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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 17 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 4.55% 5.61% 5.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.11% 26.09% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
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- £375 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £163 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
-35.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%
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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 Uxbridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
45 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 40.91% 21.50% 35.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 21
Average daily rate £295 £430 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.39% +14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £307 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 2
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) MS Office
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 11 (91.67%) Apple iOS
2 11 (91.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (91.67%) Retail
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Vista
2 11 (91.67%) Android
2 11 (91.67%) Remedy
2 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 11 (91.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 11 (91.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Analyst
2 11 (91.67%) Service Analyst
2 11 (91.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 12 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 11 (91.67%) Apple iOS
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Vista
2 11 (91.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (91.67%) E-Commerce
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Remedy
2 11 (91.67%) Citrix