The first table below looks at the demand for BlackBerry OS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited BlackBerry OS over the 3 months to 16 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 of the Operating Systems category for the West Midlands 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BlackBerry OS
Rank - 104 99
Contract jobs citing BlackBerry OS 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.79% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Average daily rate - £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £100 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-69.69% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
493 379 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.58% 20.08% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 161 162
Average daily rate £305 £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 60 67
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
BlackBerry OS
England

BlackBerry OS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BlackBerry OS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

BlackBerry OS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BlackBerry OS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing BlackBerry OS across the West Midlands region.

BlackBerry OS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

BlackBerry OS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BlackBerry OS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
West Bromwich - - - -
BlackBerry OS
England
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £310 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £310 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago