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 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIM Blackberry
Rank 97 82 85
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing Blackberry 11 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.60% 0.74% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.01% 3.92% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Average daily rate £150 £112 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.52% -65.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £200 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £110.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-86.81% +1057.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
366 255 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.98% 18.87% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 137 139
Average daily rate £325 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 21
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £27.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Blackberry across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Blackberry Daily Rate Histogram 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 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -16 8 £105 -5.82% 4
Wakefield - - - - 1
Halifax - - - -
Blackberry
Yorkshire

Blackberry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
3 7 (30.43%) HTML5
4 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
4 6 (26.09%) jQuery
4 6 (26.09%) Java
4 6 (26.09%) OO
4 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
5 5 (21.74%) SOAP
5 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 5 (21.74%) PHP
5 5 (21.74%) MS Office
5 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (21.74%) PhoneGap
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) Migration
6 4 (17.39%) QNX
6 4 (17.39%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (17.39%) Sencha Touch
6 4 (17.39%) REST
6 4 (17.39%) Sencha
6 4 (17.39%) iPhone
6 4 (17.39%) Social Media
6 4 (17.39%) Ext JS
6 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
6 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
6 4 (17.39%) Web Services

Blackberry
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) IBM Notes
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.35%) CMS
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) WordPress
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) CATIA
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.35%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) DHCP
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
2 1 (4.35%) WLAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
1 5 (21.74%) PhoneGap
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Xcode
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Rollout Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Blackberry Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Implementation Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Android Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) HTML
1 7 (30.43%) HTML5
2 6 (26.09%) jQuery
3 5 (21.74%) SOAP
4 4 (17.39%) Web Services
4 4 (17.39%) Ext JS
4 4 (17.39%) REST
4 4 (17.39%) OpenGL
4 4 (17.39%) Sencha Touch
5 2 (8.70%) J2ME
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
1 4 (17.39%) 3D Graphics
1 4 (17.39%) iPhone
1 4 (17.39%) Social Media
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) PDA
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (17.39%) BlackBerry OS
5 3 (13.04%) Android
5 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.04%) VMS
5 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) OO
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) Android Development
4 2 (8.70%) Memory Management
5 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Content Management
5 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) OOP
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) PHP
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) VB
4 1 (4.35%) XAML
4 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) MCSA
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
2 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) XenApp
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
2 4 (17.39%) Lotus
2 4 (17.39%) QNX
2 4 (17.39%) Sencha
3 3 (13.04%) JD Edwards
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) Dell
4 2 (8.70%) LANDesk
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Symantec
5 1 (4.35%) Sony
5 1 (4.35%) AppSense
5 1 (4.35%) Kaspersky
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe
5 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya