The first 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 22 July 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 West Yorkshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 90 91 98
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 4 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.24% 0.39% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 1.82% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £275 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% +3.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £252 £288
% change year-on-year
-20.63% -12.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £23.22 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.64 £12.50 £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
369 329 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.42% 21.42% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 177 169
Average daily rate £338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 14
Average hourly rate £10.38 £16.38 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.64% +21.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.64 £36.45 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
Blackberry
Yorkshire

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 22 July 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
Leeds 0 2 £475 +72.72% 2
Wakefield - - - -
Blackberry
Yorkshire

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (33.33%) Dell
4 5 (33.33%) Migration
4 5 (33.33%) iPhone
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) Android
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) VMS
7 2 (13.33%) Lotus
7 2 (13.33%) Internet
7 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
7 2 (13.33%) MS Office
7 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) Change Management
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco
7 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
7 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (13.33%) Banking
7 2 (13.33%) Content Management
8 1 (6.67%) DAO
8 1 (6.67%) Magento
8 1 (6.67%) HTML5
8 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
8 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) WordPress
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Rollout Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) DAO
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) CSS3
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) BREW
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) ODBC
1 1 (6.67%) ActiveX
1 1 (6.67%) J2ME
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
1 1 (6.67%) MFC
1 1 (6.67%) OLE
1 1 (6.67%) OLE DB
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) ISAPI
1 1 (6.67%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) iPhone
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Animation
3 1 (6.67%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Android
3 3 (20.00%) VMS
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
1 1 (6.67%) VC++
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) C++
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
1 1 (6.67%) VB
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (13.33%) Lotus
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) Sony
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Adobe
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