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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 220 208 174
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -34
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 22 64 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.67% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 2.09% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 37
Median daily rate £225 £208 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £148 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £441 £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £173 £165
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 24
Median hourly rate £18.50 £14.82 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.83% -4.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -
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
2279 3058 3082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.52% 32.07% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1247 1763 1715
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 183 181
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.75 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% +34.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Blackberry as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the South East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +25 14 £175 +7.69%
Buckinghamshire +4 4 £345 -10.96%
Berkshire -1 4 £225 +29.49% 2
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Blackberry.

1 42 (77.78%) Windows
2 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 28 (51.85%) Active Directory
3 22 (40.74%) Windows 7
4 19 (35.19%) MS Office
5 13 (24.07%) Apple
5 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
6 11 (20.37%) ITIL
6 11 (20.37%) SCCM
6 11 (20.37%) Office 365
7 10 (18.52%) Android
7 10 (18.52%) Smartphone
7 10 (18.52%) Windows XP
7 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
7 10 (18.52%) Finance
8 9 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (16.67%) VMware
9 8 (14.81%) Migration
9 8 (14.81%) Incident Management
9 8 (14.81%) iPhone
9 8 (14.81%) Windows Server
10 7 (12.96%) Software Deployment
10 7 (12.96%) Windows 8
10 7 (12.96%) HP
10 7 (12.96%) Dell
10 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
11 6 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (11.11%) Wireless

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (24.07%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (9.26%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 19 (35.19%) MS Office
2 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) LAN
1 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 6 (11.11%) Wireless
2 4 (7.41%) Network Security
2 4 (7.41%) Skype
2 4 (7.41%) VoIP
3 3 (5.56%) 3G
3 3 (5.56%) Internet
3 3 (5.56%) VPN
4 2 (3.70%) DHCP
4 2 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (3.70%) WAN
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.85%) DNS
5 1 (1.85%) Firewall
5 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
1 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) Law
3 3 (5.56%) Automotive
3 3 (5.56%) German Language
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Analyst
2 13 (24.07%) Support Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (12.96%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Desktop Support
6 6 (11.11%) Service Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 4 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) IT Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) IT Support
8 4 (7.41%) Project Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Support Technician
8 4 (7.41%) Windows Support Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 3 (5.56%) Mac Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
1 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.70%) CSS
1 2 (3.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Smartphone
2 8 (14.81%) iPhone
3 6 (11.11%) iPad
3 6 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.70%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.85%) BYOD
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 42 (77.78%) Windows
2 22 (40.74%) Windows 7
3 10 (18.52%) Android
3 10 (18.52%) Windows XP
4 8 (14.81%) Windows Server
5 7 (12.96%) Windows 8
5 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (11.11%) Windows 10
7 5 (9.26%) Apple iOS
7 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.56%) Mac OS
8 3 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.70%) Linux
9 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) Incident Management
2 8 (14.81%) Migration
3 7 (12.96%) Software Deployment
4 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
5 3 (5.56%) B2C
5 3 (5.56%) Email Filtering
5 3 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (5.56%) Supplier Management
5 3 (5.56%) Web Filtering
6 2 (3.70%) Email Management
6 2 (3.70%) ITIL V2
6 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.70%) Service Management
7 1 (1.85%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.85%) Information Management
7 1 (1.85%) Project Management
7 1 (1.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.26%) Java
3 3 (5.56%) SQL
4 2 (3.70%) C#
4 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) MCP
3 3 (5.56%) MCSE
3 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) Degree
4 2 (3.70%) MCSA
5 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) SCCM
2 2 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.85%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.07%) Apple
3 9 (16.67%) VMware
4 7 (12.96%) Dell
4 7 (12.96%) HP
5 5 (9.26%) Altiris
5 5 (9.26%) Citrix
5 5 (9.26%) Remedy
6 4 (7.41%) Bloomberg
6 4 (7.41%) Proofpoint
7 3 (5.56%) Cisco
7 3 (5.56%) Reuters
7 3 (5.56%) Symantec
8 2 (3.70%) Samsung
8 2 (3.70%) Virgin Media
9 1 (1.85%) Aruba
9 1 (1.85%) Bomgar
9 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.85%) Veeam
9 1 (1.85%) Verint