The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Southampton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 40 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.52% 0.75% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.25% 3.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £700 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £233 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.43% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
89 63 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.30% 23.51% 22.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 39 25
Average daily rate £300 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 12
Average hourly rate £26.00 £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.02 £11.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Blackberry
Hampshire

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Blackberry
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Android

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Mobility Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
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