The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 17 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 Watford 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - - 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £200 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
33 17 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 24.09% 19.54% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 21
Average daily rate £381 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £568 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Blackberry
Hertfordshire

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Blackberry
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Altiris