The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 40 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 8 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.01% 0.81% 4.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.08% 2.88% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 16
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£108 - £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £183 £170 £281
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -39.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.03% +9.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
Blackberry
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
113 104 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 28.39% 28.11% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 62 55
Average daily rate £350 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £295 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 15
Average hourly rate £18.00 £35.00 £20.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.57% +67.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.11 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Blackberry within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +8 7 £108 - 1
Worthing - - - -
Blackberry
South East

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
4 12 (60.00%) MS Office
5 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (45.00%) iPad
6 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (45.00%) Mac OS X
7 8 (40.00%) iPhone
7 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (35.00%) ITIL
9 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (25.00%) Lotus
10 5 (25.00%) DNS
10 5 (25.00%) Linux
10 5 (25.00%) IBM Notes
10 5 (25.00%) Migration
10 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (25.00%) Email Migration
10 5 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (25.00%) Lync
11 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (20.00%) SCCM
11 4 (20.00%) VMware
11 4 (20.00%) Firewall
11 4 (20.00%) Symantec
11 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
11 4 (20.00%) Citrix

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 5 (25.00%) Lync
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) VPN
3 3 (15.00%) Internet
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) Kerberos
4 2 (10.00%) SNMP
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Deskside Support
3 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) iPad
2 8 (40.00%) iPhone
3 3 (15.00%) CMDB
4 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (45.00%) Mac OS X
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (15.00%) Mac OS
9 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) Email Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Release Management
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCP
1 3 (15.00%) MCSE
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (20.00%) SCCM
2 4 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Lotus
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
3 4 (20.00%) Symantec
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) ProCurve
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) SAP