76%) iPhone
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) iPad
4 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Apple iOS
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
3 4 (23.53%) Android
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 2000
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Phone
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.88%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.88%) Android Development
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) MobileIron
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Mitel
4 1 (5.88%) QNX
4 1 (5.88%) Lotus
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) Remedy