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 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank 125 139 121
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 13 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.16% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 0.67% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 11
Average daily rate £363 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.25% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £120 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £280 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £225 £185
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £11.55
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
813 745 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.58% 23.96% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 453 497
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 50 55
Average hourly rate £39.50 £32.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.43% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.60 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%

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 28 April 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 28 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
Wiltshire +6 6 £363 +81.25%
Dorset - 4 £600 -
Bristol 0 3 £338 +237.50% 2
Blackberry
England

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 17 (54.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
4 14 (45.16%) Citrix
5 11 (35.48%) ITIL
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (29.03%) Linux
7 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
8 8 (25.81%) Apple iOS
8 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
8 8 (25.81%) Apple
9 7 (22.58%) VPN
9 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
10 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
10 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
10 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
10 6 (19.35%) SLA
10 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
10 6 (19.35%) IBM Notes
10 6 (19.35%) IBM Domino
10 6 (19.35%) MS Office
10 6 (19.35%) Remedy
10 6 (19.35%) Lotus
10 6 (19.35%) Internet
10 6 (19.35%) Service Management
10 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
10 6 (19.35%) Finance
10 6 (19.35%) VMware
10 6 (19.35%) Billing

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 17 (54.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (19.35%) IBM Domino
2 6 (19.35%) IBM Notes
2 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
3 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (12.90%) Skype for Business
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.23%) CMS
6 1 (3.23%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
2 5 (16.13%) Acrobat
3 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) VPN
2 6 (19.35%) Internet
2 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.13%) BGP
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (16.13%) IPsec
3 5 (16.13%) MPLS
3 5 (16.13%) OSPF
3 5 (16.13%) WAN
4 4 (12.90%) DHCP
4 4 (12.90%) DNS
5 1 (3.23%) Broadband
5 1 (3.23%) Firewall
5 1 (3.23%) NAS
5 1 (3.23%) SAN
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.23%) RavenDB
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Artifactory
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) NuGet
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
1 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (19.35%) Billing
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Law
2 1 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Designer
3 4 (12.90%) Deskside Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Deskside Support
3 4 (12.90%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support
3 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Network Designer
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Support
5 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior IT Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) CSS
2 4 (12.90%) HTML
2 4 (12.90%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.23%) MSMQ
3 1 (3.23%) NHibernate
3 1 (3.23%) React
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) SOAP
3 1 (3.23%) WCF
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) iPhone
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) iSeries
4 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
3 8 (25.81%) Apple iOS
4 5 (16.13%) Windows 2000
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Vista
4 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.23%) Android
7 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
2 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
2 6 (19.35%) Service Management
3 5 (16.13%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
4 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL V3
5 3 (9.68%) Patch Management
6 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.23%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (3.23%) ITSM
7 1 (3.23%) MVC
7 1 (3.23%) Practice Management
7 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.13%) C#
2 5 (16.13%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) C
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) CCNP
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (16.13%) JNCIS
4 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) MCDST
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.45%) MCP
6 2 (6.45%) MCSA
6 2 (6.45%) MCSE
6 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
7 1 (3.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
2 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
3 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (9.68%) XenApp
4 2 (6.45%) vSphere
5 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) AirWatch
3 2 (6.45%) WSUS
4 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) Citrix
3 8 (25.81%) Apple
4 6 (19.35%) Lotus
4 6 (19.35%) Remedy
4 6 (19.35%) VMware
5 5 (16.13%) Adobe
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco
5 5 (16.13%) Dell
5 5 (16.13%) Juniper
5 5 (16.13%) Symantec
6 4 (12.90%) BT
6 4 (12.90%) Forcepoint
6 4 (12.90%) NetApp
7 3 (9.68%) BMC
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle
7 3 (9.68%) Sophos
8 2 (6.45%) LANDesk
9 1 (3.23%) OpenText
9 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
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