The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 7 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.00% - 8.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.50% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £178 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -35.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
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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 Wakefield region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 40.00% 28.57% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate £275 £230 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% -61.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £13.65 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -22.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
2 2 (66.67%) UAG
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Siemens
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) UAG
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Siemens
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix