The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Nottingham 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 35 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.53% 1.64% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.06% 10.64% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £233 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.43% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
Miscellaneous Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
62 47 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 19.02% 15.46% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 17
Average daily rate £375 £350 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.96 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -40.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Blackberry
Nottinghamshire

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (38.46%) MCP
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Symbian
4 4 (30.77%) MCSE
4 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
4 4 (30.77%) MySQL
4 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Phone
5 3 (23.08%) iOS SDK
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
5 3 (23.08%) BlackBerry OS
5 3 (23.08%) PhoneGap
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) Apple
5 3 (23.08%) Middleware
5 3 (23.08%) Google
5 3 (23.08%) MCDST
5 3 (23.08%) MCTS
5 3 (23.08%) MCITP
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Vista
5 3 (23.08%) Android
5 3 (23.08%) iPhone
5 3 (23.08%) Sybase

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Lync
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQLite
2 2 (15.38%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) PhoneGap
2 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Xcode
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support
2 3 (23.08%) Lead Developer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Email Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Applications Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) iOS SDK
1 3 (23.08%) REST
1 3 (23.08%) HTML5
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) SOAP
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) J2EE
2 2 (15.38%) LAMP
2 2 (15.38%) Android SDK
2 2 (15.38%) J2ME
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (7.69%) Sencha Touch
3 1 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (7.69%) UIKit
3 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Phone
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
3 3 (23.08%) BlackBerry OS
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Vista
3 3 (23.08%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) OO
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
1 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
1 2 (15.38%) Email Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) MCP
3 4 (30.77%) MCSE
4 3 (23.08%) MCDST
4 3 (23.08%) MCTS
4 3 (23.08%) MCITP
4 3 (23.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Symbian
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Apple
3 3 (23.08%) Google
3 3 (23.08%) Sybase
3 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 3 (23.08%) Adobe
4 1 (7.69%) Sencha
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) JBoss