The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RIM Blackberry
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge - - 1.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £225 £155
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +45.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.83%
Blackberry
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
11 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 20.00% 38.24% 38.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 17
Average daily rate £350 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £240 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Blackberry
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) French Language
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) LiveLink
3 1 (33.33%) Softphone
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) LANDesk

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 1 (33.33%) LiveLink
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Softphone
General
1 3 (100.00%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) LANDesk
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) VMware