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 4 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 231 139 172
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +33
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 44 116 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 1.26% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 4.28% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 42 28
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£163 £240 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.29% -31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £145 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £210 £250
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -16.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 12
Average hourly rate £15.43 £16.14 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.39% +5.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.43 £22.50 £20.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +3.12%
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
3013 2711 2345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.43% 29.44% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1701 1482 1237
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 153 147
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.71 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £41.75 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Berkshire +4 15 £163 -70.45% 4
Hampshire -30 10 £128 -59.20% 5
Oxfordshire -19 6 £145 -35.55%
Surrey -10 5 £165 +6.45% 5
Buckinghamshire -26 4 £375 +16.27% 3
East Sussex +2 2 £325 +261.11%
Kent -5 1 £150 +1.69% 2
West Sussex -26 1 £225 -15.88%
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 62 (77.50%) Windows
2 58 (72.50%) Active Directory
3 45 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 37 (46.25%) Windows 7
5 29 (36.25%) SCCM
5 29 (36.25%) Citrix
6 22 (27.50%) MS Exchange
7 18 (22.50%) Remedy
7 18 (22.50%) MS Office
8 16 (20.00%) ITIL
9 15 (18.75%) Windows XP
10 14 (17.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (17.50%) MS Excel
11 12 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (13.75%) Security Cleared
13 10 (12.50%) Android
13 10 (12.50%) Finance
13 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (11.25%) MCSE
14 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (10.00%) Apple iOS
15 8 (10.00%) Mobile App
15 8 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
16 7 (8.75%) MCP
16 7 (8.75%) SC Cleared
16 7 (8.75%) iPhone
16 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
17 6 (7.50%) BYOD
17 6 (7.50%) HTML5
17 6 (7.50%) HTML

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 22 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 14 (17.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.00%) Live Communications Server
5 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.75%) Lync
7 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (22.50%) MS Office
2 14 (17.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) LAN
1 6 (7.50%) WAN
2 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.00%) Wireless
3 4 (5.00%) DHCP
3 4 (5.00%) DNS
3 4 (5.00%) SAN
4 3 (3.75%) Internet
4 3 (3.75%) VPN
5 2 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.25%) VLAN
6 1 (1.25%) WebEx
6 1 (1.25%) MPLS
6 1 (1.25%) X.400
6 1 (1.25%) Firewall
6 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.25%) PBX
6 1 (1.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.75%) Publishing
4 2 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) Analyst
2 17 (21.25%) Desktop Support
3 12 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 10 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (11.25%) Support Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Rollout Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Developer
8 6 (7.50%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.25%) Applications Developer
9 5 (6.25%) IT Support
9 5 (6.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Designer
10 4 (5.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 4 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) HTML5
1 6 (7.50%) HTML
2 3 (3.75%) ODBC
3 1 (1.25%) J2ME
3 1 (1.25%) Cocoa
3 1 (1.25%) JSON
3 1 (1.25%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.25%) iOS SDK
3 1 (1.25%) CSS3
3 1 (1.25%) Android SDK
3 1 (1.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.75%) iPhone
2 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.50%) BYOD
3 6 (7.50%) Smartphone
4 5 (6.25%) User Experience
4 5 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (5.00%) Replication
5 4 (5.00%) Clustering
6 3 (3.75%) PDA
6 3 (3.75%) iPad
7 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.50%) Statistics
8 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.25%) CMDB
8 1 (1.25%) IVR
8 1 (1.25%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.25%) PKI
8 1 (1.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 62 (77.50%) Windows
2 37 (46.25%) Windows 7
3 15 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 10 (12.50%) Android
5 8 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 8 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.75%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (3.75%) Windows Phone
7 3 (3.75%) BlackBerry OS
7 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.75%) UNIX
7 3 (3.75%) Linux
8 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.50%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (7.50%) Validation
2 6 (7.50%) Information Security
3 5 (6.25%) Migration
4 4 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (5.00%) Requirements Management
4 4 (5.00%) High Availability
4 4 (5.00%) Patch Management
5 3 (3.75%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (3.75%) Change Control
5 3 (3.75%) Release Management
5 3 (3.75%) Open Source
5 3 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.75%) TDD
6 2 (2.50%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (1.25%) C++
3 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (11.25%) MCSE
4 7 (8.75%) MCP
4 7 (8.75%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.75%) Degree
7 1 (1.25%) MCSA
7 1 (1.25%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (72.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.00%) XenApp
3 3 (3.75%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (36.25%) SCCM
2 5 (6.25%) AirWatch
3 3 (3.75%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.50%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.25%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.25%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 45 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 29 (36.25%) Citrix
3 18 (22.50%) Remedy
4 6 (7.50%) McAfee
5 5 (6.25%) MobileIron
6 4 (5.00%) VMware
6 4 (5.00%) HP
6 4 (5.00%) Dell
7 3 (3.75%) Apple
7 3 (3.75%) Symantec
7 3 (3.75%) Bomgar
8 2 (2.50%) Cisco
8 2 (2.50%) EMC
8 2 (2.50%) NetApp
8 2 (2.50%) Nokia
8 2 (2.50%) Altiris
9 1 (1.25%) Google
9 1 (1.25%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.25%) Veeam
9 1 (1.25%) F5
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