The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Blackberry in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Blackberry over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RIM Blackberry
Rank 98 92 75
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 12 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.65% 0.72% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.55% 2.88% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 4
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£425 £150 £108
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+183.33% +38.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £181 £235
% change year-on-year
+24.65% -23.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £10.50 £14.50 £110.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.58% -86.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £13.87
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.35%
Blackberry
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
470 416 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.64% 25.05% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 241 175
Average daily rate £355 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £215 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 26
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.68% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.84 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £39.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

Blackberry
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Blackberry Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Blackberry
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Blackberry Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Blackberry
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Blackberry Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Blackberry
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Leeds -10 10 £425 +304.76% 4
Wakefield - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Castleford - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Blackberry
Yorkshire

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) Law
4 5 (29.41%) Lync
5 4 (23.53%) MS Office
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
6 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
6 3 (17.65%) MCP
6 3 (17.65%) MCSE
6 3 (17.65%) DHCP
6 3 (17.65%) DNS
6 3 (17.65%) Legal
6 3 (17.65%) Citrix
6 3 (17.65%) Extranet
6 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (17.65%) High Availability
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
6 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (17.65%) XenApp
6 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
6 3 (17.65%) MCDST
6 3 (17.65%) MCTS
6 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
6 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Management

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (41.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (29.41%) Lync
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.76%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) Extranet
1 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
2 2 (11.76%) Intranet
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
General
1 5 (29.41%) Law
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Wintel Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Wintel Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) iPhone
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
3 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
2 3 (17.65%) High Availability
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCP
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) MCDST
2 3 (17.65%) MCTS
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) XenApp
3 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
3 2 (11.76%) ISA Server
3 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Server
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
3 2 (11.76%) IronPort
3 2 (11.76%) M86 Security
3 2 (11.76%) RightFax
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) BMC
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec
4 1 (5.88%) Remedy
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