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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 231 231 148
Rank change year-on-year
0 -83
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 34 44 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.45% 1.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 1.45% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 43
Median daily rate £175 £166 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -30.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £145 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £425 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £237 £225 £211
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.08 £18.41 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
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
2652 3025 2799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.83% 30.86% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1540 1707 1514
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 175 161
Median hourly rate £27.38 £21.15 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.46% +20.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.49 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £47.57 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Buckinghamshire +22 12 £105 -72.00%
Hampshire +4 9 £244 -15.21%
Berkshire +1 7 £200 +23.07%
Surrey +2 6 £175 +6.06% 4
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 57 (75.00%) Windows
2 49 (64.47%) Active Directory
3 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
4 32 (42.11%) Windows 7
5 29 (38.16%) MS Office
6 28 (36.84%) MS Exchange
7 22 (28.95%) Windows XP
7 22 (28.95%) ITIL
8 21 (27.63%) Finance
9 19 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 17 (22.37%) LAN
11 16 (21.05%) TCP/IP
11 16 (21.05%) Citrix
12 14 (18.42%) HP
12 14 (18.42%) WAN
12 14 (18.42%) Wireless
13 13 (17.11%) MCP
14 11 (14.47%) Apple
15 10 (13.16%) Symantec
15 10 (13.16%) Avaya
15 10 (13.16%) SCCM
15 10 (13.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
16 9 (11.84%) Windows Server
16 9 (11.84%) Android
16 9 (11.84%) Remedy
17 8 (10.53%) C
17 8 (10.53%) AS400
17 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
17 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003

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 28 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 19 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.26%) Live Communications Server
6 4 (5.26%) Skype for Business
7 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 29 (38.16%) MS Office
2 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Mimecast
2 4 (5.26%) Office 365
3 2 (2.63%) Yammer
4 1 (1.32%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.37%) LAN
2 16 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 14 (18.42%) WAN
3 14 (18.42%) Wireless
4 5 (6.58%) 3G
5 4 (5.26%) VoIP
5 4 (5.26%) VPN
6 3 (3.95%) Ethernet
6 3 (3.95%) Firewall
6 3 (3.95%) Internet
6 3 (3.95%) Network Security
6 3 (3.95%) SAN
7 2 (2.63%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.63%) DHCP
8 1 (1.32%) DNS
8 1 (1.32%) Intranet
8 1 (1.32%) IPX
8 1 (1.32%) Skype
8 1 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (27.63%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Legal
3 4 (5.26%) Retail
4 3 (3.95%) Automotive
4 3 (3.95%) Back Office
4 3 (3.95%) German Language
4 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Front Office
5 1 (1.32%) Local Government
5 1 (1.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (42.11%) Analyst
2 20 (26.32%) Support Engineer
3 18 (23.68%) Service Analyst
4 17 (22.37%) Service Desk Analyst
5 15 (19.74%) Support Analyst
6 14 (18.42%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (14.47%) Desktop Support
8 10 (13.16%) IT Support
9 8 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
9 8 (10.53%) IT Analyst
10 7 (9.21%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (9.21%) IT Support Analyst
10 7 (9.21%) Service Desk Support
10 7 (9.21%) Service Desk Support Analyst
11 6 (7.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 6 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (7.89%) Active Directory Support
11 6 (7.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 6 (7.89%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) .NET
1 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.63%) CSS
1 2 (2.63%) CSS3
1 2 (2.63%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) AS400
1 8 (10.53%) Smartphone
2 7 (9.21%) Mathematics
3 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.26%) iPad
4 4 (5.26%) iPhone
5 3 (3.95%) BYOD
5 3 (3.95%) Clustering
5 3 (3.95%) Replication
5 3 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 57 (75.00%) Windows
2 32 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 22 (28.95%) Windows XP
4 9 (11.84%) Android
4 9 (11.84%) Windows Server
5 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.89%) Windows 8
7 5 (6.58%) Windows 10
8 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
8 4 (5.26%) Mac OS
8 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.95%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (2.63%) Linux
10 2 (2.63%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.95%) ITIL
2 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
3 7 (9.21%) Coaching
3 7 (9.21%) Migration
4 5 (6.58%) Data Protection
4 5 (6.58%) Supplier Management
5 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.26%) Service Management
6 3 (3.95%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.95%) B2C
6 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.95%) Email Filtering
6 3 (3.95%) High Availability
6 3 (3.95%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (3.95%) Release Management
6 3 (3.95%) Web Filtering
7 2 (2.63%) Data Security
7 2 (2.63%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (2.63%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.32%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.53%) C
2 5 (6.58%) Java
3 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.63%) C#
4 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.63%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) MCP
2 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.95%) Degree
5 3 (3.95%) MCSE
6 2 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.32%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (64.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) Terminal Services
3 3 (3.95%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.63%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.63%) XenApp
5 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) SCCM
1 10 (13.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (9.21%) Backup Exec
2 7 (9.21%) HP SIM
3 3 (3.95%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) MOM
5 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (46.05%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.05%) Citrix
3 14 (18.42%) HP
4 11 (14.47%) Apple
5 10 (13.16%) Avaya
5 10 (13.16%) Symantec
6 9 (11.84%) Remedy
7 7 (9.21%) Becrypt
7 7 (9.21%) IBM
8 6 (7.89%) Bloomberg
8 6 (7.89%) Cisco
9 5 (6.58%) Reuters
10 4 (5.26%) Proofpoint
11 3 (3.95%) Dell
11 3 (3.95%) ThinPrint
11 3 (3.95%) VMware
12 2 (2.63%) F5
12 2 (2.63%) Lotus
12 2 (2.63%) Meraki
12 2 (2.63%) Virgin Media