The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 224 135 145
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +10
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 34 116 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 1.30% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 4.49% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 41 33
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£300 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £125 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £205 £263
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -21.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 20
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £20.50 £19.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.89 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.83% -0.68%
Blackberry
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2941 2583 2350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.43% 28.84% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1562 1388 1128
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 145 165
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.45 £47.40 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Hampshire -13 12 £438 +16.66% 1
Oxfordshire -30 6 £243 -
Berkshire +4 5 £438 +2.94% 1
Buckinghamshire -23 5 - -
Surrey -24 3 £170 +6.25% 3
East Sussex -11 2 £110 +22.22% 1
West Sussex -17 1 £240 +18.51%
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 86 (80.37%) Windows
2 60 (56.07%) Active Directory
3 52 (48.60%) Microsoft
4 44 (41.12%) Windows 7
5 33 (30.84%) MS Exchange
6 29 (27.10%) SCCM
7 27 (25.23%) Citrix
8 23 (21.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 22 (20.56%) MS Office
10 21 (19.63%) Windows XP
10 21 (19.63%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (17.76%) Security Cleared
12 16 (14.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (14.02%) ITIL
13 15 (14.02%) MCSE
14 14 (13.08%) MCP
14 14 (13.08%) SC Cleared
15 13 (12.15%) MS Excel
16 12 (11.21%) Finance
17 11 (10.28%) Remedy
17 11 (10.28%) Android
18 10 (9.35%) iPhone
18 10 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2003
18 10 (9.35%) Apple iOS
19 9 (8.41%) Windows Server 2008
19 9 (8.41%) Apple
19 9 (8.41%) WAN
20 8 (7.48%) Migration
20 8 (7.48%) TCP/IP
20 8 (7.48%) McAfee

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 33 (30.84%) MS Exchange
2 23 (21.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 21 (19.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.80%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.80%) Lync
8 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.87%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.93%) Apache
9 1 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (20.56%) MS Office
2 13 (12.15%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.41%) WAN
2 8 (7.48%) LAN
2 8 (7.48%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.61%) Wireless
4 5 (4.67%) Internet
5 3 (2.80%) 3G
5 3 (2.80%) DNS
5 3 (2.80%) DHCP
6 2 (1.87%) Broadband
6 2 (1.87%) VPN
6 2 (1.87%) SAN
6 2 (1.87%) Firewall
6 2 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.87%) X.400
7 1 (0.93%) X.500
7 1 (0.93%) PBX
7 1 (0.93%) SMTP
7 1 (0.93%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.93%) Network Security
7 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Xcode
General
1 12 (11.21%) Finance
2 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.87%) Law
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Publishing
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (27.10%) Analyst
2 18 (16.82%) 2nd Line Support
3 15 (14.02%) Desktop Support
3 15 (14.02%) Support Analyst
4 14 (13.08%) Messaging Engineer
5 12 (11.21%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Service Analyst
6 9 (8.41%) Desktop Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) Developer
8 7 (6.54%) IT Support
9 6 (5.61%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 6 (5.61%) Mobile Developer
9 6 (5.61%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.67%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.74%) Solutions Designer
11 4 (3.74%) Designer
11 4 (3.74%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.54%) HTML
1 7 (6.54%) HTML5
2 4 (3.74%) CSS3
2 4 (3.74%) CSS
3 3 (2.80%) ODBC
3 3 (2.80%) JSON
3 3 (2.80%) PhoneGap
4 2 (1.87%) Sencha Touch
4 2 (1.87%) Android SDK
4 2 (1.87%) iOS SDK
4 2 (1.87%) Application Packaging
4 2 (1.87%) Ajax
4 2 (1.87%) jQuery
4 2 (1.87%) XML
5 1 (0.93%) J2ME
5 1 (0.93%) Cocoa
5 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) iPhone
2 7 (6.54%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.61%) iPad
3 6 (5.61%) BYOD
4 5 (4.67%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.67%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.67%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.74%) Clustering
6 3 (2.80%) PDA
6 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.80%) User Experience
7 2 (1.87%) Replication
8 1 (0.93%) NHS
8 1 (0.93%) IVR
8 1 (0.93%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.93%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 86 (80.37%) Windows
2 44 (41.12%) Windows 7
3 21 (19.63%) Windows XP
4 11 (10.28%) Android
5 10 (9.35%) Apple iOS
6 9 (8.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (6.54%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (6.54%) Linux
8 6 (5.61%) UNIX
9 4 (3.74%) Windows Phone
9 4 (3.74%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.80%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (2.80%) BlackBerry OS
11 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.87%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.87%) HPUX
12 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.02%) ITIL
2 8 (7.48%) Migration
3 7 (6.54%) Validation
4 5 (4.67%) Information Security
4 5 (4.67%) Problem Management
4 5 (4.67%) Patch Management
5 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (3.74%) Requirements Management
5 4 (3.74%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (2.80%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.80%) Workflow
6 3 (2.80%) Open Source
7 2 (1.87%) High Availability
7 2 (1.87%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (1.87%) Android Development
7 2 (1.87%) Unit Testing
7 2 (1.87%) Time Management
7 2 (1.87%) Data Protection
7 2 (1.87%) Security Management
7 2 (1.87%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.54%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.61%) SQL
3 2 (1.87%) Java
4 1 (0.93%) C++
4 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (17.76%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (14.02%) MCSE
4 14 (13.08%) MCP
4 14 (13.08%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.61%) Degree
6 3 (2.80%) MCSA
7 2 (1.87%) CCA
7 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.93%) MCTS
8 1 (0.93%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) SLA
2 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 60 (56.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.61%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.80%) XenApp
4 3 (2.80%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 29 (27.10%) SCCM
2 5 (4.67%) AirWatch
3 4 (3.74%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.80%) SCOM
5 2 (1.87%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.87%) SCSM
6 1 (0.93%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.93%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 52 (48.60%) Microsoft
2 27 (25.23%) Citrix
3 11 (10.28%) Remedy
4 9 (8.41%) Apple
5 8 (7.48%) McAfee
6 7 (6.54%) HP
6 7 (6.54%) Proofpoint
7 6 (5.61%) MobileIron
8 5 (4.67%) VMware
9 4 (3.74%) Dell
10 3 (2.80%) Cisco
10 3 (2.80%) Lotus
10 3 (2.80%) Altiris
11 2 (1.87%) Google
11 2 (1.87%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.87%) Sencha
11 2 (1.87%) Bomgar
11 2 (1.87%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.87%) Symantec
11 2 (1.87%) NetApp
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