The table below looks at the statistics for BlackBerry OS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BlackBerry OS 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
BlackBerry OS
Rank - 571 588
Contract jobs citing BlackBerry OS 0 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.008% 0.025%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.034% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 10
Average daily rate
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- £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £330 £320
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12481 11916 12319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.53% 22.40% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7122 6626 6240
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1047 1001 1214
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £36.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

BlackBerry OS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BlackBerry OS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

BlackBerry OS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BlackBerry OS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BlackBerry OS within the UK.

BlackBerry OS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

BlackBerry OS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing BlackBerry OS within the UK.

BlackBerry OS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

BlackBerry OS
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BlackBerry OS within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Basingstoke - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - -
England - - - -

BlackBerry OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BlackBerry OS 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 OS.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) Document Management
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) SEO
3 3 (60.00%) Games
3 3 (60.00%) AccuRev
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing

BlackBerry OS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing BlackBerry OS 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 OS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Gradle
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Calabash
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) XSLT
1 3 (60.00%) XHTML
1 3 (60.00%) Ajax
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) WURFL
2 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Document Management
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) SEO
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) AccuRev