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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 236 195 139
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -56
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 45 65 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.65% 1.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.51% 2.11% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 52
Average daily rate £200 £308 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.95% +66.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £169 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £274 £225 £185
% change year-on-year
+21.77% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 26
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.00 £17.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% -2.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.78 £12.94 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.32 £23.43 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -17.64%
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
2973 3081 2770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.87% 30.95% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1748 1634 1478
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £232 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 152 193
Average hourly rate £23.00 £18.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.32% -9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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
Surrey -4 12 £150 -11.76%
Hampshire -15 11 £403 +25.34%
East Sussex +10 10 £275 +4.76% 1
Berkshire +7 9 £145 -52.26% 2
West Sussex -18 2 £338 +5.46%
Buckinghamshire +1 1 - - 1
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 76 (85.39%) Windows
2 61 (68.54%) Active Directory
3 51 (57.30%) Microsoft
4 47 (52.81%) Windows 7
5 41 (46.07%) MS Exchange
6 37 (41.57%) MS Office
7 35 (39.33%) Windows XP
8 32 (35.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 28 (31.46%) ITIL
10 22 (24.72%) LAN
10 22 (24.72%) Citrix
11 21 (23.60%) WAN
12 20 (22.47%) Security Cleared
13 18 (20.22%) TCP/IP
14 17 (19.10%) HP
14 17 (19.10%) Wireless
15 16 (17.98%) MCP
15 16 (17.98%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (17.98%) Mentoring
16 15 (16.85%) Windows Server
17 14 (15.73%) Mimecast
17 14 (15.73%) Coaching
17 14 (15.73%) AS400
17 14 (15.73%) Finance
18 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2008
19 11 (12.36%) SC Cleared
19 11 (12.36%) SCCM
19 11 (12.36%) Symantec
19 11 (12.36%) SharePoint
19 11 (12.36%) Backup Exec

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 41 (46.07%) MS Exchange
2 32 (35.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 16 (17.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (12.36%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.87%) IBM Notes
5 7 (7.87%) Skype for Business
6 5 (5.62%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (4.49%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.37%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.12%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 37 (41.57%) MS Office
2 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.73%) Mimecast
2 8 (8.99%) Office 365
3 2 (2.25%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.72%) LAN
2 21 (23.60%) WAN
3 18 (20.22%) TCP/IP
4 17 (19.10%) Wireless
5 6 (6.74%) Internet
5 6 (6.74%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (6.74%) VoIP
6 5 (5.62%) IPX
7 4 (4.49%) VPN
8 3 (3.37%) Firewall
8 3 (3.37%) Skype
9 2 (2.25%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.25%) SAN
10 1 (1.12%) 3G
10 1 (1.12%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.12%) DHCP
10 1 (1.12%) DNS
10 1 (1.12%) PBX
10 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (15.73%) Finance
2 9 (10.11%) Legal
3 5 (5.62%) Back Office
3 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.25%) German Language
4 2 (2.25%) Military
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Electronics
5 1 (1.12%) Local Government
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (46.07%) Analyst
2 30 (33.71%) Service Analyst
3 28 (31.46%) Service Desk Analyst
4 20 (22.47%) 2nd Line Support
5 18 (20.22%) Support Engineer
6 14 (15.73%) Support Analyst
7 12 (13.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 12 (13.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (13.48%) Desktop Support
8 9 (10.11%) IT Analyst
9 8 (8.99%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (8.99%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (8.99%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (8.99%) Desktop Engineer
9 8 (8.99%) Service Desk Support
9 8 (8.99%) Service Desk Support Analyst
10 7 (7.87%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) IT Support
11 6 (6.74%) Active Directory Support
12 5 (5.62%) Active Directory Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) ODBC
1 1 (1.12%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) AS400
2 9 (10.11%) iPhone
2 9 (10.11%) Mathematics
3 7 (7.87%) iPad
4 5 (5.62%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.49%) Clustering
5 4 (4.49%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.37%) Replication
6 3 (3.37%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.37%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.25%) PDA
8 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.12%) BYOD
8 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.12%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.12%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 76 (85.39%) Windows
2 47 (52.81%) Windows 7
3 35 (39.33%) Windows XP
4 15 (16.85%) Windows Server
5 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (8.99%) Windows 8
7 7 (7.87%) Android
7 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (6.74%) Apple iOS
9 4 (4.49%) Linux
9 4 (4.49%) Windows 2000
10 3 (3.37%) Mac OS
10 3 (3.37%) NetWare
10 3 (3.37%) Unix
10 3 (3.37%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (2.25%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.46%) ITIL
2 16 (17.98%) Mentoring
3 14 (15.73%) Coaching
4 9 (10.11%) High Availability
5 7 (7.87%) Service Management
6 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.62%) Change Management
8 4 (4.49%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.37%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.37%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.37%) ITSM
9 3 (3.37%) Migration
10 2 (2.25%) Asset Management
10 2 (2.25%) Change Control
10 2 (2.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.25%) Project Planning
10 2 (2.25%) Release Management
10 2 (2.25%) Workflow
11 1 (1.12%) Knowledge Management
11 1 (1.12%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.24%) C
2 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (22.47%) Security Cleared
2 16 (17.98%) MCP
3 11 (12.36%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.62%) MCSE
6 4 (4.49%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.37%) A+ Certification
7 3 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.12%) Degree
8 1 (1.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (68.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.62%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.12%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (12.36%) Backup Exec
1 11 (12.36%) SCCM
2 10 (11.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 9 (10.11%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.12%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.12%) MOM
4 1 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.12%) WSUS
4 1 (1.12%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 51 (57.30%) Microsoft
2 22 (24.72%) Citrix
3 17 (19.10%) HP
4 11 (12.36%) Symantec
5 9 (10.11%) Avaya
5 9 (10.11%) Becrypt
5 9 (10.11%) IBM
6 8 (8.99%) Remedy
7 7 (7.87%) Lotus
8 5 (5.62%) ThinPrint
9 4 (4.49%) Apple
9 4 (4.49%) FireEye
10 3 (3.37%) Novell
11 2 (2.25%) Altiris
11 2 (2.25%) Dell
11 2 (2.25%) Intel Security
11 2 (2.25%) Polycom
11 2 (2.25%) VMware
12 1 (1.12%) F5
12 1 (1.12%) Meraki
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