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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 66 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 3 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.36% 1.54% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 6.03% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £342 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +110.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £200 £250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.09 £15.89 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.63% +13.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.95 £16.67
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.34%
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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
318 232 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 38.36% 25.49% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 129 88
Average daily rate £360 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £214 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 18
Average hourly rate £15.07 £12.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.56% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £11.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.75 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%

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 29 June 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (30.00%) Android
4 3 (30.00%) MobileIron
4 3 (30.00%) AirWatch
4 3 (30.00%) BYOD
4 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Apple
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Remedy
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Phone
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (10.00%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) iPad
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 5 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) 3G
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Mobility Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Deployment Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (30.00%) BYOD
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (30.00%) Android
3 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) MobileIron
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Apple
3 2 (20.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) QNX