The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 42 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.22% - 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£525 - £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £320 £275
% change year-on-year
-45.31% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
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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 Swindon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
110 66 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 24.28% 22.45% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 52 64
Average daily rate £430 £440 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £298 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £33.75 £14.03 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.55% -62.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Blackberry
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) VMware