The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank - - 19
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 3.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £170
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £210 £250
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -16.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +3.12%
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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 Tyne and Wear region.

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
303 134 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 36.11% 32.13% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 87 18
Average daily rate £425 £360 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £502 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 4
Average hourly rate £36.50 £18.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.29% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £13.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £28.00 £27.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 9 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (41.67%) Apple
3 4 (33.33%) MCP
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) SLA
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (16.67%) SCOM
5 2 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
5 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) iPhone
6 1 (8.33%) iPad

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 9 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) iPhone
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
1 2 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Apple
2 2 (16.67%) Symantec
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Symbian