The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 124 120 116
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 20 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.85% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.10% 3.25% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 6
Average daily rate £145 £200 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £124 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £413 £327
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £223 £153
% change year-on-year
-32.58% +45.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
953 831 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.69% 26.01% 24.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 504 372
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £226 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 53 43
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% +51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £44.55 £35.00
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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Blackberry across the South West region.

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Blackberry across the South West region.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Wiltshire -4 9 £363 +30.63%
Bristol -1 6 £120 +4.34%
Devon -2 3 £145 -35.55% 2
Dorset - 3 £125 - 1
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 16 (69.57%) Windows
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
3 12 (52.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (47.83%) Citrix
4 11 (47.83%) ITIL
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (34.78%) Apple
6 8 (34.78%) Apple iOS
7 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
7 7 (30.43%) VPN
8 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
8 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
8 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 6 (26.09%) Windows 2000
8 6 (26.09%) IBM Notes
8 6 (26.09%) IBM Domino
8 6 (26.09%) Acrobat
8 6 (26.09%) Lotus
8 6 (26.09%) Adobe
8 6 (26.09%) SLA
8 6 (26.09%) Service Management
8 6 (26.09%) Internet
8 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
8 6 (26.09%) Billing
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Vista
9 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
9 5 (21.74%) Migration
9 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (21.74%) SCCM

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 12 (52.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (26.09%) IBM Domino
2 6 (26.09%) IBM Notes
2 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
3 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Acrobat
2 5 (21.74%) MS Office
3 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
4 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.35%) MS Project
4 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) VPN
2 6 (26.09%) Internet
3 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
4 4 (17.39%) BGP
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (17.39%) IPsec
4 4 (17.39%) MPLS
4 4 (17.39%) OSPF
4 4 (17.39%) WAN
5 3 (13.04%) DHCP
5 3 (13.04%) DNS
6 1 (4.35%) Firewall
6 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.35%) WebEx
General
1 6 (26.09%) Billing
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Deskside Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Deskside Support
2 4 (17.39%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support
2 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Designer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Designer
4 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Support
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix Support
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Apple iOS
3 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
4 6 (26.09%) Linux
4 6 (26.09%) Windows 2000
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Vista
4 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Service Management
3 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
4 3 (13.04%) Patch Management
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (4.35%) Network Management
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.35%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) CCNP
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) JNCIS
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.70%) MCDST
4 2 (8.70%) MCP
4 2 (8.70%) MCSA
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
2 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
2 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) XenApp
3 2 (8.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) WSUS
3 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) Citrix
3 8 (34.78%) Apple
4 6 (26.09%) Adobe
4 6 (26.09%) Lotus
5 5 (21.74%) Dell
5 5 (21.74%) Remedy
5 5 (21.74%) Symantec
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco
6 4 (17.39%) Juniper
6 4 (17.39%) VMware
6 4 (17.39%) Websense
7 3 (13.04%) BMC
7 3 (13.04%) BT
7 3 (13.04%) NetApp
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle
8 2 (8.70%) Sophos
9 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
9 1 (4.35%) McAfee
9 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
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