The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 80 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 13 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.86% 0.53% 1.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.77% 1.83% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 9
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£293 £165 £115
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.27% +44.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £153 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £381 £230
UK excluding London average daily rate £183 £170 £281
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -39.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
Blackberry
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
469 382 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 31.10% 29.09% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 209 151
Average daily rate £400 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £489 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 33
Average hourly rate £40.50 £21.71 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.59% +8.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £36.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Blackberry
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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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
Woking +8 2 £221 -49.13% 2
Guildford -9 1 £350 +133.33%
Leatherhead - - - -
Egham - - - -
Esher - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 9 (34.62%) Lync
4 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
4 9 (34.62%) MS Office
5 8 (30.77%) VMware
6 7 (26.92%) Symantec
6 7 (26.92%) Apple
6 7 (26.92%) Clustering
7 6 (23.08%) Android
7 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (23.08%) Windows 8
7 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (15.38%) Mac OS X
9 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
9 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
9 4 (15.38%) SCCM
10 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
10 3 (11.54%) Degree
10 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
10 3 (11.54%) Windows Phone
10 3 (11.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (11.54%) iPad

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 10 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (34.62%) Lync
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Office
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.85%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Desktop Support
3 4 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Systems Support
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.85%) PhoneGap
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) iPad
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) PDA
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.85%) PKI
4 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.85%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 6 (23.08%) Windows 8
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) Android
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 4 (15.38%) Mac OS X
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Phone
6 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) ITIL
1 3 (11.54%) Project Management
1 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
2 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (7.69%) Service Management
2 2 (7.69%) Change Management
2 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.85%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.85%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.85%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (7.69%) SAP Afaria
3 2 (7.69%) SCOM
3 2 (7.69%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.85%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Apple
3 7 (26.92%) Symantec
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) Lotus
5 2 (7.69%) Tripwire
6 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.85%) Telerik
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) Remedy
6 1 (3.85%) CA
6 1 (3.85%) HP