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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 132 165 163
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -2
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 119 80 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.30% 0.91% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.69% 3.67% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 41 39
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£240 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £158 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £203 £275 £265
% change year-on-year
-26.36% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 20
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.25 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.95
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +0.31%
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
2538 2177 2570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.74% 24.83% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1386 1143 1152
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 124 187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £23.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -3.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.05 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.53 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -36.36%

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 17 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 September 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
Hampshire +24 40 £260 +57.57% 8
Buckinghamshire +10 18 £334 +85.41% 2
Surrey +7 15 £148 -1.66% 7
Berkshire -20 13 £400 -5.88% 3
West Sussex +11 12 £268 +33.75% 2
Kent +5 10 £148 - 1
Oxfordshire -2 8 £225 +40.62% 1
East Sussex -7 3 £90 -64.07%
Middlesex +3 2 - -
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 190 (82.97%) Windows
2 127 (55.46%) Microsoft
3 122 (53.28%) Active Directory
4 105 (45.85%) MS Exchange
5 79 (34.50%) Windows 7
6 61 (26.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 59 (25.76%) MS Office
8 53 (23.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 48 (20.96%) MS Excel
10 42 (18.34%) Citrix
11 37 (16.16%) Symantec
12 36 (15.72%) Android
13 35 (15.28%) Security Cleared
13 35 (15.28%) VMware
14 33 (14.41%) ITIL
14 33 (14.41%) Windows Server 2008
15 32 (13.97%) Windows XP
15 32 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2003
16 31 (13.54%) VPN
16 31 (13.54%) Apple iOS
17 30 (13.10%) Microsoft Certification
17 30 (13.10%) HP
18 29 (12.66%) Firewall
18 29 (12.66%) iPhone
18 29 (12.66%) SC Cleared
18 29 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2007
19 28 (12.23%) Windows Server 2003
20 25 (10.92%) MCSE
21 24 (10.48%) MCP
21 24 (10.48%) Migration

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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
1 105 (45.85%) MS Exchange
2 61 (26.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 53 (23.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 32 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2003
5 29 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (9.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (6.99%) Lync
8 15 (6.55%) IBM Notes
8 15 (6.55%) SharePoint
9 9 (3.93%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (3.49%) IIS
11 5 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.87%) Live Communications Server
12 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.44%) WorkSite
Applications
1 59 (25.76%) MS Office
2 48 (20.96%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.87%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.44%) MS Project
5 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.44%) assyst
2 1 (0.44%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.93%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.54%) VPN
2 29 (12.66%) Firewall
3 22 (9.61%) SAN
4 21 (9.17%) DNS
5 20 (8.73%) DHCP
6 19 (8.30%) LAN
7 16 (6.99%) WAN
8 15 (6.55%) TCP/IP
9 13 (5.68%) Internet
10 11 (4.80%) 3G
11 8 (3.49%) Broadband
12 7 (3.06%) X.400
12 7 (3.06%) SMTP
13 6 (2.62%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (2.62%) NAS
13 6 (2.62%) VoIP
13 6 (2.62%) X.500
14 4 (1.75%) Network Security
14 4 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (1.75%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.06%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 7
4 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) JMeter
1 1 (0.44%) SoapUI
1 1 (0.44%) LoadUI
1 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (9.17%) Finance
2 18 (7.86%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.06%) Dutch Language
4 6 (2.62%) Banking
5 5 (2.18%) Back Office
6 2 (0.87%) Marketing
6 2 (0.87%) Advertising
6 2 (0.87%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) Law
7 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.44%) Retail
7 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (21.40%) Analyst
2 44 (19.21%) 2nd Line Support
3 33 (14.41%) Support Engineer
4 31 (13.54%) Desktop Support
5 23 (10.04%) Support Analyst
6 21 (9.17%) Messaging Engineer
7 18 (7.86%) Consultant
8 17 (7.42%) Service Desk Analyst
9 16 (6.99%) Desktop Engineer
9 16 (6.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (6.99%) Service Analyst
10 13 (5.68%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 13 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (4.80%) Desktop Analyst
12 10 (4.37%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 9 (3.93%) Service Desk Engineer
14 8 (3.49%) IT Support
15 7 (3.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 7 (3.06%) Deskside Support
15 7 (3.06%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.18%) HTML
2 4 (1.75%) XML
2 4 (1.75%) JSON
3 3 (1.31%) Software Packaging
3 3 (1.31%) HTML5
4 2 (0.87%) Android SDK
4 2 (0.87%) iOS SDK
4 2 (0.87%) CSS
4 2 (0.87%) SOAP
4 2 (0.87%) Web Services
4 2 (0.87%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.44%) Cocoa
5 1 (0.44%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.44%) Ajax
5 1 (0.44%) SyncML
5 1 (0.44%) WAP
5 1 (0.44%) J2ME
5 1 (0.44%) ODBC
5 1 (0.44%) .NET
5 1 (0.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.66%) iPhone
2 22 (9.61%) iPad
3 17 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.11%) Clustering
5 13 (5.68%) Handset
6 10 (4.37%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.93%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (3.06%) Thin Client
8 7 (3.06%) Fat Client
9 6 (2.62%) Computer Science
10 5 (2.18%) PDA
11 4 (1.75%) EqualLogic
11 4 (1.75%) Smartphone
12 3 (1.31%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.31%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.31%) Mobile Computing
13 2 (0.87%) User Experience
13 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.87%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 190 (82.97%) Windows
2 79 (34.50%) Windows 7
3 36 (15.72%) Android
4 33 (14.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (13.97%) Windows XP
6 31 (13.54%) Apple iOS
7 28 (12.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (5.24%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (3.49%) Linux
9 8 (3.49%) Windows 2000
9 8 (3.49%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.62%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (2.62%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.62%) Windows Phone
11 4 (1.75%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (14.41%) ITIL
2 24 (10.48%) Migration
3 17 (7.42%) Problem Management
4 15 (6.55%) Incident Management
4 15 (6.55%) Mobile Device Management
5 12 (5.24%) Service Management
6 11 (4.80%) ITSM
7 10 (4.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (3.93%) Security Management
9 6 (2.62%) Asset Management
9 6 (2.62%) Service Delivery
9 6 (2.62%) Change Management
10 5 (2.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (2.18%) Change Control
10 5 (2.18%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (2.18%) Email Migration
10 5 (2.18%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (1.75%) Data Protection
11 4 (1.75%) Project Management
11 4 (1.75%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.93%) C
1 9 (3.93%) PowerShell
2 8 (3.49%) SQL
3 5 (2.18%) Java
4 4 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.31%) VBScript
6 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (15.28%) Security Cleared
2 30 (13.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (12.66%) SC Cleared
4 25 (10.92%) MCSE
5 24 (10.48%) MCP
6 10 (4.37%) Degree
7 7 (3.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (3.06%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.75%) MCSA
8 4 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.75%) CCNA
9 3 (1.31%) MCDST
10 2 (0.87%) MCSD
10 2 (0.87%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.44%) MCITP
11 1 (0.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.04%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.44%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 122 (53.28%) Active Directory
2 19 (8.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.11%) vSphere
3 14 (6.11%) Terminal Services
4 11 (4.80%) VMware ESX
4 11 (4.80%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.06%) XenApp
6 5 (2.18%) Xen
6 5 (2.18%) vCloud
7 4 (1.75%) NLBS
8 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.31%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.31%) DFS Replication
9 2 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.87%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.87%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (6.55%) NetBackup
2 14 (6.11%) SCCM
2 14 (6.11%) Backup Exec
2 14 (6.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (3.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 8 (3.49%) WSUS
4 5 (2.18%) SCOM
5 4 (1.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (1.75%) ARCserve
6 3 (1.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (1.31%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.44%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.44%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.44%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.44%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 127 (55.46%) Microsoft
2 42 (18.34%) Citrix
3 37 (16.16%) Symantec
4 35 (15.28%) VMware
5 30 (13.10%) HP
6 21 (9.17%) Cisco
7 20 (8.73%) Apple
8 16 (6.99%) MobileIron
9 15 (6.55%) Lotus
10 14 (6.11%) Proofpoint
11 9 (3.93%) Remedy
11 9 (3.93%) McAfee
11 9 (3.93%) IronPort
12 8 (3.49%) CheckPoint
13 7 (3.06%) Dell
13 7 (3.06%) Avaya
14 6 (2.62%) RightFax
14 6 (2.62%) CA
14 6 (2.62%) Sophos
15 5 (2.18%) Veritas
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