The first 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Uxbridge region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 17 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 4.38% 0.88% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.00% 3.03% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £270 £300
% change year-on-year
-31.48% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.04 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Miscellaneous Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
30 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 21.90% 28.95% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 21
Average daily rate £400 £500 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £350 £407
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £575 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.04 £13.96 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -46.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
Blackberry
London

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 29 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Remedy
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
2 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Vista
2 6 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) WorkSite
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (14.29%) Clearswift
3 1 (14.29%) MAILsweeper

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) WorkSite
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
General
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Service Analyst
2 6 (85.71%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
3 1 (14.29%) Server Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Server Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Vista
2 6 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenServer
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Remedy
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Clearswift
3 1 (14.29%) VMware