The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank - 14 18
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - 8.57% 7.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 42.86% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Average daily rate
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- £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £245 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Miscellaneous Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 11.76% 20.00% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 17
Average daily rate £320 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £306 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £386 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) AccuRev
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) WURFL
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) AccuRev