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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 216 188 159
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -29
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 37 67 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.72% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.41% 2.49% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 33
Average daily rate £175 £230 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £140 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £342 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £223 £153
% change year-on-year
-32.58% +45.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 19
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.91 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.00 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.25% +3.22%
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
2628 2695 2467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.72% 28.99% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1543 1412 1284
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 177 161
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £12.00 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Buckinghamshire +11 9 £373 +12.03% 3
Berkshire +2 8 £225 +30.43% 2
Surrey -7 8 £163 -37.50% 1
East Sussex +14 5 - -
West Sussex +5 3 £145 -
Hampshire -8 3 £167 -35.76%
Kent -6 1 - - 2
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 80 (83.33%) Windows
2 60 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 50 (52.08%) Windows 7
4 48 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 42 (43.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 38 (39.58%) MS Exchange
7 34 (35.42%) ITIL
8 31 (32.29%) MS Office
9 30 (31.25%) Windows XP
10 25 (26.04%) Exchange Server 2010
11 24 (25.00%) Citrix
12 23 (23.96%) Security Cleared
13 17 (17.71%) MS Excel
13 17 (17.71%) Apple iOS
13 17 (17.71%) Windows Server
14 15 (15.63%) SC Cleared
14 15 (15.63%) iPhone
14 15 (15.63%) SCCM
14 15 (15.63%) LAN
14 15 (15.63%) WAN
15 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (12.50%) High Availability
16 12 (12.50%) Remedy
17 11 (11.46%) Android
17 11 (11.46%) Windows 8
18 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
18 10 (10.42%) Mentoring
18 10 (10.42%) Wireless
18 10 (10.42%) TCP/IP
19 9 (9.38%) HP

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 42 (43.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 38 (39.58%) MS Exchange
3 25 (26.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (7.29%) Lync
4 7 (7.29%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.17%) IBM Notes
5 4 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (3.13%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (32.29%) MS Office
2 17 (17.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) Mimecast
1 8 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.63%) LAN
1 15 (15.63%) WAN
2 10 (10.42%) TCP/IP
2 10 (10.42%) Wireless
3 8 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (5.21%) VoIP
5 4 (4.17%) DNS
5 4 (4.17%) Firewall
5 4 (4.17%) VPN
6 3 (3.13%) Internet
6 3 (3.13%) IPX
7 2 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.04%) DHCP
8 1 (1.04%) PBX
8 1 (1.04%) SAN
8 1 (1.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (9.38%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) German Language
2 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.13%) Back Office
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Local Government
4 2 (2.08%) Publishing
4 2 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Legal
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (40.63%) Analyst
2 25 (26.04%) Service Analyst
3 23 (23.96%) Service Desk Analyst
4 18 (18.75%) Support Engineer
5 17 (17.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 12 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
7 10 (10.42%) Desktop Support
8 9 (9.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 9 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (9.38%) IT Analyst
9 8 (8.33%) Exchange Support
10 7 (7.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 7 (7.29%) Messaging Engineer
11 6 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 6 (6.25%) Developer
11 6 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
11 6 (6.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 6 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
11 6 (6.25%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) HTML
1 3 (3.13%) HTML5
2 2 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) iPhone
2 8 (8.33%) AS400
3 7 (7.29%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.29%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.25%) iPad
5 5 (5.21%) Clustering
5 5 (5.21%) Driving Licence
6 4 (4.17%) Replication
6 4 (4.17%) User Experience
7 3 (3.13%) PDA
7 3 (3.13%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.08%) BYOD
8 2 (2.08%) Statistics
8 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.04%) IVR
9 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 80 (83.33%) Windows
2 50 (52.08%) Windows 7
3 30 (31.25%) Windows XP
4 17 (17.71%) Apple iOS
4 17 (17.71%) Windows Server
5 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (11.46%) Android
6 11 (11.46%) Windows 8
7 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (5.21%) Windows 2000
10 4 (4.17%) Linux
10 4 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (4.17%) Windows Phone
11 3 (3.13%) BlackBerry OS
11 3 (3.13%) NetWare
11 3 (3.13%) Unix
11 3 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (3.13%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (2.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.42%) ITIL
2 12 (12.50%) High Availability
3 10 (10.42%) Mentoring
4 8 (8.33%) Coaching
5 5 (5.21%) Android Development
5 5 (5.21%) Change Control
6 4 (4.17%) Change Management
6 4 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.17%) ITIL V3
6 4 (4.17%) Migration
6 4 (4.17%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.13%) Open Source
7 3 (3.13%) Release Management
7 3 (3.13%) Service Management
8 2 (2.08%) iOS Development
8 2 (2.08%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.08%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.08%) Software License Management
8 2 (2.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.08%) C++
3 2 (2.08%) Java
3 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (23.96%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.13%) A+ Certification
4 3 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.13%) MCP
4 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.04%) Degree
5 1 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.13%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (15.63%) SCCM
2 4 (4.17%) AirWatch
2 4 (4.17%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.08%) HP SIM
3 2 (2.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (2.08%) WSUS
4 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 48 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (25.00%) Citrix
3 12 (12.50%) Remedy
4 9 (9.38%) HP
5 4 (4.17%) FireEye
5 4 (4.17%) Lotus
5 4 (4.17%) MobileIron
5 4 (4.17%) Symantec
5 4 (4.17%) VMware
6 3 (3.13%) Novell
7 2 (2.08%) Altiris
7 2 (2.08%) Avaya
7 2 (2.08%) Becrypt
7 2 (2.08%) IBM
8 1 (1.04%) Apple
8 1 (1.04%) Bomgar
8 1 (1.04%) F5
8 1 (1.04%) Juniper
8 1 (1.04%) NetApp
8 1 (1.04%) ThinPrint
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