The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 29 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 Oxfordshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 39 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 10 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.06% 0.20% 2.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.10% 1.14% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Average daily rate
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£225 - £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £240 £278
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £16.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -19.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
99 88 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 20.37% 17.64% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 42 45
Average daily rate £305 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.62% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £161 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.25 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% -23.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £11.25 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.06 £22.50 £31.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -20.32%
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 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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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
Oxford +7 9 - - 1
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) Migration
4 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.79%) Citrix
6 3 (15.79%) VPN
6 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) Replication
7 2 (10.53%) MIIS
7 2 (10.53%) OCA
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (10.53%) MS Office
7 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
8 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
8 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
8 1 (5.26%) DHCP
8 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.26%) ITIL
8 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
8 1 (5.26%) Remedy
8 1 (5.26%) HP
8 1 (5.26%) Dell
8 1 (5.26%) Nortel
8 1 (5.26%) MS Project
8 1 (5.26%) VMware
8 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Academy Housing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) VPN
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (36.84%) Desktop Support
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Server Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Server Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Migration
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) OCA
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) MIIS
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Northgate
3 1 (5.26%) Capita
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) Nortel