The first 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 31 July 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 Surrey 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 72 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 16 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.26% 1.03% 1.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.45% 6.07% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 8
Average daily rate
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£160 £150 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £150 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +38.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £17.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.65 £17.00 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
248 214 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.50% 16.96% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 83 102
Average daily rate £367 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 30
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.95 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -18.38%
Blackberry
South East

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 31 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Blackberry Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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 - 6 £300 -
Egham - 1 - -
Epsom - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
3 25 (78.13%) Windows 7
4 20 (62.50%) MS Exchange
5 18 (56.25%) Citrix
5 18 (56.25%) VPN
6 14 (43.75%) Apple
7 13 (40.63%) Firewall
7 13 (40.63%) Dutch Language
8 11 (34.38%) Office 365
8 11 (34.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (34.38%) MS Office
9 10 (31.25%) Terminal Services
9 10 (31.25%) McAfee
10 9 (28.13%) Apple iOS
10 9 (28.13%) iPhone
11 8 (25.00%) iPad
12 7 (21.88%) Altiris
12 7 (21.88%) Symantec
12 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
13 5 (15.63%) ITIL
13 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
13 5 (15.63%) SCCM
14 4 (12.50%) HP
14 4 (12.50%) LAN
14 4 (12.50%) WAN
15 3 (9.38%) DHCP
15 3 (9.38%) VoIP
15 3 (9.38%) SQL Server

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 11 (34.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (9.38%) Lync
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Office
2 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) VPN
2 13 (40.63%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) LAN
3 4 (12.50%) WAN
4 3 (9.38%) DHCP
4 3 (9.38%) VoIP
5 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.25%) Wireless
5 2 (6.25%) DNS
6 1 (3.13%) Telnet
6 1 (3.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (40.63%) Dutch Language
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Service Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (6.25%) Support Technician
7 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
8 1 (3.13%) Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) IT Support Technician
8 1 (3.13%) Operations Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) iPhone
2 8 (25.00%) iPad
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.13%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) Firmware
4 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 25 (78.13%) Windows 7
3 9 (28.13%) Apple iOS
4 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.25%) Android
7 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) ITIL
2 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
3 1 (3.13%) Android Development
3 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.13%) Migration
3 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) MCP
1 2 (6.25%) MCSE
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) MCSA
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
4 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) Citrix
3 14 (43.75%) Apple
4 10 (31.25%) McAfee
5 7 (21.88%) Symantec
5 7 (21.88%) Altiris
6 4 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (6.25%) VMware
8 1 (3.13%) Dell
8 1 (3.13%) Nortel
8 1 (3.13%) Avaya
8 1 (3.13%) CommVault
8 1 (3.13%) Lotus
8 1 (3.13%) Google
8 1 (3.13%) Polycom
8 1 (3.13%) NETGEAR
8 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco
8 1 (3.13%) Baan